Harry's Cafe de Wheels

With the world on the brink of a devastating war, an enterprising Sydneysider by the name of Harry Edwards opened a caravan café near the front gates of the Woolloomooloo naval dockyard. Word spread quickly with Harry’s ‘pie n’ peas’ and crumbed sausages soon becoming a popular part of the city’s nightlife – keenly sought by sailors, soldiers, cabbies, starlets and coppers alike. Harry operated the caravan until 1938 when he enlisted in the AIF during WWII.

Nearby events

  1. Blue Free Film Event

    Thursday 25 April 2019 to Thursday 06 June 2019 , Potts Point And Woolloomooloo

    Half of all marine life has been lost in the last 40 years. If people don’t make drastic changes, by 2050 there will be more plastic in the sea than fish.  Blue is a film about how the oceans are broken, and what can be done to fix them…

    25 Apr - 06 Jun
  2. A Little Piece of Ash

    Thursday 25 April 2019 to Friday 26 April 2019 , Potts Point And Woolloomooloo

    JackRabbit Theatre will present the world premiere of Megan Wilding’s A Little Piece of Ash, a story about grief, loss, and the survival of the modern Aboriginal woman, at the Kings Cross Theatre from April 12-26. When Jedda finds out…

    25 Apr - 26 Apr