The possible development of a community garden following the closure of a railway line, has been a prominent issue among current media. The newsletter, “Getting our future back on The rails – slowly” is published by The Grow Slow Garden Group as a proposal to the local city council for the establishment of a community garden. The leader of the group contends in a diplomatic and convincing tone, that the establishment of a community garden will not only contribute to a “greener Australia”, however will furthermore aid the hip pocket of “hundreds of millions across the globe”. This newsletter is accompanied by two visuals, which aids the leader in convincing his target audience of individuals living near the east of the central business who are affected by such eyesore.
The author asserts that a community garden is a growing global trend and the council should use this as an opportunity to get on board with the rest of the world.