A blast from the past:
The Federation Arches of Melbourne
Built to celebrate the federation of Australia in 1901.
Above and below, The Municipal Arch, Princes Bridge.
King Edward VII Arch, Swanston Street.
Above and below, the Chinese Arch, Swanston Street.
The German Arch, Collins Street.
The Citizens' Arch, Bourke Street.
The Duke’s Arch, Bourke Street.
Queen Victoria’s Arch, Collins and Russell Street intersection.
All these arches were temporary structures.