Site Credits

This site is the result of collaboration of several researchers and enthusiasts.  Sean Fishlock, the website editor is currently living in and restoring an 1888 terrace in Ballarat, Victoria.  Many thanks go to regular contributors that include Michael Gardner (Queensland), Alastair Lamont (Victoria), Rohan Storey (Architectural Historian for the National Trust of Victoria), Sean Taffe (South Australia) and others, along with Wikipedia and comments and information from the general public.

Contributions to this site are always welcome and if you have photos of your terrace house, please send them to us along with details on the location and anything else you know about it. We ensure that all images used on this site are properly licenced and attributed.

Images used in the header are attributed to J Bar, Michael GG, Biatch on Wikipedia and licenced under Creative Commons.

Many images on this site are licenced under Creative Commons have expired copyright and or are public domain in Australia or are used with appropriate permission.

Larger high resolution images may be available for licencing (specifically images that are watermarked) by contacting:

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Recent Discussion
  • Lesley Poker: Built in 1874. Originally built by a John Watson ( very wealthy) who built the one next door for his...
  • Anne: Thanks for your comment. We own one of these terraces and would be interested in any info you have.
  • Kate Van Dyck: Love this photo. One off my GG Grandfather’s lived in No 21 and died at that address. So...