What is this project?
This project aims to complete a study on Indigenous and Early European heritage of Dixon Park and surrounds, known as 'Hamilton Hill Swamp Precinct'. The result will be a document that will be available to the public and will describe the heritage significance of the area and any heritage findings.
How long will this project take?
Why is this project important?
This is an important study to recognise the community heritage of a site that has fragmented land ownership.
What will happen to the site after the study has finished?
Who is running the project?
The Hamilton Hill community secured funding for the project from the Office of Simone McGurk, MLA for the Fremantle electorate. The Department of Planning, Lands and Heritage provided the grant to the City of Cockburn to manage. The City has appointed Terra Rosa Consultants to undertake the project, given their extensive experience in heritage investigation.