Creating Liveable Cities – Regenerating Geelong’s Northern Waterfront

‘Does the Geelong community want to be a Waterfront City with a port at its front door, inhibiting city growth and liveability? As the city of Geelong grows in population, Geelong and the region understandably feel the pressure of accommodating more people, jobs and food production. However, when we look at the densities required in global … More Creating Liveable Cities – Regenerating Geelong’s Northern Waterfront

Geelong Residents get on their Bikes

Do Geelong community want a cycle and pedestrian friendly city? On Saturday June 15th Cycle Geelong will host a Geelong Cycling Forum: a public discussion about community bicycle transportation, covering aspects such as safety, infrastructure and networks in Geelong. This forum comes at a crucial time in the region with numerous transport strategies underway amongst … More Geelong Residents get on their Bikes

Sustainable Communities of Northern Europe – September 2011

I am planning a brief trip through Northern Europe.  It will be an educational and inspirational visit, brought about by the acceptance of my paper on organisational sustainability at the World Sustainable Conference in Helsinki in late October. I have but 4 weeks till departure to locate the best sustainable communities to visit in London, Paris, Copenhagen (or Kobenhavn), … More Sustainable Communities of Northern Europe – September 2011