North Melbourne is a suburb of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 2 km north-west of Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Melbourne. At the 2011 Census, North Melbourne had a population of 11,755. Formerly known as Hotham, it was a working class area and was one of the first towns in Victoria to be granted Municipal status.Today it continues to undergo gentrification, noted for its Victorian architecture, cosmopolitan demographic, commercial and older industrial areas. This oriental-themed mural is found in one of the laneways off the main street.
This post is part of the Monday Murals meme,
and also part of the Blue Monday meme.