Green Adelaide news

Media contact:  

           Melissa Martin, Team Leader Communications                        

            P (08) 8463 3036 | M 0427 962 162



11 March 2021

Join us to create a cooler, greener, wilder Adelaide

South Australians are being encouraged to have their say on how to create a cooler, greener and climate-resilient metropolitan Adelaide with Green Adelaide’s draft five-year plan out for consultation.

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1 March 2021

Grants harness stormwater for Adelaide greening

More than $1.2 million has been granted to projects across Adelaide to make better use of stormwater to create cooler, greener suburbs, and improve the quality of water flowing into Gulf St Vincent.

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20 January 2021

$1 million boost for metropolitan environmental projects

Forty-seven community organisations, schools and volunteer groups across the Adelaide metropolitan area have shared in $1 million of funding from the Green Adelaide Grassroots Grants program.

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22 December 2020 

Annual summer Torrens Lake algae control effort underway

An annual program - which successfully controls blue-green algae in Adelaide’s Torrens Lake during summer - is now underway.

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27 November 2020

Call for Green Adelaide’s Coastal Ambassadors

A once in a marine-life opportunity has opened for Adelaide residents, who are enthusiastic about the coast, to be mentored and trained as ‘Coastal Ambassadors’.

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6 October 2020

Thousands of trees to be planted on suburban Adelaide streets

Almost $1 million of funding has been awarded to local councils to support the planting of thousands of trees across Adelaide to keep suburban streets green and cool.

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8 September 2020

Have your say on final stage of key River Torrens project

The draft designs for a $12 million generational environmental project in Adelaide’s western suburbs are now available and open for community feedback.

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5 August 2020 

$1m in grants for community landscape management

Community organisations and volunteers in the metropolitan area can now apply for a share of $1 million from Green Adelaide’s Grassroots Grants program to support local projects which improve environmental outcomes.

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1 July 2020

New Green Adelaide board to lead city-wide greening

The inaugural members of Green Adelaide have been appointed to lead an innovative new metropolitan landscape board to transform Adelaide into a world-leading, sustainable, green and climate resilient city.

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