The Argus building, corner La Trobe and Elizabeth Streets, 1950s. Still there today, but unoccupied and in danger of "demolition by neglect". From Trams and Streetscapes, Metropolitan Melbourne 1950s-1960s

The Argus building, corner La Trobe and Elizabeth Streets, Still there today, but unoccupied and in danger of "demolition by neglect". From Trams and Streetscapes, Metropolitan Melbourne

Flinders Street Station old Ballroom entrance (image by Peter Glenane)

Flinders Street Station old Ballroom entrance (image by Peter Glenane) I wish they would restore this. It's a travesty that such a beautiful ballroom languishes in disrepair.

Kew Post Office, corner High Street and Cotham Road, c. 1890. Preserved today as QPO Bar and Restaurant

Kew Post Office, corner High Street and Cotham Road, c. Preserved today as QPO Bar and Restaurant. I used to live at almost this vantage point, about a shop in a little over 100 years later

Melbourne history in colour - Old Melbourne City Square- featuring The Yellow Peril

Melbourne history in colour - Old Melbourne City Square- featuring The Yellow Peril

Under the Clocks A long un-used part of Flinders St Station, Melbourne

In the lead-up to this year’s opening of the Flinders Street Station Design Competition, Broadsheet gains access to the station’s abandoned spaces.

Heidelberg Road and the Tower Hotel, Alphington, looking northeast towards Ivanhoe, c. 1920

Tower Hotel and Heidelberg Road, 1920 Alphington, Melbourne Australia. Now a shell only. n recent years there haves been moves to convert the hotel to apartments, a proposition which was opposed by the City of Yarra Council.

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