Jasper Swann | Stone Conservation & Restoration Consultant
Phone (02) 9269 0018

CURRICULUM VITAE | Jasper Swann

CURRICULUM VITAE

Jasper Swann

Jasper Swann has more than 25 years experience in the care and conservation of stone buildings, structures and monuments. He holds a BSc(Hons) Degree, a City & Guilds London Institute Craft Certificate in Stonemasonry, a Diploma in Lettercutting & Carving and a Masters Degree in Heritage Conservation. He is a former member of the NSW Heritage Council’s Technical Advisory Group and guest lecturer in the conservation of stonework in the Masters of Heritage Conservation Program at the University of Sydney. He is a regular contributor and Editorial Advisor to the Australian Stone Advisory Association industry magazine Discovering Stone and a regular speaker at ASAA seminars and events.

Major Projects

2016/17 and Current Works

Sydney Customs House, Circular Quay
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Provide peer review of project documentation for façade makesafe works, sandstone conservation works and advice regarding construction access, methodologies and programming of works.
Client Referee: Geoff Brew, Mob: 0412 301123

46 Market St, (423 – 427 George St) Sydney
Client: Coombes Property Group
Role: Provide Schedule of Façade Conservation and Repairs, Specification and tender documentation. Manage tender and tender evaluation. Client’s Project Manager for construction phase.
Client Referee: Pascal Bobillier, Mob: 0488 111 787

485 George St, Sydney
Client: Tileska Pty Ltd
Role: Provide Schedule of Façade Masonry Conservation Works, and Specification. Client’s Project Manager for construction phase. Client Referee: David Shepherd, Mob: 0406 859 858

Capitol Theatre, Sydney
Client: Capitol Theatre & Sydney Lyric Theatre
Role: Provide Façade Masonry Condition Report (Sandstone, brickwork, terracotta).
Client Referee: Greg MacGregor, Mob: 0417 999 155

Chinese Christian Church, Milsons Point
Client: Chinese Christian Church
Role: Provide Schedule of Sandstone Conservation Works to Spire; Stonework Specification; QA role during construction phase.
Client Referee: Daniel Yuen, Mob: 0467 794 603

National Arts School (Former Darlinghurst Gaol)
Client: Government Property NSW
Role: Provide Outline Sandstone Condition Report and Safety Audit for 27 buildings.
Client Referee: Daniel Walters, Mob: 0405 513 694

Sydney Customs House, Circular Quay
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Provide peer review of project documentation for façade makesafe works, sandstone conservation works and advice regarding construction access, methodologies and programming of works.
Client Referee: Geoff Brew, Mob: 0412 301123

Museum Towers, 267-277 Castlereagh St, Sydney
Client: The Owners – Strata Plan 40414
Role: Provide tender documentation, schedule of works & specification for sandstone façade make-safe works.
Client Referee: Peter Karsai, 0417 207873

Children’s Court, Albion St, Surry Hills
Client: Taylor Constructions
Role: Provide Schedule of Façade Conservation Works and Stone & Brickwork Specification.
Client Referee: Terry Edwards, Mob: 0420 960254

395 Collins St Melbourne
Client: Infracorr Consulting
Role: Survey and provide stonework Façade Condition Report and recommendations for make-safe and future façade conservation works.
Client Referee: Dean Ferguson, Infracorr Consulting, Mob: 0425 784932

Perth War Cemetery
Client: Office of Australian War Graves – Dept of Veteran’s Affairs
Role: Provide Stonework Condition Report, Schedule of Works and Specification for sandstone structures.
Client Referee: Kate Maynard, Office of Australian War Graves, Tel: 02 6225 4404

Adelaide River War Cemetery, NT
Client: Office of Australian War Graves – Department of Veteran’s Affairs
Role: Provide Stonework Condition Report, Schedule of Works and Specification for sandstone structures.
Client Referee: Kate Maynard, Office of Australian War Graves, Tel: 02 6225 4404

1 Castlereagh St, Sydney
Client: Evc Management
Role: Provide assessment of development proposal in relation to salvage and re-use of trachyte panels. Provide budget estimates for proposed new works.
Client Referee: Andrew Shi, Evc Management Mob: 0410 636325

St Thomas Becket Church, Lewisham
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Masonry Consultant and Stonework Project Manager during construction phase.
Client Referee: Gary Watman, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, Mob: 0425 272555

Heffron Hall, Darlinghurst
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Continuing role as Masonry Consultant during construction phase
Client Referee: Annelise Beljaars, City of Sydney, Mob: 0429 839237

Genesian Theatre, 420 Kent St, Sydney
Client: Genesian Theatre Company
Role: Document stonework to external facades. Provide Schedule of Stonework Repairs, and Stonework Specification. Administer tender.
Client Referee: Roger Gimblett, Genesian Theatre Company, Tel: 02 9906 0299

Former Scottish Hospital, Paddington
Client: Brookfield Multiplex
Role: Masonry Consultant. Provide technical advice regarding rising damp and stone conservation.
Client Referee: Paul Skyllas, Brookfield Multiplex, Mob: 0447 282457

St John’s College, University of Sydney
Client: St John’s College
Role: Survey and provide Condition Report for Menzies, ’38, Polding and Dining Wings and Bell Tower.
Client Referee: Paul Cox, Facilities Manager St John’s College, Mob: 0411 883270

Centennial Park & Moore Park
Client: Centennial Parklands
Role: Survey and provide Condition Report for heritage perimeter fencing
Client Referee: Rick Carr, Centennial Parklands, Mob: 0491 214930

Hunter Baillie Memorial Church Annandale
Client: Committee of Management/Presbyterian Church, Hunter Baillie
Role: Document stonework repairs to West Gable, administer tender. Client’s Project Manager during construction phase.
Client Referee: Steven Patterson, Mob: 0411 222482

Birkenhead Point
Client: Taylor Thomson Whitting
Role: Masonry Consultant. Provide advice regarding rising damp and conservation of stonework
Client Referee: Barry Young, TTW, Mob: 0411 873972

Victoria Park Camperdown
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Masonry Consultant. Provide advice regarding park upgrade proposal and provenance of existing sandstone piers.
Client Referee: Kate Yates, City of Sydney, Mob: 0475 944096

Shore Grammar School Chapel
Client: Carfax Constructions
Role: Provide Schedule of Façade Masonry Repairs to Chapel, Specification and Tender documentation.
Client Referee: Paul Reimer, Carfax Constructions, Tel: 02 9986 3788

2015 – 2016

Sydney Town Hall, Stage 2 – Stonework Conservation
Client: Jackson Teece Architects/City of Sydney
Role: Stonemasonry Consultant, Construction Phase
Client Referee: Peter McKenzie, Jackson Teece Architects, Tel: 02 9290 2722

St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Adviser to client and heritage architect during development of schedule of restoration works to Sacristy and flying buttresses to East Elevation.
Client’s Project Manager/Superintendent during construction phase.
Client Referee: Gary Watman, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, Mob: 0425 272555

Lands Department Building, Bridge St, Sydney
Client: NSW Government Property
Role: Survey sandstone facades and identify need for make-safe repairs to ensure public safety.
Client Referee: Dan Walters, NSW Government Property, Mob: 0405 513694

Chief Secretary’s Building 120 Macquarie St, Sydney
Client: NSW Government Property
Role: Survey sandstone facades and provide Outline Façade Stonework Condition Report.
Client Referee: Anthony McMahon, NSW Government Property, Mob: 0419 206770

Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Client: Office of Australian War Graves, Department of Veteran’s Affairs
Role: Tender assessment panel member for supply of replacement and new CWGC headstones. Provide advice on quality control pre- and post-tender.
Client Referee: Jeff Cleverley, Office of Australian War Graves, Mob: 0418 848028

St Thomas’ Catholic Church, Lewisham
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Survey facades; prepare Schedule of Stonework Repairs and Specification for Contract Tender; Provide tender assessment; Project Management during construction phase.
Client Referee: Gary Watman, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, Mob: 0425 272555

National Trust Centre, Observatory Hill, Sydney
Client: NSW Government Property
Role: Survey sandstone facades and identify need for make-safe repairs to ensure public safety. Provide Masonry Condition Report for all four buildings on the site. Provide Schedule of Stonework Repairs for Building B (S.H.Ervin Gallery).
Client Referee: Anthony McMahon, NSW Government Property, Mob: 0419 206770

Blue Mountains Significant Graves
Client: Blue Mountains City Council
Role: Provide Condition Report, recommendations for short- and long-term conservation works and Technical Specification for 23 significant historic graves in cemeteries in Blackheath, Wentworth Falls, Springwood & Faulconbridge Cemeteries.
Client Referee: Nathan Summers, Blue Mountains City Council, Tel: 02 4780 5573

Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust, Farm Cove Seawalls Restoration
Client: Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust
Role: Masonry consultant during construction phase.
Client Referee: Mariam Moubarak, Blue Visions Project Management, Mob: 0415 441414

RMIT University Building 11 (Old Melbourne Gaol)
Client: GHD
Role: Provide Schedule of Stonework Repairs and Specification
Client Referee: Stephen Elward, GHD, Mob: 0414 808195

St Andrew’s Cathedral, Sydney
Client: Anglican Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Provide tender documentation for make-safe repairs; Client’s Project Manager during the works.
Client Referee: David Mahaffey, Mahaffey Associates, Mob: 0414 245302

St John’s College, University of Sydney
Client: St John’s College
Role: Provide Tender documentation for stonework repairs, including Schedule of Stonework Repairs & Specification. Client’s Project Manager during construction phase.
Client Referee: Paul Cox, Facilities Manager St John’s College, Mob: 0411 883270

St Benedict’s Catholic Church, Broadway
Client: University of Notre Dame
Role: Survey facades, spire and tower and provide written and photographic Schedule of Stonework Repairs; provide Specification and Tender Documentation.
Client’s Project Manager/Superintendent during construction phase.
Client Referee: Clare Stanford, University of Notre Dame, Tel: 02 8204 4448

Centennial Memorial, Parramatta
Client: Clive Lucas Stapleton & Partners
Role: Provide Schedule of Stonework Repairs, Specification. Quality assurance during construction phase.
Client Referee: Sean Johnson, Tel:02 9357 4811

St Patrick’s Estate, Manly – Ceremonial Gates
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Provide Tender documentation for stonework and metalwork repairs and alterations, including Schedule of Works & Specification; Project Manager during construction.
Client Referee: Gary Watman, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, Mob: 0425 272555

Heffron Hall, Darlinghurst – Restoration
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Masonry Consultant, Construction Phase.
Client Referee: Annelise Beljaars, City of Sydney, Mob: 0429 839237

St Stephen’s Church Willoughby – Stonework Conservation and Repairs
Client: The Wardens of St Stephen’s Church
Role: Provide tender documentation for stonework repairs. Client’s Project Manager during construction phase.
Client Referee: Robert Cooper, Mob: 0418 449013

St Bede’s Catholic Church, Pyrmont – Stonework Conservation and Repairs
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Provide tender documentation for stonework repairs. Client’s Project Manager
Client Referee: Fr Anthony Walsh, Mob: 0405 080566

St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Newtown
Provision of Stonework Condition Report and Recommendations for Conservation Works
Client Referee: Elisha Long, Mob: 0404 868565

Lawson Cenotaph
Client: Blue Mountains City Council
Role: Provide Condition Report, Schedule of Works and Stonework Specification suitable for contract tender.
Client Referee: Nathan Summers, Blue Mountains City Council, Tel: 02 4780 5573

175 Macquarie St (Wyoming Chambers) – Façade stonework conservation and repairs
Client: Albert Investments
Role: Survey and provide written schedule of stonework repairs and architectural elevation drawings; provide tender documentation; provide budget estimates.
Client’s Project Manager/Superintendent during construction phase.
Client Referee: Steve Kelly, Albert Investments, Mob: 0419 015702

2013- 2014

Moran House, St Patrick’s Estate, Manly – Stonework Conservation
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Client’s Project Manager
Client Referee: Gary Watman, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, Mob: 0425 272555

Sydney Town Hall Stage 1 – Stonework Conservation to Clock Tower and SE facades
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Masonry Consultant during construction phase.
Client Referee: Geoff Brew, City of Sydney, Tel: 02 9265 9291

Sydney Town Hall Stage 2 – Stonework Conservation
Client: Jackson Teece Architects/City of Sydney
Role: Masonry Consultant, Document stonework repairs to Vestibule Building and Centennial Hall; assist in provision of Specification; tender assessment panel member.
Client Referee: Peter McKenzie, Jackson Teece Architects, Tel: 02 9290 2722

Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust, Farm Cove Seawalls Restoration
Client: Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust/Blue Visions Management
Role: Survey seawalls and provide Schedule of Stonework Repairs; provide Stonework Specification; Masonry consultant during construction phase.
Client Referee: Mariam Moubarak, Blue Visions Project Management, Mob: 0415 441414

Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust, Queen Elizabeth II Commemorative Wall – Conservation
Client: Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust
Role: Survey commemorative wall and provide Schedule of Stonework Repairs; provide Stonework Specification.
Client Referee: Gary Hinchcliffe, Royal Botanic Gardens and Domain Trust

Heffron Hall, Darlinghust – Restoration
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Masonry Consultant; Survey and provide written and photographic Schedule of Stonework Repairs; provide Stonework Specification.
Client Referee: Annelise Beljaars, City of Sydney, Mob: 0429 839237

St Benedict’s Catholic Church, Broadway – Stonework Conservation
Client: University of Notre Dame Australia
Role: Survey church and provide written and annotated photographic Schedule of Stonework Repairs; provide Specification and Tender Documentation.
Client Referee: Clare Stanford, University of Notre Dame, Tel: 02 8204 4448

St Mary’s Cathedral, Sydney
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Survey and provide stonework condition report; provide tender documentation for make-safe repairs; administer make-safe works; provide schedule of stonework repairs for Sacristy chimneys; provide tender documentation.
Client Referee: Gary Watman, Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney, Mob: 0425 272555

St Andrew’s Cathedral, Sydney
Client: Anglican Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Survey and provide stonework condition report; provide risk assessment.
Client Referee: David Mahaffey, Mahaffey Associates, Mob: 0414 245302

RMIT Building 11, Old Melbourne Gaol – Stonework Conservation
Client: GHD/RMIT University
Role: Survey and provide Stonework Condition Report
Client Referee: Stephen Elward, GHD, Mob: 0414 808195

Museum of Contemporary Art, Sydney – Conservation of sandstone facades
Client: Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority
Role: Survey and provide schedule of stonework repairs; provide stonework specification; provide schedule of rates; tender assessment panel member; masonry consultant during construction phase.
Client Referee: Niall Macken, Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority, Tel: 02 9240 8527

Former Melbourne Treasury Building – Stonework Conservation
Client: AECOM
Role: Survey and provide Stonework Condition Report; provide recommendations for stonework repair; provide Stonework Specification; provide schedule of rates.
Client Referee: Lauren Demetriou, AECOM, Mob: 0413 906931

No.2 Treasury, Melbourne – Stonework Conservation
Client: AECOM
Role: Survey and provide Stonework Condition Report; provide recommendations for stonework repair.
Client Referee: Lauren Demetriou, AECOM, Mob: 0413 906931

John Gorton Building, Canberra – Stonework Conservation
Client: Hyder Consulting
Role: Survey and assist in development of Schedule of Stonework Repairs.
Client Referee: Paul Connett, Hyder Consulting, Mob: 0458 019973

St Bede’s Catholic Church, Pyrmont – Stonework Conservation
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Survey and provide written schedule of stonework repairs and architectural elevation drawings; provide and administer tender documentation; provide budget estimates; provide tender assessment.
Client Referee: Fr Anthony Walsh, Mob: 0405 080566

Shore Grammar School – Stonework Conservation to ‘Graythwaite’
Client: Shore Church of England Grammar School
Role: Assist TKD Architects in documentation of stonework repairs; masonry consultant during construction phase.
Client Referee: George Phillips, TKD Architects, Mob: 0435 055445

Annandale Post Office – Conservation Works
Client: Raine & Horne Commercial Bondi Junction
Role: Survey and provide written and photographic schedule of stonework and brickwork repairs; provide tender documentation.
Client Referee: Michael Laing, Raine & Horne Bondi Jctn, Mob: 0414 606035

Lennox Bridge, Parramatta – Stonework Conservation and New Works
Client: Design 5 Architects
Role: Survey and provide schedule of stonework repairs; provide stonework specification.
Client Referee: Robert Gasparini, Design 5 Architects, Tel: 02 9319 1855

Priests’ Graves, Rookwood Cemetery
Client: Catholic Cemetery Trust
Role: Survey and provide condition report for 172 grave sites; provide recommendations for memorial conservation works; provide stonework specification.
Client Referee: John Richardson, Catholic Cemetery Trust, Mob: 0417 062322

2012

RMIT University Building 1 (Francis Ormond Building), Melbourne – Façade conservation
Client: GHD/RMIT University
Role: Survey and provide written schedule of stonework repairs and architectural elevations; provide stonework specification; provide schedule of rates; provide budget estimates.

RMIT University Building 20 (Former Melbourne Magistrate’s Court), Melbourne – Façade Conservation
Client: GHD/RMIT University
Role: Survey and provide written and photographic schedule of stonework repairs; provide stonework specification; provide schedule of rates; provide budget estimates.

St James Catholic Church Glebe – Stonework Conservation
Client: Catholic Archdiocese of Sydney
Role: Survey and provide written and photographic schedule of stonework repairs; provide and administer tender documentation; provide budget estimates; provide tender assessment; project manager during construction phase.

Unwins Stores, The Rocks – Stonework Conservation
Client: Design 5 Architects/Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority
Role: Survey and provide schedule of stonework repairs. Provide stonework specification; masonry consultant during construction phase.

University of Technology Sydney, Blackfriars Campus – Stonework Conservation
Client: Tanner Architects
Role: Masonry Consultant during construction phase

Knox Grammar School, Great Hall and New Aquatic Centre
Client: Jones Sonter Architects
Role: Assist in development of stonework specification; masonry consultant during design and construction phase.

Blackheath RSL Memorial Arch
Client: Blackheath and Mount Victoria RSL Sub-Branch
Role: Survey and provide Condition Report, Schedule of Recommended Conservation Works, and budget estimates.

2011

Sydney Town Hall – Stonework Conservation
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Survey and document stonework repairs to Clock Tower and southeast facades; assist in development of stonework specification; provide schedule of rates; assist in tender documentation; provide budget estimates.

Argyle Stores, The Rocks – Stonework Conservation
Client: Clive Lucas Stapleton & Partners/Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority
Role: Survey, provide stonework condition report; provide photographic schedule of stonework repairs; provide stonework specification.

Campbell’s Stores, The Rocks – Stonework Conservation
Client: Sydney Harbour Foreshore Authority
Role: Survey and provide stonework condition report.

Bita Paka War Cemetery, Rabaul, Papua New Guinea
Client: Australian Government Department of Veteran’s Affairs.
Role: Survey and provide stonework condition report; provide written and photographic schedule of stonework repairs.

Gardeners Lodge, Broadway – Stonework Conservation
Client: City of Sydney
Role: Survey and provide written and photographic schedule of stonework repairs. Provide budget estimates; masonry consultant during construction phase.

Sydney Opera House – New Culvert Drain
Client: Design 5 Architects/Sydney Opera House
Role: Provide technical advice regarding penetration of seawalls and construction of new culvert drain; provide stonework specification.

Sydney Opera House – Vehicle and Pedestrian Ramp Project
Client: Scott Carver Architects
Role: Provide technical and design advice regarding sandstone excavation; provide stonework specification; liaise with Heritage Architect and Jan Utzon.

Hunter Baillie Presbyterian Church, Annandale – Stonework Conservation
Client: Hunter Baillie Presbyterian Church
Role: Survey and provide written and photographic schedule of works to West Elevation; provide stonework specification; provide budget estimates.

The Trust Building, 155 King St, Sydney
Client: Clive Lucas Stapleton & Partners
Role: Provide technical advice; provide stonework specification.

St James Church King St, Sydney – Stonework Conservation
Client: Design 5 Architects/St Philips Church
Role: Survey and provide schedule of stonework repairs; assist in development of stonework specification; provide budget estimates.

Pre-2011

Queen Victoria Building, Sydney – Stonework Conservation
Client: Ipoh Pty Ltd
Role: Provision of Schedule of Stonework Repairs to York St facades, June 2008;
Provision of Schedule of Stonework Repairs to parapets, statues and domes, May 2005.
Provision of Schedule of Stonework Repairs to George St, Market St and York St facades, October 2003;
Annual Make-Safe Inspections with Certification of Safe Status, 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006 & 2008.

University of Sydney, Anderson Stuart Building – Stonework Conservation
Client: Clive Lucas, Stapleton & Partners, Architects
Role: Provision of advice in development of Schedule of Stonework Repairs, Oct 2004.

Australian Museum, Former National School – Stonework Conservation
Client: Clive Lucas, Stapleton & Partners, Architects
Role: ​Provision of advice in development of Schedule of Stonework Repairs, November 2008.

Annandale Uniting Church – Stonework Conservation
Client: Clive Lucas, Stapleton & Partners, Architects
Role: Provision of Schedule of Recommended External Stonework Repairs, March 2004.

War Cemeteries in Australia and Papua New Guinea
Client: Australian Government (Department of Veterans Affairs)

Port Moresby (Bomana) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures for Office of Australian War Graves, August 2006

Rabaul (Bita Paka) War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures for Office of Australian War Graves, August 2006

Lae War Cemetery, Papua New Guinea
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures for Office of Australian War Graves, May 2007

Isurava War Memorial, Papua New Guinea
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, September 2007

Milne Bay War Memorial, Papua New Guinea
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, October 2007

Sandgate War Cemetery, Newcastle, New South Wales
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, September 2008

Wagga Wagga War Cemetery, New South Wales
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, September 2007

Sydney War Cemetery, New South Wales
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, September 2009

Adelaide River War Cemetery, Northern Territory
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, August 2008

Perth War Cemetery, Western Australia
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, August 2009

Geraldton War Cemetery, Western Australia
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of
Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, August 2009

Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, June 2009
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Bairnsdale War Cemetery, Victoria
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, June 2009

Sale War Cemetery, Victoria
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of
Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, June 2009

Mildura War Cemetery, Victoria
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, June 2010

Centennial Park War Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, June 2010

Townsville War Cemetery, Queensland
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for Cross of Sacrifice and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, November 2010

Atherton War Cemetery, Queensland
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for Cross of Sacrifice and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, November 2010

Cairns War Cemetery, Queensland
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report for memorial structures and Schedules of Stonework Repairs for Office of Australian War Graves, November 2010
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‘Wyoming’ Chambers, 175 Macquarie St, Sydney
Client: Albert Investments
Role: Make-safe inspection with Certification of Safe Status, and provision of Stonework Condition Report, March/April 2010.

Spectacle Island, Sydney Harbour​
Client: GHD
Role: Provision of advice in preparation of Schedule of Stonework Repairs for all sandstone buildings on Spectacle Island, May 2007.

Victoria Barracks
Client: GHD
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report and Schedule of Stonework Repairs for
13 sandstone buildings at Victoria Barracks, August 2008.

St David’s Cathedral, Hobart
Client: Paul Davies Architects and Heritage Consultants
Role: Provision of Stonework Condition Report and Schedule of External Stonework
repairs, June 2008.
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St Andrew’s Cathedral, Sydney
Client: Paul Davies Architects and Heritage Consultants
Role: Provision of Alternative Schedule of Internal and External Repairs to Cathedral and
Chapter House, 1998.
Provision of Schedule of External Stonework Repairs to Cathedral Administration Building, 2003.

St Mary’s Church, Waverley
Client: Paul Davies Architects and Heritage Consultants
Role: Provision of Schedule of External Stonework Repairs, February 2005

Central Baptist Church, George St, Sydney
Client: Paul Davies Architects and Heritage Consultants
Role: Provision of Schedule of Recommended External Stonework Repairs, December 2005

All Saints Church, Woollahra
Client: Design 5 Architects
Role: Provision of advice in development of Schedule of Stonework Repairs, April 2001

St James’ Church, Sydney
Client: Design 5 Architects
Role: Provision of advice in development of Schedule of Stonework Repairs, September 2002; Provision of advice in development of Schedule of Stonework Repairs, May 2007.

Bishopscourt, Darling Point
Client: Design 5 Architects
Role: Provision of Schedule of Stonework Repairs and Budget Estimates, April 2005

132 George St, The Rocks
Client: Design 5 Architects
Role: Provision of advice and budget estimates for stonework repairs. June 2007

435-441 Kent St, Sydney
Client: City Plan Heritage Architects
Role: Provision of Schedule of External Stonework Repairs, February 2007; 661 George
St, Sydney – Provision of Schedule of External Stonework Repairs, November 2006.

Toll House, Moore Park
Client: City Plan Heritage Architects
Role: Provision of Schedule of External Repairs, April 2003.

Lawson Building, Cumberland St, The Rocks
Client: Tanner Architects
Role: Provision of advice in scheduling stonework repairs, June 2007.

Newtown Post Office
Client: Tanner Architects
Role: Provision of advice in scheduling façade repairs, February 2006.

Singapore Airlines House, 17-19 Bridge St, Sydney
Client: Tanner Architects
Role: Provision of advice in scheduling façade repairs, February 2001.

Admiralty House
Client: Tanner Architects/Office of the Governor General of Australia
Role: Provision of advice and budget estimates, various works 2001 – 2006.

St Mary’s Cathedral
Client: Michael Fox Architects
Role: Provision of recommendations regarding rising damp in column bases, March 2002.

Catholic Church of St Peter Chanel, Hunters Hill
Client: Michael Fox Architects
Role: Provision of Schedule of External Stonework Repairs, May 2001

Catholic Church of Villa Maria, Hunters Hill
Client: Michael Fox Architects
Role: Provision of Schedule of External Stonework Repairs, May 2001

Porter House, 203 Castlereagh St, Sydney
Client: E & M Consulting Engineers
Role: Provision of Photographic and Written Schedule of External Stonework Repairs, August 2001

St Matthias’ Anglican Church, Paddington
Client: St Matthias’ Anglican Church, Paddington
Role: Provision of Schedule of External Stonework Repairs to North and East Elevations,
December 2004

St Albans Anglican Church, Five Dock
Client: St Albans Anglican Church, Five Dock
Role: Provision of Schedule of Recommended External Stonework Repairs, June 2005.

Christ Church, Gladesville
Client: Christ Church, Gladesville
Role: Provision of Schedule of Recommended Internal & External Stonework Repairs, August 2007.
1 Greenknowe Ave, Kings Cross
Client: Moss Developments
Role: Provision of Schedule of Recommended External Stonework Repairs, October 2005.

365 Sussex St, Sydney
Client: Maritime Union of Australia
Role: Provision of Schedule of Recommended External Stonework Repairs, January 2006.

555 George St, Sydney (Former Bank of Australasia)
Client: Rodney Jensen & Associates
Role: Provision of Schedule of Recommended Facade Repairs, June 2006.

Kirribilli House
Client: Australian Government – Attorney General’s Department
Role: Provision of report as to installation of new sea grille and repairs to sandstone walls June 2006.

Practical (Contractor) Conservation Works
Between 1992 and 2010, Jasper Swann Stonemasonry Pty Ltd carried out stonework conservation works to the following buildings and structures of heritage significance:

• St Andrew’s Cathedral, Sydney
• Queen Victoria Building
• Sydney Grammar School, College St
• Brisbane City Hall Clock Tower
• Sydney University, Anderson Stuart Building
• Sydney University, Main Quadrangle Building
• Sydney University, St Paul’s College
• Sydney University, Old Teachers College
• Sydney University, Manning Building
• Sydney University, Maclaurin Hall
• Sydney University, Old Darlington School
• Sirius House, Macquarie Place
• Singapore Airlines House, Bridge St
• Supreme Court, St James Rd
• Victoria Barracks, Paddington
• Admiralty House, (Governor General’s Residence)
• St John’s Anglican Church, Darlinghurst
• St James’ Anglican Church, Sydney
• St George’s Anglican Church, Paddington
• St Andrew’s Anglican Church, Summer Hill
• St Stephen’s Anglican Church, Newtown
• St Philip’s Anglican Church, York St, Sydney
• St Matthias’ Anglican Church, Paddington
• St Paul’s Anglican Church, Burwood
• St Michael’s Anglican Church, Surry Hills
• St John’s Anglican Cathedral, Parramatta
• St Anne’s Anglican Church, Ryde
• St Thomas’ Anglican Church, Mulgoa
• St Paul’s Anglican Church, Cobbity
• St Peter’s Anglican Church, Cremorne
• St Mark’s Anglican Church Rectory, Darling Point
• Hunter Baillie Memorial Presbyterian Church, Annandale
• Annandale Uniting Church
• Petersham Uniting Church
• Burwood Uniting Church
• Old St Peter’s Church, SCEGGS, Darlinghurst
• St David’s Uniting Church, Haberfield
• Pitt Street Uniting Church
• Hunters Hill Congregational Church
• St Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, Manly
• St Peter’s Presbyterian Church, North Sydney
• St Peter’s Presbyterian Church Hall, North Sydney
• Catholic Church of Villa Maria, Hunters Hill
• Mary McKillop Chapel, North Sydney
• St Canice’s Catholic Church, Elizabeth Bay
• Porter House, 203 Castlereagh St
• Pitt St Post Office Building (Marriott Renaissance Hotel)
• University of Western Sydney, Rydalmere
• NSW Masonic Club, Castlereagh St
• Campbelltown Courthouse
• Swifts, Darling Point
• Rose Bay Cottage
• Old Government House
• Trinity Grammar School
• Trinity Preparatory School
• Wales House, Hunter St, Sydney
• Legion House, 163 Castlereagh St
• Elizabeth Bay House
• Vaucluse House
• Wentworth Mausoleum, Vaucluse House Estate
• Newington College, Stanmore
• Old Female Orphanage (UWS), Rydalmere
• The Gardener’s Lodge, Victoria Park, Broadway
• St Marks Anglican Church, Granville
• Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney, Lion’s Gate
• Prince of Wales Hospital, Randwick
• The Merchant House, The Rocks
• Museum of Sydney, Philip St
• 135 George St, The Rocks 
• 75 ½ George St, The Rocks
• Leichhardt Lodge, Glebe
• Kincoppal Girl’s School, Rose Bay
• Kambala Girls School, Rose Bay
• Hyde Park Perimeter Wall, Sydney
• Macquarie Obelisk, Sydney
• Chatswood Central Uniting Church
• Greycliffe House, (NPWS), Nielsen Park, Vaucluse
• Head Lightkeeper’s Cottages, (NPWS), South Head, Sydney
• Inter-Continental Hotel, Sydney
• Eastern Distributor Project, Sydney (Anzac Memorial, Comrie Fountain)
• Quarantine Station, North Head (NPWS)
• Rotunda, Centennial Park
• Parramatta Park, Macquarie St Gatehouse
• The Toll House, Moore Park
• Walsh Bay Shoresheds 2, 3, 4 & 5
• Stella James House, Avalon
• Commonwealth Bank, 46 Market St
• Rotunda, Moore Park
• Cumberland Hospital, (Building 3), Parramatta
• Commander’s Residence, Spectacle Island
• Our Lady Of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, Randwick
• The Garrison Church, Millers Point
• Australian War Graves Cemetery, Rookwood
• Bita Paka War Cemetery, Rabaul, Papua New Guinea
• Bomana War Cemetery, Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea
• Lae War Cemetery, Lae, Papua New Guinea
• Isurava War Memorial, Papua New Guinea
• Milne Bay War Memorial, Papua New Guinea
• Bank of Australasia, 555 George St, Sydney
• Bishopscourt, Darling Point
• Former Stables, Royal Australasian College of Surgeons, Surry Hills
• St Michael’s Chapel, Rookwood
• Adelaide River War Cemetery, Northern Territory
• Sale War Cemetery, Victoria
• Bairnsdale War Cemetery, Victoria,
• Springvale War Cemetery, Melbourne, Victoria
• Perth War Cemetery, Western Australia
• Geraldton War Cemetery, Western Australia
• Sandgate War Cemetery, Newcastle, NSW
• Christ Church Anglican Church, Lavender Bay
• Christ Church Anglican Church, Gladesville
• St Mary’s Towers, Thomas Mitchell Residence, Douglas Park
• Elizabeth Farm
• University of Sydney, Camden Library
• Scots Church, York St, Sydney
• ‘Eryldene’, Gordon
• St Mary’s Towers, (former Thomas Mitchell Residence), Douglas Park
• Carisbrook House, Lane Cove
• ‘Caerleon’, Bellevue Hill
• Holy Trinity Church, Erskineville
• Scots Presbyterian Church, Kiama
• Wollongong Cathedral

Articles/Publications

Jasper Swann has published the following articles and papers:

The Importance of Proper Curing of Natural Hydraulic Lime Mortars’, Discovering StoneVol 15 – Issue 29, Elite Publishing, Melbourne, October 2016

‘In Pursuit of the Invisible Patch – The Gentle Art of Mortar Repair’ Discovering Stone Vol 15 – Issue 28, Elite Publishing, Melbourne, May 2016

‘St Mary’s Cathedral: Conserving a Sydney Icon’ Discovering Stone Vol 14 – Issue 27, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, March 2015

‘The Safe Removal of Asbestos-Containing Pointing from Masonry Facades – A Fresh Approach’ Discovering Stone Vol 13 – Issue 26, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, September 2014, (Co-authored with P. McKenzie).

‘Discovering Stone – in the Sydney CBD’, Discovering Stone Vol 13 – Issue 25, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, March 2014, (Co-authored with P. McKenzie).

‘Elastomeric sealants in historic sandstone joints? Now that’s a problem…’ Discovering Stone, Vol.12 – Issue 24, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, September 2013

‘Capital Investment’, Discovering Stone, Vol.11 – Issue 22, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, September 2012

‘Plastic Repair on Stone’, Discovering Stone, Vol.11 – Issue 22, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, September 2012

‘As much as necessary and as little as possible – Stone indenting fits the bill, Discovering Stone, Vol.11 – Issue 21, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, March 2012

‘Modes of Decay’, Discovering Stone, Vol.10 – Issue 20, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, September 2011

‘To clean or not to clean?’, Discovering Stone, Vol.9 – Issue 18, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, September 2010

‘What do we mean, Conserve?’, Discovering Stone, Vol.9 – Issue 17, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, March 2010

‘Sydney Yellowblock – Is its revival a blessing or a curse?’, Discovering Stone, Vol.7 – Issue 13, Australian Tile Publications Pty Ltd, Melbourne, March 2008

‘Making-safe Sydney’s sandstone buildings within accepted conservation guidelines’, Structural Analysis of Historic Construction, D’Ayala & Fodde, (eds), Taylor & Francis Group, London, 2008

Awards

Sydney University Rodney Connors Prize for Conservation Studies, 2010

National Trust Heritage Awards 2015, Winner, Conservation Built Heritage Government/Corporation, for Centennial Memorial Parramatta, with Clive Lucas Stapleton & Partners.

Contact

Jasper Swann Pty Ltd
PO Box 263 Annandale NSW 2038
Tel: (02) 9269 0018
Mob: 0418 470215
Email: jasperswann@jasperswann.com.au