Save Sydney Park: Adopt A Tree
Premier Mike Baird wants to destroy hundreds of Sydney Park trees and take 14,000m2 of the park for WestCONnex. The tollway will also leave Sydney Park next to a monstrous spaghetti interchange, unfiltered pollution stacks and six-lane highways choking with traffic.
You can help Save Sydney Park by adopting a tree today.
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EXHIBITION TO HIGHLIGHT WESTCONNEX SYDNEY PARK DESTRUCTION
A NEW exhibition at The Corner Gallery in Stanmore will showcase the beauty and importance of Sydney Park and its trees to highlight its planned destruction by WestCONnex.Read more
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.Read more
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.Read more
POLICE DRAG RESIDENTS AWAY TO ALLOW WESTCONNEX TO DESTROY SYDNEY PARK TREES
POLICE forcibly removed up to 50 residents from WestCONnex’s Sydney Park construction compound after the locals peacefully attempted to stop the destruction of trees in the park.Read more
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.Read more
SAVE SYDNEY PARK BLOCKADE BUILDS AS THOUSANDS FLOCK TO WESTCONNEX PROTEST FESTIVAL
THOUSANDS of people flocked to the family-friendly Save Sydney Park Festival on Saturday 1 October to protest the destruction of Sydney Park, and support the anti-WestConnex blockade on Euston Rd.Read more
MEDIA ALERT: SAVE SYDNEY PARK FESTIVAL – SATURDAY 1 OCTOBER 1PM
THOUSANDS of people will flock to St Peters on Saturday for a family-friendly music festival to protest the destruction of Sydney Park, and support the anti-WestConnex blockade that has protected the trees on Euston Rd since 19 September.Read more
FIRST ACTS AND SPEAKERS FOR SAVE SYDNEY PARK FESTIVAL REVEALED AS THOUSANDS PREPARE TO PROTEST WESTCONNEX
SAVE Sydney Park Festival organisers Reclaim The Streets (RTS) and WestCONnex Action Group (WAG) are delighted to announce the first confirmed sound stages and speakers for Saturday’s protest festival.Read more
MUSIC FESTIVAL TO PROTEST DESTRUCTION OF SYDNEY PARK FOR WESTCONNEX TOLLWAY
THOUSANDS of people will flock to St Peters on the October Long Weekend to protest the destruction of Sydney Park and support the anti-WestConnex blockade.Read more