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British Empire and Commonwealth Games Village Precinct (fmr)


Heritage Council

Place Number

There no heritage location found in the Google fusion table.


City Beach

Location Details

Bounded by Dupont Ave, Oban Rd, Tilton Tce, Gifford Gardens, Pandora Dr & the Boulevard

Other Name(s)

Commonwealth Games Village Precinct
Games Village Precinct

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 1962

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
(no listings)

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
RHP - Assessed-Progress Deferred Current 13 Feb 2004

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Municipal Inventory Adopted 17 Dec 1996

Town of Cambridge
Municipal Inventory Adopted 27 Nov 2018 Category 4

Category 4

Little significance Contributes to the understanding of the history of the Town of Cambridge. Photographically record prior to major development or demolition. Recognise and interpret the site if possible

Town of Cambridge
Municipal Inventory Adopted 12 Nov 1996

Child Places


Name Type Year From Year To
J. W. Johnson and Associates Architect - -
Silver, Fairbother & Associates (Village Houses) Architect - -
P. Maidment Architect - -
Bonner and Associates Architect - -
Cameron, Chisholm and Nicol Architect - -
Hobbs, Winning and Leighton Architect - -

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
10193 Modern Houses: Architect designed houses in Western Australia 1950 tpp 1960. Book 1997
7499 Modernism and the Games village : suburban experimentation at the VIIth British Empire and Commonwealth games, Perth 1962. Journal article 2002
9069 A pictorial record of the VIIth British Empire and Commonwealth games. Book 1962
9124 Fading events and places: the architecture of the VIIth British Empire and Commonwealth Games Village and Perry Lakes Stadium. Book 2003
7496 Perth heritage and the 1962 Commonwealth Games Village. Report 2004
6504 Fading events and places : the architecture of the VII British Empire & Commonwealth Games Village and Perry Lakes Stadium. Book 2003
6516 British Empire and Commonwealth Games Village 1962. Report 2003

Place Type

Precinct or Streetscape


Epoch General Specific
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Single storey residence
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Institutional Housing
Original Use RESIDENTIAL Conjoined residence

Architectural Styles

Post-War Perth Regional

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall BRICK Other Brick
Roof ASBESTOS Other Asbestos

Historic Themes

General Specific
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Sport, recreation & entertainment
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Community services & utilities
DEMOGRAPHIC SETTLEMENT & MOBILITY Land allocation & subdivision

Creation Date

17 Jul 1997

Publish place record online (inHerit):


Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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