FRUIT-BASED FLASH MOB TO FIGHT FOR FED SQUARE SATURDAY AUGUST 4
STRICT EMBARGO TO 11AM SATURDAY AUGUST 4
SATURDAY AUGUST 4 10.30AM SHARP for five to 10 minutes.
FEDERATION SQUARE, between Chocolate Buddha restaurant and the Yarra Building.
A giant Poison Apple will enter the Square, destroying all life.
A colourful bunch of larger than life fruits (not apples) will come to the rescue restoring life.
Dozens of supporters expected. It will be theatrical, family-friendly and will provide great vision. It will gather those who oppose the development of an Apple store in Federation Square and appeal to anyone who loves a bit of street theatre.
NOTE: This flash mob is top secret, organisers would appreciate it stayed that way until completion.
The flash mob is the idea of organiser Amy Learmonth who has flown down from Brisbane to stage the event. Interviews with Amy available following the event. Mobile: 0416 138 012.
This event is independent of Our City Our Square which is leading the campaign to keep Apple out of Fed Square but the group can be contacted via Brett de Hoedt 0414 713 802.
Media should be in place by 10.30.