Perils for Pedestrians

TV talk about people who walk

Perils for Pedestrians Episode 56

Topics in Episode 56:

  • The International Walking Conference in Perth, Australia.
  • New Urbanism in Australia.
  • Measuring transportation mode share for pedestrians.
  • Increasing pedestrian mode share.
  • The National Heart Foundation tackles obstacles to walking in Australia.
  • Making Western Australia "Walk Friendly".


Bicycle path in Perth, Australia

Bicycle path in Perth, Australia.

Perth is the most auto-oriented city in Australia. Efforts to create a more balanced transportation system include creating a system of bicycle paths.