If you ask us, we love nothing more than spending summer in the great outdoors. Whether it’s sun-laden beach days or romantic al fresco dining, we’re all about enjoying some fresh air. And one activity we can’t get enough of this time of year? Open air cinemas! So why not take a break from Netflix, grab your partner or pals, pack a healthy picnic, some biodynamic wine and check out one of our top open air cinema picks.
4 of the best open air cinemas
St George OpenAir Cinema
Dubbed the world’s most beautiful cinema, St George OpenAir Cinema is a true class act. Situated on Mrs Macquaries Point against a stunning backdrop spanning the Opera House, Harbour Bridge and city skyline, it is an unrivaled cinematic experience. The program includes premieres, previews and the best of current and recent releases.
Sporteluxe movie pick: Steve Jobs
When: January 2016 – February 2016
Moonlight Cinema is one of our favourite outdoor cinema’s, showing advance screenings, new release and classic hits in sublime settings. You can even bring your pooch along to Doggie Nights screenings for an unforgettable night.
Sporteluxe movie pick: Spectre
Where: Sydney, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide, Port Douglas, Brisbane
When: December 2015 – March 2016
Expect screenings of new releases as well as classic and cult hits, on a hip rooftop overlooking Melbourne’s CBD with deckchairs, cocktails and burgers.
Sporteluxe movie pick: Casablanca
When: December 2016 – April 2016
Formerly known as Starlight Cinema, Sunset Cinema’s program features the hottest new films. Treat yourself to the Wholesome Food Company Lawn Lounge, which boasts the best seats in the house and snack bar.
Sporteluxe movie pick: The Hunger Games: Mockingjay Part 2
Where: Canberra, Wollongong, North Sydney
When: December 2016 – March 2016
SPORTELUXE OPEN AIR CINEMA TIP:
Be sure to pack something to sit on! We love this luxe, oversized towel by Seafolly, which is large enough for two.