Glenthorne National Park

The creation of Glenthorne National Park is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to preserve and revitalise a large area of existing open space in our southern suburbs and turn it into a thriving environmental and recreational precinct for the whole community.

Check out the Glenthorne Master Plan and see how community input has shaped the plan for Adelaide's newest national park.

Latest News

Nature play at the heart of Glenthorne National Park
19 Jun. 2020

Nature play at the heart of Glenthorne National Park

A partnership between the Marshall Liberal Government and the City of Marion will see a nature-focused adventure playground developed as an iconic destination within the new Glenthorne National Park.

Glenthorne proclaimed as a national park
28 May 2020

Glenthorne proclaimed as a national park

It was an emotional and surreal day as I witnessed Glenthorne become a fully fledged National Park. There have been so many challenges and roadblocks along the journey, but we …
Adelaide officially has its second metropolitan national park
28 May 2020

Adelaide officially has its second metropolitan national park

Glenthorne National Park-Ityamaiitpinna Yarta is one step closer to reality after officially being proclaimed today, making it Adelaide’s second metropolitan national park.

Demolition begins at Glenthorne!
20 May 2020

Demolition begins at Glenthorne!

Glenthorne National Park is another step closer with demolition beginning of unusable buildings on the site. Take a look! ▶️🌳🌱🐨 Friends of Glenthorne …
Our plans for Glenthorne
25 Nov. 2019

Our plans for Glenthorne

Have you seen what we’ve got planned for Glenthorne National Park?

Glenthorne National Park vision becomes clearer
26 Oct. 2019

Glenthorne National Park vision becomes clearer

Glenthorne National Park is one step closer to becoming a reality with the official transfer of land being signed, as well as the unveiling of the draft master plan at an open day today.

New ranger station to take care of Glenthorne
24 Oct. 2019

New ranger station to take care of Glenthorne

A new ranger station has been built in the future Glenthorne National Park to act as a site office for rangers to take care of the park and its visitors.

Glenthorne Open Days - October 2019
03 Oct. 2019

Glenthorne Open Days - October 2019

The next Glenthorne Open Days are coming soon! Come along on the 26th and 27th of October to see how the plan for Glenthorne National Park is taking shape.

Glenthorne Action Group holds first event
19 Sep. 2019

Glenthorne Action Group holds first event

Last weekend I dropped in to say hello and thank the volunteers at the Glenthorne Action Group’s first event, at O’Halloran Hill.

We've launched the new National Parks and Wildlife Service!
27 Jul. 2019

We've launched the new National Parks and Wildlife Service!

Today we launched the newly branded National Parks and Wildlife Service South Australia at a community event at Belair.