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全景摄影师 Martin Broomfield EXPERT MAESTRO 日期和时间 12:50, 27/12/2009 - Views loading...


Sydney Harbour

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Sydney Harbour was the location of the first European settlement in Australia. Discovered by Lt James Cook in 1770. The harbour is a flooded river valley and said to be the perfect natural harbour. Before it was discovered by Europeans, the area was populated by various tribes including the Gadigal, Cammeraygal, Eora and Wangal peoples.

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A: Kirribilli view of Sydney Cove (with zoom in capability)

摄影师Phil Whitten, 距离此处70远

Kirriblli is possibly the best place to look across Sydney harbour and appreciate the sights of the O...

Kirribilli view of Sydney Cove (with zoom in capability)

B: Sydney From Kirribilli

摄影师Phil Whitten, 距离此处80远

This is the view from the "best seat in the house" for seeing Sydney Cove, the Opera House and the Sy...

Sydney From Kirribilli

C: Sydney Harbour Bridge from Kirribilli

摄影师John Warkentin, 距离此处160远

Shot from near the Jeffery Street Wharf in Kirribilli just after Dusk, this 250 Megapixel panorama sh...

Sydney Harbour Bridge from Kirribilli

D: Sydney Harbour Bridge, North Shore

摄影师Martin Broomfield, 距离此处230远

Under Sydney Harbour Bridge at dusk, overlooking the city and the Sydney Opera House. The bridge was ...

Sydney Harbour Bridge, North Shore

E: Under Sydney Harbour Bridge At Night

摄影师Rich Powell, 距离此处270远

Sydney Harbour bridge viewed from the underside.Taken on the north short of Sydney Harbour, near Luna...

Under Sydney Harbour Bridge At Night

F: Waruda St. view across to Sydney Opera House

摄影师Phil Whitten, 距离此处330远

On a sunny after in Kirribilli we can sit on the lawn of this apartment building in Waruda St. and lo...

Waruda St. view across to Sydney Opera House

G: Luna Park at Dusk

摄影师Randy Kosek, 距离此处390远

Sydney Harbour from Luna Park. Sydney, Australia. Included in the panorama are the Sydney Harbour Bri...

Luna Park at Dusk

H: Opera House

摄影师Phil Whitten, 距离此处680远

The iconic Sydney Opera House is a perfect place to visit while in Sydney. On a warm and sunny summer...

Opera House

I: Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge with Water Taxi

摄影师Bill Bailey, 距离此处690远

This is beautiful Darling Harbour in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia. You can see the loney touris...

Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour Bridge with Water Taxi

J: Queen Mary 2

摄影师Phil Whitten, 距离此处690远

The Queen Mary 2 is moored at the Overseas Passenger Terminal at Circular Quay in Sydney on this Marc...

Queen Mary 2



There are no kangaroos in Austria.

We're talking about Australia, the world's smallest continent. That being cleared up, let's dive right in!

Australia is a sovereign state under the Commonwealth of Nations, which is in turn overseen by Queen Elizabeth the Second, by the Grace of God, Queen of Australia and Her other Realms and Territories, Head of the Commonwealth.

The continent was first sighted and charted by the Dutch in 1606. Captain James Cook of Britain came along in the next century to claim it for Britain and name it "New South Wales." Shortly thereafter it was declared to be a penal colony full of nothing but criminals and convicts, giving it the crap reputation you may have heard at your last cocktail party.

This rumor ignores 40,000 years of pre-European human history, especially the Aboriginal concept of Dreamtime, an interesting explanation of physical and spiritual reality.

The two biggest cities in Australia are Sydney and Melbourne. Sydney is more for business, Melbourne for arts. But that's painting in very broad strokes. Take a whirl around the panoramas to see for yourself!

Text by Steve Smith.