Category: Stories


Parklet at Wide Open Road

Every year Councils around Melbourne run their annual bike count known as Super Tuesday. The count provides important information that Councils use to advocate for more and better bike infrastructure in their municipality. Urban Commons in collaboration with Brunswick cafe Wide Open Road showed our support by installing a Parklet out the front of the cafe. The Parklet occupied two… .


Two-day Design Challenge

Eight designers worked together to deliver a proposal to foodscape a new residential development in Park Street, Abbotsford, Melbourne. The proposed development is a multi-residential project comprising nine, three bedroom terrace houses with large rooftop gardens. The development is situated in a leafy industrial precinct close to cafes, waterways and bicycle paths. It is less than 5 minute cycle to… .