inHerit Logo



z Fremantle ARCHIVED 201216

Place Number

There no heritage location found in the Google fusion table.


Island St & Alice Av South Fremantle

Location Details

Other Name(s)

Sandown Park

Local Government




Construction Date

Demolition Year


Statutory Heritage Listings

Type Status Date Documents More information
Heritage List YES 08 Mar 2007 City of Fremantle

Heritage Council Decisions and Deliberations

Type Status Date Documents
RHP - Does not warrant assessment Current 14 Dec 2018

Other Heritage Listings and Surveys

Type Status Date Grading/Management More information
Category Description
Municipal Inventory Adopted 18 Sep 2000 Landscape


This place should be conserved and protected under the City of Fremantle TPS as a place of cultural heritage significance. Prior to any development occurring a detailed assessment of heritage significance should be made and a conservation policy prepared. All development should take account of the heritage significance of the place and be carried out in accordance with the principles of the Burra Charter.

City of Fremantle

Statement of Significance

Hollis Park, constructed on the site of a former quarry, is evidence of the Council's wish to beautify the City while providing recreational amenities. It has historic significance for its former use running horses and access to South Beach, and for its associations with the marine/boat building industry in the South Fremantle area; it has social value for the local community.

Physical Description

This place is an extension of Wilson Park. See South Beach entry.


Hollis Park is one of several parks in the City of Fremantle constructed on the site of a former quarry. It is thus evidence of the Council's wish to beautify the City while providing recreational amenities.
Part of Cockburn Location 203. Proposed site of 'Sandown Park' horse track. Used greatly for running horses and access to South Beach. Locals recall boats being built there.
The place was included in the "Heritage Study South Fremantle", prepared by John Taylor Architects, for the City of Fremantle, June 1993.

Place Type



Epoch General Specific
Original Use OTHER Other

Historic Themes

General Specific
SOCIAL & CIVIC ACTIVITIES Sport, recreation & entertainment
OTHER Other Sub-Theme

Creation Date

20 Jul 2011

Publish place record online (inHerit):


Last Update

22 Mar 2019


This data is provided by the City of Fremantle. While every care is taken to ensure the accuracy of this data, the City of Fremantle makes no representations or warranties about its accuracy, reliability, completeness or suitability for any particular purpose and disclaims all responsibility and all liability (including without limitation, liability in negligence) for all expenses, losses, damages (including indirect or consequential damage) and costs which you might incur as a result of the data being inaccurate or incomplete in any way and for any reason. Under no circumstances should this data be used to carry out any work without first contacting the City of Fremantle for the appropriate confirmation and approval.