Sydney Opera House

Photo: Aboriginal Tourism Australia Symposium (2007) Sydney – Spotlight on the Opera House Key Linkssydneyoperahouse.com Recommended ListeningThe Life and Legacy of Jørn Utzon – What do you really know about Jørn Utzon? A new film and exhibition shed fresh light on the visionary Dane behind the Sydney Opera House. Twitter Momenthttps://twitter.com/i/moments/921162689795186688Here’s what the Sydney Opera …

Sydney Links

Sydney flag What would locals like visitors to know about Sydney, Australia? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Headlines‘It’s an ecological wasteland’: offsets for Sydney toll road were promised but never delivered – Guardianhttp://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-09-27/artist-finds-beauty-in-overlooked-sydney-landmarks/8986560Urgent space-saving measures are neededEnvironmental groups fear 20 per cent of open space will be lost in NSW – @LucyCormackhttp://www.smh.com.au/interactive/2014/OldShops/index.htmlhttp://www.smh.com.au/nsw/farewell-to-george-poulos-the-man-who-made-milkshakes-in-summer-hill-for-63-years-20150511-ggyw55.htmlSydney’s …

Sydney

Photo: Neerav Bhatt, Luminous Light Capital of New South Wales, Sydney is the largest of the eight state capitals and has a population of 4.3 million. Founded in 1788, Sydney is the oldest European settlement in Australia. Natural WorldSydney is located on Port Jackson, commonly known as Sydney Harbour. The harbor is dotted with small …

Australia

Photo:  Pedro Szekely, Perth Australia is an island continent and country. Neighboring countries are Papua New Guinea, Indonesia and East Timor to the north; the Solomon Islands and Vanuatu to the north-east; and New Zealand to the south-east. Australia’s capital is Canberra, and its largest urban area is Sydney. Much of the continent has lain flat …