Mayne Nickless CentenaryPrint Page
Plaque at the site of the first parcel delivery company in Melbourne commemorates the centenary of Mayne Nickless.
Mayne Nickless was founded as a parcels company in 1886 by John Mayne and Enoch Nickless. It provided parcel deliveries in Melbourne by horse and cart.
|Address:||Collins Street, In pavement near Spencer Street, Melbourne, 3000|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -37.819026|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Event Start Date:||1886|
|Approx. Event End Date:||1986|
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1986|
On this site on 1st March 1886, John Mayne and Enoch Nickless commenced a parcel delivery company to serve the people of Melbourne.
Installed 1986 to commemorate the 100th anniversary of Mayne Nickless