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 as we work towards delivering a thriving community with high quality living and an ongoing supply of affordable housing.

News + events

yourtown Landscape and Construction pre-employment program

9 March 2023 in Playford Alive, Works Program news, Training + employment pathways, Works Program

yourtown is looking for youth interested in a career in the landscape and construction maintenance industry

Project pipeline revealed to unlock more affordable housing

14 February 2023 in Bowden, Playford Alive, News, Property and Projects, Prospect

A pipeline of strategic housing projects will deliver hundreds of new homes to the South Australian property market

Playford Alive community groups given the opportunity to flourish with fresh round of grant funding

8 December 2022 in Playford Alive, News, Property and Projects, Project Delivery

Close to $10,000 worth of community grants have been distributed as part of the Playford Alive Initiatives Fund

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