Category Archives: Sydney Harbour

It was 50 years ago today, on 28 January 1963, that 32 year-old Marcia Hathaway, an actress from Milsons Point on Sydney Harbour's North Shore, would become the last person to be killed by a shark in Sydney Harbour. The Monday of the Australia Day long weekend was a perfect day for Ms Hathaway to spend...
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It was on this day 200 years ago, 3 January 1813, that Bennelong died. Bennelong was born around 1764 and belonged to the Wangal clan of the Darug language group of Aboriginals, commonly referred to as the Eora people, the Aboriginal people of the Sydney area. The Wangal were the traditional custodians of the south side...
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Sydney Harbour is just a dream for any photographer. And I am a keen hobby photographer. All photos on this website have been taken by myself - with the exception of the historic images and this beautiful shot of last night's fireworks display on the Harbour, which was taken by Richard Hirst from Read more
Start 2013 with special savings on Sydney Walking Tour with Joeys Walkabout Colonial Maritime History Walk - A leisurely afternoon stroll along the harbour foreshore... Circular Quay, Dawes Point, Walsh Bay and Millers Point... 1st Fleet, Rum Rebellion, Wool Trade and more... stunning views and amazing photography opportunities... 2.5 hours of history and harbour stories, funny tidbits...
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