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Annual St Peters Fair - Saturday 8 April 2017

20/03/2017

The annual St Peters Fair is a much-loved community event which offers a day of enjoyment for all ages.

EVENT DETAILS:

Date: Saturday 8 April 2017
Time: 10am - 4pm
Venue: Dunstone Grove-Linde Reserve, Stepney

Featuring over 60 market stalls, children’s rides and entertainment, and a selection of tasty food and refreshments.

A relaxed, affordable and fun-filled day for the whole family!

For more information, including entertainment schedule and how to become a stallholder, visit: Events & Festivals Calendar

 

 

Norwood Concert Hall - events you'll love all year round

15/03/2017

The iconic Norwood Concert Hall is one of South Australia’s most renowned venues for the performing arts.

Upcoming events include:

For more events happening near you, visit: Events & Festivals Calendar 

For Norwood Concert Hall venue hire information, visit: Venues for Hire

Beat the jam this Adelaide festival season

09/03/2017

We all know the festival season is a busy but exciting time in the City of Adelaide, so to help reduce your travel time and get into the heart of the action, here are a few alternative travel options to navigate the city easier.

To help reduce your travel time, the Adelaide City Council has created a resource of alternative travel options to navigate the city easier.

Find out more, visit: Beat the Jam

Ninth Avenue streetscape enhancements consultation

09/03/2017

The City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters has identified a number of opportunities to enhance the safety, accessibility and presentation of Ninth Avenue, between Stephen Terrace and Battams Road.

Ninth Avenue is recognised as a valued character street and popular cycling and walking route between the Adelaide CBD and the River Torrens Linear Park.

CityPlan 2030: Shaping Our Future, the Council’s long-term strategic plan, aspires to create a connected, accessible and pedestrian friendly community, through pleasant, well designed and sustainable urban environments, including quality local streetscapes.

For more information and to have your say, visit: Community Consultation

Taste Glynde & Co at Tasting Australia - free event

08/03/2017

Taste Glynde & Co is a market-style event featuring local produce, manufacturers, businesses and cooking demonstrations.

EVENT DETAILS:

Date: 30 April 2017
Location: Robern Menz , Glynde
Time: 10am - 4pm

Proudly presented by the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters, this event celebrates the rich 40-year history and cultural heritage of Glynde, home to a large cluster of food manufacturers who have provided food lovers from around the world with premium, award-winning food and beverages.

Hear the stories direct from these family-owned businesses and food manufacturers.

Some of the best local chefs will also be on hand to talk you and the kids through their heritage and how they use traditional cooking methods with the finest locally made produce

For more information about this event, visit: Tasting Australia 2017

The Parade Masterplan update

08/03/2017

Development of The Parade Masterplan has been delayed as a result of the State Government’s decision in early 2016 to commission a $4 million study into the electrification of public transport in Adelaide, which includes investigations into the proposed EastLINK tram extension. 

Once the preliminary results of the State Government’s investigations are available, the Council will be in a better position to continue to progress The Parade Masterplan, including as a matter of priority the second round of consultation with the community.

For more information, visit: The Parade Masterplan

Eastside Wine & Ale Trail Bus Tours - Tasting Australia

07/03/2017

The Council is proud to be hosting two Eastside Wine & Ale Trail Bus Tours as part of this year’s Tasting Australia Program.

EVENT DETAILS:

Dates:  6 & 7 May 2017
Tickets: $45 per person + booking fee

Book now


Designed to bring people together to enjoy great wine and ale in four relaxed environments, these exclusive bus tours will showcase wine and ale from a diverse range of regions including the Adelaide Hills, Barossa Valley, Clare Valley, McLaren Vale and the Limestone Coast.

Join one of these tours and get to know the history and great operators behind Amadio Wines, Tidswell Wines, Signature Wines and the Little Bang Brewing Co. as you sip and sample your way along Adelaide’s only inner-city Wine & Ale Trail

What's included:

  • take home wine bag
  • take home wine glass
  • Eastside Wine & Ale Trail brochure
  • tastings at each stop along the Trail
  • light lunch at one of the stops along the Trail

For more information about this event, visit: Tasting Australia 2017

Elector Representation Review public consultation

06/03/2017

Pursuant to the provisions of Section 12(7) of the Local Government Act 1999, the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters has undertaken a review to determine whether alterations are required in respect to its elector representation, including the composition of the Council and existing Ward boundaries.

The Council currently comprises a Mayor and 13 Elected Members, with the City divided into six Wards. Following consultation regarding a number of possible options for the future composition of the Council, the Council has proposed to retain the current structure and composition as follows:

  1. The position of Mayor be retained
  2. There continue to be Wards
  3. There continue to be Ward Councillors and no area Councillors
  4. The number of Elected Members remain at 13 and the Mayor (total of 14 Elected Members)
  5. The current structure of six (6) Wards remain, with the following changes proposed to current Ward boundaries:
  • Transfer of the whole of the suburb of Hackney from the St Peters Ward to the West Norwood/Kent Town Ward, and
  • Minor realignment of part of the existing boundary between the Payneham Ward and the Maylands/Trinity Ward to form a proposed new section of the boundary between the two Wards.


Representation Review Report

The Council has prepared a Representation Review Report which details the Review process, public consultation undertaken and additional information regarding the proposal for the future structure and composition of the Council (as outlined above), which the Council considers
could be carried into effect.

Download: Representation Review Report

Alternatively, hard copies of the Representation Review Report can be
obtained from Norwood Town Hall and Council Libraries


How to have your say

Written submissions are invited from interested persons and must be addressed to:

By email to: townhall@npsp.sa.gov.au

By post:
Elector Representation Review
City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters
PO Box 204, Kent Town SA 5071

In person: Norwood Town Hall, 175 The Parade, Norwood

All written submissions must be received by 5pm, Friday 31 March 2017.

All persons making a written submission will be given the opportunity to address the Council in relation to their submission, at the Council Meeting to be held on Monday 10 April 2017.


More information

For further information regarding the Representation Review, please contact Lisa Mara, General Manager, Governance & Community Affairs, on 8366 4549 or lmara@npsp.sa.gov.au

Swimming Centres Review – have your say!

28/02/2017

In 2016, the Council undertook a review of the Norwood and Payneham Memorial Swimming Centres to ensure that these valued assets continue to remain relevant to the needs and expectations of our community.

We are now seeking your feedback on the proposed redevelopment options for both the Norwood and Payneham Memorial Swimming Centres.

To find out more and to have your say, visit: www.npsp.sa.gov.au/scr

 

Eastside Wine & Ale Trail

07/02/2017

The Eastside Wine & Ale Trail provides an opportunity to sample locally produced ale and fine wine from some of South Australia’s best wine regions, in boutique cellar doors, without having to the leave the City.

To find out more and download the Brochure & Trail Map, visit: EWAT

Facebook: /eastsidewineandaletrail

Instagram: @eastsidewineandaletrail