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88/137 Badge, 'Stop the Monsterail', anti Sydney Monorail protest badge, paper / metal / plastic, maker unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1986-1987. Click to enlarge.

Anti Sydney Monorail protest badge

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 …

Summary

Object No.

88/137

Object Statement

Badge, 'Stop the Monsterail', anti Sydney Monorail protest badge, paper / metal / plastic, maker unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1986-1987

Physical Description

Badge, 'Stop the Monsterail', anti Sydney Monorail protest badge, paper / metal / plastic, maker unknown, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 1986-1987

Dimensions

Depth

7 mm

Source

Credit Line

Source unknown

Acquisition Date

21 January 1988

Cite this Object

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Anti Sydney Monorail protest badge 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 3 October 2022, <https://ma.as/82427>

Wikipedia

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