Tags: trams

Tram travels through Sydney CBD for first time in 61 years | Nine News Australia – Sydney Video

It’s been 61 years since a tram was last seen running along George Street. Now, Sydney’s new eastern suburbs light rail is bringing a bit of history back to the city after a rough ride of delays and cost blow-outs. Join Nine News for the latest in news and events that affect you in your…

SYDNEY vs. MELBOURNE – Sydney Video

FINAL 3 MELBOURNE SHOWS! (Apr 11,12,13): https://www.facebook.com/events/1156663104502833/ It’s a battle as old as time itself… Both Sydney and Melbourne are consistently ranked among the most livable cities on Earth – but which one is infinitesimally better than the other? Watch to find out! Podcast: https://friendlyjordies.podbean.com/ Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/friendlyjordies/ A huge thank you to our patrons who…

Spectators of the Australian Sesquicentenary parade stand on trams for a better view, George Street, Sydney, 26 January 1938 / photographer Donald Charles Boulton Maclurcan – Sydney Picture

Format: Photograph Find more detailed information about this photographic collection: acms.sl.nsw.gov.au/item/itemDetailPaged.aspx?itemID=950189 From the collection of the State Library of New South Wales www.sl.nsw.gov.au Image published by State Library of New South Wales collection on 2011-12-06 01:43:00 and used under Creative Commons license. Tagged: , tram , spectator , Australian Sesquicentenary , 1938 , Australia Day…

Horsedrawn tram – Sydney Picture

Horsedrawn tram which ran between Newtown Station and St Peters Dated: c. 01/01/1894 Digital ID: 17420_a014_a0140001134 Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We’d love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator. Image published by NSW State Archives and Records…

Circa 1895 – “Coogee Bay”, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia (restored version) – Sydney Picture

FULL ZOOM VIEWER drive.google.com/file/d/0BxEdtYPaohtbVlpSMTVETm9yNXc/view… ****************************** IMAGE INFO – The viewpoint for this historic & rare image is looking northwards, from where the future Arden Street / Dudley Street intersection would be. – I have dated the image to Circa 1895, since – (a) the iconic domed Coogee Palace Aquarium building & adjacent swimming baths have…

George Street near Hunter Street, Sydney – Sydney Picture

Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_Photographic Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database Persistent URL: www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=28262 Acquisition credit line: Gift of Australian Consolidated Press under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1985 Image…

Circular Quay – Sydney Picture

View of Circular Quay showing trams in operation Dated: c. 1920’s Digital ID: 9856_a017_A017000139 Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We’d love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator. Image published by State Archives and Records NSW on 2010-08-27…

Circular Quay, 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,…

First trip of the Trolley Buses – Sydney Picture

First official trip of the No.2 and No.3 Trolley buses from Rushcutters Bay Depot Dated: 22/01/1934 Digital ID: 17420_a014_a0140001095 Rights: No known copyright www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We’d love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator. Image published…

1904 – “Panorama of Sydney Town Hall and Queen Victoria Building”, New South Wales, Australia – by Melvin Vaniman – Restored B&W Version – Sydney Picture

************************************************** PRO VIEWING TIP – For anyone unfamiliar with how the Flickr Photo Viewer API works, the Viewer image display is limited to 2048 pixels (either height or width, whichever is the largest). This severely limits full display of high resolution images & especially so for wide panoramas such as this! To circumvent this current…

King Street, looking west, Sydney – Sydney Picture

Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_Photographic Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database Persistent URL: www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=28430 Acquisition credit line: Gift of Australian Consolidated Press under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1985 Image…

Australian troops marching on Randwick Road in Sydney – Sydney Picture

This photograph depicts troops, possibly of the Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force, marching on Randwick Road for final embarkation on HMAS BERRIMA. The photograph was taken on 18 August 1914 looking at the corner of what was then Park Road, (now Moore Park Road), looking south along what was then Randwick Road (now Anzac…

Electric trams, George Street, David Jones corner – Sydney Picture

Format: Glass plate negative. Rights Info: No known restrictions on publication. Repository: Tyrrell Photographic Collection, Powerhouse Museum www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/collection=The_Tyrrell_Photographic Part Of: Powerhouse Museum Collection General information about the Powerhouse Museum Collection is available at www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database Persistent URL: www.powerhousemuseum.com/collection/database/?irn=32409 Acquisition credit line: Gift of Australian Consolidated Press under the Taxation Incentives for the Arts Scheme, 1985 Image…

The First Tram Depot – Sydney Picture

The first Tramways Depot at Pitt Street Dated: c. 1/01/1880 Digital ID: 17420_a014_a0140001139 Rights: www.records.nsw.gov.au/about-us/rights-and-permissions We’d love to hear from you if you use our photos. Many other photos in our collection are available to view and browse on our website using Photo Investigator. Image published by State Records NSW on 2008-07-21 06:40:49 and used…