Sydney Links

Sydney flag What would locals like others know about Sydney, Australia? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: HeadlinesSydney’s newest oldest neighbourhood to help revive the CBD after lockdown‘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 …

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. Google Mapsgoo.gl/maps/S7dZoF92i7REjuya8 Natural WorldSydney is located on Port Jackson, commonly known as Sydney Harbour. The harbor is dotted …

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 …

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 …