This view of the Eastern side of Circular Quay was taken from the AMP building in March 1963.
Beyond the buildings, we see on Benelong :Point the first stage of construction of the Sydney Opera House which was started four years earlier. The final stage was not completed until 1973.
The warships in the harbour were accompanying the Royal yacht Britannia, which was anchored on the Western side of Circular Quay.
160 views as at 19 July 2011