Experience the best of Sydney at Darling Quarter – a contemporary cultural precinct offering a diverse range of eateries, plus entertainment, arts projects, exhibitions and activities, all set in a lively community gathering space. Featuring renowned restaurants and cafes, one of Australia’s best children’s playgrounds, the acclaimed Monkey Baa Theatre Company, and the Village Green, with a year-round program of free events and experiences for audiences of all ages. It’s a thriving destination that welcomes everyone.
Celebrate the Easter long weekend at Darling Quarter! Image courtesy of Billy Bogoeski.
After originally opening nearly ten years ago in 2011, we're upgrading our public space for you to unwind and enjoy your favourite dining experiences.
Enjoy free active drama workshops based on Monkey Baa Theatre Company's Pete the Sheep,' these April school holidays.
Monkey Baa’s award-winning musical, Pete the Sheep, returns this April! Based on the quirky and quintessentially Australian picture book, Jackie French’s characters, have been cleverly adapted for the stage by the Monkey Baa founders.
Darling Quarter is a retail and recreational precinct, making it one of the best spots to use your Dine & Discover vouchers.
There’s always something to do at Darling Quarter! Watch the kids delight in physical activity in our extraordinary free Children’s Playground. Watch in awe as Luminous – the world’s largest interactive digital LED display – lights up the precinct at night. Take in a performance of children’s theatre from the Monkey Baa Theatre Company. Catch family flicks under the stars each summer at the Night Owls Film Fest. Witness the work of emerging and established artists at OPEN, the free public exhibition space. Shop at OPEN UP, the pop-up shipping container market featuring handpicked designers. Stretch your way to serenity at our free Kids’ Yoga sessions, or challenge a colleague to a game of ping-pong on our tables. Go on – explore!
Darling Quarter is a precinct of Darling Harbour, located in the heart of Sydney’s CBD. Alive with activity, this scenic area boasts spectacular views and is easily accessible via bus, train, ferry, monorail, lightrail, car, taxi, cycle or pedestrian access. Darling Quarter is just south of the IMAX Theatre and is easy to find. Daring Quarter is located at 1–25 Harbour Street.