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Cinema in the Park

The City of Ryde holds an annual Cinema in the Park event that features popular movies. The free screenings are held during March in different locations around the City of Ryde. Bring your picnic rug or low chair and find a spot on the grass - or plaza!

Movies start at sundown, approximately 8pm

  • Entry is free
  • All venues are smoke free
  • All venues are wheelchair accessible
  • Light refreshments will be available at all venues. Food available at Eastwood Plaza
  • Parking available at all venues
  • All movies include closed captions for the deaf and hearing impaired
  • Movies will be shown on an inflatable screen with excellent clarity and stereo sound

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows

Rated PG  


Saturday 25 March 2017 movie screening of TMNT: Out Of The Sahdows has been cancelled for this weekend due to wet weather and will be screened at a later date. 

New Date

Friday, 28 April 2017 - 6.30pm
Morrison Bay Park, Frances Road, Putney

After facing Shredder, who has joined forces with mad scientist Baxter Stockman and henchmen Bebop and Rocksteady to take over the world, the Turtles must confront an even greater nemesis: the notorious Krang.

Inflatable fun zone, free ninja turtles masks and balloon twisters. Enjoy dinner from food vendors including Pizza event, Kartel provisions and Classic Treats. 

Pitch Perfect 2

Cinema At The University
This movie is intended for mature audiences only
Rated M 


Friday 24 March 2017 movie screening of Pitch Perfect 2 has been cancelled for this weekend due to wet weather and will be screened at a later date.

New Date 

Friday, 7 April 2017 - 6.30pm
Lakeside Lawn, Gymnasium Road, Macquarie University

After a humiliating command performance at The Kennedy Center, the Barden Bellas enter an international competition that no American group has ever won in order to regain their status and right to perform.

A fun inflatable obstacle course with limited prizes to give away. Enjoy dinner from Food vendors including Kartel Provisions, Pizza event and Gelato Brioche. 


Friday, 31 March 2017
Eastwood Plaza, Rowe Street, Eastwood
Rated PG
Ten-year-old Sophie is in for the adventure of a lifetime when she meets the Big Friendly Giant. Naturally scared at first, the young girl soon realises that the 24-foot behemoth is actually quite gentle and charming.

Free Frobscottle (for the first 100 people) and roaming balloon twisters! Dinner available at surrounding restaurants. 

Alice Through The Looking Glass

Saturday, 1 April 2017
Yamble Reserve, Quarry Road, Ryde 
Rated PG

Alice has spent the past few years following in her father’s footsteps and sailing the high seas. Upon her return to London, she comes across a magical looking glass and returns to the fantastical realm of Underland and her friends the White Rabbit, Absolem, the Cheshire Cat and the Mad Hatter.

Meet the Mad Hatter and be entertained by Balloon Twisters. Enjoy dinner from food vendors including Pizze Event and Gelato Brioche.


Cinema in the Park is sponsored by Macquarie University.

Last updated on 23 March 2017