For a century, this unique building was an important site of South Australia’s financial affairs. Opened in 1901, it served as the home of the Stock Exchange of Adelaide. The Stock Exchange formed in 1887 when a group of financial brokers and…

This is an example of a building detail best appreciated from the inside. The former Stock Exchange building is now the home of the Royal Institution of Australia. As you enter turn left and walk towards the main staircase. At the top of the…

If you stand in front of the Adelaide Arcade in Rundle Mall, you will see Australia’s Commonwealth Coat of Arms proudly displayed high above on the building’s dome. But how is this possible? The Adelaide Arcade was built in 1885, and the first…