Project Description

Roles and responsibilities in the Delivery of Green Infrastructure in WA

Tuesday, 4th April 2017
Department of Planning

Program of the Day

Session 1: Introducing Green infrastructure

Session 1: Green infrastructure in Perth – actions & issues

  • Local government and green infrastructure – Nicole Matthews, WALGA
  • The importance of data and monitoring – Dr Peter Caccetta, CSIRO
  • Implementation mechanisms and policy – Design WA – David MacLennan, Assistant DG, Department of Planning

Session 2: It takes everyone – perspectives from different industry sectors

Panel session – what are the key issues and how do we overcome them?

Session 3: Moving forwards

  • The value of trees: learnings from CRC for water sensitive cities, Prof. Dave Pannell, UWA
  • How do we engage with the community? Ian Hunter, City of Stirling
  • Developing an urban canopy framework for Perth and Peel, Bryce Bunny, DoP
  • Where to from here? Symposium wrap up