Venue Hire Darling Harbour

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Featured Darling Harbour venues

Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney

Dockside is ideally positioned within Cockle Bay Wharf, just a moment's walk to the Sydney CBD. With sparkling water views stretching over Darling Harbour, Dockside blends function and space with an emphasis on culinary excellence while providing guests with exceptional service ...

Darling Drive, Darling Harbour

Hard Rock Cafe Sydney is situated in a superb waterfront spot, overlooking the city with views of Darling Harbour and right next to the entrance for International Convention Centre Sydney. The venue has capacity for over 1100 guests, two self-contained cocktail bars on site as well as an ...

Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney

The L'Aqua Restaurant offers a range of innovative Australian cuisine, served with a diverse selection of fine wines. With its focus on the freshness and quality of food in conjunction with extraordinary service, this restaurant is perfect for anyone looking to experience gold class dining ...

Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo

12-Micron Barangaroo offers a variety of beautiful function and event spaces to accommodate an array of dining experiences. Immerse yourself in the ambience by reserving one our semi-private areas or enjoy harbour views through floor to ceiling glass windows, which can be found on both sides ...

The Promenade, Sydney

King Street Wharf Sporting Globe is a brewery that offers an intriguing mixture of tradition and modernity, but also has the feeling of being welcoming to all. The venue features three spaces for different purposes such as microbrewery tours, dining halls, or private functions with views out on the harbourfront itself! ...

Darling Dr, Sydney

Kingpin Darling Harbour is a place where you call the shots on how you want your evening to roll. From carefully selected food and drink menu, electric atmosphere, water views-Kingpin has rolled out red carpet for guests. You'll be bowling with BesX technology from decked out lanes of Kingpin in Sydney's ...

Darling Dr, Sydney

A majestic scene of dark timber, brass highlights and plush green velvet is illuminated by skylights and are an ode to the original speakeasy institution still located in New York's West Village. Cocktails here have garnered a worldwide following with innovative cocktails such as ...

Darling Harbour, Sydney

The WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo is one of the most popular spots on Darling Harbour, and in Sydney. This is hardly a surprise given that it's zoo - animals make nigh any setting better!Aside from being well loved by all throughout the year with children and adults alike, this place also spends much time moonlighting ...

Darling Drive, Sydney

Cyren Bar & Grill is the ultimate location to host a function of any size, with views that are guaranteed to take your breath away. Cyren's waterfront venue offers indoor or alfresco dining and has everything you need for an unforgettable night out in Sydney including seafood dishes from all ...

Lime Street, Sydney

Casa Ristorante Italiano is a welcoming and modern restaurant that offers waterfront views for its guests. There are many different events you can host at the venue, like family dinners or bucks parties--they're always versatile! ...

Phillip Ln, Sydney

Prestige Harbour Cruises is your number one boat hire and sightseeing cruise specialist. They offer a wide range of private charter boats that are perfect for corporate events, social occasions, weddings or product launches with 360 degree views. ...

Lime Street, Sydney

The Kings Street Wharf edition of Steersons Steakhouse is a lot like its Bridge Street sibling in many ways, and very different in a variety of others. Which just goes to show that the only thing these two restaurants have in common are their amazing ...

Darling Harbour Venue Hire Guide

Planning your next event but aren't sure where to have it? Why not have it in Darling Harbour?

Located in the western outskirts of the Sydney CBD, just north of Chinatown, Darling Harbour is a place full of history and has many beautiful attractions and panoramic views for you to enjoy. It is a popular pedestrian precinct in Sydney that provides many location options for any event. Whether commercial, cultural or community-oriented, this area truly has it all!

Why should I consider looking for a venue in Darling Harbour?

With lots of places to choose from, it may get overwhelming but why not try checking out the fabulous Darling Harbour venues? We've listed some reasons for you to consider this iconic place.


There are a lot of attraction and entertainment places around the harbour. Two of the most popular attractions are the SEA LIFE Sydney Aquarium and the WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo. The Australian Maritime Museum, Chinese Garden of Friendship, Panasonic IMAX Theatre, Powerhouse Museum, an Outback Centre, Star City, and the Sydney Art Gallery are all also located within Darling Harbour.

So you are not only getting locations with beautiful interiors and great food, but lots of entertainment for you and your guests to enjoy.

Panoramic views

If you're having an outdoor event, then why not have it right in front of the Sydney CBD skyline? If you choose a Darling Harbour venue for your next corporate event, party, or wedding, then the panoramic views from this area would make your occasion extra special. With all these amazing views around, it will surely make your next events unforgettable!


From a small gathering to thousands, Darling Harbour offers many venue choices. The venues are all located close enough to each other that it makes getting around and finding them very easy. There is parking nearby if you plan on having vehicles. Public transportation is also easily accessible and readily available. There are various forms of transportation you can take like ferries, trains, buses and taxis. Whatever form of transportation you choose, it will surely be convenient.

What are the types venues in Darling Harbour?

The harbour is the perfect location for everyone. With so many locations to choose from, there is definitely one that will suit your specific needs.

Restaurants and bars

Planning your next cocktail party with your officemates, arranging your birthday party with friends, or simply looking for a right place for your next family dinner? Not to worry! There are countless of restaurants and bars available around the area that would match your style.

What's a good party without great food? Each restaurant has a different theme that will surely fit your preferences, and offer oodles of amazing food and drinks!

Function rooms

If you have a bigger guest list, then renting a Darling Harbour function venue will work best for the occasion. These function venues are well laid out to accommodate groups of guests and provide reasonable menus and great catering services.


Why not have your events onboard and take a cruise around the Darling Harbour? Sydney cruise liner offers an awesome experience for all ages with something special for everyone! They are affordable, family-friendly and great for couples or large groups.

Other event spaces

Looking for something different and out of the box? Why not have your next event in a zoo?

WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo has long been a favourite amongst the people of Sydney due to its family-friendly atmosphere and vast array of exhibits. What many don't know about this beloved zoo however, is that it also doubles as one versatile function space in need of booking! Your guests can enjoy your next event while admiring the different animals around.

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