The years of the Great Depression
The Seventh Avenue Bridge caught fire in 1931 and 1932 and was also vandalised in 1932.
A portion of the Seventh Avenue Bridge fell down.
When the Seventh Avenue Bridge was upgraded in 1934, its gravel was replaced with bitumen.
The Premier of Western Australia, the Hon. J.C. Willcocks, M.L.A, opened the art deco Royal Western Australian Institute for the Blind building in Whatley Crescent at Maylands on 28 July.