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88/137 Badge, propaganda, protest, anti Sydney Monorail, "Stop the Monsterail", Sydney, NSW, Australia, 1986-87. Click to enlarge.

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

Object Statement

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

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 19 March 2019, <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=19 March 2019 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

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