Strathewen Letterbox Project
Author: Marion Oakley
Location: Strathewen, Shire of Nillumbik, Victoria, Australia
Funding Body: Regional Arts Victoria – Arts Recovery Quick Response Grant
Description: Local resident engages her community to create 60 letterboxes to reinvigorate the area and are placed for people lost to the Victorian Fires 2009. Letters were exchanged in the community through the letterboxes which gives a private and intimate connection to the maker of the letterbox and place for healing.