Sydney Contemporary

Visitor Information

The next edition of Sydney Contemporary will be held at Carriageworks 8–11 September 2022 (Collector Preview 7 September). The Fair will welcome over 80 leading galleries, presenting the work of over 450 artists alongside an ambitious four day program of curated exhibitions, ground-breaking installations, performance art, tours and talks.


Tickets to Sydney Contemporary 2021 have been transferred to Sydney Contemporary, 8–11 September 2022. For enquiries relating to existing bookings, please contact Ticketek.

If you are having trouble contacting Ticketek, please email us at so that we can assist with your enquiry.

Tickets to Sydney Contemporary 2022 are on sale now via Ticketek.

Ticket Prices—


$36 / Advance $29

Opening Night—

$67.50 / Advance $57.50

Friday Night Art Night—

$57.50 / Advance $46

VIP Art Pass—

Advance $162.50


$26 / Advance $23

Junior (4 – 11 years)—


Infant (0 – 3 years)—



Door $33*

Dates & Times

Collector Preview
Wednesday 7 September 2022

Opening Night
Thursday 8 September 2022, 5.30pm – 9pm

Friday Night Art Night
Friday 9 September 2022, 5.30pm – 9pm

General Opening Hours
Thursday 8 September 2022, 11am – 5pm
Friday 9 September 2022, 11am – 5pm
Saturday 10 September 2022, 11am – 6pm
Sunday 11 September 2022, 11am – 5pm

Please note these are preliminary opening hours and may be subject to change. The venue will be cleared between 5pm – 5.30pm on Thursday and Friday evenings.

Getting There

Sydney Contemporary is held at Carriageworks – 245 Wilson Street, Eveleigh, Sydney. 

Redfern Station | 8 minute walk
Macdonaldtown Station | 10 minute walk
Newtown Station | 15 minute walk
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Nearest stop is at Codrington Street at City Road, approximately a 5 minute walk to Carriageworks.
Buses: 422, 423, 426, 428, 370, 352
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Carriageworks has wheelchair ramp and level access at all entrances. There is level access and disabled seating available in venues. Toilets are fully accessible.

The health and safety of everyone involved with the Fair is our priority. We are working closely with Carriageworks to ensure that Sydney Contemporary’s COVID Safety Plan meets the government guidelines intended to manage risks associated with the COVID-19 virus, and deliver a safe event. Please view the venue COVID Safety Plan here.


I purchased a ticket to Sydney Contemporary prior to the event being rescheduled to September 2022. What happens to my ticket?

Existing tickets will be transferred to the September 2022 dates and ticket holders will be contacted directly by Ticketek.

Any existing day tickets will be valid for that day on the new dates. For example, if you hold a ticket for Saturday 13 November 2021, your new ticket will be valid for Saturday 10 September 2022.

If you cannot make the rescheduled dates and would like to exchange your ticket or receive a refund, please click here to contact Ticketek directly. Due to an increased volume of inquiries, please allow up to 20 working days to receive a reply.

If you are having trouble contacting Ticketek, please email us at so that we can assist with your enquiry.


How do I get to the fair?

Sydney Contemporary (8–11 September 2022) takes place at Carriageworks, 245 Wilson St which is an 8 minute walk from Redfern Station, a 5 minute walk from Sydney University and a 7 minute walk from the Seymour Centre carpark.

Is Carriageworks an accessible venue?

Yes: Carriageworks is a fully accessible venue, with unisex accessible toilet. There is a wheelchair ramp at the main entrance at 245 Wilson Street, and level access at all entrances. Access from the car park is all on ground floor. All venues within the building have level access and wheelchairs can be booked at the Info Desk, free of charge, by visitors.

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