Street banners celebrating the 150th anniversary of rail

Made in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2005.

This pair of street banners was displayed as part of RailCorp’s bid to promote the 150th Anniversary of Rail in New South Wales celebrations in 2005. Street banners provide businesses, charities and organisations the opportunity to create awareness of an upcoming festival, exhibition, celebration or event. These particular banners were displayed in the centre streets of Sydney and were visible to more than 600,000 people on a daily basis.

The 150th Anniversary commemorated the achievements of t...

Summary

2007/179/2
Street banners (2), 150th Anniversary of Rail, fabric, made for Railcorp, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2005

Pair of large, red and green street banners made of fabric. The banners bear the 150th Anniversary of Rail commemorative logo and text.

Production

These street banners would have been produced by a banner production company to the specifications of the City of Sydney Council. They are made from knitted polyester and hemmed on all edges.
2005

Source

Gift of RailCorp, 2007
14 November, 2007

Cite this Object

Street banners celebrating the 150th anniversary of rail 2014, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 23 June 2017, <https://ma.as/370818>
{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/370818 |title=Street banners celebrating the 150th anniversary of rail |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=23 June 2017 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}
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