Colour photograph of Centennial Hall's convention centre meeting rooms during Pakprint '84, an International Packaging and Printing Exhibition exhibition held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings between 28 May and 1 June 1984.
This is one of 959 photographs (or images) of the Exhibition Building collated by the Exhibition Trustees as a 10 volume pictorial history of the Exhibition Building spanning the years 1880 to 1985. The pictorial history was instigated by the centenary of the Exhibition Building in 1980 and forms part of a larger Royal Exhibition Building collection of documents, photographs, objects and research files.
Description of Content
View across the Convention Centre meeting rooms in Centennial Hall during the Pakprint '84 event, held at the Royal Exhibition Buildings between 28 May - 1 June 1984. Groups of people are seated at tables across the room during a convention dinner.
A colour photographic print on a page of a photograph album. There is a printed caption below the photograph.
The Exhibition Trustees' album containing this photograph provides an invaluable visual record of past maintenance and restoration work undertaken on the Royal Exhibition Buildings prior to the building being recognised with a World Heritage Listing in 2004.
Place & Date Depicted
Printed below photograph: Pakprint '84 held in annexes May 28th - June 1st./ Convention Centre meeting rooms use for dining.
Type of item
Image Dimensions - Photograph
251 mm (Width), 201 mm (Height)
Buildings, Conferences & Conventions, Exhibitions: Melbourne International, 1880-1881, Printing & Packaging, Royal Exhibition Building, Royal Exhibition Building Trustees, Royal Exhibition Building: History of Events, 1980-1989