Despite its slow-moving traffic, Ultimo thumps at a frenzied pace. University students, cultural institutions, and cable-suspension bridges collide and break away from one another in this south central neighborhood. Ultimately, it’s what Ultimo isn’t that makes it so appealing. It’s not flashy, but it's fun, it’s not trendy, but it’s topical—and it’s the perfect middle ground to unite neighborhoods that are—super cool Chippendale and always alight Chinatown border Ultimo on either side.See 26 places to stay Save this neighborhood
Heavy Traffic: Always on the Move In Ultimo
Museums and Attractions Just South of the CBD
Ultimo's University Population
Nearby favourites [are] the Kazbah in Darling Harbour, Chat Thai in Thai town, Mamak's on Goulburn st, Made in Italy in Pyrmont, Lush Bucket and Quarry St cafe for awesome coffee, and Zumbo at the Star for desserts."
Ultimo: Going Green In Wentworth Park
Old Meets New In Ultimo
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Tobias Rowles is a Sydney based photographer working in both the art and commercial worlds. He specialises in people and lifestyle photography that celebrates the ‘everyday’ and shoots for a wide range of local and international advertising clients. Tobias also maintains a constant focus on personal projects, many of which have received considerable critical acclaim.