Category: Infrastructure

  • Observations from Australia’s first Micromobility Conference

    Observations from Australia’s first Micromobility Conference

    Over the weekend I attended Australia’s first micromobility conference. The sessions were organised into themes reflecting the challenges Australia faces in transitioning it’s transport network and urban planning – from car and highway dominated streets to a safer, lower emission and more pleasant city permitting cycling, walking and other journeys.

  • Mapping Sydney Billboards: Every QMS advertising panel in Sydney

    Mapping Sydney Billboards: Every QMS advertising panel in Sydney

    Map live at SydneyAdvertisingMap.com If you live in Sydney you will have seen them – the 86 inch advertising screens in the City of Sydney Council. These advertising panels are known as communication pylons in the language of the developer approvals. The Sydney Morning Herald reported the City of Sydney paused the rollout due to […]

  • The Drying Green opening – a new Green Square park

    The Drying Green opening – a new Green Square park

    On Saturday the 15th of October, Clover Moore (Lord Mayor of the City of Sydney) opened The Drying Green, the new centerpiece park of Green Square. It’s been in construction since March 2018 and includes areas of grass, wetlands which filter stormwater before it enters the wider system, and a barbecue and seating area. It also includes Stream, a solar powered artwork highlighting the sites connection to water.