Playford Alive

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

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About Playford Alive

Throughout this community is a host of new facilities such as schools, a GP super clinic, railway station, wetlands and parklands, a $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 is just a small number of businesses that are part of the Playford Alive Community:

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

Lay the building blocks of a solid career

17 November 2020 in Playford Alive, Works Program, Training + employment pathways

FCTA – Building Careers is looking for people who are motivated, committed and physically fit for a bricklaying pre-apprenticeship program. The six‑week program will provide “job ready” training with apprenticeship opportunities for suitable program graduates.

New career opportunities in childcare and early education

28 July 2020 in Playford Alive, Works Program, Training + employment pathways

We are looking for motivated and committed people who are keen to start a career as a Childhood Educator with pathways to a Diploma in an early education and care setting. Registrations close on 17 August 2020.

Chance to celebrate Playford Alive’s local heroes – and frontline workers

3 July 2020 in Playford Alive

Nominations are open for people or organisations who are actively involved in giving back to the Playford Alive community, and are based in or provide services to the project area.

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