Adelaide West - South Australia

Welcome - It's Wednesday 16th of June 2021

Adelaide's famous Lifestyle Precinct: Market Fresh Food, Dining, Homewares, Entertainment, Accommodation


Around the Precinct

Central Market Arcade Redevelopment

  The City of Adelaide and ICD Property are pleased to announce that the development application for the Central Market Arcade Redevelopment was considered and approved by the State Commission Assessment Panel (SCAP) on 27 January 2021 The Central Market Arcade Redevelopment which will see an enhanced and expanded Central Market will also include...


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Digital twinning IT studies at St Mary's College

St Mary's College is delighted to partner with Digital Twinning Australia (DTA) on a pioneering project to introduce students to the skills required for the digital workforce of the future DTA is an Adelaide based, woman owned and operated Australian leader in applied Industry 4 0, also known as the fourth industrial revolution    This...


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Governor's Multicultural Awards 2020

The winners of the Governor of South Australia's 2020 Multicultural Awards were announced at a function in the grounds of Government House on Tuesday 16th March 2021 We congratulate all winners, particularly those listed below who are active within our Market Quarter precinct Media Award: Ethnic Broadcasters Inc (operator of...


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Grote Street Trees Saved

 Science and commonsense prevailed at the Adelaide City Council meeting this week when a motion to remove 100 newly planted lemon scented gums from Grote Street and Prospect Road was resoundingly defeated Just two votes in favour  Prior to the meeting, all Elected Members received a letter highlighting the flaws in the motion that was...


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Save Big Santa

Bring Big Santa Back to Central Market Yes big things do matter   Preserving our precious heritage does matter and it's not just about buildings    As Greg Mackie, Chief Executive at the History Trust of SA says,  Objects of 'moveable cultural heritage” will help South Australians in the present and the future...


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Her Maj to take centre stage

The Adelaide Festival Centre has announced that the the Festival Theatre will close for 7 months in July after the Cabaret Festival  This will allow for the next stage of building works on the new Festival Plaza   The Dunstan Playhouse, Space Theatre and the newly rebuilt 1467 seat Her Majesty's Theatre would all stay open and...


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Mural a bouquet of native plants

The Adelaide Festival Centre as part of the $66 million redevelopment of Her Majesty's Theatre commissioned South Australian artist Yvonne East to produce a 130sqm mural design on the northern wall of Her Majesty's   Yvonne spent more than 200 hours on the mural ­– a bouquet of South Australian native plant species, including blue gum...


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City Shed

Following feedback from interested volunteers, the decision was made to open the shed to all members of our community and rename it 'City Shed' to ensure everyone feels welcome Several sites for the Shed were considered, and an agreement has now been reached to utilise the Makerspace facilities to host the City Shed The Makerspace have...


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International Award for Katron Creative

Out of more than 4,100 submissions from 27 countries, Katron Creative has been named a Bronze Winner in the 2020 Summit Creative Awards for development of RotaryAdelaideCentral org au “It has been a privilege to assist the...


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Highest Design honour goes to U City

Uniting Communities have just announced that the U City Building, on the corner of Franklin and Pitt Streets, Adelaide, has taken out the Good Design Award for Social Impact in Australia's International Good Design Awards The Awards, presented by Good Design Australia, are the highest honour for...


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Angelakis Bros new home

It's official! Angelakis Bros are now open at their brand new Adelaide Central Market location at Stall 5/6 offering the freshest local and Australian seafood Discover the products you know and love including SA king prawns, Southern Rock lobsters and fresh oysters plus their new menu of ready to eat products like poke bowls, sashimi and more...


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St Mary's taste of honey

Urban beekeeping is helping to create learning opportunities about the environment at St Mary's College The program aims to promote active learning in sustainability, allowing students to see how practical initiatives can have outcomes far beyond their classrooms St Mary's College educator and Leader of Innovation, Jasmine Parasiers oversees the...


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Free City Connector Bus Service

For tourists and locals the free City Connector Bus service runs every 15 minutes Hop on at any of the major points including Victoria Square, the Central Bus Station or outside the Central Market on weekdays between 8 30am and 7 30pm   The 99A route runs in an anticlockwise direction connecting the inner city The 99C service runs in a clockwise...


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Best Green Business in the City

Melissa Raynor, Proprietor of The Foodprint Experience, is so proud right now Her Café and Catering business won the Best Green Business category in The City Awards 2019 Well done team! Thanks to Mesenger Newspapers, City of Adelaide and Business SA for recognising the hard work that has gone into growing this environmentally responsible hospitality...


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Mainstreet Marketing Award

It was an exciting night at the Mainstreet SA Award dinner when Grote Business Precinct won a Mainstreet Marketing Award for its 2016 Big Santa Parade and Mystery Codeword Competition    The award recognises outstanding  examples of the creative use of marketing and promotion including print, press, signage, radio, TV and digital components to...


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