The City of Playford is located in Adelaide’s outer northern suburbs, about 30 kilometres from the Adelaide CBD.
It is a rural and growing urban area, with some industrial and commercial areas. The City encompasses a total land area of 346 square kilometres. Rural land is located mainly in the east, north and west, and is used largely for market gardens, orchards, vineyards, horse studs and hobby farms.
Medium-scale projects generate thousands of jobs, driving the economy forward through 2020 and beyond.
Economic development activities have buoyed the property market – rents are rising, yields are good and vacancy rates are extremely low, providing opportunities for entry-level investors attracted by the affordable house prices and high rental returns.
Burdell Reserve is a large reserve at around 10,000 square metres in size. It has many mature trees which provide shade and habitat but its existing facilities are in poor condition. It is a short distance from Hamblynn Road and the Elizabeth Downs Shopping Centre, Elizbeth Rise Community Centre and bus stops.
Willison-Goodman Reserve is a local reserve that also functions as a pedestrian link to shops and bus stops on Philip Highway. It has a playspace and many mature trees which provide shade and habitat.
Mandeville Reserve is a local reserve that also functions as a pedestrian link between Heytesbury Road and Peachey Road. It has a playspace and many mature trees which provide shade and habitat.
California Reserve is located next to shops, bus stop and pedestrian trail. It has basketball hoops, irrigated grass, signage and a playspace which has come to the end of its life.
City of Playford is proposing revocation of the Community Land classification over Allotment 52, located between Prince George Plaza and Main North Road, Elizabeth.
City of Playford is proposing revocation of the Community Land classification over Main North Road Allotments in the suburbs of Elizabeth and Elizabeth East.
The City of Playford commenced a Local Area Traffic Management (LATM) Study in April 2020.
Fremont Park is the City of Playford’s premier park and hosts many of our civic events such as Australia Day celebrations and community carols.
Council is proposing to revocate a section of land which is located on the northern side of Davoren Road, currently utilised as a drainage reserve
The State Government has lifted the moratorium on growing Genetically Modified (GM) Crops across South Australia, except for Kangaroo Island.
Council is currently proposing the permanent closure of a portion of Un-made Road (Parachilna Road) located at Gould Creek.
The Value Adding (Virginia) DPA proposes to establish a special area within the Primary Production Zone in Virginia to help enable the expansion of the existing Mitolo Group potato and onion processing plant on the site.
The Virginia Main Street Upgrade Project will improve the town’s main street to create a welcoming space for locals, businesses and visitors to Virginia.