Fitzroyalty

Hyperlocal news about Melbourne's first suburb: Fitzroy 3065

fast cars on back streets

Considering the danger imposed by narrow streets and drunken idiots, I’m amazed by the fabulous cars I sometimes see parked on the street in Fitzroy. Consider this Porsche 911 T (the base model approx 1967-1973). Utterly gorgeous, sleek, minimalist and iconic.…

a colourful Sunday

On a recent Sunday I was loitering around the streets of Fitzroy idly taking photos. Below is a mural in Bar Open. The outdoor sites included a well dressed man on the corner of Brunswick St and Johnston St, some fabulous cars and brightly coloured metalwork.…

The fine line at Gorker gallery

I dropped in to Gorker gallery to check out their second exhibition ‘The fine line’ by Nate Holmes Trapnell. I also got to speak to gallery owner Luke about the gallery. I mentioned how much I enjoyed their opening night and he said they were thrilled by the response of the local arts community and the many bloggers who spread the viral marketing campaign about the gallery.…