Suburb Profile


Situated in southern Adelaide, Parkside is a clean, green suburb that offers the best of both worlds: peace and proximity. With leafy streets, a community vibe and the CBD 10 minutes away, it attracts families, students and professionals alike.

Parkside promotes an active, outdoorsy lifestyle. Residents have plenty of parks to enjoy, including Howard Florey Reserve, Henry Codd Reserve and Leicester Street Playground. It is also within walking distance to Unley Road, one of Adelaide’s most vibrant shopping and dining precincts. As for larger shopping complexes, the Arkaba Shopping Centre and Unley Shopping Centre are close by.

Parkside is an ideal place to raise a family. There are dozens of primary and high schools in the immediate area, and many more in neighbouring suburbs. The medical and sporting facilities, such as Unley Swimming Centre, are of a high quality. The area is also well-serviced by buses and the tram, and drivers can easily jump on the South Eastern Freeway.

The property market is diverse and in demand. Buyers and renters can choose from Victorian villas, workers cottages and a mix of old and new apartments. Thanks to Parkside’s safe reputation and city-fringe location, homes are snapped up quickly.


Christian Brothers College

Concordia College

Glen Osmond Primary School

Glenunga International High School

Highgate School

Kirinari Community School Inc

Mitcham Primary School

Parkside Primary School

Pulteney Grammar School

Saint Spyridon College

St Raphael’s School

Sunrise Christian School

Unley High School

Unley Primary School

Urrbrae Agricultural High School

Walford Anglican School for Girls


3km from Adelaide


Several bus routes run through the suburb

The Adelaide to Glenelg tram line is conveniently located nearby


Adelaide Eagles Little Athletic Centre

Arkaba Medical Centre

Arkaba Shopping Centre

Glen Osmond Creek Trail

Hackett Reserve

Henry Codd Reserve

Howard Florey Reserve

Leicester Street Playground

McLeay Park

Parkside Primary School

Unley Civic Library

Unley Shopping Centre

Unley Swimming Centre

Local Listings

Unley, SA

3 2 1

Unley, SA

47 Salisbury Street

3 2 1

Auction Sat 15 Feb 2020, 12:00pm

Unley, SA

4 2 2

Unley, SA

30 Fairford Street

4 2 2


Unley, SA

4 3 3

Unley, SA

40 Fairford Street

4 3 3

$2m - $2.15m


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