Enjoy An Outdoor Cinema Experience At Taronga Zoo This Spring

Cool Sh*t, Film & Art, Play, Sydney / 12 September 2023
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Enjoy An Outdoor Cinema Experience At Taronga Zoo This Spring

Cool Sh*t, Film & Art, Play, Sydney / 12 September 2023

Taronga Zoo Presents “Harbour View” Outdoor Cinema: A Wild Night Under the Stars.

Picture this: a starlit night, the gentle rustle of leaves, and the distant roar of a lion as you settle down for a movie under the open sky. Taronga Zoo, one of Sydney’s iconic attractions, is inviting you to experience the magic of cinema in the great outdoors with their brand-new “Harbour View” outdoor cinema event.

Nestled within the enchanting confines of Taronga Zoo, the Harbour View Cinema promises a cinematic adventure like no other. Imagine gazing out at the awe-inspiring backdrop of Sydney’s glittering skyline and the iconic Sydney Harbour while you enjoy your favourite films. As the sun dips below the horizon, you’ll find yourself enveloped in the unique ambiance of the zoo, surrounded by the sights and sounds of the 4,000 animals that call Taronga home.

The experience is a blend of movie magic and wildlife wonder. All you need to bring is a picnic rug, a sense of adventure, and a love for cinematic storytelling. Whether you’re planning a family outing, a romantic date night, or a girls’ night out, the Harbour View Cinema has something for everyone.

Over the October long weekend, from Thursday, September 28th, 2023, to Sunday, October 1st, 2023, Taronga Zoo will host four ‘themed’ movie nights that promise to delight all movie buffs. From timeless family favorites to classic date night films, these evenings are tailor-made for an unforgettable cinematic experience.

Here’s a sneak peek at the movie lineup:

  • Thursday, September 28th: “The Lion King” (1994) – Relive the epic journey of Simba, the young lion cub, in this Disney classic that has touched hearts for generations.
  • Friday, September 29th: “Scream” (1996) – If you’re up for some spine-tingling suspense, join the fun with this iconic horror flick.
  • Saturday, September 30th: “Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone” (2001) – Embark on a magical adventure with the young wizard Harry Potter as he discovers his true destiny.
  • Sunday, October 1st: “Dirty Dancing” (1987) – Get ready to have the time of your life with this timeless dance and romance classic.

What’s more, your ticket to the Harbour View Cinema includes complimentary entry to Taronga Zoo from 2pm onwards, free parking, and a chance to win a range of incredible Taronga experiences in a lucky draw. It’s not just a movie night; it’s an opportunity to support wildlife conservation while having a fantastic time.

Tickets come in various categories to suit your preferences:

  • The Bee’s Knees VIP: $55.00
  • Lions Pride VIP: $40.00
  • Adult: $28.00
  • Child: $25.00
  • Concession: $26.20

For Zoo Friends, there’s an extra treat as they enjoy a 10% discount on ticket prices.

Don’t miss the chance to be a part of this extraordinary cinematic journey at Taronga Zoo’s Harbour View Cinema from September 28th to October 1st, 2023. Get your tickets now and get ready for a wild night under the stars.