The Domain

Park in central Sydney which dates from the colony's earliest days.

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Sydney Domain
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The Domain

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2010

Set aside as part of the Governor's demesne by Governor Phillip, the Domain was formalised by Governor Macquarie in 1816, and has been a people's park, cultural precinct and the scene of political action and dissent ever since.