Located in the heart of Darling Harbour, International Convention Centre, Sydney and Cockle Bay Marina is easily accessible by public transport, including light rail, ferry and train and is only a 10-minute walk from Central and Town Hall train stations. Secure car parking is available and conveniently located within the Darling Harbour precinct.
Cruise into Darling Harbour on a ferry with direct services from Circular Quay and Pyrmont Bay Wharf.
Darling Harbour is only 8km from Sydney Airport.
Sydney Light Rail
The Light Rail travels right through many Darling Harbour stations including ICC Sydney’s Convention and Exhibition stops. The Light Rail connects with Central Station in the CBD and travels to Dulwich Hill in the inner west.
A Water Taxi is a great option for getting to and from Darling Harbour. Water Taxi’s depart from The Rocks, Circular Quay, The Opera House and Luna Park.
A short walk from Central or Town Hall will take you directly to Darling Quarter, Tumbalong Park and the Sydney Visitor Centre. Walking from Town Hall takes 10 minutes, and 15 minutes from Central Station.
ICC Sydney has two car park facilities located within the Exhibition Centre and International Convention Centre’s Sydney Theatre, comprising a total of 826 car spaces. Additionally, there are several secure car parks located in and around Darling Harbour, the closest located at Harbourside Car Park, 100 Murray Street, Pyrmont.
ICC Sydney has its own bus stop. Bus routes 389 and 501 stop at Harris Street near Allen Street – a 10-minute walk to ICC Sydney.
The best taxi drop off and pick up locations include the new Iron Wharf Place next to Harbourside Shopping Centre and Zollner Circuit on the Southern end of ICC Sydney Theatre, both accessed via Darling Drive.
Hall exhibits within the ICC Sydney (including the Event Deck): 10:00am – 7:00pm.
Displays on Cockle Bay Marina: 10:00am – 7:00pm
To find a simple and clear public transport route visit NSW Trip Planner.
0-1 hour $18.00
1-2 hours $30.00
2-3 hours $38.00
3-4 hours $44.00
4+ hours $49.00
Lost ticket $49.00
Additionally, many secure car parks are located surrounding the Darling Harbour precinct, the closest being Harbourside car park – 100 Murray Street, Pyrmont.
A list of Dive Exhibitors will be released online soon.
There are plenty of places to stay in Sydney but for accommodation closest to the Show, please visit DarlingHarbour.com. The Quest Hotel in Mascot is offering 20% discount if you book with them directly and reference the Sydney International Boat Show.
Eat & Drink
During Show hours, the cafes and rooftop restaurant within the Boat Show will keep you satisfied but pre and post show, there is no better place to be for dining options than Darling Harbour – for all budgets and tastes.
The ICC Sydney is right on the waterfront precinct of retail spaces, entertainment venues and restaurants. The Boat Shows new home at ICC Sydney forms part of the $3.4b reinvigoration of Darling Harbour and provides local, national and global visitors the opportunity to discover Sydney’s top food, coffee and wine experiences in Cockle Bay and King Street Wharf.
Visit DarlingHarbour.com for more information.
Visitors offer from the SOFITEL
- 20% discount on food and beverage in our bars and restaurants: our award-winning Champagne Bar, our French-inspired restaurant Atelier and our lobby bar Esprit Noir, from 27 July to 7 August.
- Special Oyster Hour in Champagne Bar with $2.50 per oyster, $19 glass of Champagne from Thursday 1 to Monday 5 August, 4-6pm