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Drawing on archival records from Public Record Office Victoria, this is the story of Melbourne’s water supplies, waterways, parks, gardens, drainage and sewerage systems and how they shaped the 'garden state'.
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Victorian Archives Centre, 99 Shiel St, North Melbourne.
Monday to Friday: 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm
(excl. public holidays)
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