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TAISEI MARU at anchor in Sydney Harbour – Sydney Picture

This photo is part of the Australian National Maritime Museum’s William Hall collection. The Hall collection combines photographs from both William J Hall and his father William Frederick Hall. The images provide an important pictorial record of recreational boating in Sydney Harbour, from the 1890s to the 1930s – from large racing and cruising yachts,…

Japanese opposition to 'comfort women' statue in Sydney Campaigners for a statue in Sydney honouring up to 200,000 women forced to work as sex slaves for Japanese soldiers during the WWII say they've been bombarded with correspondence from Japan opposing the plan. Sydney's Korean and Chinese … Full News here – Read more on SBS

He’s Coming South. The Attack on Sydney Harbour. – Sydney Video

In late May and early June 1942, during World War II, submarines belonging to the Imperial Japanese Navy made a series of attacks on the cities of Sydney and Newcastle in New South Wales, Australia. On the night of 31 May — 1 June, three Ko-hyoteki-class midget submarines, each with a two-member crew, entered Sydney…

JAPANESE midfielder Hirofumi Moriyasu is poised to leave Sydney FC after being offered a payout to annul his contract. The 27-year-old, signed by former boss Vitezslav Lavicka, was absent from training yesterday and it’s understood he has been told he does … Full News here – Sydney – Bing News