05 Mar 2024

Things to do in Darling Harbour this Easter Long Weekend

Woohoo - it’s a long weekend! You’ve got four full days to pack with family fun, eating and drinking, harbour views and sunshine right here in Darling Harbour.
Things to do in Darling Harbour this Easter Long Weekend

From Thursday afternoon, the Easter long weekend begins and you’ve got more than four full days of glorious freedom to enjoy.

Fill your four days with fun and a visit to Sydney’s favourite harbourside precinct. There are so many things to do in Darling Harbour this Easter that choosing is the hardest part

Family Fun in Darling Harbour

Got the kids in tow? Keep them entertained and have a little fun yourself with these family friendly Easter long weekend events.

Darling Harbour Children's Playground
This is a big call but we’re pretty confident that Darling Harbour’s gigantic children’s playground is the best in Australia! It’s guaranteed to keep the kids entertained for hours and it’s surrounded by some of Sydney’s best eating and drinking.
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Discover The Chinese Garden of Friendship
Trade the city's clamor for serenity! The Easter long weekend beckons. Explore the enchanting Chinese Garden of Friendship, a tranquil oasis right in Darling Harbour. Lush greenery, serene ponds, and ornate pavilions await.
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IMAX Sydney
Immerse yourself in a Hollywood blockbuster this Easter long weekend! The brand new IMAX Sydney boasts a giant screen, crystal-clear projection, and state-of-the-art sound, making it the perfect place to catch the latest releases in ultimate comfort. So grab your popcorn, settle into a plush recliner, and experience the magic of movies at Darling Harbour.
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Maritime Museum school holiday fun
A visit to the National Maritime Museum offers guaranteed fun this Easter long weekend with a mysterious treasure hunt, interactive workshops, working vessels that you can board and explore and dozens of fascinating exhibits. You can even sail the high seas with a Twilight trip on Duyfken, a full replica of the first European ship to reach Australian in 1606.
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Free Kid's Yoga
Long weekends can be a little chaotic for families and free kids’ yoga is the perfect solution! The 30-minute classes run every Friday in Darling Quarter and are a great opportunity for you and your little ones to slow down, breathe and connect with your bodies, guided by expert instructor Dannielle Connor.
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Darling Harbour’s top 10 seafood restaurants

Easter is a time to put your feet up, soak in the sunshine and treat yourself. There’s no better way to do that than with a luxury ocean feast at one of Darling Harbour’s best seafood restaurants!