Inspector J Smith Memorial
Public Art: Inspector J Smith Memorial
Designed by: © Constable Doug Cummings
Description: A stone drinking fountain erected
in honour of Inspector who established the first surf lifesaving movement in Western Australia in
Date Unveiled: The Inspector Smith memorial was
unveiled by the Governor, Sir William Campion on a Sunday afternoon in 1931.
Funded by: The Inspector J Smith Memorial drinking
fountain was funded by donations from the Royal Life-Saving Society of Western Australia, the West Australian
Amateur Swimming Association, The WA Surf Life-Saving Association, The St.John Ambulance Association, The WA Police
Union, and the Municipality of Cottesloe.
Location: The Inspector Smith Memorial is located
outside the Indiana Tea Room, on Marine Parade, Cottesloe, Western Australia.