Australia’s Nursery and Garden Industry organization’s progressive 202020 Vision aims to put 20% more green space in Australia’s cities by 2020 to enhance the urban environment and increase landscape functionality and the economy.
(May 2015) The mission: To create 20% more green space in Australia’s urban areas by 2020. That’s a lot of green space. It needs a lot of green space projects to happen. But what kind will make the biggest impact? This publication lays out answers from the green space experts of Australia–The green space projects that need to be piloted, scaled and replicated to make our vision a reality.
(2014) A national tour organized by National Nursery and Garden Industry Australia tasked with tackling Australia’s decline in urban green space went to major cities to gather solutions to reverse this trend. The Growing the Seeds Tour is the first time in Australia a national event series, crowdsourcing expert solutions to increase urban green space, has ever been conducted.
Climate, health and productivity in relation to urban green space, will be addressed by the Growing the Seeds Tour in the aim of uncovering the solutions and pathways to how these issues will be overcome by 2020.