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Photograph (1960) - SUNSHINE TOWN HALL

From the Collection of Sunshine and District Historical Society Incorporated HUNT CLUB, 775 Ballarat Road, Deer Park 3023 SUNSHINE LIBRARY, McCracken Street, Sunshine 3020 Deer Park and Sunshine Victoria

Description
This picture of the Sunshine Town Hall is a copy made from an unknown printed article. The building no longer exists.
Size
26 cm (H) X 30 cm (W)
Object Registration
14
Keywords
sunshine town hall, r.t. pollard gardens, council building, ballroom. pollard gardens
Historical information
This building once contained the municipal offices and a public Town Hall for the City of Sunshine. The building was demolished and on the site the R.T. Pollard Gardens were established. The Gardens are shown in the second photograph.
When Made
1960
Significance
Although the council built new municipal offices in Alexandra Ave, a Town Hall for public use was never rebuilt. The council considered that there were other halls available, such as the Mariana Hall or school halls, which could be hired for public or council functions.
Inscriptions & Markings
THE SUNSHINE TOWN HALL
Saturday 21st May 1960
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:11AM