A million reasons to visit the Star this autumn
As the seasons transition The Star Sydney brings an unmatched line up of autumn dining, sport and entertainment across the precinct.
Here are 10 of the best experiences taking place over the next three months:
Champagne and Caviar | Balla, BLACK Bar & Grill and Sokyo
Foodies looking for an indulgent experience can enjoy the exquisite pairing of champagne and caviar at The Star’s signature restaurants this autumn.
BLACK Bar & Grill
Step into BLACK Bar & Grill for one of the most enviable dining experiences in Sydney. Sip on Veuve Clicquot ‘La Grande Dame’ (glass $55 or bottle $400) and sample one or all dishes expertly prepared by Executive Chef Dany Karam, showcasing Siberian sturgeon caviar with smoked cod ($59), scampi caviar with scallop tortellini ($33) and Yarra Valley salmon caviar paired with salmon sashimi ($42).
The Star’s signature Italian restaurant Balla will delight guests with a three-course degustation menu created by Executive Chef Gabriele Taddeucci featuring some of Italy’s best caviar. Enjoy buckwheat blinis with lemon ricotta and traditional Italian oscietra caviar, acquerello risotto with scallops, champagne and classic Italian oscietra caviar and pan-roasted toothfish served with original Italian oscietra caviar, baby fennel and lemon consommé.
Dom Perignon Brut Cuvee (glass $45 or bottle $350).
Master of Japanese cuisine, Executive Chef Chase Kojima has designed two dishes with superbly fresh seafood including Japanese toro tartare, Tasmanian sea urchin sashimi and Calvisius Oscietra Caviar ($60), and panko fried Pacific oysters with katsuobushi sorbet served with Royal Sterling Caviar ($45). The house Sommelier has harmoniously matched the dishes with 2006 Dom Perignon Brut Cuvee (glass $45 or bottle $350) and NV Veuve Clicquot Rose (glass $20 or bottle $145).
For reservations phone 1800 700 700.
Zumbaron Day | Adriano Zumbo, 19 March 2017
Zumbaron Day is back! Dessert connoisseurs are invited to Adriano Zumbo’s patisserie at The Star to celebrate all things sweet on Sunday, 19 March – World Macaron Day. Expect dessert heaven, with more than 60 flavours of macarons, including the worshipped favourites through to the weird and whacky, for one day only.
Champagne Weekends at BLACK Bar & Grill | Saturdays & Sundays
Foodies can relish the much-adored Champagne Weekends at BLACK Bar & Grill throughout autumn and sample the restaurants signature fare while taking in the stunning harbour views. Enjoy a divine three-course weekend lunch matched with Perrier-Jouet Champagne for $135pp on Saturday and Sunday from 12.00pm to 2.30pm. For reservations phone 1800 700 700.
It’s the happiest of hours | Monday to Friday
Monday to Friday from 5.00pm to 7.00pm at 24/7 Sports Bar, Latitude, Cherry and Rock Lily.
Footy at Sydney’s home of sport
It’s game on at Sydney’s home of sport - 24/7 Sports Bar, with all the season’s best sporting action screened live and loud. Between the six mega screens, 50 LCD TVs and the 34-square metre LED screen, fans won’t miss a move. Watch the launch of the NRL and AFL footy season with an optimum stadium atmosphere or support the A-League, the FA Cup Finals and Doncaster Day as well as the usual crowd-pleasing suspects, the EPL and UFC, which will also be screened. Punters are also in with a chance to win a trip to the F1 Grand Prix with Red Bull in Melbourne.
Havana Nights at Marquee Nightclub | 4 March 2017
One of Australia’s most talented DJs, Havana Brown will grace the decks at Marquee Nightclub on Saturday, 4 March to play her best mashups, straight off the back of her Las Vegas residency. Doors open at 10.00pm and pre-event tickets are available at www.marqueesydney.com
The Bodyguard at Sydney Lyric Theatre | April 2017
The Bodyguard, the award-winning musical based on the smash-hit film by screenwriter Lawrence Kasdan, is coming to Sydney Lyric Theatre in April. Staring Australian pop sensation Paulini, the breathtaking romantic thriller is not to be missed and will feature a host of Whitney Houston's greatest hits. Previews begin on Friday, 21 April and tickets are priced from $89.90 via www.ticketmaster.com.au
The Tea Party live | The Star Event Centre, 21 April 2017
Experience the majesty of Canadian trio, The Tea Party in full flight as they rock The Star Event Centre with the Sydney Youth Orchestra for one night only on Friday 21 April from 8.00pm. Fans will be treated to the epic hits and fan favourites from the band’s impressive career. Tickets are priced from $100.80 via www.ticketek.com.au
Hit a high note at Rock Lily
Step into the spotlight for karaoke at Rock Lily on Monday nights, gather your friends for Trivia Tuesdays for your chance to win $300, listen to old school tunes at Throwback Thursdays or check-out Soul Nights on Friday nights for the ultimate hip hop and RnB hits. Open daily from 5.00pm to late.
Autumn racing carnival
It’s autumn racing season again and a day at the races deserves the perfect finish at The Star. As the official entertainment partner of the Australian Turf Club and a major sponsor of The Star Doncaster Mile, The Star is the ultimate post-race destination. Choose from more than 25 restaurant and bars to keep the partying going.
For more information about what’s on at The Star this autumn, please visit www.star.com.au/a-million-reasons-to-play or join the conversation at @thestarsydney
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About The Star Sydney:
The Star Sydney is Australia’s premier place to play. A sip of sparkling. A dozen freshly shucked oysters. Crisp white sheets and red carpet. Diamonds and spades. Gucci and gastronomy. Your day begins with luxury – where it ends is up to you. At The Star, we have just one mission –– to thrill. That’s why we have all-star chefs and restaurants, luxurious accommodation and high-end fashion, a sumptuous day spa, an amazing nightclub, and, of course, the world-class casino. It’s all yours for the taking, so will you? Come and play at The Star. www.star.com.au