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Pack your picnic for a beautiful evening under the stars!

Join us this summer for a FREE family friendly evening under the stars and enjoy an incredible open-air screening of blockbuster films: Space Jam: A New Legacy (PG), Tom and Jerry (G), and Peter Rabbit 2: The Runaway (G)!

The event kicks off at 5.30pm with a fantastic line-up of exciting entertainment before the movie screens at sundown.

large crowd sitting in a park viewing a cinema under the stars
  • green sign stating Entry is free Enjoy a block buster movie on us!
  • yellow picnic basket Bring your picnic Pack your rug and nibbles.
  • purple knife and fork graphic Visit the food vans Food and non-alcoholic drinks available.
  • green musical note Live entertainment Enjoy local artists and games for kids.

To keep up to date with important info for your local event, click your location and RSVP on Facebook.


Have a question? FAQs for your local event are available on your local Facebook cinema event listing.

Will it cost to attend Cinema Under the Stars?

Our Cinema Under the Stars events are free to attend for the whole family. It's our way of giving back to the communities that support us. There will be a couple of food vendors, however you are more than welcome to pack a picnic.

Can I bring my dog?

Our Cinema Under the Stars events are pet-free events so we can ensure all of our attendees are comfortable and can enjoy the evening. Thanks for your understanding.

What happens if it rains?

We hope for clear skies, but our events can be impacted by mother nature. To get regular updates about the event and any weather impact, click 'interested' or 'going' on your local Cinema Under the Stars event page on Facebook.

Can I bring food?

Yes, please feel free to prepare your own picnic to share with your friends and family, but please do not bring glass.

Can I bring a chair?

You're allowed to bring your own chair, however we ask that you sit in a designated area behind all attendees who are sitting on the ground. If you are attending the Central Coast event you are not able to bring your own seat, chairs are provided.

What time does it start?

We have entertainment from 5.30pm, and the movie will start at sundown (between 7.30 and 8pm). We can't wait to see you there!

Will there be food vendors?

Yes we will have food vendors available at our Cinema Under the Stars events, but you're also welcome to bring your own picnic to the event.

Can I bring my pram?

Prams are allowed at all of our events, except for Central Coast as it's in the stadium. However we ask that all prams and chairs to sit in a designated area behind the attendees who sit on the ground.

Is alcohol permitted?

No, all of our Cinema Under the Stars events are alcohol free events.

Are captions available?

Movies at all locations will include captions to ensure everyone in our community can enjoy the movie.

Why did you pick these movies?

Our Cinema Under The Stars events are family-friendly events so we aim to select films that are appropriate for the wider community. We hope you enjoy them!

How can I find out more?

You can find out more in each Facebook event page here.

Newcastle Permanent Building Society Limited (“our”, “us”, “we”) may film and photograph our community events for promotional and marketing purposes. Both audio and video footage will be captured. As an audience member attending a Newcastle Permanent event you and your children may appear in the images and footage captured.

Whilst audience members may be identifiable in the images or footage captured, primarily we seek to film and photograph the audience as a body, rather than any particular individual audience members. Where you or your children are identifiable, those images or footage will constitute personal information and the Privacy Act 1988 will apply to our collection, storage, use and disclosure of those images or footage. We may use and disclose images or footage of you and your children in promotional or marketing materials we publish, including on our website, social media channels and via email. Those images and footage of you and your children may be disclosed to third parties, including those located overseas, in the process of facilitating the aforementioned uses.

If you do not want to appear in images or footage captured at our events please notify a member of our team upon your arrival. Otherwise, your consent to the use and disclosure of images or footage of you and your children in accordance with this notice is given by your attendance at the event.

Our Privacy Policy explains further how we treat your personal information, including how we protect personal information that we hold, how you may access or correct personal information we hold about you and how our complaints process works. Our Privacy Policy will apply to our collection of images or footage of you and your children, but subject to this notice, which will prevail to the extent of any inconsistency. Our Privacy Policy is available at For more information please call (02) 4927 4479 or email