With only 72-hours left for you to oppose Apple's demolition permit for Fed Square, our record-breaking $40-million crowdfunding campaign to outbid Apple’s offer for Fed Square’s Yarra Building is our last-ditch attempt to save our city and our public square. Fed Square needs just 70 cents per Victorian per year to avoid Apple's wrecking ball – so let's bid to buy-back our public space. If every Victorian contributes just $7, Fed Square can stay as our city's public square for at least the next decade! Head to our Crowdfunding-partner Pozible to pledge $7 and support the public buy-back of Fed Square. Don't forget to make a heritage submission to oppose Apple's demolition permit for Fed Square before Wednesday.Continue readingIn a shock announcement Apple retail chief Angela Ahrendts has announced her imminent departure from Apple. This comes only a week after hosting an Australian journalist in Cupertino, California to tout her ‘Town Square’ strategy for Melbourne.Continue reading
FED SQUARE NOT APPLE SQUARE
We need to band together to convince our politicians to start listening to our views. Because right now, our politicians are spending too much time listening to Apple and its corporate lobbyists.
Invite your friends, family and colleagues to follow #OurCityOurSquare on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.
Voice your opinion - tell everyone around you how much you care about Fed Square!
TAKE ACTION FOR THE FUTURE OF FED SQUARE
As well as ringing your local MP, you can take the following actions right now: