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Sustainability made easy: How to reduce your waste on The Parade

Posted

28/09/2021

When the South Australian government announced four Plastic Free Precincts to take part in a trial program in 2019, it was no accident that The Parade was on that list. It was an acknowledgement of a forward-thinking community with a desire to lead the way in the sustainability field. The...

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Meet The IT Expert Who Turned $200 and an Old Car Into a Small Business

Posted

20/09/2021

When Roberto Blos and his wife Zita first opened One-Systems Norwood, there were more than a few nervous moments. “We used all the money we had to open the store so were living in a garage and we didn’t have anything left,” recalls Roberto. “Just $200 and a 2000 Toyota...

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30 Acres opens on The Parade

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31/08/2021

The Adelaide Hills farm that Alex Smith and Rik Fisher bought four years ago has left its mark on every aspect of their new cafe/ bar/ restaurant. Most obviously the size of the property gave 30 Acres its name, and the 500 fruit trees provide a fruit salad of cherries,...

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This proudly local business is helping to shape the future of housing in South Australia

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20/08/2021

As an Executive Director of Munro Property Group, Joshua Baldwin is a busy man. The Parade-based agency looks after every aspect of real estate, from residential sales and management to commercial sales, leasing and buyers’ advocacy. So Baldwin is serious when he says “we provide an integrated service – we...

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How to cook the perfect steak every time

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06/08/2021

When owner John O’Connell started Bos Taurus Butchery two years ago, he began by making a few changes to the existing store in Norwood Place. The first was to add a rail so he could bring whole animals in and break them down. Because he only has a small coolroom...

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Meet The Cafe Owner Who Travelled The World Before Finding A Home In Norwood

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10/05/2021

The $110 million redevelopment of Coles Norwood signals an exciting new chapter for The Parade. But as construction commences it’s still business as usual for the longstanding traders of Norwood Mall. Wander down the mall and you’ll find a welcoming community of business owners from all walks of life, so...

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Visit Adelaide’s Longest Running Dry Cleaner

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03/05/2021

The $110 million redevelopment of Coles Norwood signals an exciting new chapter for The Parade. But as construction commences it’s still business as usual for the longstanding traders of Norwood Mall. Wander down the mall and you’ll find a welcoming community of business owners from all walks of life, so...

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The Parade Norwood Veterinary Clinic inducted into Hall of Fame as the best of the east revealed

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14/04/2021

The Eastside Business Awards has once again proven to be an overwhelming success with 9,584 votes cast and a much-loved business — which helps animals near and far — announced as the Hall of Fame winner. The fourth annual Eastside Business Awards honoured and recognised businesses and traders that excelled...

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Celebrate Easter with These Irresistible Ricotta, Green Apple and Fig Fritters

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30/03/2021

When Rik Fisher and Alex Smith moved to the Adelaide Hills, they bought more than just a house. The passionate cafe owners also took over a 30 acre property near Ashton and in just a few years they’ve transformed it into a bountiful farm that provides them with cherries, apples,...

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Art on Parade is Back This April

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29/03/2021

The Parade has always been a buzzing food and shopping precinct, with cafes, boutiques and speciality stores that make it a natural meeting point. And for the entire month of April, Art on Parade will transform Adelaide’s premier main street into a giant artistic community.  Since 2018, Art on Parade...

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Win the ultimate spending spree on The Parade

Posted

05/08/2020

What would you do if you won $5,000 to spend on The Parade? Spend over $15 anywhere on The Parade, ask for a receipt and enter online and you could do exactly that. We check in with five local business owners to see what their dream day looks like. Sue...

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Win $5,000 to spend on The Parade simply by doing your shopping

Posted

22/07/2020

The Shop To Win competition is bringing customers back to The Parade at a time when everyone could use some good news. And with a prize pool of $12,500, this is some seriously good news. Every purchase over $15 on The Parade is eligible, and you can enter as many...

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Cinemas reopen just in time for the school holidays

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06/07/2020

Nothing says school holidays like biting into a choc top, sinking down in a plush seat and settling in for a day at the movies. And HOYTS Norwood is celebrating with tickets starting from just $10. They’ve also introduced a raft of new measures to make sure screenings will never...

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ORBE inducted into Hall of Fame as the best of the east revealed!

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22/04/2020

Winners of the 2020 Eastside Business Awards have been unveiled with 5 Parade businesses recognised for excellence across 12 possible categories. A total of 305 local businesses received their share of more than 6,800 public votes, with 36 individual businesses being shortlisted as finalists. Mayor Robert Bria paid credit to...

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Takeaway and delivery options on The Parade

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30/03/2020

Takeaway and delivery options on The Parade so you can still enjoy good food while self-isolating. As social distancing measures ramp up, it’s important to look after yourself and protect others by following the latest recommendations. But even if you’re self-isolating or in quarantine you can still enjoy a morning...

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How to support Parade businesses during the Coronavirus crisis

Posted

20/03/2020

FIVE EASY TO FOLLOW TIPS  2020 has been a challenging year for many industries. After the year started with bushfires around the country, an ongoing worldwide health crisis of unprecedented severity has had (and will continue to have) a huge impact on local businesses. It means they need your support...

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Bauhaus arrives on The Parade

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06/11/2019

A fresh burst of colour and culture will come to The Parade on November 9 when Bauhaus opens the doors of its new location here. The independently-owned South Australian business has been operating for 26 years and its iconic Rundle Street shopfront has traded for more than 17 years. Within...

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Raising the Bar

Posted

07/08/2019

If there’s one event to go to this year, make it Raising The Bar Adelaide. But it’s not just any event. It’s a global award winning event that hosts 20 speakers (delivered by notable professors, economists, marketers and surgeons) talking about various topics from creativity and crime to privacy and...

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Swap the winter blues for a summer in Sorrento!

Posted

24/06/2019

The days are getting shorter, the nights are getting darker and we’ve started wearing our woolly scarfs. Winter is upon us and we know we’re not the only ones feeling the winter blues. That’s why we’ve teamed with Flight Centre Norwood to make your winter getaway dreams come true in...

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The Mac Centre is on the move!

Posted

27/05/2019

Mac Centre Norwood, the locally owned Apple Reseller and Service Centre, is on the move! But don’t worry, the retail store and service centre will still be your one-stop-shop for everything Apple sales and repairs. Zac Benn from the Mac Centre gives us the low down... We hear you’re in...

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400 Gradi is here

Posted

15/03/2019

400 Gradi is here. In Norwood. Which means the world’s best pizza is right on our doorstep. To celebrate the arrival of the world class pizzeria, we caught up with founder and international award winning pizza maker, Johnny Di Francesco, to chat about all things, well, 400 Gradi!   How was...

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