Doyles at Watsons Bay. Opened it's first seafood restaurant in 1885 on the waters edge. Still trading for over five generations on this spot.
Beaufoy Merlin Short Street, Hill End 1872 Wet plate glass negative, on 18504 . Hill End in 1872 was a gold town at its peak. According to the Empire 7 June “The streets were thronged by a motley crowd.
Elizabeth St,Sydney in
Liverpool Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia 1920s
Liverpool Street, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Photographic Print
Looking south along Botany Rd (now Anzac Parade) Moore Park in eastern Sydney in the 🌹
In photos: German internment camps in Australia during WWI
Many of the Germans living in Australia during WWI were detained in three main camps, with Holsworthy the largest and longest running.
Soup kitchen queue in Sydney during the Depression
The Sydney Town Hall is a landmark built in the 1880s from local Sydney sandstone in the grand Victorian Second Empire style. Before the opening of the Sydney Opera House and its Concert Hall, the Town Hall was Sydney's premier concert hall, and many notable performances took place there.
Argyle Street, Millers Point, Sydney, (Photo undated) v
Before we had aged care centres and retirement villages, before there were meals on wheels and pensioner concessions, if you were old and couldn't take care of your self, you would end up in an asylum for the aged, infirm and destitute.
The palatial Nock & Kirby’s George Street store 1945, opened in 1918 complete with a dining hall and roof-garden. Photo: State Library of New South Wales