Group of people climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge to see Vivid from the summit

The Vivid Climb

Experience the brilliance of Vivid Sydney from the top of Sydney! 27 May to 18 June 2022.

The climb path
360° Views
360° Views
3.5 HOURS AND 2.5 Hours
3 Hours
1,332 STEPS

Exclusively DURING VIVID SYDNEY 2022

27 MAY - 18 JUNE 2022

See Sydney shine bright as you climb to the top of the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge, and enter a spectacular world of colour and light from a unique and unbeatable vantage point.

The Vivid Sydney Climb runs from Thursdays to Mondays, during Vivid Sydney 2022. The first Climb departing each afternoon will reach the Summit just in time to witness the big “lights-on” moment - a sight of Sydney you’ll never forget!

Climbers can witness the dazzling display of light sculptures and grand-scale projections beamed across the city’s world famous landmarks, from 134 metres high above the installations around Sydney Harbour.  


Thanks to our refreshing partnership with Hendrick's Gin, all Vivid Sydney Climbers can enjoy a delicious post-Climb drink in our Hendrick's Gin Celebration Bar! The perfect way to celebrate Vivid Sydney and toast to an unforgettable experience. We'll Cheers to that!



We'd like to remind all Climbers that prior to climbing you will be breathalysed and must have a blood-alcohol reading below 0.05 (the same as if you're driving). Head over to our pre-Climb checklist for more details.

The post-Climb drink offered will be a Hendrick’s and Fever-Tree Tonic with a cucumber garnish. Alcohol will be served to guests aged 18 years and over only. Those not of legal age to drink will be offered a non-alcoholic version. Minors must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times while inside the bar. Minimum age to Climb is 8 years. 

A message from our friend's at Hendrick's: Drink the unusual responsibly!

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photography tour & masterclass - 2 hour vivid  sydney sessions

As well as Climbing the Bridge during Vivid Sydney, we have an amazing opportunity for photography enthusiasts to get above all the Vivid action and capture its magic from the Bridge's South-East Pylon in partnership with esteemed landscape photographer and Fujifilm Australia Ambassador Glenn McKimmin, Limited availability!

pylon & Picasso - vivid  sydney special

If photography isn't your thing, we've also partnered with Pinot & Picasso, Australia’s #1 paint and sip experience to bring Sydneysiders special Vivid Sydney Pylon & Picasso session. Join us on Sunday 29 May for a painting experience like no other atop the beloved Sydney Harbour Bridge's South-East Pylon (87 metres above sea level) during Vivid Sydney!


additional savings!


dine & discover nsw Save up to $250 by redeeming one, or all of your 5 x $50 Parents NSW Vouchers when booking your BridgeClimb experience! You can redeem online, by phone or in-person. See our Parents NSW Vouchers page for more details.  

parents nsw vouchers


dine & discover nsw Save $25 by redeeming one of your Discover NSW vouchers when booking your BridgeClimb experience! One voucher valid per person, which can be redeemed online, or by phone or at check-in. See our Dine & Discover offer page for more details.  

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Our flexible booking options allow unlimited date or time changes, up to 14 days prior to your original climb booking, for a period of three years. See our terms and conditions for full details.


Climb as a group - corporate & team bookings

Did you know that you and your team can climb together during Vivid Sydney? Teams of 10, or more, will receive special group pricing.  Contact our Corporate & Events team to enquire about a group booking today! 

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BridgeClimb climbers ascending the Sydney Harbour Bridge during Vivid Sydney
view of Vivid light festival from the Sydney Harbour Bridge
  • Fully guided climb to the Summit with Bridge and Sydney history commentary and uninterrupted views of the Vivid City lights!
  • Commemorative Certificate of Achievement
  • BridgeClimb cap
  • Complimentary post-Climb drink in our Hendrick's Gin Celebration Bar!


  • Can children climb?
  • What can I expect when I climb with my children (8 to 15 years)?
  • Can seniors climb?
  • Can people with a fear of heights climb?
  • Can pregnant women climb?
  • What are the climbing conditions on the Bridge?
  • Can I take a camera or video camera?

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Afterpay and Zip allow you to purchase a BridgeClimb experience today and pay for it over 4 equal fortnightly payments, or flexible payments. There’s no interest or fees! Simply select ‘Afterpay’ or “Zip” as your preferred payment method during checkout and we will see you atop the Sydney Harbour Bridge soon!

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