Application of the access standards to the built environment

Workshop 2

This session covers the key disability access provisions that should be considered for parks, streets and external public spaces.

The topics include:

  • On-street and on-site accessible car parking
  • Streetscape and footpath design principals
  • Street furniture
  • Considerations for parks and playgrounds
  • Principles of inclusive design in public spaces, parks and playgrounds
  • Considerations for events in parks and public places

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New Designers Responsibilities – Performance Solutions

  • July 26, 2021
  • Bruce Bromley

Please Note: This requirement is an Australian Building Codes Board directive and does not just apply to access. All performance solutions including...

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But a Swimming Pool is BCA Class 10b, or is it?

  • December 16, 2020
  • Bruce Bromley

Not in most cases contrary to the typical advice given Class 3 hotel swimming pool   This issue comes up tim...

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Specular Inclusive vs Specular Exclusive for Luminance Contrast

  • September 19, 2020
  • Tanisha Cowell

Measurement methods when testing for luminance contrast – Specular Inclusive vs Exclusive Most peop...

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