Your Say Charles Sturt

Welcome to Your Say Charles Sturt.

Do you live, work or have an interest in Charles Sturt? Are you interested in having your views considered in Council decision making?

Your Say Charles Sturt is Council's dedicated community consultation website. It is designed so that you, and fellow community members, can contribute to some of the issues currently being considered by Council, from the comfort of your own home.

View the range of current consultation projects to see what’s going on, register your details with the site and then join the conversation. It’s that easy! We will keep you in the loop by sending a monthly newsletter providing an overview of current online consultation projects.

What's happening in August?

Keep up-to-date about Council events and programs via social media on facebook, twitter and InstagramUse #ccspics when taking photos in the area so that we can check them out.

More than 1,500 residents have been involved with Your Say Charles Sturt consultation projects to date. Join the conversation today!


  • Brick Kilns Conservation Project


    Are you interested in getting involved in the Brick Kilns Conservation Project?

    Council recently resolved to form a Community Reference Group to help guide and formulate plans for the Brick Kilns Conservation Project, located on Toogood Ave at Beverley.

    We are holding a community session to talk about ideas for the former James Brickworks Site, and for conservation of the heritage listed brick kilns.

    You are invited to come along to a site visit and workshop, where you will have an opportunity to register for the Community Reference Group and find out more information about the history of the site:

    Thursday 21 August 2014

    • Site Visit - 5pm at Toogood Avenue, Beverley
    • Workshop - 6pm at the Eagles Footy Function Centre, Oval Avenue, Woodville South.

    We look forward to seeing you there and hearing what you think. For catering purposes please RSVP to Linda on 8408 1368 or email  

    by Community Engagement Project Officer 01 Aug 2014, 12:00 PM
  • Eagles Community Day


    Council is joining the fun at the Eagles Community Day on 9 August!

    The Charles Sturt marquee will support a range of fun activities:

    • Comment on the Open Space Strategy 
    • Talk to the OPAL team about healthy lifestyles
    • Community Center staff will providing information about programs and activities
    • Free face-painting provided for kids

    When: Saturday 9 August at Woodville Oval.

    Time: 12.30-3.30pm. Eagles v South Adelaide game starts 2.10pm, 

    Entry fee: $15 adults, $8 concession and under 18 free.

    For more information contact Ali on 8408 1306.

    by Your Say Charles Sturt 01 Aug 2014, 10:00 AM
  • Soundwave 2015


    Have your say on this Adelaide City Council consultation!

    Adelaide City Council has received an application from Soundwave Festival for the use of Bonython Park / Tulya Wardli to enable the Soundwave 2015 to take place on Saturday 21 February and Sunday 22 February 2015.

    Soundwave is an independent multi-stage touring music festival which attracts some of the most popular international rock and heavy metal bands to Adelaide. Soundwave has been held in Bonython Park / Tulya Wardli in the Park Lands since 2008.

    Click here to find more information and submit feedback.

    by Community Engagement Project Officer 31 Jul 2014, 11:02 AM
  • What’s being considered at Council on 23 June?


    The next Council meeting will be held Monday 28 July, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    A deputation will be recieved on the topic of asylum seekers living in the City of Charles Sturt, the recent re-detaining of two Woodville High School students and the conditions faced by City of Charles Sturt residents who are on bridging visas and associated issues.

    Some of the business items being considered at the meeting are:

    • Update report on legal matters In the Environmental Resources and Development Court
    • Local history collection – establishment of a collection management advisory group
    • Legal services provision
    • Sri Chinmoy Onenes statue offer
    • Woodville Town Hall truss rehabilitation works
    • Henley Square Redevelopment update and Prudential Report.
    • Future Keys of the City nomination
    • Future Freedom of the City nomination
    • Revised National Recycling Week event

    Motions will be received on:

    • Renaming of St Clair Reserve
    • Rescinding the Deputy Mayor position

    The full Council Agenda and minutes from past meetings are provided here on Councils website.

    All welcome!

    by Your Say Charles Sturt 24 Jul 2014, 03:09 PM
  • 2013/14 Consultation Projects Statistics


    We track and measure the consultation projects delivered by council on a quarterly basis. The annual figures for the 2013/14 financial year are now available.

    A summary is provided in here in this animated presentation.

    In 2013/14:

    • 87 consultations projects were delivered by Council
    • 4,965 people participated in consultation projects

    Comparison of annual consultation project numbers:

    • 2013/14 - 87 projects, average of 7 a month
    • 2012/13 -  63 projects, average of 5 a month
    • 2011/12 -  30 projects, average of 2.5 a month

    Comparison of annual participation rates:

    ....Read more
    by Your Say Charles Sturt 24 Jul 2014, 11:16 AM
  • Revitalising Employment Lands


    Have your say on the future of the ‘Industry Zones’ in the City of Charles Sturt

    Investigations to review the City’s industry Development Plan policy are in the early stages, which will involve a review of the City’s Development Plan policies that relate to the Industry Zone. This process is known as a Development Plan Amendment (DPA).

    Click here to find out about the objectives and investigations Council proposes to make to its Development Plan regarding the City’s Industry Zone.

    Consultation closes 12 September 2014

    by Community Engagement Project Officer 18 Jul 2014, 01:36 PM
  • Open Space Strategy Review!


    Join us as we update our Open Space Strategy to guide the provision, development and management of open space over the next 10 years & beyond.

    All community and sporting groups, local residents and others with an interest in our Council area are invited to get involved in this consultation opportunity.

    To have your say:

    by Community Engagement Project Officer 15 Jul 2014, 05:17 PM
  • Are you proud of your garden?


    It’s that time of year again, where we celebrate our City’s avid and enthusiastic gardeners! 

    We invite entries from green thumbs of all ages. Individual gardeners, families, community groups, different cultural groups, commercial organisations and small businesses are all invited to participate. With eight categories, there is something for everyone.

    More information about the competition is available here.

    by Your Say Charles Sturt 09 Jul 2014, 01:06 PM
  • Open Space Strategy


    Are you passionate about open space in your City?

    We are updating the Open Space Strategy to guide the provision, development and management of open space over the next 10 years and beyond.

    You are invited to 'drop in' to one of he following events and provide your feedback:

    • Tuesday 15 July, between 6-9pm
    • Saturday 19 July, between 1-4pm
    Both events are being held at Councils Civic Centre, 72 Woodville Road, Woodville.

    For more information contact Ali on 8408 1306.
    by Community Engagement Project Officer 03 Jul 2014, 05:35 PM
  • Review of Council By-Laws


    The opportunity to review by-laws comes around every 7 years!

    Take this opportunity to review the revised By-Laws (and one new one!) and have your say:

    We would value your comments in relation to the practical application of the current suite of by-laws and also whether you see any gaps or deficiencies in them.  

    by Community Engagement Project Officer 12 Jun 2014, 01:56 PM