St Kilda

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In History
  • first settler to step on St Kilda, Ben Baxter

    first settler to step on St Kilda, Ben Baxter
    first European settler to step foot on the Boon Wurrung land.
  • St Kilda becomes the first place in Melbourne with a Quarantine station.

    St Kilda becomes the first place in Melbourne with a Quarantine station.
    first Quarantine station in Melbourne for Scottish immigrants and the Melbournian population.
  • the land is officially named St Kilda

    the land is officially named St Kilda
  • St Kilda has now become an independent and separate Municipality

    St Kilda has now become an independent and separate Municipality
  • railway expansion

    railway expansion
    railway station and line connected with Melbourne City and loop line to Windsor
  • remodelling of St Kilda foreshore

    remodelling of St Kilda foreshore
    an Italian Chief Engineer of the Public Works Department named Carlo Catani was contracted to remodel and prepare a master plan for the St Kilda foreshore to Point Ormond.
  • St Kilda railway line closes, commencement of route 96

    St Kilda railway line closes, commencement of route 96
    St Kilda railway line is closed to then be reopened as the first tram/light rail line (now known as route 96) in Melbourne which commences from the St Kilda railway station and terminating in Fitzroy St. The line reopened on the 21st of November 1987.
  • clean up of streets

    clean up of streets
    1993 the mayor of St Kilda was Tim Costello and worked closely with local social welfare groups at the time. The groups helped clean up the streets of St Kilda. at this time as well, prostitution was now legalised. However, violence started to become a big issue in St Kilda. Heavy police precedes after late hours.
  • clean up of streets

    clean up of streets
    continues. both years 1993-1994.
  • St Kilda re-developement

    St Kilda re-developement
    plans were being made to develop and modernise St Kilda foreshore and streets. a master plan was being set.