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Planning analysis

The Department supports the Australian Government to invest in infrastructure and protect nationally significant transport corridors and assets.

Cities research

Research about Australia’s cities and regions is undertaken by the Bureau of Infrastructure, Transport and Regional Economics. Policy development, coordination and reporting relating to cities issues is undertaken by the Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet.

State of Australian Cities Reports and interactive maps

cover of the State of Australian Cities reportThe State of Australian Cities reports are available on the following links:

Interactive City Maps

image of map respresentation

There are two ways to access the maps:

  • High-resolution images on an interactive website. These enable users to switch between the various topics and cities and zoom down to individual suburbs. Please see the PDF User Guide PDF: 1585 KB to use the interactive map website.
  • Static PDF maps of each of the major population centres of Australia, mapping various themes. Static PDF maps for 2013 are available.