Street view featuring Christmas decorations, Freemantle, Western Australia, Australia
Fremantles Architecture is unique. The city is renowned for its well-preserved architectural heritage, including convict-built colonial-era buildings, an old jetty and port, and prisons; presenting a variety and unity of historic buildings and streetscapes. These were often built in limestone with ornate facades in a succession of architectural styles. Many of Fremantles buildings, described as charming heritage sandstone buildings, have been classified by the National Trust.
Historic Footscray Park
Footscray Park is thought to have historic, aesthetic, scientific (horticultural) and social significance. It is the most intact Edwardian period public garden in Victoria and has views across the Maribyrnong River to Flemington Racecourse. Noted architect Rodney Alsopthe designed the Park.
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The redeveloped 'Southern Cross' Rail station
The original 'Spencer Street' rail station was originally opened in 1859. Redeveloped in 2002 by the Civic Nexus consortium following an innovative design by Grimshaw architects. The station was awarded the RIBA Lubetkin award
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