Buried down in the tail of the article is this little tidbit:
The organisers promise another next year; let’s have several. John Mackey, the Arboretum’s chairman, has revealed plans for a 6000-seat Greek-style amphitheatre. It could cost $30 million.
What better gift to the nation as Canberra approaches its centenary in 2013 than the creation of our very own Aspen or Tanglewood, among the trees and forests of the world?