Saturday, May 31, 2014

Friday, May 30, 2014

Crane on crane

Goliath getting a fix?

Thursday, May 29, 2014

Must see Sydney

This is Mrs Macquaries chair - from here is the best view in Sydney.

Wednesday, May 28, 2014

Government House

The Guv is not at home (no flag)

Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Monday, May 26, 2014

Morning walk around the Sydney Opera House

On my early morning walk, the sun rising against this walker.

Sunday, May 25, 2014

Champagne on the harbour

Left over from the night before.

Saturday, May 24, 2014

Sydney Opera House Bar Menu

A good way to while away an afternoon on the harbour. Pricey?

Friday, May 23, 2014

Vivid Festival 2014

Tonight the great lighting and music festival kicks off. Crowds of photographers descend on Sydney Cove.

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Riot Squad

Looks mean, all in black, no sign of any riot, only some minor disquiet. This was taken yesterday when there were some students marching to Town Hall. The back streets around were full of Riot Police - waiting.

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

You imagine what you desire

A beautiful May morning in Sydney Cove, a small sign on the old Maritime building now the Museum of Contemporary Art.

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

Lane 2 Sydney Harbour Bridge

A perspective I see every weekday.

Monday, May 19, 2014

Driving across the bridge

A different perspective of the coathanger.

Sunday, May 18, 2014

Saturday, May 17, 2014

Friday, May 16, 2014

Writing on the wall

This unusual strut has a rolling message is an art installation by Jenny Holzer which takes around 300 written words by Aboriginal authors and publishes them on this LED panel. 100 hours worth of content. I like the man reading, he seems suspended.

Thursday, May 15, 2014

Preparing the garden bed for autumn

Digging the beds in Hyde Park while the soil is still warm.

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

The pagan and the sacred

The spires of St Mary's set against the sculptures of the Archibald fountain.

Sunday, May 11, 2014

20 Martin Place Sydney

The bare bones are revealed of this Sydney skyscraper.

Saturday, May 10, 2014

The enemy within

What the advert for Brissie! I guess it is warmer there.

Friday, May 9, 2014

Best Bank in Sydney?

48 Martin Place - Inside the'Money Box' Commonwealth Bank - old style ornate.

Thursday, May 8, 2014

Best place to eat lunch in Sydney?

This food court has lots of options.

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Auora Place stone sculpture

Outside the Piano building on Hunter street are these two stones, nice. 'Kan Yasuda - "Touchstones" Yasuda's work, titled "Touchstones" is a splendid example of the marriage of art and architecture. Artists are rarely brought in at the beginning of a project and rarely work directly with architects. But not so at Aurora Place. The developers encouraged the connection between architect and artist right from the commencement of the project.' from

Monday, May 5, 2014

8 Chifley Square

On one of the columns of this building on the corner of Hunter and Elizabeth are these rolling signs. It is an art installation by Jenny Holzer which takes around 300 written words by Aboriginal authors and publishes them on this LED panel. 100 hours worth of content.

Saturday, May 3, 2014

Church of Scientology Sydney

Grand opening of their impressive refurbished building.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Cenotaph in Martin Place

Early this morning, a beautiful autumn Friday, there are still some leftovers from ANZAC day last week.

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Giant chess board

In Hyde Park is this well used board. Today I got here early to get a picture of the empty board, a cool autumn morning on May Day.