Sydney Opera House

Sydney Opera House Regarded as one of the greatest architectural and engineering achievements of the 20th century because of its unique design, the Sydney Opera House was the centre of …

Sydney Harbour Bridge

Sydney Harbour Bridge This arch bridge connects the central business district of Sydney to the northern suburbs of the city, joining Dawes Point on the south side of the harbour …

Botany Bay

Botany Bay Known as the birthplace of Australia, Botany Bay borders the site, at Kurnell, at which British explorer James Cook first stepped ashore on the east coast of Australia in …

Captain Cook

Captain Cook Captain James Cook (1728-79) was a famous English seaman, regarded as one of the greatest navigators and explorers of all time, and his charts were so accurate that …

Archibald Prize

Archibald Prize Since 1921 the ‘Archibald’ has been a prize for a portrait of any ‘man or woman distinguished in art, letters, science or polities’, painted in the year preceding …