Venue Hire Darling Harbour

Discover the top Darling Harbour venues. Find, compare and book the best bars, restaurants, hotels, meeting rooms and much more at the best price with VenueNow, Australia's venue hire experts.

Top Darling Harbour Venues for Hire

Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney

768 Seated | 1200 Standing

Cockle Bay Wharf, Sydney

180 Seated | 350 Standing

Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo

300 Seated | 420 Standing

Darling Drive, Darling Harbour

400 Seated | 760 Standing

The Promenade, Sydney

142 Seated | 250 Standing

Darling Drive, Sydney

700 Seated | 1500 Standing

Barangaroo Avenue, Barangaroo

150 Seated | 270 Standing

Darling Harbour, Sydney

1530 Seated | 2200 Standing

Lime St, Sydney

160 Seated | 310 Standing

Pyrmont St, Pyrmont

100 Seated | 120 Standing

Darling Dr, Sydney

140 Seated | 230 Standing

Pirrama Road, Pyrmont

900 Seated | 1000 Standing

Pirrama Road, Pyrmont

750 Seated | 1200 Standing

Murray St, Pyrmont

250 Seated | 700 Standing

Union Street, Pyrmont

250 Seated | 350 Standing

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Darling Harbour Venue Hire Guide

Planning your next event but aren't sure where to have it? Why not have it in the iconic 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 attractions 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 or around the Sydney Harbour? 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 of 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 the 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!

You may want to check out the following restaurant and bars: Dockside, L'Aqua, Hard Rock Cafe Sydney, Sporting Globe Sydney, Cyren Bar Grill Seafood

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.

Check out these venues: Novotel Darling Harbour, 12 Micron, The Star, Doltone House - Darling Island Wharf


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.

Vagabond Cruises, for example, provides a wide range of vessel options for you to choose from. They also cater for various events like corporate events, weddings, and birthday parties.

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 a 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.

Booking your next function venue

Ready to start planning your next event? Whether you're planning birthday parties, wedding receptions, corporate events or anything in between, VenueNow is here to help you with your venue needs! With VenueNow, you can find and book Darling Harbour's best bars, beer garden venues, restaurants, hotels, and function spaces at the best prices!

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