Evolving Port

Port Melbourne and Fishermans Bend continue to change. Houses are changed or demolished and new houses take their place. New forms of housing are created. Port Houses records some of these changes.

Sunday, April 15, 2012

130 Farrell St, Port Melbourne



11 04 2012
130 Farrell St sold yesterday for $716,000.

Wednesday, April 11, 2012

73 Alfred St, Port Melbourne

11 April 2012

A bit of everything at 73 Alfred St.




Thursday, April 5, 2012

157 Clark St, Port Melbourne, 2

The cleared site.

04 05 2012


Sunday, April 1, 2012

99 Dunstan Parade, Port Melbourne

From slate to iPad
On Saturday 31 March, 99 Dunstan Parade was sold. 
This house had been home to Doug McKenzie from 1948 until his passing in 2012. Doug was one of the last of the 'originals', being the first residents of the Fishermens Bend Estate. Doug was a tiler. He was also the President of the Sandridge Trugo Club for many years and an essential member of the Trugo team. Doug recalled starting school with a slate.