“We are not just thinking about the local community but also the gay and lesbian community who have had strong ties to the space for many, many years.”
After weeks of uncertainty, The Imperial Hotel in the Sydney suburb of Erskinville has been sold, and its new owners are keen to reopen the venue after consultations with locals. As SX News reports, The Imperial Hotel’s new owners are restaurateurs Fraser Short (of Morrison’s Bar and Grill and Watson’s Bay Hotel) and Scott Leach
The Imperial Hotel in the Sydney suburb of Erskineville has only two weeks to save itself from a long-term closure order which could force the venue to close for up to six months. Today, the NSW Independent Liquor & Gaming Authority has granted The Imperial Hotel a two-week extension to state its case in response
The owner of Sydney’s embattled Imperial Hotel has confirmed speculation of the venue’s indefinite closure along with the news that the venue’s current tenants Spice Group International have been booted, as the hotel’s immediate future remains unclear. Reports Fairfax, The Imperial’s owner Shadd Danesi is in negotiations with the Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing
The Imperial Hotel in the Sydney suburb of Erskineville is set to close indefinitely, according to sources close to the venue. Speculation on social media also suggests that keys to The Imperial Hotel will be handed over on Monday and all of the hotel’s staff members have been sent an email informing them they are
Just a month after a police raid shut down the venue upon allegedly found staff using drugs on site while working, Sydney’s Imperial Hotel has been slapped with a second 72 hour closure order. The Erskineville venue, made famous by being featured in seminal Australian film The Adventures of Priscilla, Queen of the Desert, has
Because none of us are responsible human beings worthy of having fun within our own means, Sydney’s hefty suite of alcohol service laws seem to be here to stay and are now beginning to creep further outside its initial CBD-only zone, with inner-west pub The Imperial announcing it is now operating within similar service restrictions.
Landmark venue, the Imperial Hotel in Erskineville has been forced to shut its doors for 72 hours, effective 7pm Friday, after a targeted operation by NSW police allegedly found staff using drugs on site while working. The operation was conducted by NSW Police, in conjunction with the Office of Liquor, Gaming and Racing (OLGR), after