Free screening of a great documentary about a community garden space in Northcote, called "Our Apple Tree Herbert Street". Features an interview with the director of Urban Reforestation, Emily Ballantyne-Brodie. See how a community initiative helped to improve the local environment and meet the people behind it.
Local Food Distribution Service Peach & Pear has begun work in Bayside Melbourne. Peach & Pear is a small business in the bay side that offers a unique service to deliver organic fruit and vegetables to your door step each week.
Recently Urban Reforestation and Sustainable Everyday completed the Dandenong Food Strategy (Australia's First Design-Led Food Strategy) in partnership with the Field Institute.
Our very own Yoav Goldwein ventured to China as a part of the Victorian Government's Trade Mission with the Urban Design Delegation in October 2013. Here are some of his thoughts and urban planning insights on this fascinating country that is full of contradictions and a whole lot of people!
A lot can be said about the transformation of Melbourne's Central Business District (CBD) over the last two decades. From being an empty lifeless core, the heart of Melbourne reinvented itself as THE place to shop, drink and eat in almost any hour of the day (Melbourne does go to sleep at some point!).