We know you probably have a few questions, hopefully the answers can be found here. If not please drop us a line at: hey@1989.com.au

WHERE ARE YOU GUYS?

You can find us in vibrant Newtown in Sydney’s Inner West. we are at the city end of King Street next to Queen Street.

Closest train stations are Macdonald Town (5 minute walk) or Newtown (10 minute walk). There are bus stops outside 1989 and Central Station is about a 5-10 minute ride away. Taxi’s pass along King St frequently. If you fancy driving, King St has a clearway between 3pm – 7pm Monday to Friday, with ticketed street parking outside of those hours. Alternative street parking options close by are Queen, Forbes and Wilson Streets.

HAPPY HOUR?

Yes! Come see us between 5pm and 7pm every weekday.

EVENTS / TABLE BOOKINGS?

Yes! If you have an event, birthday party, work drinks or fancy hanging with a group of friends please use the reservation form on our ‘visit ’89’ page or drop us a line at: hey@1989.com.au

CAN I BRING MY KIDS?

Unfortunately ’89 is an over 18’s only venue during our liquor license and opening hours which are 5pm to midnight. We hold a monthly unlimited play event called Retro Arcade Club to which children are very welcome. Please check it out: Retro Arcade Club

WHAT ABOUT KIDS PARTIES?

Yes! ’89 can be hired out during the day for kids parties. Please drop us a line on: hey@1989.com.au for more details.

WHAT ARCADES ARE ON THE FLOOR?

Check out the full arcade list by clicking the games tab. We change up a couple of games every few months so be sure check out our facebook page for regular updates. If you’d like to see your favorite game at 1989 please let us know!

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST TO PLAY?

Each arcade costs $1 to play except for Ghosts’ n Goblins which is on permanent free play next to the bar and Space Invaders which is 20c. Credits vary per machine.

DO YOU HAVE BOARD GAMES?

Yes we do! Check out our collection in the alcoves and behind the bar when you walk into ’89. They are free to play so take your pick!

I JUST SMASHED A HIGH SCORE!

Congrats! We will add your achievement to our high score board in ’89 and on our website. Now grab yourself that free drink.

YOUR ARCADE ATE MY $1 AND IS NOW BROKEN (BOO)

Our arcades are as old as the owner (and boy, that’s old!) so they do malfunction from time to time. Please ask a member of staff to fish out your lost change or see if they can fix the problem.

THIS F.A.Q IS RUBBISH, I HAVE A UNIQUE QUESTION

Cool! Drop us a line at: hey@1989.com.au