Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia.  December 2012.

Here is a lazy looking blue star fish. He almost looks covered in velvet. Taken at Lizard Island, Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia

A Victorian Terrace home in Melbourne #traditional #melbourne #homes

123 Gipps Street, an elegant William Pitt-designed Victorian Italianate terrace situated in patrician East Melbourne, is back on the market once again.

Coles Cafeteria - i remember my monthly outing with mum was to have lunch at the Coles cafeteria.

The Coles Cafeteria, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. My mum used to take the three of us aged under 5 there once a week for lunch. I loved it.

Leichardt House, Hawthorn. Ridiculous amounts of Filigree.

Leichardt House in Hawthorn, Melbourne, Victoria, circa 1874 is a beautiful example of an Australian Victorian home. This single level Victorian Italianate villa is one of Hawthorn's finest homes.

Terrace houses along Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, Victoria. Photo by Natalie Ord.

Terrace houses along Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Photo by Natalie Ord.

Typical Australian terrace house of the late 1800s. We have quite a few in Launceston, but not many as ornate as this.

Architecture and design: Australian architecture - Part 1

"Parkville Architecture" From Dean-Melbourne

Royal Parade in the Melbourne suburb of Parkville. Completed in Currently the building is owned by the University of Melbourne and is used as its Faculty of Music.