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Historic Context and Archaeological Potential Report for the Hume Highway 2006 Duplication - A huge thank you!!!

  ... a huge thank you to you for the work you do and also for so generously sharing a report you created in 2006 ... It is pure gold in relation to my family history The level of detail that it gives on how and who settled in the area from that time provides the context that was...

Sue Rosen's Murray River Red Gum Forest Video Interviews - Cliff and Ray Hill

I was impressed with the interviews and in particular the initial efforts to seek, gather and record the oral history. 

Not only have these interviews [with forrestry workers]  allowed the family history to be kept and understood in an unquestionably unique way, but importantly the knowledge of forest management gathered from our dads provided critical insights into a more sustainable forest management system. Our dads were were actively aware of the...


RAAF Beaufort A9-550 air accident at Mount Gilead

RAAF Beaufort A9-550 air accident at Mount Gilead

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Research: Liz Gorman

Client: Lendlease

Horse racing at Menangle Park was put on hold when the site was commandeered  by the Royal Australian Air Force during World War II for use as an airfield.  

At 1400 hours on the 29th March 1944, 6 Beaufort aircraft took off for a training flight. Sadly, only 5 were to return. Trouble for the ill-fated A9-550 had started during taking off; 3rd in line...

History for the Casula Powerhouse CMP

History for the Casula Powerhouse CMP

 

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

Client: Tanner Kibble Denton Architects, for Liverpool City Council

Looking to the past to inform the future. Sue Rosen Associates researched the site of the Casula Powerhouse Arts Centre from pre-contact, through colonial settlement to the 1950s; creating an account of the traditional land use and development on the site, culminating in the construction of the then - Liverpool Power House. 

 


Potts Point, Kings Cross and Darlinghurst Thematic History

Potts Point, Kings Cross and Darlinghurst Thematic History

 

 

 

Authors: Liz Gorman, Dr Sue Rosen

Research:...

Fuel for the bushfire debate

Fuel for the bushfire debate

For those who would like to arm themselves for the debates and enquiries that will inevitably occur in the months following this catastrophe, I strongly recommend Stephen J. Pyne’s Burning Bush: A Fire History of Australia.


Russell Workman - Archival Photographer

Russell Workman - Archival Photographer

Russell's earliest professional photography was done as photographer for the Department of Navy’s Technical and Public Relations unit at Garden Island Dockyard, from January 1967 till to mid December 1969. This involved everything photographic including public relations, industrial photography and naval surveillance photography. Russell then became a photographer for...

Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Assessment - 35 Hadden Ridge Road, Wilberforce

 

 

Authors: Andrew Crisp and Daniel Claggett - Eco Logical Australia

Client: Sue Rosen Associates

This Aboriginal Cultural Heritage Assessment Report and Technical Report assess the impact of a proposed subdivision and the subsequent creation of 5 rural allotments at 35 Hadden Ridge Road in the suburb of Wilberforce. An archaological test excavation program and survey were conducted to identify any previously unregistered sites and/or areas of disturbance. 


Cassola: 10 Jack Street, Riverstone

Cassola: 10 Jack Street, Riverstone

Authors: Liz Gorman, Dr Sue Rosen

Client: Castle Group

 

The objective of this Statement of Heritage impact is to examine the impact of the proposed adaptive re-use of the building Cassola as a childcare centre. Cassola is a listed heritage item on the Blacktown LEP.

Heritage Impact Statement: 7 Boronia Avenue Beecroft

Heritage Impact Statement: 7 Boronia Avenue Beecroft

 

 

 

 

Author: Dr Sue Rosen

 

The objective of this report is to assess the heritage impacts of the subdivision on the values of the Heritage Conservation Area of the Hornsby Development Control Plan