Generally speaking LF requires a minimal amount of walking around, not always though. Plus you usually require tripods, which without a valid permit, are illegal in Melbourne.

Wh— what!?
A "valid permit" for a tripod?? I never knew that. Certainly I was oblivious to it beavering away Queen Victoria statue in the Gardens on St Kilda Road.
Am I missing something? When was this bylaw enacted? Under the reign of Cr. John So & So?? I'd like to learn some background info.