Speaker

Peter Mares

Author of No Place Like Home: Repairing Australia’s Housing Crisis

 Peter Mares

Peter Mares is the author of No Place Like Home: Repairing Australia’s Housing Crisis (Text, 2018) and a regular contributor to Inside Story magazine. Peter is also lead moderator with The Cranlana Programme, an independent, not-for-profit organisation dedicated to developing the ethical decision-making skills of Australia’s leaders, and an adjunct fellow in the Centre for Urban Transitions at Swinburne University. He worked for 25 years as a journalist and broadcaster with the ABC and is the author of two other books: Not Quite Australian: how temporary migration is changing the nation (2016) and are Borderline, an award-winning analysis of Australia’s policies towards asylum seekers and refugees (2001).