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

Here's what caught our attention over the last seven days.
By Sarah Ward
June 24, 2022
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  • Food & Drink

    The Old Fitz Has a New Toby Stansfield-Helmed Bistro Starring Elevated Rooster Rolls

    The beloved pub gets a culinary revamp with Bistro Fitz, a compelling combo of classic Euro fare and elevated pub food.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    The Aboriginal Flag Will Fly Permanently on the Sydney Harbour Bridge by the End of 2022

    The New South Wales Government will commit $25 million in the 2022–23 NSW budget to installing a third flagpole atop the bridge before the year is out.

  • Design & Style

    How One Tiny Manly Cafe Is Fighting Single-Use Waste, One Coffee Cup at a Time

    Never mind a 50-cent incentive — this tiny Manly cafe will knock $1.50 off your coffee if you bring a reusable cup.

  • Food & Drink

    Now Open: A.P Town Is the Standalone Newtown Outpost from the Much-Hyped A.P. Bakery Team

    Tucked away in an inner-west backstreet, A.P. Town is here to fulfil all of your coffee, pastry, toastie and bread needs.

  • Food & Drink

    The Team Behind Lola's Has Opened All-Day European Brasserie Manon in the QVB

    You'll now find early morning pastries, steak frites, grilled scampi and caviar service on the ground floor of this 124-year-old building.

  • Food & Drink

    Clear Your Freezer: Messina Is Bringing Back 40 of Its Greatest Gelato Hits in Take-Home Tubs

    Jon Snow, Robert Brownie Jnr and Fairy Bread are all back — and Hodor and Have a Gay Old Time, too.

  • Arts & Entertainment

    Acclaimed Belgian Drama 'Close' Has Just Won the 2022 Sydney Film Festival Prize

    Fresh from nabbing the Grand Prix at this year's Cannes Film Festival, Lukas Dhont's sophomore feature about a teenage friendship has picked up SFF's biggest award.

  • Design & Style

    Sydney Might Get Its Own High Line-Style Park in a Huge Circular Quay and Cahill Expressway Revamp

    Under proposed plans, the Cahill Expressway pedestrian walkway could be expanded to create a new elevated public space — with killer views over the city.

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