Elizabeth Bay


Eastern harbourside suburb named in honour of Governor Lachlan Macquarie's wife Elizabeth. Elizabeth Bay House (1837), designed by John Verge, was once surrounded by gardens but these were subdivided in the nineteenth and twentieth centuries.


Elizabeth Bay demographics

Elizabeth Bay and Potts Point 2005
Woolloomooloo Bay and Elizabeth Bay 2005
'Sorry. I thought it was a dole queue.'
Plan shewing the situation of the allotments for sale at Darlinghurst Elizabeth Bay: the property of Alexr Mcleay Esqre 1840s
St Canice's church on Roslyn Street, Potts Point c1940
At Potts Point - Tamworth Mansion, Elizabeth Bay Road c1900
South Head, Sydney Harbour from Potts Point 1940
Sketch of the coast from Darling Harbour to Elizabeth Bay: showing the grants to Mr McLeay and six other gentlemen.  Ordered by the House of Commons to be printed, 16th July 1832
Woolloomooloo, Potts Point and Elizabeth Bay 1832