If you’re travelling to the Festival this year, here is some helpful info:

The Festival runs from Thursday, 23rd until Sunday, 26th November 2017 and will be held at the Event Cinemas, George St Sydney (505-525 George St, Sydney).


Hotels Distance to Cinema Website
Fraser Suites 3 min walk
Meriton Suites Kent Street 3 min walk
Meriton Suites Pitt Street 2 min walk
Breakfree on George 8 min walk
Metro Hotel Marlow Sydney Central 7 min walk
ibis Sydney World Square 5 min walk
The Ultimo 10 min walk
Novotel Sydney Central 11 min walk
Sydney Central YHA (Hostel) 10 min walk
The Old Clare Hotel 15-20 min walk

Public Transport – If you travel in Sydney your best ticket is an Opal card.  Opal is a smartcard that you load value onto and pay as you go for use across all modes of transport. The closest train station to the cinema is Town Hall and it’s a 1 min walk away.

Plan your trip

Download the Opal App

Parking near cinema Centro Cinema Centre Parking Please note, there is no parking validation at the cinema

Uber is a great way to get around Sydney, it’s usually half the price of a taxi fare – for more details visit: Uber now has Sydney Airport Pick Up area Uber at Sydney Airport


Sydney weather is mild, subtropical climate with pleasant weather all year round in general. Located in the southern hemisphere, any seasonal weather variations that do occur are reversed. As a result, November is the last month of spring in Sydney. The weather in November in Sydney is hard to predict, however it tends to be warming up as summer arrives. In November, the average daytime temperatures in the city are generally around 20°C and high temperatures can hit a balmy 24°C on some days which can feel rather hot. While temperatures do fall at night, they will never drop too low in November. The average minimum temperatures generally tend to stay above 16°C throughout the month.