Canberra, Australia 1927



‘Plan of Canberra, the Federal Capital of the Commonwealth of Australia’

Walter Burley Griffin created this beautiful map of Canberra for the Federal Capital Commission of Australia in 1927. The contour lines at 25 ft. intervals are a subtle backdrop to the roads, plantations, churches, residential and retail sites.
“Compiled & Published by the Federal Capital Commission from the first premiated design by Walter Burley Griffin & from Surveys conducted under direction of C.R. Scrivener late Director of Commonwealth Lands & Surveys with approved detail modifications of design to May 1927.”

Reproduction Size: 35″x 36″ (89cm x 91.5cm)

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