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Queen Bee


  • Sculpture of golden bees outside Eureka Tower, Southbank. Photo: Robert Mason.

On a side of the Eureka Tower, on Melbourne's Southbank, you'll find a colony of giant golden bees. It's a giant sculpture, designed by Richard Stringer, and made from anodized aluminium. These creatures are a gleaming metaphor for a hive of frenetic activity and harmonious high-density city living.