Writers Walk in Sydney consists of 34 authors and quotes on bronze plaques.
Plaque "Rudyard Kipling"... (photo by peer)
Text on this plaque reads...
Sydney ... was populated by leisured multitudes all
in their shirt-sleeves and all picknicking all the day.
They volunteered that they where new and young,
but would do wonderful things some day.
Something of Myself (1937)
Rudyard Kipling visited Sydney in 1891.
A prolific writer of verse and stories.
Including the two volumes of The Jungle
Book, he had a strong influence on
Australian poets like 'Banjo' Paterson.
NSW Ministry For The Arts