Bendigo, Australia

To me Bendigo has always been a beautiful city with a golden history. It is a privilege to be able to portray Bendigo as it was meant to be seen. I pray that the quality of my work can always equal the graciousness of Bendigo's image.

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ALEXANDRA FOUNTAIN VERS. 2 (Mid Size)

This picture is loosely based on the Alexandra Fountain, Charing Cross, Bendigo. It is a highly stylised version that shows the full power of the wax pencil medium. This medium is very rare now maybe because it is difficult to master and cannot be erased. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


ALEXANDRA FOUNTAIN (Mid Size)

The Fountain on Pall Mall at the foot of View Street is a superb landmark for all who visit Bendigo It was built using mainly Harcourt granite. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


ALEXANDRA FOUNTAIN, VERS. 2 (Large)

This picture is loosely based on the Alexandra Fountain, Charing Cross, Bendigo. It is a highly stylised version that shows the full power of the wax pencil medium. This medium is very rare now maybe because it is hard to master and cannot be erased. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


ARTS BUILDINGS, VIEW ST (Large)

These classic old buildings again reflect the wealth of Bendigo’s goldfields. All the visual and performing arts are represented here in the centre of this city for the enjoyment of everyone . ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


ARTS BUILDINGS, VIEW ST (Mid Size)

These classic old buildings again reflect the wealth of Bendigo’s goldfields. All the visual and performing arts are represented here in the centre of this city for the enjoyment of everyone . ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


BENDIGO MORNING (Large)

This view includes the Shamrock Hotel, Old Post Office Tower, and the War Memorial. This is the beautiful centre of Bendigo city with all of the other main features close by. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


BENDIGO MORNING (Mid Size)

This view includes the Shamrock Hotel, Old Post Office Tower, and the War Memorial. This is the beautiful centre of Bendigo city with all of the other main features close by. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


BENDIGO TOWN HALL (Mid Size)

This beautiful old building in the centre of Bendigo is in a perfect setting amongst parkland. The gold fossicker? Well, he started it all. The site was a fabulous gold field. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


CAMP HILL SCHOOL (Large)

Officially described as the grandest State School Building in Victoria. It has a heritage listing and is located in Rosalind Park the centre of this beautiful city. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


CAMP HILL SCHOOL (Mid Size)

Officially described as the grandest State School Building in Victoria. It has a heritage listing and is located in Rosalind Park the centre of this beautiful city. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


CASCADES (Mid Size)

These cascades were a feature of Bendigo,s Rosalind Park in the 19th century, They then mysteriously disappeared for almost 100 years. The Cascades have recently been excavated and refurbished. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


CENTRAL DEBORAH GOLD MINE (Mid Size)

This central Bendigo landmark is living history. The “Down The Mine” tours are fascinating to all ages. The mining continues despite the fact I have removed some of the sheds that were blocking my view. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


FORTUNA VILLA (Large)

Probably one of the most outstanding examples of “pure self indulgence” architecture. This came from one man’s incredibly wealthy gold mines in the Bendigo field. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


FORTUNA VILLA (Mid Size)

Probably one of the most outstanding examples of “pure self indulgence” architecture. This came from one man’s incredibly wealthy gold mines in the Bendigo field. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


GOLDMINES HOTEL (Mid Size)

The hotel is a classic example of the gracious style and comfort these establishments provided during Bendigo’s golden era. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


HUNTER HOUSE (GREYSTANES) (Large)

Built in 1882 by the Hunter famuly as a townhouse this is a splendid example of the wealth Bendigo has enjoyed for many years.I removed a few trees to allow a better picture ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


HUNTER HOUSE (GREYSTANES) (Mid Size)

Built in 1882 by the hunter family as a townhouse this is a splendid exampleof the wealth Bendigo has enjoyed for many years.I removed a few trees to allow a better picture. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


LAKE WEEROONA BOARDWALK (Mid Size)

The Boardwalk Restaurant was once the Chinese Teahouse. Now it is a beautiful place to spend any time of day. The Chinese contribution to Bendigo is very substantial and continues today. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


MARLBOROUGH HOUSE (Mid Size)

An excellent example of the decorative style of architecture favoured during the golden era of Bendigo. It is close to the heart of Bendigo. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


OLD NATIONAL BANK, PALL MALL (Mid Size)

This building is one of the most attractive in Bendigo's main thoroughfare Pall Mall.It is beautiful example of how the wealth of local gold has created this city. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


OLD POST OFFICE AND LAW COURTS (Mid Size)

An outstanding pair of buildings in the heart of this lovely city. The setting is magic in beautiful parkland. I could not portray these buildings separately. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


OLD POST OFFICE AND LAW COURTS (Large)

An outstanding pair of buildings in the heart of this lovely city. The setting is magic in beautiful parkland. I could not portray these buildings separately. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


PALL MALL & TRAM (Large)

I have featured the old “Beehive Building” once a vibrant Stock Exchange. Some people would remember Favaloro's café prior to the dispensary. No.26 tram is a “talking tram”. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


PALL MALL & TRAM (Mid Size)

I have featured the old “Beehive Building” once a vibrant Stock Exchange. Some people would remember Favaloro's café prior to the dispensary. No.26 tram is a “talking tram”. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


ROSALIND PARK (Mid Size)

This lovely park is in the centre of a rich area of heritage architecture and a golden history. Near 600 tons of gold were won from this area. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


SACRED HEART CATHEDRAL (Large)

The building of the Cathedral took 82 years. The main tower and spire (284 feet or 86.6 metres high) were completed in March 1977. It is a beautiful building that should be visited by all those who may be interested. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


SACRED HEART CATHEDRAL (Mid Size)

This is the last of the English Gothic cathedrals to be built in this hemisphere. It took 82 years to complete. It is a beautifully proportioned landmark in the centre of Bendigo nearly 300 feet high. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


SCHOOL OF MINES (Large)

Now the Bendigo College of Technical and Further Education. In 1856 it was a tiny Mechanic's Institute. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


SCHOOL OF MINES (Mid Size)

Now the Bendigo College of Further Education. In 1856 it was a tiny Mechanic's Institute. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


SHAMROCK HOTEL (Mid Size)

This beautiful old hotel is an outstanding example of Bendigo’s golden era . Its colourful history includes “Cobb & Co” who had the largest coverage of any stage coach operator in the world. The Shamrock continues to operate as a classic hotel in the centre of Bendigo. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


SHAMROCK HOTEL (Large)

This beautiful old hotel is an outstanding example of Bendigo's golden era. Its colourful history includes "Cobb & Co" who had the largest coverage of any stage coach operator in the world. The Shamrock continues to operate as a classic hotel in the centre of Bendigo. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


ST MARTIN’S OF MUSKERY (Mid Size)

This bluestone church building is in a beautiful setting a few kms north of Bendigo. Many young people choose to marry here because of its character, and the ambience. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155  


ST PAUL’S CATHEDRAL (Mid Size)

This building was commenced in 1867 when gold mining was going on all over the city.Originally “The Church of St Paul Sandhurst”, in 1981 it became a Cathedral. ALL PRINTS are now available at CITY FRAMERS, 80/A GARSED ST, BENDIGO Ph.5441 3155