Sydney, Australia

Tips from Oliver

This is a great option if you are looking for the basics to be included. If you are looking for more inclusions please select the VIP package.

The Ashes: Sydney: Essentials

First day of the 5th Test starts: 4th January 2018 

Relish a double dose of excitement as you celebrate New Year in Sydney and witness the finale of the 2017-18 Ashes Series. Surrounding the drama of the fifth and final Ashes Test, there is plenty of leisure time for you to enjoy some of the many fabulous experiences Sydney has to offer.

This package is carefully designed to create a memorable experience, focussing on the cricket but also including group functions, welcome drinks and essentials such as stadium transfers and a tour host throughout your stay. The tour features excellent, hand selected accommodation with upgraded match tickets guaranteeing a tour that will exceed all expectations.

Below is a sample itinerary but this can be tailor made to suit your specific requirements. There are a range of additional excursion options available to ensure your time in Australia is as memorable as can be. Please contact us for further information.

28 December 2017
Depart the UK from your chosen airport.

29 December 2017
In Transit.

30 December 2017
Arrive into Sydney and meet your tours hosts and fellow travellers. You will be transferred to the Rydges Central Sydney hotel where you will check in for 10 nights on a room only board basis.

31 December 2017
This evening you will be transferred to a local rooftop bar for a New Years Eve Party including drinks and food ensuring you bring in the New Year in style.

1 January 2018
Day at leisure.

2 January 2018
Day at Leisure.

3 January 2018
Day at Leisure.

Option to add an official Ashes function. These two hour events will feature former cricketing greats and special guest appearances. Hear about famous Ashes battles and preview the next instalment as each Ashes Test match is closely dissected and analysed. Cost – £89.00pp

4 January 2018
Australia VS England, Sydney Cricket Ground – 5th Test Day 1.

5 January 2018
Australia VS England, Sydney Cricket Ground – 5th Test Day 2.

6 January 2018
Australia VS England, Sydney Cricket Ground – 5th Test Day 3.

7 January 2018
Australia VS England, Sydney Cricket Ground – 5th Test Day 4.

8 January 2018
Australia VS England, Sydney Cricket Ground – 5th Test Day 5. This evening guests will enjoy a farewell dinner with your hosts and fellow travellers, giving chance to reflect on an excellent week of cricket.

9 January 2018
This morning you will check out and be transferred to Sydney airport for your flight home to the UK.

10 January 2018
Arrive in UK and make onward travel arrangements.

Hotel Information 

rydges hotel, Sydney, Australia

Rydges Hotel Central, Sydney
The centrally located Rydges Hotel is based on the fringe of Sydney Central Business District within walking distance to Oxford Street and Crown Street. All rooms come with deluxe beds and custom furnishings, as well as complimentary WI-FI access and large flat screen TV’s. The hotel also features an indoor pool, spa, 2 bars, 2 restaurants and a café. The hotel is located just 1.8KM from SCG.

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