Forklift concerns spark safety blitz at Queen Victoria Market
In late March, Heritage Victoria blocked the planned $250 million redevelopment in its current form over concerns over the proposed dismantling of the open-air sheds, some of which are more than 100-years-old. A decision on whether to appeal the decision has yet to be made by the Melbourne City ...
New visitor centres for Queen Victoria Market and Melbourne Town Hall
Melbourne red coat City Ambassadors Filomena Lamonato and Friedhelm Schlatt at Queen Victoria Market. Picture: City of Melbourne Melbourne's Acting Lord Mayor Arron Wood announced the tourist centres. Picture: Stuart McEvoy. The visitor centre at the market will be set up in Stringbean Alley by ...
Jewish candidate for lord mayor
Warhaft is particularly incensed about plans to overhaul the historic Queen Victoria Market, which she said will “mess with the feel” of the heritage precinct that has for many decades attracted traders of all backgrounds, including a sizeable cohort of Jewish vendors. She believes the current blueprints, for ...
Lord mayoral candidate Jennifer Yang wants thousands of bodies buried under Queen Victoria ...
Lord mayor candidate Jennifer Yang at the Queen Victoria Market. Picture: Wayne Taylor. Ms Yang said that if elected at the May 11 by-election she will relocate the existing 722 parking spaces to the redeveloped Munro site, and create a new community space on the current carpark site on Queen St.