50 was allocated by the Minister for Lands for the improvement of Federal Park and a landscape gardener was at the disposal of the trustees of the park. (Evening News, February, 1901 http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article114024969)

At Monday night's meeting of the Annandale Council a report was furnished from the joint trust of Annandale and Glebe Aldermen with reference to the Federal Park, which was dedicated as a recrea- tion reserve for the residences of the two boroughs. (SMH March 1902)

100 promised for improvements to the park. (SMH, April 1902, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article14442796)

Issue of Joint Trust referred to Glebe Council General Purposes Committee (SMH, Sep 1905, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article14726768)

Tree Planting in Federal Park (SMH, October 1908,http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article14992762)

The third round of the Women's Cricket Association's grade games will commence on Saturday... Annandale Waratahs I. v Cheerio, at Hogan Park. Annandale: Oldfleld...Annandale-Lelchhardt v Balmain. Federal Park.Annandale: Annandale Waratahs II. v Southern Stars. Allen's Reserve. Annandale; (SMH Nov 1935)

More about Federal Park at
http://trove.nla.gov.au/newspaper/result?q=Federal+Park&l-australian=y

DA: Tram Sheds, Glebe includes a signalised intersection at Nelson St and the Crescent, works to the Johnsons Creek Bridge as well as associated landscaping and heritage interpretation works....Exhibition Closes: 21/08/2013
http://development.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/DAsOnExhibition/details.asp?tpk=1108169