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
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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
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
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