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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14
Nov
26
Dec
Christmas
Enjoy a cracker of a Christmas at Darling Harbour with a Christmas Festival, fireworks, pedal boats, Pixar Putt mini golf, 150+ places to eat & drink, giant decorations and guaranteed holiday cheer.
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Darling Harbour Ferris Wheel
Take a magical ride aboard the iconic Darling Harbour Ferris Wheel before it goes after Monday 2 January!
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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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Fish Feeding in the Garden
Feed the magnificent koi as they rush through the waters of the Chinese Garden of Friendship to get their lunch.
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31
Dec
New Year's Eve
See the year off in style with delicious food and wine at Darling Harbour's bars and restaurants paired with spectacular fireworks at 9pm and midnight.
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10
Dec
The Muppet Christmas Carol
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Disney’s The Muppet Christmas Carol will be presented live in concert this Christmas featuring its musical score performed live to the film.
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24
Apr
11
Dec
Suitcase Rummage
It's a simple idea. Fill your suitcase with your wares, and travel to our designated spot on the day. Sell your wonderful goods old style. No hassle. No fuss. Good ol' fashion markets.
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17
Dec
Love Actually in Concert
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Love Actually in Concert featuring the Sydney Lyric Orchestra will be bringing the magic to Sydney again this year just in time for Christmas Featuring an all-star cast, the film has become one our all-time festive favourites.
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22
Oct
18
Dec
Every Saturday and Sunday
Heritage Harbour Cruise
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Climb aboard the Harman for a unique one hour cruise on Sydney Harbour and discover hidden parts of our famous waterways.
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10
Dec
18
Dec
10, 11, 17 & 18 Dec
Christmas Festival
Celebrate Christmas with us at Tumbalong Park with yummy food, free live music and entertainment plus the arrival of a very special guest... Santa!
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14
Dec
19
Dec
World Cup Live Site
Cheer on your favourite teams for the FIFA World Cup semi-finals and final at Tumbalong Park.
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03
Dec
24
Dec
Saturdays
Festive G&Tea High Tea
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This December, enjoy a festive-themed high tea at G&Tea at Hyatt Regency Sydney.
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24
Dec
5.30pm & 8pm
Christmas Eve Dinner at Sailmaker Restaurant
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This festive season, come together with family and friends at Sailmaker Restaurant’s coveted Christmas events.
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24
Dec
Christmas Eve Luncheon Dinner
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Celebrate Christmas Eve with a decadent three-course luncheon at Café del Mar Sydney.
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06
Oct
25
Dec
Sail on Duyfken
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Climb aboard the tall ship Duyfken for a spectacular afternoon sail on Sydney Harbour.
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19
Nov
25
Dec
8am to 10pm daily
Planar Restaurant Christmas Party Venue
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Are you looking for the ideal Christmas party venue? Enjoy the Christmas season at Planar Restaurant.
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21
Nov
25
Dec
Open everyday
Christmas Parties at Blackbird
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Christmas parties are always better at Blackbird Cafe.
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