How to locate a
Perth Heritage Building.
Most are usually surrounded by modern skyscrapers, and
live in a permanent twilight world where the sun never
shines. Choose a day during mid-summer for the best
possible lighting conditions. May we suggest the
Southern Summer Solstice.
Many have various forms of
road signage, or a nice big bus shelter placed outside the
front door. These obstructions make taking a
photograph difficult, and in some cases dangerous.
Always check for road traffic, otherwise you'll be history
Some are missing a few of their original
parts, like 120 rooms for example. Others now
include a few non-genuine parts, such as a 50 storey
Access to many of
the buildings is restricted, unless you conform to its
current use. If you wish to check out the interior,
you might have to order a gourmet lunch, or have your hair
cut. If you're not feeling hungry, Perth Heritage
Weekend is the best option.