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Having just read a column of hers slamming the proposed high-rise tower complex for inner-city Pyrmont's Fish Market site, it was amusing to see her bash the other end of the spectrum. Where would Farrelly have people live?
by John Muscat - 17/09/2021 - 2 comments
Interstate migration is one of those news stories that media networks love because of the easy headlines and 'human interest' angles.
by Ross Elliott - 3/09/2021 - 4 comments
Harris' China narrative seems to have drifted away from the Biden doctrine
by Murray Hunter - 1/09/2021 - 4 comments
The JCPOA was a foolish manoeuvre when it was enacted in 2015 and seeking to revive it is foolish now.
by Slater Bakhtavar - 26/08/2021 - 7 comments
The US withdrawal from Afghanistan has left a massive geo-political vacuum.
by Murray Hunter - 25/08/2021 - 5 comments
'These are not the robber barons of the 1800s... They are Apollo's children.'
by Binoy Kampmark - 20/07/2021 - 13 comments
Urban planning Twitter is full of laments, mostly from Americans, about the impact of freeways built since the 1950s on inner-city precincts. Many claim they were created with racist intentions.
by John Muscat - 30/06/2021 - 4 comments
When the Hawke-Keating Government in 1991 announced the Better Cities program to revitalise previously run down (mostly inner city) areas, it was the New Farm–Teneriffe area identified by then Brisbane Lord Mayor Jim Soorley as one ripe for renewal.
by Ross Elliott - 21/05/2021 - 2 comments
Many Australian CBDs continue to languish, with major CBDs only at from one third to two thirds of their pre-pandemic occupancy levels, despite the end of lockdowns and the lifting of many restrictions.
by Ross Elliott - 28/04/2021 - 6 comments
What I have issue with, is people, who push the case for rail transport to the point of advocating projects that clearly have no hope of ever being economic.
by Brendan O'Reilly - 23/04/2021 - 50 comments
Environmentalism, complete with fear of global-warming (a modern day reincarnation of Hell?), has now established itself as a major religion in developed countries.
by Brendan O'Reilly - 1/02/2021 - 33 comments
Mr. Covid has been the best city and regional planner Australia has ever had. The suburbs will shine and regions will grow.
by Ross Elliott - 5/01/2021 - 5 comments


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