NSW hotels

Merryfield Hotel, Woolloomooloo

THE MERRYFIELD HOTEL, East Sydney, is one of the few hotels in Sydney serving beer. The hotel serves Briton’s beer, supply of which has not been affected by the present strike. Picture was taken at 10.30am yesterday. – The Daily… Read More ›


Royal Hotel, Randwick

MENTION Randwick, and horse racing immediately comes to mind. Besides the historic track known as Royal Randwick, there’s another landmark in the Sydney eastern suburb that bears the same name, and has held an association with nobility for more than… Read More ›

Royal Hotel, Guyra

Lucky find in hotel. During the demolition of the old Royal Hotel, Guyra, one of the workmen, in dismantling a window-sash in the bath room, found three half-sovereigns, the oldest dated 1883. Some traveller, possibly, had placed the coins on the window sill… Read More ›

Appin Hotel, Appin

  Historic Appin. By Frank Walker, Fellow of the Royal Australian Historical Society. ANOTHER link with the past has been done away with in the old Royal Hotel, Appin, NSW, which is now in the hands of the demolishers. Although… Read More ›