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Waste not, want not

We provide four free residential hard waste collection services each year to help you to dispose of waste items too heavy or large for the blue bin. To use this service, simply make a booking, and there are two ways…

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The road to recovery

We’re committed to doing all we can to reinvigorate the City of PAE and support the community to recover from the impact of COVID-19. We want to work hand in hand with you over the coming months, making sure we…

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PEOPLE

Port Adelaide football legend Darryl Poole knows that it is the people who make a place. Read his unique, motivational, inspiring and touching and articles of local people.

THE LATEST ARTICLES

The butterfly effect

Ottoway is one of Adelaide’s hottest suburbs and if you live or work in the area you are invited to a public meeting in March to learn how you can…

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Wander in wonder

The Wonderwalls Festival took over Port Adelaide from 6 to 8 March with artists transforming bland walls into high profile destinations across the City centre. Wonderwalls brought the community together…

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Library school holidays

This holiday’s theme will be Active April – the library service wants to encourage activity in children and show some of the ways that this can be done. Join the…

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Stockade Park – PAE Past

Stockade Botanical Park, off Hoods Road in Northfield, is an oasis in a busy part of our City. The park was created in quarries adjacent to the Yatala Labour Prison…

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Calm after the storm

When we experience heavy rain downpours, stormwater from across Adelaide flows through the City of PAE on its way to the sea. Major infrastructure works over recent years have seen…

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Doggy day out

We’re committed to design and build public places that are safe, comfortable, accessible, well connected and with amenities for our people and their pets! We provide a range of public…

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Look to the lights

If you’re looking for a versatile space for an upcoming function or event, consider the Lights Community and Sports Centre in Lightsview. This versatile facility has a range of rooms…

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A new shed for mates

In February we officially opened a new Men’s Shed next to Enfield Community Centre, ready to play an important role in delivering health and wellbeing programs for men in our…

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Shine on you rough diamonds

As the Adelaide Fringe draws to a close for 2020, with only a handful of shows remaining, it’s worth reflecting on all the fun that the Fringe brings to PAE.…

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Everybody loves good neighbours

On her retirement, Pauline recognised that she had lost touch with her neighbours and community. The Peninsula resident signed up for one of the programs offered at the Lefevre Stadium…

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Happy to chat benches

Loneliness is an increasingly common experience for many residents in our community, and is recognised as a serious health condition. But the good news is that there are plenty of…

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No place like PAE

Placemaking is the name we give to actions that improve how we feel about and how we use the spaces around our city. Our PAE Places grants are available to…

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Citizen Of The Year Awards 2020

Each year, in association with the National Australia Day Council, we seek nominations for our Australia Day Awards, presented to individuals and groups who have made an outstanding contribution to…

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PAE Places – The Palais

Constructed in 1922 after the destruction of the Semaphore Baths in 1917, the Palais was officially opened by the Mayor of Port Adelaide (Mr H Slade) on 23 December that…

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Public art at the lights

Into the Light by Elizabeth Close and Thomas Readett is located on the western external wall. This mural helps showcase the Lights as a place for community connection, where people…

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Sharing stories

We’ve all been there – you’ve read a great book and can’t wait to tell others or discuss it with someone who appreciates it as much as you. Joining or…

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Cruise control

It’s that time again – cruise ship season is nearly upon us! The first ship of the season, the Sea Princess, visited Adelaide on 25 October, and the season ends…

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Tools of the trade

The new Regency Community Men’s shed will be open for business from February. The shed is located within the Enfield Community Centre at 540 Regency Road Enfield, and is a…

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Anti-racism campaign

Our work with the Junction Community Centre, an independent community hub in Ottoway, has led to the production of a short film called Racism – it’s not just Black and…

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Summer school holidays

Library Program Our five libraries bring a full program of activities for families this summer. Kids can create with Lego, make a bird feeder, join in Code Camp or build…

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Roy Marten Park

Work was completed in 2018 and included a large playground containing different zones based on age and activity type, basketball and netball courts, a slide, trampolines, fitness stations, sandpit and…

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90 years of fun – PAE Past

Semaphore’s iconic carousel was built in Adelaide during 1927-1928. It was primarily built by Len Northey, a local man who worked at the Town Hall at Henley Beach as a…

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‘Drome improvement

On Saturday 9 November we officially opened the new and improved Hanson Reserve and Velodrome. This project included building a brand new professional grade cycling velodrome, a grassed multi-use area…

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Hook, line and thinker

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…

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