Oz Day Surry Hills nostalgia

Here’s Bennett Street in 2008, part of my everyday round then. I lived there briefly in 1997.

And here in 1954:

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That’s a still from the 1954 very patronising – God weren’t they in those days? – government documentary called School’s Out. You can see it in the previous post.

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Over the fold there are some more stills, including two of Sydney Boys High as it was when I enrolled there!

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Playing beside Anzac Parade

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Sydney Boys High classroom

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Sydney High corridor outside the current English staffroom, then the library.

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