COVID-19 Update

Given the unfolding situation relating to COVID-19 in Australia and across the world, here at the City of Charles Sturt we want to be proactive and clear about how we can stay healthy and are making changes to the way we do things. We will continue to provide updates to the services and events that are impacted along with the latest information and recommendations from WHO, SA Health and the Government.

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New Community Consultations

This week we launch three new consultations which also give our community the opportunity to review the proposed plans and provide your feedback.

Community Plan

Our Community Plan guides our plans, strategies and actions and is written with our local community in mind. We’ve made a number of changes to our Community Plan, thanks to your input and suggestions and our updated Community Plan 2020 – 2027 is now ready for you to review and comment on. Consultation closes at 5pm, Monday 31 August 2020.

Community Plan

Animal Management:

Our Animal Management Plan proactively addresses issues related to dogs and cats in our City.

The Animal Management Plan 2021 – 2025 is important for:

  • having healthy, active pets and owners in our City
  • supporting ‘best’ or ‘recommended’ animal management practices
  • maximising desexing, microchipping and registration requirements
  • mandated within the Dog and Cat Management Act 1995
  • working with our community … and more

Consultation closes 5pm, Monday 24 August 2020.

Animal Management Plan

Public Health

We proactively support the health and wellbeing of our community through our Public Health Plan.

The Public Health Plan 2020 - 2025 will:

  • build stronger communities and healthier environments
  • protect against public and environmental health risks and respond to climate change
  • help to prevent chronic disease, communicable disease and injury
  • assist to strengthen the systems that support public health and wellbeing

Consultation closes 5pm, Monday 24 August 2020.

Public Health Plan

Your Say Charles Sturt is our convenient, interactive online engagement hub where new ideas can be shared and important topics discussed.

Your participation in our engagement activities is highly valued as it helps us to make more informed decisions for a leading and liveable City. Sign up to the platform to receive updates about your suburb or areas of interest.

  • Get your kitchen caddy

    29th September 2020
    Food waste makes up the largest proportion of your blue lid waste bin (around 38% of the contents by weight) but it should actually go in your green organics bin! By placing your food waste in your green organics bin, it gets processed with your
  • Concepts Shared for New Community Facility

    29th September 2020
    We’re thrilled to share the latest concepts from our exciting West Lakes Library and Community Centre project.
  • Skate Deck Mural Art

    Kaleidoscope Now Online

    28th September 2020
    The September edition of our community magazine Kaleidoscope is now available.
  • Let’s Reimagine Chief Street

    24th September 2020
    A section of Chief Street, Brompton (between Port Road and Hawker Street) is due for a full road reconstruction in 2022/23 and this gives us an exciting opportunity to reconsider the current design - how it looks, feels and functions! A full road
  • Plants Rosetta Street

    Rosetta Street Greening

    17th September 2020
    The outstanding work of local community group Rosetta Street Greening has been showcased on ABC program Gardening Australia.
  • Breakout Creek

    Draft Design Plans for Breakout Creek

    8th September 2020
    Feedback is now being sought on the draft design of the Breakout Creek Stage 3 Redevelopment
  • E-scooters are Back on the Coast

    4th September 2020
    We’ve partnered with the Cities of Port Adelaide Enfield and West Torrens to bring back the coastal e-scooter trial.
  • Citizen of the Year

    Nominations for 2021 Australia Day Awards

    2nd September 2020
    Do you know someone who deserves to be recognised for their outstanding contributions to our community?
  • Round 2 Funding Open for Sporting Clubs

    31st August 2020
    Round 2 of our Recovering Clubs in COVID-19 Grant is now open to support local sporting clubs in their return to training and competition.
  • MJ McInerney Award

    28th August 2020
    MJ McInerney Reserve – Best Playground Award. The reinvention of MJ McInerney Reserve, Kilkenny, received the award for Best Playground Over $500k at the Parks & Leisure Australia (SA/NT) Awards of Excellence, held Wednesday night at The Lights