Created by Western Australian artist Jon Tarry, 'Waterline' is a series of water experiences sculpted in Western Australian granite running through Yagan Square.

The feature is made up of a sequence of connected elements – from a water ‘source’ at the Playscape where water appears, bubbling up around a sculpted egg-like rock – and then cascades past the Amphitheatre, garden and grassed terraces.

Sculptures, sound and motion invite stories of life and local animals once found in this area including black swans, swamphens and gilgies.

You can also find 11 plaques along the Waterline that make up the Discovery Trail, highlighting the connections between animals, the water and Whadjuk stories.

More info

  • #YaganSquare

Where

Yagan Square

Corner Wellington Street and William Street, Perth

Show map

Get directions


You might also like

Liquid Fire (Sharyn Egan) - Yagan Square
Location
Yagan Square

Liquid Fire

The art piece is built into the side of the Horseshoe Lane building.

  • art-exhibitions
Artwork - writing on wall
Location
Yagan Square

Passenger

Art pieces tell the story of prominent Noongar woman Balbuk.

  • art-exhibitions
  • historical
Digital Tower at Yagan Square
Location
Yagan Square

Digital Tower

Inner city landmark to entertain visitors with digital art.

  • art-exhibitions
  • screening