Historical Bandstands

As every park needed a bandstand, bands worked together with Councils to ensure that their park had somewhere to beautiful to make music. Sadly many of these have disappeared.

Thanks to Jeremy de Korte for sharing this beautiful collection of historical bandstand postcards.

Auburn Rotunda

Beaufort Bandstand

Benalla Bandstand

Daylesford Rotunda

Hamilton Rotunda Cenotaph

Lilydale Band Rotunda

Lilydale Bandstand 1914

Melbourne Botanical Gardens 1906

Merbien George V Rotunda

Prahan 1906

Prahan 1906

Sorrento Bandstand 1908

St Kilda Esplanade 1909

St Kilda Esplanade

Terang Gardens Rotunda