DICTIONARY OF SYDNEY APP
Explore historical Sydney on your smart phone or tablet by downloading our walking tour app.
Each tour is simple to follow with a GPS-enabled map of the route and its stops. At each stop detailed text, audio commentary and stunning historical imagery reveal the stories of the people, places, architecture and events that have transformed Sydney.
Explore Randwick’s heritage with this self-guided walking tour of Sydney’s oldest municipality. Based on Randwick City Council’s heritage plaques program, the app contains information on the some of the best historical buildings and sites in Randwick and is accompanied by contemporary and historical images. Estimated time: One hour
This self-guided tour provides a fascinating insight into the rich history of the Sydney Harbour Islands. The tour includes a GPS-enabled map with each stop clearly marked, a range of multimedia and text detailing each islands’ past, and advice about accessing the islands.
Discover Sydney’s convict past in a one hour self-guided walk through Parramatta using our free app. See where convicts lived, worked and rioted, where they were punished, treated in the emerging health care systems and where many of them were buried. The tour includes commentary and historical imagery and starts in Parramatta Park in front of Old Government House.
Explore Sydney’s Irish heritage using our free app in a one hour self-guided walk through the city starting at Hyde Park and ending at St Patrick’s Catholic Church. An original evocative score complements the walk.