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Fun in the sun

Long sunny days, starry evenings and an atmosphere buzzing with colour, creativity and culture. The start of the year is a brilliant time to be in Adelaide. Check out these tips on ways to extend your summer event...

Ophelia mural

Get your art ‘on the go’

As you scoot between city events this summer, be sure to stop and enjoy some of Adelaide’s diverse collection of public artworks. From large-scale murals to sculptures and light installations, there’s something to feast...

PUBsing at The Jade

Singing songs for smiles

They say there’s safety in numbers so, if you’re a shower singer looking for an opportunity to step onto a new stage, PUBsing could be your chance to shine!

Sarah Boese in front of the Box Factory mural

Art unwrapped

What do seventy cans of paint, ninety hours of painting and one determined artist create? A stunning two-storey mural! Tucked in a courtyard off Hutt Street, artist Sarah Boese worked tirelessly atop a scissor lift for...

DyspOra

Festive sounds

With a variety of outdoor music performances happening across the city leading up to Christmas, you’re likely to hear everything from classic carols to contemporary tunes all in one day. But what’s playing through the...

MLC Building (c. 1968)

The beauty in buildings

In the first of a short series of articles showcasing some of the significant examples of 20th Century architecture in the CBD and North Adelaide, Meagan Cox (City of Adelaide’s Project Consultant – Heritage)...

Christmas craft

A sustainable season

Big or small, every positive action you take to help protect the environment can make a difference. This festive season, show the planet some love while also saving your hip pocket. Here are some tips to get started...

Vintage clothes

Slow fashion

The thrill of having the latest trend at your fingertips within days is coming at a big cost, with 6,000 kilograms of clothing being dumped into landfill every 10 minutes. As instant gratification consumerist culture...

City Library

Library locals – meet a few of our team

There’s a good reason why over 320,000 people have already visited Adelaide’s three City Libraries this year and that’s because they’re all incredible creative places – designed to inspire, connect and set your...

Reconciliation Mural by Scott Rathman

Adelaide Town Hall – artworks on show

In the first of a series of articles showcasing some of the amazing pieces of classic and contemporary artwork housed inside the Adelaide Town Hall – City of Adelaide Curator Polly Dance spoke with the artist...

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