inside Georges Department store, Collins St, Melbourne Long gone
HISTORY: Exterior of the Myer Emporium, Bourke Street, Melbourne, 1937 (Napier Waller, Architects) Photo courtesy of the Herald Sun Image Library
Gas & Fuel Corporation building, seen from above Young & Jackson's Hotel, Flinders Street, Melbourne - St Paul's Cathedral - Culture Victoria
The Beatles stand on the balcony of the St George Hotel, Wellington, shortly after their arrival in New Zealand on 21 June 1964 // from Alexander Turnbull Library
In his autobiographical essay, ‘Seen from the window,’ Henri Lefebvre describes looking from the balcony of his apartment in central Paris on to a busy intersection over a period of several hours.
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.
Tivoli theatre Bourke St Melbourne 1955 - since demolished
IT IS difficult to imagine today, but only a few decades ago a suburban-style motor accessories store stood at one of the Melbourne CBD’s prime locations.
Flinders Street Railway Station Melbourne taken in 1949
Block Arcade, Collins Street – Mark Strizic , 1967 Still looks much the same. Arcades (& lanes) are wonderful in Melbourne city and help make the city different to the other capitals in Australia. The Hopetoun tea rooms are still in operation.