The Rocks is turning up the holiday cheer with Christmas markets, a magical outdoor cinema and free concerts featuring big-name Aussie artists.


Homegrown Christmas Concert

Dan Sultan, Jack River, Josh Pyke and Lisa Mitchell, will bring their own brand of festive cheer, serenading The Rocks with tunes at this free Christmas concert.

What's On

The Rocks Markets - Christmas Edition
Tis the season to be shopping. Find authentic handmade gifts, one of a kind treats and authentic flavours right here at The Rocks Markets - Christmas Edition.
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Open daily
George Street Food Gallery
Take your tastebuds on a tour through the culinary creations of Mexico, Malaysia and Australasia at the George Street pop-up food gallery of global flavours.
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Laneway Cinema at The Rocks
Heritage surrounds, hot slices of pizza, classic films, starry skies, wine, bean bags and a FREE movie screening - this is not your average movie night!
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Local's Guide

Party Favourites: Our go-to guide for large bookings
Are you in charge of booking your work Christmas party or an end-of-year blowout? Book these venues in The Rocks to get the party started.
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Make magical moments with these celebration dining spots
Work is winding up for the year and Christmas is coming - it’s time to celebrate! Mark the occasion with a feast at one of The Rocks best restaurants.
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Christmas cheers: the best after-work drinks in The Rocks
Shake off the working day and soak up some Christmas cheer at these after-work drinks in The Rocks.
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Treat the ladies in your life with gift ideas for her in The Rocks
You can do better than flowers and chocolate! Use our guide to buy her something she’ll treasure.
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Affordable Christmas Gifts under $50 in The Rocks
How much did you spend last Christmas? Spend less and give more memorable presents with our guide to affordable gifting.
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From Wiradjuri Country to The Rocks - Meet Shelby-Rae Kschenka
Discover Shelby-Rae Kschenka's handmade baubles, where heritage hangs on every branch
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Tiny Town, Big Festive Spirit - Meet Nico Nicoson
Artist Nico Nicoson's Aussie Christmas dream comes to life at The Rocks.
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The quirkiest finds at The Rocks Markets
Sydney’s oldest precinct comes to life every Saturday and Sunday, hosting a treasure trove of talented artisans.
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We acknowledge the Gadigal people of the Eora nation as the First Peoples and Traditional Custodians of this land. We offer our respect to their Elders both past and present.