AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes

AUSTRALIA ~ The Antipodes
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Thursday, March 5, 2015

will the pier really be saved...


hopeful sign at Dromana pier over a year ago...
The sign has now gone, and the pier has not been repaired...


Instead, these signs appear at any celebrations in Dromana...
The one above appeared at the 2015 Australia Day celebrations on the Dromana foreshore...


a humble old pier
visitors and locals unite
to save a treasure


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6 comments:

Norma Ruttan said...

so sorry that it's still not repaired, so sad. I hope the community can attain the goal.

Marleen said...

That's a sad thing. Hope they will do something about it.

Tom said...

Good things take time. Tom The Backroads Traveller

Sallie (FullTime-Life) said...

Oh how sad .. I love wooden piers and agree that they are treasures worth saving....hope the fundraising efforts work.

happywonderer.com said...

Signs with a purpose. Hope it's restored.

Lesley said...

It is a shame when things like this are not taken care of and then the costs of repair spiral out of control. Hope the community efforts pay off.

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