From dark den to opulent fantasy, Sydney’s thriving club scene, attracting international DJ celebrities and impressive local talent, is likely to satisfy. A long strip of clubs stretches from Kings Cross to Oxford St and down towards Hyde Park. The scene can be pretty snobby, with door gorillas frequently vetting your style, so don your finest threads and spruce up. Along with the places listed belowhere, most of the clubs in our “Gay and lesbian” listings have a fairly mixed clientele. Admission ranges from $10 to $30; many clubs stay open until 5am or 6am on Sat and Sun mornings. There are also good clubs attached to several of the drinking spots listed previously. Mentioned here are the bigger venues or places with something unusual to offer.

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