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Government Prepares to Sell Sirius

KEY ANNOUNCEMENTS The NSW Government is preparing to sell Sirius. Family and Community Services has written to the residents of Sirius (a redacted copy of the letter below). The Save Our Sirius Foundation has been working on alternatives to put before the government. What follows is one alternative that would save the building, retain a […]

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Surviving the Relocation

Every night for two years Myra has turned on the SOS lights in her top-floor Sirius unit to send a simple message to Mike Baird – Save Our Sirius. The message has been taken up internationally, with Sirius leading the #SOSBrutalism campaign to “save our concrete monsters” and featuring in dozens of international media stories. […]

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Let them age in place

The Relocation of public housing tenants – removing them from Millers Point and destroying the only community many of them know – is described as brutal in a new university study. The experiences of residents who have experienced the Relocation are documented in a paper by Professor Alan Morris, Institute for Public Policy and Governance, […]

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