Find the place to suit your personality and lifestyle.

Electorates

Local: Port of Adelaide, Enfield
www.portenf.sa.gov.au/


State: Port Adelaide
www.ecsa.sa.gov.au/


Federal: Port Adelaide
www.aec.gov.au

SES - State Emergency Service

Ph: 132 500
www.ses.sa.gov.au

 

Police

Port Adelaide Police Station
244 St Vincent St, Port Adelaide 5015
Ph: (08) 8207 6444
Open 24/7

 


     - Terms & Conditions 
     - Site Map

© 2006-2016 Copyright Happy Hobo P/L
 

Print   E-mail  
Port Adelaide
Port Adelaide 
One of Adelaide's oldest suburbs with a mix of working class people and young/youngish professionals 

Port Adelaide(10-20km)

Port Adelaide is one of the oldest suburbs of Adelaide just bursting at the seams with history, and a tarnished reputation. It has wide streets, impressive old buildings, quite a few well preserved old pubs and hotels, a few warehouses some of which have been converted into loft style apartments, renovated and unrenovated cottages, townhouses, newly built apartments, picturesque new housing developments on the river, dolphins in the river, a shopping strip and decent public transport. Port Adelaide also has some good sports venues, it's home to the Port Adelaide Football Club (AFL), and to plenty of working class residents who have lived there all their lives. There's a Sunday flea market at Fisherman's Wharf on Commercial Rd, and on weekends you can catch a river cruise to spot the dolphins. Yet despite its history and its grand buildings, and the new housing aimed at the younger crowd, this place lacks buzz. On some day's the atmosphere is almost dead. This place is being gentrified, very very slowly, but it's reputation as a place with tough/rough types is still hanging in there. Location: River, 14km north west of city centre. (More info below and to your left <<<).

> PORT ADELAIDE ON THE ADELAIDE MAP
> PROPERTY


View Larger Map

Rent $$$:

Rent is in the cheaper to mid range


the dolphins in Port River

Location:

River


old sandstone cottages, new townhouses

Would Suit:

Professionals, Families


Parking is usually OK

Vibe:

zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz


If this suburb were a shoe, it would be a no brand running shoe

 

Other suburbs close by:

Semaphore, Adelaide (10-15km) >>