Victoria Park Pool
This 50m heated outdoor pool in Victoria Park serves as Newtown and Glebe’s beach. There’s also a gym ($15 with pool access), a crèche,...
Within the University of Sydney's quadrangle, this museum is a must-see for ancient-history geeks. Inside is an amazing accumulation of...
University Art Gallery
Behind a glass curtain wall on an insanely busy intersection, this Sydney Uni-affiliated theatre (actually, four theatres) shows an...
This is a good-time restaurant: shared tapas plates, spirited music, raucous diners and waiters who say, ‘Yezz, we jave a table forl...
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Victoria Park information
The green gateway to the Inner West and the University of Sydney, Victoria Park is a 9-hectare grassy wedge revolving around pondlike Lake Northam and Victoria Park Pool . In February 75,000 people descend on the park for the Mardi Gras Fair Day: dog shows, live performances and the ‘Miss Fair Day’ drag competition (no, it doesn’t involve cars).