Tue, 25 Aug|
Lawns of Parliament House
XR ACT at the Satellite Selfie (Tuesday)
This is a chance to take the ultimate selfie and GO BIG in our continued fight for climate action.
Time & Location
25 Aug 2020, 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Lawns of Parliament House, Federation Mall, Capital Hill ACT 2600, Australia
About the event
We’ll be using a mix of people and materials to SPELL. IT. OUT. to the Australian Government (because they sure need it).
*A Satellite Selfie??* During National Science Week this year, a satellite will fly over the ACT and surrounding areas and will capture an image of as much of Canberra and the people in it as possible to create a time-capsule image of Australia’s Capital from above.
Some key details:
Where: Lawns of Parliament House
Final flyover: Tuesday 25 August (rescheduled due to weather)
Time: 9.00am for set up, 10-11am with specific flyover times much shorter within this window.
Wear: same colours top and bottom. Bright red, yellow, orange, hi viz or shiny (eg stips of aluminimum foil will make colours pop.
Bring: additional materials/protest signs if you have them to help with the layout, your face mask and hand sanitiser and if you can wear bright colour clothes top and bottom.
Check: the weather and dress appropriately
Time: 9.00am for set up, 10 - 11am flyover window
Flyover 1: Monday, 17 August 2020
Flyover 2: Wednesday, 19 August 2020 - cancelled
Flyover 3: Friday, 21 August 2020 - cancelled