1903: Crowds of shoppers throng Smith Street, Collingwood in the area near Foy and Gibson's. Further down the street are Treadway's drapers, the post office, T. E. Jones bootshop and The Hall. Trams go in both directions, elegantly dressed women hurry back and forth across the road and the kerbs are lined with horses and carriages. The huge Foy and Gibson shop has an elaborate facade built over its verandah and dominates the streetscape.

Christmas and New Year shopping in Smith Street. Crowds of shoppers throng Smith Street in the area near Foy and Gibson's. Further down the street are Treadway's drapers, the post office, T. Jones boot shop and The Hall.

Drewery Lane is another of Melbourne's famous alleyways, running between Lonsdale and LaTrobe Streets, close to Swanston Street

Marvellous Melbourne’s lanes and arcades : Melbourne Photos - Page 5

Looking up Flinders Street from Swanston Street (1914) with St Paul's Cathedral on the left and Princes Bridge Station on the right. Melbourne Australia

Melbourne, Looking up Flinders Street from Swanston Street with St Paul's Cathedral on the left and Princes Bridge Station on the right. My how the city has changed

Spencer Street Station, Melbourne, Australia, 1970.

Old "Spencer Street Station" now Southern Cross Station (trains), Melbourne Victoria Australia

Melbourne in 1954: Made in Australia Week was launched when RAAF pilots flew these seven Australian-made planes over Elizabeth Street in the city.

Melbourne in Made in Australia Week was launched when RAAF pilots flew these seven Australian-made planes over Elizabeth Street in the city.

Flinders Street Station in Melbourne in 1890.

Since beginning Melbourne Curious, I have received an overwhelming number of requests to feature Flinders Street Station. As Melbourne'.

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