Tag Archives: Sydney

Sydney New Years Eve Fireworks 2013 (Pictures/Video)

People were arriving early in different parts around Sydney Harbour to see the fireworks to try and get the best vantage points. There were long line ups around Mrs Macquarie’s Point; (east of the Sydney Opera House) even though there … Continue reading

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Whale Watching Season: Australia (Pictures/Video)

Our whale watching season has started here in Australia. The Whales start arriving from late May or early June right through to November. The whales migrate north from the Antarctic to the warmer waters of Australia. The whales that you … Continue reading

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Sydney Harbour Bridge Turns 80: Australia (Video)

It is the 80th Birthday of the Sydney Harbour Bridge in Australia; I think it is very well known to most people, mainly because of the New Years Eve fireworks that are always held around the bridge and harbour. What … Continue reading

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St Patrick’s Day in Australia (Flash Mob Video)

Here in OZ like a lot of places we celebrate St. Patrick’s Day, of course it is a very good excuse for a party. đŸ˜€ In different parts of Australia there will be Irish music, dances, concerts, and street performers, … Continue reading

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Tiniest Tortoise Star: Taronga Zoo Australia (Video)

This tiny little tortoise that was born at Taronga Zoo in Sydney is a called a “Star Tortoise” and they are originally from India. They are slightly different than your normal tortoise because of the star like patterns on their … Continue reading

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Abandoned Mini Monkey Saved: Australia (Pictures)

This beautiful little monkey is a common marmoset, and it is a native in certain parts of South America. They are very tiny monkeys, when fully grown the males are around 188 mm or 7.40 inches in height and the … Continue reading

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200 Year Old Watercolours Purchased: Australia

Back in November 2011 the Mitchell Library (State Library of New South Wales in Sydney) purchased six albums containing 741 watercolours of Australia’s birds, fish, and plants some are now extinct, and these watercolours are the only record of them. … Continue reading

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Elvis the Crocodile Attacks Lawnmower (Pictures/Video)

Here in Australia we have a rather famous old Croc (crocodile) he is called Elvis, and he is mean, he is known as Australia’s crankiest croc. Elvis is a saltwater croc about 5meters or 16.4 feet long, so he is … Continue reading

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Sydney New Years Eve Fireworks 2012 (Pictures/Video)

There were around 1.5 Million people that was scattered around the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Opera House, and various other vantage points throughout the city to say goodbye to 2011 and welcome in 2012. I heard on the radio that by … Continue reading

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St Mary’s Cathedral Xmas Lights:-Sydney Australia (Video)

St Mary’s Cathedral put on a beautiful Christmas Light Show every year. This Cathedral is the largest church in Australia. If you would like to know about St Mary’s Wikipedia has a very good article. The video below was taken … Continue reading

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