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Rockbeare Park and Darebin Creek, August 1974

From the Collection of Darebin Parklands Association Separation St. Alphington Vic

Description
B&W photograph. Shows wetlands and Darebin Creek. Albion Reid land on fore bank. View from the north with panorama of Kew in the distance
Size
2600 x 1900 pixels
Object Registration
0701287
Historical information
In 1972 Ivanhoe Progress Association planned to fill in the wetlands because they felt it bred mosquitos, and they obtained a grant for this work to take place. Darebin Parklands Association stormed the meeting to get this decision reversed, and the wetlands were never filled in.
When Made
1974
Made By
Laurie Course (Maker)
Last updated
3 Mar 2017 at 10:09AM