• We’re holding a fundraiser for SPARK Film Initiative!

    On Sun 15 April we’re screening the new Aussie comedy SWINGING SAFARI at Deckchair Cinema.

    All ticket proceeds go toward SPARK – a program that funds local short films and will premiere them at Darwin International Film Festival 2018.

    For more info or to buy a ticket (or donate): CLICK HERE

  • It’s official…

    We’re the best regional cinema in Australia!

    We were recently awarded Best Regional Cinema 2017 by the Australian Independent Distributors Association.

    Read more about what makes us the best HERE


    The programming committee have put together a corker Flix in the Wet program this year! Don’t forget Flix films screen on Sunday arvos at BCC Cinema Darwin.

    Available from cafes, galleries, libraries, and of course the Deckie!

    Or check it out online here

  • Attention Local Businesses!

    Now booking advertising for

    Deckchair Cinema 2018

    More info HERE

    Contact manager@deckchaircinema.com

  • Want to have a fundraiser movie night with us?

    Applications open 1-Nov 2017 and close 31-Jan 2018

    A sell out night could mean a $5,000 fund injection for your organisation!

    Want to know more or apply? Click HERE for more

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  • SKIP the QUEUE!

    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).


Deckchair Cinema is Darwin’s premier outdoor cinema

Flix in the Wet will be held in the air-con at BCC Darwin City from 21 January to 25 March.

See what’s on and get your tickets here!

Deckchair Cinema screens films 7 nights a week from 18 April – 18 November 2018. 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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Now Showing

School Life

(M) 99M
2017, Neasa Ní Chianáin, Ireland
21 Jan at BCC Darwin City

What if it Works?

(M) 95M
2017, Romi Trower, Australia
21 Jan at BCC Darwin City

Café Cinema


21 Jan at BCC Darwin City

God's Own Country

(MA15+) 104M
2017, Francis Lee, UK
28 Jan at BCC Darwin City

Patti Cake$

(M) 109M
2017, Geremy Jasper, USA
28 Jan at BCC Darwin City

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