While the glow of neon on Little Hay may tempt you like a moth to the flame as the evening descends, this is a street alive day and night with things to do, places to eat and opportunities to treat yourself.
An open exchange
To refer to The Exchange as one of Sydney’s most talked-about buildings wouldn’t be sycophantic—there’s so much more to its unique architectural form than meets the eye
The Local Cast
Meet Todd Bailey, one of Sydney’s best tattoo artists who’s found his second home in Darling Square.
An in-store augmented reality experience and a luxury skincare line. What could they possibly have in common? They’re all (very, very) Bright ideas.
So you think you can dance?
In 2009, an amazing dancer by the name Bboy J-One started Destructive Steps.
Pick your picnic
In the middle of our neighbourhood you’ll find The Square, a shared space for the city, that’s inviting everyone to find a perch, and settle in.
Two tier-one chefs walk into a laneway…
What happens when two internationally acclaimed chefs hang up their fine-dining aprons?
A design of the times
It could only take the imagination of one of the world’s leading architects to conceive a building quite like the one at the centre of our neighbourhood.
Deciphering the culinary enigma of the boot-shaped peninsula
What could be more intoxicating than the smell of a true Italian kitchen?
Dream big. Start small. And listen. Always listen!
So you have a great business idea. But the thought of actually taking the plunge...
Style yourself happy
Carefully edited streetwear, sustainable fashion, looks and lenses tailored to you — our neighbourhood has everything to appease your sartorial appetite.
Crème de la Crème
Hate food FOMO? So do we. That’s why we’ve rounded up the neighbourhood’s most-loved dishes.
Why did the orange stop rolling down the hill?
We joined forces with OzHarvest's innovation arm ForPurposeCo. to host one of Australia’s first fresh orange juice vending machine.
Bursting The Bubble
Balloons, burger and buzz marked the launch of Steam Mill Lane – the large little laneway at the heart of the neighbourhood
Maker’s Dozen comes to The Exchange
A new food collective featuring Andy Bowdy’s cake shop and Banksii x Ume Japanese pasta concept will open its doors at The Exchange, Darling Square.
Sustainability at Darling Square
In a big urban metropolis like Sydney, it's nice to know that your neighbourhood is thinking about the blue sky above, the green below, and how we can live better between them.
In an industry grappling with excess waste, we uncover the stories of two fashion stores determined to make a difference.
Fit for an earl
We honour John Montagu's unintentional creation of the sandwich at Darling Square with some colourful options to bet on for a winning lunch.