Culture and heritage

Heritage places and items

Norfolk Island Pine Tree

Item details

Name of item: Norfolk Island Pine Tree
Type of item: Landscape
Group/Collection: Parks, Gardens and Trees
Category: Tree
Primary address: 9 Inverness Street (in nature strip), Waverley, NSW 2024
Parish: Alexandria
County: Cumberland
Local govt. area: Waverley
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
9 Inverness Street (in nature strip)WaverleyWaverleyAlexandriaCumberlandPrimary Address

Statement of significance:

Individual tree having a significant visual impact. Notable in the surrounding landscape. 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.


Construction years: 1921-1940
Physical description: Prominent Norfolk Island pine tree about 35m high.
Current use: Tree
Former use: Tree


Historical notes: Tree possibly about 60 years old.

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 a)
[Historical significance]
This item is of cultural 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.


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

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
Waverley Heritage Study1990L24/2022Perumal Murphy Pty Limited  No

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Data source

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Name: Local Government
Database number: 2620378

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