Great Ocean Road, Australia. Built by returned soldiers between 1919 and 1932- dedicated to those killed during World War I, making the road the world's largest war memorial. The road passes by many famous natural landmarks, including the famous limestone formations known as the "Twelve Apostles."

Sea Cliff Bridge on Grand Pacific Drive . the Grand Pacific Drive, between Sydney and the New South Wales South Coast is one of Australia's most spectacular driving routes.

William Ricketts Sanctuary in the Dandenong National Park near Melbourne, Australia

Guardians at the gateway ~ William Ricketts Sanctuary in the Dandenong National Park near Melbourne, Australia. guardians at the gateway

An entire forum dedicated to old photos of #Melbourne.

An entire forum dedicated to old photos of Melbourne.

Collins St Melbourne Australia 1950's. Love the frocks! (comment courtesy previous pinner )

Collins St Melbourne Australia Love the frocks

Collins Street. Melbourne, Australia.

Historic Photo of the Day City Images, Architecture & Historic themes

January 1953: In the 50s, Fitzroy's poor were moved to commission flats as part of the Housing Commission of Victoria's slum reclamation movement. A boy walks down one of the streets condemned by authorities

January Fitzroy's poor were moved to commission flats as part of the Housing Commission of Victoria's slum reclamation movement. A boy walks down one of the streets condemned by authorities

1940s: Fashions at the Melbourne Cup. Picture: Herald Sun Image Library Fashion-conscious

HISTORY: Fashions-on-the-Field at the Melbourne Cup, (photo courtesy of the Herald Sun Image Library)

Block Arcade, Collins Street – Mark Strizic , 1967

Block Arcade, Collins Street – Mark Strizic , 1967 Still looks much the same. Arcades (& lanes) are wonderful in Melbourne city and help make the city different to the other capitals in Australia. The Hopetoun tea rooms are still in operation.

Victoria, Australia 1960s: Check out the clothes! A time tunnel. 1960: Crowds celebrate Moomba in Melbourne. Picture: Herald Sun Image Library

Victoria, Australia Check out the clothes! A time tunnel. Crowds celebrate Moomba in Melbourne. Picture: Herald Sun Image Library NB buildings all demolished late for City Square abomination

Vintage Melbourne in Black & White - SkyscraperCity Swanston Street.

Vintage Melbourne Swanston Street/intersected by Collins Street. Across Collins Street behind the tree are the windows of the Accountants office I worked in

1956 Paper Boy with Stallholders' children at Queen Victoria Market Melbourne Australia

1956 Paper Boy at Queen Victoria Market Melbourne Australia

Rainy day, outside Flinders Street Station • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia • December 7, 1965.

Rainy day, outside Flinders Street Station, December 1965

Collins Street, town of Melbourne, 1839

Watercolour showing a streetscape with small buildings either side of a central road. It is framed by a tall tree either side in the foreground, with four Aboriginal people looking out at the scene before them.

Bourke Street, Melbourne, c1890's.

Cole's Book Arcade opened in 1883 in what is now the Bourke Street Mall.

April 1977: Melbourne resident Elizabeth Thompson stands with her two children, Paul and Jane, in their house in Thompson St, Kensington. The house was described by the Tenants' Union as one of the worst ever seen. - Melbourne's slums | City's slum heritage | Photo Galleries and News Photos | News Pictures and Photos | Herald Sun

April Elizabeth Thompson with her two children, Paul and Jane, who lived in the Thompson St, Kensington, described by the Tenants' Union as one of the worst houses they’d ever seen.

Flemington Melbourne Cup Victoria c. 1906 (Property of State Library Victoria)

A postcard from the 1906 Melbourne Cup, Flemington.

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