Cittaslow Goolwa

Cittaslow Corner

On the corner of Cadell Street in a heritage building, Cittaslow Corner provides a space for meetings, information about Cittaslow and Goolwa and a place for business members of Cittaslow to promote their produce.

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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

Climate Change

Posted: May 23, 2019

The Effects of climate change on the Alexandrina/Fleurieu region are of concern to members of Cittaslow Goolwa.

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Forthcoming Events

Posted: Mar 18, 2019

Cittaslow Goolwa conducts a number of free community events during the year.

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A The Wharf 10 March 2019

Posted: Feb 27, 2019

The next Cittaslow Goolwa At The Wharf event will be held from 1.30 pm to 5.00 pm on Sunday 10th March as part of the Fringe at Goolwa long weekend celebrations.

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Cittaslow Goolwa Farmers Market 2019

May 26 2019 9:00 am 1:00 pm

The Market is held on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month, other than January, from 9 am to 1 pm in Jeralde Park in the Goolwa Wharf Precinct. A wide variety fresh local foods are on show at the mark…

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Food and Wine Gatherings 2019

May 27 2019 6:00 pm

The Food and Wine group meets at 6 00 pm on the last Monday of each month (other than December) at the Cittaslow Corner Lot 1 Cadell Street Goolwa. All members with an interest in food and wine are we…

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Cittaslow Goolwa Farmers Market 2019

Jun 9 2019 9:00 am 1:00 pm

The Market is held on the 2nd and 4th Sunday of each month, other than January, from 9 am to 1 pm in Jeralde Park in the Goolwa Wharf Precinct. A wide variety fresh local foods are on show at the mark…

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