Hotel Australia: 262-270 Collins Street, MELBOURNE
Building ProfileName : Hotel Australia
LocationAddress: 262-270 Collins Street
Hotel Australia was a landmark
Construction DetailsBuilt: 1940~
Original use: Club/Hotel/Coffee Palace
Current use: Not Used or Not Applicable
number of floors : 12
Built in the Forties period in the Functionalist/Moderne style
A late moderne building that won acclaim and awards for its strikingly modern foyer. The hotel was for many years the premier hotel in Melbourne, and was made especially prominent during the 1956 Olympics as one of a handful of established - but modern - hotels in the city.
HistoryArchitect: Stephenson Turner
This building has been destroyed (1970~)
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