Afternoon Summer Sessions

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Afternoon Summer Sessions


26 January 2019
03:00 PM - 08:00 PM


Tumbalong Park, Darling Harbour, NSW, 2000

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Accessible event

$Free access

Darling Harbour comes to life all afternoon with fine dining and fantastic outdoor venues. Grab a drink at the pop-up bar then cut loose to some essential funk and soul music – including nine-piece funk-soul powerhouse band, The Bamboos, live on the main stage.

Afternoon Summer Sessions is brought to you by Darling Harbour.


Grab a craft beer from Sauce Brewing Company’s pop-up bar and get ready to dance to live music and DJs:

Restaurants and bars

When you stop moving your feet, it’s time to find something to eat! Head to the many enchanting, local restaurants and waterfront bars and see what other fun is happening around the rest of Darling Harbour.

Plan ahead

Leave the car at home. Extra public transport services are running to help you travel to and from Australia Day celebrations. Plan your trip at

To support the celebrations, road closures will be in place. 

Visit for details and real-time traffic conditions. For Sydney Harbour special event and safe boating information, visit or call 131 236.

Stay safe

Heatwave conditions are peaking across the Australia Day 2019 long weekend. Check for total fire bans and the fire danger rating in your area.

Be sun safe, eat well, drink plenty of water and wear appropriate clothing for summer weather conditions.

There is no BYO alcohol and no glass allowed at the Rocks, Overseas Passenger Terminal, Circular Quay, Hickson Road Reserve, Circular Quay East, Darling Harbour, and Bradfield Park in North Sydney. 

Remember, Australia Day is for everyone. Be respectful of people at all times.

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