Chippendale Historical Walk

“Is this place up for sale?”, a bloke asked the tour group leader. With his slurred speech, he appeared to have already had “a few”. “No, I’m not a real estate agent, this is a history walk”, he was told, and we all laughed in recognition that we probably did look like a group of …

Beams Festival

I suspect if there was anywhere else I would be happy to live in Sydney, aside from Surry Hills, it would be nearby Chippendale. It’s a suburb with a lot of cultural diversity, with an active arts scene (there are lots of great galleries in the area), and even with a lot of history, it’s …

The Eat In – Chippendale, Sydney

“This is only our fifth night”, the waiter told us, when we asked how long “The Eat In” had been operating as a pop-up restaurant in the converted warehouse in Sydney’s Chippendale. The space the restaurant inhabits consisted of two main parts: a large darkened, and seemingly unused area on the left, and kitchen/dining area …