Stories from our city

Learn more about everything Adelaide by reading the stories from the city. Get suggestions of the best events and bars and restaurants to go to, hear from the residents and business owners in Adelaide and read many other ideas about how to get the most out of your time in the city and North Adelaide.

Inaugural ADL Fashion Week puts South Australian fashion in the spotlight

The first ADL Fashion Week (AFW) has drawn to a close, boasting over 800 attendees across 15 programmed events that showcased over 50 local designers and drove an increase in city foot traffic during Adelaide’s Biggest Shopping Event.

ADL Fashion Week Launch

Fashion has taken over the city following the launch of the Adelaide Economic Development Agency's inaugural ADL Fashion Week at Fishbank.

From the runway to Rundle Mall - Annual Fashion Event Announced

Showcasing the talents of emerging and established designers is at the heart of a new fashion event planned for the city this October.

$30 Eats Promotion Unleashes Diners Across the City

More than $1.2 million dollars is in the pockets of CBD and North Adelaide hospitality operators following the completion of the $30 Eats campaign.

HEXADECA brings a playground to Rundle Mall

A playground of spinning buckets that creates a musical soundscape as participants spin and twirl is the latest creation from Adelaide based creative studio Pulsing Heart, and will be on show in Rundle Mall until 2 June.

Frozen The Musical Leaps from the Stage to the Streets

Win the ultimate Sister Staycation which includes dinner & tickets to the show, an overnight stay at Hotel Indigo, car transfers to & from Adelaide Festival Centre & a special Frozen merch pack. Enter here.

Entrepreneurs: Andrew White and Olivia Moore, Renew Adelaide

Renew Adelaide’s CEO Andrew White explains their rent-free model, while LOC Bottle Bar owner Olivia Moore chats about how Renew helped her turn a hairdressing salon into a bar in the Experience Adelaide podcast.

Free high speed Wi-fi to be rolled out across Adelaide

More than 250 wireless access points will power the new Wi-Fi network in Adelaide.

Innovation: Diane Dixon, Lot Fourteen

Learn more about Lot Fourteen and its innovation ecosystem in the Experience Adelaide podcast.

Lot Fourteen’s job pipeline

On the Experience Adelaide podcast, Lot Fourteen's State Project Lead Diane Dixon talks about the job opportunities for the next generation.

Dinner's On Us injects $225,000 into city economy

All the results from AEDA's Dinner's On Us campaign over winter.

Inaugural WellFest Adelaide to get the city moving

A celebration of all things health and wellbeing is coming to the city in October.

Microsoft lands at Lot Fourteen

They've joined Nokia to sign a Space and 5G agreement with the SA Government

10GA network gives mâché a competitive advantage

Many Adelaide businesses running on fast, secure internet at mâché

Why Adelaide is the third most liveable city in the world

We unpack the reasons why Adelaide is the third most liveable city

Coffylosophy combats COVID

With helps from the community and the City Business Support Package

Rising Sun Pictures’ expat employees love Adelaide

Another record-breaking year for Adelaide Fringe

Adelaide Fringe has delivered another record-breaking year, in its Diamond 60th Birthday iteration, despite COVID-19 hitting in the last week of the 2020 festival.

Cbus leading the way with building sustainability standards

Cbus’ project at 50 Flinders Street has achieved 6 star NABERS building, in another example of leadership in the sustainability space and Adelaide’s shared goal of carbon neutrality.

Small Business Champions: advice and insights on growth and opportunity

Our Small Business Champions share their advice on how to capitalise on the opportunities that have come out of the challenges of recent times.

Small Business Champions: the impact on industries

This week, our Small Business Champions delve further into how COVID-10 has changed the landscape of their specific industries.

Small Business Champions: keeping staff engaged

This week, we explore how our Small Business Champions have adapted the way they communicate to keep their teams connected at engaged.

Small Business Champions: taking your business online

This week, we explore how our Small Business Champions' journeys either took their businesses online or scaled up their digital presence to capitalise on the large amount of people staying home.

Small Business Champions: insights on adapting and embracing agility

Discover how businesses have adapted and embraced agility throughout this period. City businesses share their stories of learning and overcoming, adapting to never-seen-before circumstances.

Small Business Champions: insights on the $10,000 Emergency Cash Grants

Learn about the State Government’s $10,000 Emergency Cash Grants for Small Businesses. Kristin of Life Personal Trainers, Adam from Prohibition Liquor Co, and Mick of Urban Cow Studio share their experiences and advice on applying for the Grant as well as what they’ve been doing to fill this time.

$7 million investment to unite genomics research in SA

The South Australian Genomics Centre (SAGC) will open its doors on July 1 this year thanks to an investment of more than $7 million, including $2 million from Bioplatforms Australia (BPA) through the Australian Government’s National Collaborative Research Infrastructure Strategy.

Adelaide headquartered Sealink expands footprint internationally

Adelaide headquartered Sealink acquires Transit Systems Group, Australia’s largest private operator of public bus services and its network of international entities.

Adelaide makes world's top 7 intelligent cities

Adelaide has been recognised by global think tank The Intelligent Community Forum (ICF) as one of the top 7 intelligent communities in the world’s top smart cities.

Education delivery set to transform St Mary's College with Ten Gigabit Adelaide

Read about how Ten Gigabit Adelaide has transformed education delivery at St Mary's school.

City of Adelaide announces $400m Central Market Arcade redevelopment partner

Lord Mayor Sandy Verschoor today announced ICD Property as the development partner for the iconic Central Market Arcade – a $400 million redevelopment project led by the City of Adelaide.

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