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Marvellous Collins St

Marvellous Collins St

Collins St has been Melbourne’s best-known and most fashionable street since the 1840s.  Part of the Melbourne grid plan drawn up by Robert Hoddle in 1837, it was named after Lieutenant -Governor David Collins, leader of the unsuccessful 1803 Sorrento settlement. It contains much of the city’s best and most beautiful commercial architecture. The first

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