http://www.abc.net.au/news/2015-12-16/swags-with-walls-aim-end-homelessness/7034040 Good to see this happening using tiny houses on wheels and starting in the bush outback QLD to be exact.
http://www.brisbanetimes.com.au/queensland/minor-parties-unite-in-calls-for-queensland-upper-house-20151213-glmebj.html Whilst minor parties across the political spectrum seek to reinstate the Legislative Council dumped undemocratically back in 1921.
An interview with Tiny Houses Australia Facebook page founder Darren Hughes on ABC Radio National yesterday.
This is starting to happen in major cities such as New York and London. This one is in New York state in Syracuse. It is a combined living/work space with retail below. There are a number of micro apartments fully furnished with a communal kitchen and laundry and lounge on one level. On another level are co working spaces And on the ground floor retail.
http://www.kookaburraecovillage.com.au/ 3.5 hours north of Brisbane near Gin Gin. Nearest major town is Bundaberg. Based on a European model with organic food and off grid power.
Here’s another example http://spacesoflove.weebly.com/ More an ideal but with practical outworkings.
In 2014, people power took on the state in a battle for minds and streets. Civilians from Hong Kong to Mexico, Ukraine to Burkina Faso, stood up to the establishment and demanded more accountability. Guardian