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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...

Michael and Kenneth De Boo in the Whitmore Square Community Verge Garden

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. These two...

Picnic in Elder Park

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 surrounded...

Blue banded bee

‘Bee’ creative in your own backyard

You may have noticed the buzz about bees lately, stemming from a growing concern about their disappearance from our backyards and gardens. Bees pollinate almost 80 per cent of our food and many of our native plants, so...

The Bunyip Trail

Tees and trails

With a build-up of warmer, longer days, spring is a great season to get the kids into the outdoors. From golf clinics to nature trails, we’ve rounded up some city-based walking activities to keep them active and...

Extract from 'Olivia Dances' | Artist, Deborah Baldassi

Adelaide Park Lands – naturally inspiring

Adelaide’s unique ‘city in a park’ design rewards locals and visitors alike with far more than an array of beautiful open spaces to explore year-round. Encircling the CBD and North Adelaide in a glorious green belt, the...

Pooches at play in the Pityarilla Dog Park

Parks, pooches and playspaces

Need a little inspiration to get yourself or the kids off the couch this winter? Look no further than the new Pelzer Park / Pityarilla (Park 19) Marshmallow Activity Hub in the city’s south – it’s the latest addition to...

Marshmallow Playspace

A hub of activity

The newest addition to the Adelaide Park Lands is causing squeals of delight from kids and adults alike. The recently opened Pelzer Park / Pityarilla Activity Hub houses an impressive array of spaces to play, connect...

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