The South Perth Audiowalk

Where was the hanging tree in South Perth, and was it here at all?

Who was Satan, and where was his Pleasure Palace?

What lasting legacy does the Acclimatisation Committee have on South Perth, and should we be grateful?

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This walk begins at the Coode Street Jetty and follows the pedestrian path around Mill Point to the boat ramp.

Cultural advice provided by Dr Noel Nannup OAM

Audiowalks WA acknowledges the Whadjuk Nyungar people as the traditional owners of this land.

Audio was recorded and produced at Fremantle Recording Studios by David Jones.

Writer/producer JOHN TOOHEY is an award winning writer who has published books and articles on history and photography. Having gained an Honours degree in History at UWA, he lived in several countries, earning an M.A. in Art History along the way. His photographic work is held in major collections.

If you haven’t seen her, you have no doubt heard narrator MONICA MAIN. She is a local actor with over thirty years experience in theatre, film and radio. Monica has won awards for Rest@The East Perth Cemetery at the 2019 Fringeworld, and The Equity Guild Award for services to the WA Professional Performing Arts Industry.