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Three Rivers Fountain

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Address: Victoria Square, Adelaide, South Australia 5000, Australia

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The Three Rivers Fountain Adelaide is located at the southern end of Victoria Square, in an 18-meter-long hexagonal pool. The fountain was designed by the famous Australian sculptor John Dowie (1915-2008) who was born in Adelaide to commemorate the visit of Queen Elizabeth II and the Duke of Edinburgh in 1963, five years later in May 1968 Unveiled on the 28th. The fountain is three-sided, representing the three rivers of South Australia. The Murray River Murray in the east of Adelaide is represented by an indigenous man holding a winged ibis; the Onkaparinga River in the south is represented by a European woman holding a heron, while the north has always The River Torrens, which stretches to the west coast, is represented by a European woman holding a black saw. At night, the fountain looks more beautiful under the light. Picture 1-4: Adelaide's Three Rivers Fountain Sculpture from different angles; Picture 5: The bronze statue of Queen Victoria in the center of Victoria Square; Picture 6: Water spray on the north side of the square, behind it is a row of lamp curtains, and the bronze statue of Queen in the middle , And then there is the Three Rivers Fountain; Picture 7: The water spray on the north side of the square, the city hall is behind the center, and the General Post Office is behind the left; Picture 8: The water spray on the north side of the square, behind is the Adelaide Finance Building Adina Adina Apartment Hotel Adelaide Treasury; Picture 9: St. Francis Xavier's Cathedral on the east side of the square; Picture 10: South Australia Supreme Court on the south side of the square.

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  • Michael-4551
    Caloundra, Australia

    Three Rivers Fountain - Victoria Square

    Visited on Thursday 27th February. While we were at Victoria Square we checked out the fountain, we also saw it at night all lit up which was great.

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  • Dan L
    Dan L
    Bunbury, Australia

    Commemorates the 1963 Royal Visit.

    I had to do a little research to understand this rather abstract fountain construction of two women and an Aboriginal man, each with a bird. A woman with black swan represents the Torrens, a woman w...

    Reviewed on /Date(1579208220000+0800)/
  • PaulSiow
    Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

    Nice Fountain

    Nice fountain in Victoria Square. We visited on a Sunday morning when there were hardly any visitors and we had the whole place to ourselves. Sadly, the pavement and area surrounding the fountain was ...

    Reviewed on /Date(1550457260000+0800)/
  • AliceR641

    Worth a visit

    Saw this after boarding the tram to Glenelg and later stopped for a photo, only wished I had seen it at night too as I reckon it would look great.

    Reviewed on /Date(1544273454000+0800)/
  • podrozniczka60

    Victoria Square fountain.

    This is a lovely fountain on Victoria Square, nice but not breathtaking. It symbolizes three Australian rivers. It is not a compelling touristic draw by itself but complements nicely the Square.

    Reviewed on /Date(1539639897000+0800)/

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