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The staff at our five local libraries are committed to supporting local communities to learn and grow, providing accessible places to read, relax, create, and access technology. With great customer experience at the front of mind, we offer services in…

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Citizen of the Year Awards

In recognition of the outstanding groups and individuals who make a difference in PAE, we held a special ceremony in their honour. Citizen of the Year is Rose Darling, who has been giving her time to the Port Adelaide community…

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For all the latest news, regular updates, grants information, business opportunities and more subscribe to our free PAE Business e-newsletter. As a key region for South Australia’s economic growth, PAE is a vital hub for logistics, defence, manufacturing and new…

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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.

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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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Go green this Christmas

The summer holidays are a wonderful time to create memories, enjoy time off work and share gifts with family and friends. This year, while planning your family get-together, it is…

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Taking recycling into our own hands

Responsibly managing waste to increase what we divert from landfill is an important issue in PAE. Community expectations about waste, the sector and its contribution to our local economy, are…

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To market to market

There are a number of produce markets around PAE that offer locally grown fresh fruit and vegetables at an affordable cost. Around the coast, you can shop at the People’s…

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Make time for play

Playgroups are a great way for children to learn, develop social and physical skills and make friends. They teach problem solving, communication and social interaction, while having fun. We recently…

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News delivered direct

There are thousands of magazines and newspapers to enjoy on your computer, tablet or phone and City of PAE Libraries have recently upgraded our digital magazine platform to PressReader. Available…

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