Yesterday was the 60th anniversary of the reintroduction of national service in Australia. The commemoration that was held in Newcastle started in Laman Street in front of our largest war memorial, the Cultural Centre – and under the beautiful Hill’s fig trees.
Posts Tagged ‘war memorials’
There are a few old Herald articles about Civic Park and Laman Street worth another look. These follow the progress of Civic Park redesign suggestions. (more…)
Three times in the last week or so I’ve seen a pair of swans back at the wetland that I thought had been killed by the latest coal loader. (more…)
This is a picture of Wallsend library and has not a lot to do with trees but a lot to do with beautiful urban design. (more…)
I’ve written recently about the charette discussion about ‘amalgamating’ war memorials in Civic Park. (more…)