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The Stretton Centre

Artist's Impression of the Stretton Centre (view latest image)

The Stretton Centre brings together key stakeholders concerned with the economic and social wellbeing of the City of Playford to showcase an integrated approach to industry, workplace and workforce development.

It is a partnership between the City of Playford, The University of Adelaide's Australian Workplace Innovation and Social Research Centre (WISeR), Renewal SA, and the South Australian and Australian Governments. Once established, the Stretton Centre will be a regional hub for integrated industry, workforce and urban development, addressing challenges and pursuing opportunities through research, collaboration and innovation.

Stretton Centre Research

Stretton Centre Research supports the Stretton Centre through a research and innovation program that informs and helps to develop more integrated and sustainable approaches to industry, workforce and urban development in Australia.

Workplace Futures Employer Survey

People walking down the street

The Workplace Future Survey provides a snapshot of Employer demand for skills in the cities of Playford and Salisbury.

Workplace Future Survey reports are now available.

Stretton Centre Research Fast Facts

Concise 2 page ‘Profile Fact Sheets’ detailing some key economic and social indicators for the City of Playford.

City of Playford Socio-Demographic, Employment and Education Profile

City of Playford policy document


This policy document provides a detailed analysis of the Socio-demographic, Employment and Education Profile of around 80,000 residents that make up the City of Playford.


Australian Workplace Innovation and Social Research Centre
Level 2, 230 North Terrace

The University of Adelaide
SA 5005


T: +61 8 8313 3350
F: +61 8 8313 6309