Hindmarsh Square / Mukata

Hindmarsh Square / Mukata

Mukata was one of the four wives of Mullawirrabirka (Kaurna Elder) and Sir John Hindmarsh (1785-1860) was the first Governor of South Australia.

The square is home to a sculptural play space and the Bunya Bunya Pine – the tallest tree in the CBD.

Take a closer look at the Adelaide Park Lands on this map.

 

Fun Fact

The Bunya Bunya Pine in this square is the tallest tree in the CBD.

Did You Know?

In 1909 tram tracks were laid through the Square dissecting it into the four portions you see today.

Picture Adelaide 2040

"I love that food trucks occasionally gather here at lunchtime. It's an excuse to get out of the office and enjoy lunch in the park."