Cittaslow Goolwa


assembly 2017

International Cittaslow General Assembly


Goolwa will host the International Cittaslow Assembly on 9-12 May 2017

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Annual Cittaslow Goolwa Smoke Off


The 2016 Smoke Off was held on Sunday 6 November 2016.

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Welcome to Goolwa - Australia's First Cittaslow

On 12 March 2007, the historic River Port of Goolwa was accredited as the first Cittaslow or "Slow Town" in Australia. Goolwa joined the international network of towns and cities that combine the efforts of Council, the business community and residents to improve the quality of life for all who live and work in their town.

This website will explain the philosophy of Cittaslow, Goolwa's journey to accreditation and the achievements and benefits of becoming a Cittaslow. It also supports our local food and wine groups and tourism operators.

Together with Katoomba Blue Mountains and Yea Murrindindi, Goolwa Alexandrina is part of the Cittaslow Australasian Network.

News and events

South Australia named the fifth best region to visit in Lonely Planet’s Best in Travel 2017.

Posted: Oct 31, 2016

This prestigious travel accolade is expected to generate significant publicity for our state both nationally and internationally which ultimately puts us on the consideration list for visitors.

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At the Wharf 2017

Jan 27 2017

The Cittaslow Goolwa Food and Wine Group presents At the Wharf, held from 5.00 to 8.00 pm on the last Friday of the month on the Signal Point Gallery Deck. Cittaslows 'At the Wharf' Friday January 2…

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Cittaslow Goolwa Farmers Market

Jan 27 2017 4:00 pm 7:30 pm

Fresh, fantastic, Fleurieu fine foods will be sourced locally from our wonderful region covering the Alexandrina Council area. Items such a breads, beef and lamb, vegetables and fruit plus many more …

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Food and Wine Gatherings 2017

Jan 30 2017

Everyone welcome. Please bring a small plate or bottle to share.

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