Surry Hills

The Dolphin Hotel: A Contemporary Dining Installation

Housed in an early 1900s Federation-style building, the Dolphin Hotel in Surry Hills, Sydney, has a long history. This year however has marked a new era for the establishment with a design-led renovation that’s seen the interior stripped to its bones, wrapped in plastic and canvas, and tied up with string.

Surry Hills Warehouse Revitalised

Austin is the refurbishment of a rundown warehouse in the heart of Surry Hills. What stands now is a modern mixed development.

VIDEO: The Strelein Warehouse

Welcome to the first in our Habitus video series, with the multi-award-winning Surry Hills warehouse. Editorial Director, Paul McGillick, visits the home for a one-on-one with Architect, Ian Moore

Longrain Bar and Shortgrain Opening

The highly successful Longrain celebrates their expansion and opening of the new Shortgrain Canteen and Shop

Cotton Duck, Surry Hills

Jared Ingersoll gives us something to quack about with the opening of his latest eco-minded eatery in Surry Hills

The Surry Hills Terrace

Interior Designer, Michael Bechara transforms this Surry Hills terrace (once a corner store) with a sensitive restoration and modernisation. Ben Morgan talks detail with Michael

Small Stories, Big Picture


A cycle tour with a difference - cameras, bikes and your passport to Surry Hills