Need a quick break from the bustle of the city, a spot to meet friends after work or a great day out with the family? Darling Quarter is the place!
If you’re looking for things to do in Sydney, visiting Darling Quarter should top of your list. This modern cultural precinct near the waterfront in Darling Harbour is packed with some of the best bars, restaurants, entertainment and activities in the city.
This is a good place to be if you’re hungry, with a diverse and exciting line-up of restaurants, bars and eateries to choose from. For authentic, homestyle Thai, visit Nok Nok Thai Eating House. Or if you’re looking for something quick and healthy, why not try the comforting Japanese food at Umi Sushi + Udon or a barista-made coffee and a sammy at the Social Quarter?
When the kids are in tow, treat them to one of Australia’s most epic playgrounds - one of the best things to do with kids in Sydney. It’s got a 21 metre flying fox, water games and a climbing rope set over a huge area all designed for maximum fun. There are also two permanent free-to-use ping pong tables in the centre of Darling Harbour, ideal for active office lunch breaks and tournaments with the kids.
At night, Darling Quarter lights up thanks to Luminous, the largest interactive LED light display in the world. With 557 lights set across the facade of the building overlooking Darling Quarter, you can sit back and watch or on Friday and Saturday pop down to the village green and control the entire display via two interactive consoles.
Park at Darling Quarter from just $5
Whether you're coming to Darling Quarter for work or a fun day out with the family, you'll conveniently find affordable and secure parking accessible from Harbour Street.
Play all day
Water games, climbing ropes, swings, slides and flying foxes will keep toddlers and teens entertained for hours.
It's fun, thrilling and best of all free!