Rally Day Information

Schedule

9:15 Bus Departure  - Oshawa - GM Truck Plant Parking lot - SE corner Wentworkth and Park  - see bottom of page for map

9:30 Bus Departure  - Newcastle United Church overflow parking lot, NE corner of Church and Emily Streets - see bottom of page for map 

9:45 Pickup at Pickering Town Centre - South parking lot of Pickering Town Centre off of Pickering Parkway near the lot entrance south of the Bay, W of Glenanna - see bottom of page for map

10:30-11:00 buses arrive at Queen's Park or staging area for walk 

11:00 at the latest, walk to Queen's Park 

11:15-12:45  speeches interspersed with street theatre, chanting, milling, etc.

12:50  begin loading buses

1:00-1:15 buses leave as they load

 

What to Wear

We are asking everybody to wear a white shirt or T-shirt to provide some uniformity and a sense of organization

Depending on the expected weather, consider bringing  sunscreen, a hat, and if rain is expected, a compact umbrella

 

Things to Bring

Lots of enthusism

A sign to carry - Signs will be available but if you want to build and bring your own, Click here for instructions on how to make one and suggested slogans.

A lunch or snack - make it garbageless - we have to practice what we preach - set a good example

Water - please no disposable plastic bottles

NOTE: No food or drink consumption on the buses

    

Oshawa Bus location - GM truck Plant parking lot

 GM Truck Plant Parking Lot

 

Newcastle Bus location - Newcastle United Church overflow Parking Lot

Newcastle United Church Overflow Parking

 

Pickering Bus pickup location - South parking lot of Pickering Town Centre off of Pickering Parkway near the lot entrance south of the Bay

South Parking Lot - Pickering Town Centre