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.

View the range of current consultation projects to see what’s going on and join the conversation! Sign up to the site and we will keep you in the loop by sending a monthly newsletter providing an overview of current online consultation projects.

What's happening in October?

Keep up-to-date about Council events and programs via social media on facebook, twitter and Instagram. Use #CCSPics when taking photos in the area so that we can check them out. Other popular hashtags are #CCSDogs and #HenleySquare.

Just under 1,900 residents have gotten involved with Your Say Charles Sturt consultation projects to date.

Join the conversation!

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.

View the range of current consultation projects to see what’s going on and join the conversation! Sign up to the site and we will keep you in the loop by sending a monthly newsletter providing an overview of current online consultation projects.

What's happening in October?

Keep up-to-date about Council events and programs via social media on facebook, twitter and Instagram. Use #CCSPics when taking photos in the area so that we can check them out. Other popular hashtags are #CCSDogs and #HenleySquare.

Just under 1,900 residents have gotten involved with Your Say Charles Sturt consultation projects to date.

Join the conversation!

  • What do you want from your library?

    over 2 years ago
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    Do you have some great ideas on how our library service could be improved? Then come and join one of our focus groups and share your views.

    Over the month of May we are holding a number of focus groups with community members of different ages to gather feedback on how we can improve our library service. Light refreshments and a gift will be provided for each participant.

    Adults

    • Wednesday 27 May 6-8pm Findon Library
    • Friday 29 May 1.30-3.30pm Civic Centre
    • Friday 29 May 6-8pm Civic Centre
    Young Adults
    • Thursday 28th May 6-8pm Hindmarsh Library
    Kids
    • Saturday 30 May 9-10am West Lakes Library
    Bookings essential. Contact 8408 1333 for more information.

    Do you have some great ideas on how our library service could be improved? Then come and join one of our focus groups and share your views.

    Over the month of May we are holding a number of focus groups with community members of different ages to gather feedback on how we can improve our library service. Light refreshments and a gift will be provided for each participant.

    Adults

    • Wednesday 27 May 6-8pm Findon Library
    • Friday 29 May 1.30-3.30pm Civic Centre
    • Friday 29 May 6-8pm Civic Centre
    Young Adults
    • Thursday 28th May 6-8pm Hindmarsh Library
    Kids
    • Saturday 30 May 9-10am West Lakes Library
    Bookings essential. Contact 8408 1333 for more information.
  • Help us improve transport in the Inner West

    over 2 years ago
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    We want to hear your thoughts on our Draft Transport and Parking Plan for the Inner West Precinct.

    The Plan considers traffic, walking, cycling parking and public transport needs in the suburbs of Bowden, Brompton and Hindmarsh and parts of Ridleyton and Ovingham.

    Click here to find out how you can get involved.


    We want to hear your thoughts on our Draft Transport and Parking Plan for the Inner West Precinct.

    The Plan considers traffic, walking, cycling parking and public transport needs in the suburbs of Bowden, Brompton and Hindmarsh and parts of Ridleyton and Ovingham.

    Click here to find out how you can get involved.


  • What’s being considered at Council on 11 May?

    over 2 years ago
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    The next Council meeting will be held Monday 11 May, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Deputations will be received on the Brick Kilns conservation project budget bid in Beverly. A petition will be received on renaming of Drainage Reserve. A presentation will be made on climate change.

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

    • A letter from Minister Hunter regarding Tennyson Dunes
    • Proposed road name change in Bowden Urban Village

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:
    • Grange Uniting Netball Club
    • The Compassionate Friends
    • Henley Community Garden
    • Semaphore Park Baptist Church

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

    All welcome!


    The next Council meeting will be held Monday 11 May, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Deputations will be received on the Brick Kilns conservation project budget bid in Beverly. A petition will be received on renaming of Drainage Reserve. A presentation will be made on climate change.

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

    • A letter from Minister Hunter regarding Tennyson Dunes
    • Proposed road name change in Bowden Urban Village

    Discretionary Ward Allowance applications will be considered for:
    • Grange Uniting Netball Club
    • The Compassionate Friends
    • Henley Community Garden
    • Semaphore Park Baptist Church

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

    All welcome!


  • Got an idea for the Adelaide Park Lands?

    over 2 years ago
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    The Adelaide Park Lands are an important space for the citizens of Adelaide and serve as an important connection between the City and adjacent Charles Sturt suburbs.

    We encourage Charles Sturt communities to get involved in this consultation opportunity and help shape the future of the Adelaide Park Lands.

    What areas need improvement? How could they be transformed? How could the Park Lands become more meaningful to you? Your views count, so get involved!

    • Share your idea online
    • View other people’s ideas
    • Find out more about an upcoming community forum
    • Request a member of the Park Lands team to come and meet with you or your group

    More information is available here.



    The Adelaide Park Lands are an important space for the citizens of Adelaide and serve as an important connection between the City and adjacent Charles Sturt suburbs.

    We encourage Charles Sturt communities to get involved in this consultation opportunity and help shape the future of the Adelaide Park Lands.

    What areas need improvement? How could they be transformed? How could the Park Lands become more meaningful to you? Your views count, so get involved!

    • Share your idea online
    • View other people’s ideas
    • Find out more about an upcoming community forum
    • Request a member of the Park Lands team to come and meet with you or your group

    More information is available here.



  • Seeking ideas on improvements at Breakout Creek

    over 2 years ago
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    The Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board, together with the City of Charles Sturt, City of West Torrens and SA Water are seeking your ideas on how Breakout Creek between Tapleys Hill Road and the outlet at West Beach may be further improved.

    To have your say:

    • Come along to the Open Day on Saturday 9 May 2015
    • Complete the Online survey
    • Call the Project Information Line on 1800 336 919

    Consultation closes 20 May 2015


    The Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges Natural Resources Management Board, together with the City of Charles Sturt, City of West Torrens and SA Water are seeking your ideas on how Breakout Creek between Tapleys Hill Road and the outlet at West Beach may be further improved.

    To have your say:

    • Come along to the Open Day on Saturday 9 May 2015
    • Complete the Online survey
    • Call the Project Information Line on 1800 336 919

    Consultation closes 20 May 2015


  • Bartley Terrace Streetscape Upgrade

    by Retired user2, over 2 years ago
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    We want to hear your thoughts on the Concept Plan to improve Bartley Terrace!

    Through this project we are trying to address:

    • Drivers speeding
    • Parking availability
    • Cyclist safety, just to name a few....

    Click here to find out more and how you can get involved. Consultation closes 15 May 2015.


    We want to hear your thoughts on the Concept Plan to improve Bartley Terrace!

    Through this project we are trying to address:

    • Drivers speeding
    • Parking availability
    • Cyclist safety, just to name a few....

    Click here to find out more and how you can get involved. Consultation closes 15 May 2015.


  • Help us to become more breastfeeding friendly

    over 2 years ago
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    Did you know that a mothers are legally entitled to breastfeed their children in public places across every State and Territory in Australia?

    We want to create a more breastfeeding friendly environment for those who live work and visit our city. To do this we need your help.

    Go here to share your experiences of breastfeeding in our City and find out more information.

    Did you know that a mothers are legally entitled to breastfeed their children in public places across every State and Territory in Australia?

    We want to create a more breastfeeding friendly environment for those who live work and visit our city. To do this we need your help.

    Go here to share your experiences of breastfeeding in our City and find out more information.

  • What’s at Council on 27 April 2015

    over 2 years ago
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    The next Council meeting will be held Monday 27 April, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Deputations will be received on the Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget and trees in Settlers Reserve, West Lakes.

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

    • The Local Government Professionals Awards
    • Tree located on Settlers Reserve, West Lakes
    • Discretionary Ward Allowance Report

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

    All welcome!


    The next Council meeting will be held Monday 27 April, 7pm in the Civic Centre Council Chambers, 72 Woodville Rd.

    Deputations will be received on the Draft Annual Business Plan and Budget and trees in Settlers Reserve, West Lakes.

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

    • The Local Government Professionals Awards
    • Tree located on Settlers Reserve, West Lakes
    • Discretionary Ward Allowance Report

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

    All welcome!


  • Digital Hub

    over 2 years ago
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    The Digital Hub is a community-based computer training and internet access point containing a number of internet ready computers.

    Located at the Civic Centre in Woodville it provides a central location for the community to participate in digital literacy courses and explore the latest technology.

    The Awareness Zone is open to the public during Library hours. It features high speed PC’s, an Apple Mac for gaming and digital media, a 3D printer, an Alienware computer for gaming, a Microsoft Surface for a truly unique interactive technology experience and a Samsung Smart TV with an Xbox Kinect to play.

    Families welcomed! All computers have Minecraft and various links to children’s learning activities and games.

    Council provides group sessions in the Hub on Facebook, cyber safety, iPad, eBay, Gumtree, computer basics, intermediate computing and much more. Technology Drop in Session is designed to assist the community with any issues they may be experiencing with their technology and applications.

    Go here for information on the Digital Hub training calendar.




    The Digital Hub is a community-based computer training and internet access point containing a number of internet ready computers.

    Located at the Civic Centre in Woodville it provides a central location for the community to participate in digital literacy courses and explore the latest technology.

    The Awareness Zone is open to the public during Library hours. It features high speed PC’s, an Apple Mac for gaming and digital media, a 3D printer, an Alienware computer for gaming, a Microsoft Surface for a truly unique interactive technology experience and a Samsung Smart TV with an Xbox Kinect to play.

    Families welcomed! All computers have Minecraft and various links to children’s learning activities and games.

    Council provides group sessions in the Hub on Facebook, cyber safety, iPad, eBay, Gumtree, computer basics, intermediate computing and much more. Technology Drop in Session is designed to assist the community with any issues they may be experiencing with their technology and applications.

    Go here for information on the Digital Hub training calendar.



  • Proposed Automated Public Toilet Consultation

    by Retired user2, over 2 years ago
    Toilet

    We are seeking community feedback on proposed locations for the installation of an automated public toilet in the Hindmarsh Council Ward.

    This reserve is one of 6 proposed locations; or maybe you want to suggest somewhere else… either way we are keen to gather community feedback to determine the best possible outcome.

    Click here for more information.

    We are seeking community feedback on proposed locations for the installation of an automated public toilet in the Hindmarsh Council Ward.

    This reserve is one of 6 proposed locations; or maybe you want to suggest somewhere else… either way we are keen to gather community feedback to determine the best possible outcome.

    Click here for more information.