Watch Parlour LAB 18, a moving session on the relationships between landscape and health, wellbeing and identity with Jacky Bowring and Francis Nona.

Purchase access to the CPD questions below.

What are the relationships  between landscapes and wellbeing? How do aesthetics and emotion impact the cultural and environmental management of places and landscapes? If we heal landscapes, can we, by extension, heal people? What of the impact of climate change and disasters in relation to identity and belonging?

Watch this insightful conversation about the landscape, healing and identity with two exceptional researchers in the field, in a conversation convened by Kali Marnane and Rebecca McLaughlan.

Francis Nona is Indigenous Pathways Leader in the School of Public Health at the University of Queensland. He was involved in development of the UQ Campuses on Countries Design Framework and in the UQ Reconciliation Garden.

Jacky Bowring is Professor of Landscape Architecture at Lincoln University, New Zealand. Her research, design work and criticism explores how ideas  of place, memory and emotion enrich our relationship with our landscapes.

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1 formal point on completion of the CPD questions – purchase access below.

Once completed, you will receive an email from Google forms with your responses. Please keep this – it provides the evidence of attendance and completion. Please note, separate CPD certificates will not be issued. If you can’t find the email, remember to check your spam folder. See here for the overall learning objectives for the series.


  • Parlour Collective – $11 (individuals and practices that have joined the Parlour Collective)
  • General – $25
  • Concession – $5.50 (anyone who needs it – students, those not working, part-timers etc)

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