Suburban planning models are not suitable for bushland – so why would we continue to rebuild with them?
Millions of Australians are struggling with unaffordable housing. It’s a systemic problem that’s been decades in the making, and only concerted system-wide reforms will fix it.
Policies for Indigenous Australians must better reflect and prioritise Indigenous cultural values.
One in four Australian households now rent their homes in the private rental market. Flexibility and lifestyle are key reasons some choose to rent even if they can afford to buy a home.
What started as a form of gardening activism, planted the seeds for a blossoming community movement, centred on inclusivity, sustainability and participation.
Since his undergraduate days at UNSW, Industrial Design Associate Lecturer Gonzalo Portas has focused on medical device design.
People die protecting homes. They are wrong to believe their homes will protect them.
There has been significant growth in small house living, but that doesn’t mean Australia should go big on them.
Trailblazing UNSW Sydney academics join distinguished alumni and friends on the 2020 Australia Day honours list.
The Dean of UNSW Built Environment says it’s possible to build more fire resistant homes, but designs need to use best practice principles to be resilient.
A research team from UNSW Built Environment is using 3D mapping technology to help improve fire safety and crisis response procedures for Fire and Rescue NSW.
Could city parklands be used to house endangered animal species?