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Goldfields highlights photos

Goldfields highlights photos

This was the scene of Victoria's famous Gold Rush period which dominated the world's gold output during the 1850s and 1860s. Today, a legacy to this prosperous period remains in the historic towns and cities of this region with grand architecture and well-preserved local history.

 

  • Streetscape at Sovereign Hill

    Streetscape at Sovereign Hill

  • Citizens of yesteryear at Sovereign Hill

    Citizens of yesteryear at Sovereign Hill

  • Transport at Sovereign Hill

    Transport at Sovereign Hill

  • Diggings and gold panning area, Sovereign Hill

    Diggings and gold panning area, Sovereign Hill

  • Gold panning area, Sovereign Hill

    Gold panning area, Sovereign Hill

  • Tinsmith, Sovereign Hill

    Tinsmith, Sovereign Hill

  • Sweet Shop, Sovereign Hill

    Sweet Shop, Sovereign Hill

  • Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

    Lake Wendouree, Ballarat

  • Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

    Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

  • Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

    Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

  • Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

    Ballarat Fine Art Gallery

  • Koala, Ballarat Wildlife Park

    Koala, Ballarat Wildlife Park

  • Feeding the kangaroos, Ballarat Wildlife Park

    Feeding the kangaroos, Ballarat Wildlife Park

  • Bendigo Art Gallery

    Bendigo Art Gallery

  • Shamrock Hotel, Bendigo

    Shamrock Hotel, Bendigo

  • Visitor Information Centre, Bendigo

    Visitor Information Centre, Bendigo

  • Visitor Information Centre, Bendigo

    Visitor Information Centre, Bendigo

  • Bendigo Pottery

    Bendigo Pottery

  • Bendigo Pottery

    Bendigo Pottery

  • Ferntree Falls, Mount Buangor State Park near Beaufort

    Ferntree Falls, Mount Buangor State Park near Beaufort

  • Historic streetscape, Maldon

    Historic streetscape, Maldon

  • Penny School Gallery, Maldon

    Penny School Gallery, Maldon

  • Goldfields Railway, between Castlemaine and Maldon

    Goldfields Railway, between Castlemaine and Maldon

  • Gold diggings at Castlemaine

    Gold diggings at Castlemaine

  • Forest Creek gold diggings, Castlemaine

    Forest Creek gold diggings, Castlemaine

  • Antique shopping at Castlemaine

    Antique shopping at Castlemaine

  • Wine Bank, Bendigo

    Wine Bank, Bendigo

  • Taltarni Vineyard, Moonambel (near Avoca)

    Taltarni Vineyard, Moonambel (near Avoca)

  • Vineyard

    Vineyard

Unless otherwise stated, the photos above are reproduced with permission from Visions of Victoria image library