Venue 2024: Dockside, Darling Harbour, Sydney

The APS on the 17th and 18th of September will be held at Dockside located on Balcony level 1, Cockle Bay Wharf, Darling Park, Sydney

The technical workshop on the 19th of September will be held in the Gold room at the L’Aqua located on the rooftop level 2, Cockle Bay Wharf, Darling Park, Sydney

Nestled in the vibrant Darling Harbour and The Rocks precincts, Dockside is located within walking distance from Sydney CBD hotels and amenities. It offers a panoramic view over Sydney’s Harbour from Cockle Bay Wharf.

Address:  Dockside, Balcony Level 1 – Cockle Bay Wharf, Darling Park, Sydney NSW 2000

 Walking from CBD or arriving by train via Town Hall Station: 

From the Sydney Town Hall / Town Hall Station vicinity, head down Druitt Street toward Sussex Street. Take the Druitt Street ramp (beside the Darling Park Towers). Continue over the Druitt Street foot bridge and down the stairs until you reach the Cockle Bay Wharf promenade. 

When facing the water, the W Hotel (old IMAX) should be on your left – turn right and walk towards Nick’s Seafood Restaurant/towards the Cockle Bay Wharf bird fountain. Behind the fountain towards the clock, and take the escalators or elevators up to LEVEL 1 for Dockside & LEVEL 2 for L’Aqua

Walking from CBD via Pyrmont Bridge: 

Head down Market Street towards the Shelbourne Hotel. Take the ramp towards the Pyrmont Bridge. At the escalators, go down to the Rooftop level/start of Pyrmont Bridge and turn left at Rouge. Head down the escalators once more to LEVEL 1 for Dockside or stay on the Rooftop LEVEL 2 for L’Aqua and continue walking past Café Del Mare to reach the venue. 

By Taxi/Uber (drop off zone): 

Wheat Road drop off zone, Cockle Bay Wharf, 31 Wheat Road 

The driver needs to take Wheat Road by keeping left when going past Darling Quarter and the W Hotel. 

Take the escalators up LEVEL 1 for Dockside & LEVEL 2 for L’Aqua 

Parking – no onsite parking: 

201 Sussex Street 

Darling Park Car Park (opening hours vary, please refer to Wilsons Parking website for further details)

When pre-booking use promo code DOCKSIDE Upon entering the car park, follow the signs to Cockle Bay Wharf parking. Take the elevator up to level B and walk across the pedestrian bridge to Dockside and L’Aqua.

Parking & Public Transport Options!