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Heritage listing rejected

The ACT Heritage Council decided aginst accepting Flynn’s nomination for listing on the ACT Heritage Register. The decision was made in a ameeting on 24 June, 2010. The ACT Heritage Unit advised the John Flynn Community Group in a letter written on 28 June (4 days later). The Flynn P&C has not been advised in writing.

The nomination covered Flynn Primary School, Preschool, Health Centre and grounds, and relevant parts of George Simpson Park (Block 7 and 6 (part), Section 18).

The Council’s reasons are in a formal Notice of Decision (links to a pdf on the TaMS website).

Images from Flynn

Angles on the textured concrete walls


Flynn grounds

Landscape setting & grounds

Enrico Taglietti visting the school he designed

History and design

Memorial to John Flynn

Memorial to John Flynn