The Wheel: Birrarung Marr, Melbourne, VIC Australia
City of Melbourne

A temporary Ferris Wheel that was set up in Birrarung Marr, Melbourne just beside the pedestrian bridge and the Federation Bells sculpture garden.

From Wikipedia:

Birrarung Marr is an inner-city park between the central business district in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia and the Yarra River. It was opened in 2002. The name means 'river of mists' and 'river bank' in the Woiwurrunglanguage of the Wurundjeri people, the original Indigenous inhabitants of the Melbourne area.

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Copyright: John Warkentin
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 22560x11280
Taken: 16/04/2010
Uploaded: 23/04/2012
Updated: 10/10/2014


Tags: ferris wheel; walking bridge
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