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Melbourne Icons – The Paperback Bookshop

Opposite Pellegrini’s Espresso Bar on the Corner of Bourke Street and Crossley Street lays one of my favorite Melbourne bookshops – The Paperback Bookshop – a Melbourne icon established in the early 1960s. 6 more words


Melbourne Icons - Pellegrini's Espresso Bar

Pellegrini’s Espresso Bar is a Melbourne cultural icon and is said to have installed the first espresso machine imported into Australia in the 1950s – ushering in a generational obsession with espresso coffee among Melbournians from all walks of life. 23 more words


Melbourne dumpling festival 2017

For Asian cuisine lovers, this will be one of your favourite events in Melbourne. Get your chance to try more than 50 varieties of dumpling this Friday 20th October on Bourke Street. 124 more words


Notes from a bookworm

Hill of content or hill of content. I’m not sure which use of the word they are going for but both words apply because this bookshop is a dream. 1,551 more words


Twitter, live blogs & the Bourke Street massacre

On Friday the 20th of January 2017, the city of Melbourne was rocked by the actions of Dimitrious Gargasoulas.

Mr Gargasoulas was driving his car erratically, first near Flinders Street station and later through the Bourke Street mall, killing six people and injuring 36 more. 1,040 more words

Digital Journalism

Bourke Street

After my early shopping trip to Queen Victoria Market, I went back to my hotel and registered for the Apple Academy. A quick lunch spruced me up and I was ready to explore another part of Melbourne. 567 more words


gareth wiecko

that’s the thing with bourke street: it’s filled with all these musicians busking their craft in exchange for whatever coins you can spare. most of them are so-so, but i have to say some are just plain brilliant they deserve a stadium instead of a street for an audience. 476 more words