Planning experts are urging Australian governments to develop a national approach to coastal development, after an expensive court case over coastal erosion. A decade-long battle has ended in the Byron Shire Council and its insurers agreeing to pay costs to beachfront home owners, and scrapping a plan to remove their rock wall.
Policies and Public Adminstrations; Urban and Regional Planning
23 Aug 2016
Byron coastal erosion case has planners calling for a national approach