Smart parking projects in Moreton Bay and Geelong are the next beneficiaries of the federal government's Smart Cities and Suburbs program.
A 'City Digital Profile' for smart cities has been created by ETSI.
The Canberran 'Fix My Street' portal has been enhanced with updated services, making it easier for people to access information about government services.
3D aerial mapping conducted in Northland will attract up to $800,000 in funding from the New Zealand government.
A Smart Cities Awards Program has been announced by the Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand (SCCANZ).
A survey into use of the Geocoded National Address File dataset has found that making the data publicly available has improved adoption, and that users of the data are satisfied.
The federal government's Smart Cities and Suburbs Program has already received more than 170 applications.
South Australia will invest $2m to develop a detailed digital 3D model of Adelaide's key business areas to help improve its city planning and citizen engagement capabilities.
A smart communities code is being developed by Smart Cities Council Australia New Zealand (SCCANZ) and the Green Building Council of Australia (GBCA).
The NT government aims to return transparency to water with a new online portal acting as a centralised repository for all water planning and extraction licensing information.
1Spatial has been engaged by Transport Canberra and City Services (TCCS) to analyse and extract aerial laser scanning data to accelerate the process of establishing baseline data for Canberra's urban tree canopy coverage.
Hailed by one smart city expert as "cutting edge", a new mapping-based system is designed to reduce congestion and duplication issues associated with infrastructure projects.
The ACT government has upgraded its online interactive map to include maps from the 1800s, providing insight into ways the territory has changed with time.
A repository for information on natural and other disasters, including resources for preparation, response and recovery, has been launched.
A Cities Reference Group has been established to advise the federal government on cities policy.