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Old Windmill. Government Domain, Sydney, 1836, lithograph, by J.G. Austin, State Library of New South Wales, PXA 662p

In the early days of Sydney, this windmill stood in the Domain near Government House stables.

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Sydney

Photo Album: Premier Notley attends Aga Khan Garden opening

Premier Rachel Notley joined Lt.-Gov. Lois Mitchell and His Highness the Aga Khan at the official opening of the Aga Khan Garden at the University of Alberta Botanic Garden just west of Edmonton on Tuesday, October 16, 2018. 8 more words

Canada

Global News Video Report: World's Most Northerly Islamic Garden

Aga Khan visits new garden outside Edmonton

A massive garden just outside Edmonton received a visit from the Aga Khan on Tuesday. Fletcher Kent reports. 6 more words

Canada

The Adventure Continues... Botanical Gardens

I’ve been a botanical garden fan ever since my visit to the San Francisco Botanical Garden in Golden Gate Park in 2016. Before that, I had no idea how wonderful such  places could be — perfect for photography, for wandering, or for just sitting to relax in the middle of nature’s beauty. 135 more words

Nature

A Few More Moments With Majesty

With butterfly season well past its peak, the few stragglers that are remaining have lost a lot of their luster. So, imagine my surprise when I stepped outside to see almost a dozen Monarchs fluttering about the front yard butterfly bush – all looking as if they were fresh from the cocoon. 133 more words

Photography

Commentary: Stanford Blade: Aga Khan Garden offers more than meets the eye | Folio

As is characteristic of many of His Highness the Aga Khan’s initiatives, there is more to the newly opened Aga Khan Garden, Alberta than meets the eye. 121 more words

Canada

CTV Video Report: Aga Khan visits namesake U of A garden

The man after whom a section of the University of Alberta Botanic Garden is named visited the site for the first time Tuesday for its inauguration. 72 more words

Canada