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Marsden, S.E. (1986) Business, Charity and Sentiment: The South Australian Housing Trust 1936-1986, Wakefield Press, Adelaide.
Page, M. (1986) Sculptors in Space: South Australian Architects 1836-1986, RAIA SA Chapter, Adelaide.
Walkley, G. (1976) The Louis Laybourne Smith School of Architecture & Building: a history 1906-1976, South Australian Institute of Technology, Adelaide.
Walkley, G. (1977) Louis Laybourne Smith: A Memoir, South Australian Institute of Technology, Adelaide.
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(1953) ‘Portrait’, Architecture, Jan-Mar.
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Walkley, G. (1952) ‘Town and Country Planning in South Australia: An Historical Survey’, Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia (South Australian Branch), vol.53: 79-92.
Walkley, G. (1954) ‘Pioneering Planning of British Colonies in Malaya and Australia’, Proceedings of the Royal Geographical Society of Australasia (South Australian Branch), vol.55: 13-20.
Walkley, G. (1957) ‘Planning in South Australia’, Journal of the Town Planning Institute, vol.43, no.9: 242-245.
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‘Early Prefab - Our First Brick Building’ (1981) Building and Architecture, Official Journal of the RAIA, SA Chapter, October, vol.8, no.8.
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‘Achievements Speak Volumes: Gavin Walkley, CBE Architect’, Advertiser, 14 January 2006.
Walkley, G. (1964) Oral History and transcript, Interviewer: Hazel de Berg, National Library of Australia; A copy is in 'An Oral History of the Building Industry in South Australia: Adelaide 1900 – 1980', compiled by John Gasper, commissioned by the Oral History Association of Australia (South Australian Branch), State Heritage Funding 1979/80, GRG 138/4/00000 Boxes 1-3. State Records of South Australia (SRSA).
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Walkley, G. (1982) Oral History and transcript, South Australian Housing Trust, Interviewer: Averil Holt, SRG 660/1/137, State Library of South Australia.
Walkley, G. (1993) Walkley and Welbourn, Architects and Planners, A Brief History, Mortlock Library of South Australia BRG 252/2.
‘Trust People – Gavin Walkley’, no date, Johnson collection S212/11/23, LLSAM.
‘Gavin Walkley Retires’ SAIA Bulletin, no date, Cheesman collection S209/5/1/19, LLSAM.
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