The Rocks, New South Wales

The Rocks, New South Wales The Rocks is an urban locality, tourist precinct and historic area of Sydney’s city centre, in the state of New South Wales, Australia. It is located on the southern shore of Sydney Harbour, immediately north-west of the Sydney central business district. (Wikipedia) The movement of peoples / Colonial Sydney This …

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New 7 Wonders of the World

New 7 Wonders of the World was a campaign started in 2000 to choose Wonders of the World from a selection of 200 existing monuments. The popularity poll was led by Canadian-Swiss Bernard Weber and organized by the New7Wonders Foundation based in Zurich, Switzerland, with winners announced on 7 July 2007 in Lisbon. Wikipedia

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Prince Henry Hospital Nursing & Medical Museum

Captured by: 3dinteriorspaces.com.au The Prince Henry Hospital Trained Nurses Associations Nursing and Medical Museum came into being in order to preserve our nursing and medical history. The Museum is located on the original grounds of the Prince Henry Hospital where medical staff dedicated their lives to caring for the sick, the injured and patients in isolation, …

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Polly Woodside | Tall Ship

Polly Woodside is a Belfast-built, three-masted, iron-hulled barque, preserved in Melbourne, Victoria, and forming the central feature of the South Wharf precinct. (Wikipedia) Captured by: SCANN3D Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Belgenny Farm Creamery

In 1795 a large herd of wild cattle was found grazing on the southern side of the Nepean River, thriving without human help. They were the progeny of two bulls and four cows that had wandered off from Sydney Cove in 1788. This is why the district became known as ‘the Cowpastures’, and it was …

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Newcastle Art Gallery: EVERYTHING CHANGES by Tim Maguire

Tim Maguire’s paintings and prints are cinematic in scale and romantic by nature. As a painter, Maguire is known for his rich color palette and consummate technical skills. Interested in the theme of ‘Vanitas and its symbolic reference to mortality and the fleeting nature of our lives, Maguire has in the past referenced 17th Century Dutch and …

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Lennon Bros. Circus

Lennon Brothers Circus is the oldest touring circus act in Australia. Founded over 120 years ago, the circus act has been in the hands of the Lennon family for over five generations. Take a look at inside their big top tent in Brisbane where all of their dazzling performances take place. (Matterport) Captured by: SkyCam UAV Library …

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Auckland Museum: Gallipoli in Minecraft

Explore the Gallipoli campaign in an exhibition featuring the interactive world of Minecraft® and incredible objects from the Auckland War Memorial Museum’s collections. Minecraft® is a hugely popular online game that is all about breaking and placing blocks. Since its inception players have worked together to create all sorts of incredible and imaginative things. The Gallipoli Campaign …

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Auckland Museum: Volume

Celebrate the music of our nation with Volume: Making Music in Aotearoa, the first-ever major exhibition of New Zealand music. A homegrown, hands-on, ears-on exhibition, Volume explores the soundtracks of our lives through vibrant and interactive displays. Volume takes you on a musical journey, starting with today, and winding back through the decades to the 1950s. Hear the …

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Queensland Steam & Vintage Machinery Society

Queensland Steam & Vintage Machinery Society Museum is showing what these machines would have looked like and how they operated so that visitors can have an appreciation of these machines – showing that they should be preserved rather than sold for scrap and consequently lost to the community. Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Melbourne Museum

Melbourne Museum is a natural and cultural history museum located in the Carlton Gardens in Melbourne, Australia. Located adjacent to the Royal Exhibition Building, it is the largest museum in the Southern Hemisphere. (Wikipedia) Captured by: SCANN3D Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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Queensland Museum – Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Cultures

Queensland Aboriginal people enjoy diverse and living cultures.  Communities vary according to geographic location, environment, and resources – each having their own unique cultural practices, languages, beliefs, knowledge and material cultures. Torres Strait Islanders, wherever they live, call the islands of the Torres Strait home. Distinct to Aboriginal people and cultures, the Islanders also benefit …

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Indian Motorcycle Museum of Australia

When it comes to the automotive world, be it two wheels or four, history and passion combine to tell the stories of past eras and to preserve those facts and tales for future generations of motoring enthusiasts. Of course to meet such a need there are numerous museums around the world dedicated to this ideal …

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Historic Sydney Town Hall

The Sydney Town Hall is a late 19th-century building in the city of Sydney, the capital city of New South Wales, Australia, housing the chambers of the Lord Mayor of Sydney, council offices, and venues for meetings and functions. (Wikipedia) Library Learn More About HistoryView VR

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