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SYDNEY: The beautiful ROYAL BOTANIC GARDENS, in the centre of the city – Sydney Video

SUBSCRIBE: https://www.youtube.com/c/VicStefanu – Let’s go to Sydney in Australia and let’s visit The Royal Botanic Garden which is a heritage-listed major 30-hectare (74-acre) botanical garden, event venue and public recreation area located at Farm Cove on the eastern fringe of the Sydney central business district, in the City of Sydney local government area of New…

Binalong. St Patricks Catholic Church opened in 1911.The first Catholic Church opened here in 1861 on land donated by Ned Ryan of Galong. – Sydney Picture

Binalong. Hamilton Hume and his exploration party passed through here in 1821, and again in 1824, being the first white men to visit the region. As other white men ventured into these unknown parts looking for watered land to squat on Governor Darling had an act passed in 1829 that limited all settlement to within…

Binalong. St Patricks Catholic Church built in 1911. An impressive structure. – Sydney Picture

Binalong. Hamilton Hume and his exploration party passed through here in 1821, and again in 1824, being the first white men to visit the region. As other white men ventured into these unknown parts looking for watered land to squat on Governor Darling had an act passed in 1829 that limited all settlement to within…

Port Jackson Shark, from the collection of WJ Macleay, 1880s – Sydney Picture

"The Port Jackson shark, Heterodontus portusjacksoni, is a nocturnal, oviparous type of bullhead shark of the family Heterodontidae, found in the coastal region of southern Australia, including the waters off Port Jackson. It has a large head with prominent forehead ridges and dark brown harness-like markings on a lighter grey-brown body. Port Jackson sharks can…

Firestick cover – Sydney Picture

Yarrabar peoples, Cairns Qld, c1920. Decorated with shells and Jubular seeds pressed into resin. The ability to keep fire making equipment dry and accessible in tropical conditions was a crucial aspect of food preparation in this region. Image published by JC Merriman on 2012-11-26 09:58:33 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , Macleay ,…

1963 Mack B-61 Thermodyne prime mover – Sydney Picture

1963 Mack B-61 Thermodyne prime mover badges and bulldog hood ornament. Part of the Sydney Bus Museum collection. www.sydneybusmuseum.com/exhibs/061.htm Taken at Shannon’s Eastern Creek Classic 2009, held at Eastern Creek Raceway Sydney. Image published by sv1ambo on 2010-10-08 02:54:16 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , 1963 , Mack , B-61 , Thermodyne ,…

Shakreez – Sydney Picture

Image published by Shakreez on 2006-12-21 07:14:53 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , me , kashii , kashif , ali , shakreez , pskiatn , lahore , pakistan , punjab , abstract , animal , bird , birds , animals , apparel , architecture , attitude , auditorium , bazaar , tiful ,…

Townsville Museum.  Story of the Pandora and Mutiny on the Bounty. – Sydney Picture

In 1863 John Black set up a pastoral run at Cleveland Bay where Townsville now sits. Just to the south was the Burdekin River. A major investor in this pastoral run was Robert Towns who wanted to set up a boiling down works for cattle for the years when the market prices were low. In…