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January 12, 2017

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part Four

Over three instalments, architect David Cooke has told us why and how the Commonwealth Games could create a better future for Adelaide. In the final part of the series, he turn his thoughts toward the biggest question of all - how much will it cost, and how much will it be worth?

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January 5, 2017

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part Three

In part three of his series on how the Commonwealth Games could create a better future for Adelaide, architect David Cooke gives a detailed breakdown of what would need to be done to hold the event in the city, and what legacy those choices would create.

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December 29, 2016

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part Two

Last week, architect David Cooke outlined Adelaide's challenges and presented hosting the Commonwealth Games as an inventive solution to our woes. In the second part of this series, he explains how other cities have used the Games as a lever for change, and what we can learn from their examples.

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December 23, 2016

How the Commonwealth Games could save Adelaide: Part One

The problems that plague Adelaide have become normal to us, but that doesn't mean normal solutions are going to work. While undertaking his Masters at The University of California, Berkeley, architect David Cooke came up with a radical plan for the city, which he unpacks in this four-part series.

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May 5, 2020

Are we going to step up after COVID-19?

Many among us are happy, even eager, to download a health tracker app, but who's going to monitor, track and lead our progress as a society as we come out the other side of this mess, asks Matt Clemow.

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