Leeton, Australia, Australia
 
 
Year1913latitude: -34° 33'
longitude: 146° 24'
Period
Initiator(s)
Planning organization
Nationality initiator(s)
Designer(s) / Architect(s)Walter Burley Griffin
Design organization
Inhabitants12,000 (2006)
Target population
Town website
Town related links
Literature

type of New Town: > scale of autonomy
New-Town-in-Town
Satellite
New Town
Company Town
> client
Private Corporation
Public Corporation
> policy
Capital
Decentralization
Industrialization
Resettlement
Economic
 
Leeton is a farming town planned on the bare ground. Like with Canberra Griffin designed Leeton circular, with four street districts radiating out from the town centre. Treelined streets, 102 ha of parks and art deco buildings are other features.

source: http://www.smh.com.au/news/New-South-Wales/Leeton/2005/02/17/1108500197552.html

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