A Short History of Land Surveyors
Land surveyors are one of the oldest professions in the world. Since before the times of ancient philosophers of Aristotle, Confucius and Socrates there were surveyors overseeing the construction of temples and houses. Land surveyors also have a strong connection to Sydney, NSW and Australia. Having settled in Australia the first surveyors went out into the Aussie bush created the first maps of the Australian landscape. Land surveyors were also vital to the construction of the first houses and dividing the land amongst the settlers and those whom immigrated later. Today, land surveyors in Sydney, NSW still play a vital role in Australian society.