St Georges Hall, Perth

St Georges Hall was a theatre building in Perth, Western Australia.

St Georges Hall
St George's Hall portico fronting Perth's 2008 District Court building
Alternative namesSt Georges Theatre
General information
StatusPartially demolished
TypeTheatre
Architectural styleGrecian
Address508 Hay Street
Town or cityPerth
CountryAustralia
Coordinates31°57′19″S 115°51′48″E
Inaugurated4 December 1879[1]

Construction

The hall was constructed in 1879 and was the first dedicated theatre building in Perth.[2]

Demolition

The building was demolished in the 1980s with the portico retained. In 2008 the District Court Building was constructed behind the portico.[3]

References

  1. "St. George's Hall". The Inquirer and Commercial News. 10 December 1879. Retrieved 4 August 2014.
  2. "Interim Entry - St George's Hall Facade". Register of Heritage Places. Heritage Council of Western Australia. Retrieved 4 August 2014.
  3. "The District Court of Western Australia" (PDF). District Court of Western Australia. p. 4. Retrieved 4 August 2014.


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