An Act to dedicate certain land at East Ballina as a public park; to make provision for the appointment of trustees thereof; to confer and impose certain powers, authorities, duties and functions on such trustees; and for purposes connected therewith.
1 Name of Act
This Act may be cited as the East Ballina Cemetery Act 1957.
2 Dedication of land in Schedule as a public park
(1) The land described in the Schedule to this Act is hereby dedicated as a public park and the said land shall be deemed to be a public park within the meaning of the Public Parks Act 1912, as amended by subsequent Acts, and the Council of the Municipality of Ballina (hereinafter referred to as the Council) shall be trustees of the said land for all purposes of that Act, as so amended, and shall be deemed to have been appointed pursuant to that Act to be the trustees of the said land.(2) The said park shall be maintained by the Council as a rest park and garden area and, notwithstanding anything in any other Act, the Council shall not use the said park or permit the same to be used for any other purpose.(3) (Repealed)s 2: Am 1976 No 63, Sch 1.
3 Register of persons buried etc
(1) The Council shall, as soon as practicable after the commencement of this Act:(a) compile an index plan and register of the names of and other relevant information in respect of persons buried in the said land, so far as such names and information can be obtained, and deposit and maintain such plan and register at the office of the Town Clerk at Ballina so as to be available for inspection by any interested person from time to time.(b)–(e) (Repealed)(2)–(5) (Repealed)s 3: Am 1976 No 63, Sch 1.
(Section 2 (1))ALL THAT piece or parcel of land containing by admeasurement 1 acre 20½ perches be the same more or less situate in the Town of Ballina Parish of Ballina County of Rous being allotment 7 section 12 and shown on plan catalogued Ballina 127–1612 at the Department of Lands, Sydney. Commencing on the southern side of Park-street of the north-western corner of allotment 2 section 12 and bounded thence on the north by that street bearing 269 degrees 39 minutes 2 chains 64 2/10 links on the north-west by a line bearing 223 degrees 55 minutes 27 9/10 links on the west by a public road bearing 178 degrees 12 minutes 4 chains 66 5/10 links on the south-west by a line bearing 114 degrees 8 minutes 35 links on the south-east by north-western sides of Main Road No 545 bearing 50 degrees 5 minutes 2 chains 15 5/10 links and 33 degrees 7 minutes 1 chain 33 8/10 links and on the east by part of the western boundary of allotment 2 aforesaid bearing 359 degrees 39 minutes 2 chains 51 9/10 links to the point of commencement.