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Hawkesbury River flood 1867 DisasterFlood
Head of the River regatta Sporting event
Highland Gathering Sporting event
Hilton hotel bombing 1978 Crime
Hollandse Kermis Festival
Inauguration of the Commonwealth celebrations Centennial Park 1901 Ceremony
Industrial and Art Exhibition 1861 Exhibition
Inquiry into Children in Institutional Care 2004 Inquiry
Inquiry into Female Convict Prison Discipline 1841 Inquiry
Intercolonial cricket matches Sporting event
Intercolonial Exhibition 1870 Exhibition
International Eucharistic Congress 1928 Conference or meeting
International Exhibition 1879 Exhibition
International Women's Day Festival
Intoxicating Drink Inquiry Commission Inquiry
Italian Film Festival Festival
James Cook Medal Prize or award
Japanese Antarctic expedition 1910-1912 Expedition
Japanese submarine attack 1942 War or military engagement
Jesus Christ Superstar Performance
Koori Art '84 Exhibition
Kultūras Dienas Festival
Lantern Festival Festival
Leura Gardens Festival Festival
Leura Village Fair Market
Liquor Referendum Act, No 10, 1916 Referendum
Long March for Justice, Freedom and Hope Protest
Luna Park Ghost Train fire 1979 Fire
Macquarie Fields riots 2005 Riot
Manly Wildflower Show Show
Margaret Flockton Award Prize or award
Maroubra Beach surf rescue 1944 Disaster
Marrickville Centenary Fair 1961 Anniversary
Marrickville Festival Festival
Marrickville Medal for Conservation Prize or award
McAlister Day Fair 2000 Festival
Measles epidemic 1867 Epidemic
Miles Franklin Literary Award Prize or award
Miss Australia Quest Prize or award
Mount Rennie rape case Crime
National Rugby League Sporting event
Native Conference Parramatta Conference or meeting
New Education Fellowship Conference 1937 Conference or meeting
New South Wales Annual Aboriginal Rugby League Knockout Sporting event
New South Wales Holland Festival Festival
New South Wales Joint Parliamentary Inquiry into Aboriginal Welfare 1967 Inquiry
New Year fireworks 2000 Anniversary
Old Vic Theatre tour 1948 Tour
Olympic Games 2000 Sporting event
Opera in the Park Show