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February 13, 2020

The absolute best shows to see this year

Take a big bite out of CityMag's Festival Burger with our guide to the best shows to see this year, according to last year's reviews. See - statistics can be fun.

September 5, 2019

Meet the power-brokers of the New Adelaide

In our work as journalists, we have the privilege of meeting and reporting on citizens who possess the power and agency to influence the future of Adelaide. We've collated an A-Z of power-brokers from our contact books, edited to a list of 20 that we believe will help shape the New Adelaide.

November 20, 2018

Escaping suburbia

The Bowes have lived in the city for more than thirty years across several addresses. Reflecting on that time, from their new apartment on Hurtle Square, the couple reveal it was a brief stint in the suburbs that galvanised their desire to live a perennial city life.

October 19, 2017

Not a small country town at heart

When an industry shut down in the small country town where Johnny von Einem grew up, the whole community was caught in the aftershock. But while Holden's operations limp to a close this week, the striations of city life insulate most of us from the personal tragedies unfolding just down the road.

October 13, 2017

My Adelaide with Grant Nowell

Grant Nowell came to Adelaide as a photojournalist in the late ‘80s and has been chronicling the city ever since. He’s seen Adelaide evolve in granular detail - and some of that detail now lines the walls of his son Andy’s restaurant, Sunny’s.

October 3, 2017

When a new pub saves an old bar from ORAH

The Jolly Bar was a staff-only bar on the Old Royal Adelaide Hospital campus that wasn't welcome at the new hospital. But now it's found a new home, and a new public-is-welcome admissions policy, at the West Oak Hotel.