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Castle Hill 'megalot' property sale to reap $100 million | smh.com.au

Castle Hill 'megalot' property sale to reap $100 million | smh.com.au | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Real estate agents have been hit again, with 25 residents in Castle Hill, Sydney, opting to sell the homes in one superlot, worth about $100 million.
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Sydney to be ‘more like Tokyo’ under UDIA proposal

Sydney to be ‘more like Tokyo’ under UDIA proposal | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Sydney's congestion and affordability problems could be over under a new plan for the city.
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Let's rezone Point Piper to fit the Big Australia advocates long for | smh.com.au

Let's rezone Point Piper to fit the Big Australia advocates long for | smh.com.au | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Bumping up our population by adding a million every 3½ leaves most Australians cold. They have nagging doubts about what is the world's bigges
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This is what a 30-minute city really looks like

This is what a 30-minute city really looks like | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
MALCOLM Turnbull reckons it’s an exciting time for cities, and it certainly sounds like it.
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Clover Moore alarmed by Waterloo apartment plans that dwarf Singapore's squeeze | smh.com.au

Clover Moore alarmed by Waterloo apartment plans that dwarf Singapore's squeeze | smh.com.au | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Apartment density of the scale seen only in pockets of New York and Hong Kong is being planned for Sydney.
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Move over suburbia, Green Square offers new norm for urban living

Move over suburbia, Green Square offers new norm for urban living | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
A new urban ecology will bring with it new rhetorical possibilities for reverence, disgust, indifference and interest.
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Big road projects don't really save time or boost productivity

Big road projects don't really save time or boost productivity | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
The New South Wales and Victorian governments have recently released business cases for their pet motorway projects, WestConnex in Sydney and East-West Link in Melbourne. But will these projects, costing…
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Urban policy: could the federal government finally ‘get’ cities?

Urban policy: could the federal government finally ‘get’ cities? | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
For the first time, both major parties have a cities portfolio in their front bench team. With a few more changes, the government could create a structure that will really get to grips with urban issues.
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Sydney's green spaces to get squeezed as city's population swells | smh.com.au

Sydney's green spaces to get squeezed as city's population swells | smh.com.au | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Sydney will need as many as 20 new ovals may be needed by 2036.
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Booming Sydney drives the nation's growth | smh.com.au

Booming Sydney drives the nation's growth | smh.com.au | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Sydney's contributed nearly a third of Australia's economic growth in the last financial year.
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Sydney's school student boom | smh.com.au

Sydney's school student boom | smh.com.au | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Public schools in areas of Sydney already battling with surging enrolments will be pushed to breaking point over the next decade, new data shows.
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Life on the outskirts: Even if we go up, we have to go out

Life on the outskirts: Even if we go up, we have to go out | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
The far-flung suburbs of Sydney are no longer as far away as they once seemed.
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Move over suburbia, Green Square offers new norm for urban living

Move over suburbia, Green Square offers new norm for urban living | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
A new urban ecology will bring with it new rhetorical possibilities for reverence, disgust, indifference and interest.
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Suburbanising the centre: the Baird government's anti-urban agenda for Sydney

Suburbanising the centre: the Baird government's anti-urban agenda for Sydney | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
The NSW government agenda would deny the 'right to the city', that network of diverse communities, practices and places which give rise to the convivial and inclusive potential of cities.
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Turnbull government's cities portfolio: What does it mean and will it work? | smh.com.au

Turnbull government's cities portfolio: What does it mean and will it work? | smh.com.au | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Lucy Turnbull may have urged federal government action on city-building, but her husband's decision to appoint a Minister for Cities is simply an ide
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There's something about Auburn: Sydney's demographic hotspot

There's something about Auburn: Sydney's demographic hotspot | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
Bing Chen is staying put - but most of her neighbours have moved on.

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Water scarcity by 2030: True for every second person on earth, UN says - RT

Water scarcity by 2030: True for every second person on earth, UN says - RT | Year 12 Geography | Scoop.it
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Water scarcity by 2030: True for every second person on earth, UN says
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Back in 2000, world leaders adopted Millennium Development Goals (MDG).
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