Australia's population boom has led to an explosion of new developments on the fringes of our capital cities.
But liveable suburbs and an easy commute to work are still a pipe dream for many new residents.
Public transport and infrastructure is one of the top 10 problems highlighted in the ABC's Australia Talks survey.
Eighty-three per cent of 50,000 respondents listed this as a major concern for our country.
For a closer look at the issue, Elias Clure reports from Tarneit - one of Melbourne's fastest-growing suburbs.
Read more here: https://www.abc.net.au/news/2019-10-09/tarneit-suburb-on-melbourne-fringe-feeling-growing-pains/11537562
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