Planning

Anna Wiman isometric Sydney

Our cities need a governance revolution

Our capital cities are not just badly governed. They are not governed. We need a governance revolution, argues Tim Williams.

Oslo shows Sydney how an airport city is done

Sydney has announced plans for a “world class” aerotropolis, but Oslo, Norway has now revealed its own airport city, which will be powered entirely by renewables and smart-enabled, setting the bar for what world class actually means.

Biophilic design

Push for Melbourne’s metro stations to go biophilic

Could Melbourne’s new underground metro stations become leading examples of biophilic design principles in action? A research team from Deakin University and Ecopolis has given the Melbourne Metro Rail Authority every reason to try.