How important is cycling in Australian cities?

New data shows cycling is already a much more important transport mode than policy-makers recognise. More trips are made by bicycle on a weekday in Melbourne than are made by either tram or bus

How important is cycling in Australian cities?


Why are Australians downsizing their dogs?

The shift towards higher density living seems an obvious reason why Australians are apparently downsizing their dogs; but there are other possible explanations, like fashion

Why are Australians downsizing their dogs?


Surely the 30-minute city makes sense for primary school trips?

 

Surely the 30-minute city makes sense for primary school trips?


Does this historic building require more “breathing space”?

Critics say a proposed new residential tower to be built next door to Brisbane’s historic former Customs House will endanger the heritage values of the old building

Does this historic building require more “breathing space”?


How safe is cycling on roads in Australian cities?

Cycling on roads in large cities like Melbourne is much more likely to get you killed than driving, but the risk is still extremely low and the individual and social benefits are high

How safe is cycling on roads in Australian cities?


Has Turnbull’s cities rhetoric radicalised the Liberal Premiers?

Comments by Australia’s conservative Premiers indicate the PM isn’t alone in his embrace of new urbanist philosophy. It seems traditional political understandings might need to be revised

Has Turnbull’s cities rhetoric radicalised the Liberal Premiers?