The light of the gas lamp flickers…. A cool breeze blows in from the Inner Harbour, bringing a chill to the night air. Suddenly, from the shadows, a woman screams. Someone else calls for the police, as a number of dark figures – miners, perhaps, lured here by the Gold Rush, or a local lumber baron in his top hat and greatcoat – slip into the darkness.
Welcome to historic Victoria. Along with the gaslights and hanging baskets, Victoria has other stories to tell. Take a walk to discover the mysterious secrets that are part of the city’s hidden history.