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Scarves on Statues – Dame Edna

[Previous instalments in the ‘Scarves on Statues’ series can be found here]


Scarves on Statues is BACK but merely for a one time only cameo. I couldn’t help myself. Having been in Melbourne for the past seven days there were so many opportunities to adorn statues with Roma scarves that I couldn’t resist satisfying my fetish just this once.

There were many great statues to choose from in Australia’s best city but there was only ever going to be one winner – Dame Edna Everage. Dame Edna won out for her New Zealand connection via her bridesmaid Madge Allsop, who hailed from Palmerston North. The Roma connection is simply this – Dame Edna’s manager, Barry Humphries, was born in Melbourne and Roma played there twice last week! What more do you want from me?

Dame Edna

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Enzo Giordani

A grassroots sports photography enthusiast based in Auckland, New Zealand, and a fan of the most magnificent football club on earth - A.S. Roma.

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