COVID-19 Update

Given the unfolding situation relating to COVID-19 (Coronavirus) 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. Each day we will 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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  • COVID-19

    COVID-19

    6th April 2020
    Mayor Angela Evans COVID-19 Update - 26 March. We are proud to have over 117, 000 residents who live across our council area, as well as 8, 000 thriving businesses who choose to call our City home. Given the unfolding situation relating to COVID-19
  • Council Chamber

    Digital Council and Committee Meetings

    6th April 2020
    Due to the unfolding situation, all Council and Committee meetings will now be moving to a virtual platform through Zoom webinars. This means that the public are still available to view the sessions safely from home. Please note that some meetings
  • Community Plan review

    Have Your Say

    2nd April 2020
    It's time to refresh our Community Plan. We are reviewing the Plan to keep it current and relevant to the changing needs of our community. Our Community Plan leads everything we do - it guides our plans, strategies and actions. In 2016 we launched
  • 10 plants for $10

    Update to 10 Plants For $10 offer

    2nd April 2020
    UPDATE TO PROGRAM: 27 March 2020. Planned collection arrangements for the 10 plants for $10 program have been changed due to the current COVID-19 issues. Please be assured all vouchers will be honoured. The nursery (Provenance Indigenous Plants),
  • Fruit fly outbreak

    Fruit Fly Alert - Croydon Park

    5th March 2020
    Do you live in one of the fruit fly outbreak areas in Blair Athol, Croydon Park and Angle Park? If so, please do not move home-grown fruit or vegetables within or outside the areas. This includes giving it to neighbours, family and friends. You can
  • Waste and Recycling Calendar

    5th March 2020
    This handy little guide is out now in your mailboxes. If you haven't received it, you can download your copy online now, drop into any of our libraries or our Civic Centre and pick one up, or give us a call on 8408 1111.
  • West Beach Sand Erosion

    Beach replenishment program

    2nd March 2020
    This month the Department of Environment and Water continues the beach replenishment program for West Beach, with sand being moved from two locations at Semaphore. - From Monday 10 March to Friday 14 March, sand will be moved from the Semaphore
  • River Torrens Linear Park path

    South Road underpass closed for works

    26th February 2020
    The South Road underpass and River Torrens Linear Park (RTLP) path (adjacent the Hindmarsh Cemetery) has been identified for renewal in our Transport Asset Management Plan. We will be constructing a new underpass under South Road that connects the
  • West Beach Rock Wall 01

    West Beach Rock Wall update

    12th February 2020
    Temporary suspension of works. We would like to advise that the works to the West Beach Rock Wall reconstruction have temporarily stalled. This is owing to a site issue our contractor is experiencing. We are working through this issue with them and
  • Linda MacGillivray citizen of the year 2020

    Australia Day Award Winners

    7th February 2020
    We are proud to announce the winners of the Australia Day Awards. Mayor Angela Evans presented the awards at the Australia Day Awards Presentation and Citizenship Ceremony on Sunday, 26 January 2020 at Woodville Town Hall, with special guest
  • Keep your child safe

    Keep our kids safe

    31st January 2020
    School has returned for the year which means there are now a lot more pedestrians and traffic around school areas. To help keep our kids safe, you’ll find that there is a comprehensive traffic management and parking scheme in the streets
  • 40 area sign

    40km Consultation - February

    28th January 2020
    We have been reducing the speed limit on our local streets with 18 of our suburbs moving from the default 50km/h to 40km/h areas since 2012. Reducing the speed limit on our local roads aims to improve local amenity and road safety as well as reduce
  • Coast Park on leash

    Changes to the dog on-leash laws

    23rd January 2020
    Thank you to everyone who had their say on our recent on-leash consultation for Coast Park and Linear Park. While no changes are to be made to the Linear Park dog leash requirement within our City (dogs can be off lead but are required to be under
  • Connect with your community

    Connect with your community

    22nd January 2020
    The start of the year is a busy time but it can also be a time of loneliness and anxiety. At Charles Sturt, we offer a range of programs, resources and services to help you connect with your community. LIBRARIES. If you are unable to get to one of
  • Road works

    Civic Centre Carpark Renewal Works

    20th January 2020
    STAGE 1 - Monday 20 January to Wednesday 5 February. Work involves kerb and gutter and stormwater works adjacent to Kemp Street and kerb and gutter and driveway adjacent to Norman Street. During construction work at Kemp Street (Monday 20 January)
  • Light Up Your Christmas Winners

    14th January 2020
    We love Christmas at the City of Charles Sturt, and we love that our residents and businesses get into the festive spirit every year. This year’s Light Up Your Christmas competition gave everyone a chance to win – from big popular displays to
  • Kaleidoscope - December 2019

    Kaleidoscope now online

    19th December 2019
    Read our December 2019 issue of Kaleidoscope. Now available to  read online.
  • Recycling bin

    Materials Recovery Facility update

    19th December 2019
    At the end of August, the Cities of Charles Sturt and Port Adelaide Enfield resolved to construct our own Material Recovery Facility (MRF). The exciting move to establish the MRF will enable our Councils to take control of management of the
  • Christmas bows on trees

    Christmas bows on trees

    3rd December 2019
    Want to put a bow on your street tree?
  • Spring Garden competition winners

    Congratulations to our winners

    22nd November 2019
    A huge thank you to everyone who entered this year’s Spring Gardening competition. We are committed to protecting our natural environment, preserving our heritage environment and planning for our built environment into the future. One way we can
  • Citizen of the Year

    Recognise someone in your local community

    13th November 2019
    Do you know someone under 30 who has made a difference to our local community? They might volunteer or have helped to create an amazing community event. Nominations are now open for the 2019 Australia Day Awards, which includes Young Citizen of the
  • LED Lighting

    Joining the Cities Power Partnership

    30th October 2019
    We are excited to join the Cities Power Partnership to learn from, advocate with and join, a network of councils across Australia who are addressing climate change and provide confidence to our community that we are taking action.
  • Bird Count image

    Be part of bird count

    18th October 2019
    Would you like to be part of a bird count? As part of National Bird Week, 21-27 October, you’re invited to be part of a citizen science project to count bird life. Thousands of people like you from across the country are heading out into their
  • Kaleidoscope - Port Road Wetlands

    Kaleidoscope now online

    9th October 2019
    Read our September 2019 issue of Kaleidoscope. Now available to read online.
  • Roadworks ahead, slow down

    Project Update - Road Reconstruction - Sportsmans Drive, West Lakes

    27th September 2019
    We recently consulted with our community on the Road Reconstruction of Sportsmans Drive which included the introduction of full time bike lanes indented parking bays and pedestrian crossing islands
  • Photo credit: City of Charles Sturt Mayor Angela Evans and City of West Torrens Mayor Michael Coxon - John Kruger Photography

    $6m facelift for West Beach Road

    23rd September 2019
    For many years West Beach Road has been considered an important gateway to the coastal area between the Cities of West Torrens and Charles Sturt
  • Trimmer Parade Kerb and Gutter

    Trimmer Parade - Kerbing Works

    20th August 2019
    Works will begin shortly to replace kerbing and gutters along both sides of Trimmer Parade between Tapleys Hill Road and Findon Road
  • Ricky mowing his verge

    Verge Mowing in Charles Sturt

    20th August 2019
    We have added an additional service to our verge mowing schedule
  • State Government announcement to increase Solid Waste Levy by 40%

    20th June 2019
    On Tuesday 18 June the State Government handed down its 19/20 State Budget and announced it will increase the Solid Waste Levy by 40%
  • West Beach Sand Erosion

    15th February 2019
    The beach sand dunes and assets at West Beach are under significant pressure due to large scale sand erosion particularly in the Adelaide Shores Caravan Park to Henley South region
  • Coast Park Decision

    29th September 2017
    The City of Charles Sturt has received a ruling regarding the Coast Park from Semaphore to Grange