Lonely Planet Writer

New Sydney bar sparks social media outrage

A Sydney bar launched to the public last night with a tropical-themed party that has sparked outrage on social media.

Sydney harbour.
Sydney harbour. Image by George Grinsted / CC BY-SA 2.0

Cruise Bar, in Sydney’s harbourside International Passenger Terminal, served tropical fruit on long tables using mostly-naked women as the platters. The photos shared on Twitter and Instagram were quickly denounced by members of the public as degrading to women and inappropriate in the 21st century. Read more: telegraph.co.uk