Living Here

Blakes Crossing at a glance




  • 31 kms north of Adelaide
  • 30 minutes by train to Adelaide CBD
  • Direct access to CBD via Main North Rd
  • Alternative route via Northern Expressway and Port Wakefield Road
  • Part of the growing northern Adelaide corridor
  • Close to the popular Barossa Valley

Shopping, business and employment

  • Village centre with Woolworths, Aldi, BWS, Fasta Pasta, Monica’s Dine-In (breakfast, lunch or dinner) Monica's Pizza, D&S Quality Butcher, Angkor Bakery, The Chicken Home, United Discount Chemist, Blakes Crossing Newsagency, Hollywood Nails, Smokemart and GiftBox, Hairdresser and Vet
  • 4 minutes from Munno Para Shopping Complex and 8 minutes to Elizabeth Shopping Centre


  • Blakes Crossing Christian College now open
  • Stepping Stone Child Care & Early Development Centre
  • Close to Catherine McAuley School, Blakeview Primary, Craigmore High School and Trinity College
  • Close to TAFE Elizabeth and Gawler campuses and UniSA Mawson Lakes Campus

Open Space

  • New neighbourhood oval and adventure playground is open and ready for play
  • 1.5 ha park featuring the stunning Blakes Lake that spans 100 m across
  • Lush linear reserve weaving throughout the community
  • Kilometres of hike and bike trails
  • Open spaces to kick the footy
  • Pooch park