Flinders Street station, Melbourne, 1946
Flinders Street station, Melbourne. The A1200 series comprises photographic negatives and prints taken by the Australian News and Information Bureau photographers. It is a distinct example of Australian society captured from a specific perspective. This set shows scenes of Melbourne during the 1940s and are on display in the North Melbourne Reading Room as part of ‘Shake You Family Tree Day 2011.’ This photograph comes from the collection of the National Archives of Australia. It should be…
Stunning photos of everyday life in Melbourne in the 1940s
TWO boys, one with a football tucked under his arm, stare forlornly at a sign: “The playing of games in this park on Sundays is not allowed.”
AU-323614 "W Class" City Circle Tram, with Flinders Street Rail Station in background. Melbourne, Australia.
City Circle Tram, with Flinders Street Rail Station in background. Melbourne, Australia
City Circle Tram~Melbourne, Australia. The City Circle tram is a free service that operates within Melbourne's central business district using heritage W class trams. The service operates in a circular route passing major tourist attractions, as well as linking with other tram, train and bus routes in and around Melbourne.