Subscribe      List an Event or Business      Invite a Writer      Write for WN      Writers      Other Locations
list an event      1 million Australian readers every month      facebook

Celebrate Darling Harbour 2016

Home > Sydney > Day Trips | Family | Fun Things To Do | Music
Sydney City, Australia is a renowned recreational city. The city's western harbour has been undergoing an immense transformation to become one of the most unique and dynamic waterfront, leisure and business districts in the world. The epicentre of the transformation is at Darling Harbour. This location is home an entertainment venue, the new world-class convention centre, a luxurious 5-star hotel, and a dynamic residential urban and commercial village appropriately named Darling Square.

Daling Harbour
Source: Wikipedia; Author: 17177

To celebrate this transformation an elaborate function is underway. On December 11th 2016, families are invited to come and have their share of fun with:

Excellent entertainment

There will be plenty of entertainment. Headlining the event will be the sensational KIMBRA, a well known Grammy award-winning pop sensation. The Jannawi Dance Clan, the Hot Potato Band and the Jitterbugs will also perform live.

Source: Wikipedia; Author: Stuart Sevastos

Eat and drink

Expect a whole range of fun activities to take part in. Count on the restaurants and bars in this part of Sydney for sumptuous meals and drinks. These refreshments will include both local and exotic foods and drinks. Relax at any of these joints as you catch up with what is happening around you.

Things to do

There will be lots of activity to take part in. Darling Harbour has many big name attractions. You can come face to face with sealife or meet animals or better still, you and your team can board submarines and destroyers, ride a carousel or grab a flying fox at the Darling Harbour Playground. If your pastime is rolling the dice at the casino, there will be plenty of dices you can roll. For the serene, take a walk in a tranquil garden.

Where to stay

At the end of the day, chances are you will still want more of the Darling Harbour experience; you might even want to spend the entire weekend here. Darling Habour offers some of the best hotels and apartments you will find anywhere on the planet. The choice of where to spend the nights will be guided by your preference. Whether it is simple accommodation for one or you need enough space for the entire clan, Darling Harbour has exactly what you need for a comfortable and memorable night.


If you want to shop, you will be pleasantly surprised by what this location has to offer. Harbourside offers two levels of shops which include high street fashion, lingerie, shoes, gifts, accessories, souvenirs, art and craft made locally in Australia, photography and much more.

Learn and explore

The celebration offers you unique opportunities to learn and explore. Find out the history of Darling Harbour; what was it before and how did it grow to be what you are celebrating. Go through the progressive growth and development of this location and explore the rich history of this celebrated location in Sydney.

Surely you just can't afford to miss this celebration.
Help us improve  Click here if you liked this article  13
Share: email  facebook  twitter
Why? Celebrate Darling Harbour
When: Sunday 11 December 2016
Where: Darling Harbour
Cost: Free
Your Comment
pedant hat - 'renown' to me looks like a noun or adverb rather than an adjective

I suspect 'renowned' would have been more usual there.

Otherwise - good article - thanks !
by ultim (score: 2|422) 1044 days ago
Articles from other cities
Foodi Photoh Classie
Top Events
Popular Articles