Geraldton is a coastal city about 400km north of Perth on Western Australia’s mid-coast region, and is an important regional hub known for itss great lifestyle, surfing/kite-surfing opportunities, commercial and recreational fishing, and it’s amazing beaches. Meshed was asked by City of Greater Geraldton in 2018 to supply a competitive proposal for establishing LoRaWAN coverage and building several proof-of-concept solutions for the city.
Geraldton is trialling several LoRaWAN Smart City use-cases including:
- Hyper-local beach weather conditions and UV rating
- Tide heights and water temperatures
- Storm water level monitoring
- People Counting in the CBD
- Smart Waste Bins
- Building security
- Free public LoRaWaN
Meshed has supplied a cloud-based dashboard so all data can be visualised in a single location, or pushed through to other council applications.