Save Sydney Park: Adopt A Tree Exhibition

From the 11th to 13th November, The Corner Gallery in Stanmore will feature an exhibition of photography highlighting the beauty and importance of Sydney Park and its trees, with photography by acclaimed photo-journalist Lorrie Graham, sculpture by visual artist Gabrielle Bates and drawings by Maryanne Coutts, Head of Drawing at the National Art School.

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WATCH: Melbourne Cup parody, The WestCONnex Handicap

We're loving this this WestCONnex-themed Melbourne Cup parody by Margaret Carey, John Bartholomew, and Lewis and Robert Monson. Which horse will win in Mike Baird's race to stuff up Sydney: White Elephant? Dodgy Figures? Systemic Corruption? Definitely not Daily Commuter or Honest Taxpayer.

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WATCH: Short film on the campaign to Stop WestCONnex

Last month, the makers of the Tunnel Vision documentary about the successful campaign to stop Melbourne's East-West Link came to Sydney for their film's premiere. They met with members of WestCONnex Action Group to talk about the battle to save Sydney from the similarly disastrous WestCONnex tollway. Take a look.

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WATCH: WestCONnex destruction in Sydney Park

On Friday 7 October, police forcibly dragged residents away from the WestCONnex construction compound on Euston Rd, Sydney Park, so that contractors for the Sydney Motorway Corporation could start destroying trees at the park.

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How did Sydney Park become Sydney Park?

Sydney Park has an incredible history. 25 years ago it was a freshly covered over tip. Grassroots community action was responsible for planting the trees we have today. This is the story of People Environment and Community Efforts (PEACE) and how the trees we're fighting to save today came to be.

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Talking WestCONnex and Occupy Sydney Park

WestCONnex Action Group's Emma Bacon had a quick chat with Col Hesse on Radio SkidRow on Thursday 22 September about Mike Baird's planned destruction of large parts of Sydney Park for WestCONnex, and how the community's fighting back.

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Linda Burney visits WestCONnex's destruction of the Green and Golden Bell Frog site at Arncliffe

On Friday 10 September 2016, the Federal Member for Barton, Linda Burney and concerned members of the community visited the site of the Green and Golden Bell Frog (GGBF) habitat, Kogarah Golf Course at Marsh St, Arncliffe.

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"WestCONnex, we can't sleep"

Jon lives with his young family in Haberfield. But sadly, they won't be there for much longer. He kindly shared his story with us, along with video and photos that prove once again the contempt with which Mike Baird and WestCONnex hold residents affected by their disastrous tollway.

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Talking Mike Baird's destruction of endangered forest for WestCONnex

Col Hesse spoke to Wendy Harmer on ABC702 on Wednesday 7 August as he was standing in front of bulldozers to explain why he and other residents were stopping Mike Baird's destruction of the critically endangered Cooks River Castlereagh Ironbark Forest (CRCIF) for WestCONnex. Have a listen.

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Talking WestCONnex, Mike Baird and compulsory acquisitions on Radio Skid Row

WestCONnex Action Group's Pauline Lockie had a quick chat with Col Hesse on Radio SkidRow on Thursday 25 August about WestCONnex compulsory acquisitions, Mike Baird's burial of the Russell review into the system, and why there should be an inquiry.

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