Love our libraries

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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Got a business in PAE?

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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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.


Rise to the top

Our PAE Youth and Economic Development teams recently held their second partnership event with PAE businesses, government agencies and Talent RISE recruitment specialists to help find jobs for local youth.…

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Have your say in Enfield

Following the resignation of Councillor Iammarrone, there is a vacancy for a Ward Councillor in the Enfield Ward. If you’ve ever thought about becoming a Councillor, there is still time…

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Local women take the lead

One of our popular health and wellbeing programs, Wise Move for Women, will be delivered again in 2020. Developed by PAE staff in conjunction with local residents, the program supports…

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Build your resume right

Your resume is often the first interaction you will have with a prospective employer. City of PAE library staff can provide assistance with writing your resume and give you tips…

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Festive opening hours

The Festive Season is fast approaching and we wish all of our residents a happy and safe Christmas and New Year. The Civic Centre will operate normal business hours during…

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PAE Places grants

Individuals, groups or businesses can apply for one of our PAE Places Grants and then work in partnership with the council and others to improve places and locations. Hold an…

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Making our streets safer

Local Area Traffic Management Plans (LATM) are one of the ways in which we are working to make local streets safer by better managing traffic. Since 2015 we have been…

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Sir Ross Smith

PAE Past

Tuesday 12 November 2019 marks the 100-year anniversary of the famous flight from England to Australia in a Vickers Vimy bomber, by Semaphore born Ross Smith. He was one of…

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Movers and Shakers

Movers and shakers

Congratulations to two local PAE businesses that picked up Brand South Australia Fast Mover awards for their creative, innovative and industrious business practices. Taking number one spot was Next Gen…

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Digital Springboard

Digital springboard

In a partnership with SA Public Libraries, Infoxchange and Google, PAE Libraries has launched a series of workshops designed to improve digital skills, open up new employment and career opportunities…

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Going Underground

Going underground

The City of PAE is working with SA Power Networks to underground power along the western section of Jetty Road, Largs Bay between the Esplanade and Military Road. The undergrounding…

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On the Road

On the Road

During September we’ll be undertaking a condition assessment of our 692km road network. Occuring every four years, this review provides data to help our engineers determine the required budget, treatment…

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Footpath Maintenance and Replacement

Footpath grinding

A footpath grinding trial was recently conducted at Northfield. Grinding is a way to remove trip hazards from concrete footpaths at a far lower cost than re-laying an otherwise good…

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Stormwater Management

Stormwater flows

In the lead up to winter this year we had a big cleanup of stormwater infrastructure to ensure that it flows freely. While we maintain the system all year round,…

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Statewide Planning Reform

Statewide planning reform

Planning and development rules provide the foundations for where we live and work, what we live in, what we can build if we are land owners or developers, and what…

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Community Groups

Women Moving Wisely WiseMove for Women is a ten week program designed to build wellbeing and create opportunity to connect with others. The program focuses on physical activity and is…

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Recruiting and Employment

Recruiting for the future

It’s the people we hire that enable us to deliver the most effective programs and services for our community. Our new recruitment portal tells you everything you need to know…

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Taking seed

Since the Seed Library opened at Greenacres Library, over 500 seeds have been “borrowed” by 470 green-thumbed customers. With Spring just around the corner, now is the time to get…

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Home is where the Smart (City) is

The Visit Port Adelaide app is the must have resource to help you find somewhere to eat or something special to see in the area, and features tours, interactive maps,…

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Driving environmental change

We are working with Fulton Hogan to turn the equivalent of 140,000 recycled plastic bags into 110 tonnes of new road in Glanville. PlastiPhalt® was developed and manufactured by Fulton…

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Opportunities to Have Your Say

By getting input from you – the people who live, work, study, play, own a business or care for someone in PAE, we can get a better understanding of your…

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