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This is Public: Collective City


As Melbourne expands to reach a projected population of 8 million by 2050: How will we reinvent, re-purpose and adapt our city to live better together?

Hear from architects, designers, creative practitioners and industry about key projects and perspectives that consider the power of collective, adaptive and responsive design approaches in creating a more equitable, accessible and inclusive city.

Join us in the stunning Capitol theatre for This is Public: Collective City, presented in partnership with RMIT University’s School of Architecture & Urban Design.


- Jefa Greenaway, Director, Greenaway Architects

- Jocelyn Chiew, Director City Design, City of Melbourne

- Ben Milbourne, Senior Lecturer, RMIT School of Architecture and Urban Design

- Margie McKay, Homes Victoria

- Felicity Bernstein, Melbourne Design Studios

- Chris Edwards, Vision Australia

Image: (1) Collective City brand identity designed by Studio Payne.

Important Details

Time & Date

Friday 28 July
Doors open 6pm

Free, bookings required

Please register any accessibility requirements by 2pm, Friday 21 July


Fully wheelchair accessible, Elevator access, Accessible bathroom, Available online post-event


All Ages


The Capitol 113 Swanston St, Melbourne 3000

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