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Bridge over Tunks (Pearces) Creek

Item details

Name of item: Bridge over Tunks (Pearces) Creek
Other name/s: Pearces Creek Bridge
Type of item: Built
Group/Collection: Transport - Land
Category: Road Bridge
Location: Lat: -33.6656983865 Long: 151.0793185280
Primary address: Main Road 161, Galston, NSW 2077
Local govt. area: Hornsby
Local Aboriginal Land Council: Metropolitan
All addresses
Street AddressSuburb/townLGAParishCountyType
Main Road 161GalstonHornsby  Primary Address
Galston RoadHornsbyHornsby  Alternate Address


Organisation NameOwner CategoryDate Ownership Updated
Roads and Maritime ServicesState Government 
Current use: Bridge
Former use: Bridge

Historic themes

Australian theme (abbrev)New South Wales themeLocal theme
3. Economy-Developing local, regional and national economies Transport-Activities associated with the moving of people and goods from one place to another, and systems for the provision of such movements Bridging rivers-

Procedures /Exemptions

Section of actDescriptionTitleCommentsAction date
57(2)Exemption to allow workStandard Exemptions ORDER UNDER SECTION 57(2) OF THE HERITAGE ACT 1977

Standard exemptions for engaging in or carrying out activities / works otherwise prohibited by section 57(1) of the Heritage Act 1977.

I, Donald Harwin, the Special Minister of State 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, effective 1 December 2020:

1. revoke the order made on 11 July 2008 and published on pages 91177 to 9182 of Government Gazette Number 110 of 5 September 2008 and varied by notice published in the Government Gazette on 5 March 2015; and

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

Donald Harwin
Special Minister of State
Signed this 9th Day of November 2020.

To view the standard exemptions for engaging in or carrying out activities / works otherwise prohibited by section 57(1) of the Heritage Act 1977 click on the link below.
Nov 13 2020

PDF Standard exemptions for works requiring Heritage Council approval


Heritage ListingListing TitleListing NumberGazette DateGazette NumberGazette Page
Heritage Act - State Heritage Register 0147820 Jun 00 --

References, internet links & images

TypeAuthorYearTitleInternet Links
Tourism 2007Bridge over Tunks (Pearces) Creek View detail
TourismAttraction Homepage2007Bridge over Tunks (Pearces) Creek View detail
WrittenRTA2005Statement of Heritage Impact Proposed monorail installation on Pearce's Creek Bridge Galston, NSW

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Data source

The information for this entry comes from the following source:
Name: Heritage NSW
Database number: 5051382

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