Direct link to ImageShareConceptually similarView AllView more with similar tones Flood water roars down Elizabeth Street, Melbourne. The picture shows how high the water level reached in floods in central Melbourne. A scene from Elizabeth Street, with the GPO in the background, 17 February 1972. THE AGE Picture by NEVILLE BOWLERPhotographer:NEVILLE BOWLERSee all of this photographer's images17 February, 1972Image ID:FXJ99245Keywords:1970s-2006-Century of Pictures-Century of Pictures Gallery-city-elizabeth street-Elizabeth Street flood-flooding-floods-Nature's Fury-popular 2006-Reflections 150 Years of The Age-Section 4-seventies-torrent-Towns End river-Town's End River-Townsend River-weather-witnessCategories:InstagramAdd to cartDownload Zoom res. (TR3)DownloadRelated Collections:Vintage Fairfax FavouritesFAIRFAX ARCHIVES INSTAGRAMNeed to find uniquely Australian images for your next campaign?Best sellersVintage MelbourneChristmas Gift IdeasHistoryMother's Day Gift IdeasWet Weather in Australia: Photos from the Fairfax ArchiveIconic Fairfax PhotographsLooking for unique vintage photographs to create that nostalgic environment in your venue?Select usageWhat type of print?