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Slygrog, Saints & Smack - Sydney's seedy underbelly

Kings Cross Hotel
Kings Cross Hotel
244/248 William Street, Potts Point NSW 2011
Top of William Street opposite Coca Cola Sign

Every day, 6pm to 8pm Thursday 7 April to Monday 2 January 2023 Except Friday 15 April, Saturday 16 April, Sunday 17 April, Monday 18 April, Monday 25 April, Monday 6 June, Monday 3 October, Saturday 24 December, Sunday 25 December, Monday 26 December, Tuesday 27 December and Saturday 31 December


Starting from: $31

Unleash a side of Sydney that you never expected. Corruption, prostitution, drug deals and gambling dens.

Kings Cross at its Worst!

Scratch the (dirty) underbelly of Sydney’s notorious red light district on this sun-drenched Sydney tour. Hear about the notorious figures and big-time pimps who made The Cross what it is today: a gritty, urban hub of vices that come in many guises.


  • Explore Sydney’s infamous Kings Cross district.

  • Visit the site of Sydney’s greatest unsolved mystery.

  • Immerse yourself in Sydney’s fascinating crime history.

  • Grab a drink (own cost) at a local tavern and discuss the frivolous past of The Cross.

  • Be enthralled by tales of Sydney’s bohemian and deviant lifestyles.


  • Local English-speaking guide

  • Drink at a centrally located Kings Cross bar (own expense)

  • A digital record of our tour that includes a 3D map of where we walked and downloadable photos taken by the guide.

  • A digital copy of our 100% Ridgy-didge Aussie slang survival guide (Volume 1)


  • Items of a personal nature

  • Tips or gratuities for guides

  • Meals

  • Bottled water

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