Sydney Harbour - World’s Largest Natural Harbour
Sydney Harbour is contained within Port Jackson in Sydney,
The world’s largest natural harbour, Sydney
Harbour is the home of
most of Sydney’s main attractions.
Sydney Harbour in History:
- 1770 – Although he and his crew did not land at Port
Lt. James Cook was the first European to
discover the natural harbour and named it after the
Judge Advocate of the Fleet, Sir George Jackson.
At the time, the following Aboriginal tribes occupied the
The Gadigal, The Cammeraygal, The Eora and The Wanegal.
These Aborigines were soon driven away from their
by the following factors: