Harbourside: Shop. Dine. Play.
HARBOURSIDE IS A DIVERSE SHOPPING CENTRE OFFERING OVER 25 MOUTHWATERING RESTAURANTS, CAFÉS AND BARS, OVER 40 FASHION AND ACCESSORIES STORES AND PLENTY OF ENTERTAINMENT, SO IT’S EASY TO SEE WHY HARBOURSIDE IS A DESTINATION IN ITSELF.
LOCATED RIGHT ON
the water’s edge of Sydney’s stunning Darling Harbour, it’s a mere stone’s throw from the city centre. Getting to Harbourside couldn’t be easier, you can go by boat for the scenic route from Circular Quay onboard the Shopper Hopper*; by the tracks with the light rail tram by getting off at the Convention Centre stop; or via a leisurely walk over Pyrmont Bridge. Once you have reached Harbourside Shopping Centre enjoy a coffee and sweet treat at one of the many cafés such as Hive Café, before loading your arms with shopping from the diverse range of retailers on offer. Then sit back and enjoy one of the many superb harbour front restaurants and bars open daily for breakfast lunch or dinner, all with the stunning backdrop of the city skyline.
Vivid Sydney runs at Harbourside from 26 May to 17 June, lighting up the Harbour and sparking plenty of deals in Centre. Pop by to watch the Vivid light show in the harbour, then ride the Ferris Wheel in town especially for Vivid Sydney. Be sure to head inside to Harbourside before or after the show and enjoy lunch or dinner to top off your evening with one of the many discounted Vivid offers available at the bars and restaurants across the Centre*.
Harbourside is open from 10am to 9pm daily (including public holidays!) and is host to an outstanding array of stores from designer jewellery and womens and mens fashion and accessories, to artwork, souvenirs and quality Australian made products.
Start at Harbourside Jewellers to see an exquisite collection of Swiss watches and designer jewellery including the latest releases from Gucci, as well as PANDORA, pearls and Australian opals.
For the finest in authentic Australian beach and lifestyle apparel for men, women and children head to Between the Flags or Bondi Active. You’ll find a large range of Australian souvenirs at Harbourside from Crocodile Stop, Best Real Australian, Kangaroos and Koalas and Leather Underground.
Pick up quality Australian products including iconic Australian brands like R.m.williams and Driza-bone. Harbourside brings you all the latest fashions including Cotton On, Valleygirl, Connor, YD, TEMT, Glue, Giordano, Tarocash and Glue.
No outfit is complete without a new pair of shoes from Rubi Shoes or Marco Gianni Shoes, whilst Lovisa will accentuate your new outfit with their sterling silver range and Swarovski elements range.
Choose from the wonderful variety of restaurants, cafes and bars that cater for everyone with mouth-watering local and international cuisines.
Sushi Bay is a conveyor-belt style restaurant offering outstanding quality sushi combined with experience and expertise. The newly opened Sorenzo presents Japanese cuisine with hints of Western influence, to form contemporary Japanese dishes that create drama at the table. Harbourside is home to the Hard Rock Café Sydney, feast on their legendary burgers, smoked barbeque ribs and divine desserts. Or for a celebration of all things smokey, charred and succulent, head to Harbour Bar and Kitchen where the dishes are served directly from their roaring coal oven.
The iconic Cyren Bar, Grill, Seafood is located right on the waterfront with Mediterranean cuisine featuring delicious fresh seafood and high quality steaks. Another of the new restaurants at Harbourside is Mediterranea, which brings a slice of the Mediterranean with a modern Australian influence.
Olivo is an Italian and Modern Australian restaurant excelling in dishes such as daily handmade gnocchi, wonderful seafood pasta and a tender rack of lamb that can’t be beaten. Toro Tapas & Bar is Darling Harbour’s only tapas bar and is the perfect place to sit with friends and sample some of their special authentic recipes. Contemporary Middle Eastern cuisine combined with authentic Moroccan metalwork, glassware and ancient geometric tile designs all make entering Kazbah Restaurant feel like walking into the arabesques romance of a Fez Palace.
Popping up to level two unveils more culinary excellence and more choice. Hurricane’s Grill is arguably the best beef, pork or lamb ribs you are likely to try. Criniti’s is a modern Italian restaurant with a massive menu. It is their renowned wood fired pizzas that keeps customers coming back.
For Indian, head to Zaaffran, home of authentic and unique dishes from different regions of India, whilst Dragon Boat serves delicious Chinese cuisine. If you’re after something quick, RASHAYS perfectly combines quick casual dining with a fun, vibrant atmosphere and fresh to order quality meals. Or get healthy and chow down at Grill’d for a guilt free burger and sweet potato fries.
Finish your day by burning off some energy at Harbourside Kingpin Bowling, a bowling experience like no other with 20 state-of-the-art bowling lanes, a fully licensed bar, harbour views, arcade games and the latest music and disco UV lighting. If you need a little more excitement M9 Laser Skirmish is an action packed indoor laser adventure game. Or if you have always wanted to be a pilot then Flight Experience gives you the unique opportunity of flying a commercial grade jet simulator based on the Boeing 737.
Harbourside has a sumptuous array of lounge bars and pubs to keep you entertained all night long. The jewel of Sydney is Cohibar, with one of Sydney’s pre-eminent cocktail menus, a collection of premium cigars and DJS playing cool tunes, Cohibar is vibrant Sydney at its best. The Watershed Hotel is the place to refresh, relax and socialise. Home to a waterside alfresco ambience where you can sip a cool drink while watching the sunset reflecting over the spectacular city skyline. The Port is Sydney’s hottest new restaurant and bar with a fresh, coastal vibe catering for lunchgoers, afternoon beverages and post work drinks.
Visit harbourside.com for more information on the Centre and the offers for Vivid Sydney.
Vivid at Harbourside.
Views over Harbourside.
Cyren Bar Grill Seafood on the Harbourside promenade.