Anzac Day: The Library will be open as usual on Friday 25 April.

La Trobe Reading Room: The La Trobe Reading Room will close at 3pm on Tuesday 29 April. More information

Anzac Day & La Trobe Reading Room early closure
Connect with us Facebook Twitter> Flickr Youtube

Melbourne: the making of a shopping mecca

Melbourne's shopping landscape has been fashioned by social changes such as the gold rush, the advent of the car, migration and economic highs and lows.

Listen to journalist Jill Singer discuss the rise of Melbourne as a shopping capital with Graeme Davison, author of The rise and fall of Marvellous Melbourne, Sussan Group CEO Naomi Milgrom and Country Road founder Stephen Bennett.

This talk was held as part of the 'til you drop exhibition.