Cheap Movie Tickets in Sydney: Best Deals

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Cheap movie tickets are a great way to enjoy the latest films on the big screen at the cinema without breaking the bank. You no longer have to wait months for it to turn up on Netflix or Prime to watch the movie. 

The cinematic movie experience still makes for a great date night or family outing, without all the distractions you get when watching it at home. 

In this article, we’ll cover some of the best discount movie ticket offers in Sydney. 

Note: Offers and conditions can change at any time, so check the cinema or the company offering these deals for their current prices, deals, terms and conditions, and which sessions and cinema experiences the offers are available for before purchasing the tickets. 

Cinema Membership Programs and Cheap Tuesdays

Event Cinemas Cinebuzz 

There are 23 Event Cinemas in NSW. We usually go to the George St Sydney one in the city.  

You can sign up for Event Cinema’s Cinebuzz Rewards loyalty program for free and enjoy discounted movie tickets. 

Two great Cinebuzz discount offers available at the moment are:

  1. Cheap Tuesdays where you can buy $13 movie tickets (adult tickets are usually $26 each). 
  2. Movie of the Week tickets are just $10 per ticket. 

Even just by signing into Cinebuzz will save you a few dollars off your regular-priced ticket. 

Dendy Newtown

Dendy Newtown is located on Newtown’s bustling King Street, and is known for its mix of arthouse, indie, and mainstream films.

You can create a free account to receive Dendy emails and offers. 

You can also sign up for Club Dendy’s paid memberships which lets you buy discounted movie tickets for you and a guest, half-price movie tickets on Mondays, and other benefits. You can also buy a $1 movie ticket during your birthday week. 

Dendy also offers $11 discount movie tickets on Tuesday movie sessions for non-members. 

Ritz Cinema, Randwick 

The Ritz Cinema in Randwick is a historic movie theatre known for its classic Art-Deco design. 

An adult membership to the Ritz Movie Club for $22 will enable you to purchase $16 discount tickets for you and a guest, $8 tickets on Cheap Tuesdays, and a $1 ticket if you sign up or renew for a year, or 2x $1 tickets if you sign up for 2 years. 

The Ritz Cinema also offers discount $12 tickets on Cheap Tuesdays for everyone. 

Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace

Elegant and historic, the Hayden Orpheum Picture Palace is a grand cinema in Sydney that is well-loved for its bargain ticket prices on Tuesdays for everyone, and on Monday for students. 

Tickets are $15 for adults on Discount Tuesdays*
Tickets are $10 for students on Student Mondays*
(*not valid on public holidays, 3D screenings, special events or special presentations).

Hornsby Odeon Cinema

The Hornsby Odeon is another great option for cinema enthusiasts seeking discount movie tickets in Sydney. This intimate and cozy theater provides a budget-friendly experience. 

Tickets are just $9 on Cheap Tuesdays. Adult movie tickets are usually $17. 

Cheapest Movie Tickets in Sydney

Campbelltown Dumaresq Street Cinema

Located in the heart of Campbelltown, the Dumaresq Street Cinema is an affordable option for moviegoers. This independently owned cinema offers the cheapest ticket prices we could find in Sydney. 

Their tickets are $7.50 for all movies, any time of day, every day. 

Membership Discounts and Vouchers

NRMA Member

NRMA Members can enjoy big movie ticket discounts at various participating cinemas in Sydney. Movie-goers can save up to 35% on selected movie vouchers at Event Cinemas. Off peak eSuper Saver eVouchers start from $12.50 per adult movie ticket.


Bupa health insurance offers has a members rewards program that includes up to 25% off Event Cinema and Hoyts Cinema movie tickets. 


Foxtel Rewards offers their members $11.50 standard Hoyts movie tickets and $27 Hoyts Lux movie tickets to the Friday, Saturday and Sunday movie sessions.


Shopback helps you discover the best prices and offers, pay easily and get rewards and cash back for your shopping. 

People who sign up to the Shopback app can buy Hoyts Adult movie tickets for $14.95 if they purchase tickets via the app. 

Taking advantage of cinema and membership discounts and vouchers can be a savvy way for movie enthusiasts to enjoy the latest flicks on the big screen without spending more than they have to. You now have more money to spend on popcorn and choc tops.