Wolli Creek, the Cooks River, and the case of the missing bridges

Working from home in Wolli Creek, an intensively redeveloped suburb where 97% of residents also live in apartments, I can see a large green area – a combination of Waterworth Park, Gough Whitlam Park, and other smaller reserves in the low-rise suburb of Undercliffe. From my window it’s 250m to Waterworth Park – how convenient!Continue reading “Wolli Creek, the Cooks River, and the case of the missing bridges”

Accessibility and the Sydney Harbour Bridge

This year, our city achieved a major accessibility milestone with the opening of two lifts connecting the existing pedestrian path across the iconic Sydney Harbour Bridge.  The opening occurred in October this year and coincided with the 2018 Invictus Games. The two lifts, located at each end of the bridge, have capacity for two wheelchairs, twoContinue reading “Accessibility and the Sydney Harbour Bridge”