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The Localist: Sydney 2021"
By Concrete Playground
October 25, 2021
By Concrete Playground
October 25, 2021

The past year has really highlighted the importance of supporting our local shops and hospo joints. There's power at your fingertips — and in your shopping baskets.

That’s why we’ve partnered with American Express to create The Localist. We’ve sifted through our ever-growing directory of restaurants, bars and shops to seek out the very best local spots to suit your needs. Looking for a cosy bar for a make-or-break third date? A day-making brekkie roll? A birthday gift for a colleague? You’ll find ’em all (and much, much more) below.

Whether you want to pound the pavement and meet the business owners IRL or shop small from the comfort of your couch, you can make a commitment to consciously buy local and contribute to our thriving communities — starting right here.

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