Cities Go Wild with Child-friendly Design
In a part of Barcelona best known as a concrete transport hub, just a stone's throw from the bustling Sants railway station, a square has been...
Smart Street Furniture Will Revolutionise the Public Realm
Do you want to know if your city’s park benches or furniture are being used as a social space or for ‘rough sleeping’?
Sydney Stadiums Rebuilt with $2b Price Tag
Sydney's Olympic stadium will be rebuilt a year after the smaller Allianz Stadium gets the same treatment, with the combined works to reportedly cost $2 billion.
The ‘Other’ Opera House Architect
The Sydney Opera House was built by two architects, not one, says an historian who is determined to get recognition for the lesser-known Australian architect.
Lighting Up the City
While climate change abatement has generally focused on renewable energy, studies suggest that an often over-looked solution is energy efficiency. Illumination sustainability is a new strategic...
Australian Built Environment Failing People with Disability
“We want to contribute to Australian society but we usually find that we can’t access the workplace, can’t access public venues, can’t have a holiday because...
Pocket Parks: Rich Experiences, Small Spaces
A seemingly insignificant void or underused space in our urban landscape can provide enormous opportunity for the creation of positive community impact.
New Royal Adelaide Hospital Comes up ‘Short’
Doctors are "horrified" by the lack of adequate space at the new $2 billion Royal Adelaide Hospital, opposition health spokesman Stephen Wade says.
Vic Gov Wants More Value on Construction Projects
Plans to generate more social and economic value and to implement value capture mechanisms will be required on major state precinct projects, public land development and...