King Street

For fashion with a funky and retro edge head to Newtown's King Street. It's a haven for one-off finds. All Buttons Great and Small is a haberdasher's dream while Yoshi Jones has fashionable men's and womenswear. Retrospec'd sells clothing inspired by 1940s and 1950s designer chic while Pretty Dog, in Brown Lane, brings together top Antipodean and international labels. Other must-stop shops are Leo Monk Handbags and Midnight Black for lingerie.

Newtown is a booklover's paradise. Check out Berkelouw, Better Read Than Dead and Gould's Book Arcade where choosing a book feels like a treasure hunt.

Nearby events

  1. Cocktail making using Australian native flora

    Thursday 20 December 2018 to Saturday 28 October 2023 , Newtown

    In this fun and hands-on workshop, you'll learn to shake, mix, and assemble your own creative cocktails (three or four of them in fact). You'll incorporate native Australian flora like lemon myrtle, Illawarra plums, lilly pillies, for a…

    20 Dec - 28 Oct
  2. Andy Penkow Album Release

    Friday 21 December 2018 , Newtown

    Andy Penkow's album is coming along really well and he is super excited to get it out. The album 'Sad Love Songs' will be released on December 16 and celebrated on December 21 The night will be held at the Blue Fig Bar on Enmore Road,…

    21 Dec