A gigantic map of all the cool plaques in the world. A project of 99% Invisible. Logo by Chop Shop

Beaufort Rotunda Plaque

This plaque is above the foundation stone in the rotunda and reads: The clock that surmounts this memorial was presented by Rear Admiral Bridges of Trawalla ________________________ Submitted ...

  • beaufort
  • victoria

Beaufort Rotunda Plaque

This plaque on the base of the rotunda in Beaufort Plaque Reads: A.D. 1903. Erected by the residents of Beaufort and District in Commemoration of the glorious reign of her late Majesty Queen ...

  • beaufort
  • victoria

Plaque in Beaufort

Plaque located on the side of a building in the main street. Reads: Beaufort Community Resource Centre A State Government initative With the Beaufort Community and the Pyrenees Shire [logos for ...

  • beaufort
  • victoria

Stawell Wetlands Plaque

Plaque on the outskirts of Stawell at the start of a short boardwalk.  Has the Apex club, Lions club and Rotary club logos on the top. Plaque reads: Federation Parks Wetlands Commemorating 100 ...

  • stawell
  • victoria

Prahran Market Commemorative Plaque

The plaque is located inside the market on the rear of  a column in the outdoor courtyard. It has the City of Prahran coat of arms. Plaque reads: THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THE OPENING OF ...

  • prahran
  • market
  • melbourne
  • victoria

Plaque in St Kilda Gardens

Plaque is located under a tree in the St Kilda Botanical Gardens. This tree was planted  in memory of Norman T. Scoble Supt. of Parks and Gardens City of St. Kildat 1938-1966 A tribute from His ...

  • st kilda
  • melbourne
  • victoria

First Land Sales in St Kilda

On the side wall of a St Kilda Convenience Store in Ackland Street. Erected as part of Victoria's 150 year anniversary.  It is headed by the logo for the event. Plaque Reads: Victoria 150 ...

  • acland st
  • st kilda
  • melbourne
  • victoria

Felton Memorial

The plaque is on the side of the former Esplanade Hotel in St Kilda (The Espy) and reads: City of St Kilda. Alfred Felton 183 1 - 1904 Philanthropist, Industrialist Lived here 1892 - 1904 Sponsored ...

  • st kilda
  • melbourne
  • victoria

Melbourne Post Office

Inside the form General Post Office in Swanston St, Melbourne, Victoria Australia.  Currently a retail store. Reads: POSTAL HALL Established 1918 Hon.  William Webster Postmaster General ...

  • melbourne
  • gpo
  • gregorystorer

Grampians Sandstone memorial

Grampians sandstone was used in the construction of some notable Victorian public buildings.  This plaque sits in the wall of the Halls Gap hall and was placed there on the centenary of ...

  • grampians
  • victoria
  • australia
  • halls gap

Halls Gap Flower Show

This plaque forms part of a stone sculpture in the Halls Gap Botanic Gardens. Plaque reads: THIS PLAQUE ACKNOWLEDGES THE DEDICATED WORK OF THE COMMUNITY MEMBERS SINCE 1937 IN HOLDING THE ANNUAL HALLS ...

  • grampians
  • victoria
  • australia
  • halls gap

Stawell Water Supply

This plaque is in the Halls Gap Botanic Gardens laid in a large rock. Plaque reads: In Memory Of Thomas and Helen Cumming Caretakers of the Stawell Water Supply at the Borough Huts from 1900 ...

  • grampians
  • victoria
  • australia
  • halls gap

A Seat in the Bush

This plaque has been placed on the back of a park bench, on a walking track just outside Halls Gap. You can only get to it by walking there! Plaque reads: Grampians Walking Tracks Support ...

  • grampians
  • victoria
  • australia
  • halls gap

Grampians Grave Marker

This grave and the plaque are behind the Halls Gap Caravan Park.  It is the only grave in the area and although old, is maintained by locals. The Plaque reads: A short life.... The Folkes ...

  • grampians
  • victoria
  • australia
  • halls gap

Post Office Plaque

On the interior of the former General Post Office in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.  Now a retails store. Reads: The First Melbourne Post Office Was Erected on this site  in 1841 Present ...

  • melbourne
  • gpo

Volunteer Engineers

In Elizabeth Street, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia. On the 15th November, 1860 A public meeting was held on this site, Then the Duke of Rothesay Hotel, at which A Corps of Volunteer engineers was ...

  • melbourne
  • corps of royal ...

John Batman Monument

Monument at the Queen Victoria Market, Melbourne. Top: John Batman Born at PARRAMATTA N.S.W. 1800 Died at MELBOURNE 6th May 1839 He entered PORT PHILLIP HEADS 29th May 1835 As leader of an expedition ...

  • melbourne
  • john batman
  • queen victoria ...

Mayoress Memorial Stone

This memorial stone was laid by the Mayoress of Prahran Mrs H. M. Cooch 1th October 1900 This plaque sits at street level in South Yarra's popular Chapel Street.  The building is now a personal ...

  • prahran
  • memorial stone
  • melbourne