'The gum tree at Burnside Village is dead. It will be cut down tomorrow, Sat. 3 August I think it is a tragic loss of another beautiful indigenous Australian tree that can no longer live and provide habitat for local fauna'.
Don Dunstan • former Premier of South Australia • The first South Australian to grace the steps of Parliament House in his famous pink shorts • responsible for many progressive achievements in South Australia including Rundle Mall. Photo re-published by Herald Sun 9 Oct 2012. • Don Dunstan & his pink shorts • Adelaide city icon • Adelaide's icons • riawati