Save Sydney Park : Adopt-A-Tree Exhibition

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Less than 4 km from Stanmore, the precious trees along the boundaries of Sydney Park are in need of rescuing. WestCONnex will destroy around 1000 trees to build a 7 lane highway on Euston Road and a 6 lane highway on Campbell Street. These sand other plans will reduce our beloved Sydney Park to an island in a sea of traffic.

This exhibition highlights the beauty and importance of Sydney Park and its trees I have images from various
events and demonstrations around the trees and Park. The are sculptures by visual artitist Gabrielle Bates and drawings by Maryanne Coutts.

At the gallery you can find out what is in store and join the adopt-a-tree project, where individuals and families sign up to get to know and protect one particular threatened tree.

WHERE : THE CORNER GALLERY, MYRTLE STREET AND PERCIVAL ROAD, STANMORE
WHEN : FRIDAY 11TH TO SUNDAY 13TH NOVEMBER 2016 10 AM – 4PM

There will be a Reception : Saturday 12 November 1pm – 3pm ….. hear from Professor Emeritus of Landscape Architecture Helen Armstrong AM about the deeper impact and meaning of the current destruction.

* Meet the artists * Join the campaign against WestCONnex * Adopt your own tree.

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