Unveiling the Hidden Gems of Newtown: A Guide to Sydney’s Most Eclectic Suburb
20 January 2023
Welcome to Newtown, a vibrant and eclectic suburb located just a short distance from both Meriton Suites Coward Street and Meriton Suites Mascot Central. Known for its diverse community, vibrant street art, and thriving music scene, Newtown offers visitors an exciting and unique experience.
Whether you’re looking to explore Newtown’s history and culture or indulge in its culinary delights, there’s something for everyone in this dynamic neighbourhood. Here are five things you won’t want to miss during your visit to Newtown:
Street Art Tour – Newtown is home to some of Sydney’s most impressive street art, with colourful murals and graffiti adorning the walls of buildings throughout the suburb. Take a self-guided walking tour to discover the best of Newtown’s street art, or join a guided tour to learn more about the artists and their work.
Vintage Shopping – Newtown is known for its unique and quirky shopping scene, with a wide range of vintage and second-hand stores offering one-of-a-kind finds. Browse the racks at Cream on King or The Vintage Clothing Shop, or hunt for treasures at the Newtown Markets on weekends.
Live Music – Newtown is a hub for live music, with a variety of venues hosting local and international acts throughout the week. Catch a show at the Enmore Theatre, one of Sydney’s oldest and most iconic music venues, or check out the line-up at the Newtown Social Club or The Vanguard.
Foodie Delights – Newtown is a foodie’s paradise, with a vast range of restaurants and cafes offering everything from international cuisine to innovative vegan and vegetarian options. Try the famous burgers at Mary’s, indulge in some vegan comfort food at Green Gourmet, or grab a coffee at one of the many local cafes.
Historical Landmarks – Newtown is steeped in history, with several heritage-listed buildings and landmarks scattered throughout the suburb. Stroll through Camperdown Memorial Rest Park, a former cemetery turned community space, or visit the historic Newtown School of Arts building, which has been in use since 1886.
With its unique blend of history, culture, and creativity, Newtown is a must-visit destination for anyone staying at Meriton Suites Coward Street or Meriton Suites Mascot Central. So grab your walking shoes, appetite, and sense of adventure, and get ready to discover all this vibrant suburb has to offer.
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