COVID-19 update

City of Prospect has taken a number of important and proactive steps to protect our community and staff as we face this unprecedented situation of the global COVID-19 Coronavirus pandemic and the nationwide Public Health Emergency.

We need to take all reasonable steps available to protect our community, our Elected Members, our staff and volunteers (and their families) against the spread of this infection while ensuring we deliver services as close to ‘business as usual’ as possible.

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News and Media

  • Christmas Closure

    13th November 2020

    Payinthi including the Council offices Library and Newmarch Gallery will close for the Christmas period from 1pm on Thursday 24 December 2020 to Sunday 3 January 2021 inclusive Payinthi will re open on Monday 4 January 2021

  • Northern Park Lands benefit from $3 million facelift

    4th November 2020
    04 Nov 2020. Keen tennis players, families and fitness enthusiasts will benefit from a $3.2 million upgrade of the Northern Park Lands, which is now complete. Funded by the State Government in partnership with the City of Adelaide, the new upgrade
  • Outage Notice

    8th September 2020

  • Be a fruit fly fighter and check your fruit

    1st September 2020
    01 Sep 2020. With a number of fruit fly outbreaks currently across Adelaide, City of Prospect residents are urged to play their part to keep South Australia fruit fly free by checking their fruit. During this time of the year, citrus is the main
  • Best use of Technology Award for metro councils

    1st September 2020
    01 Sep 2020. City of Prospect and City of Campbelltown have received a Parks & Leisure SA/NT Award of Excellence for ‘Best use of Technology’ for the Connected Cities sensor project. City of Prospect Mayor O’Loughlin said, “the sensor
  • We're committed to safer streets

    26th August 2020

    City of Prospect is seeking to reduce suburban street speeds to 40km/h

  • City of Prospect fights to protect its built heritage

    26th August 2020
    26 Aug 2020. City of Prospect proposes to protect valued character housing from changes to the State’s planning legislation. Investigations revealed 59 new places, or a 40% increase of existing Local Heritage Places, as suitable for elevated
  • Free Plant Giveaway image

    FREE native plant giveaway to households in City of Prospect

    15th July 2020
    15 Jul 2020. This year for National Tree Day (2 August 2020) Planet Ark are encouraging people to plant shrubs and trees in their own backyards. City of Prospect's Native Plant Giveaway provides packs of 10 native plants to local residents to
  • Prospect Innovation Awards

    Prospect Innovation Awards Announced

    2nd July 2020
    09 Jul 2020. The Prospect Innovation Awards were announced at Palace Nova Prospect Cinemas on Thursday 25 June 2020. The event was attended by Minister for Innovation and Skills Hon. David Pisoni, Member for Adelaide and Minister for Child
  • Prospect budget adopted - there is something for everyone!

    1st July 2020
    10 Jul 2020. On 23 June 2020, Council endorsed the 2020/2021 Annual Business Plan & Budget. This Budget process developed during COVID-19 has been very difficult but has resulted in both stimulus and restraint. Council has its lowest rate increase