The new look, stylish Blackbird Café is in the enviable position of the balcony level of Cockle Bay Wharf, with an outlook straight over Darling...Read more
However you choose to enjoy our secret garden, make it a night (or day) to remember.
Sit back and sip on an exclusive boutique cocktail at Cockle Bay Wharf. Each of our venues is serving up a special libation or sundae to celebrate #CockleBayWharfMushroomed. Learn more about the quirky cocktails in our blog here.
For the adventurers
With live music available seven days a week at Cockle Bay Wharf, there’s always something for an adventurous spirit.
Start your night at Tokio Hotel, settle in for the live music and watch the sun go down before exploring the immersive mushroom forest. Lighting up every night from 6pm.
If you’re eager for more melodies, visit on a Wednesday or Friday and head down to Baia The Italian, order an espresso martini and soak up the atmosphere. Once you’re ready for new sounds shuffle down the wharf to Tokio Hotel and take in the awesome glow of Vivid as you walk.
Take our glowing martini glass, blend some chocolatey goodness and you’ve got the perfect sundae. From the master chocolatiers at Lindt, try the exclusive Vivid Sundae, only available at Cockle Bay Wharf.
For the foodies
Look out onto spectacular Cockle Bay Wharf and Darling Harbour from the Café del Mar terrace. Situated on the rooftop, you’ll have the perfect view of the city’s illuminations. During the Vivid festival period they’ll be serving a special rooftop menu.
For the arty types
Mushroomed is an illuminated spectacular. This immersive forest brings a pop of colour to the dark cityscape. Whether it’s the beautiful pastel tones during the day or the neon night lights, it’s a sight to behold and capture. Grab your camera, phone or image-making tool of choice and share your creative takes on #CockleBayWharfMushroomed.
For the kids
Shine off your dancing shoes and get the kids ready to dance. There’s four Kiddo Discos at Cockle Bay Wharf. The kids get their time to groove at HOME The Venue every Saturday during Vivid.