TVC Graffiti Free Thirroul - Minutes and Actions

Saturday 16th November 2019 10am at Jose Jones Thirroul

ATTENDEES

John DALLA POZZA, Peter Spencer, Lynne Parker, Tony Horneman

CC for info:

Lucy, Ray Smith, Murray Jones, Barbara Mebberson, Linda Cortie, Heath Rhind, Paul Tuckerman, John Mebberson, Catherine Philps, Lila Dimoski

SCOPE:

To report and control illegal graffiti vandalism in the Thirroul area. Aim for ‘Graffiti Free Thirroul’.

DISCUSSION

  1. Offensive graffiti (Kill Men) in laneway beside Cucina Café, LHD, Thirroul.  Lucy spoke to owners of café but nothing has happened.  Tony H reported the graffiti to council 7Aug19, asking them to approach the owner about removing the graffiti.  Followup email sent 18Nov19.
  2. Graffiti on private property Redman Rd/King St (apartment complex beside Anitas theatre) has not been removed yet.  Peter S to investigate further.
  3. Lengthy discussion about what to do about Station St Thirroul wall opposite the school.  See attached pics. Letter from council 14Aug19 to Ryan Park says the council are unwilling to do anything about the graffiti at this time.  All agree that the ANZAC mural should remain.  The Thirroul Neighbourhood Centre (TNC) panel is ruined by graffiti.  Tony H to engage with TNC for their input on what can be done (does Murray have any contacts there?).  Seek councils advice of who actually owns the wall?  We could ask TfNSW if they could remove the graffiti on the next trackwork weekend?  Peter S offered to measure the wall to determine square meters of paint required to overpaint. (see images and letter below)

PAST MEETINGS

26th May18 (1st) 30th June 18 (2), 29th Sep 18 (3), 2nd Feb 19 (4), 18th May 19 (5), 17th Aug 19 (6), 16th Nov 19 (7)

KEY CONTACTS AND STAKEHOLDERS

Wollongong City Council (02) 4227 7111, 

Email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., 

Facebook page www.facebook.com/askwcc, 

Council’s website http://www.wollongong.nsw.gov.au/ Smartphone ‘Report It’ app.

Sydney Trains Feedback Webpage https://www.sydneytrains.info/contact_us/feedback

Endeavor Energy Website http://www.endeavourenergy.com.au

NBN Boxes https://www.nbnco.com.au/corporate-information/contact-us-form

Telstra https://say.telstra.com.au/customer/general/forms/report-damage-to-telstra-equipment

RTA boxes https://www.rms.nsw.gov.au/contact-us/index.html

 

NEXT MEETING 

Saturday 29th Feb 2020 at Jose Jones Thirroul

Regards

Tony Horneman

0411 213 715

station st wall

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Come along to our next meeting:
Sunday 26th April 2020 at 4pm
Railway Institute Hall in Thirroul.
Contact Murray Jones

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