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A guided cycle tour for art lovers
NAIDEE CHANGMOH - THE ASCETIC 2015 - Naidee Changmoh's cartoon-like bronze sculptures represent positive thinking, peace and simplicity.
Enjoy a relaxing 8.5 - 9 km flat-surface ride along the waterfront from Eleebana to the Art Gallery to learn about the new Lake Macquarie Sculpture Trail – A permanent outdoor artwork collection that will delight and inspire.
Please note: This event is for Lake Macquarie City residents, others may be waitlisted.
This event is FREE though you need to register for tour tickets.
You will meet at the first artwork, "Beach Blossom" located in the Eleebana Lions Park. Parking and amenities available here.
Antone Bruinsma Beach Blossom 2016 - Inspired by the native hibiscus flower and symbolises the human spirit rising with the energies of the sun
The tour will continue along, allowing you to stop at each sculpture to interact with the art, to learn more about each piece until you arrive at the art gallery.
You can choose to either wander around the Sculpture Park (part of the gallery grounds), return to Eleebana with your cycle guide or you could combine your love of art with coffee and visit the Awaba House Café to make more of a day of it.
From the meeting Point, Eleebana Lion's Park, to Lake Macquarie Art Gallery
The eclectic sculptures you will see on the tour, come from local and international artists, which adorn the lake foreshore and is a result of the State Government's initiatives to increase local tourism.
Guan Wei No.1 Sky Pig, 天猪，2017 - The relationship between humans and animals goes way back. People across all societies attribute different human characteristics to animals, and vice versa