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Kicking goals for friendship, fitness and fun

It’s often referred to as ‘the world game’, and in the case of One Culture Football, this is particularly apt. Offering an opportunity for young people of diverse cultures and backgrounds to make meaningful...

Park yourself for a perfect picnic

Friends, family, a delicious spread, a sprinkling of sunshine and a picturesque setting are all the ingredients you need for a picnic. Spring is the ideal time to enjoy a lazy alfresco lunch and with Adelaide...

City gardens: small and shared

Since moving out of the suburbs three years ago, CBD residents Kenneth and Michael De Boo have been loving every minute of their city life and the chance to introduce more greenery to Adelaide’s south-west...

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A spring colour splash

From petunias to poppies, each year, members of the City of Adelaide’s Public Realm crew plant around 75,000 potted colour seedlings across the city – caring for them from the time they arrive at the Council...

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Smart thinking

As South Australia’s first Surveyor-General, Colonel Light was tasked with shaping the State’s capital. He needed to be visionary and he didn’t disappoint. His foresight is still paying dividends for residents, visitors...

Now THAT’S a wrap

Did you know the beeswax produced by a honey bee can be used to create an alternative to plastic wrap? Charmaine Thredgold from The Reskill Project shares a simple six step guide she’s put together with the help of...

Happy birthday Queen Adelaide

Every August, the City of Adelaide celebrates the birthday (13 August) of the city’s namesake, Queen Adelaide (b.1792 – d.1849) – welcoming everyone to discover a little more about her connection with the city’s history...

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