Prospect is a highly sought-after, vibrant, inner-city destination. It is rich in character and local heritage, made more attractive by its facilities, activities, tree-lined streets, and a vibrant arts and events calendar.
Prospect’s commercial, retail and hospitality options are equally diverse and desirable, giving you a range of unique, iconic and everyday offerings for residents and visitors alike. Whether it’s shopping, relaxing or celebrating with friends and family.
Whilst steeped in a rich and colourful history, today Prospect is an energetic hub and a youthful city where the median aged resident is 36 years of age, well under the national average.
Located just 5kms from Adelaide’s CBD, Prospect is a vibrant inner-city suburb. Prospect 1838 is only minutes from the world-class Adelaide Oval and the dazzling Riverbank Precinct. Lose yourself in Adelaide’s East End shopping boutiques or spend an evening exploring the West’s bustling laneway bars and restaurants. Everything is at your fingertips.
Just a short walk from your doorstep, you’ll find a selection of stunning restaurants and bars, parks, playgrounds and countless local amenities conveniently located within the Churchill Shopping Centre including Coles and Kmart. Explore Prospect Road’s thriving café culture or immerse yourself in a movie at the new Palace Nova Cinema complex.
Make your daily commute a breeze at Prospect 1838. Perfectly positioned by Islington Railway Station, just 10 minutes to Adelaide’s CBD by train. On Churchill Road, you’ll find easy bus links, bike tracks and walking trails. With everything at your fingertips, means less driving and less hassle. But don’t worry – There’s plenty of street parking for those times you need to take the car.
A selection of the state’s most respected schools and universities including Prospect Primary, Prospect North Primary, Blackfriars Priory, Adelaide High and the highly anticipated Botanic High are all within a short distance from your new Prospect 1838 townhouse. The internationally ranked University of Adelaide and the University of South Australia are also within minutes of your doorstep.
Prospect is one of the leading Smart21 Communities in the world, awarded by the International Intelligent Community Forum. Prospect is only one of four cities in Australia ranked in the Top21, and the only council to have received this award in four consecutive years, from 2012 to 2015, and again in 2017.