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James Street, Northbridge, the place for arts, culture and nightlife [x]

About Northbridge

Northbridge is a suburb of Perth, Western Australia, best known for its nightlife. The official suburb and its name date from 1982, prior to which the area was part of the Perth Central Business District (CBD), and was known by informal names such as "North of the Bridge" and "North of the Line".

Arts and culture

Northbridge has a wide variety of cuisine, including many Chinese restaurants, concentrated in Perth's official Chinatown, on Roe Street. It also has many other Asian, Italian and specialised seafood outlets. It was traditionally a hub for Greek and Italian communities before the 1970s, with Perth's first Orthodox Church located on Parker Street.

There are also a plethora of drinking establishments and night clubs, many of them on James Street and Lake Street.

The area is accessible by foot from Perth Train Station and Wellington Street Bus Station. It is served by a free CAT bus and also has a significant number of public car parks, both open and high rise.

Nightlife and Clubs

Metro City Concert Club on Roe Street is the biggest nightclub in the southern hemisphere. Other clubs and bars include Library Nightclub (formerly The Church Nightclub), Rise Nightclub and Mint Nightclub, Paramount Nightclub, The Deen, Eurobar, Geisha Bar, Connections Nightclub, Voodoo Lounge, Black Betty's, Elephant and Wheelbarrow, Bar Open, and Club 361 (underage club).