Annie Bolitho


Cost, status, service and sustainability, changing expectations around Australian funeral practice

This article explores a DIY funeral scenario, and what its potential might mean for consumers and for funeral practice in today’s context.

Fresh conversations, new stances: deliberative democracy and participatory budgeting

In contemporary Australian society, there are regular calls for worthwhile and informed discussions regarding issues of public interest.

The role and future of citizen committees in Australian local government

This report explores the role of citizens' committees in Australian local government decision-making processes. The report will be a useful resource for councils looking to enhance the effectiveness of community committees. Committee types include both council-appointed committees, and incorporated non-for-profit organisations. The study explored the...