Are our cities broken?

Published 17 March 2015 , 3:52 PM by 612 Afternoon show

Our economy no longer rides on the sheep’s back; Australia is now a nation of City dwellers – capital cities and regional cities.

Our cities – bringing wealth, cultural diversity,  great food, sport and recreation – however they grow more populated  which bring ever higher house prices,  longer commutes and heavier traffic as its residents are being forced further out and away from their workplaces.

So, can we solve our cities’ problems?


Both Caroline and Peter are keynote speakers are the upcoming International Urban Design conference in Brisbane.