Picnic in The Park
Guys, we made it. Spring is here and if you’re fully vaccinated and live within 5km of Darling Harbour you can now enjoy picnics in the parks!
We’re talking sunshine, freshly-baked pastries, specialty coffee, endless tasty takeaway meal options and guaranteed good times. Just bring a blanket and some buddies, plonk yourselves in a circle and enjoy! To help you get out and safely enjoy your liberty we’ve also come up with a guide to the best takeaway bites and drinks available nearby.
To make the most of our public spaces as we ease out of restrictions, consumption of alcohol is now permitted in these parks during daylight hours each day:
After the year we’ve had we think you’ve earnt a refreshment! Please enjoy and drink responsibly.
Where to get Takeaway Drinks
12 noon - 7pm Daily
From Margaritas to Mojitos and everything in between, order your takeaway cocktails from Blue Fish Restaurant starting from just $14.50 (Menu includes classic cocktails and daily specials). Plus, turn an ordinary picnic into something special with Blue Fish Restaurants Giant Seafood Platters to share. There's two options available including cold and hot seafood platters.
4pm – 9pm Fridays & Saturdays
Before you picnic, pop into Hurricane's and pick up some of their refreshing cocktails to add to your basket. They have three yummy flavours available including Jungle Juice (banana & passionfruit based), Pretty in Pink (watermelon based) and your Traditional Margarita. $45 each and have three servings per bottle.
Nakano Darling offers a wide range of Japanese beers, sake and highballs available for takeaway as well as tasty top notched fried chicken, noodles and gyozas to go with them.
With the warmer weather and bucket loads of sunshine, it's time to swap your dining table for a picnic blanket and take an organic dose of vitamin D with your next meal. Here's all the eateries within walking distance of Tumbalong Park that are perfect for pinicking:
Grab a coffee and a sweet treat from one of these retailers to enjoy while you kick back, relax and bask in the warmth of the sunshine while catching up with friends: