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Sydney’s Bohemian pub: the Newcastle Hotel and the Molloys

By MICK ROBERTS © THE Molloy family once reigned over one of Sydney’s best-known bohemian hotels, the haunt of artists, actors, entertainers and journalists. The Newcastle Hotel traded on the south-west corner of George and Sussex Streets, Sydney, a short… Read More ›

Women have their say on later pub closing: Hollywood Hotel, Surry Hills

THE Daily Telegraph visited a number of Sydney pubs, including Surry Hills’ iconic Hollywood Hotel, in 1954, reporting on how women were finally infiltrating the harbour city’s bars. Besides the Hollywood, the newspaper called into the Newcastle Hotel in George… Read More ›

Sydney’s majestic nude painting left ‘Chloe for dead’ at Sydney’s Newcastle Hotel

THE bars of Jim Buckley’s Newcastle Hotel, in Sydney’s CBD, were adorned with artwork. Most of the available wall space inside the pub, which was home to Sydney’s more creative drinkers, was hung with artwork. Buckley had the the pub,… Read More ›

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