Additional information

You can view further events that have taken place in the Great Hall over the years by clicking on the links below:


  1. McKenzie, Bertha Stained Glass and Stone (University of Sydney, 1989)
  2. Lawton, David & Steele, Jeremy Futurity’s Folly. The Great Hall. The University of Sydney (University of Sydney, 1981)
  3. Lawton, David & Steele, Jeremy The University of Sydney. The Great Hall Guide (University of Sydney, 1987)
  4. The Great Hall and the Professorial Board Room. A Brief History and Description (Australian Medical Publishing Co Ltd, Sydney)
  5. Robinson, F. W The Great Hall and Voices of the Past (Sydney University Extension Board, 1947)
  6. Turney, C, Bygot, U & Chippendale, P Australia’s First. A History of the University of Sydney, Vol 1, 1850-1939 (Hale & Iremonger, 1991)
  7. Gamble, Allan Colonial Masterpiece (Chancellor’s Committee, University of Sydney, 1999)
  8. Rushworth, Graeme D A Supplement to Historic Organs of New South Wales. The Instruments, Their Makers and Players, 1791-1940 (Organ Historical Trust of Australia, Victoria, 2006)
  9. Lancaster, Paul 'Great Hall Much Drama. What Happened at the Opening 150 Years Ago' Sydney Alumni Magazine, Autumn 2009