Australia’s first school and church — Peculiar Places

In the heart of Sydney’s business district lies a monument to Australia’s first school and church. Built by The Revd. Richard Johnson in 1793 out of mud bricks with a thatched roof. The building was only around for five short years before it burned down in 1798. The monument stands today over shadowed by large […]

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