by Janet Grigg
First official excavation for the Coburg Olympic pool in 1961 with the old Pentridge Prison in the background.
Source: Picture Victoria. Used with permission of Coburg Historical Society.
Description: black and white photograph 16.7cm by 11.5cm - Turning of sod - Olympic swimming pool, East Coburg. Councillor FG Cox (Mayor) DCE Constructions - Mr Black, Mr Williams; Crs Ryland and Morgan, Des Gibson (building surveyor), Mr GA Bridges Town Clerk.