Here's to a summer you won't forget! Enjoy immersive live music, pedal boat rides on the bay, Pixar Putt and free activities for the whole family.
26 Dec 2023
04 Feb 2024

Summer is here, the days are longer and it's time to get ready for hours of endless fun. 

Have a splash in our water play areas, complete with hilarious roving entertainers, get active and explore Cockle Bay on a pedal boat ride or step into some of your favourite films and get competitive in a round of Pixar Putt

For those looking for live entertainment immerse yourself in the darkly romantic tale of Il Tabarro or find inspiration in the stunning First Nations performance of How The Birds Got Their Colours. Or if you're after a more educational experience, take the kids to the Maritime Museum where you can play, hunt and hide in the new, mesmerising Octopus Garden. For the big kids, see the Ocean Photographer of the Year exhibit or dive into the remarkable world of Australian Marine Pioneer, Valerie Taylor. 


Summer Splash

Grab an icecream, cool off in the Children's Playground water play area and have a laugh with roving performers on select weekends. 


Pixar Putt Mini Golf

Get ready to kick some serious putt! Australia’s much loved open-air mini golf sensation, Pixar Putt is back. Step into your favourite Pixar films like UP!, The Incredibles, or Monsters Inc.the perfect way to catch up with some friendly competition this Summer. 

Warner Bros. Open Air Cinema

The best free outdoor cinema of the summer is here!. Catch fan favourite films like Barbie, The Lego Movie, Harry Potter and more in Darling Quarter.


Beat the heat with a fun-filled family day out at Wonderwater, the most refreshing ticket in town this summer. Play, relax and discover on, in and around the water. There are six stunning feature exhibition including Octopus Garden, Ocean Photographer of the Year, Great Southern LEGO® Reef and Valerie Taylor: An Underwater Life. 

Pedal Boats

Dreaming of a sun-drenched day out on the water? Soak up the summer sun and explore Cockle Bay from a new perspective as you pedal across the harbour. 

Special Offer

Spend & Save Summer Parking Deal

Dive into summer savings at Darling Harbour! Spend $40 and get $15 discounted parking.

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