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“grand concourse”(11 reviews)
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Eddy Ave | Haymarket, Sydney, New South Wales 2000, Australia
Inner West
+61 2 9379 1777
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Very handy to get to everywhere local and rural towns. You can use the light rail system, buses, trains or walk. Centrally located and easy to navigate trains on arrival.

Thank Alana S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I had same experience as two previous reviewers - squashed, overpriced in relation to size croissant plus served in a bowl with a side of potato crisps from a packet. Whoever eats that combination for afternoon tea! It felt as if a child had assembled...More

Thank jur0n
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good burgers for travellers are available at the Dining Hall Grill and provided us with much preferable dining to the fare available to the general public at ANZ Stadium.

Thank A-Reel
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If I was a tourist, I wouldn't find this place inspiring at all with the construction sites going on. The Gov needs to make it much more appealing and restore its exterior to its former glory.

Thank Matthew M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had the identical experience at the Bakery. The wall menu advertised croissant with jam and butter $8, which I expected to be served on a nice plate with a knife, etc. Instead, I was handed a croissant that had been flattened in a griller...More

Thank PeterN4256
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

this new food hall was opened yesterday. Today at 5.45 am as it was opened: Great! I purchased 1 plain croissant and 1 mandarin and was charged $8!! I asked the manager for a clarification over the price and he did not have 1. just...More

Thank Jeannine G
Reviewed 16 September 2018

It still had a somewhat historic look to it fortunately although it has various parts some good and some not so attractive. Worth a look if in the area.

Thank Oldjack
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

A somewhat functional but neglected transport portal. It's heritage qualities are hiding behind years of minor renovations and ongoing neglect.

Thank ChiefsBTB
Reviewed 13 September 2018

We stayed near the Central Station for a few days, and unfortunately had to use this dreadful station every day. It's divided into several separate sections which are only linked via the actual platforms. When you arrive on a train, there is no signage at...More

Thank wendy77BB
Reviewed 6 September 2018

Sydney's Central Railway Station is one of the city's most iconic landmarks and is the hub of the rail network. A key interchange for trains, trams and buses, the station is characterized by a Grand Concourse and high arched roof, also with a well-known clock...More

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Derek C
11 September 2018|
Response from Emjmeakin | Reviewed this property |
Platforms can change. Normally is in the Country Platform area of Central. The platform is posting clearly on the departure borad. It's often Platform no 1
Razia A
7 September 2018|
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Response from Sinaed | Reviewed this property |
It is an 11.5 hour train trip and about he same by bus. A plane ticket was around $100 AUD on Jetair and takes little more than an hour. Places are further apart then they seem on a map!!
7 August 2018|
Response from Emjmeakin | Reviewed this property |
Yes there's adequate room for you to do this in comfort