Lane Cove Plaza was officially opened on 26 November 1977. 40 years later Council is celebrating the Plaza as the heart of Lane Cove…
Watch the ABC News item on Lane Cove Plaza circa 1977:
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Download the Plaza Anniversary Booklet and view the milestones that led to its official opening in 1977 or collect a copy of the celebration booklet available for free at Lane Cove Library and Lane Cove Civic Centre.
In addition to free commemorative pins made available throughout the Plaza this week there are also a number of activities taking place:
Exhibition: Municipal Art Collection
24 November – 31 December 10:00am – 5:00pm
Lane Cove Library
The Plaza features heavily as a subject in the Lane Cove Municipal Art Collection. Visit the Local Studies Section of Lane Cove Library for an exhibition that captures life in the Plaza.
At the heart of it all
23 November Lane Cove Plaza
Celebrating the role of the green as the heart of the Plaza is a larger than life red heart ready for everyone to enjoy – sit on it, play on it or snap a photo, it’s up to you!
A glimpse into 40 years
23 – 30 November Lane Cove Plaza
Take a closer look at the images that show life before and after the Plaza with a series of banners around the Lloyd Rees Bandstand.