“Take Me Down the Harbour”

Author: unknown
Earliest date: 1954
Keywords: Australia nonballad
Found in: Australia

Description

"Take me down the Harbour on a Sunday afternoon, To Manly Beach or Watson's Bay Or round to Coogee for a day... Good old Harbour, Sydney Town, They can't beat you." The singer enjoys his girl and sailing in Sydney Harbour

Notes

Said to have been a popular music hall song in the early twentieth century in Australia. - RBW

References

  1. Meredith/Anderson, pp. 35-36, "Take Me Down the Harbour" (1 text, 1 tune)
  2. BI, MA035A