Categories with separate
Architecture, Public Buildings & Spaces
Visions and Never Built's
The Beatles visit Sydney (1964)
Introduction of Decimal Currency (1966)
Arrival of the 747 in Sydney (1970)
First City to Surf race (1971)
Concorde Visits Sydney (1972)
Eastern Suburbs Railway Line Opens (1979)
Australian Made Concert (1987) - Cronulla hosted a major concert combining the best musical talent from around the nation.
Bicentenary Celebrations on Australia Day, 1988
President George Bush (United States) in Sydney for New Years Eve (1991)
How Sydney won the Olympic Games (1993) - Newspaper feature article published in The Daily Telegraph Mirror.
Opening of Star City (1997)
Retailing & Shopping
Opening of Roselands (1965) - Explore the opening and marketing associated with the opening of Roselands.
Marcus Clark Shopping Centre Advertisement (1965) - A last ditch attempt by the department store to remain open.
Bankstown Square (1966) - Opening
Westfield Burwood (1966) - Opening
Pitt Street Mall Opens (1987) - #1 (Detailed entry) #2 (Focus on Advertising)
Start of Thursday Night Shopping (1971)
Start of Saturday Afternoon Trading (1984)
Opening of Westfield Eastgardens (1987) - Found further content in 2017.
Grace Bros opens at Hurstville (1990)
Grace Bros closes at Broadway (1992)
Start of Sunday Trading (1992)
BBC Home Depot (1992)
Evolution of Westfield Miranda Series (published 2019) - #1 #2 #3 #4 #5 #6 #7 #8 #9
Have a look at how this major Sydney shopping
Other Urban matters
Residential development in the southern CBD (1965)
Sylvania Waters aerial (1964) - Construction of the Sylvania Waters estate as seen from the air.
Epping Council (1966) - Epping residents wanted their own council in 1966.
Collaroy Apartment blocks in danger of collapse (1967) - Recommended for school students undertaking studies in coastal management in Geography.
Demolition of historic city buildings (1973)
Homes threatened by erosion at Bilgola Beach (1974) - Events were similar to those at Collaroy in 2016.
Australia's Wonderland Preview Feature (1985) - Theme park fans will enjoy this one.
Tom Ugly's Bridge demolition
Sydney Eyesores as seen by Ron Casey (1991) - Some on Facebook felt that Ron Casey is an eyesore himself when shared in 2015.
The Pioneers of Pyrmont (2000) - Urban Renewal on the Pyrmont Peninsula as covered by The Daily Telegraph.
Demolition of the (1928) Brighton Baths - An article on the demolition of the Baths at Brighton-Le-Sands motivated me to find out why.
General News Items
Channel Nine (TCN9) commences transmission (1956) - First Television network to begin broadcasting in Australia.
Channel Seven (ATN7) commences transmission (1956)
Channel Ten commences transmission (1965)
The demise of the Manly Ocean Pool (1974)
Shark Attack Risk in Botany Bay (1986)
Beach Pollution (1989)
The Daily Telegraph Mirror (1990
Natural Gas (1983) - Imagine Blizzard conditions in Sydney and they did it well.
Airport Express (1991)
AV Jennings Display Centre TV Advertisement (1991)
Sydney Bitter (1992) - A failed attempt by Hahn to brew a locally made beer for Sydneysiders.