Minerva heritage listing

NSW Arts Minister Don Harwin has recently signed off on the Heritage Council of NSW recommendation to list the Minerva Theatre in Kings Cross on the State Heritage Register. Hawkridge Entertainment Services has recently completed a feasibility study of the Minerva Theatre for Create NSW and Sydney City Council.

The press release from the NSW Government is below:

https://www.nsw.gov.au/media-releases/show-goes-on-for-art-deco-sydney-masterpiece

Heritage listing protects the built fabric and ensures any future renovations are sympathetic to the original intention of the building.

The following is an article from the Sydney Morning Herald written by Linda Morris that outlines the details of the heritage listing as well as comments from Lord mayor Clover Moore who applauded the minister’s heritage listing.

https://www.smh.com.au/culture/theatre/kings-cross-art-deco-theatre-once-george-miller-hq-is-now-one-step-closer-to-opening-20201216-p56o3d.html#comments