Historical information

The Department of Crown Lands and Survey (1857-1983) was responsible for the administration of survey and mapping and the sale, occupation and management of crown land throughout its existence. This aerial photograph shows parts of Brighton, Brighton East and Bentleigh and was taken circa 1965-71.

Physical description

Black and white photograph. An aerial photograph showing parts of the suburbs of Brighton, Brighton East and Bentleigh. The significant landmark featured is Dendy Park, on the corner of Dendy Street and Nepean Highway. The main roads shown include Centre Road at the top, Nepean Highway diagonally across the photograph and South Road at the bottom.