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Thursday, 7 December 2023
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Is decentralisation worth keeping on the policy agenda?

By Stephen Bargwanna
Updated June 26 2021 - 11:28am, first published 5:25am
The high-density living of cities like Sydney is hardly the ideal we should be planning for - but that's where most of the nation is headed. Picture: Shutterstock
The high-density living of cities like Sydney is hardly the ideal we should be planning for - but that's where most of the nation is headed. Picture: Shutterstock

The decentralisation of the nation's population was once an accepted narrative of Australian public policy before the the country's takeover by dominant capital cities.

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