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Australian Photographs

Australian Time-Lapse

July 10, 2018 suggpixc 0

This entire Australian time-lapse sequence was painstaking captured on digital SLR cameras and edited from 104,000 individual photographs by renowned Australian photographer Dayman Steptoe. It was featured in National Geographic in November 2011 and has […]

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Australia’s Oldest Surviving Gold Rush Town

July 8, 2018 suggpixc 0

Australia’s oldest surviving gold-rush town, Sofala, is just 49 km from Bathurst in New South Wales. The village has only two streets, with most of the buildings in original condition. Edward Hargraves discovered gold nearby […]

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Sublime design: the Queenslander

February 23, 2018 suggpixc 0

The classic Queenslander, whose design can be easily modified to suit our contemporary lifestyles. Wikimedia Commons Lindy Osborne, Queensland University of Technology The Queenslander house is a classic piece of Australian architectural design. With its […]

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Overland Telegraph Line – Australia

March 14, 2016 suggpixc 0

BY RICK MOORE Danger, exploration, innovation and the risk of financial ruin were all part of the construction of the 3200 km Overland Telegraph Line from Port Augusta to Darwin that would provide Australia’s first […]

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Early Sydney Pictures – The Tyrrell Collection

July 17, 2014 suggpixc 0

The Tyrrell Collection consists of 7903 glass plate negatives from the studios of Charles Kerry (1857-1928) and Henry King (1855-1923) who had two of Sydney’s principal photographic studios in the late 1800s and early 1900s. […]

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Adelaide – Photographs

June 14, 2014 suggpixc 0

North Terrace is Adelaide’s cultural boulevard and is one mile long. It is the home of many excellent examples of early Australian and South Australian architecture, as well as Adelaide’s oldest church, which was built […]

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Leyburn on the Southern Downs Qld

June 6, 2014 suggpixc 0

Named after Leyburn in England, the town grew up as one of a number of gold diggings in the Warwick area. In the 1860s there were both alluvial and quartz diggings in the area which […]

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Pictures of Australia

May 14, 2014 suggpixc 0

If you like pictures of  Australia, colonial and federation dwellings and civic buildings,  you will find them here. It’s impossible to look at colonial public buildings and not be impressed with the people who built them and […]

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