Darling Harbour East, Thursday October 19th 2006.
This was once was the city's busiest waterfront and was known by generations of dock workers as the Hungry Mile. It is to be renamed Barangaroo in honour of the wife of Bennelong, an Aboriginal man who was adopted by the first white settlers more than two centuries ago. (Bennelong Point is the site of the Sydney Opera House) A street in the area is to be renamed The Hungry Mile. The area is to be redeveloped with plans for office space for 16,000 workers, housing for 1500 residents and 15 hectares of parkland. To view a panorama version of this image at full size please click here.
Canon 1D Mk II. EF 17-35 f/2.8L@35mm 1/200s f/11 ISO 200.