Christmas Fireworks
Christmas Fireworks
Past Event

Christmas Fireworks


Saturday 2 Decmber 9pm

Friday 8 December 9pm

Saturday 9 December 9pm

Friday 15 December 9pm

Saturday 16 December 9pm

Friday 22 December 9pm

Saturday 23 December 9pm


Cockle Bay Wharf

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Map, showing Christmas Fireworks

Get ready to jingle into the festive spirit with Christmas fireworks, including a chance to push the button and set the dazzling show!

The festive bells will be ringing in Darling Harbour during December with a jam packed evening to celebrate with the whole family!

Watch Cockle Bay light up with a spectacular Fireworks display on Friday and Saturday nights at 9pm. Plus, dance the night away each Saturday to the beats of a live DJ right on the harbour. We're even running a competition with PlayStation and Sony Foundation, where you get the chance to launch the firework show and score a PS5! 

Make sure you get down early to catch a secret performance from Santas Dance Crew.

Discover the best place to view the fireworks here. 

Santa's Dance Crew

Get ready to be wowed when Santa's Dance Crew takes centre stage. Join us every Saturday between 2nd and 23rd December to watch Santas showing off their killer moves as they rove down Tumbalong Boulevard, around Darling Quarter and Cockle Bay Wharf, ending with a feature performance on Palm Grove Forecourt, in front of IMAX Sydney. 

We kicking off the festive cheer with forty dancers on Saturday December 2nd, and smaller performances the following weeks.

  • Roving: 6pm - 6.30pm 
  • Feature show: 6.30pm - 6.40pm
  • Roving: 8pm - 8.30pm 
  • Feature show: 8.30pm - 8.40pm

Your chance to win a PS5 and set off the Christmas Fireworks

We've partnered with PlayStation and Sony Foundation to give 3 lucky winners the chance to push the button to set off the Saturday night Christmas fireworks AND win a new look PlayStation® 5 Console. Simply donate a minimum of $2 to Sony Foundation's children's holiday camps to go in the draw. Together, let's make Christmas more magical for kids with disability.