The oldest and most prestigious private club in Australia, founded 1858 by the Sydney bookmaking fraternity and located in the centre of the business district, overlooking the beautiful Hyde Park. No accommodation but can suggest nearby hotels. Parking nearby. Open Monday – Friday, 5.30am - 9.00pm. Facilities include a dining room, bar, athletics rooms (open Monday – Friday, 5.30am – 8.30pm, Saturdays 7.00am – 5.00pm and Sundays 8am-5.00pm) offer swimming, sauna, squash court, gymnasium and fitness facilities. Letter of introduction and NLC membership card required & temporary membership granted for one month. No reciprocity for those living in the city. Payment required prior to departure. Dress code – please see website. Mobile phones to be switched off in dining room & bar. Guests welcome.