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.

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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

New career opportunities in childcare and early education

28 July 2020 in Playford Alive, The Works Training and Employment Program

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 …

COVID-19 response workshops

16 July 2020 in Playford Alive, Bowden, Port Adelaide, The Square at Woodville West, Tonsley, The Works Training and Employment Program

Renewal SA’s Works Program is offering FREE, one-day, interactive workshops aimed at helping people affected by the COVID-19 pandemic successfully navigate the job market.

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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