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In December I wrote a piece about Adelaide’s long established Central Market, set to celebrate its 150th anniversary next year. Now I’ve come...

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I’m reminded that sometimes life dishes up just the lesson we need – right when we need it – as an unplanned trip finds me in Adelaide Central...

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We tend to think of rapid urbanisation as something that happens somewhere else, like China. But it’s happening here too, right in front of our...

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The most recognizable characteristic of Australian urban development is the adversarial nature of its process. Every day brings highly publicized...

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At New York’s High Line a handful of vendors operate from trailers clustered between its southern entrance and the new Whitney Museum of American...

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It is universally understood that the quality of public realm determines the liveability of cities and towns. Accessible to all, public realm is the...

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Lately I’ve been thinking about Undesign. I know that’s a strange word and perhaps someone has a better one. One way or another, I’ve spent...

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The Australia I inhabit has become a place where order and conformity are admired while deviation from the norm is generally unwelcome. Quite how...

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As a pretty regular traveler over Sydney’s Anzac Bridge I’ve watched the Edwin Davey Flour Mill site with interest over many years. Although...

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