We Are What We Build
As our rates of obesity, asthma, heart disease and depression soar, we are beginning to understand how the built environment can either enhance or damage our...
City Builders in Sync with Customers
A chance to love our suburbs is within reach. The way forward is clear: the customer knows what they want better than you do and is...
Green Star Statistics Confirm Sustainability is Here to Stay
More than 2,600 families will be living in Green Star apartments, 8,000 students will study in Green Star schools, 80,000 will be living in masterplanned communities...
Five Principles for Sustainable Communities
The GBCA’s Green Star - Communities National Framework has established five principles to help and encourage the development of new and existing sustainable communities in Australia.
Master Planning the Great Suburban Re-design
The ageing of Australia is becoming a more frequently discussed topic, and so it should.
Vertical Gardens to Cultivate Sustainable Skyscraper
A new concept for a twisted tower and vertical garden city has been unveiled by two Berlin architects.
Transport Network Gaps Isolating Melbourne’s Growing Suburbs
In a new report, Auditor-General John Doyle has called out the state for not developing ample transport infrastructure and services for Melbourne's growing areas.