Darling Quarter Village Green (South)

Darling Quarter Village Green South
Adjacent to Harbour Street
Darling Harbour
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Map, showing Darling Quarter Village Green (South)

Enjoy a grassy escape in the heart of Sydney. Perfect for picnics, relaxing with friends, or watching a performance.

The Village Green South is located between Darling Quarter and Tumbalong Park adjacent to the Chinese Garden of Friendship.

The Village Green offers views of the promenade and Darling Quarter’s Luminous.

The location is best suited to events, public product displays, sampling, filming and photography.

Application and booking information

Appropriate use
  • Photography Photography
  • Product sampling Public product displays Product sampling Public product displays
  • Activations Activations
  • Events Events
  • Filming Filming
  • Public gathering space
  • Passive recreation
  • Established outdoor furniture and landscaping
  • Uneven or sloping ground
  • Pedestrian circulation and amenity of the promenade users
  • Cumulative impact of temporary events on public access and use of the lawn area
  • The condition of the turf
  • Location of any underground services
  • Amenity of Darling Quarter’s tenants
  • Limited power access
  • Surface

    Grass and landscaped gardens 

  • Toilets

    Within Darling Quarter and Liverpool Street pedestrian area (including accessible toilets)

  • Pedestrian access
    Pedestrian access

    Darling Harbour Promenade, through the Darling Quarter Civic Connector, Liverpool Street and Bathurst Street

  • Vehicle access
    Vehicle access

    Via Liverpool Street

  • Parking

    Darling Quarter car park, Harbourside car park (access from Murray Street, Pyrmont) and the ICC Sydney car park

  • Power

    240v – 10 amp single phase

  • Water

    Potable water available

In addition to general standards/criteria, the proposed event must:

  • Not obstruct pedestrian access
  • Maintain a 1.5 metre set back from promenades and footpaths for the purpose of pedestrian flow
  • Protect the amenity of public realm users and adjoining properties (e.g Darling Quarter), in terms of event orientation, noise, lighting and environmental impacts
  • Not use pegs or stakes to secure items to the grassed area.