Sydney's Historic Colonial Harbour

Sydney’s historic harbour offers us great opportunities for exploring our colonial heritage. Discover Macquarie’s influence on the city; as well as colonial sites on the South Head Peninsula, Manly’s North Head and historic North Sydney.

This class will be delivered online via the online platform Zoom. Enrolling students need to ensure they have an email, a reliable internet connection, microphone/speakers and access to a tablet, smartphone or computer.

SUGGESTED READING

  • Melinda Hinkson & Alana Harris, Aboriginal Sydney (Aboriginal Studies Press 2010)
  • Graham Spindler, Sydney Strolls Lower North Shore (New Holland, 1999)
  • Lucy Hughes Turnbull, Sydney - Biography of a city (Random House 1999)
  • Almis Simankevicius, Macquarie’s Kingdom (Good Walking Books 2004)

COURSE OUTLINE

  • Manly’s North Head
  • Colonial churches
  • Aboriginal aspects of the colony
  • Historic South Head Peninsula
  • North Sydney and surrounds
  • Watson’s Bay

PLANNED LEARNING OUTCOMES

By the end of this course, students should be able to:

  1. Have a greater understanding of exploring Sydney’s Historic Harbour.
$65 Limited

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13 Feb

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