Looking south on Cambridge Street, The Rocks (NSW) [Rocks Resumption photographic survey] by State Records NSW, via Flickr

Looking south on Cambridge Street, The Rocks (NSW) [Rocks Resumption photographic survey] by State Records NSW, via Flickr

old money

The out going Australian Currency. Australia changed to Decimal Currency on the February 1966 - v

Cumberland Street, The Rocks. During the course of the 19th century the social diversity of the original close settlement around the port of Sydney was lost. The affluent residents vacated their large houses on the ridge for the growing suburbs and The Rocks became an area of seamen and immigrants, the working class and the poor. Many outsiders considered the area still tainted by the convict stain.

Images of Australia: The Tyrrell Collection of photographs of Australia's history Cumberland Street, The Rocks, Sydney, Australia.

Golden Fleece was a brand of petroleum products and service stations operated by H.C.Sleigh and Company. A partnership was founded in Melbourne, Australia in 1893 by Harold Crofton Sleigh (1867-1933 shipowner and merchant,) and John McIlwraith (1828-1902 manufacturer and shipowner). In 1913 the company took delivery of its first consignment of motor spirit from the United States and marketed it in Australia as "Golden Fleece".

Golden Fleece was a brand of petroleum products and service stations operated by…

Australia's OLDEST road. Located in the ROCKS district it is truly incredible.

Entrance to Parle's Buildings, off Bettington Street, The Rocks [Rocks Resumption photographic survey] Dated: Year only

vintage TAA - this reminds me when we used to sing jingle bells with "Father Christmas lost his whiskers flying TAA. Hey!" :)

vintage TAA - this reminds me when we used to sing jingle bells with "Father Christmas lost his whiskers flying TAA.

Old school. #vintagephotos

1920s Police Mugshots - These Men Don't Look Like They're About To Get Jailed

Police Mugshots - These Men Don't Look Like They're About To Get Jailed - History Daily

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