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Wednesday, December 21, 2016

Tell them they're dreaming


In a case of life imitating art, "the Castle" — which in reality is at 3 Dagonet Street in the Melbourne suburb of Strathmore — could be headed to court.

The owner of the house featured in cult Australian film "The Castle" wants it demolished to make way for a new development. Moonee Valley City Council wants to apply for heritage protection.



In the 1997 film, Mr Kerrigan took his fight against the home's compulsory acquisition all the way to the High Court. What will the current owner do?