The World Bar

The World Bar is a nightclub housed in a Victorian-style building. A wide range of local indie bands and DJs spread their noisy craft throughout busy Kings Cross.

24 Bayswater Road
Kings Cross, NSW 2011

Phone: (02) 9357 7700
External URL: The World Bar

The Velvet Underground’s Classic Album To Be Celebrated At The World Bar

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The World Bar, Stonewall and more Sydney venues granted extended opening hours

Five venues in the CBD will be able to open for longer after successfully applying for extensions.

The World Bar To Debut New Theatre Space For A Property Of The Clan

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Keep Sydney Open has announced the lineup for its music festival in Kings Cross

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Another Sydney venue has been granted extended opening hours

Oxford Street’s club and party venue the Burdekin Hotel has been granted a 30-minute exemption from the Sydney lockout laws.

Noise complaints shut down a Vivid live music gig before 9:30pm last night

The intervention came only four songs into an official Vivid Sydney performance.

Keep Sydney Open is hosting a music festival in Kings Cross next month

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A guide to the best events on offer in Kings Cross for Vivid Sydney 2017

It’s that time of the year again, folks.

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Off The Record: Why Don’t We Treat Electronic Music Seriously?

Discourse and discussion on the many-headed beast that is electronic music* seems infinitely couched in rose-tint, reverence and revisionism.

Off The Record: How Dance Brought The World Together (Now Let’s Do It Again)

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Off The Record: An Ode To Vestax

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Classic Album Sundays Is Sydney’s New Listening Club For Music Lovers

Music lovers of Sydney, prepare to get very, very excited.

House Of Bacardi Is Throwing A Party To Keep Sydney Nightlife Going

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