Showing posts with label Suburbs - Lavender Bay. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Suburbs - Lavender Bay. Show all posts

Saturday, 14 June 2014

Lavender Bay, Vivid Sydney, Light the Bridge

The Sydney Harbour Bridge was illuminated for the Vivid Sydney Festival, from 23 May to 9 June 2014. "Light The Bridge" uses over 100,000 energy-efficient LED lights and designed especially for Vivid Sydney by Iain Reed, 32 Hundred Lighting and Intel. From an interactive touch screen located on the boardwalk near Luna Park, visitors chose colours and sequences to be displayed. This view is from Lavender Street, in the north shore suburb of Lavender Bay.

Monday, 3 December 2012

Lavender Bay, St Francis Xavier Church

St Francis Xavier Church is located along Mackenzie Street, in the north shore suburb of Lavender Bay. This sandstone building was designed by William Wardell in the Gothic architectural style and opened in 1881 as a Catholic school with four classrooms. When a new school was erected on the grounds in 1901 it became a church. 

Sunday, 2 December 2012

Lavender Bay

The view from the north shore suburb of Lavender Bay, looking across the bay to the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Luna Park, the Sydney Opera House and Sydney Harbour. The cruise ship which had just departed from the Overseas Passenger Terminal is the Voyager of the Seas, one of the largest in the world.