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There are many good news stories about how heritage has been preserved and protected in the City of Adelaide.  From statutory protection for significant buildings, to the efforts of private and public owners of heritage properties to conserve and restore them, there are many proud successes and quiet achievers working to protect and preserve heritage in the city of Adelaide.

Find out more about what we have saved and tell us about your successes in saving Adelaide’s heritage.

Adelaide Fruit and Produce Exchange

Albert (Amscol) Terrace

Bank of South Australia (Edmund Wright House)

Ochiltree House

Most recent articles:

  • East Terrace: Slums and Socialites

    East Terrace: Slums and Socialites

    Our understanding of the Victorian era is often shaped by two extremes: the refined wealth of the aristocracy, and the harsh Dickensian squalor of the poor and working class who toiled at the coalface of the Industrial Revolution. A stroll down East Terrace reveals both ... Read More »
  • Farewell Rhino Room and the changing face of Frome Street

    Farewell Rhino Room and the changing face of Frome Street

    Adelaide bade farewell to another embattled older building this month with the demolition of the Frome Street home of the Rhino Room, The Howling Owl and Urban Cow Studio. Best known as a comedy venue that has seen countless great Australian comedians from Adam Hills to ... Read More »
  • It’s Australian Heritage Festival time

    It’s Australian Heritage Festival time

    March might be over, but Adelaide’s festival season has just begun! The Australian Heritage Festival is nearly upon us, bringing with it a program packed with rare insights and fascinating adventures in local heritage and history. The 2017 Australian Heritage Festival theme is Having a Voice ... Read More »
  • Remembering the Jubilee Exhibition Building

    Remembering the Jubilee Exhibition Building

    We’ve all walked past it, watched a busker strum beside it or collapsed at its base from shopping-induced exhaustion. But you might not know that the Rundle Mall fountain is actually one of the last surviving links to one of the biggest parties Adelaide has ... Read More »
  • Australian Heritage Week in Adelaide  13-19 April 2015

    Australian Heritage Week in Adelaide 13-19 April 2015

    This week is Australian Heritage Week, a national celebration of our heritage, a chance to discover our built, cultural and natural heritage.  This year's program includes talks, guided walks, performances, a children's play day and new ways to explore our heritage with the ... Read More »
  • Manitoba Housing Complex listed

    Manitoba Housing Complex listed

    The Manitoba Housing Complex on Carrington Street has been provisionally listed as a State Heritage place. The Complex is important as the first public rental housing scheme of its kind to be built in the City of Adelaide by the South Australian Housing Trust, reflecting a ... Read More »

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