The Skipping Girl neon sign, photographed  in 1968. "Little Audrey", Abbotsford, Melbourne, Australia. Via The Age. Erected in 1937, the locally iconic advertising sign for Skipping Girl Vinegar, achieved official state heritage registration in 2007.

Skipping Girl Vinegar - original little Audrey sign and related advertising with company name Nycander & Co who also traded as the Vinegar Company of Australia as embossed on the bottles.

This kind of housing once dominated inner-city suburbs like Fitzroy, Collingwood and Richmond.

This kind of housing once dominated inner-city suburbs like Fitzroy, Collingwood and Richmond, Australia

Coles Cafeteria - i remember my monthly outing with mum was to have lunch at the Coles cafeteria.

The Coles Cafeteria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. My mum used to take the three of us aged under 5 there once a week for lunch.

Elizabeth St c. 1915-1920.  All exept the House of Commons Hotel still standing.  courtesy of State Library of Victoria.

Wardrop's Elizabeth St,Melbourne in the Photographer:Commercial Photographic Co. This is opposite the GPO and the Wardrop building is still there (for now) State Library of Victoria.

Bourke St,Melbourne in Victoria in 1885.

Bourke Street looking west (State Library Victoria Collections) Tags: streets australia melbourne vic

Fruit sellers on Princes Bridge, 1920s. SLV

Fruit sellers and hawkers Princes Bridge opposite Flinders St Station with St Paul's in background.

Aerial view of Melbourne, 1920s - This 1920s aerial views, shows the network of transport routes into the busy metropolis. Princes bridge, Flinders Street, railway lines and yards as well as the ships at Queens Dock.

Aerial view of Melbourne, - This aerial views, shows the network of transport routes into the busy metropolis. Princes bridge, Flinders Street, railway lines and yards as well as the ships at Queens Dock.

WindsorHotel1888.jpg (800×533)

The Windsor Hotel then called the Grand Hotel was originally only half its size - this was at a later date after extensive enlargement

Yarra River from the air, 1925

Aerial photo showing ships on the Yarra River in Melbourne note the turning basin in 🌹

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