Tony Carmichael

National Principal Strategic Advisor
P: 07 3221 8166

Tony Carmichael is National Principal Strategic Advisor for MacroPlan and is based in the Brisbane Office in Queensland. Tony has recently been appointed from the ACT Department of Environment, Planning and Sustainable Development where he was Executive-Director, Strategic Planning. Tony had responsibility for transport policy and planning, major infrastructure projects, planning strategy, and heritage. He developed the ACT light rail network master-plan and led the stage 2 pre-feasibility study for light rail implementation along with the complementary City and Northbourne Corridor urban renewal strategy. He also completed 13 master-plans for each of the ACT’s town and group centres. He established the ACT Active Travel Office and delivered ACT strategies for Active Travel, Parking and Freight. Previously Tony had been Executive Director, Planning Strategy, Victorian Department of Transport, Planning and Local Infrastructure. There he had responsibility for the development of the Metropolitan Planning Strategy [Plan Melbourne] and Plan Melbourne implementation [350 initiatives across government].