How You Know You're From Port Adelaide
19 Aug 2017
From the ever-rich history and the enthralling attractions to a loving local community, Port Adelaide is undoubtedly, a special place. Here, 5 signs you're from here.
1. COMMUNITY IS EVERYTHING
We've said it before and we'll say it again, 'if asked to describe Port Canal in one word, we'd say 'community', and of course, the same goes for Port Adelaide. If you live here, you'll know exactly why. And if you don't, we'll tell you it's mostly because we care. Port Adelaide hosts an abundance of events, which each provide the community with a fun-filled opportunity to come together.
2. HISTORY MATTERS
Port Adelaide plays a significant role, not just in the history of Adelaide, but for the whole of Australia too. The Port offers a provocative history for both tourists and locals alike to submerge into, where major historical sites include: Port Adelaide Lighthouse, Hart's Mill, Clipper Ship, British Hotel and McLaren Wharf.
3. YOU'RE PROBABLY PART OF THIS GROUP
If you haven't already joined the Facebook group 'You Know You're From Port Adelaide / LeFevre Peninsula When...', then there's no time like the present to join this wonderful community online, and take a trip down memory lane, partake in community discussion or post your own thoughts regarding this great place to live.
4. PORT ADELAIDE FC IS YOUR TEAM
It's no secret, we're passionate about football. And simply put, we locals just love to come together to cheer on our favourite team - the glorious Port Adelaide FC. Put on for your team with a full range of AFL merchandise available at our Port Adelaide Paper Shop.
5. PORT CANAL SHOPPING CENTRE IS YOUR LOCAL
We love our locals just as much as we love our awesome home. Our centre is conveniently located within a close proximity to some of Port Adelaide's major attractions, so whether you're wanting to shop, grab a quick coffee, explore this awesome city, or just do it all - we're always here for you.