View: World Press Photo Competition
Presented by World Press Photo and Canon Australia, is the World Press Photo Contest for Press photography. The huge contest had a massive 80,408 submissions by over 5000 photographers and photojournalists. Get down to the State Library see a stunning array of engaging and confronting photos from the last year of World News.
Chew: Midnight Milkbar
If you don’t feel like growing up just yet, or want to relive some of your childhood as an adult, you should check out The Midnight Milkbar in Newtown. The second instalment of the combined efforts of Daisy’s Milk bar and The Midnight Special have created a menu filled with alcohol-spiked spiders, bourbon milkshakes and a range of classic jaffles and mac & cheese. Get down quick as the pop up ends on the 7th of June.
Dance: Kings Cross Basement Parties
As a part of Vivid, the Kings Cross Hotel are holding absolute ragers in their basement very Thursday, Friday and Saturday. With each night celebrating something new, It’s a great opportunity to let loose with a range of bands, DJ’s, dancers and singers, promising to entertain. To check out what’s on and when:
Discover: Hidden Sydney
In many ways Kings Cross gave our city its personality. With its history in glitter, glamour and gore, there are plenty of hidden stories that took place on the Golden Mile as it was often the cultural centre for progression through the 21st century. As part of Vivid these stories of our city’s history are being highlighted through performances photography and music. To find out what’s happening this weekend check out.