Emanating a quiet charm right in the middle of the action, Holiday Inn Darling Harbour has the best that Sydney has to offer on its doorstep. A heritage listed former wool store cloaks the northern wing of the hotel in history.
Situation in the southern end of Sydney's central business district, the hotel is ideally positioned to allow you to make the most of your visit to Sydney. Take a leisurely stroll through Darling Harbour with its many attractions. The vibrant Chinatown and Latin Quarter are close by and the Qantas Credit Union Arena right across the road.
You can walk to some of Sydney's best restaurants, theatres and shopping complexes. For something a little different, board a ferry or light rail for sightseeing. The Pitt Street Mall shopping precinct and Circular Quay are nearby too....
ibis Sydney Darling Harbour provides guests with quality accommodation in a relaxed and friendly atmosphere. The 256 rooms boast panoramic views of Darling Harbour, the city skyline and west towards Homebush Bay. Situated adjacent to Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour, an undercover walkway conveniently connects the hotels directly to the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre. With the light rail connection at your doorstep, the ibis is just minutes away from Sydney City. Facilities include the iBistro, iBar, and 24 hour reception.
Surrounded by Sydney's premier entertainment venues, the ibis is just a short stroll from the popular attractions of the Australian Maritime Museum, Powerhouse Museum, Imax Theatre, Harbourside Shopping Complex, Chinese Gardens, and all the excitement and buzz of Cockle Bay Wharf restaurant and bars precinct.
A warm and friendly welcome awaits you at the ibis Sydney Darling Harbour.
Set amongst the history, colour and excitement of Sydney's vibrant Darling Harbour, Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour is ideally located next to Qantas Credit Union Arena (formerly the Sydney Entertainment Centre) and overlooks Sydney's Chinese Gardens. Novotel Rockford is within walking distance of multiple public transport options, Sydney central business district, the Darling Harbour waterfront, Sydney's Chinatown and many of Sydney's renowned attractions and entertainment hubs. Novotel Rockford Darling Harbour is located just 15 minutes from the airport.
This contemporary hotel offers a range of services and facilities including 230 guest rooms, 24 hour reception, indoor heated pool and the unique heritage listed Pumphouse Bar and Restaurant specialising in local and international craft beers, delicious wood-fired pizza and modern Australian cuisine.
Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour offers Sydney hotel accommodation in the heart of the Darling Harbour precinct. The hotel rooms present panoramic views of Darling Harbour, the Sydney central business district skyline or overlooking Pyrmont to the Blue Mountains.
Ideal for all your Sydney hotel room accommodation needs, all the attractions, restaurants, bars and nightlife of Darling Harbour are at your door. Business travellers, conference delegates and meeting planners find the meeting and function venues ideal as well as the direct connection to the Sydney Convention and Exhibition Centre.
Novotel Sydney on Darling Harbour is family friendly too. All the family can enjoy visiting the Sydney Aquarium, Imax Theatre, Powerhouse Museum, Maritime Museum, the Harbourside shopping centre and much more. The central business district is opposite the Novotel and only moments away by light rail or taxi....
Occupying one of Sydney's historic landmark buildings, Oaks Goldsbrough Apartments on Darling Harbour combines the charm and elegant details of the 1800s, with all the modern amenities the discerning business and leisure traveller expects.
With a magnificent neo-classical facade, original tallowwood floors and exposed ironbark columns featured throughout the hotel, as well as views from many of the rooms over the skyline of Sydney and one of its major attractions, Darling Harbour, Oaks Goldsbrough Apartments stands out.
Ideally positioned for conference and event guests, Oaks Goldsbrough combines the cutting edge facilities and impeccable service of a luxury hotel with the privacy and spaciousness of self-contained apartments.
Guests can enjoy the pool area, sauna, spa and gym, and there are secretarial services including photocopying and facsimile, a coffee shop and grocery store, covered walkway to the Convention and Exhibition Centre and light rail stations at door....
Cruise the gentle waters of Sydney Harbour with your choice of daily sightseeing and dining cruises.
For a slightly faster pace why not step onboard Matilda Cruises 'Hop On Hop Off' Harbour Explorer - with nine stops around Sydney Harbour at all your favourite destinations, live commentary and the choice to disembark at one of the many locations and simply rejoin a later cruise. Experience all Sydney has to offer by combining your cruise ticket with entry into your favourite attraction.
For those guests who like to unwind on the weekends, join them for High Tea at Sea every Saturday or treat yourself to Sunday Breakfast. Enjoy million dollar views and first class service aboard Sydney's most prestigious cruise ship MV Sydney 2000.
All vessels feature enclosed areas with complete window surrounds, or soak up the sunshine and experience the true atmosphere of Sydney Harbour from the spacious outdoor decks.
Batten down the hatches! A gruesome band of horrible pirates will be taking over Sydney this summer at Australia's first interactive, hands-on exhibition based on the bestselling Horrible Histories books: Horrible Histories - Pirates: the Exhibition.
The exhibition will bring author Terry Deary and illustrator Martin Brown's unique approach to history to life with foul facts, lively illustrations and gruesome games and will take families back in time to the days when perilous pirates ruled the seas.
In Horrible Histories - Pirates: the Exhibition the museum will challenge families to discover if they have what it takes to be a really horrible pirate. Visitors can take command of a pirate ship, design their own pirate flag and try out different weapons - from cutlasses to cannons. They'll find their fate on the wheel of misfortune, discover the best loot to steal and take a pirate selfie.
The Australian animal adventure in the heart of the City - WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo.
Step into an animal adventure as you journey around Australia. Walk through iconic Australian habitats and encounter some of the most loved, feared and unique animals.
Encounter the world?s most dangerous bird, the Cassowary, in the Daintree Rainforest, explore Kangaroo Walk-About, meet koalas in Gum Tree Valley and more!
WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo features interactive displays, entertaining keeper talks and enhanced walk-through habitats including Koala Encounters, Kangaroo Walk-About and Butterfly Tropics.
WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo is open from 9.30am and located in the heart of the city, at Aquarium Wharf, Darling Harbour....
Sydney by Sail is located in the heart of Sydney at the National Maritime Museum in Darling Harbour. Easy to find, making it easy to come on board and set sail on Sydney Harbour - or Port Jackson as it is officially known.
The team at Sydney by Sail is extremely experienced, highly professional and very friendly - ensuring your sailing experience is something special.
Sydney by Sail offers a range of sailing experiences - including corporate sailing, yacht charters, learn to sail courses and leisure activities, ranging from three-hour sails to overnight stays.
The fleet is the newest in Sydney, including the Hunter 33, the Hunter 38 and the Hunter 45. The Hunter yachts are innovative and luxurious, with comfortable cabins, well-planned galleys and are easy to sail....
Action Stations offers a new and exciting way to experience and discover over 100 years of history of the Royal Australian Navy.
Join the action and feel what it is like to be on board a warship during operations.
Get an insight into the inner workings of navy life at sea with a dramatic immersive cinematic experience, discovery and exploration spaces and audio-visual encounters that recall sailors' memories on board the vessels. Dive into the world of archaeology and learn more about their first submarines, AE1 and AE2, and the discovery and conservation of their 'sunken fleet' - the vessels and the stories they tell.
Then step on-board and see the vessels submarine HMAS Onslow and destroyer HMAS Vampire - the highlight of any visit to the Museum.
Action Stations access is included in Big Ticket entry to the museum.
Premium. Gourmet. Handcrafted. Delicious. Unique. Extraordinary. Fantastic.?
The Fantastic Food and Drink Show is the definitive new trade event for the booming specialty food business. Come and see the industry's most innovative food and beverage producers showcase their newest creations that are poised to take the industry by storm.
This trade expo brings together all the top players in the premium and gourmet food and drink market who are dedicated to producing, marketing, selling and serving foods that are new, unique and of exceptional quality.
Be a part of this thriving community of food artisans, purveyors, importers and entrepreneurs who bring craft and passion to the foods you sell.?Co-located with the Naturally Good Expo at the new venue ? ICC Sydney....
Explore Sailing offers the ultimate in sailing and racing experiences on the stunning Sydney Harbour. See famous icons and landmarks, in a most unique and exciting way onboard traditional America's Cup yachts, AUS21 'Spirit' and AUS40 'Kookaburra'.
Take the helm, work on the grinders to trim the sails or simply sit back and enjoy the ride, as you soak up the atmosphere and sights of spectacular Sydney Harbour.
There are daily 2.5 hour sailings or weekly three hour fleet races. Both depart from King Street Wharf, Darling Harbour at 12:45pm.
Exclusive charter packages are also available, tailored specifically to suit the size and requirements of your group for up to 500 guests.
Suitable for ages 10 years and above, no experience necessary....
Exclusive to Sydney, Exhibitionism is coming in November, 2018.
Exhibitionism ? The Rolling Stones first ever major exhibit, delivered by DHL, tells the story of the most influential rock ?n? roll band in the world, allowing visitors to experience their incredible journey from their early days living together in a tiny flat to headlining the biggest stages in the world.
With the full participation of Mick, Keith, Charlie and Ronnie this highly immersive and interactive exhibition includes over 500 rare items from the band?s private archive covering fashion, film, recording, and art and design.
From their most cherished instruments, onstage and offstage clothes, valuable works of art and handwritten lyric books to personal diaries, recordings, unseen film and photos, a screening cinema and interactive recording studio,?Exhibitionism?culminates in an exciting and powerful backstage-to-onstage 3D concert experience....
Four Points by Sheraton Sydney is Australia's largest hotel located in Darling Harbour with 648 rooms including 17 suites.
Located in Sydney's central business district overlooking Darling Harbour; you will find the major entertainment and shopping districts including Pitt Street Mall, Queen Victoria Building, and Chinatown in close proximity.
Ideal for business travellers, the hotel offers contemporary dining, a rooftop bar, heritage listed pub and complimentary access to an off-site 24 hour fitness centre located a short walk up Market Street. All rooms have been refurbished and offer modern furnishings, Wi-Fi internet access, comfortable beds and great views of the city or Darling Harbour.
See more, hear more, feel more!
IMAX is the ultimate movie experience. With crystal clear images towering eight stories high and 15,000 watts of digital surround sound, IMAX has the power to take you to places you may have only dreamed of visiting.
Located in the heart of Darling Harbour, the IMAX Theatre Sydney is home to the world's largest cinema screen! With a wide variety of stunning films and selected blockbuster feature films in 2D and 3D, IMAX has something to suit all ages and interests.
Climb with adventurers to some of the world's highest peaks. Experience the weightlessness of space alongside astronauts. Dive into the undersea world of the most exotic sea creatures. Only IMAX lets you feel like you're really there!
IMAX... no other movie comes close.
Check the website for films and session times.
The playground at darling quarter is open!
Does your local playground have a 21-metre flying fox? Didn't think so!
How about a water play area with pumps and water buckets? Thought not!
Darling Quarter's playground is one of Australia's best. Water games, climbing ropes, swings, slides and flying foxes will keep toddlers and teens entertained for hours. It's fun, thrilling and best of all free!...
Spoil Dad this Father's Day, celebrating on stunning Sydney Harbour.
Enjoy three delightful hours of cruising, a delicious barbecue buffet, tempting dessert, coffee, tea, a complimentary beer for each Dad onboard and the tunes of a local Aussie band to sing along to.
Fully licensed cash bar on board - Strictly no BYO.
Join Vagabond Cruises for Christmas Eve on Sydney Harbour this year for their famous dinner cruise. Forget about slaving away in the kitchen all day as chefs prepare a traditional buffet meal complete with roast turkey, seafood and Christmas pudding.
Sway to the sounds of the piano man as he serenades the night with Jazz tunes and Christmas classics for the entire three hours.
You will love the stunning sites of Sydney Harbour from the spacious observation decks... this is the perfect way to enjoy Christmas Eve.
- three hours of cruising on stunning Sydney Harbour
- delicious seafood and carvery buffet
- coffee, tea, cakes and fresh fruit platters
- fully licensed bar with bar packages available
- live Jazz entertainment
- breathtaking harbour views and city lights
- photographer onboard to capture your special memories
The Spirit of Anzac Centenary Experience is Australia?s flagship community event of the Anzac Centenary.
The free of charge, groundbreaking exhibition is touring to 23 locations around Australia from September 2015 to April 2017. The Experience brings to life an infant Australia still finding its feet on the eve of war. It follows in the footsteps of soldiers, sailors, airmen and nurses throughout the campaign, including a commemoration of Australia?s century of service. Driven by more than 200 artefacts from the Australian War Memorial, the Experience also integrates interactive environments and special effects to tell Australia?s story in new and engaging ways.
Presented by the Australian Government and the Australian War Memorial, and proudly supported by the Commonwealth Bank and Telstra....
Come and join the rollicking fun of Mini Mariners! Explore the galleries, and sing and dance in interactive tours with costumed guides. Enjoy creative free play in the activity area with craft, games, books, dress-ups and story time to finish.
To join the tour, meet in the foyer 10 minutes before your booked session. To meet your guide, please arrive 15 minutes before your session. Bookings essential....