Why is Melbourne’s Flinders Lane not called Little Flinders Street? – Curious Melbourne

Why is Melbourne’s Flinders Lane not called Little Flinders Street? – Curious Melbourne

Updated May 04, 2018 09:58:43 Photo: Flinders Lane bucks the naming convention set by Little Bourke Street and Little Collins Street. (ABC Radio Melbourne: Simon Leo Brown) Related Story: Melbourne looks to Europe to deal with congestion — but the Premier is unconvinced Related Story: The tiny homes that solved …

Murder suspected after Sydney woman Cecilia Haddad’s body found in Lane Cove River

Murder suspected after Sydney woman Cecilia Haddad’s body found in Lane Cove River

Posted May 02, 2018 06:43:54 Photo: Cecilia Haddad, 38, was last seen at a barbeque on Friday night. (Supplied: NSW Police) The death of a Sydney business consultant whose body was found in Lane Cove River by kayakers is being treated as a possible murder. Homicide detectives said they were …

Sydney Harbour Bridge lane closures cause chaos as police try to get a man down

Sydney Harbour Bridge lane closures cause chaos as police try to get a man down

Posted April 04, 2018 07:13:30 Photo: Lanes have been closed on the Sydney Harbour Bridge with a police operation underway. (Twitter: @LiveTrafficSyd) Traffic is banking up on the north and south approaches to the Sydney Harbour Bridge due to a police operation to get a man down from the structure. …

Pace development group buys lane of City of Yarra to provide private access to resident homes

Pace development group buys lane of City of Yarra to provide private access to resident homes

WHIMSICALLY-named streets are common enough in new housing estates, but in an apartment complex? The Pace of Abbotsford development has added a laneway to its list of resident’s amenities, with the developer buying a right of way from the local council. They’re now running a competition to name the lane, …