Wednesday, 6 September 2017


Ivanhoe is a suburb of Melbourne, 10 km north-east from Melbourne's Central Business District. Its local government area is the City of Banyule. At the 2011 Census, Ivanhoe had a population of 11,085. Upper Heidelberg Road is the suburb's centre, where the former Heidelberg Town Hall, now known as The Centre Ivanhoe, is located. The town hall is a classic 'art-deco' building on top of a hill, with a green neon clockface on a tower.

Upper Heidelberg Road features a newsagent, book store, numerous restaurants and caf├ęs, various banks, real estate agents and two supermarkets. In 2011 the average individual in Ivanhoe earned $728 per week, which was more than the national average of $577 per week. Ivanhoe is renowned for its older style homes, with many dating back to the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

This post is part of the Outdoor Wednesday meme,
and also part of the Wordless Wednesday meme,
and also part of the ABC Wednesday meme.


  1. Great photos, - love the wedding cake woodwork.

  2. This looks like a cool place with some great architectural notes.
    Thanks for sharing at

  3. not what I firstly thought, seeing your title of entry ;;-0

    Looks like a wonderful place

    Have a splendid ♥-warming ABC-Wednes-day / -week
    ♫ M e l ☺ d y ♫

  4. From seeing the photo's, it looks like a great place to live.
    Have a nice ABC~week,
    Daphne, ABCW~team

  5. Read the book in high school. ooops, wrong Ivanhoe!



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