We want the Powerhouse: social media campaign to highlight support for Parramatta move

An artist impression of the proposed Powerhouse Museum to be built by the river in Parramatta CBD.

An artist impression of the proposed Powerhouse Museum to be built by the river in Parramatta CBD.

Despite  the situation being described as a stab in the back and a betrayal of the people of western Sydney, Parramatta Council general manager Greg Dyer insists the State Government is still going to move the contents of the Powerhouse Museum to a purpose-built museum in Parramatta.

The government has given its strongest indication yet it could split the Powerhouse Museum’s collection of more than 500,000 objects between two sites in Ultimo and Parramatta.