skipping girl. Melbourne, home.

Little Audrey The heritage-listed Skipping Girl Vinegar sign in the Melbourne suburb of Abbotsford, Victoria, Australia. Memories of always looking out to spot the 'Skipping Girl' every time mum and dad drove past, in Richmond.

Australia - Melbourne    Old Commerce Building, University of Melbourne. Built 1941. Now part of Architecture.

Australia - Melbourne Old Commerce Building, University of Melbourne. Built Now part of Architecture.

Myer Chadstone in the 1960s. Behind the rock wall to the right was the entrance to the Chadstone Bowl (bowling alley)

HISTORY: Myer Chadstone in the Behind the rock wall to the right was the entrance to the Chadstone Bowl (bowling alley). This was how it looked when my family lived in Glen Iris

In 1960, the Chadstone Shopping Centre in Melbourne was opened by the Victorian premier Henry Bolte (1908–90), and became the largest shopping centre in Australia.

In the Chadstone Shopping Centre in Melbourne was opened by the Victorian premier Henry Bolte and became the largest shopping centre in Australia.

Collins and Russell Streets  Melbourne, Australia Photo: Angus O'Callaghan.Forty years ago Angus O'Callaghan chronicled the ordinary life of Melbourne, then his pictures were forgotten, consigned to a shoebox. Rediscovered they reveal a lost world, one that intrigues today's young collectors who are pushing prices for the prints higher and higher.

Collins and Russell Streets Melbourne, Australia Photo: Angus O'Callaghan.

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