|Mali Draper & Dan Waine
April 24 - May 7
|Instructions for use of the app Echoes to access the Sound Walk.
1. Download the Echoes app from the App Store or Google Play onto your phone.
the search tool to find the walk titled Down Through The Clouds And
Back Through Time Again, or scan the QR code on the rear of the map.
3. Make sure your GPS is enabled.
4. Head to the Princes Park main entrance gate (off Princes Avenue / Road), connect your headphones and start walking.
Audio will be triggered when you physically walk inside a blue
geofenced area marked on the map by using GPS to determine your
6. Make sure
to stay inside the blue geofenced area when a clip is playing, straying
from these areas will end the audio and you will need to re-enter the
same area which will restart the clip.
7. At the centre of the
sound walk you'll find a crossroads of areas titled 'Remix'. This area
is slightly different from the rest of the walk. The idea here is that
you walk in between the layered geofenced areas, remixing the
soundscape for yourself by changing your direction.
8. To bring
up the speech transcriptions and audio descriptions for each sound
piece, click on the blue geofenced area within the app.
9 You can stream the walk using your mobile data or download and save it offline for unreliable connectivity.