Reputational repair – Canberra’s bogan suburb

Research output: Non-textual outputs, including Creative WorksCreative Works - Original - Visual art works


Kambah was planned as a 1970s utopia with a 28 hectare commons.
However, by 2009 journalist David Penberthy wrote of Canberra’s conception of Kambah as bogan central. Bogans are not known for their social capital. Does this bogan reputation make it harder to build and maintain community relationships and address our deepening climate crisis?
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationCanberra
PublisherCentre for Creative and Cultural Research, University of Canberra
Media of outputArtwork
Size2000 x 1200 mm
Publication statusPublished - 01 May 2022
EventUpending | Mending: Temporary assembly amidst change - Belconnen Arts Centre, Canberra, Australia
Duration: 05 May 202229 May 2022


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