Lavender Bay - SydneyLavender Bay - Sydney. Photographed from under the northern pylon of the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The Lavender Bay parklands comprise Clark Park, Watt Park, Quibaree Park and the Lavender Bay foreshore.
Luna Park - SydneyLuna Park - Sydney. Before the arrival of Europeans in N.S.W., the Aboriginal Cammeraygal, lived along the Milsons Point foreshores and surrounding bushland. From the beginning of Sydney's settlement the Milsons Point area was a place for picnics and entertainment. In 1789 Governor Phillip watched performances by aborigines who danced on this site in return for rum, trinkets and cloth.
State Library of New South WalesState Library of New South Wales. Photographed by Maureen Short not long after sunrise in 1961-62. Opened in 1910, the Mitchell Library houses unsurpassed collections of Australiana bequeathed to the people of New South Wales by David Scott Mitchell. It holds Australia's greatest documentary record of cultural heritage & the original records of Abel Tasman, Captain James Cook and Captain Matthew Flinders.