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Yanchep National Park Precinct


Heritage Council

Place Number

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3499 Wanneroo Rd Yanchep

Location Details

50 km North of Perth Includes individually registered places - note not registered as an interim precinct but combines a number of interim registrations

Other Name(s)

McNess Recreation Area

Local Government




Construction Date

Constructed from 2001, Constructed from 1880

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List Adopted 07 Nov 2016 City of Wanneroo
State Register Registered 17 Feb 2006 Register Entry
Assessment Documentation

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
(no listings)

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Register of the National Estate Registered 21 Mar 1978

Art Deco Significant Bldg Survey Completed 30 Jun 1994

Municipal Inventory Adopted 25 May 1994 Category 1A

Category 1A

This place has been entered in the Heritage Council of Western Australia's Register of Heritage Places. All development applications must be referred to the Development Committee of the Heritage Council for approval. This place is considered by the City of Wanneroo to be of exceptional significance to the City and its conservation is required. The place should be conserved in accordance with the principles of the Burra Charter (The Australia ICOMOS for the conservation of places of cultural significance) which has been accepted by Council as the guiding document for the conservation of places of cultural heritage significance. It is recommended that a conservation plan or policy be prepared and adopted by Council and that any proposals for development be in accordance with its recommendations. If a conservation plan has not been prepared, Council may request the preparation of a conservation plan or policy prior to considering any proposed development of the place. The conservation plan or policy must be prepared in accordance with a brief approved by the Council and must be reviewed, approved and adopted by Council prior to approval to develop.

City of Wanneroo


The majority of the structures are in fair to good condition. The landscape is in fair condition.


Name Type Year From Year To
William Bennett Architect - -

State Heritage Office library entries

Library Id Title Medium Year Of Publication
2060 Yanchep National Park management plan : 1989 to 1999. Report 1989
8708 Alkimos Eglinton district structure plan. Book 2007
6588 McNess Recreation Area Yanchep National Park : non-indigenous cultural heritage conservation plan. Heritage Study {Cons'n Plan} 2003

Place Type

Precinct or Streetscape


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

Architectural Styles

Inter-War California Bungalow
Inter-War Old English

Construction Materials

Type General Specific
Wall STONE Limestone
Wall TILE Terracotta Tile

Historic Themes

General Specific
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Sport, recreation & entertainment
PEOPLE Famous & infamous people
OUTSIDE INFLUENCES World Wars & other wars
OCCUPATIONS Hospitality industry & tourism

Creation Date

03 Aug 1995

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Last Update

31 Dec 2016


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