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Cinematic Wonders – RITZ CINEMAS

BY RIDA BABAR Ritz Cinemas is the ultimate art deco lover’s dream, with all of the newest blockbusters with an interior that’ll make you feel like you’ve walked into the 1920s (in a good way). The Ritz is also a frequent host to not only the latest films, but also a number of special events, […]

Take A Dip – PRO DIVE COOGEE

BY RIDA BABAR Always wanted to learn how to drive, but haven’t had the time? Pro Dive Coogee’s weekend diving course is the one for you Suited towards all levels of experience, there are a number of different courses you can take at Pro Dive. The open water course is one of the most fundamental […]

Cocktail Hour – BAT COUNTRY

BY RIDA BABAR Locals say it’s the best bar in Randwick, give it a try yourself! Bat Country is a quaint bar and restaurant on St Paul's Streett, the venue boasts an array of global recipes and cocktails that are sure to make this your new go-to. Brunch hotspot by day, and lively bar by […]

Seaside Swim – MCIVER LADIES BATHS

BY RIDA BABAR Nestled in Grant Reserve, Coogee, McIver Ladies Baths is a heritage-listed natural swimming pool for women. A relatively secluded spot, the baths boast jaw-dropping ocean views and remains the last women-only seawater pool in Australia. Entry costs $2, and the pool is open from sunrise to an hour before sunset. Locals swear […]

Become A Pinball Wizard – PINBALL HQ

BY RIDA BABAR A blast into the past, Pinball HQ is a perfect place for those who want to take their love for pinball one step further. The HQ offers a two-day intensive course teaching visitors how to work and troubleshoot the machines, covering a number of technical systems including Williams/Bally WPC System, WPC 95 […]

Mouth Watering Vegan Burgers – SOUL BURGER

BY RIDA BABAR This all-vegan burger joint is the place to be for those who are plant based, or for those wanting to try something new! Randwick’s Soul Burger have been serving plant-based goodness since 2015, and were one of the first restaurants to make the switch to wholly vegan food. Since then, they have […]

Environmentally Friendly Cafe – Cat & Cow Cafe

BY RIDA BABAR A café that’s zero-waste and good for the environment? Say no more. Randwick’s very own Cat & Cow Café prides itself on sustainability, with no single use plastic on site yet an abundance of delicious, wholesome food and coffee. Locals say that Cat & Cow has the best coffee in the area, […]

Tapas Treats – DEL PUNTO RESTAURANT & BAR

BY RIDA BABAR A Spanish restaurant and bar located in the heart of Randwick, Del Punto offers delicious food and ambience to boot. The Spanish music and décor within the restaurant adds a touch of authenticity and adds to the experience. With the paella and cocktails being their most raved-about items, customers have said that […]

Fresh Air Walk – FRED HOLLOWS RESERVE

BY RIDA BABAR If you’re looking to plan a day spent in nature, look no further. Randwick’s Fred Hollows Reserve is the ideal place for a morning walk, with a footbridge built across the creek that provides plenty of photo opportunities and a chance to revel in the fresh air–an unbeatable break from the hustle-bustle […]

Off To The Races – ROYAL RANDWICK RACECOURSE

BY RIDA BABAR For a day filled with elegance and excitement, the Royal Randwick Racecourse is the place to be. With the Autumn Racing Carnival beginning on March 12, it is the perfect time to plan a trip to the racecourse, with $34m in prize money up for grabs over the six-week carnival period, and […]