Sporting Events in Sydney between Feb 2017 and May 2017
Over the next few months sports fans from across the world will be flocking to Sydney for some of the fantastic sporting events.
From surfing through to cricket, and soccer to rowing, Sydney will be totally buzzing with a huge range of exciting sporting events.
If you are heading to Sydney to take in some of the sporting action then take the hassle out of arranging transport by opting for bus hire with a driver in Sydney. Offering a comfortable and easy way to travel, our friendly team will take care of the logistics so that you can get on with enjoying the trip.
Find out more about the upcoming sporting events in Sydney between Feb 2017 & May 2017 in our blog.
Australian Open of Surfing – 25 Feb to 5 Mar 2017
Some of the world’s best surfers will be competing at this exhilarating event hosted at Manly Beach. If you’re a surfing fanatic then there are few events in the surfing calendar that will eclipse this one. Temperatures will be high so you can enjoy the fantastic sunshine in a carnival-like atmosphere as surfers, skateboards and BMX professionals all head to Sydney.
With the 2020 Olympics on the horizon, the excitement has been building for Tokyo in 3 years time, when surfing and skateboarding are to be added to the sports programme. With this level of recognition in the sporting world, now is a great time to be a surfing and skateboarding fan and it sets the scene for the best Australian Open of Surfing to date.
Additionally, the 2017 Australian Open of Surfing brings the international debut of the Vans BMX Pro Cup series, adding to the already impressive list of events.
The Sydney 7s – 3 Feb to 5 Feb
Rugby 7s has been growing in popularity since being added to the 2016 Olympic programme. With the women’s Rugby Sevens Series champions Australia hosting this event, it will be interesting to see if anyone can challenge them at Moore Park this year.
People all over the world love Rugby 7s because it offers a faster paced game than the traditional 15-man game. With the added excitement and the chance to visit one of the most amazing cities in the world, the Sydney 7s is not to be missed if you’re a rugby fan. Whilst the athletes will be taking the event hugely seriously, the fans can relax and experience a fun-filled couple of days of getting dressed up in crazy costumes and heading to the many beer tents to keep well hydrated!
Volleyfest – 17 Mar to 26 Mar
With the amazing beaches that Australia boasts, it is hardly surprising that volleyball is such a popular sport. Volleyfest sees the giants of international volleyball compete on one of the most iconic beaches in the world at Manly.
As well as showing the Women’s World Tour Event, the Men’s 4 Nations Invitational and the Australian Beach Volleyball Finals, the event includes a schedule of exciting activities including fireworks displays and celebrity matches.
Sydney Carnival – 11 Mar to 15 Apr
Racing fans are treated to 6 weeks of races including the Longines Golden Slipper and The Championships. This event is regarded as Australia’s top racing event and takes place at the fantastic racecourses Randwick and Rosehill.
Attracting some of the best thoroughbreds in the world, Sydney Carnival is packed with exciting race events.
As you can see, Sydney is going to be packed with sports enthusiasts over the coming months so if you want to beat the crowds, find out more about our low cost bus hire with driver services so that you don’t have to worry about the trains being over-booked.
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