The Venue

The Drinks Industry Show will take place at Dockside, Darling Harbour.
With sparkling water views stretching over Darling Harbour and bathed in natural light, the stunning venue is ideally positioned within Cockle Bay Wharf, and just a moment’s walk from the CBD.

Dockside has parking facilities at Wilson Parking in Cockle Bay Wharf, offering under cover access just moments from the venue.

*Wheelchair access available.

Directions to Dockside


Balcony Level, Cockle Bay Wharf, Darling Park, Sydney NSW 2000


Rooftop Level, Cockle Bay Wharf, Darling Park, Sydney NSW 2000

From CBD

Walk down Druitt Street from city centre (Town Hall Station) and across the pedestrian bridge onto the Darling Harbour Foreshore. For Dockside and L’Aqua turn right towards the Aquarium. At the centre of the Cockle Bay Wharf precinct is a fountain featuring Steel Brolgas (birds). Head past the fountain towards the right hand side (near Lindt Café) and take the escalators up one level to Dockside and up two levels for L’Aqua.

Via Train

Exit at Town Hall Station and please use directions as above.

Via Taxi

For Dockside and L’Aqua ask to be dropped off at Wheat Road drop off zone, Cockle Bay Wharf. The driver needs to take Wheat Road by keeping left when going past the IMAX Theatre. Take the escalators up one level to Dockside or two levels to L’Aqua.

Via Car

Drive down Market Street towards Darling Harbour, turn left into Sussex Street and park at 201 Sussex Street, Wilsons Car Park on the right hand side. Take the elevator up to B and walk across the bridge to Dockside and L’Aqua.

Alternatively you can park directly behind the IMAX building in Darling Quarter located at 1 Harbour Street, Wilsons Car Park.


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