Urbanism

Savannah de Savary

Gamifying the planning process to bring young people into the fold

A digital engagement tool that relies on gamification elements could bring hard-to-reach community members, including time-strapped millennials, into Australia’s planning process.  The tool’s creator, founder and chief executive officer of…

Why some people hate trees and 5 ways to love them

It’s National Tree Day on Sunday, 28 July. This will probably cause some people a degree of annoyance because, despite the proven benefits of trees for cooling shade, biodiversity, amenity and human wellbeing, many Australians simply don’t like them.