A0034887B VICTORIA

 

ABN 82 104 322 096

Beaumaris Conservation Society Inc.
(formerly Beaumaris Tree Preservation Society 1953-70)

P.O. Box 7016

 

BEAUMARIS VIC 3193


  info@bcs.asn.au

 

  www.bcs.asn.au

Tel 0395891802


0429176725

 


Photographs

 

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Aerial Views

1999 oblique view  of Beaumaris approaching it from Mentone, at 450 metres height, in 1999

 

1999 oblique view of the Beaumaris Cliff, which is now on the Register of the National Estate

 

1998-99 oblique views of the BEAUMARIS COASTLINE from 170 m height

 

1970s vertical view of Donald MacDonald Reserve and its environs, in the 1970s.   Use up to 400% magnification to zoom in to see more detail.

 

1963 vertical view of north central Beaumaris, December 1963 - zoom in at 400%. North Concourse and Railway Reserve on Gareth Avenue are still uncleared.

 

1951 vertical view of Beaumaris from 4,000 metres, in January 1951 - use up to 400% magnification to zoom in to see your street or reserve as it was then.

 

1945 aerial view of Beaumaris: Click on the photograph to zoom in. See also a comparison of 1945 to today.

 

2008

Colour photographs and details of each of the 193 Beach Park signs - showing the effect each has on its setting - alongside Ricketts Point Marine Sanctuary

 

2003

Mussel Farm in Beaumaris Bay when it was limited to 6 hectares, and before it was allowed to extend to 24 hectares (60 acres)

 

2002

Slideshow of views of Beach Park from Beach Road between Charman Road and Cromer Road

 

1966

Views of Holding Street and High Street, Beaumaris, just before they were constructed in 1966, and as they were in 2007.

 

1960s

Views in the late 1960s of South Concourse, Beaumaris High School, and near 92 Haldane Street, can be seen on Richard Felstead's Web site accessible here.

 

  1954
  View of 22 Anita Street, Beaumaris, which also appeared on the front page of 'Home
   Beautiful
'. Its architect was the late Lindsay Bunnett, who was also a member of Beaumaris
    Conservation Society Inc.
    

c. 1925

'Early Morning Beaumaris' - a  Clarice Beckett painting, overlooking Beaumaris Bay from Bodley Street, and link to a 1950 photograph of the nearby Beaumaris Hotel

 

1898

Watkins Bay from the Dalgetty Road end, which looks little different today. See also other historical photos of Beaumaris on the State Library of Victoria Web site

 

  c. 1880

  Zoomable high resolution photo of Beaumaris Bay from near Keys Street,
   looking north-east, to the Beaumaris Cliff

Satellite photo of the world at night. Enlarge it by a click on the icon on its bottom right corner,
to see the extent of urban light pollution of the night sky.

 

 

 

Click here to go to Port Phillip Conservation Council Inc.