Speaking & Presentations
Selected Conference Papers, Lectures and Interviews.
October 2018: Big Plans for Small Creek - codesign and community. Commissioned by Water by Design, for Healthy Land and Water, and created by Jack Mulally of Ideanthro. Watch it here.
May 2018: Big Plans for Small Creek. UQ Architecture lecture series, State Library of Queensland. Watch it here.
May 2018: Big Plans for Small Creek: confidently doubting towards the future. NZILA Firth Conference, Auckland. Watch it here.
October 2017: Big Plans for Small Creek. 3rd City Practice session, AILA National Conference.
June 2015: Link, Shrink, Stink, Blink: parks as agents of change. Opening keynote for the Parks & Leisure Australia Queensland Conference, Gold Coast.
March 2015: Outside Matters. 'Science in the Online Pub' Presentation & Panel Discussion as part of Back to Your Creek Week, Brisbane.
March 2015: Parks Can Change the World...and other thoughts from a Brisbane basement. Lecture to UTAS School of Architecture & Design, Launceston.
August 2014: TEDxQUT The Power and Potential of Parks.
March 2014: Images and stories from Future Park presented at Pecha Kucha Brisbane, New Farm Powerhouse.
February 2014: Interview and talkback on ABC Radio National's 'Life Matters' show, hosted by Natasha Mitchell.
February 2014: Living Leftovers: living rooftops and the rise in greening 'leftover' spaces. 'Clever Convention' talk series, The Edge, State Library of Queensland. Images from the event here.
November 2013: Co-location Parks: bringing people and urban water infrastructure together. Keynote presentation at International Water Sensitive Urban Design Conference, Gold Coast.
November 2013: Interview with Belinda Sanders on ABC Southern Queensland.
November 2013: Interview with Kelly Higgins-Devine on 612 ABC Brisbane.
November 2013: Presentation to Brisbane City Council.
September 2013: Interview with Kim Kleidon on ABC Tropical Queensland.
October 2012: Play Today, then Gone Away: temporary parks and people places. Public Lecture, Brisbane Open House.
July 2012: Beautiful Parks. AILA Better Parks Forum, Brisbane.
October 2011: Play Today, Away Tomorrow: installation parks as part of a new wave of city park making. ICTC Conference, Hobart.
August 2011: Green Park, Brown Park, Future Park. AILA National Conference, Brisbane.
September 2009: Subtropical Urbanism - the future is green. Brisbane Development Association.
September 2008: The Subtropical City Park: changing roles for changing times. Subtropical Cities Conference, Brisbane.
August 2008: Interview on By Design, ABC Radio National. (This is the interview that prompted CSIRO Publishing to commission Future Park).