Environmental scientist and ABC television presenter Josh Byrne will be explaining how urban design can help address Perth’s water challenges in a free public lecture at Murdoch University on Tuesday, 20 September,  6pm to 8pm.

In his talk, Josh will be discussing new approaches to water sensitive urban design at a precinct and district scale, and how new technologies and governance approaches are essential.

As the Director of Fremantle-based consulting practice Josh Byrne and Associates, Josh has consulted to government and industry nationally in urban water and green space design and management. He’s also the winner of the Australian Water Association’s WA Water Professional of the Year Award.

Josh’s talk will be held in the Kim Beazley Lecture Theatre at Murdoch’s Perth Campus from 6pm to 8pm. To attend, please RSVP by Friday, 16 September to rsvp@murdoch.edu.au.

For further information visit the website http://joshbyrne.com.au/how-urban-design-can-help-perth-be-more-water-wise/

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