Smart Active Transport—Urban Heat Maps for Bendigo

Funded

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology

Bendigo, Victoria

Project stage

In progress

Project value

Grant amount:
$118,235
Co-contribution:
$130,000
Total:
$248,235

Project summary

A platform will be developed that uses satellite surface temperature data to enable pedestrians and cyclists to map low temperature routes on hot days. This will benefit the community by facilitating active travel despite temperature variables and will benefit the council by providing information on frequently used routes to invest urban greening efforts.