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Old January 21st, 2011, 01:46 PM   #1
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Melbourne from the chopper!

Approaching Melbourne from Essendon Airport:


Edgewater estate on the Maribyrnong River:


Getting closer to the city now:


Citylink freeway and Alexander Lombard Tower U/C:


Closer:


Closer..:


The world Heritage listed Exhibition building and Melbourne Museum:


Big city:


More Exhibition building:


Looking over the eastern suburbs towards Mount Dandenong:


The City from the east:


Density:


Federation Square:


View with The arts Centre, the Yarra River and Flinders Street Station in the foreground:


View with the Botanic Gardens, Government House and the Myer music bowl in the foreground:


Looking towards the St Kilda Road precinct:


View looking up St. Kilda Road towards the city with the Shrine of Rememberence in the foreground.


Government House with the Botanic Gardens in the background:


Southbank:


Eureka:


More Southbank with The Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre and Crown Casino on the banks of the Yarra:


The sparkly Rialto Towers with Southern Cross station in the bottom left hand corner:


Collins Street:


The Yarra with the Rialto and Eureka on either side and the Melbourne Cricket Ground, the National Tennis Centre and the new rectangular stadium in the background:


West end:


Etihad Stadium in Docklands:


Looking over industrial Melbourne with Williamstown in the background:
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Old January 21st, 2011, 02:04 PM   #2
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wow...nice photos. Thanks Grollo.
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Old January 21st, 2011, 07:10 PM   #3
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One of the Melbourne's best pics I have seen , thanks for sharing !
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Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:12 AM   #4
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Again, bravo. Must have been quite fun, great day for it too by the looks of it.
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Old January 22nd, 2011, 07:30 AM   #5
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glorious! thank you Grollo
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Old January 22nd, 2011, 12:19 PM   #6
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Amazing and very nice photos of Melbourne, well done
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Old January 23rd, 2011, 02:26 AM   #7
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Yes! Stunning aerials done just the way I like them!
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