Henry Halloran and the Great Australian Dream

Saturday 24 February 2024 to Sunday 31 March 2024

Overview

This exhibition explores the way urban planners of the past shaped the places people live today through selected items from the historic Halloran Business Archive (1898 - 1953). As well as…

This exhibition explores the way urban planners of the past shaped the places people live today through selected items from the historic Halloran Business Archive (1898 - 1953).

As well as reflecting on the history of urban planning and surveying in NSW, including Jervis Bay, it opens conversations about the issues surrounding housing and urban planning that are so significant in NSW right now.

The Jervis Bay Maritime Museum and Gallery acknowledges the traditional First Nations owners of the land on which estates were created, and the impact it had, and continues to have, on elders past, present, and emerging and their traditional lands.

Actively welcomes people with access needs.

Caters for people who are deaf or have hearing loss

Caters for people who use a wheelchair.

Caters for people with allergies and intolerances.

Caters for people with high support needs who travel with a support person

Caters for people with sufficient mobility to climb a few steps but who would benefit from fixtures to aid balance. (This includes people using walking frames and mobility aids)

Have a step free main entrance to the building and/or reception area (includes ramps or slopes with a maximum gradient of 1:14, otherwise are too steep for wheelchairs)

Have a wheelchair accessible toilet / shower and change room

Have an accessible public toilet which is unlocked

Have at least one wheelchair accessible parking space with wheelchair accessible signage clearly displayed (International standards are 3200mm wide x 2500 mm high)

Have step free outdoor pathways (includes picnic areas, barbecues and shelters)

Modify your cooking and cleaning practices to cater for people with food allergies or chemical intolerances (could include menus with meals free from: nuts, dairy, seafood, eggs, gluten etc)