Darlinghurst, found immediately east of the CBD and Hyde Park
, is an area of restaurants and the heart of the gay community, famous for the annual Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras which happens each March. Darlinghurst's main street is Oxford Street, which becomes Victoria Street, and here you will find a huge range of foods, including many Thai and Indian restaurants
, and all other forms of Asian dining. Oxford Street is also now Sydney's primary "nightclub strip", in competition with Kings Cross
In the day time, Darlinghurst is the place to find the Australian Museum
, the Sydney Jewish Museum and the Darlinghurst Gaol. Reaching Darlinghurst is easy as Oxford Street is a main bus route.