Water Sensitive Urban Design: planning for resilient cities

Water Sensitive Urban Design: planning for resilient cities

  • 6 September 2018, 12–1.30pm
  • Monash University Law Chambers
    Auditorium Room 1
    555 Lonsdale Street, Melbourne, VIC, 3000


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Join Catherine Murphy from Monash University’s Urban Planning & Design as she discusses planning strategies for multi-purpose, hybrid infrastructures that address climate change dynamics and urban intensification in the previously wetland areas of Elwood and Arden Macaulay.

About the Speaker: Catherine Murphy

Catherine Murphy is a Senior Lecturer in the Department of Architecture at Monash, where she teaches in the new Master of Urban Planning and Design. Her current research is part of the Cooperative Research Centre for Water Sensitive Cities and explores integrated design and planning processes for new hybrid infrastructures that could enable cities to adapt to climate change impacts and population pressures.

Event partners

THE FESTIVAL OF URBANISM 5

Monash University Art Design & Architecture