I heard on the radio this morning that the route for the controversial Beijing Olympic Torch Relay had been released. After a bit of googling this is what I found (you should be able to click the image for a larger version, or follow the link below to download your own)…
Events ACT: Beijing Olympic Torch Relay
Events ACT: Official Canberra program (2mb PDF) (6:10am-2:15pm)
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ABC News: Canberra torch relay route released (juicy comments section being added to in rapid fire!)
…seeing as this kerfuffle will interrupt my daily commute to work, maybe I will join in the inevitable protests as well! I’m sure taking the torch so close to the Chinese Embassy will be a decision remembered fondly, despite Ted Quinlan saying on radio that it was just a coincidence. For those that haven’t caught on yet, the relay is the reason for the perimeter fencing that has been placed around the village recently.