Our recovery

In July 2020, our Elected Members endorsed our COVID-19 Recovery Framework, which mapped out the innovative way we planned to support our community to take the lead in recovery from the impacts of the global pandemic. Twelve months on, we…

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Green is the new black

A trial of an electric waste collection truck has begun as part of a joint-council waste contract between Cleanaway and the Cities of Adelaide, Charles Sturt, Marion and PAE. The trial will investigate the feasability of maintaining a consistent and…

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Buy Local Event – 16 September

An opportunity to hear about Government procurement opportunities available to local businesses.  We have a number of significant projects coming online over the next 12 months. But what does it take to be a supplier and what are the opportunities? Join…

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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.


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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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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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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Inclusive events at PAE libraries

Our Libraries offer a range of events and programs to meet the diverse needs of our community. Following the success of Multicultural Storytime earlier in the year at Greenacres, we…

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Game, set, match!

Access to courts at Greenacres Tennis Club has recently been improved with the help of a Federal Government grant to create an innovative online booking platform that has opened up…

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PAE Libraries Podcast - Shelf Esteem

Shelf esteem

One of the biggest advantages of working at a library is not only being surrounded by so many books but also hanging out with book lovers. As we love talking…

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Barton Ramp

Barton Reserve upgrades

Barton Reserve in Blair Athol is used by local families as well as children from the nearby St Paul Lutheran School. We have just completed construction of a new fence…

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