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[2 people wait outside Kryal Castle on the outskirts of Ballarat to greet the Queen, Western Freeway, Friday 24th March 2000] [picture] / Matthew Sleeth
Bib ID 1021429
Format PicturePicture, OnlineOnline
Author
Sleeth, Matthew, 1972-
 
Online Versions
Description 2000 
1 photograph : col. ; image 20.4 x 20.4 cm., sheet 35.5 x 25.3 cm. 
Series

Royal visit to Ballarat by Her Majesty the Queen, March 2000.

Summary

People wait along the Western Freeway where the Royal party will travel from Melbourne to Ballarat. Here, 2 people wait outside Kryal Castle on the outskirts of Ballarat to greet the Queen as she passes by. The proprietor of the Castle, King Keith Ryal extended an invitation to the Queen to have lunch at the castle so that they might talk King to Queen. There was no response.

Notes

Condition: good.

Title devised by cataloguer based on information from acquisition file number 204/20/00164.

Part of the collection of photographs about the visit of Her Majesty the Queen Elizabeth II to Ballarat in March 2000 by Matthew Sleeth.

Also available online http://nla.gov.au/nla.obj-145874945

Subjects Elizabeth II, Queen of Great Britain, 1926- -- Journeys -- Australia.  |  Older women -- Victoria -- Ballarat -- Photographs.  |  Royal visitors -- Victoria -- Ballarat.  |  Visits of state -- Victoria -- Ballarat -- Photographs.  |  Ballarat (Vic.) -- Photographs.  |  Western Freeway (Vic.) -- Photographs.
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