Saturday, 8 February 2014

SYDNEY RD REFLECTIONS

Sydney Road (in its northernmost part also known as the Hume Highway) is a major urban arterial in the northern suburbs of Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. Sydney Road starts at the northern end of Royal Parade at the boundary of Parkville and Brunswick and continues north through Brunswick, Coburg, Coburg North, Hadfield, Fawkner, Campbellfield, Somerton and Craigieburn, where it joins the Hume Freeway.

The section passing through Brunswick and Coburg, between Park Street at its southern end and Bell Street near the site of the former Pentridge prison, at its northern end, is Melbourne's longest continuous shopping strip, with an abundance of small businesses and a variety of restaurants and coffee shops, clothing stores, places of worship, and community services. It is well known for its wedding fashion shops, discount shopping and a number of specialist food stores. The photos are taken in the heart of Brunswick, a vibrant, multicultural community.

This post is part of the Weekend Reflections meme,
and also part of the Weekly TopShot meme.







6 comments:

  1. Wonderful photos of a busy city... I like the third one - it is a relax time in a busy surroundings..

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  2. Nice contribution to the B&W theme!

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  3. I like the colorful buildings.

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  4. Colorful shots and no snow! ~ thanks, carol and artmusedog ^_^

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