Let’s map our cities differently


and · Saturday, March 4, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


South Sydney’s Poppy Burnett and Alex Grilanc collaborated on this work, which was selected as a finalist in a text-and-image competition hosted by the Overland literary journal, 2016

Euston-McEvoy-Lachlan: ‘connectivity’ carnage!


· Friday, March 3, 2017 · 1 Comment 


The first Alexandria to Moore Park Connectivity (Euston-McEvoy-Lachlan) upgrade community consultation was held at short notice at a back-street venue (far from public transport) in another suburb. Worse was the sense of spin and disingenuous objectives attendees were left with.

Upgrade to Platforms 6 & 7


· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Over Christmas the Heritage Council of NSW advertised for submissions on a Sydney Trains proposal to replace platforms 6 and 7 at Redfern station.

Light rail’s heavy impact on Devonshire Street


· Wednesday, February 15, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Many small businesses in Devonshire Street have been hit by falling trade because of the ALTRAC Light Rail project and 18 months of construction hasn’t started yet.

Redfern – second class wait here


and · Monday, February 13, 2017 · Leave a Comment 


Still “no upgrade works currently committed to or funded”.

Artists urge: ‘Adopt a tree to save Sydney Park’


· Friday, December 9, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


An eminent Australian photojournalist and two significant Sydney artists mounted a free exhibition in Stanmore last month to highlight the importance of Sydney Park and its trees, and to enlist support against its destruction by WestConnex.

Free breakfast if you bike to work


· Monday, October 10, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


Bicycle Network General Manager of Behaviour Change, Tess Allaway, said that National Ride2Work Day is a great tool for Aussies to get in the routine of active travel….

Eveleigh Heritage Festival goes full steam ahead


· Monday, October 10, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


Taking place at the Australian Technology Park’s Innovation Plaza from 10am to 3pm, the Mirvac-hosted event will shine a spotlight on the fascinating history of this iconic location….

WestConnex: A rushed, billion-dollar bandaid?


· Saturday, October 8, 2016 · 1 Comment 


WestConnex is another example of the ill-considered and poorly implemented initiatives that have been the Baird Government’s trademark.

UrbanGrowth finally speaks about Waterloo public housing


· Wednesday, June 15, 2016 · Leave a Comment 


It is a truth universally acknowledged that punters sitting through a government “consultation process” must ask themselves the question, “Are we being bullshitted?”