Now and Then 2021- Beacon Cove Towers

Shrouded in Controversy Apartment Towers at Beacon Cove (2021). Photo: David Thompson, PMHPS Collection. This peaceful waterfront has been a centre of controversy many times since it was first occupied by Europeans in 1836. Surveyor Darke’s … [Read more...]

Port Melbourne, March ’92 by Brian Cleveland

The railings along the seafront looking back towards Princes Pier. … [Read more...]

Port Melbourne by Brian Cleveland

View of the railings along the seafront with the sea beacon and Princes Pier in the background. … [Read more...]

Port Melbourne, May 1992, Princes Pier by Brian Cleveland

View of Port Melbourne from May 1992 featuring the sea beacon and Princes Pier. … [Read more...]

Beacon & Princes Pier by Brian Cleveland

View of the sea beacon and Princes Pier fro the roadway between the piers. … [Read more...]

Princes Pier by Brian Cleveland

Undated sketch of Princes Pier with the sea beacon and Station Pier in the background. … [Read more...]

Princes & Station Piers, Port Melbourne, April 1992 by Brian Cleveland

Princes pier with the sea beacon and the cranes on Station Pier in the background. … [Read more...]

Port Melbourne, March ’92 by Brian Cleveland

View of Princes Pier (right) and Station Pier (left) from March 1992. … [Read more...]

Port Melbourne, 1994 by Brian Cleveland

Electrical substation at the foot of Station Pier with the beacon and Princes Pier in the background. … [Read more...]

The Leading Lights

'I think that there’s a whole lot of symbolism—iconography even—about what a lighthouse means and we use that as a metaphor in all sorts of language: beacon, lighthouse, navigation aid and so forth.' Peter Marquis-Kyle, Heritage Architect The Port … [Read more...]

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