Hunter Street, Sydney

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Hunter Street
New South Wales
General information
Type Street
Length 800 m (0.5 mi)
Major junctions
East end Macquarie Street
West end George Street
Suburb(s) Sydney

Hunter Street is a street in the central business district of Sydney in New South Wales, Australia. It stretches from George Street in the west to Macquarie Street in the east. The street was originally named "Bell Street". It is named after Governor Hunter, the second Governor of New South Wales.[1]

A contemporary view of Hunter Street, Sydney and as it appeared in the early 1900s, courtesy of the Powerhouse Museum.

See also[edit]


  1. ^ Fowles, Joseph (1848). Sydney in 1848. Sydney, Australia: Project Gutenberg Australia.