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Lyon Housemuseum

“The house is located eight kilometres east of Melbourne in the residential suburb of Kew and displays selected works from the Lyon Collection. The Collection includes paintings, sculpture, video work and installations by many of Australia’s leading contemporary artists.

in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Kew  [1] Last verified 8 years ago.
 

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in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   CBD  [5] Last verified 7 years ago.
 

Naval and Military Club

[25-35 Little Collins Street]
Melbourne


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in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   CBD  [5] Last verified 9 years ago.
 

Port Phillip Estate Winery

263 Red Hill Road
Red Hill South
Mornington Peninsula
Victoria Australia

Ph: +61 3 5989 4444

in  Australia   Victoria   Red Hill South   Last verified 10 years ago.
 

3 Bruthen Road

“Designed and built by respected Geelong architect Graeme Williams as his own family home, this quality executive house offers 350m2 (38 squares) of living space (approx). Open plan in design with large windows throughout, this house optimises its northerly aspect and cleverly uses plantings to filter the summer sun.”

in  Australia   Victoria   Geelong   Highton  [1] Last verified this year.
 

Holyoake Cottage

[54A Connell Street]
Hawthorn

in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Hawthorn  [1] Last verified 10 years ago.
 

Lonsdale House barber shop

[4 Caledonian Lane]
Melbourne


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in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   CBD  [5] Last verified 9 years ago.
 

Mingara

700-838 Rochford Rd
Woodend

in  Australia   Victoria   Woodend   Last verified 10 years ago.
 

Guilford Bell Pavilion

An owner’s profile of her pyramid-roofed Guilford Bell house in Templestowe, Melbourne. Includes some photos.

in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Templestowe  [1] Last verified 9 years ago.
 

Boyd Baker House

Boyd Baker Compound
[Long Forest Road]
Long Forest,
near Bacchus Marsh
Victoria
Ph: 03 8508 6444

in  Australia   Victoria   Long Forest   Last verified 9 years ago.
 
in  Australia   Victoria   Falls Creek   Last verified 10 years ago.
 

The Gauge

825 Bourke Street, Victoria Harbour (Docklands)

in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Docklands  [3] Last verified 10 years ago.
 

Kangan Batman TAFE

Automotive Centre of Excellence
[1 Batman’s Hill Drive]
Docklands VIC 3008


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in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Docklands  [3] Last verified 9 years ago.
 

Mission to Seafarers

This is a precious old building left intact in the middle of an area of rapid development. Now that it is far from the ships that it services, I hope it doesn’t suffer the fate of the Mission at Prt Melbourne (now Beacon Cove). A mishmash of spanish mission and arts and crafts styles, the building is full of the unexpected. The Norla Gymnasium is an example – roughly hewn, it is instantly my favorite dome interior – but I haven’t been to Rome. Let’s hope they do the mooted refurb sensitively. The chapel is hard to describe, and impossible to photograph without a wide lens, so visit it. Of interest are the pulpit shaped like the back of a galleon, and the varying naive modern(?) stained glass windows. The bar (which is open to the public every day) is a great space too, particularly its shallow vault, and broken beer bottle bar front. This complex complex was designed by Walter Butler and built in 1916 to 1917. The name was apparently changed from Mission to Seamen to Mission to Seafarer in 2000, for unknown reasons.


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in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Docklands  [3] Last verified 7 years ago.
 

Bushbunker

“Bushbunker is an architecturally designed bushfire safety bunker concept that has been envisioned in response to the horrific Black Saturday bushfires of February 2009. The design addresses the limitations of the Victorian Governments revised building standards for bushfire prone areas, as well as the critical shortcomings of current market solutions.”

in  Australia   Victoria   Last verified 10 years ago.
 

RMIT Design Hub

Commencing construction in July 2009.

in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Carlton  [1] Last verified 10 years ago.
 

Heide Museum of Modern Art

Worth a visit from time to time. Generally well-curated exhibitions in some interesting buildings by McGlashan Everist and, more recently, O’Connor and Houle.

in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Bulleen  [1] Last verified 7 years ago.
 

National Gallery of Victoria International

180 St Kilda Road
Melbourne 3004
Victoria


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in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Last verified 8 years ago.
 

4 Thornhill Drive

[4 Thornhill Drive]
Forest Hill


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in  Australia   Victoria   Melbourne   Forest Hill  [1] Last verified 9 years ago.
 
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