Wild scenes at Vivid Sydney as a whole lot of terrified revellers are caught in ‘crowd crush’

Pageant-goers on the Vivid Sydney gentle present have been left terrified after they had been caught in a ‘crowd crush’ at Round Quay. 

A whole bunch of individuals had been left trapped for as much as half-hour close to the abroad passenger terminal after a drone present ended at 9.10pm on Saturday. 

NSW Law enforcement officials reportedly eliminated steel boundaries to let the gang go away the realm from all instructions as folks pushed their manner out of lifeless ends. 

‘I felt like I used to be going to die,’ one attendee instructed Every day Mail Australia. 

‘It was terrifying. All it could have taken was only one particular person pushing too onerous or for somebody to fall over for the state of affairs to have catastrophic penalties. 

‘There was no type of crowd management. It was stunning and clearly poorly managed. 

Pageant-goers on the Vivid Sydney gentle present have been left terrified after they had been caught in a ‘crowd crush’ at Round Quay (pictured)

‘Individuals had been barging via the consuming areas to try to discover their manner out of the gang. One of many ladies sitting all the way down to eat stated individuals who got here to the restaurant had been leaving as a result of so many individuals had been within the alfresco space. 

‘It is unhappy that companies had been dropping cash when Vivid is designed to carry enterprise to the CBD. We determined to maintain pushing via the gang till we had been at a lane manner and had been capable of bail out after which we went dwelling.’

One other attendee, who posted pictures of the chaos to X, expressed outrage on the ‘completely harmful scenes at Vivid pageant’ on Saturday. 

‘After the 9.10pm drone present completed, there was a crowd crush beginning to occur by the abroad passenger terminal,’ they wrote. 

‘Police needed to step in to take away boundaries due to how severe it was.’

The poster stated the ‘folks administration’ on the gentle present was ‘very poor’. 

‘For instance folks flowing into lifeless ends just like the meals vans close to the passenger terminal entrance and needed to flip again,’ they added. 

An attendee who posted photos of the chaos to X (pictured) expressed outrage at the 'absolutely dangerous scenes at Vivid festival' on Saturday night

An attendee who posted pictures of the chaos to X (pictured) expressed outrage on the ‘completely harmful scenes at Vivid pageant’ on Saturday evening

Crowds are pictured gathering at Circular Quay near George Street

Crowds are pictured gathering at Round Quay close to George Avenue

One other lady stated Vivid workers had been failing to direct the gang out of the chaos. 

‘We waited one hour standing to see 10 mediocre drone formations and a bunch of adverts. And took us half-hour to only go away the spot,’ she stated.

‘We needed to get on high of the grass bedding to keep away from the crowded half. It is half a meter excessive however we’ve got child and aged. 

‘Within the crowd there are child lower than a 12 months outdated crying. At the same time as an grownup I felt pushed round. Very very badly organised. Do not advocate.’

At 8:30pm, Vivid Sydney posted an replace to X warning giant crowds had been being skilled on the drone present and that guests ought to keep away from Round Quay. 

‘The present may even be live-streamed at Tumbalong Park in Darling Harbour on the large display and on the Vivid Sydney Fb web page,’ the replace stated. 

One other attendee trying to catch public transport dwelling after the frenzy stated Sydney trains had been at capability by 11pm on Saturday. 

‘It occurs yearly and but no classes are learnt. Why does this occur? Shall I ship you a reminder in 2025?’ the person posted to X. 

Every day Mail Australia has contacted Vivid Sydney and NSW Police for remark.  

At 8:30pm, Vivid Sydney posted an update to X warning the event was experiencing large crowds for the drone show and to avoid the area.

At 8:30pm, Vivid Sydney posted an replace to X warning the occasion was experiencing giant crowds for the drone present and to keep away from the realm.

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