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IFEA World Festival And Event City Award : IFEA World Festival And Event City Award
Venue Estimated Capacity Indoor/outdoor Example of event/festival City of Sydney Central Business District (various outdoor spaces) n/a Outdoor Sydney Festival First Night The Domain (Parkland) 90,000 Outdoor Movie Extra Tropfest, World Youth Day 2009 Royal Botanical Gardens n/a Outdoor St George Openair Cinema Centennial Park 38,000 Outdoor World Youth Day 2008 1,500 (Customs Hall) 400 (Cargo Hall) Indoor Rosemount Australian Fashion Week ES Marks Field, Centennial Park 8,000 Outdoor/Indoor Track and Field Parramatta Park 80,000 Outdoor Sydney Festival First Night – A.R. Rahman Concert Hyde Park n/a Outdoor Festival First Night, Crave Sydney International Food Festival - Night Noodle Market Australian Technology Park, Conference and Exhibition Centre 5,000 (exhibition hall) Indoor Capitol Theatre 2,094 Indoor Wicked, Mary Poppins Lyric Theatre Star City 2,080 Indoor World Premiere of Dr Zhivago, Hairspray Theatre Royal 1,183 Indoor Jersey Boys CarriageWorks 1,500 (foyer) Outdoor/Indoor Derby Day Sydney Cup day, World youth Day Papal Mass 272 – 800 (Theatres) Indoor Sydney Children’s Festival Golden Slipper – World’s richest 2 year old race Australian camping and Caravan Show 15,000 (Showring) 1,800 (Forum Hall) Outdoor/Indoor Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Closing Party Overseas Passenger Terminal 1,500 (Customs Hall) Outdoor/Indoor Horse Racing 400 (Cargo Hall) Indoor Mercedes Benz Australian Fashion Week Miracle Mile China Town n/a Outdoor Chinese New Year Festival Parade Luna Park 2950 Outdoor/Indoor Venue Estimated Capacity Indoor/outdoor Example of event/festival Art Gallery of New South Wales 1000 Inside Sydney International Art Series (The First Emperor - China’s Terracotta Army in 2010/11, Picasso in 2011/12) Museum of Contemporary Art 750 Inside Sydney International Art Series (Annie Liebovtiz – A Photographer’s Life 1995 – 2005), Vivid Creative Sydney Dee Why Beach n/a Outdoor Commonwealth Bank Beachley Classic (Surfing) – richest female surfing ecvent in the world Bondi Beach n/a Outdoor Sculpture by the Sea Eastern Creek International Raceway 100,000 Outdoor/Indoor Street Machine Supernats A1s Royal Randwick Racecourse 45,000 Outdoor/Indoor Sydney Carnival (David Jones Australian Derby Day),World youth Day Papal Mass Rosehill Gardens Racecourse 35,000 Outdoor/Indoor Sydney Carnival (AAMI Golden Slipper Day – World’s richest 2 year old race) Newmarket Outdoor/Indoor Sydney Carnival (Inglis Australian Easter Yearling Sale) Fox studios entertainment quarter including Horden Pavilion and Hall of Industries 15,000 (Showring) 1,800 (Forum Hall) Outdoor/Indoor Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras Closing Party, Masterchef Live Canterbury Racecourse 20,000 Outdoor/Indoor Horse Racing Menangle Park Paceway 15,000 Outdoor/Indoor Miracle Mile Harold Park Paceway 15,000 Outdoor/Indoor Harness Racing Sydney Town Hall Approx. 3000 across all inside venues Indoor Mercedes-Benz Fashion Festival Sydney SECTION I SuppOrt MAteriAl 1: SYDNEY’S PRImARY INDOOR AND OuTDOOR FESTIVAL AND EVENT VENuES CONTINuED SECTION I SuppOrt MAteriAl 1: SYDNEY’S PRImARY INDOOR AND OuTDOOR FESTIVAL AND EVENT VENuES CONTINuED 108 | IFEA WORLD FESTIVAL AND EVENT CITY AWARD | 109