3CR Melbourne – Tuesday Hometime with Jan Bartlet, 6 October 2009
Providing an overview of the key themes presented at the 2009 Green Roofs Australia conference, the development of a green roof and wall industry in Melbourne, town planning considerations for green roofs, and general considerations for the design, construction and maintenance of green roofs.
ABC936 Hobart – Afternoons with Christopher Lawrence, 15 July 2008
Discussing the proposed development of rooftop gardens and an elevated green corridor linking Hobart’s Sullivan’s Cove hospital precinct linking the city with the Cenotaph and botanic gardens.
3CR Melbourne – Tuesday Hometime with Jan Bartlet, November 2008
Providing highlights from Ben’s Churchill Fellowship tour, including the London conference and climbing the Fukuoka building in Japan. Making the case for policy makers to identify specific environmental ‘trigger points’ in cities to effectively design and target green infrastructure solutions.
2SCR Sydney – A Question of Balance with Ruby Vincent, February 2008
Discussing the history, mission and membership of Green Roofs Australia, promoted the Manfred Kohler lecture tour, provided examples, composition, benefits and challenges of green roofs and examples of best-practice international green roof policies and strategies to revegetate cities.
3CR Melbourne – Tuesday Hometime with Jan Bartlet, March 2007
Key findings of Ben’s honours thesis, the new Green Roofs for Healthy Australian Cities organisation, proceedings of the inaugural conference, benefits of green roofs and walls and key considerations for design, construction and maintenance of green infrastructure.
4ZZZ Brisbane – At the Local with Veronica Hogg, 22 February 2007
The role young people can play in transforming cities into healthy ecosystems, the founding of Green Roofs for Healthy Australian Cities, and the benefits of green infrastructure in towns and cities.
ABC Hobart – Afternoons with Christopher Lawrence, 22 February 2007
Promoting the inaugural Green Roofs for Healthy Cities Conference, the benefits of green roofs and walls and highlighting notable projects in Australia.