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Sydney Kidz Fest

Entertainment Quarter, Moore Park

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Start daily 10:00
Finish Monday to Wednesday 15:00
Finish Thursday to Sunday 16:00

Important event information

Attendees are encouraged to plan their trip and consider all the available travel options ahead of time. Public transport is the best way to get to The Entertainment Quarter.

  • Trains to the city run regularly where you can connect with frequent light rail services to Moore Park from the city or south east. The Moore Park light rail stop is located a short walk across from The Entertainment Quarter. Plenty of regular route buses also make stops on Oxford St and Anzac Parade within walking distance
  • You'll need to use an Opal card or contactless payment card/device when travelling on transport to and from the event. Register your details online at Opal or via the Opal Tavel app ahead of time.

Please note that if you are travelling on the T1 North Shore Line on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April, buses replace trains between Hornsby and Wynyard. Catch a rail replacement bus to Wynyard where you can connect with a light rail service to Moore Park. Plan ahead using the Trip Planner.

If you have to drive, travel with your group and allow plenty of extra travel time. Parking is available near at The Entertainment Quarter multi storey car park, entry Errol Flynn Boulevard off Lang Road.

Be aware that the Moore Park precinct will be particularly busy while other events are held at neighbouring venues including Allianz Stadium, Sydney Cricket Ground, Centennial Park and Hordern Pavilion, see list below. Traffic in the area will be busier than usual on these days and parking will be in high demand so allow plenty of extra travel time – you can find real-time traffic conditions at livetraffic.com.

Other events in the precinct during the Show:

  • Saturday 13 April – A-League Men: Sydney FC v Western Sydney Wanderers at Allianz Stadium
  • Saturday 13 April – Championships Day 2 at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Saturday 13 April – Concert: Simple Plan at Hordern Pavilion
  • Tuesday 16 April – Concert: A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie at Hordern Pavilion
  • Thursday 18 April – NRL: Roosters v Storm at Allianz Stadium
  • Saturday 20 April – All Aged Stakes Day at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Saturday 20 April – Concert: Chase & Status + Luude at Hordern Pavilion
  • Sunday 21 April – AFL: Sydney Swans v Gold Coast Suns at the SCG
  • Thursday 25 April – NRL: Dragons v Roosters at Allianz Stadium
  • Thursday 25 April – Race Day at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Friday 26 April – Super Rugby: Waratahs v Chiefs at Allianz Stadium
  • Friday 26 April – Concert: 6LACK at Hordern Pavilion
  • Saturday 27 April – Thiaguinho at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Sunday 28 April – A-League Men: Sydney FC v Perth Glory at Allianz Stadium

Opal

You can use an Opal card for all modes of public transport in Sydney and surrounding regions, including metro, trains, buses, ferries and light rail.

Remember to top up your Opal card before you travel to avoid waiting in line at top-up machines. You can top up your card online or at an Opal retailer.

More ways to pay

If you have a contactless-enabled American Express, Mastercard or Visa debit or credit card, or a linked device, you can use it to pay for your travel by tapping on and tapping off at Opal card readers. Available on all public transport, contactless payments are another way to pay on the Opal network. Adult Opal fare pricing applies and you will receive Opal benefits, including daily and weekly fare caps.

Sydney Metro services are high-frequency, driverless trains running between Tallawong Station and Chatswood Station.

Metro services start from the early morning running every 10 minutes until late. Change at Epping for trains to Central to get within walking distance of the precinct or to change for a light rail service.

Please note that due to planned weekend trackwork on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 April, buses are replacing metro services between Tallawong and Chatswood. Trackwork on the T1 North Shore Line may also affect how you travel. Change at Epping for trains towards the City to connect with light rail services to Moore Park. Plan ahead using the Trip Planner.

For Metro service disruption information, check travel alerts or plan your trip using the Trip Planner.

The closest stations to the Entertainment Quarter are Central and Bondi Junction.

From Central catch a light rail service to Moore Park from Chalmers Street.

From Bondi Junction catch one of the many regular route buses from the Interchange to Oxford Street to get within walking distance of the precinct.

Trackwork

Trackwork is taking place during the Show on weekdays and weekends that may affect how you travel to and from The Entertainment Quarter. Plan ahead using the Trip Planner

Weekend – 2am Saturday 13 April to 2am Monday 15 April

  • Metro North West: Buses replace metro services between Tallawong and Chatswood. Trackwork on the T1 North Shore Line may also affect how you travel. Change at Epping for trains towards the City via Strathfield.
  • T1 North Shore Line: Buses replace trains between Hornsby and Wynyard. Change at Wynyard for a City Circle train or the light rail. T9 Northern Line trains run to a changed timetable between Berowra or Hornsby and Central, platforms 1-12, via Strathfield. The light rail runs in both directions between Circular Quay, Wynyard, Town Hall and Central.
  • T1 Western Line: Trains run between Penrith and Central, platforms 1-12, and make an extra stop at Flemington. Richmond trains run to a changed timetable and stopping pattern between Richmond and Leppington. Change trains at Parramatta to continue your journey towards the City. On Sunday from 3am to 9am, and 8:30pm to 2am, buses replace trains between Parramatta and Olympic Park. Trains run to a changed timetable between Penrith, Richmond and Leppington, and between Olympic Park and Central or the City. Change at Parramatta for buses towards Olympic Park.
  • T2 Inner West & Leppington Line: Trains run to a changed timetable between Leppington and Ashfield or the City via Granville. On Saturday from 6.30am to 10.30am, Inner West trains run between Ashfield and the City only. Leppington trains stop at Homebush, Croydon and Ashfield. You may need to change trains to continue your journey. On Sunday from 4am to 9am, and 8:30pm to 2am, trains run to a changed timetable between Leppington and Penrith or Richmond, and between Olympic Park and the City. Buses replace trains between Parramatta and Olympic Park. Change at Glenfield for trains to the City via the Airport, or change at Parramatta for buses towards Olympic Park.
  • T3 Bankstown Line: Buses replace trains between Cabramatta, Lidcombe and Sydenham. You may need to change buses to continue your journey. Some T4 Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra Line trains make extra stops at St Peters and Erskineville. On Sunday from 4am to 9am, buses also replace trains between Lidcombe and Olympic Park.
  • T4 Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra Line: All Cronulla and some Waterfall trains make extra stops at St Peters and Erskineville. Daily from 8am to 8pm, extra trains run between Hurstville and Bondi Junction.
  • T5 Cumberland Line: Extra trains run between Leppington and Richmond or Penrith.
  • T7 Olympic Park Line: On Sunday from 4am to 9am, buses replace trains between Olympic Park and Lidcombe, with some buses continuing to Parramatta. Trains run between Olympic Park and the City. On Sunday from 8.30pm to 2am, trains run between Olympic Park and Lidcombe, and between Olympic Park and the City, but buses replace T1 Western and T2 Leppington Line trains between Olympic Park and Parramatta.
  • T9 Northern Line: Some trains run to a changed timetable and stopping pattern. Daily until 8am, trains run between Berowra and Central, platforms 1-12, or between Hornsby and Epping only. Daily from 8am, trains run between Berowra or Hornsby and Central, platforms 1-12 only.
  • Blue Mountains Line: On Sunday from 4am to 9am and 9pm to 2am, trains run between Blue Mountains Line stations and Blacktown only, due to trackwork between Parramatta and Olympic Park. Change at Penrith for express buses to Olympic Park. Buses also replace T1 Western Line trains between Parramatta and Olympic Park. Trains from Blacktown towards Blue Mountains Line stations leave 30 minutes later than normal. Some trains between Bathurst and Lithgow also run to a changed timetable. If you are travelling to Lithgow to connect with NSW TrainLink Regional Coaches please call 132 232 to confirm departure times.
  • South Coast Line: Buses replace trains between Wollongong and Waterfall, then continue to Sutherland. Trains run between Bomaderry, Kiama and Wollongong, and between Port Kembla and Wollongong, some to a changed timetable.  T4 Illawarra Line trains run between Waterfall, Sutherland and Bondi Junction, some to a changed timetable.
  • Southern Highlands Line: On Saturday, buses replace the 8.05am Moss Vale to Campbelltown train and the 10.09am Campbelltown to Moss Vale train. The 9.24am Moss Vale to Central service will run to a changed timetable, up to 15 minutes later than normal.

Weekend 2 - 2am Saturday 20 April to 2am Monday 22 April

  • T1 North Shore Line: Trains may run to a changed timetable due to trackwork between Strathfield and Central.
  • T1 Western Line: From 9.40pm Friday, Penrith trains run to a changed timetable and make extra stops at some stations between Homebush and Macdonaldtown. On Saturday and Sunday, Richmond trains run to a changed timetable between Richmond and Fairfield. Change trains at Parramatta to continue your journey towards the City.
  • T2 Inner West & Leppington Line: Buses replace trains between Macarthur, Glenfield and Fairfield. Trains run to a changed timetable and stopping pattern between Leppington and the City via the Airport, and between Fairfield and Schofields or Richmond. Change trains at Parramatta to continue your journey towards the City. Inner West trains will not run. T1 Western and T9 Northern Line trains make extra stops at some stations between Homebush and Central. You may need to change trains to continue your journey.
  • T3 Bankstown Line: Buses replace trains between Cabramatta, Lidcombe and Sydenham. Trains run between Sydenham and the City Circle, stopping at St Peters and Erskineville. Buses also replace T2 Leppington Line trains between Glenfield, Liverpool and Fairfield. Trackwork continues on parts of the T3 Bankstown Line until 24 April.
  • T5 Cumberland Line: Buses replace trains between Glenfield and Fairfield. Trains run to a changed timetable and stopping pattern between Leppington and the City via the Airport, between Fairfield and Schofields or Richmond.
  • T8 Airport & South Line: Buses replace trains between Macarthur, Glenfield and Fairfield. Trains run to a changed timetable and stopping pattern between Leppington or Revesby and the City via the Airport.
  • Blue Mountains Line: Trains may run to a changed timetable due to trackwork between Strathfield and Central.
  • Central Coast & Newcastle Line: Trains may run to a changed timetable due to trackwork between Strathfield and Central.
  • Southern Highlands Line: Buses replace trains between Goulburn, Moss Vale and Glenfield. You may need to change buses to continue your journey. T8 Airport & South Line trains run to a changed timetable between Glenfield and the City.

 

Weekend 3 - 2am Saturday 27 April to 2am Monday 29 April 

  • City Circle: Trains may run to a changed timetable you may need to change trains to continue your journey.
  • T1 Western line: Buses replace trains between Penrith, Richmond and Granville. Trains run to a changed timetable between Granville and the City, then continue to T1 North Shore Line stations. 
  • T2 Inner West & Leppington Line: Trains run to a changed timetable between Leppington and the City via Granville, then continue to T1 North Shore Line stations. 
  • T4 Eastern Suburbs & Illawarra Line: Buses replace trains between Cronulla and Sutherland. Trains run between Waterfall, Sutherland and Bondi Junction, to a changed timetable. On Saturday from 11.30pm to 2.20am, buses also replace trains between Waterfall and Hurstville. Trains run between Hurstville and Bondi Junction, some to a changed timetable.
  • T5 Cumberland Line: Buses replace trains between Richmond and Granville. T2 Leppington Line trains run between Leppington and the City via Granville.
  • Blue Mountains Line: Buses replace trains between Penrith and Granville. Trains from Penrith to Blue Mountains Line stations run up to 45 minutes later than the normal timetable.
  • Central Coast & Newcastle Line: Most trains run between Central Coast & Newcastle Line stations and Strathfield only. Change trains at Strathfield to continue your journey.

Trackwork is carried out on an ongoing basis to maintain the safety, reliability, and efficiency of the Sydney Trains network and may affect how you travel. For the latest information, check trackwork service updates or use the Trip Planner.

A number of regular Sydney Buses services stop along Anzac Parade near the precinct including routes 339 and 374.

From Bondi Junction Interchange, catch routes 333, 352 or 440 to Oxford Street or catch route 355 buses to Lang Road, which is within short walking distance of the Entertainment Quarter.

For bus service disruption information, check travel alerts or plan your trip using theTrip Planner.

Catch one of the many ferry services to Circular Quay and change for a light rail service to Moore Park on the L2 and L3 lines.

For service disruption information check travel alerts or use the Trip Planner.

L1 Dulwich Hill Line

L1 Dulwich Hill Line light rail services run between Central Station (Grand Concourse) and Dulwich Hill via Darling Harbour and the Inner West. Services run regularly from 6am to 11pm daily, and until midnight on Friday. Plan your trip using the Trip Planner.

From Central, change for a light rail service on the L2 or L3 Line to Moore Park leaving from Chalmers Street.  

L2 Randwick and L3 Kingsford Lines

L2 Randwick Line light rail services run between Circular Quay and Randwick via Central Station (Chalmers Street) and L3 Kingsford Line services run between Circular Quay and Juniors Kingsford via Central Station (Chalmers Street). Services run regularly from 5am to 1am daily. Plan your trip using Trip Planner.

Catch L2 or L3 light rail services to Moore Park. The Moore Park stop is located along Anzac Parade across from the Entertainment Quarter.

Please note that from 10.20pm Friday 12 April until Sunday 14 April, trackwork on the T1 North Shore Line may affect how you travel. Change at Wynyard for buses to T1 North Shore Line stations. Plan ahead using the Trip Planner.

For maps and service frequencies see light rail service information. For light rail service disruption information, check travel alerts or plan your trip using the Trip Planner.

If you have to drive, carpool with your group and arrive early to secure a parking space. Traffic will be heavier than usual, particularly on weekends during the Show and when there are multiple events taking place in the Moore Park precinct. See details below and plan your trip ahead of time.

Additionally, parts of Driver Avenue will also be closed to traffic on days where there are events at neighbouring stadiums in Moore Park.

Event Dates:

  • Saturday 13 April – A-League Men: Sydney FC v Western Sydney Wanderers at Allianz Stadium
  • Saturday 13 April – Championships Day 2 at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Saturday 13 April – Concert: Simple Plan at Hordern Pavilion
  • Tuesday 16 April – Concert: A Boogie Wit Da Hoodie at Hordern Pavilion
  • Thursday 18 April – NRL: Roosters v Storm at Allianz Stadium
  • Saturday 20 April – All Aged Stakes Day at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Saturday 20 April – Concert: Chase & Status + Luude at Hordern Pavilion
  • Sunday 21 April – AFL: Sydney Swans v Gold Coast Suns at the SCG
  • Thursday 25 April – NRL: Dragons v Roosters at Allianz Stadium
  • Thursday 25 April – Race Day at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Friday 26 April – Super Rugby: Waratahs v Chiefs at Allianz Stadium
  • Friday 26 April – Concert: 6LACK at Hordern Pavilion
  • Saturday 27 April – Thiaguinho at Royal Randwick Racecourse
  • Sunday 28 April – A-League Men: Sydney FC v Perth Glory at Allianz Stadium

To support the Moore Park Road pop up cycleway, there is no left-turn permitted from Lang Road onto Moore Park Road westbound. Motorists can use Cook Road for access onto Moore Park Road instead.

Trams are running between the CBD and South East so pedestrians are reminded to exercise caution around the tram tracks and cross at designated pedestrian crossings.

For the latest traffic information visit Live Traffic NSW or download a real-time traffic app.

A taxi rank is located on Errol Flynn Boulevard (near the Hordern Pavilion). For details of taxi networks servicing the Sydney area, visit Transport Operators.

If you’re using rideshare to get to and from the Show, use Errol Flynn Boulevard or Driver Avenue for the drop off locations. After the event, roads in the immediate area of the precinct may be busy so consider a pick up location outside of the precinct.

Entertainment Quarter Parking

Parking is available at The Entertainment Quarter multi storey car park, entry Errol Flynn Boulevard off Lang Road.

Visit Entertainment Quarter for more information on operating hours and rates. Flat rates apply on game days.

Special Event Clearways – Moore Park & Randwick

Moore Park: Special event clearways will be in place on roads in and around Moore Park to cater for additional traffic and transport during events at the SCG and Allianz Stadium.

Clearways will be in place on sections of Lang Road, Fitzroy Street, Moore Park Road, Albion Street, Cleveland Street, Flinders Street and Foveaux Street for the following events:

  • Saturday 13 April from 3pm to 11pm – A-League Men: Sydney FC v Western Sydney Wanderers at Allianz Stadium
  • Thursday 18 April from 3pm to 11pm – NRL: Roosters v Storm at Allianz Stadium
  • Sunday 21 April from 10am to 6pm – AFL: Sydney Swans v Gold Coast Sun at the SCG
  • Thursday 25 April from 1pm to 8pm – NRL: Dragons v Roosters at Allianz Stadium
  • Friday 26 April from 3pm to 11pm – Super Rugby: Waratahs v Chiefs at Allianz Stadium
  • Sunday 28 April from 1pm to 6pm – A-League Men: Sydney FC v Perth Glory at Allianz Stadium

Randwick: Special event clearways will be in effect around the racecourse at the following locations and times on Saturday 13 and Saturday 20 April. 

  • From 4am to 7pm: Darley Road between Alison Road and Randwick Gates Centennial Park (western side)
  • From 8am to 7pm: Ascot Street between Doncaster Avenue and Randwick Racecourse Ascot Street Entry (both sides)
  • From 3pm to 7pm: High Street between UNSW Gate Two and Anzac Parade (southern side)

Clearways are strict no-parking zones, and apply even to local residents or Mobility Scheme Permit holders. Check signs before parking as vehicles left in special event clearways will be towed and a towing fee applies. Visit Live Traffic NSW to see the locations of special event clearways.

Accessible trips are shown in the Trip Planner with the wheelchair icon. You can select "accessible services only" in the Options to ensure you only see accessible services. Only trip plans with accessible train platforms, ferry wharves and buses will be presented. See accessible travel or download a transport app (select the "Accessibility" filter).