Victoria Square

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English name:  Victoria Square.
Named after the Princess Victoria (before she became the Queen)

Kaurna name:  Tarntanyanggga (meaning “red kangaroo dreaming”)

Features:  the John Dowie "Three Rivers" fountain, Kaurna reconciliation Plaza, tram line, St Francis Xavier Cathedral, Supreme Court, District Court, and of course a central statue of Queen Victoria

Victoria Square is the geographic centre of the city of Adelaide. It hosts a wide varierty of community events throughout the year including the 'Tour Down Under' village in January (as pictured below) and "Tasting Australia" in April, among many others

  Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga

Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga

  Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga

Victoria Square / Tarntanyangga