Playford Alive

Playford Alive is one of the largest urban renewal projects in Australia. It aims to create a diverse, integrated and sustainable community whilst supporting skills training and economic growth. With quality facilities including health care, education, recreation and an exciting new $250 million Town Centre, Playford Alive will be the place of choice to live in northern Adelaide.

About Playford AliveSnapshotNew businessesProject progressProject targetsNews + events

About Playford Alive

Throughout this new community are a host of new facilities such as schools, a GP super clinic, railway station, wetlands and parklands, a new $250 million town centre including a $70 million retail development by Woolworths, and several new outlets and community facilities.

Playford Alive is one of Adelaide’s most connected communities, situated between Main North Road and the Northern Expressway. The area is supported by train and bus services including a new train station at Munno Para.


New businesses

The following businesses became part of the Playford Alive Community in 2016-17:

It is a place with one
united purpose – to enhance
quality of life in a proud community.

Project progress

Since Playford Alive commenced in 2008:

Project targets

We've set the following goals for 2017/18 as we work towards delivering a thriving community with high quality living and an ongoing supply of affordable housing.

News + events

Double delight as two winners share scholarship

14 December 2017 in Playford Alive

Made possible by the Stretton Centre – in partnership with Business SA’s SAYES program, and proudly supported by Renewal SA – the Northern Adelaide Entrepreneur Scholarship …

More construction training and employment opportunities at Playford Alive

22 November 2017 in Playford Alive, The Works Training and Employment Program

The Works Program’s successful partnership with ISAustralia Job Central continues with another two Live Training Site programs providing training and employment opportunities for job seekers in Adelaide’s northern suburbs.

Civil construction training opportunities offered through latest Works Program

4 October 2017 in Playford Alive, The Works Training and Employment Program

Motivated and committed job seekers living within the City of Playford and in the wider northern suburbs who are interested in working outdoors and have a reasonable level of fitness are encouraged to apply for the ISAustralia Job Central Live Training Site program.

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