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Welcome - It's Tuesday 15th of October 2019

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Meet a Local

Richard's Story to Tell

Richard Armour has served our community for 40 years! Richard Armour from Armour Allen Lawyers is a founding member of the Grote Business Precinct and currently, Grote Business Precinct's longest serving committee member , having been a past Vice President and legal advisor to the Committee for almost 20 years First established by an enthusiastic...


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The Joinery Appeal

Five years ago Conservation SA took what it describes as "an enormous leap of faith" The organisation took over the rundown old bus station at 111 Franklin Street and helped by a group of passionate volunteers, turned it into a vibrant, nature focused community space in the centre of Adelaide The Joinery quickly became a popular part of the Precinct...


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Historic Union Hall Revitalised

The historic building at 116 Grote Street that until recently housed the Promethean is being revitalised   Built c 1915 the venue is to be named Union Hall reflecting the building's original use and heritage   Union Hall will host orchestal concerts, small musicals and regular weekday performances  A cafe will be open at the front of...


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Adelaide Central Market book launch

To mark its 150th birthday in 2019 the Adelaide Central Market has produced a stunning 500 page hard copy book that tells the fascinating tale of our city's icon through a series of recipes, anecodotes and inspired imagery. Order online     


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Grew up in hotels

Damien Kelly grew up in pubs and feels right at home at The Hotel Metropolitan on Grote Street He has been a co owner of The Metro since September 2008 and prior to that he and his brother Jason owned the Prince Albert Hotel in nearby Wright Street for eight years But back to the beginning, "baby" Damien grew up at the Belalie Hotel, Jamestown in the...


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Shoe Artisan Rocco Spano

Tucked away behind a wall of shoes and handbags within A Class Shoe Repairs you will find Rocco working away at one of Grote Street's icons as he has done for more than two decades Smell the leather and hear the Italian laughter between husband and wife team Rocco and Rose as they give their customers A Class service 6 days a week Rocco is one...


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