Tag: Surry Hills

Triumph Over Tragedy: Mandela Mathia’s ‘Lose to Win’

Lose to Win, now playing at Belvoir St Theatre, is a poignant and powerful one-man show that captures the essence of Mandela Mathia’s extraordinary journey from the hardships of South Sudan to the stages of Sydney, Australia. This production, directed…

Crown Street says hello to new Japanese restaurant, Itō.

In the building that once hailed Surry Hills’ iconic (and much loved!) brunch spot, Cuckoo Callay – the neighbourhood welcomes Japanese cuisine at its finest with Itō. Itō hails from the ESCA Group, who also have founded familiar favourites like…

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The best tequila bars in Sydney

If you’re looking to mix up your homemade margarita routine and get out of the house, here are the best spots in Sydney to enjoy tequila and mezcal. Cantina OK! CBD  Not only one of the best tequila bars in…

Miss Peony shines a light on the Chinese Australian experience

Currently playing at Belvoir St Theatre, Miss Peony is a light-hearted and joyful comedy that explores themes of cultural identity, intergenerational relationships, and the pursuit of connection. Set in the world of beauty pageants, the play tells the story of…

Alice Cocktail Experience pt2 (6)

Wild, wacky and wonderful – the Alice Cocktail Experience Part 2

What do you get if you cross The Caterpillar, The White Queen and The White Rabbit, with giant smoking cocktails, human-sized chess, backwards mirrors, and Croquet? Why, The Alice Cocktail Experience (Part 2), of course!   A truly immersive cocktail…

Head to the Heart of Surry Hills Festival in November

Mouth-watering morsels to sample and savour, speciality cocktails, gorgeous character-filled streets and live music and DJ talent for all to enjoy – you’ll want for nothing this November when you immerse yourself in the Heart of Surry Hills. For four exciting weeks, from 01 to…

Soultrap Revue: Burlesque

Soultrap is a slinky, underground bar on Devonshire Street, Surry Hills. Once a month, they clear the tables to make room for a variety of scantily clad, feathered-and-sequined burlesque dancers. While I missed most of the whole first act while…

The Winery Surry Hills winter glamping

Winter glamping popup at The Winery

Wintertime brings with it longer nights, but also amazing things like mulled wine and (finally) being able to wear your winter wardrobe. Now, to add to the wonderful seasonal experience, The Winery is hosting a winter bohemian glamping experience. From now…