2017 29 Nov

Taking it to the streets

Originator of Link and Place approach to street design headlines Smart Urban Futures conference

2017 20 Oct

Let's talk snakes ...

Snakes are all around us, but here's why you shouldn't let that deter you from walking!

2017 7 Jul

Crossings save lives

NSW report shows the risk of traffic lights with missing pedestrian crossings

2016 21 Jun

Falls research update

Falls in the street send over 5,000 pedestrians to hospital each year, in Victoria alone

2015 13 Oct

Bendigo wants to walk

A huge survey of Bendigo residents shows the importance of walking to a regional city, especially its children

2015 1 Oct

Kids in cotton wool

Research confirms fewer and fewer Australian kids are allowed to walk without adults

2013 25 Mar

A Plan for a Walkable Melbourne!

Victoria Walks has prepared a Plan for a Walkable Melbourne, as part of the debate on the new Metropolitan Planning Strategy.

2013 27 Feb

Prompting stair use

Point-of-decision-prompts increase stair climbing in a Singapore train station.

2013 5 Feb

UK moves to lower speed

The UK government is now proposing 20 mph (32 km) speed limits to promote pedestrian safety.

2010 13 Jul

Path to Nowhere

Council rejects funding Kilmore East footpath (small version)

2009 24 Nov

Clem Newton-Brown

Clem-Newton Brown, Liberal candidate for seat of Prahran in next year's State election happy to discuss any general issues

2009 9 Jun

Another study shows walking is good for local business

A new study "Bike Lanes, On-Street Parking and Business" by the Clean Air Partnership (Toronto, Canada) has found that customers arriving by foot and bicycle visit the most often and spent the most money at neighbourhood shopping streets.

2009 3 Jun

At last, a letter!

Stonnington Council responds to a submission requesting pedestrian crossings at six locations around Toorak