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Middle Head Military Fortifications

Item details

Name of item: Middle Head Military Fortifications
Other name/s: The Old Fort
Type of item: Complex / Group
Group/Collection: Defence
Category: Fortification
Location: Lat: -33.8272465759 Long: 151.2679969910
Primary address: Middle Head Road, Middle Head, NSW 2088
Local govt. area: Mosman
Local Aboriginal Land Council: Metropolitan
Property description
Lot/Volume CodeLot/Volume NumberSection NumberPlan/Folio CodePlan/Folio Number
LOT1 DP604478
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Middle Head RoadMiddle HeadMosman  Primary Address

Owner/s

Organisation NameOwner CategoryDate Ownership Updated
Office of Environment and HeritageState Government26 Nov 98
Current use: Public Space
Former use: Military fortifications, Defence

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
7. Governing-Governing Defence-Activities associated with defending places from hostile takeover and occupation Observing and looking out for enemy movements-
7. Governing-Governing Defence-Activities associated with defending places from hostile takeover and occupation Involvement with the Second World War-

Procedures /Exemptions

Section of actDescriptionTitleCommentsAction date
57(2)Exemption to allow workStandard Exemptions SCHEDULE OF STANDARD EXEMPTIONS
HERITAGE ACT 1977
Notice of Order Under Section 57 (2) of the Heritage Act 1977

I, the Minister for Planning, pursuant to subsection 57(2) of the Heritage Act 1977, on the recommendation of the Heritage Council of New South Wales, do by this Order:

1. revoke the Schedule of Exemptions to subsection 57(1) of the Heritage Act made under subsection 57(2) and published in the Government Gazette on 22 February 2008; and

2. grant standard exemptions from subsection 57(1) of the Heritage Act 1977, described in the Schedule attached.

FRANK SARTOR
Minister for Planning
Sydney, 11 July 2008

To view the schedule click on the Standard Exemptions for Works Requiring Heritage Council Approval link below.
Sep 5 2008

PDF Standard exemptions for works requiring Heritage Council approval

Listings

Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Heritage Act - State Heritage Register 0099902 Apr 99 271546
Heritage Act - s.170 NSW State agency heritage register     
Local Environmental Plan  23 Feb 01   
Register of the National Estate - Interim     

Study details

TitleYearNumberAuthorInspected byGuidelines used
National Parks & Wildlife Service Section 170 Register  National Parks & Wildlife Service  No

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
TourismAttraction Homepage2007Middle Head Military Fortifications View detail
TourismAttraction Homepage2007Middle Head Military Fortifications View detail
TourismAttraction Homepage Middle Head Guided Tour View detail
WrittenPaul Davies P/L2005Conservation Management Plan: Sydney Harbour National Park Middle Head Historic Buildings
WrittenSydney Harbour Federation Trust2007Management plan - Mosman No.7 : Middle Head

Note: internet links may be to web pages, documents or images.

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Heritage Office
Database number: 5045689
File number: 10/03718


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