Windsocks Part 1
Imbil, Queensland, Australia

Date

2018

Designer

Five Mile Radius

Funding

Jungle Love Festival

 

Overview

Installation of 80 handmade windsocks on a hill in South East Queensland.  This project is about the weather,  giving festival goers a chance to see a real time mapping of windspeed and direction in a landscape. 

Notice the weather. 

 

The socks were made from one of the last batches of Australian cotton to be spun and woven in Australia. All processing facilities have now moved offshore. 

Materials

Recycled Paint rollers

100% Australian long staple cotton. 

Metal strapping

Gal pipes and reo (borrowed) 

Watch the film 

 

Team and Partners

Thanks to

Meriel Chamberlin

Full Circle Fibres

Jungle Love Festival

Brian and his wonderful family

Our volunteer team

Jackson Hamilton

Kimberly Hamilton 

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Five Mile Radius respectfully acknowledges the traditional owners of the land on which we work, looking for ways to understand a place through its history, climate and  its  resources.

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