Public infrastructure

Article
7 April 2017

The global focus on US President Donald Trump has largely been on his inflammatory rhetoric and relative inexperience. A less substantive body of commentary has considered his policy platform,...

Article
6 April 2017

The privatisation of urban infrastructure in Australia is an ironic story and we now live with the consequences of the sell-off, writes Phillip O'Neill.

Article
3 April 2017

Key questions around critical infrastructure need to be better considered. How is it critical, when and for whom?

Report
20 March 2017

This Victorian Ombudsman report reveals Mt Buller and Mt Stirling senior management spent more than $85,000 of public funds on international family travel, entertaining friends, bonuses and prizes...

Strategy
11 March 2017

Plan Melbourne builds on the legacy of values that have made Melbourne one of the most liveable cities in the world. It contains an agenda to protect the character of the city, while tackling the...

Article
6 March 2017

Forget what you’ve heard about infrastructure – it might be time to put the politics back in

Article
3 March 2017

By forcing Malcolm Turnbull to behave like Tony Abbott, the Nationals have gravely damaged the government. 'Black Jack' McEwen showed how that can change.

Report
14 February 2017

The objective of this audit was to assess whether appropriate steps were taken to protect the Commonwealth's interests and obtain value for money in respect to the $3.5 billion in Commonwealth...

Discussion paper
31 January 2017

This discussion paper seeks stakeholder feedback on the draft recommendations to ministers to better inform and equip Australia’s transport planning decision-makers.

Journal article
9 January 2017

This paper explores the range of infrastructure provision issues and seeks to identify the actual costs of provision in different locations. Three case studies in metropolitan Adelaide are used to...