Gateway to Opportunity

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60sqm
Carss Park, NSW

Depicting the opening of the Carss Park are for habitation by developer Arthur Rickard. The mural, which had to be completed by 26 January 2001, is located at the small strip shopping centre entrance to the park.

Workshops in the Historical Society in Carss Cottage allowed the consultation of archives and a meeting with the local public; the grey cockatoo included in the piece was painted from a photograph submitted by a local couple who lived above the news agency, it was their cockatoo they had had for 30 years.