Nightlife

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What’s On In Sydney This Week, This Month And Beyond

This week we kick off the merriment that is December with a festive line-up of late-night parties, a free outdoor cinema, fresh theatre…

Bars & Pubs
18 Of Sydney’s Best Live Music Venues Right Now

Think live music in Sydney and it’s likely a bunch of venue names will instantly roll off the tongue. Sure, they’re all great…

Restaurants
17 Delicious Spots For Late-Night Food In Sydney Right Now

Finding somewhere quality to eat deep into the night can be a serious challenge, but with lockouts a thing of the past, Sydney is finding…

Bars & Pubs
26 Of The Best Pubs In Sydney Right Now

It must feel good to be a pub. Everyone’s always excited to visit you, you’re always in good company, and your taps have beer…

Bars & Pubs
30 Of The Best Bars In Sydney Right Now

Sydney has really upped its bar game in the past few years. We’ve embraced creativity, luxury, and the best ideas from abroad to…

Bars & Pubs
The Best Nightclubs In Sydney To Dance All Night At

Between the lockouts and the lockdowns and a literal rule for no dancing during our COVID era, dancing feels like a hard-won pastime in…

Bars & Pubs
The Best Happy Hours In Sydney Right Now

Is anything in this world more appropriately named than "happy hour"? It’s that glorious time of the day when bars, pubs, and…

Activities & Itineraries
The Best Free And Cheap Date Ideas In Sydney For 2022

While true love and proper connection are priceless, it ain’t always cheap to treat your other half or new romantic prospect to a date…

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Tickets For Sydney WorldPride 2023 Will Drop Next Week

Yes—in 2023, Sydney will be hosting WorldPride and we cannot wait.  While Sydney already has one hell of an epic annual Pride…

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Here’s What’s Open Over The 2022 Easter Long Weekend

Good news—the countdown to the Easter long weekend has begun. Yep, that glorious four-day weekend is on the horizon, so we can…

Bars & Pubs
Here’s Where To Find The Best Pisco Sours In Sydney

From the Negroni to the Margarita and Espresso Martinis, Sydney has many favourite cocktails. But there’s one lesser heralded…

Restaurants
The Verdict | MuMu Is The Vibrant New South East Asian Street Food Diner From Dan Hong

Born out of a week-long culinary trip in 2019, MuMu is the latest addition to Merivale’s overwhelming culinary portfolio and the…

News
7 Ways You Can Support Sydney Restaurants During The Omicron Wave

We don’t need to tell you that the current Omicron outbreak has taken an immeasurable toll on industries across NSW. And once again…

News
Big News, The Era Of Lockout Laws In Sydney Is Officially Over

It’s been a long time coming, Sydney. Earlier this morning, on Tuesday 9 February, the NSW Government revealed that Sydney’s…

Bars & Pubs
Bask In The European Vibes Of Brunswick Heads’ Dreamy New Aperitivo Bar

Lazy afternoons basking in the golden hour, sipping on wine with appetizing delicacies on hand—no, we’re not describing your…

Restaurants
Catch The Ferry, Here’s Your Guide To All The Best Eats And Drinks In Manly Right Now

The most-visited of the Northern Beaches, located at the start of that interlocking chain of white sandy strips that line the coast all the…

News
Join This New COVID-Inspired Hospo Initiative So We Can All Keep Enjoying Sydney’s Nightlife

We should all come away from this year with a stronger appreciation for the things we take for granted, like health, financial security, and…

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Make Your Way Through DJ Sveta’s Top Party Picks For Mardi Gras Weekend

Sydney’s night of nights is just about here. Mardi Gras is upon us—the extra special weekend where Sydney really…

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Here’s What’s Open (And Where To Nurse That Hangover) On New Year’s Day In Sydney

We know what you’re all thinking. Traditionally New Year’s Day has been reserved for sleeping in, nursing hangovers in bed…

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Wrap Up The Decade And Ring In The Next One At This Oyster Heavy Fireworks Feast

Sorted your New Year’s Eve plans yet? If not, you’re in luck. If you have locked something in—well, let’s just say…

News
Stay Out Late, Support Sydney’s Nightlife—And Cop 50% Off Your Food Bill

Looks like Merivale boss, Justin Hemmes was dead serious when he called Sydney after 8pm a “ghost town” at this year’s…

Music
Dive Into The Aussie Hip Hop Revolution At This Brand New Festival

It’s a genre of music that’s been headlined, and maybe pigeonholed, by the Hilltop Hoods and Bliss N Esso. But, over the past…

Restaurants
Coming Soon: Another Subterranean Steak Bar From The Bistecca Crew

Looks like Sydney’s CBD is entering a new era. With lockout laws due to disappear in the city shortly, new players like Mary’s…

Local Escapes
6 Of The Best Snow Parties To Hit Up This Ski Season

Sydney parties are great and all but have you ever packed a beanie (or two), hit the road and spent an entire weekend partying it up in the…

Music
Big News, The Lansdowne Just Scored A 5am License

The Lansdowne is best known for giving a platform to underground musicians to perform—and with its hefty focus on live music, the…

Bars & Pubs
Hype Up, The Old Fitz Has Relaunched With A New English-Inspired Menu

Jaime Wirth, one of the masterminds behind the pub revival group formerly known as Drink n Dine (now called International Worldwide), has…

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Get Ready For This Midnight Taco, Tequila And Natural Wine Feast

Eating well after 10pm in this city can be a tricky business. Golden Century holds a special place in so many Sydney hearts for that reason…

Music
Meet WavyLand, The Party Reigniting Sydney’s Music Scene

Sydney’s infamous lockout laws have forced many businesses to close their doors over the past few years and many musicians have…

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Kick Off Your Weekend At Stoney Roads’ Underground Danceclub Party

Even in spite of last week’s bloody dreary election results, the heroes over at Stoney Roads are bringing a banging line-up of DJs and…

Bars & Pubs
World Bar To Enter A New Era As Cali Club

Hospitality juggernauts Dane Gorrel and Matt Weir have taken on the venue formerly known as World Bar. Having also recently reopened the…

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Parramatta Is About To Score An Open-Air Ice Skating Rink

If you’ve got a hankering for a spot of ice skating in Sydney, your choices are limited. And look, we definitely don’t hate our…

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A Christmas In July Market Is Popping Up At The Rocks

Christmas in Sydney means cold seafood platters, swims at the beach, and backyard barbeques. We don’t “do” white…

Bars & Pubs
All The Restaurants, Bars & Rooftops With The Best Views Of Vivid

Vivid brings out the moth in all of us. The winter festival of lights (plus music and design) attracted more than two million people in…

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The 00s Party Of Your Dreams Is Happening Tomorrow

If you have no idea about the songs on triple J’s Hottest 100 list (um but you remember Angus & Julius Stone’s Mango Tree…

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Our Guide To The Best Parties & Events To Hit During The Commonwealth Games

With 6,000-plus athletes and team officials, along with thousands of additional media and visiting spectators descending on the Coast for…

Restaurants
Everywhere To Eat & Drink In Newtown

It goes without saying that Newtown is a big, fat hub of all things food, drink and general all-round good times. But we also know that a…

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The Best Date Ideas In Sydney For Under $50

We won’t lie—a five-course meal complete with roses, vino and chocolate dipped strawberries sounds damn delightful, but…

Bars & Pubs
Sydney’s Best CBD Bars

There are just way too many bars in Sydney—said no one ever. Don’t blame us for not cutting down this list and making it…

Restaurants
11 Restaurants With The Best View In Sydney

Views just make dining all the more luxurious, don’t you think? Well, guys, next time you need a spot where the view is just as…

Restaurants
Where To Eat In Chinatown

If I had to count how many times I’ve started/ended a night out in Chinatown it’d take me a while. There’s just too many…

Art & Design
20 Epic Things To Do In Sydney This June

Where do we even begin Sydney? June 2017 is packed full with a little bit of everything. Epic light shows? Check. Film festivals? Check.…

Art & Design
11 Free Things To Do In Sydney This June

There’s no denying it, June in Sydney is going to be busy. And if you, like us, have overestimated the amount of spending money you…