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Dr Carl Grodach to lead Monash University’s Art Design and Architecture new Master of Urban Planning and Design

Researcher and educator Dr Carl Grodach has been selected as Foundation Head of Monash University’s new Master of Urban Planning and Design course.

Design & architecture

No harm done? 'Sexual entertainment districts make the city a more threatening place for women

Increasingly liberal attitudes to sex have allowed for greater public celebration of sexual diversity, but the desires of heterosexual men still dominate urban environments.

Design & architecture

Density threatens liveability if we miss the big picture of how a city works

Melbourne has been repeatedly awarded the accolade of world’s most liveable city. This is no doubt due in large part to the excellent public domain Melbourne offers. Its parks and leafy suburbs provide green amenity, and the city has great public

Design & architecture
Robert Nelson

Let’s settle this: inner city living is more sustainable

by Robert Nelson There’s plenty of debate over the future of sustainable urban planning. Is it outer suburban sprawl that’s unsustainable, or is it high-density inner city living that’s at...

Robert Nelson

Let’s settle this: inner city living is more sustainable

by Robert Nelson There’s plenty of debate over the future of sustainable urban planning. Is it outer suburban sprawl that’s unsustainable, or is it high-density inner city living that’s at...

Robert Nelson

Let’s settle this: inner city living is more sustainable

by Robert Nelson There’s plenty of debate over the future of sustainable urban planning. Is it outer suburban sprawl that’s unsustainable, or is it high-density inner city living that’s at...