Commonwealth public servants could find themselves redeployed in the fight against COVID-19.
Queensland rum distilleries will produce hand sanitiser for the state government.
Digital community intelligence can help local government respond as the world stares down a global pandemic.
Australia Post will use its express post network to provide a contactless pharmacy home delivery service.
e-Lending has opened up significant opportunities for public libraries, but the news isn't all good.
Less than half of Australians think the government’s response to the coronavirus pandemic has been good.
NSW council meetings can now go online to reduce the risk of COVID-19 spreading.
It’s time we thought of complaints as a gift – and one we can’t afford not to accept. Properly managed, they can be a very valuable tool.
Local, state and federal governments need to work collaboratively to protect our oceans and waterways.
From changing modes of transport to live traffic data and new work patterns, there are plenty of ways we can better plan the volume of traffic on our roads.In-depth
Councils are seeking solutions to the urban bin chicken problem.
Authorities need to stop 'planning cities from helicopters', according to an urban design champion.
Rushing through departmental restructures can be a costly mistake, a UK report warns.Spotlight
A NSW Council is trialing a recycling solution for its ever growing stockpiles of dumped mattresses.
Yarra City Council has developed an Australia-first 'grab-and-go' library app.
A new tool is helping residents in the City of Bendigo seek out shadier routes and avoid the heat.GN Operational report
Councils are exploring new, smarter ways of managing their parks and sports grounds.
Synthetic sports surface specialist Polytan will showcase its most cutting edge technology at the Tokyo 2020 Olympics.
Paul Kamphuis, General Manager of Polytan Asia Pacific, outlines some innovations in synthetic turf, and why councils should be taking notice.
Data sharing across agencies is a growing trend in Australian government, but even anonymised data can often be re-identified. A new Australian initiative aims to solve the problem.
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