NYE18 at Barangaroo Reserve Terms and Conditions of entry

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  1. By purchasing tickets for, and attending NYE18 at Barangaroo Reserve (NYE18), all attendees agree to these terms and conditions and to follow the directions of the Barangaroo Delivery Authority (the Authority) at all times. Any parent or guardian of a minor attending NYE18 acknowledges and agrees the following matters, on their own behalf and on behalf of the minor.
  2. The area of the event is restricted to Barangaroo Reserve (NYE18 area). The time period of the event is 6:00pm on 31 December 2018 to 12.45am on 1 January 2019.
  3. Fireworks are presented by the City of Sydney. The Authority is not responsible for and will not issue refunds in the event that the fireworks are cancelled by City of Sydney or in the event of bad weather.
  4. At the point of entry, attendees will be subject to bag searches and enhanced security screening before entering the NYE18 area. Attendees must also comply with any other request for bag searches made by the Authority in the NYE18 area.
  5. Attendees must produce identification (a Passport, Australian Driver’s Licence, International Driver’s Licence or Adult Proof of Age card) prior to any alcohol purchase and on collection of pre-purchased wine.
  6. As attendees are entering Licensed Premises, all attendees acknowledge and agree that:
  • intoxicated persons will not be permitted entry;
  • persons in possession of liquor will not be permitted entry;
  • checking procedures will apply to prevent people entering with liquor;
  • intoxicated persons will be removed from the NYE18 area; and
  • persons supplying liquor to minors will be reported to NSW Police
  1. Attendees must NOT bring the following items into the NYE18 area:
  • alcohol;
  • any illicit substances;
  • any beverage that is not sealed;
  • glassware or breakable containers;
  • hard eskies or any soft esky larger than 20 litre capacity;
  • knives (other than small picnicware) or laser pointers;
  • umbrellas above 50cm in length, camera tripods, tarps, tents, shade structures, tables, milk crates or chairs (other than low line beach chairs);
  • fireworks, sparklers, open flames including candles;
  • BBQs and cooking equipment;
  • balls, frisbees, skateboards, scooters, rollerblades, bicycles, kites and drones;
  • pets other than assistance dogs; and
  • any item which is illegal or which the Authority considers dangerous, or could cause nuisance or offence.

Restricted items will be confiscated.

  1. NYE18 is a smoke free event. Attendees must not smoke except within designated smoking areas. These areas will be signposted.
  2. The Authority may refuse any person entry to the NYE18 area, and may require any person to immediately leave the NYE18 area, where required for safety reasons, if the person refuses to relinquish restricted items or where the person is intoxicated, engaging in behaviour which the Authority deems to be anti-social or dangerous or otherwise fails to comply with these terms and conditions.
  3. Persons under the age of 18 must be accompanied and supervised by an adult parent or guardian at all times.
  4. Attendees agree to waive, release and discharge the Authority from any claim arising from purchasing tickets for or attending NYE18.
  5. Attendees agree that they may be photographed and/or filmed. The images and/or film may be used for future promotional purposes related to Barangaroo, without further request for consent or payment of any fee.
  6. No pass outs will be issued once attendees have entered the NYE18 area.
  7. Refunds will not be issued for a change of mind or incorrect purchase and the Ticketek terms and conditions of sale apply.
  8. The Authority is not responsible for any involvement in the event by third parties, such as NSW Police.
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