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2014 Lindt Cafe Siege Crime
1890s strikes Industrial dispute
1994 Eastern seaboard bushfires FireDisaster
Aboriginal cricket tour 1868 Sporting event
AIDS Epidemic
An Exhibition of Pictures of Old Sydney Exhibition
Anniversary Day Regatta Sporting event
Annual Pere Receveur Commemoration Mass Ceremony
Anzac Day Anniversary
Appin massacre Massacre
Archibald Prize Prize or award
Arrival of Ross and Keith Smith at Mascot 14 February 1920 Tour
Artists' Balls Cultural
Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation meeting 2007 Conference or meeting
Asiatic flu pandemic 1890-91 Epidemic
Assassination attempt on Prince Alfred 1868 Crime
August Moon festival Festival
Australasian Scout Jamboree 1938-39 Festival
Australia Day Anniversary
Australian Grand Prix Sporting event
Australian Touring Car Championship Sporting event
Bank of Australia Lottery Lottery
Bank of Australia robbery 1828 Crime
Battle of The Rocks Campaign
Berala train accident 1952 Transport disaster
Biennale of Sydney Festival
Big Day Out Show
Bigge Commission of Inquiry into the State of the Colony of New South Wales Inquiry
Black and White Ball Cultural
Black Moratorium Protest
Black Sunday surf rescue 1938 Disaster
Blessing of the Fleet Ceremony
Boer War War or military engagement
Bohemians in the Bush Exhibition
Botany Bay Gift Sporting event
Bridge Street Affray Crime
Brookvale processione Ceremony
Bubonic plague epidemic 1900 Epidemic
Burdekin House Exhibition Exhibition
Camden Show Show
Carnivale Festival
Carols by Candlelight Performance
Castle Hill convict rebellion 1804 Rebellion
Chalk Urban Art Festival Festival
Chinese Festival 1938 Festival
Chinese New Year Festival
Clarke Medal Prize or award
Conscription referendum 1916 Referendum
Conscription referendum 1917 Referendum
Convention of Australasian Advertising Men 1920 Conference or meeting