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Newtown

Restaurants, bars, shops and events in Newtown

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Best restaurants in Newtown

Oscillate Wildly

In Newtown , some things change while others stay very much the same. The...

Black Star Pastry

Right next door to Oscillate Wildly (who, incidentally, have recently lost...

Bloodwood

Bridging the gap between cheap Thai and a bazillion-course molecular...

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Best bars in Newtown

Earl's Juke Joint

A dark room lined with pictures of jazz greats, and a deep wooden bar...

Courthouse Hotel

There’s nothing about this old boozer that we don’t like and we are not...

The Midnight Special

Space is a premium at this Enmore small bar, so they’ve devoted what they...

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Some other venues in Newtown

King Street Theatre

The King Street Theatre (formerly the Newtown Theatre) represents the very...

Retrospec'd Clothing

This is not strictly vintage. Sister duo Sharon Hanley and Teena Borg love...

Dendy Newtown

Matching its Opera Quays sister (see below) for style if not setting, the...

Maple Store

Maple Store is a sure-fire sign that Newtown is in gentrification phase 2.0....

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What's on in Newtown

Film - 26-30 May

After an extensive two-week program in its home base of Melbourne, the Human Rights Arts and Film Festival will embark on a national tour that includes a five-day stopover in Sydney. Over the course of five...

Shopping - Sat 30 May

Organised by the Neighbourhood Centre, this market allows Newtown locals to sell their goods on the high street. The small-but-hip market offers a whole lot of cheap vintage clothes and shoes, as well as...

Music - Sat 30 May

Before San Cisco jet off to the UK and the USA, the Fremantle indie poppers invite you to dance to their kooky lyrical stylings on a nationwide tour to celebrate the release of their new album Gracetown ....