My alternate motion for the Maylands Brickworks didn’t get a chance to come up as a Foreshadowed motion. However I would like to thank Mayor Dan Bull for the quick thinking to add them in to as amendments to the substantive motion moved by Cr Petersen Pik. There is a 6th limb to the motion, but I don’t have the wording at hand. It basically* added request for a report to prepare a scheme amendment to make the Brickworks Lake and surrounding park land public open space.
The Mayland's Brickworks is a wonderful example of a historic building in the City of Bayswater. The Metropolitan Brick Company began its operations there in 1927 and the buildings have been identified as an important example of brick-making technology and a significant example our industrial history. The kiln is the last remaining Hoffman kiln in Western Australia and is one of only four left in Australia. Council recently approved the start of a concept and feasibility stud