One of Sydney’s trendy eastern suburbs, Paddington is a great place to experience local lifestyle. Just a short bus trip from Sydney’s CBD, Paddington offers wonderful shopping and dining options making it a great place to spend the day. Most of the action is along Oxford Street, with beautiful boutiques along tree-lined streets.
Once here, “The Intersection” is THE destination for the best of Australian designer fashion. At the intersection of Glenmore Road and Oxford streets, The Intersection is a hot shopping precinct featuring Australia’s biggest fashion names. If it’s luxury you want, then look no further. Brands such as Zimmermann, Alice McAll, Camilla, Jac + Jack, Ginger & Smart, Dion Lee, Camilla and Marc, Lover and more. You will also find, some new names too – up and coming Australian brands that are sue to become household names soon.
If you’re here on a Saturday, then be sure to check out the Paddington market too. Taking over the grounds of the school every week for 43 years, the Paddington market is home to a beautiful array of jewellery, homewares, fashion and accessories. Fresh cut flowers and plants add colour everywhere, and you will also find delicious fresh baked bread and coffee.
If you want to partake in Sydney’s best meal of the day, and be energised and ready for shopping then make your way here for brunch. Avo toast, bircher bowl, decadent smoothie or all of the above – brunch here will leave you wondering why you ever bothered with the other meals of the day. Of course, you will need to refuel after hours of shopping, but with countless cafes scattered between the boutiques here, you are bound to have caffeine and snacks at hand whenever you need them.