Floods

Stonnington has seen it's fair share of natural disasters throughout the years, including the December 1934 floods that proved disastrous for Stonnington and the rest of Melbourne.
PH 8585. Flood waters in Chapel Street, north of Toorak Road, 1891.

PH 8585. Flood waters in Chapel Street, north of Toorak Road, 1891.

PH 7489. Flood waters in Chapel Street just north of the town hall, 25 January 1907.

PH 7489. Flood waters in Chapel Street just north of the town hall, 25 January 1907.

PH 7006. Children wading across Toorak Road, corner Surrey Road, during the 1934 flood.

PH 7006. Children wading across Toorak Road, corner Surrey Road, during the 1934 flood.

PH 7394. Toorak Road in in the vicinity of Clara Street, 1934.

PH 7394. Toorak Road in in the vicinity of Clara Street, 1934.

MP 9. The Kooyong Tennis Club house flooded by Gardiners Creek. Toorak and the Glen Waverley railway line in the background, December 1934.

MP 9. The Kooyong Tennis Club house flooded by Gardiners Creek. Toorak and the Glen Waverley railway line in the background, December 1934.

MP 620. The Stadium Courts at Kooyong, 1 December 1934.

MP 620. The Stadium Courts at Kooyong, 1 December 1934.

PH 491. The effect of storm. Train passing through flood waters, South Yarra, 25 January 1907.

PH 491. The effect of storm. Train passing through flood waters, South Yarra, 25 January 1907.

MP 6565. Gardiners Creek in flood at Glenferrie Road, c1916.

MP 6565. Gardiners Creek in flood at Glenferrie Road, c1916.

PH 13085. Flooded Yarra River at the South Yarra Railway Bridge, c1934.

PH 13085. Flooded Yarra River at the South Yarra Railway Bridge, c1934.

60087. The flooded reserve at the rear of Carroll Crescent, 30 November 1934.

60087. The flooded reserve at the rear of Carroll Crescent, 30 November 1934.

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