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The Royal Mint Building, Melbourne.

The Royal Mint Building, Melbourne.

Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine Tours - Walhalla - Melbourne

Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine Tours - Walhalla

A visit to Walhalla's Long Tunnel Extended Gold Mine is a must for locals and tourists alike.

Town Hall Chambers located at the northeast corner of Swanston and Little Collins Streets,Melbourne in Victoria - demolished by Council for pocket park, 1968

Image of the corner of Swanston Street and Little Collins Street - City Collection

Black and white image of the corner of Swanston Street and Little Collins Street. Council House 2 now stands on this site.

The People's Palace was built in 1910-1911 by the Salvation Army to provide affordable accommodation for working class travelling people. It was designed by the Lieutenant-Colonel Saunders, the Salvation Army's architect and secretary for property affairs. Construction commenced in March 1910 under Saunders' personal supervision.  It is located at 308 Edward Street on the southern corner with Ann Street, diagonally opposite to Brisbane's Central Railway Station.

The People's Palace was built in 1910-1911 by the Salvation Army to provide affordable accommodation for working class travelling people. It was designed by the Lieutenant-Colonel Saunders, the Salvation Army's architect and secretary for property affairs. Construction commenced in March 1910 under Saunders' personal supervision. It is located at 308 Edward Street on the southern corner with Ann Street, diagonally opposite to Brisbane's Central Railway Station.

Commonwealth Motors at 111 A'Beckett Street,Melbourne, Victoria in 1937. State Library of Victoria.

Commonwealth Motors at 111 A'Beckett Street,Melbourne, Victoria in 1937. State Library of Victoria.

Former Prahran Arcade c1982_6

Turkish baths and oyster saloons: the story of Prahran Arcade

Every now and then as I walk the suburban streets of Melbourne I see something that stops me in my tracks. It happened again at 282 Chapel Street, Prahran, between Princes and Walker Streets, when I glanced up and noticed a three-storey building, a bit faded and the worse for wear, but unmistakeably special. It looked as…

1937: Trees cast shadows on Alexandra Ave, Melbourne. Picture: Herald Sun Image Library

Melbourne in the 1930s: style and substance

1937: Trees cast shadows on Alexandra Ave, Melbourne. Picture: Herald Sun Image Library

North Fitzroy Post Office in Victoria (year unknown).

North Fitzroy Post Office in Victoria (year unknown).

South Yarra Post Office (year unknown). •State Library of Victoria• 🌹

South Yarra Post Office (year unknown). •State Library of Victoria• 🌹

Batman Ave 1930s
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Batman Ave 1930s

Sisto Malaspina took over Pellegrini’s from the original owners in 1974. Picture: Leigh Henningham

Woman tried to save Melbourne restaurant icon Sisto Malaspina after terror attack

Sisto Malaspina took over Pellegrini’s from the original owners in 1974. Picture: Leigh Henningham

NTERNAL VIEW OF DOOR OF SWING DOOR (DOG BOX) CARRIAGE SECOND CLASS SMOKER CIRCA 1960 | by Public Record Office Victoria

NTERNAL VIEW OF DOOR OF SWING DOOR (DOG BOX) CARRIAGE SECOND CLASS SMOKER CIRCA 1960

VPRS 12800/P1, item H 5262 wiki.prov.vic.gov.au/index.php/VPRS_12800_P1_H_5262