Darling Harbour Events

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Darling Harbour is a vibrant waterfront Sydney hub, hosting a myriad of great festivals and activities all year round. Every season boasts major events like New Years Eve, Australia Day and Chinese New Year to cultural festivals, celebrations such as "Fiesta", "Santa Fest" and 'Month of Love", plus regular weekend Harbourside Fireworks. More Info ...

Upcoming Events

  • Seniors Festival 03 March - 12 March
  • Thailand Grand Festival 25 March - 26 March



  • When 03 March - 12 March
  • Where Darling Harbour, King Street Wharf No.1 
  • What The NSW Seniors Festival is the largest celebration for people over 60 in the southern hemisphere. We offer great deals on a range of Sydney Harbour sightseeing and dining cruises during the 2017 Seniors Festival. Visit the Seniors Festival page for details 
    • Harbour Story Premium Morning or Afternoon Sightseeing Cruise from $25 per senior (departs Circular Quay only)
    • Seafood Buffet Lunch Cruise from $49 per senior

*Refer Seniors Festival page for full details, conditions and bookings


  • When 25 March - 26 March
  • Where Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour
  • What Cultural festivals with traditional music, dance, arts and cuisines
    • Thailand Grand Festival 25-26 March
  • Why stay on dry land when you can also explore Sydney Harbour by water? Discover the history of our famous home aboard the new Harbour Story morning or afternoon tea cruise, departing twice daily, or upgrade to the Premium package.


Watch this space for all the upcoming events ...

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Options Travel date Price from  
Sightseeing Cruises To 31Oct17   From $33pp Visit the Sightseeing page for more info & bookings
Hop On Hop Off To 31Oct17   From $45pp Visit the Hop On Hop Off page for more info & bookings
Sunday Breakfast Selected dates   From $49pp Visit the Breakfast page more info & bookings
High Tea Cruise Limited time only   From $55pp Visit the High Tea page for more info & bookings
Lunch Cruises Limited time only   From $69pp Visit the Lunch Cruise page for more info & bookings
Dinner Cruises Limited time only   From $85pp Visit the Dinner Cruise page for more info & bookings
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December 31
Australia Day
January 26
Valentines Day
February 14
Christmas Day
December 25
Boxing Day
December 26
Vivid Festival
May - June
Melbourne Cup
Mothers Day
Fathers Day
Seniors Festival
Christmas Parties
November - December
Christmas in July
Big Ships in Sydney
Year Round
Food Festival
Good Food Month
School Holiday Fun
Great Offers for Kids
Whale Watching
May - November
Earth Hour
March - June 
Sydney Royal Easter Show
March - April
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