ON Friday, Sydneysiders heading to work in the CBD in the morning were greeted with a giant, hot pink condom covered over the obelisk monument in Hyde Park.
Organised by LGBTI health promotion body ACON, the “giant condom” will remain there until Wednesday as part of a campaign to raise awareness on safe sex and HIV prevention among men who have sex with men.
The unveiling of the condom has attracted headlines around the country and became a social media sensation, with users using the #giantcondom hashtag to accompany their posts.
On Saturday, the Star Observer visited Hyde Park to ask what passersby thought of the giant condom. These are some of what they had to say: