Day: 15 November 2019

Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney exterior shot

What did Sydney look like in 1869? Part 2

Continue our journey into the past, looking at Old Sydney and historic wine region Epernay as we celebrate 150 years of Moet Imperial, and the history of Sydney Architecture During this time of civic growth, Sydney saw a boom in the construction of hotels, coffee palaces, libraries, and museums. This increase in infrastructure, helped by […]

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What was it like living in 1869? Part 1

What happened in Sydney, Australia and in Epernay, France around this time? This was a time before many technological advancements – no Harbour Bridge or Opera House in sight. However, this was the year that Moet Imperial Champagne began production in Epernay, France. Fast forward to the 21st century and the Moet & Chandon cellars […]

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