Year: 2013

News round up

Construction of the Loop Path has progressed as far as Jenkins Street, Unexpected Port arts grant applications are closing soon and new shops are coming to St Vincent Street thanks to Renew Adelaide.

Heavy machinery and piles of dirt on the waterfront showing that the Loop Path construction is underway

Opportunities at the Port

Unexpected Port invites artists to activate the streets, waterfront and laneways of Port Adelaide through creative events, exhibitions, performances and art installations, Renew Adelaide is activating unused shops and some exciting events are coming up at Our Port.

Country Arts SA bulding lit up at night

Building restoration begins at the Port

Renewal SA is working with Country Arts SA to restore the façade of the building on McLaren Parade. The external works will be focusing on restoring the front façade to its original character by rendering and painting the walls and modifying windows and shading.

Street elevation of restoration works on the Country Arts SA building

Birkenhead ramp ready for action

Community requests to repair the Birkenhead ramp have been actioned as part of the Cruickshank’s Corner reactivation. The refurbishment provides a safe platform for launching kayaks and sailing boats into the Port River.

The boat ramp at Cruikshank's Corner

Hart’s Mill – The next stage

ASPECT Studios has been appointed to prepare the design concept for landscaping at Hart’s Mill surrounds. Work is expected to start in late August 2013 and a glimpse into their designs will be available in the coming months.

A view across the water at historic Hart's Mill