Discourse | Could car parks soon be a relic of the past? Four academics discuss how, in the coming decades, cities will transform car parking wastelands into vibrant activity spaces.
News | A revised version of The 30-Year Plan for Greater Adelaide lays out plans to increase density while limiting high-rises.
News | Former US vice president Al Gore will be among the speakers at the Ecocity World Summit to be held in Melbourne in July.
News | First published in 2016, the Global Street Design Guide argues that the prioritisation of private motorists has made cities around the world less liveable.
News | Citizen Jane focuses on Jacobs, well-known for both her activism and writing on urban planning. BIG Time charts the life of Ingels over a five-year period.
News | Co-hosted by the Australian Institute of Architects and the Planning Institute of Australia, the panel will bring together leading Australian and international architects.
News | Demographia’s annual World Urban Areas report is a survey of the size, population and density of every urban agglomeration in the world with a population above half a million people.
News | The inaugural conference will be held in Melbourne and will look to implement the United Nations’ New Urban Agenda.
News | The Victorian government has introduced new planning controls for a 42-kilometre stretch of the Yarra River corridor.
News | An overhaul of the NSW planning legislation will see the role and value of design introduced as a new object of the Environmental Planning and Assessment Act.
News | The Greater Sydney Commission has released a draft amendment of its 40-year vision for Greater Sydney and the first 20-year draft District Plans for public comment.
News | A new book titled Planning for Coexistence? aims to connect urban planners and Indigenous communities and help the two work together effectively.
Review | A discussion of Monash University’s Clayton campus, exploring opportunities and challenges facing the suburban educational hub.
News | In the most comprehensive urban planning strategy for Sydney in nearly half a century, height limits in parts of the CBD could be lifted to over 300 metres.
News | The world’s largest tactile street sign network has been launched in Sydney, with braille and raised lettering signs now in place at every signalized pedestrian crossing.
News | Bennelong Bridge, a privately funded no-car bridge traversing the Parramatta River in Sydney has opened.
News | The City of Adelaide has launched a holistic design manual to guide the creation of sustainable and attractive public spaces.
Discourse | Paul Burton, professor of urban management and planning, pens an open letter to the new federal assistant minister for cities and digital transformation.
News | The Victorian state government has supported 40 recommendations to improve outcomes for Melbourne’s urban renewal precinct.
Discourse | RMIT researcher Anitra Nelson discusses the importance of environmental justice as Australia’s capital cities expand.