Crown Street Mall art will ‘look like it’s off the back of a truck’

Kate McIlwain
By Kate McIlwain
Updated September 25 2017 - 9:36am, first published 9:30am
"It will be a contrast to the very square effect that’s here," Gordon Bradbery, pictured with artist Mike Hewson, said.

More than 200 tonnes of rock will be lifted in to Crown Street Mall over the next six weeks, as Wollongong’s controversial public art piece is installed.

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Kate McIlwain

Kate McIlwain

Journalist

For the past 11 years, I've helped the Illawarra Mercury set the news agenda across the region. In that time I've covered breaking news, education, politics, urban affairs, council, environment, data journalism and development news. More recently, I became the paper's health reporter - covering the stories of Illawarra workers and residents two years into a global pandemic and at a time where our health systems are stretched to the limit.