Badge, propaganda, protest, anti Sydney Monorail, “Stop the Monsterail”, Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1986-87

Made 1986-1987

This is a badge worn in protest over the construction of the Sydney Monorail. The Monorail was a limited public transport system which operated between 1988 and 2013 on a 3.6-km elevated single continuous loop track with eight stations connecting Darling Harbour and Chinatown with Sydney’s central business and shopping districts.

In protest against the planned construction of the Monorail, Sydney Citizens Against the Proposed Monorail (SCAPM) was formed in December 1985 with its legal adviser,...

Summary

Object No.

88/137

Physical Description

Badge, propaganda, protest, anti Sydney Monorail, "Stop the Monsterail", Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1986-87

Dimensions

Depth

7 mm

Production

made

1986-1987

Source

Credit Line

Source unknown

Acquisition Date

22 January 1988

Cite this Object

Harvard

Badge, propaganda, protest, anti Sydney Monorail, "Stop the Monsterail", Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1986-87 2018, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 17 August 2018, <https://ma.as/82427>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/82427 |title=Badge, propaganda, protest, anti Sydney Monorail, "Stop the Monsterail", Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1986-87 |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=17 August 2018 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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