Initiator & collaborator with 99 people with a disability, Civic Railway. Funded by the Newcastle (colonial) Bicentenary Corporation Newcastle
In 1997 access to Newcastle’s cultural precinct was not possible at the adjacent train station. CityRail was shamed into providing a ramp within two weeks for the opening of this project. Use of the Disability Discrimination Act was untested at this time and legal processes in this area were considered protracted and complex.