Hens Party Ideas Sydney

Hens Party Ideas Sydney Edition: 14+ Ideas to help you plan the best hen party for the classy bride and bridal party in your life!

So you’re the person the bride trusts most to provide her with hens party ideas in Sydney - congratulations! 

Obviously, you want to do the best by your bride-to-be bestie and you’ve probably shopped around for some inspo and ended up here. Well, you’ve come to the right place!

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If you’ve been busting your guts trying to find hens party ideas in Sydney that appeal to big or small groups, fussy friends, that cousin who says “no” to everything, or you’re lucky enough that mates that (unhelpfully) say they “don’t mind what they do”, we can help you out.

Here’s our list of hens party ideas in Sydney that you can use to please just about anybody. Read on to find out more! 

And just so you know - nobody pays us to be featured on this list. They’re just our recommendations to you, so you can discover the best places and things to do in Sydney.

Best Hens Party Ideas Sydney For Classy Brides

Do a Treasure Hunt Through Sydney CBD

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If you have to factor in a few mums (or dads!) into your hens party ideas in Sydney, this is a daytime activity that everyone will love.

Trails like these take you and your hen's party on a journey to uncover hidden gems and landmarks across the CBD, solving puzzles and challenges along the way. It's a fun, engaging way to explore Sydney, encouraging teamwork and offering plenty of laughs and interesting discoveries. Besides, you can dress up (maybe theme it around the bride?) and get plenty of steps in, perfect for energetic and history-loving brides-to-be.

PSST: Recommended rest stops along the way come included (bars and cafés) so you don’t even need to plan them in advance! Handy, if you’re always debating where to eat or drink…

Solve a Murder Mystery in the CBD

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Anyone else’s girlfriends obsessed with true crime podcasts and scaring themselves with horrific documentaries right before bedtime? Surely it’s not just us…

Transform your hen's party into a team of detectives with a murder mystery experience in Sydney's CBD! "Death on the Rocks" immerses you in a thrilling (and thankfully fictional) storyline, where you'll solve clues and unravel a murder mystery. 

With the digital help of the legendary Sherlock Holmes, you and your hens will have to decode speech, decipher clues and figure out the root of this bizarre story. This activity combines the excitement of a game with the intrigue of a whodunit, perfect for those looking for an interactive and memorable adventure.

Pamper The Hens and Bride To Be at Zen Day Spa (Potts Point) 

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Weddings are great fun but let’s face it, the lead-up is exhausting. From trying on outfits to organising everyone’s whereabouts, the bride (and the Maid of Honour) can be left feeling pretty stressed out before the Big Day even arrives. 

That’s why we recommend escaping to Zen Day Spa at Potts Point for a tranquil retreat. 

Perfect for a hen's party looking for relaxation, the spa offers a variety of treatments including massages, facials, and body scrubs, all designed to rejuvenate and pamper in a serene setting. It's an oasis of calm in the heart of Sydney, ideal for pre-wedding relaxation - and they have a few pre-made hens packages to choose from as well.

Attend a Calligraphy Workshop with Nikki Design Co

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Inject some creativity into your hens party in Sydney and relax your mind at the same time with a calligraphy workshop with Nikki!

Nikki Design Co is a fabulous local business that turns “handwriting” into a creative experience, activity or lifelong hobby! 

Workshops are held at Clock On/Off Cafe and Studio in Tempe, NSW (just 12 minutes from Wolli Creek train station) and you and your fellow hens are invited to create personalised invitations, thank-you notes or even create bespoke keepsakes as a reminder of the day spent together.

As a unique and creative way to spend a hen's party in Sydney, a few hours under Nikki’s careful instruction is not just a chance to learn a beautiful skill but also a wonderful opportunity for bonding before the Big Day!

Indulge in a Mindful and Active Beach Yoga Session with Victory Yoga

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Stress is the uninvited guest to a wedding who always seems to show up. Wanna know how to get rid of them? Contact Val at Victory Yoga

As the name suggests, AcroYoga is a combination of acrobatics and yoga - perfect for hens in need of a stretch, some belly laughs and heaps of fresh air. 

But it’s also more than that. Under the careful but comforting supervision of Val (who is an absolute treasure, btw), you and the girls will take part in a dynamic yoga practice suitable for all ages and abilities - all while looking at some of the world’s most beautiful beaches.

Let Bondi and Manly beaches set the scene for a unique hen's party experience in Sydney that leaves everyone feeling calm, confident and collected ahead of the bride’s Big Day.

More Classy Hens Party Ideas Sydney

Have a Girls’ Gaming Sesh at B. Lucky and Sons

Looking for hens party ideas in Sydney that ignite a competitive spark? This idea is for you.

For a hen's party with a gamified twist, B. Lucky and Sons offers an arcade paradise. Located in the heart of Sydney, this venue blends nostalgia with novelty, featuring classic and new arcade games. If decorating is your vibe, you can also bring some balloons along and get the party started - just let them know beforehand and you’ll be grand. 

Challenge your friends, enjoy some friendly competition, and indulge in unique cocktails and snacks (our favourite is the Boozy Bubble Tea but it’s super hard to pick a flavour!).

Head to The Rook Rooftop Bar for Classy Cocktails

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Elevate your hen's party ideas in Sydney at The Rook, a rooftop bar known for its exquisite cocktails. 

Nestled amongst Sydney's skyscrapers, The Rook provides a chic, urban escape with a laid-back vibe - perfect for low-key hens who are all about enjoying incredible drinks in good company.

The inventive drinks and gourmet menu make it a top choice for celebrating in style - besides, the interior design here is amazing (it kinda looks like a secret garden!), meaning you’ll get some fantastic pics with the bride-to-be.

Enjoy a Fancy Afternoon Tea With at QVB

Nothing says "classy hen's party" quite like a fancy high tea - and where better to have it than the fanciest (and arguably most iconic) venue in the city? 

Savour a selection of finely crafted teas, delicate sandwiches, scones with clotted cream and jam, and an assortment of pastries with an Afternoon Tea at Sydney’s iconic QVB. This ideal way to indulge in tradition and luxury will create a serene and classy atmosphere for celebrating - perfect for classy brides-to-be with a taste for the finer things in life.

Sing Your Heart Out at Goros Japanese Bar with Karaoke


Get the girls belting out their favourite tunes by taking them out for a karaoke session! 

Goros Japanese Bar is the perfect venue for hens who love a sing-song (and between us, incredible Japanese food and drinks). 

With private karaoke rooms, an extensive song list, and a menu of delicious Japanese food and inventive drinks, it's the ideal spot to let loose, laugh, and sing your heart out with your closest friends. 

Get Close up and Cuddly With Australia’s Iconic Wildlife at Taronga Zoo

I can’t think of a single event that isn’t made better with the presence of animals, and if your bride is an animal lover too, you can’t go wrong with this hens party idea in Sydney. 

Of course, “just” going to the zoo is an awesome day out, but you can elevate your experience as hens by going on the Nura Diya tour, which offers an intimate look at native Australian animals up close. It's an adventure that combines fun, education, and unforgettable encounters with Australia's beautiful wildlife. 

Experience a Different Kind of G+T on a Gin Tour at Sydney Opera House


Discover the art of gin-making with a twist at the Sydney Opera House. Their exclusive gin tour, in collaboration with Archie Rose, offers insights into the distilling process, complemented by tastings of fine gins. 

It's a sophisticated and cultural experience that combines history, the pleasures of gin and one of Sydney’s most iconic landmarks.

Grab Some Fancy Food + Drinks at Woolwich Pier Hotel

Next on our list of hens party ideas in Sydney is a favourite venue of mine.

Woolwich Pier Hotel, with its stunning harbour views and elegant ambiance, is a fabulous spot for a hen's party. Not only does it offer amazing food and drink, but it’s also possible to make it budget-friendly. Most nights of the week there’ll be some kind of deal or theme (is it acceptable to eat a Schnitty at a hens party? Asking for a friend), so be sure to check those out before booking in! 

Their menu of sophisticated dishes and creative cocktails, coupled with the chic, relaxed setting, ensures a delightful dining experience. It's a great choice for those seeking a mix of luxury and comfort - and trust me, those drinks really are amazing. 

Gather The Girls for a Surfing Lesson at Bondi Beach

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Catch waves and create memories with a group surfing lesson at Bondi Beach!

Tailored for hen's parties, a surf lesson is a fun, active, and completely different way to celebrate. No matter your skill level, learning to surf with your besties by your side promises laughter, thrills, and maybe even a new hobby.

Feast Your Eyes and Belly at Govindas Cinema

Combine dinner and a movie at Govindas Cinema for a relaxed and enjoyable hen's party. 

Start with a feast of vegetarian dishes in their buffet, then recline in the comfy cinema seats to watch a selection of the latest films or cult classics. Prepped with comfy lounge chairs and throws, it's a cosy, laid-back option for hens looking for a night of good food and entertainment.

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So there you have it - 14 of the best hen party ideas Sydney has to offer.

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