Last week I got back from a couple of weeks in Melbourne, Australia, and of course I couldn’t resist checking out some of the weirdness, local ghosts stories and haunted spots….
A ghost sign
Another ghost sign
Join the Druids!
Said to be haunted by the ghost of actor Frederick Federici, who died here while he was playing Faust in 1888
The Medical Museum
A dentist’s chair
“Eric” is an 83 year old cardboard anatomical model
The Coop’s Shot Tower, where they made lead ballast and ammunition: the man who climbed to the top scratched “Hell” on the stairway….
The creepy former gold vaults at the Old Treasury Building: Victoria boomed when gold was discovered in the area in the 1850s
Graham, a sculpture made to show how an ideal human should look to survive car crashes; was a media sensation!
An interesting venue for a party….
Jackie Chan the Ram, living with his homeless owner in Fitzroy Gardens