Curious Hobart: The rise, fall and resurrection of the ‘UFO roundabout’

It's true that a body was found in Hobart's Railway Roundabout fountain during the years it was somewhat neglected, but in recent times, the renovated UFO-style landmark that generated so much civic pride in the early 60s has regained its place in the community's heart.

Green roofs for our cities are a ‘no brainer’, but not much progress has been made

Green roofs have the potential to improve city living, a study from Melbourne researchers shows, but there are still roadblocks in the way of our cities having a green future.