COVID-19 response

As of Monday 18 May, the Civic Centre in Port Adelaide is open to the public.  Information about the opening of Council facilities is available here
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  • Prospect Road

    Upgrading Prospect Rd Streetscape

    28th May 2020
    • News
    Exciting things are happening soon that will bring a revitalised energy to the vibrant, multicultural hub of Prospect Road. Here is Mayor Claire Boan to tell you what we are doing and when it will get underway.
  • Reopening Council facilities

    26th May 2020
    • News
    As we progress with the State Government's Recovery Roadmap, our Libraries, Community Centres and Civic Centre are now open to the public. Services have been modified to ensure we meet the SA Health advice which includes limiting the number of
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    National Reconciliation Week

    26th May 2020
    • News
    Australia recognises National Reconciliation Week between 27 May and 3 June each year as an opportunity to respect and celebrate the unique culture and history of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. The dates denote two significant
  • Our Connection With Nature

    22nd May 2020
    • News
    After being inspired by our unique human connection to nature around the Port River, Daniel Harvey and Ag received a PAE Places grant to develop and collate local stories about the relationships between local people and local animals. It all began a
  • Thanking Our Volunteers

    21st May 2020
    • News
    This week is Volunteering Australia National Volunteer Week and we are celebrating our passionate and dedicated volunteers who help us run amazing programs and services in the community. We personally delivered a thank you card, gift card and small
  • Rates Relief

    20th May 2020
    • News
    We are aware that many people in our community may be experiencing financial difficulty as a direct result of Coronavirus. Under our existing Rates Hardship Policy, any person who owns property in the area and is experiencing financial hardship may
  • Three Newly Upgraded Playgrounds

    19th May 2020
    • News
    Each year we upgrade parks and playgrounds across the city to ensure they are welcoming and safe spaces for people to play. We have just finished upgrades of three playgrounds and they are now open ready for use. A $180, 000 upgrade of the
  • Request your green bags online

    14th May 2020
    • News
    In 2020 the City of PAE is trialing a new way to provide residents with free access to compostable bags. Residents can now request a delivery of compostable bags or to a replacement kitchen caddy online. Please click here to request a delivery of
  • COVID-19 Response Grants

    13th May 2020
    • News
    COVID-19 Response Grants. We are committed to supporting our community through this ongoing crisis by providing funding for the delivery of community and creative projects and initiatives that support community to respond to and recover from the
  • Rezoning of 165-179 and 181-193 Days Rd Regency Park for Residential Development DPA

    13th May 2020
    • Public Consultation
    Council is reviewing the zoning of two land parcels at Days Road, Regency Park. The land is currently zoned as a Community Zone, and the proposal is to rezone the land to a Suburban Neighbourhood Zone. A rezoning of the land would allow for a new
  • Paint Ya Pole

    11th May 2020
    • News
    Between 11 May and 11 July 2020, we're helping you brighten up your suburb, by supporting you to paint a stobie pole on your street. Stobie Poles are the property of SA Power Networks. A Paint Ya Pole resource, with information about the process
  • Northfield LATM Construction

    5th May 2020
    • News
    We have commenced construction of a new Local Area Traffic Management Plan to improve road safety on local streets in Northfield. The plan is made up of 24 different projects, which were developed alongside a Resident Advisory Committee. This
  • Green light for playgrounds

    3rd May 2020
    • News
    On Sunday 3 May, SA Health have advised that due to low levels of cases and no current evidence of community transmission in South Australia, it is safe to enjoy these public facilities again. Our staff will be progressively opening our 126
  • Assignment of Street Names

    23rd April 2020
    • Public Notice
    NOTICE is hereby given that pursuant to Section 219 (1) of the Local Government Act 1999 the Council of the City of Port Adelaide Enfield assigned a private road &new road names as detailed below:. A new road be assigned the name Forster St, Blair
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    Community Cricket Club of Year

    22nd April 2020
    • News
    Congratulations to Gepps Cross Cricket Club which was recently named Community Club of the Year for its tremendous growth in participation, as part of SACA’s Community Cricket Awards for the 2019-20 season. Gepps Cross was recognised for its
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    Tell Your Quarantine Stories

    20th April 2020
    • News
    What is life like for you during this pandemic? How has your life changed? Looking back over history, outbreaks have shaped our world. They have started riots, propelled health innovations, encouraged new ways of thinking and taken countless lives.
  • Alberton Oval Scoreboard

    Alberton Oval Scoreboard

    17th April 2020
    • News
    The scoreboard at Alberton Oval has adorned the south-eastern pocket for decades, watching over and keeping score over countless victories for Port Adelaide in that time. An independent engineer’s assessment and report undertaken last year
  • Semaphore Foreshore Fence

    8th April 2020
    • News
    In May 2016 a major storm damaged the dunes and fencing in Semaphore South. As part of the restoration works, we will be installing a new fence constructed from a composite material made from recycled plastic from kerbside collections, and recycled
  • Citizen Scientists

    6th April 2020
    • News
    Over the past 3 months, we have been working with the Australian Citizen Science Association and City of Burnside to develop a Citizen Science volunteer project which trains and up-skills volunteers to undertake biodiversity monitoring activities.
  • Recognising great neighbours

    4th April 2020
    • News
    Neighbour Day occurs in March each year. This year we want to remind all PAE residents that social connections and support are even more important when so many (already vulnerable) people are being asked to self-isolate. Got a great neighbour? Enter
  • Support for businesses

    3rd April 2020
    • News
    We value and care about businesses located in the City of PAE. If you're a business owner, follow us on social media platforms for regular updates. we've also set up a new webpage called Be Kind PAE - to promote businesses that are offering relevant
  • Fruit fly outbreaks

    30th March 2020
    • News
    A new fruit fly outbreak has been declared in Semaphore Park joining other outbreak areas in Rosewater, Blair Athol, Croydon Park and Angle Park . PIRSA’s fruit fly fighters are
  • Be Kind PAE

    24th March 2020
    • News
    These are unprecedented times. We know what a strong, connected and vibrant community we have in PAE, and now more than ever we need to stick together and be kind to ourselves and each other. We've set up a page so that we can provide the PAE
  • Living seawalls project

    20th March 2020
    • News
    The  Estuary Care Foundation have begun a living seawalls trial on the Port River shoreline, joining other trials in Sydney Harbour, Townsville and Singapore. These living seawalls enhance the biodiversity of the existing walls by increasing their
  • New Elected Member for Enfield

    16th March 2020
    • News
    At the Council meeting held on Tuesday 10 March, our newest Elected Member Olivia Colombo was sworn in by Mayor Claire Boan. Olivia was elected to the Enfield ward following a supplementary election due to the resignation of Michael Iammarrone.
  • Ride an Escooter Along Coast

    13th March 2020
    • News
    You can now grab an eScooter and head right along the coast after we made the scooters available to the public at this morning's offical launch alongside our partners Ride and Neuron! The eScooters are geofenced and will only be able to be ridden on
  • State Government sand movement

    10th March 2020
    • News
    Sand movement works from Semaphore to West Beach are restarting on 10 March 2020. This is part of ongoing beach replenishment by the State Government. Work is scheduled for completion by 9 April 2020 and there will be no weekend work. This work is
  • Wonderwalls Port Adelaide 2020

    6th March 2020
    • News
    Wonderwalls Port Adelaide is back! While the event doesn't officially get underway until Friday, you'll already catch artists hard at work on some of the bigger walls around the Port. There will be an official opening party at the Lighthouse on
  • eScooters are coming to the coast

    4th March 2020
    • News
    eScooters are coming to the coast! This morning, we headed to the beach to launch a collaborative six-month eScooter trial along our stunning metropolitan coastline. This will be the first metropolitan coastal path in Australia to have public
  • New art mural for Roy Marten Park

    3rd March 2020
    • News
    Local artist Tony Wilson was commissioned to create a mural for Roy Marten Park, Taperoo to reflect the Kaurna history of the site. Tony, who was awarded the City of PAE’s ATSI Award for Contribution by an Artist in 2017, grew up in the local area.
  • Peninsula stormwater update

    26th February 2020
    • News
    We are putting the finishing touches to a couple of major stormwater projects outlined as a part of the Lefevre Peninsula Stormwater Management Plan. The $1.7 million Goldsworthy Road stormwater drain has been extended from Old Pelham Road to the
  • New station for Semaphore train

    18th February 2020
    • News
    The small steam train that operates along the foreshore is a much-loved attraction operated by volunteers from the National Railway Museum and supported by the City of PAE. The train stops regularly at Semaphore foreshore station to pick up
  • Wonderwalls Festival 2020

    12th February 2020
    • News
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    The three-day  Wonderwalls Festival will bring the community together with world class artists, South Australia’s emerging talents and a selection of the best local Port creatives. Artists have been tasked with transforming bland walls into high
  • Receive rates notices electronically

    9th February 2020
    • News
    Receiving your rates notice electronically will make it easier and more convenient for you to manage your payments, save paper and reduce waste. You'll have your notice accessible on any electronic device (phone, tablet, laptop or desktop) and at
  • Fish Feeders social group

    8th February 2020
    • News
    The new City of PAE Fish Feeders group is a fantastic way to enjoy a relaxed morning of fishing and crabbing at the picturesque Largs Jetty. Fishing is a great way to get some fresh air and socialise without pressure and without judgement. The group
  • New community bus for peninsula

    31st January 2020
    • News
    Our community busses provide low-cost transport options in areas not fully serviced by Adelaide Metro. They provide transport to regional shopping centres, libraries and other facilities. The buses are driven by accredited volunteer drivers who are
  • Materials Recovery Facility update

    29th January 2020
    • News
    At the end of August, the Cities of Port Adelaide Enfield and Charles Sturt resolved to construct our own Material Recovery Facility (MRF). The exciting move to establish the MRF will enable our Councils to take control of management of the
  • Free summer outdoor cinema series

    9th January 2020
    • News
    Want to check out a movie? We’ve got you covered with six FREE outdoor cinemas throughout January and February! Get all of the info at the event pages linked below
  • Library summer holiday program

    6th January 2020
    • Library News
    Join us these school holiday, for an action packed, school holiday program for children young and old. 
  • Fruit Fly Outbreak in Blair Athol

    24th December 2019
    • News
    If you live in the Blair Athol fruit fly outbreak quarantine area, there are some things you need to do to help ensure the outbreak is successfully eradicated.
  • Colac hotel redevelopment gets underway in Port Adelaide

    10th December 2019
    • News
    This afternoon, another major Port Adelaide development got underway as Mayor Claire Boan joined PAFC legend Russell Ebert and Darcy Byrne Jones to turn the sod on the site of the new Colac Hotel. Locally-based developers Dominion Homes will be
  • Saying thank you to our community volunteers

    5th December 2019
    • News
    On Tuesday 5 December we said thank you to our 292 volunteers, who provide so much for our residents across 4,000 volunteer hours per month.
  • Victoria Road air quality study

    29th November 2019
    • News
    A new Community Panel has been established as part of the Victoria Road Air Quality Study, which is a community co-design project being undertaken by the City of Port Adelaide Enfield and the Environment Protection Authority.
  • Summer Holidays Program Out Now

    28th November 2019
    • Library News
    Join us these school holiday, for an action packed, school holiday program for children young and old. 
  • Tidying up your tackle

    22nd November 2019
    • News
    During summer the number of people fishing on our waterways increases. We have recently installed “Hook, Line and Thinker” bins at our boat ramps at North Haven, Snowden Beach and Garden Island. These bins can be used for the safe disposal of
  • Twilight Christmas Parade and Afterparty Photos

    19th November 2019
    • News
    The weekend's Twilight Christmas Parade was another amazing evening in the heart of the Port! Did you get snapped by our photographer?
  • Introducing SA's new planning and development system

    19th November 2019
    • News
    The Planning and Design Code is a new State Government document that will change the planning rules for development across the state. The State Planning Commission is running community information sessions for people to learn about these changes,
  • Hanson Velodrome officially open

    12th November 2019
    • News
    On Saturday 9 November we officially opened the new and improved Hanson Reserve and Velodrome.
  • Enfield supplementary election

    11th November 2019
    • News
    Council elections are coming up in November and voting is open to a broad range of people. All residents get a vote, plus, businesses and corporate bodies can vote as well. We can help determine your eligibility to vote in Council elections, but
  • New Awareness Campaign Shares Powerful Stories

    5th November 2019
    • News
    This powerful video shares some of the stories that people from ethnically diverse backgrounds experience in their everyday lives. It was created by The City of PAE alongside Junction Community Centre and members of our community, as part of an