Sunday, November 09, 2014

Historical Monuments

The theme this week at Our BeautifulWorld #71 is Historical Monuments.

There are a number of historical monuments in and around Geelong so I had great plans for Saturday.  Unfortunately I woke with a migraine.  Then my lovely husband came home from visiting his mother in Ballarat and he had taken some photos for me.  What a sweet man.

The first photograph is of the Olympic Games Monument at Lake Wendouree, at the end of the rowing course.  In 1956 the Olympic Games were held in Melbourne.  The rowing and canoeing events were held on Lake Wendouree, Ballarat.

This is the Olympic Creed. 

The second group pf photographs is the Memorial to AustralianPrisoners of War.  Again at Lake Wendouree, Ballarat.

Take care and thank you for visiting.



  1. Hi Skye, just a quick hello, have been checking out your block. Have become a follower through Feedly. Love your style. Im an Aussie too.

  2. Fantastic photos your husband has taken Skye..Loz

  3. Super Photos, thanks for sharing with us at "OBW"

  4. Wonderful photos! Thanks so much for joining in with us this week at Our Beautiful World ... Have a great day!

  5. Great Photos are you...hugs.Monika