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We are assured that public transport – usually in the form of heavy commuter rail - will 'solve' the rising congestion problem. If you believe that, please share whatever's in your Kool-Aid.
by Ross Elliott - 4/08/2022 - 5 comments
Alternatively, the Australian Government could follow the example set by our Kiwi cousins and take direct action on planning laws.
by Natalie Rayment - 26/05/2022 - 20 comments
Covid accelerated a global trend that long predated it: an awakening appreciation of what our suburbs offered, and the potential for their renewal.
by Ross Elliott - 23/05/2022 - 4 comments
For the worst-crafted, most ineffectual policy of this election campaign it would be hard to go past Rich Uncle Albo's shared equity housing scheme.
by Graham Young - 13/05/2022 - 20 comments
But first, old thinking about schools needs to change to allow for the opportunities that the future presents and to avoid an inevitable shortage of places in suitable locations.
by Ross Elliott - 5/05/2022 - 15 comments
Clearly, there's a real need for more affordable housing options for Queenslanders.
by Natalie Rayment - 20/04/2022 - 3 comments
They have served the industry well enough but come from an era of factory mode office work, with workers dutifully lined up at their cubicles, all arriving at the same times and mostly leaving at the same times.
by Ross Elliott - 7/04/2022 - 4 comments
Humanity has more knowledge than ever before, but all that knowledge has not made us wise. We all need meaning and purpose in our lives.
by Steven Schwartz - 2/03/2022 - 11 comments
To reflect on how long we've known about the problems and done nothing about it, is downright depressing.
by Ross Elliott - 27/01/2022 - 7 comments
In the age of money, when universities, museums and orchestras routinely assess their economic impact in dollars and cents, poetry stands apart.
by Steven Schwartz - 31/12/2021 - 4 comments
Not only are buses much cheaper as public transport but they also make use of the existing road network, they can be re-routed in response to changing needs.
by Ross Elliott - 17/12/2021 - 7 comments
Users should fund their own recharging centres and insurance, and all road users should contribute fairly to the costs of road building and maintenance.
by Viv Forbes - 10/12/2021 - 11 comments


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