Thursday, April 18, 2013

More of Melbourne

Here are more photos of Melbourne, taken on Wednesday, before my first day of teaching.

St. Patrick's Cathedral:

Spectacular mural on the side of the Metropolitan Fire Brigade building:

Australian coins:

State Houses of Parliament:

Princess Theatre:

State Library of Victoria:

St. George slaying the dragon (in front of the library):

Statue of Latrobe at the library (with pigeon on his head!):

Statue of Joan of Arc:

English-style pub:

Beautiful pastry shop:

Uggs store!

At QV Centre shopping complex:

Fitzroy Gardens:

Captain Cook's Cottage:

The Fairies' Tree is an actual tree stump carved with scenes of fairies and native animals:

Headed back toward Paliament: