Collins St. City Melbourne c. 1960s (Victoria Australia).   This pic was taken just before I arrived in Aussie B.L.

City Melbourne c. I worked there at The Institute of Archaeology, 174 Collins Street - next to the Baptist Church.

Vintage Photograph of Flinders Lane Melbourne Victoria Australia (City)

Flinders Lane Tour : Buildings and Architecture - Melbourne, Victorian & Australian Architecture Topics

Melbourne’s grandest ‘Picture Palace’ was designed by Cedric H Ballantyne, drawing heavily on American cinema design, for F T Thring’s Hoyts Theatres. Opening just 3 1/2 weeks after the State in March 1929, the interior includes a Medieval Spanish style foyer, dripping with ornamentation and crowned by a painted ceiling, contrasted with a sumptuous Versailles Palace style auditorium (originally seating 3250), complete with an enormous crystal chandelier.

HISTORY: Regent Theatre, Situated at 191 Collins Street, Melbourne, this Renaissance Revival-style building [built in is listed by the National Trust of Australia and is on the Victorian Heritage Register.

1919 Military Parade in Melbourne End of WW1 (1914/1918) (the Tank,'Mark V** (made in Eng)

Appears to a parade connected with WWI. Also top right some pretty nifty signs - Photographer Table Talk (of biscuits' fame), and a dentist's sign. (Not sure of the intersection)

Cable tram Melbourne 1905

Cable tram dummy and trailer passing Queen Victoria Hospital, Swanston Street, 1905

Melbourne’s oldest former residence - gold rush cottage (1850), cnr King and La Trobe Streets

Melbourne’s oldest former residence - gold rush cottage cnr King and La Trobe Streets

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