Discover Salisbury


The City of Salisbury is a vibrant and diverse community extending from the shores of Gulf St Vincent to the foothills of the Mt Lofty Ranges. It is home to over 30 suburbs covering more than 160 square kilometres.

The City of Salisbury has much to offer visitors and residents alike including: 

  • ECO-TOURISM: See more than 50 wetlands, walking and cycling trails, a Mangrove Trail and Interpretive Centre and key entry point to the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary.
  • ADVENTURE: St Kilda Adventure Playground, Salisbury Recreation Precinct, and dozens of high quality outdoor playspaces, parks and reserves to discover such as Harry Bowey Reserve and Carisbrooke Park.  
  • ACTIVITY: Significant community events including the Australia Day Family Picnic, Community Christmas Parade, Salisbury Secret Garden – the Northern Hub of the Adelaide Fringe, markets, craft fair and much more.  
  • SHOPPING: The City is home to several large undercover shopping centres, while Salisbury City Centre boasting speciality stores, most of the major banks, restaurants, cafes and a cinema complex.
  • DINING: There are hundreds of cafés, restaurants, pubs and clubs in the City of Salisbury, catering for every taste and covering almost every type of cuisine imaginable.
  • ARTS & CULTURE: A range of galleries, art installations, museums and rich history being one of the earliest settlements in South Australia.

So, come and discover what Salisbury has to offer!



Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary

Cycling Trails

St Kilda Mangrove Trail & Interpretive Centre

Walking Trails

Wetland Tours



BMX & Skate Parks

Bowland Salisbury

Bridgestone Reserve 

Carisbrooke Reserve

Happy Home Reserve

Harry Bowey Reserve

Hoyts Cinema Salisbury

Little Para Golf Course

Parks and Facilities

Penfield Golf Club

Penfield Model Engineer’s Society

Salisbury Bowling Club

Salisbury Recreation Precinct - Aquatic Centre and Tennis Courts

St Kilda Boat Club

St Kilda Adventure Playground

Unity Park



Salisbury Community Christmas Parade

Salisbury Secret Garden

Salisbury Writers’ Festival

Watershed Art Prize



Hollywood Plaza

Ingle Farm Shopping Centre

Mawson Centre Christmas Markets

Parabanks Shopping Centre

Salisbury City Centre


Art & Culture

Classic Jets Fighter Museum

John Harvey Gallery

Marra Dreaming

National Military Vehicle Museum

Tramway Museum


Community Events

A number of significant community events take place in Salisbury each year.  For details of our up-coming events click here.


Tourism & Visitor Strategy 2016-2021

Click here to download the Tourism & Visitor Strategy 2016-2021 (PDF, 8MB)