Tag: Culture

An inscription over the Aboriginal flag on the back of a gym in Redfern, 22 June 2014.
Practice | Ed Wensing | 6 Jul 2017

Indigenous rights in land use planning strengthened in Queensland

An unprecedented law has been passed that requires the planning system to protect and promote Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander knowledge, culture and tradition.

Afghan Bazaar Cultural Precinct by Hassell/Sinatra Murphy.
Places | 10 Jan 2017

Afghan Bazaar Cultural Precinct

An emblematic urban streetscape that is integrated and responsive to the local and broader Afghan community.

The City of Adelaide created a dual naming process to bring Kaurna words into the cityscape. Pictured here is the Riverbank Bridge by Taylor Cullity Lethlean (TCL), Aurecon and Tonkin Zulaikha Greer (TZG), which crosses the Karrawirra Pari (River Torrens).
Practice | Frances Wyld | 16 Nov 2016

The Moving City as palimpsest

In Australia our cities are built upon the lands of Indigenous peoples, but Indigenous people are still here; their culture is still here. To see it we must stop, listen and look for the signs.