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Florence Hummerston Reserve


Heritage Council

Place Number

There no heritage location found in the Google fusion table.


16 Mount St Perth

Location Details

Also contains island reserve, which features Kangaroo sculpture designed by Anne Neil.

Local Government




Construction Date

1898, 0

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Town Planning Scheme YES 01 Apr 2008

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Art Deco Significant Bldg Survey Completed 30 Jun 1994 Recommend RHP

Recommend RHP

Municipal Inventory Adopted 13 Mar 2001 Recommend RHP

Recommend RHP

RHP - Assessed-Below Threshold Completed 28 Sep 2012 NA



Name Association Type Date From Date To
Anne Neil (designed Kangaroo sculpture, 1996) Other Association 8/10/2014 8/10/2014
W. G. Bennett (designed memorial, 1941) Architect 8/10/2014 8/10/2014
Florence Hummerston (Reserve dedicated to her in 1970) Other Association 8/10/2014 8/10/2014
Sir Charles and Lady McNess (Memorial Fountain relocated to Reserve,1961) Other Association 8/10/2014 8/10/2014

State Heritage Office library entries

ISBN Number Title Medium Year of Publication
Florence Hummerston reserve conservation and management plan. Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2009
1876473444 Planting the nation. Book 2001

Place Type

Urban Park


Epoch General Specific
Present PARK\RESERVE Park\Reserve
Original PARK\RESERVE Park\Reserve

Architectural Styles

Inter-War Art Deco

Historic Themes

General Specific
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Land allocation & subdivision
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Sport, recreation & entertainment
PEOPLE Famous & infamous people

Creation Date

27 Nov 2001

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Last Update

8 Oct 2014


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