What's On
From cocktails to culture-fests

What's On

There’s always something exciting going on at Darling Harbour. Whip out your diary and get ready to pencil in some of Sydney’s most exciting events, from art exhibitions and concerts to boat shows and film festivals.
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Fireworks
Fire up the fun with a spectacular fireworks display in Cockle Bay.
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26
Dec
05
Feb
Summerific 23
Darling Harbour is the hottest place to be this summer with a massive lineup of exciting events!
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21
Jan
05
Feb
Lunar New Year
Have a hopping good time celebrating the Year of the Rabbit with Darling Harbour’s epic festivities!
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21
Jan
05
Feb
Lunar New Year at the Garden
Immerse yourself in Chinese culture with the Garden's Lunar New Year celebrations featuring lion dancing, tea ceremonies, brush painting workshops and lots more.
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19
Jan
05
Feb
Lunar New Year at Darling Square
Come and celebrate the Year of the Rabbit at Darling Square!
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16
Dec
05
Feb
Pixar Putt Mini Golf
Get ready to kick some serious putt when Pixar Putt returns to Darling Harbour this December.
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Friends of the Garden annual memberships
The Chinese Garden is a peaceful, beautiful sanctuary in the heart of bustling Sydney. Become a Friend of the Garden to unlock unlimited visits for a year, or reward your staff and build culture with a corporate membership.
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19
Jan
22
Feb
Sweet Summer
It’s time to catch up with friends to toast the new year against a spectacular sunset (we can call it New Year until at least mid-February right?) and capture a million pics of your bronzed and highlighted self.
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02
Dec
05
Feb
Season opens 19 Nov
Australian Geographic: Our Country
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Australia as you’ve never seen before.
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21
Jan
05
Feb
Lion Dances
Catch a traditional Lion Dance roaming around Darling Harbour this Lunar New Year.
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05
Feb
Queen by Candlelight
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Featuring a star-studded cast of singers from London’s West End, this epic production celebrates the music of the biggest rock band ever - Queen!
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06
Feb
Monday 6 February 2023, 7.30pm
Meat Loaf by Candlelight
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This concert will feature some of the most iconic songs of all time including Anything for Love, Bat Out of Hell, Two Out of Three Ain't Bad, Dead Ringer for Love and many more!
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09
Feb
Powerhouse Late: Film
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Enjoy a mix of feature and short films including Krystal Klairvoyant, a camp realisation of the magical divine created for TikTok.
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10
Feb
14
Feb
Valentine's Day in Darling Harbour
Discover something for everyone to enjoy at Darling Harbour this Valentine's Day.
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14
Feb
Valentine's Day at Fratelli
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What screams 'romance' more than a beautiful Italian meal? Blow your special someone away with a Valentine’s Day spread at Fratelli Fresh!
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14
Feb
11:00am to 9:30pm 14th Feb
Celebrate Valentine's Day At Blackbird Cafe
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Enjoy Blackbird’s delicious 3 course set menu for $95pp, chosen by Blackbird's wonderful chef’s to make your evening extra special.
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14
Feb
8:00am to 10:30pm 14th Feb
Celebrate Valentine’s Day At Planar
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Planar is the best place to let your Valentine know how special they are.
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14
Feb
11:30am to 9:30pm 14th Feb
Celebrate Valentine's Day at MDC
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Enjoy the delicious 3 course set menu for $100pp, carefully chosen by our experienced chef’s.
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