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Address: Mrs Macquaries Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2004, Australia
Phone Number: +61 (02) 9231 8111; +1300 3666 49
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The Open Air Cinema was completely worth the price (about $37 this year)! The food was amazing and there was a good selection of wine. Moreover, watching a movie with a backdrop... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2015
TavishiKHANNA
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Sydney, Australia
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Sydney, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2015

The Open Air Cinema was completely worth the price (about $37 this year)! The food was amazing and there was a good selection of wine. Moreover, watching a movie with a backdrop of the sea and ships passing by was an exceptional experience. My advice, get seats further back so that you don't have to crane your neck to do... More 

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Sydney
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18 reviews 18 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

One of my favourite summer activities. Absolutely love it. You may find it difficult to secure tickets but keep on trying. The range and quality of available food improves each year. Sure, the booze is expensive but it's such a memorable experience. Pack insect repellent!!!

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Mooloolaba, Australia
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99 reviews 99 reviews
13 attraction reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

The Open Air Cinema is only on certain times of the year, but it is a must if you are in Sydney when it is on. Seated by the water on a starlight night, with the Opera House and Bridge as a backdrop, where else would you want to be. There is a bar and food, so get there early,... More 

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43 reviews 43 reviews
15 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Have been attending the open air cinema for the last 4 years. This is a great event (especially if the weather is good) with magnificent views of Sydney harbour. Beware of sitting up the back under the trees as the bats become active.

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Havant, United Kingdom
Senior Contributor
27 reviews 27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

My son and his girlfriend got us tickets for this event and it was a fantastic experience. Food & drink are available at a reasonable price and the seating was comfortable. However once the sunset the backdrop was unbelievable. The Sydney sky line lit up behind the screen along with the Opera House and Luna Park. The film on the... More 

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Melbourne
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118 reviews 118 reviews
14 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

This was a terrific evening. We arrived early at about 6-45pm with plenty to time to have some drinks and dinner, both of which are well catered on site. The movie started at 8-30pm so there is no hurry with food and drink. The view over Farm Cove looking to the city, the Opera House and the Harbour Bridge was... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed January 27, 2015

It was heavily raining the day of the screening. I had already perchased the tickets and really wanted to go to the open air cinema. But as they didn't cancel the screening I didn't want to repurchase a ticket for another day. I had sailing wet weather gear on to stay dry with a plastic poncho they provided, but it... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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45 reviews 45 reviews
13 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

What a splendid evening spent. A beautiful sunset, a lit up Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge in its shadows and a cruise ship starting its journey all in front of us. What a spectacular way to spend a balmy Sydney evening, complimented by delicious food and wine and a movie to finish the night. So Sydney, no wonder it... More 

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Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
25 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

So bummed we just found out about this cinema a month before we are to move back to the United States. My husband and I went to see "Wild" for a date night. We were impressed with how classy and well done the outdoor cinema was done. We highly recommend seeing a movie here in the summer. You are able... More 

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Sydney
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

This is the best open air cinema experience you can have. The back drop of the Opera House and the great moment the screen rises from the water ... this must be done at least once in your life time. It is best if you can line up early so you get to choose a good seat for the movie... More 

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