PROJECTS & COMMISSIONS

These projects involved research into the history and development of the following region:

Central Coast

Over 28 years we have undertaken commissions and projects across across the gamut of history and heritage practise. These relate to a variety of historical themes, heritage issues and for a variety of purposes in a variety of formats. Please click on one of the thematic, regional or outcome subheadings to see the projects that we have undertaken. We like to be challenged, we like new ideas and to address methodological issues to produce results that are effective, meaningful and reach the intended audience with ease.

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2017
Plan of Management for the Alison Homestead Museum, Wyong,

Plan of Management for the Alison Homestead Museum, Wyong,



This plan of management provides heritage assessment and heritage conservation policies for the Alison Homestead site and management guidelines to govern its future use

 

Authors: Dr Sue Rosen,  Dr Noni Boyd, Christine Hay, and Liz Gorman.

 

2004

Heritage Impact Statement: 12 Dening Street, The Entrance.



Author: Emma Dortins, Historian

The objective of this Heritage Impact Statement is to assess the impact of additions and alterations to the former Ambulance Station at No. 12 Dening Street on the heritage qualities of that building, a heritage item.

2004

Heritage Assessment of RTA controlled Pre 1948 Concrete Slab and Arch Bridges.



Authors: Sue Rosen and Sid French

This study has examined the bridges in the group, assessed them and generated a ranking table which categorises them as of State, Local or of No Heritage, or Demolished. Rankings were carried out in accordance with the criteria of the State Heritage Council, allowing them to gain significance by dint of a broad range of technical, historical, social and aesthetic yardsticks. 

2004

Study of the Heritage Significance of a group of RTA controlled Bridges and Ferries in NSW, HAAH and BRW for RTA.



Authors: Sid French, Engineer, Emma Dortins, Laila Ellmoos, Rosemary Kerr and Sue Rosen, Historians

Client: HAAH and Burns and Roe Worley for Roads and Traffic Authority's Environment and Community Policy Branch

This report has been prepared by Heritage Assessment and History (HAAH) in association with Burns and Roe Worley (BRW) in fulfillment of a brief commissioned by the Roads and Traffic Authority's (RTA) Environmental and Community Policy Branch. This brief is part...

2003

Statement of Heritage Impact: 12 Dening Street, The Entrance (2003)



Author: Emma Dortins, Historian

The objective of this Heritage Impact Assessment is to assess the impact of additions and alterations to the former Ambulance Station at No. 12 Dening Street on the heritage qualities of that building, a heritage item. The proposed addition is temporary and in the form of three demountable modules. 

2002

Statement of Heritage Impact: 16 Dening Street, The Entrance



Author: Lenka Dubsky

The objective of this Heritage Impact Assessment is to assess the effect of construction of a new residential flat building on the heritage significance of the adjacent property, a Police Station (former Ambulance Station) in Dening Street.

1997

Comprehensive and Regional Assessment of Forested Lands, NSW Statewide Cultural Heritage Data Audit, Integration and Analysis.



Author: Sue Rosen, Beverley Johnson, Richard Temple, Brian Johnson and Rosemary Kerr

Client: Michael Pearson of Heritage Management Consultants, for the NSW National Parks and Wildlife Service.

The assessment outputs included an annotated bibliography of sources relating to the history and non-indigenous cultural heritage of the forests of the five study areas identified in the Comprehensive Regional Assessment (CRA) process for eastern NSW and included the identification...