Dr Grace Karskens' intimate account of the early days of Sydney in The Colony has won the $100,000 Prime Minister's Literary Award for nonfiction.
Radically redesigned train stations and mobile art galleries are among ideas for Sydney explored by young architects in a new exhibition.
A major forum on South-East Sydney's public transport will be held at UNSW tonight.
A century on, the first major planning inquiry for Sydney still gives valuable directions towards creating a sustainable, liveable city, says Professor Rob Freestone.
UNSW's solar car Jaycar Sunswift III has today broken Dick Smith's world record for the fastest solar powered road trip from Perth to Sydney.