Toll gates on New South Head Rd,Rushcutters Bay in eastern Sydney in the raise the funds to maintain the roads the Trust set up tolls,one of which was located on New South Head Road in the form of a turnpike gate that extracted tolls from the road users.
Once a slum immortalised in The Harp in the South by Ruth Park. Now achingly trendy. Great architecture, tree lined streets and marvellous boutiques. An image of A Surry Hills alleyway by Harold Cazneaux, 1911