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Sun Followers - Byron Bay, NSW, Australia
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Grahame Cookie
S 28° 38.528 E 153° 36.756
56J E 559872 N 6831508
Quick Description: This pair of Bicycle Tenders are a silhouette of the partly risen sun.
Location: New South Wales, Australia
Date Posted: 2/7/2019 11:46:54 PM
Waymark Code: WM101BC
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member kJfishman
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Long Description:
The pair of Bicycle Tenders are powder coated a bright yellow, and made of an almost complete circle of 'U'-channel steel - with the 'U' facing out to form the central Sun. With five 'A'-shaped sections of U-channel, bent with the channel facing in to the 'sun'. On the flat base 'of the horizon' that sun has risen above, is an etched plaque, (which happens to explain why I didn't see these when I was last in Byron Bay - Tuesday, 14 June, 2016). It reads:

Byron Bike Rack Project
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A community project in partnership with Stone & Wood Brewing Co. and Byron Shire Council
Created by Larc Collective, May 2018

These Bicycle Tenders are outside 'The Balcony Bar & Oyster Co.' on Lawson Street, Byron Bay - the 'Mecca' for surfers, and others that 'follow the sun' (and surf).

More details about this, and the other new Bicycle Tenders in Byron Bay, that resulted from a community competition in 2017, can be found at: Byron Bike Rack Project.

Address: 7 Lawson Street, Byron Bay, NSW, 2481, Australia

Visited: 0627, Sunday, 19 September, 2018
[This time I stopped in on a quick trip to Tweed Heads this particular morning for a CITO Event.]

TYPE: Figurative

Rising Sun

AMMENITIES: Drinking water

NEARBY: Post Office

OTHER (What else is nearby?): Sundry shops

How much do you pay for gasoline?: 2.00 (listed in local currency)

Did you ride your bike to get here?: No


IF NO, WHY NOT? (just kidding): Not listed

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