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melbourne design week 2019
What do you think when you hear the word Design?Maybe a good-looking website, a blueprint of a house, a pattern on a dress? Have you ever associated the word Design with the food you eat, the death of a loved one, the train you catch, or your last hospital experience?Design is everywhere, it infiltrates almost every corner of...
royal botanic gardens 20 year master plan
On Thursday, 21 February, local residents were provided a sneak peek of the draft Melbourne Gardens Master Plan for 2019-2039, ahead of its release for public comment in March.The Royal Botanic Gardens Victoria executive team said the Plan addressed two key challenges: climate change and population growth.Melbourne’s average temperature is expected to be 3 degrees higher by the end...
spacetech entrepreneurs pitch night melbourne
Whilst South Australia won the battle to become Australia's official 'space hub' Victoria is still fostering its own ecosystem of space entrepreneurs.I went along to a recent pitch night organised by StartupVictoria, The Quantum Leap Program, OneGlobalVenture & Moonshot to learn more about the 4 finalists battling for a startup prize package. The MC for the evening was local legend...

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