Posts Tagged: hard news

Townhouse plan in Melbourne’s north leaves residents reeling

Originally written for City Journal. Keilor Park locals are up in arms over a plan to build 72 townhouses in the centre of their neighbourhood. Lodged by the state government’s urban planning arm Development Victoria in June, the proposal would

Townhouse plan in Melbourne’s north leaves residents reeling

Originally written for City Journal. Keilor Park locals are up in arms over a plan to build 72 townhouses in the centre of their neighbourhood. Lodged by the state government’s urban planning arm Development Victoria in June, the proposal would

The problem with Victoria’s crime rate

Originally published in The Age. With Tammy Mills and Simon Schluter.  Victoria experienced its steepest drop in crime in a decade, but on the streets in Melbourne’s south-east, the statistics aren’t necessarily changing perception. Cranbourne. It’s one of Australia’s fastest

The problem with Victoria’s crime rate

Originally published in The Age. With Tammy Mills and Simon Schluter.  Victoria experienced its steepest drop in crime in a decade, but on the streets in Melbourne’s south-east, the statistics aren’t necessarily changing perception. Cranbourne. It’s one of Australia’s fastest

Kingston looks to boost local economy through Quanzhou partnership

Kingston City Council has revealed plans to enter into a sister city relationship with Quanzhou, China, with the aim of assisting local businesses. The plans come in the wake of…

Kingston looks to boost local economy through Quanzhou partnership

Kingston City Council has revealed plans to enter into a sister city relationship with Quanzhou, China, with the aim of assisting local businesses. The plans come in the wake of…

Melbourne’s first wave pool set to be built in Tullamarine

Australia’s first surf park is landing at Melbourne Airport, with construction scheduled to
begin on the Tullamarine site in late 2016.

Melbourne’s first wave pool set to be built in Tullamarine

Australia’s first surf park is landing at Melbourne Airport, with construction scheduled to
begin on the Tullamarine site in late 2016.