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Pullman Quay Grand Sydney Harbour rests between the bustling East Circular Quay of Sydney Harbour and the serene Royal Botanic Gardens. Although our elegant accommodation allow for a quiet environment, we are mere steps away from the best attractions, events and top things to do in Sydney, Australia including the Sydney Opera House, The Rocks historic district, and more.

Please read our hotel blog for all the latest news, travel tips, fun things to do in Sydney, and other helpful hints about our city’s wonderful attractions.

April 10, 2017

Get Egg-cited

It’s April and if you haven’t sorted out your school holiday or Easter plan. Don’t panic! There are still plenty of great ideas around Circular Quay and Darling Harbour. We’ve round up some of the best value ideas to do with the family or with friends.


With some of Sydney’s best attractions for kids of all ages just located near the hotel, Darling Harbour will keep everyone occupied these April school holidays.


Australian National Maritime Museum: Families are invited to tie up their togas and spend the day on a Roman adventure. The school holiday big ticket will get you access to everything open at the museum on the day of your visit.


Pop-Up Cinema: Pack up some snacks and a picnic blanket and bring the whole family to enjoy a mini-festival of movies under the stars by waterfront. Harbourside


The Easter weekend is a cracking time to be in Sydney. Not only is there finally an excuse to eat all the chocolate there’s also lodes of Easter fun activities and not to mention a couple of days off work. So whether you want to hunt down eggs, hit the public holiday parties, gorge at Q-dining or drink chocolate inspired cocktails at Hacienda Bar. We’ve got all the bases covered.


Sydney Royal Easter Show: The iconic Sydney Royal Easter Show is the largest show we all look forward to go with the kids. It’s a fun week of agricultural competitions, animal experiences, carnival fun, show bag and entertainment.


7 – 19 April

Daily, 9am – 9.30pm

1 Showground, Sydney Olympic Park

Purchase online or call 9704 1111


The Great Garden Egg Hunt: A known family tradition to many, the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney Great Garden Egg Hunt grows in popularity every year. Follow the trail map and complete fun activities to collect your chocolate eggs. Don’t forget to a grab a selfie with the Easter Bunny.


15 Apr

9.30am and 2.45pm

The Band Lawn, Royal Botanic Garden

Purchase online or call 9231 8111