The modern context seems to view land as being useful ONLY if it can be somehow made to make, save or hoard money for individuals.
It is a comment about how the rivers who originate from the mountain & who remain somewhat protected within the circular confines of the national park are completely disrespected on the other side; they are polluted, their course is altered & their river banks are denuded.
It is a comment about how the songlines have been replaced with landlines.
It is a passionate comment, without aggression but with inconsolable sadness.
The LWAW is hosted & funded by the trust & each year there is a theme for the submissions to comply with.
This year the theme was 'Rising'.