Heritage

Street Trees

Item details

Name of item: Street Trees
Type of item: Landscape
Group/Collection: Parks, Gardens and Trees
Category: Tree groups - street
Primary address: Brisbane Street, Bondi Junction, NSW 2022
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Brisbane StreetBondi JunctionWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Good local example of avenue planting from c.1960. Representative of the period. Streetscape value. Local significance.
Date significance updated: 07 Feb 00
Note: There are incomplete details for a number of items listed in NSW. The Heritage Branch intends to develop or upgrade statements of significance and other information for these items as resources become available.

Description

Construction years: 1941-1991
Physical description: Avenue planting of Hills figs. Trees to 8m high. Trees lopped to maintain even height under overhead wires. Trunk diameter to 600mm. A few other species have been more recently planted, including Melaleuca and Prunus sp. The latter is very much out of character with its strong claret colour.
Current use: Trees
Former use: Trees

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
4. Settlement-Building settlements, towns and cities Towns, suburbs and villages-Activities associated with creating, planning and managing urban functions, landscapes and lifestyles in towns, suburbs and villages (none)-

Assessment of significance

SHR Criteria c)
[Aesthetic significance]
This item is of streetscape/landscape significance
Assessment criteria: Items are assessed against the PDF State Heritage Register (SHR) Criteria to determine the level of significance. Refer to the Listings below for the level of statutory protection.

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Local Environmental Plan  06 Dec 96   
Heritage study     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1990L26/2024Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

References, internet links & images

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620376


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