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. Monica and The Explosion

    Tuesday 26 June 2018 , Newtown

    Monica and The Explosion (band) is a three-piece punk rock'n' roll band fronted by Monica and The Explosion, a punk rock 'n' roll artist originally from Sweden. The newly formed Sydney band consists of Monica W, vocals and acoustic guitar, …

    26 Jun
  2. Streetlight Manifesto

    Tuesday 26 June 2018 , Newtown

    One part rock, one part ska, with influences from Latin Klezmer, folk, world, funk, jazz and classical thrown in, Streetlight Manifesto redefined what most people expected for a “ska” band. Formed 15 years ago in New Jersey as an ad hoc gro…

    26 Jun