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Adelaide’s Chinese whispers.

February 24, 2016

A little  oriental bird tells me that plans are afoot for a Chinese garden in the south parklands…

Which prompts me to urge the proposers, Adelaide City Council, to listen very closely to the Chinese whispers when undertaking the planning and design. It would be unfortunate if the idea were to  have a similar  outcome of the introduction of the Himeji Garden many moons ago to foster links with our Japanese sister city.

After an official visit some time later by a Japanese delegation, the south parklands landmark had (oops) to undergo extensive re-design..

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