Discover Sydney: Opera House Tour (SOLD OUT)

Thursday 12 March, 11:15am – 2:30pm
Meet in front of ActivateHQ
UTS Building 1, Level 3

Sorry, there are no spaces available left in this competition.


Uncover the stories, history, and magic of the Sydney Opera House with a guided tour inside the iconic landmark. Take a stroll through the Royal Botanic Gardens before heading to the Opera House. Impress your friends with knowledge as you learn how Jørn Utzon beat 232 architects in the international design contest to design the Sydney Opera House. Visit areas that are usually off-limits to the public and take photos from rare vantage points.

Important Information

What to wear?
Wear comfortable walking shoes and sun protection.

What to bring?
Bring your UTS student ID card, Opal card, water, and sunscreen. Food is not included, so please eat before the event.

Where to meet?
Meet us in front of ActivateHQ (UTS Building 1, Level 3), and we will travel to the Opera House as a group.

Running late or lost?
If you are running late to this event or lost, please contact the tour leader (phone number provided closer to the day) or message us on the ActivateUTS Facebook page.

Getting home
After the event, you can stay in the area or make your own way home. You can plan your trip here:

Terms and conditions

  • 1 ticket per person
  • Current UTS students only
  • No refunds
  • Transfers may be permitted if you are no longer able to attend. You must email with reasoning at least 5 business days prior to the event to initiate the transfer process. It is under the discretion of ActivateUTS to approve your request.
  • On-selling of tickets without ActivateUTS’ approval is prohibited.
  • Your UTS student ID card will be checked on arrival to ensure that it matches ActivateUTS’ event attendance list.
  • By participating in the ActivateUTS Discover Sydney program, you will be doing so by personal choice and at your own risk. You accept that ActivateUTS, its Board or its officers shall not be held liable to any extent whatsoever for any injuries or damages sustained by you arising out of or in connection with your participation in the proposed activity.
  • Photography and videography will be captured at this event and may be used for marketing and promotional purposes by ActivateUTS and UTS. If you do not wish to have your photo or video taken, please inform the photographer and/or videographer, and step out of the shot.

By purchasing a ticket, you acknowledge that you have read, understood and agreed to all terms and conditions stated by ActivateUTS.