MELBOURNE OLYMPICS

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Melbourne Olympics 1956 - cute old ad from before my time, just so very charming - I love these old mags :) - *divebombedintostardust* Vintage Advertisements, Vintage Ads, Posters Australia, Australian Vintage, Tourism Poster, Victoria Australia, Melbourne Victoria, Vintage Travel Posters, Retro Posters

Melbourne Olympics 1956 - cute old ad from before my time, just so very charming - I love these old mags :) - *divebombedintostardust*

In honour of the 1956 Olympic Games, Foys department store decorated the front of their building on the corner of Bourke and Swanston Street. Photograph: Ullstein Bild/ullstein bild via Getty Images Olympic Venues, Olympic Games, Melbourne Victoria, Victoria Australia, 1956 Olympics, Summer Olympics, Australia Tourism, Airlie Beach, St Kilda

The mixed fortunes of Melbourne's 1956 Olympic venues, 60 years on

Sixty years on from the Melbourne Games, the venues for the 1956 Olympics have met with differing fates, from beloved icons to bedraggled eyesores

Olympics nostalgia from the Archives - thousands turn out for the 1956 Melbourne Olynpics opening ceremony. Melbourne Victoria, Victoria Australia, Cairns Queensland, Australian Continent, Historic Houses, Felder, Summer Dream, Local History, Melbourne Australia

Olympics nostalgia from the Archives - thousands turn out for the 1956 Melbourne Olynpics opening ceremony. NAA: A1500, K3670

Melbourne: Coles & Esquire Theatre Bourke St. November 1956 - Olympic City 1956 Olympics, Melbourne Victoria, Tasmania, Historical Photos, Old Photos, Nostalgia, Asia, Track, Advertising

Melbourne: Coles & Esquire Theatre Bourke St. November 1956 - Olympic City

Victoria is the most urbanized and most occupied in state in the Commonwealth of Australia. Victoria is bounded by Tasmania in the south, South Australia in the west, and New South Wales in the north. Melbourne Victoria, Victoria Australia, South Australia, Saltwater Crocodile, Coral Garden, Airlie Beach, Trail Riding, Great Barrier Reef, Stunning View

Never Forget, Melbourne Hosted The Olympics And It Was As Iconic As Sydney

1956 was known as the "Friendly Games".

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