News You Can Use: Nine Things That Happened in Sydney This Week

Here's all of the restaurant openings, tour announcements and city news that caught our attention over the last seven days.
Sarah Ward
Published on June 14, 2024
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    Not-So-Sweet News: Sydney Favourite Donut Papi Is Closing After a Nine-Year Tenure

    Marrickville’s crowd-favourite doughnut spot is bidding farewell — and to honour its nine-year-long service, it’ll be bringing back its greatest hits.

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    Now Open: 170 Grammi Is the Roman-Style Pizzeria From the Via Napoli Crew That's Dishing Up Carbonara Pizza in Surry Hills

    Even when you’re not in Rome, you can do as the Romans do thanks to the latest game-changing venue from Sydney’s OG pizza pioneer.

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    The New Indigenous Story Bridge Adventure Climb Will Give You a First Nations (and Sky-High) Perspective on Brisbane

    Artists Birrunga Wiradyuri and Jessica Skeen are leading the climbs, sharing stories about history, Country and culture in Meanjin.

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    HBO Has Renewed 'House of the Dragon' for a Third Season of Targaryen Feuds Ahead of Season Two's Arrival

    More of this hugely popular ‘Game of Thrones’ prequel is coming — and not just when the second season hits.

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    Josh Niland's Latest Cookbook Has Won One of the Top Gongs at the 2024 James Beard Awards

    Chinese Australian food writer Hetty Lui McKinnon was also named among this year’s top cookbook authors, illustrators, designers and food journalists.

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    Just In: Castlereigh Street's Late-Night Asian Eatery Hey Chú Is the Latest Sydney Spot That's Closing Its Doors

    You’ll no longer be able to “pay your uncle a visit” at this Castlereigh spot, which is shutting its doors before the week is out.

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    The Big Pineapple Has Reopened with a New Cafe and Viewing Platform After an Extensive Renovation

    The train at the Sunshine Coast’s giant piece of tropical fruit, which dates back to the 50s, has also been restored.

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    Say Goodbye to 'The Boys': Prime Video's Superhero Satire Is Ending After Its Fifth Season

    The streaming series was renewed before season four even arrives — and now showrunner Eric Kripke has announced that the following season will be its last.

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    Break Out the Marmalade Sandwiches: Everyone's Favourite Bear Is Back in the First 'Paddington in Peru' Trailer

    The Amazon rainforest awaits in the third film in this page-to-screen franchise, with Olivia Colman and Antonio Banderas joining the cast.

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