This is the quintessential view of Sydney: a glorious panorama that takes in the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, ... More
Mrs. Macquarie's Chair
This is the quintessential view of Sydney: a glorious panorama that takes in the Sydney Opera House, Sydney Harbour Bridge, Kirribilli House, Fort Denison and the Woolloomooloo dockyards. Mrs. Macquarie's Point is the peninsula to the East of Farm Cove, just a little further along Art Gallery Road from The Domain, and adjacent to the Royal Botanic Gardens. Mrs. Macquarie's chair itself was hand carved by convicts from sandstone in 1810 for Governor Macquarie's wife.
A masterpiece of Gothic architecture, the foundation stones for St Mary's Cathedral were laid by Governor Lachlan Macquarie in 1821.
The cathedral finally opened in 1900, although work continued until 1928 and really only recently finished. Wardell's original design ...
Everything looks different from the air! The exhilarating, extended Sydney Heli Grand Tour sweeps over Sydney Harbour , Sydney Opera
House and the Sydney Harbour Bridge and then follows the inland waterways to the Homebush Olympic Site. It also ...
Sydney Opera House is Australias pre eminent centre for excellence in live performing arts. It is the home of artists
whose contribution to the performing arts is internationally recognized and celebrated, and it is a home for Australias most ...