This is a great pic to double click to see details. And what an empty old town! Melbourne - Princes Bridge Hotel - better known as Young and Jacksons. Cnr Swanston and Flinders Street. 1977. On the left the Former State Electricity Commission (SEC) Buildings: 238 Flinders Street (built 1936). photo John T. Collins.
Boatsheds and jetties on the Maribyrnong River, Footscray, 1927. The Hopetoun Bridge, under construction by Victorian Railways, is in the background. The other person Hugh meets is Captain Max. This shows various types of river boats even though it isn't on the Murray river.