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Adelaide Solar Tables   Adelaide Solar Tables
J. Spencer

Artful Rainwater Design   Artful Rainwater Design
Stuart Echols, Eliza Pennypacker
The go-to resource for creatively designing stormwater systems.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610912662 - AU $ 64.99    
Australia's Unintended Cities   Australia's Unintended Cities
Richard Tomlinson
Explores housing and housing-related urban outcomes that are unintended consequences of other policies in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643103771 - AU $ 89.95    
Australian Planting Design   Australian Planting Design
Paul Thompson
This second edition identifies and explores all aspects of developing better planting designs on any scale.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643107014 - AU $ 39.95    
Brisbane Solar Tables   Brisbane Solar Tables
J. Spencer

Calculation of Solar Position for Building Purposes   Calculation of Solar Position for Building Purposes
J. Spencer

Changing Land Management   Changing Land Management
Frank Vanclay, David Pannell
Key insights for decision-makers as they assist rural communities adapting to changed circumstances.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100381 - AU $ 79.95    
Children and their Urban Environment   Children and their Urban Environment
Claire Freeman, Paul Tranter
Looks at the key activities, spaces and experiences children have and how these can be managed to ensure that children benefit from change.

Hardback - ISBN:9781844078530 - AU $ 94.00    
Cities as Sustainable Ecosystems   Cities as Sustainable Ecosystems
Peter Newman, Isabella Jennings
A new vision of the city as a living system within a broader bioregion.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597261883 - AU $ 56.00    
Connected   Connected
Phillip Johnson
Explores Phillip's philosophy of connecting with nature in a sustainable way.

Hardback - ISBN:9781743363331 - AU $ 59.99    
Conservation for Cities   Conservation for Cities
Robert McDonald
Creating natural infrastructure in cities.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610915229 - AU $ 44.99    
Creating Green Roads   Creating Green Roads
James L Sipes, Matthew L Sipes
This comprehensive guide offers a practical strategy for rethinking how we design, plan, and maintain our transportation infrastructure.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610913751 - AU $ 63.00    
Darwin Solar Tables   Darwin Solar Tables
J. Spencer

Demographic Change in Australia's Rural Landscapes   Demographic Change in Australia's Rural Landscapes
Gary W Luck, Digby Race, Rosemary Black
Examines broad and local-scale patterns of demographic change in rural landscapes.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096912 - AU $ 89.95    
Design Charrettes for Sustainable Communities   Design Charrettes for Sustainable Communities
Patrick M Condon
A practical guidebook to involve all stakeholders in sustainble urban design.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597260534 - AU $ 49.95    
Designing Suburban Futures   Designing Suburban Futures
June Williamson
Written as a response to the documented ecological, environmental, social and economic problems of the sprawling suburb.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597262415 - AU $ 48.99    
Designing to Heal   Designing to Heal
Jenny Donovan
Explores what happens to communities that have suffered disasters and how planners and designers can give these communities the best possible chance of recovering.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643106468 - AU $ 99.95    
Dictionary for Managing Trees in Urban Environments   Dictionary for Managing Trees in Urban Environments
Danny B Draper, Peter A Richards
A complete list of terms used in the universal management of urban trees.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096073 - AU $ 49.95    
Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs   Ecodesign for Cities and Suburbs
Jonathan Barnett, Larry Beasley
Seeks to demonstrate that a sustainable built and natural environment can be achieved through ecodesign.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610913423 - AU $ 64.99    
Ecological Design and Planning Reader   The Ecological Design and Planning Reader
Forster Ndubisi
In The Ecological Design and Planning Reader Professor Ndubisi offers refreshing insights into key themes that shape the theory and practice of ecological design and planning.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610914895 - AU $ 64.99    
Ecopolis   Ecopolis
Paul F Downton
A book about cities, ecology and climate change written by one of Australia’s leading advocates and pioneers of sustainable architecture.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643095786 - AU $130.00    
End of Automobile Dependence   The End of Automobile Dependence
Peter Newman, Jeffrey Kenworthy
How we can accelerate a planning approach to design urban transportation systems that can function reliably and conveniently.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610914635 - AU $ 64.99    
Energy, Environment and Development   Energy, Environment and Development
José Goldemberg, Oswaldo Lucon
This second edition has been expanded and updated to cover how energy is related to the major challenges of sustainability faced by the world today.

Paperback - ISBN:9781844077496 - AU $ 59.95    
Essentials of Urban Design   Essentials of Urban Design
Mark Sheppard
A practical handbook on urban design, explaining commonly used terms and solutions to urban design challenges.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643108769 - AU $ 89.95    
Future Park   Future Park
Amalie Wright
Invites readers to consider the future of parks in our cities and to find ways of making parks that are inclusive, accessible and resilient urban places.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100336 - AU $ 69.95    
Gift Vouchers   Gift Vouchers

Are you looking for a book or subscription to give as a present, but aren’t sure what to choose?

Voucher - ISBN:BVoucher25 - AU $ 25.00    
Global Megatrends   Global Megatrends
Stefan Hajkowicz
A creative, entertaining and interesting treatise on the future of the world.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486301409 - AU $ 35.00    
Gold Coast Transformed   The Gold Coast Transformed
Tor Hundloe, Bridgette McDougall, Craig Page
Looks at the impacts of environmentally destructive development on the Gold Coast's beaches, wildlife, and terrestrial and marine environments.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486303298 - AU $ 59.95    
Heat Islands   Heat Islands
Lisa Gartland
Internationally renowned expert Lisa Gartland offers a comprehensive source of information for turning heat islands into cool communities.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849712989 - AU $ 85.00    
Hidden Potential of Sustainable Neighborhoods   The Hidden Potential of Sustainable Neighborhoods
Harrison Fraker
Best practices for urban sustainability, based on concrete performance data.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610914086 - AU $ 56.00    
Hobart Solar Tables   Hobart Solar Tables
J. Spencer

Human Transit   Human Transit
Jarrett Walker
Supplies the basic tools, the critical questions and the means to make smarter decisions about designing and implementing transit services.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597269728 - AU $ 49.95    
In Search of Sustainability   In Search of Sustainability
Jenny Goldie, Bob Douglas, Bryan Furnass
Leading Australians present their thoughts on what the main issues are for moving towards a sustainable future.

Landscape and Building Design for Bushfire Areas   Landscape and Building Design for Bushfire Areas
Caird Ramsay, Lisle Rudolph
A practical guide that will assist in actively planning for prevention of property loss in bushfires.

Life and Death of the Australian Backyard   The Life and Death of the Australian Backyard
Tony Hall
Examines the disappearance of the traditional, substantial Australian backyard.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643098169 - AU $ 69.95    
Life Cycle Assessment   Life Cycle Assessment
Ralph E Horne, Tim Grant, Karli Verghese
Focuses on the important practice of LCA in Australia, and provides critical insight into the technique and how it can be used as a problem-solving tool.

Living Architecture   Living Architecture
Graeme Hopkins, Christine Goodwin
Highlights the most exciting green roof and living wall projects in Australia and New Zealand and provides design inspiration and practical advice.

Low Carbon Cities   Low Carbon Cities
Steffen Lehmann
Low Carbon Cities is a book for practitioners, students and scholars in architecture, urban planning and design.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415729833 - AU $ 98.99    
Made In Australia   Made In Australia
Richard Weller, Julian Bolleter
How do you creatively plan for a population of 62 million by 2100?

Paperback - ISBN:9781742584928 - AU $ 49.95    
Making Healthy Places   Making Healthy Places
Andrew L Dannenberg, Howard Frumkin, Richard J Jackson
Drawing on the latest scientific evidence, this book offers a fresh and comprehensive look at this vital subject today.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597267274 - AU $ 64.00    
Measuring Urban Design   Measuring Urban Design
Reid Ewing, Otto Clemente
A practical, tested tool to assess the design elements that make a street inviting.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610911948 - AU $ 49.00    
Megacities and the Coast   Megacities and the Coast
Mark Pelling, Sophie Blackburn
The first global synthesis of megacity and large urban region urbanization on the coast.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415815123 - AU $ 80.00    
Melbourne Solar Tables   Melbourne Solar Tables
J. Spencer

Melbourne's Water Catchments   Melbourne's Water Catchments
James Viggers, David Lindenmayer, Haylee Weaver
Charts the unique history of the Melbourne water catchments and water supply.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486300068 - AU $ 29.95    
Motivating Change   Motivating Change
Robert Crocker, Steffen Lehmann
Focuses on the collective influences that can be seen to shape change.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415829786 - AU $ 92.00    
Nest Boxes for Wildlife   Nest Boxes for Wildlife
Alan Franks, Stacey Franks
A complete and practical guide to building nesting boxes for your backyard.

Paperback - ISBN:9781876473204 - AU $ 24.95    
Next Generation Infrastructure   Next Generation Infrastructure
Hillary Brown
Takes a critical but ultimately hopeful look at how our infrastructure networks can be made more efficient, less environmentally damaging, and more resilient.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610911818 - AU $ 56.00    
Off the Plan   Off the Plan
Caryl Bosman, Ayşın Dedekorkut-Howes, Andrew Leach
In-depth multidisciplinary study on the Gold Coast City and its urbanisation and development.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486301836 - AU $ 69.95    
Parking Management for Smart Growth   Parking Management for Smart Growth
Richard Willson
Strategic parking management in an era of tighter parking supplies.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610914611 - AU $ 54.99    
Perth Solar Tables   Perth Solar Tables
J. Spencer

Place for a Village   The Place for a Village
Gary Presland
Shows how natural landscapes have influenced the contours of the city and how we, in turn, have altered them.

Paperback - ISBN:9780980619027 - AU $ 39.95    
Planning Sustainable Transport   Planning Sustainable Transport
Barry Hutton
This book offers a thoughtful critique of existing methodology and policy, raising issues, providing facts, explaining linkages and stimulating debate.

Paperback - ISBN:9781849713917 - AU $ 91.99    
Principles of Ecological Landscape Design   Principles of Ecological Landscape Design
Travis Beck
A groundbreaking guide to greening landscape architecture.

Paperback - ISBN:9781597267021 - AU $ 56.00    
Public Produce   Public Produce
Darrin Nordahl
Taking readers from inspiration to implementation, Public Produce is chock full of tantalising images and hearty lessons for bringing agriculture back into our cities.

Paperback - ISBN:9781610915496 - AU $ 27.99    
Reducing the Impacts of Development on Wildlife   Reducing the Impacts of Development on Wildlife
Deborah Gleeson, James Gleeson
Practical measures to reduce the impacts of development on terrestrial wildlife, promoting ecologically sustainable development.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100329 - AU $ 89.95    
Resetting the Compass   Resetting the Compass
David Yencken, Debra Wilkinson
Australia's Journey Towards Sustainability

Responding to Climate Change   Responding to Climate Change
Paul Burton
Describes the challenges confronting a rapidly growing coastal region that is vulnerable to climate change.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643108615 - AU $ 79.95    
Science and the City   Science and the City
Laurie Winkless
Delves into the the science of the city, now and in the future.

Paperback - ISBN:9781472915382 - AU $ 27.99    
Social Mix and the City   Social Mix and the City
Kathy Arthurson
Critically appraises how 'social mix' has been constructed historically in urban planning and housing policy.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096424 - AU $ 49.95    
Sustainable Coastal Management and Climate Adaptation   Sustainable Coastal Management and Climate Adaptation
Richard Kenchington, David Wood, Laura Stocker
Explores the evolution of coastal management, and provides insights into coastal management in Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100275 - AU $ 99.95    
Sustainable Futures   Sustainable Futures
Jenny Goldie, Katharine Betts
Describes world-leading research in population, resource scarcity, climate change and food security and their effect on Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9781486301898 - AU $ 39.95    
Sydney Solar Tables   Sydney Solar Tables
J. Spencer

Tactical Urbanism   Tactical Urbanism
Mike Lydon, Anthony Garcia
Will inspire and empower a new generation of engaged citizens, urban designers, land use planners, architects, and policymakers to become key actors in the transformation of their communities

Paperback - ISBN:9781610915267 - AU $ 34.99    
Transitions   Transitions
Peter W Newton
An in-depth introduction to important social and political issues around the future of city planning for the next generation.

Hardback - ISBN:9780643094192 - AU $195.00    
Understanding Land Development   Understanding Land Development
Eddo Coiacetto
A practical guide to land development planning skills, including site analysis, financial analysis, spreadsheet preparation, design, plan interpretation, project planning and strategic thinking.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643101715 - AU $ 59.95    
Understanding Soils in Urban Environments   Understanding Soils in Urban Environments
Pam Hazelton, Brian Murphy
Details the physical, chemical and engineering properties of soils and how they can be managed.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643091740 - AU $ 59.95    
Urban Consumption   Urban Consumption
Peter Newton
Explores the prospect for winding back current levels of household consumption in high income societies.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643096875 - AU $110.00    
Urban Ecosystems   Urban Ecosystems
Robert A Francis, Michael A Chadwick
Reviews what is currently known about urban ecosystems in a short and approachable text that will serve as a key resource for teaching and learning related to the urban environment.

Paperback - ISBN:9780415698030 - AU $ 70.99    
Urban Nation   Urban Nation
Robert Freestone
Provides the first national survey of the historical impact of urban planning and design on the Australian landscape.

Urban Street Design Guide   Urban Street Design Guide
National Association of City Transportation Officials
Shows how streets of every size can be reimagined and reoriented to prioritise safe driving and transit, biking, walking, and public activity.

Hardback - ISBN:9781610914949 - AU $ 70.00    
Water   Water
Ian Prosser
The latest information from CSIRO, providing a clear picture of the water challenges and prospects facing Australia.

Paperback - ISBN:9780643100527 - AU $ 24.95    
WSUD Engineering Procedures: Stormwater   WSUD Engineering Procedures: Stormwater
Melbourne Water
Practical engineering solutions to those who need to implement WSUD.

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