We are seeking to commission a
suitably qualified and experienced artist or creative team to develop a public
art memorial which will serve as a designated place for reflection and to
acknowledge those in the Victorian community impacted by road trauma.
artwork will be a significant cultural asset in our public art collection and become a destination point of interest for local
residents and visitors to the region. The budget for the commission is up to
$100,000 (one hundred thousand dollars) +GST.
Road crashes have a devastating and long lasting impact on
people involved, their friends and families and the wider community including
emergency service personnel and medical staff who assist with road rescue and
The Transport Accident Commission (TAC), in partnership
with the City of Greater Geelong, Road Trauma Support Services Victoria (RTSSV),
and the Synod of Victoria and Tasmania, Uniting Church in Australia (UCAVT),
support the need among the Geelong and the wider-Victorian community to provide
a place for solace, reflection and acknowledgement of people who have lost
their lives or been seriously injured on Victorian roads.
More information including submission details is in the attachment below.