Buy your ticket online to skip any waiting queue on the left aisle.

    You’ll saunter down to the Box Office on the right aisle where our staff will scan your bar/QRcode, or enter your booking number, and you go straight in!

    No waiting around. So you can enjoy the  sunset sooner, a drink or some food, and of course reserve your seat for the movie.

    Don’t wait, book online now (same price as Box Office ticket).

  • Screen your Short film* at Deckchair Cinema!


    FREE Entry fee


    *For NT Shorts under 10 minutes

Deckchair Cinema is Darwin’s premier outdoor cinema

See what’s on and get your tickets here!

Deckchair Cinema screens films 7 nights a week from 10 April – 17 November 2019. The box office is open nightly from 6:00pm, with films starting promptly at the advertised time.

Deckchair Cinema is operated by the not-for-profit Darwin Film Society. The DFS programs an eclectic mix of films, putting out four seven-week programs per year (along with Flix in the Wet while the cinema is closed over Cyclone Season). Check out the current program.

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Woman at War

(M) 101M
2019, Benedikt Erlingsson, Iceland
24 May at Deckchair Cinema

First Reformed

(M) 108M
2018, Paul Schrader, USA
24 May at Deckchair Cinema

Woman at War

(M) 101M
2019, Benedikt Erlingsson, Iceland
25 May at Deckchair Cinema

Matangi / Maya / M.I.A.

(MA15+) 90M
2018, Stephen Loveridge, UK | USA | Sri Lanka
25 May at Deckchair Cinema

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This year’s Darwin Film Society AGM is scheduled for 5:30pm, on Saturday 18 May. All current DFS Members are welcome to attend. Attending the...

New Projection PC thanks to the Community Benefit Fund

During 2018 we were fortunate enough to receive a grant to upgrade the Projection PC at the cinema from the Community Benefit Fund! We use the...

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