• The Deckie is Closed

    But don’t despair! Check out…



    An eclectic mix of films playing Sunday arvos in the air-con

    22 Jan – 26 March 2017

    Programs out now!

    NB: The Deckie reopens April 2017

  • Closing Soon:

    Applications for 2017 fundraiser screenings!


    Darwin-based not-for-profit organisations hold fundraiser movie nights at Deckchair Cinema on Sunday nights in 2017.

    Apply HERE

    Applications close 31 January 2017!

  • The Travelling Film Festival returns!

    Block out Thurs 2 – Sun 5 Feb 2017 in your diaries!


    Films have been announced and are on sale now!

    Click HERE to buy tickets and learn more!

  • SKIP the QUEUE!

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


    You’ll saunter down to the Box Office on the left 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).


Deckchair Cinema is Darwin’s premier outdoor cinema

Deckchair Cinema screens films 7 nights a week from 20 April – 20 November 2016. 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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The Neon Demon

(R18+) 118M
2016, Nicolas Winding Refn, France | Denmark | USA
29 Jan at BCC Darwin City

Jane Got A Gun

(MA15+) 98M
2016, Gavin O'Connor, USA
29 Jan at BCC Darwin City

Where am I Going?

(M) 86M
2016, Gennaro Nunziante, Italy
12 Feb at BCC Darwin City


(M) 99M
2016, Pedro Almodóvar, Spain
12 Feb at BCC Darwin City

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