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What you really need to know about Melbourne being named the world’s second most liveable city – again

05 September 2019

Melbourne has retained second place in the Economist Intelligence Unit’s global liveability index but what, if anything, does it all mean? Our experts explain.

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Liveable Melbourne: Is it really?

22 September 2016

Melbourne has been named the world’s most liveable city again, but is it really? Environment and planning professor Michael Buxton explains why Melbourne is at risk of losing its liveable status.

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‘No More Hunger’ Games: if only we cared about the real-world Liveability Olympics

15 August 2016

Melbourne may have a lot of work to do to regain the top position in the 2016 Economist Global Livability Ranking.