Public Art: Roe Memorial
Also Known As : John Septimus Roe Memorial
Sculptor: © Margaret Priest
Description: The stone memorial was built in honour
of John Septimus Roe, Western Australia's first Surveyor General. It features a central hexagon granite structure
with a bronze plaque on top illustrating the original plans for the city of Perth. On the front of
the memorial is a bronze bas-relief of Roe.
Date Unveiled: The Roe Memorial was unveiled on the
4th of November, 1956.
Location: The john Septimus Roe Memorial is located
on Fraser Avenue, Kings Park, Western Australia.
John Septimus ROE
First Surveyor-General of WA
prepared this plan for Perth