A beautiful, liveable and accessible city

Our vision is for a beautiful, liveable and accessible city; with more trees, wider footpaths and vibrant businesses in thriving neighbourhoods. Residents and shoppers of all ages and abilities are able to move safely, comfortably, and conveniently around Yarra, irrespective of whether they walk, roll on a wheelchair, cycle, use public transport or drive.

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In summary, our vision is to use good design to make our streets better:

About us

Streets Alive Yarra Inc. is a non-profit, volunteer, community group in the City of Yarra.

Alignment with experts

Our vision aligns with ‘Soft City‘ by David Sim of Gehl Architects, and ‘Transporting Melbourne‘ from the Committee for Melbourne:

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Let’s build a beautiful, liveable and accessible city