Shopping malls are the main places in Australia that prioritise pedestrian movement.
Westfield #Geelong keep cars away for buyers. You can’t park out the front of many shops at all yet the place is pumping. The business model of priotising movement of people works, just ask the share holders.
Do city planners understand that nice, easily accessible people places is what we are drawn to – not parking lots.
The scurge of too many cars is Geelong’s problem, not too few parking spaces. Large slabs of the cities best realestate is oil stained ashpalt and not bike lanes or pedestrian people places.