Logo
Unionpedia
Communication
Get it on Google Play
New! Download Unionpedia on your Android™ device!
Install
Faster access than browser!
 

North Head Quarantine Station

+ Save concept

The North Head Quarantine Station is an heritage-listed former quarantine station and associated buildings that is now a tourist attraction at North Head Scenic Drive, on the north side of Sydney Harbour at North Head, near Manly, in the Northern Beaches Council local government area of New South Wales, Australia. [1]

65 relations: Acacia terminalis, Albany, Western Australia, Arthur Phillip, Australian Museum, Australian National Heritage List, Autoclave, Balls Head Reserve, Bennelong, Bradleys Head, Bungaree, Cairn, Convicts in Australia, Creative Commons license, Demurrage, Department of Defence (Australia), Department of Health (Australia), Dictionary of Sydney, Dobroyd Head, Eucalyptus camfieldii, First Fleet, Government agency, Government of New South Wales, Governor of New South Wales, Great Depression, History of New South Wales, History of Sydney, Humpback whale, Lady Macnaghten, List of heritage registers, Little penguin, Long-nosed bandicoot, Manly, New South Wales, Marble, Measles, Melbourne, Natural history, New South Wales, New South Wales Government Architect, New South Wales State Heritage Register, Nielsen Park, Northern Beaches Council, Obelisk, Office of Environment and Heritage (New South Wales), Percy Nolan, Port Jackson, Powerful owl, Quarantine, Ralph Darling, Red-crowned toadlet, Retaining wall, ..., Sandstone, Scarlet fever, Smallpox, Sow and Pigs Reef, Spit (landform), Sydney, Sydney Basin, Sydney Harbour National Park, Sydney Heads, The Sydney Morning Herald, Thursday Island, Typhus, Viscount Goderich, World War II, 1829–51 cholera pandemic. Expand index (15 more) »

Acacia terminalis

Acacia terminalis (sunshine wattle) is a shrub or small tree to 6 m in height.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Acacia terminalis · See more »

Albany, Western Australia

Albany is a port city in the Great Southern region of Western Australia, 418 km SE of Perth, the state capital.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Albany, Western Australia · See more »

Arthur Phillip

Admiral Arthur Phillip (11 October 1738 – 31 August 1814) was a Royal Navy officer and the first Governor of New South Wales who founded the British penal colony that later became the city of Sydney, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Arthur Phillip · See more »

Australian Museum

The Australian Museum is the oldest museum in Australia, with an international reputation in the fields of natural history and anthropology.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Australian Museum · See more »

Australian National Heritage List

The Australian National Heritage List is a heritage register, a list of national heritage places deemed to be of outstanding heritage significance to Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Australian National Heritage List · See more »

Autoclave

An autoclave is a pressure chamber used to carry out industrial processes requiring elevated temperature and pressure different from ambient air pressure.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Autoclave · See more »

Balls Head Reserve

Balls Head Reserve is a forested headland situated on Port Jackson, 1.5 kilometres (one mile) west of the Sydney Harbour Bridge.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Balls Head Reserve · See more »

Bennelong

Woollarawarre Bennelong (c. 1764 – 3 January 1813) (also: "Baneelon") was a senior man of the Eora, an Aboriginal (Koori) people of the Port Jackson area, at the time of the first British settlement in Australia, in 1788.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Bennelong · See more »

Bradleys Head

Bradleys Head is a headland protruding from the north shore of Sydney Harbour, within the metropolitan area of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Bradleys Head · See more »

Bungaree

Bungaree, or Boongaree, (1775 – 24 November 1830) was an Aboriginal Australian from the Kuringgai people of the Broken Bay area, who was known as an explorer, entertainer, and Aboriginal community leader.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Bungaree · See more »

Cairn

A cairn is a human-made pile (or stack) of stones.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Cairn · See more »

Christmas

Christmas is an annual festival commemorating the birth of Jesus Christ,Martindale, Cyril Charles.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Christmas · See more »

Christmas and holiday season

The Christmas season, also called the festive season, or the holiday season (mainly in the U.S. and Canada; often simply called the holidays),, is an annually recurring period recognized in many Western and Western-influenced countries that is generally considered to run from late November to early January.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Christmas and holiday season · See more »

Christmas Eve

Christmas Eve is the evening or entire day before Christmas Day, the festival commemorating the birth of Jesus.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Christmas Eve · See more »

Christmas traditions

Christmas traditions vary from country to country.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Christmas traditions · See more »

Convicts in Australia

Between 1788 and 1868, about 162,000 convicts were transported by the British government to various penal colonies in Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Convicts in Australia · See more »

Creative Commons license

A Creative Commons (CC) license is one of several public copyright licenses that enable the free distribution of an otherwise copyrighted work.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Creative Commons license · See more »

Demurrage

The term "demurrage" from Old French demeurage, from demeurer - to linger, tarry - originated in vessel chartering and referred to the period when the charterer remained in possession of the vessel after the period normally allowed to load and unload cargo (laytime).

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Demurrage · See more »

Department of Defence (Australia)

The Department of Defence is a department of the Government of Australia charged with the responsibility to defend Australia and its national interests.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Department of Defence (Australia) · See more »

Department of Health (Australia)

The Department of Health is a department of the Government of Australia charged with overseeing the running of Australia's health system, including supporting universal and affordable access to medical, pharmaceutical and hospital services, as well as helping people to stay healthy through health promotion, participation and exercise and other disease prevention activities.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Department of Health (Australia) · See more »

Dictionary of Sydney

The Dictionary of Sydney is a digital humanities project to produce an online, expert-written encyclopedia of all aspects of the history of Sydney.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Dictionary of Sydney · See more »

Dobroyd Head

Dobroyd Head is a point or headland in the Northern Beaches local government area, in the suburb of Balgowlah Heights, New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Dobroyd Head · See more »

Eucalyptus camfieldii

Eucalyptus camfieldii, commonly known as Camfield's- or heart-leaved stringybark is a species of eucalyptus of eastern Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Eucalyptus camfieldii · See more »

First Fleet

The First Fleet was the 11 ships that departed from Portsmouth, England, on 13 May 1787 to found the penal colony that became the first European settlement in Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and First Fleet · See more »

Government agency

A government or state agency, sometimes an appointed commission, is a permanent or semi-permanent organization in the machinery of government that is responsible for the oversight and administration of specific functions, such as an intelligence agency.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Government agency · See more »

Government of New South Wales

The Government of New South Wales, also referred to as the New South Wales Government or NSW Government, is the Australian state democratic administrative authority of New South Wales.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Government of New South Wales · See more »

Governor of New South Wales

The Governor of New South Wales is the viceregal representative of the Australian monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, in the state of New South Wales.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Governor of New South Wales · See more »

Great Depression

The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Great Depression · See more »

History of New South Wales

The history of New South Wales refers to the history of the state of New South Wales and the area's preceding Indigenous and British colonial societies.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and History of New South Wales · See more »

History of Sydney

12345678910 The History of Sydney begins in prehistoric times with the occupation of the district by Australian Aborigines, whose ancestors came to Sydney in the Upper Paleolithic period.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and History of Sydney · See more »

Humpback whale

The humpback whale (Megaptera novaeangliae) is a species of baleen whale.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Humpback whale · See more »

Lady Macnaghten

Lady MacNaghten was an English barque of 553 tons, founded in 1825, which made numerous voyages to Australia, but remembered as the "Fever ship" for her 1837 voyage when one in six passengers died of illness either en route or shortly after arrival.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Lady Macnaghten · See more »

List of heritage registers

This list is of heritage registers, inventories of cultural properties, natural and man-made, tangible and intangible, movable and immovable, that are deemed to be of sufficient heritage value to be separately identified and recorded.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and List of heritage registers · See more »

Little penguin

The little penguin (Eudyptula minor) is the smallest species of penguin.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Little penguin · See more »

Long-nosed bandicoot

The long-nosed bandicoot (Perameles nasuta) is a species of bandicoot found in eastern Australia, from north Queensland along the east coast to Victoria.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Long-nosed bandicoot · See more »

Manly, New South Wales

Manly is a beach-side suburb of northern Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Manly, New South Wales · See more »

Marble

Marble is a metamorphic rock composed of recrystallized carbonate minerals, most commonly calcite or dolomite.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Marble · See more »

Measles

Measles is a highly contagious infectious disease caused by the measles virus.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Measles · See more »

Melbourne

Melbourne is the state capital of Victoria and the second-most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Melbourne · See more »

Natural history

Natural history is a domain of inquiry involving organisms including animals, fungi and plants in their environment; leaning more towards observational than experimental methods of study.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Natural history · See more »

New South Wales

New South Wales (abbreviated as NSW) is a state on the east coast of:Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and New South Wales · See more »

New South Wales Government Architect

The New South Wales Government Architect, an appointed officer of the Government of New South Wales, serves as the General Manager of the Government Architect's Office (GAO), a multi-disciplinary consultancy operating on commercial principles providing architecture, design, and engineering services, that is an agency of the government within NSW Public Works.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and New South Wales Government Architect · See more »

New South Wales State Heritage Register

The New South Wales State Heritage Register, also known as NSW State Heritage Register, is an heritage list of places in the state of New South Wales, Australia, that are protected by New South Wales legislation, generally covered by the and its 2010 amendments.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and New South Wales State Heritage Register · See more »

New Year

New Year is the time or day at which a new calendar year begins and the calendar's year count increments by one.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and New Year · See more »

New Year's Day

New Year's Day, also called simply New Year's or New Year, is observed on January 1, the first day of the year on the modern Gregorian calendar as well as the Julian calendar.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and New Year's Day · See more »

New Year's Eve

In the Gregorian calendar, New Year's Eve (also known as Old Year's Day or Saint Sylvester's Day in many countries), the last day of the year, is on 31 December which is the seventh day of Christmastide.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and New Year's Eve · See more »

Nielsen Park

Nielsen Park is a part of Sydney Harbour National Park at the suburb of Vaucluse in the eastern suburbs of Sydney, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Nielsen Park · See more »

Northern Beaches Council

The Northern Beaches Council is a local government area located in the northern beaches region of Sydney, in the state of New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Northern Beaches Council · See more »

Obelisk

An obelisk (from ὀβελίσκος obeliskos; diminutive of ὀβελός obelos, "spit, nail, pointed pillar") is a tall, four-sided, narrow tapering monument which ends in a pyramid-like shape or pyramidion at the top.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Obelisk · See more »

Office of Environment and Heritage (New South Wales)

The New South Wales Office of Environment and Heritage (OEH), a division of the Government of New South Wales, is responsible for the care and protection of the environment and heritage, which includes the natural environment, Aboriginal country, culture and heritage, and built heritage in New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Office of Environment and Heritage (New South Wales) · See more »

Percy Nolan

Percy Leonard Nolan (1886 – 1954) was an Australian solicitor and mayor of Manly Council.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Percy Nolan · See more »

Port Jackson

Port Jackson, consisting of the waters of Sydney Harbour, Middle Harbour, North Harbour and the Lane Cove and Parramatta Rivers, is the ria or natural harbour of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Port Jackson · See more »

Powerful owl

The powerful owl (Ninox strenua) is a species of owl native to south-eastern and eastern Australia, the largest owl on that continent.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Powerful owl · See more »

Quarantine

A quarantine is used to separate and restrict the movement of people; it is a 'a restraint upon the activities or communication of persons or the transport of goods designed to prevent the spread of disease or pests', for a certain period of time.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Quarantine · See more »

Ralph Darling

General Sir Ralph Darling, GCH (1772 – 2 April 1858) was a British Army officer who served as Governor of New South Wales from 1825 to 1831.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Ralph Darling · See more »

Red-crowned toadlet

The red-crowned toadlet, (Pseudophryne australis) is a species of Australian ground frog, restricted to the Sydney Basin, New South Wales.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Red-crowned toadlet · See more »

Retaining wall

Retaining walls are relatively rigid walls used for supporting the soil mass laterally so that the soil can be retained at different levels on the two sides.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Retaining wall · See more »

Sandstone

Sandstone is a clastic sedimentary rock composed mainly of sand-sized (0.0625 to 2 mm) mineral particles or rock fragments.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Sandstone · See more »

Scarlet fever

Scarlet fever is a disease which can occur as a result of a group A ''streptococcus'' (group A strep) infection.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Scarlet fever · See more »

Smallpox

Smallpox was an infectious disease caused by one of two virus variants, Variola major and Variola minor.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Smallpox · See more »

Sow and Pigs Reef

Sow and Pigs Reef is a rocky reef in Sydney Harbour, New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Sow and Pigs Reef · See more »

Spit (landform)

A spit or sandspit is a deposition bar or beach landform off coasts or lake shores.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Spit (landform) · See more »

Sydney

Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Sydney · See more »

Sydney Basin

The Sydney Basin is an interim Australian bioregion and is both a structural entity and a depositional area, now preserved on the east coast of New South Wales, Australia and with some of its eastern side now subsided beneath the Tasman Sea.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Sydney Basin · See more »

Sydney Harbour National Park

The Sydney Harbour National Park is a protected national park comprising parts of Sydney Harbour, its foreshores and various islands.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Sydney Harbour National Park · See more »

Sydney Heads

The Sydney Heads (also simply known as the Heads) are a series of headlands that form the wide entrance to Sydney Harbour in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Sydney Heads · See more »

The Sydney Morning Herald

The Sydney Morning Herald (SMH) is a daily compact newspaper published by Fairfax Media in Sydney, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and The Sydney Morning Herald · See more »

Thursday Island

Thursday Island, colloquially known as TI, or in the native language, Waiben, is an island of the Torres Strait Islands archipelago located approximately north of Cape York Peninsula in the Torres Strait, Queensland, Australia.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Thursday Island · See more »

Typhus

Typhus, also known as typhus fever, is a group of infectious diseases that include epidemic typhus, scrub typhus and murine typhus.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Typhus · See more »

Viscount Goderich

Viscount Goderich was a title that was created twice in British history.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and Viscount Goderich · See more »

World War II

World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and World War II · See more »

1829–51 cholera pandemic

The second cholera pandemic (1829–1851), also known as the Asiatic Cholera Pandemic, was a cholera pandemic that reached from India across western Asia to Europe, Great Britain and the Americas, as well as east to China and Japan.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and 1829–51 cholera pandemic · See more »

2018

2018 has been designated as the third International Year of the Reef by the International Coral Reef Initiative.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and 2018 · See more »

2019

2019 (MMXIX) will be a common year starting on Tuesday of the Gregorian calendar, the 2019th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 19th year of the 3rd millennium, the 19th year of the 21st century, and the 10th and last year of the 2010s decade.

New!!: North Head Quarantine Station and 2019 · See more »

Redirects here:

Manly Quarantine Station, Q Station, Sydney Quarantine station.

References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/North_Head_Quarantine_Station

OutgoingIncoming
Hey! We are on Facebook now! »