Active Engagement for an Active State

Being active delivers so many benefits.  These include physical and mental health and wellbeing, opportunity for social connection and learning, chronic disease prevention, creating identity and helping to grow our economy.  For many people, sport and active recreation is an essential part of their community’s social fabric. The Office of Recreation, Sport and Racing (ORSR) […]

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Help Create Adelaide’s New National Park

URPS, in association with ASPECT Studios, is delighted to be working with the community to create Glenthorne National Park. This is a fantastic opportunity to preserve and revitalise a large open space area in Adelaide’s southern suburbs, turning it into a thriving environmental and recreational precinct. The proposed park will cover more than 1,500 hectares […]

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Our Newest Social Planner

We are very excited to welcome Edoardo Rosso to URPS.  Edoardo has a PhD in social sciences (Social Geography) and extensive experience in research and aged care.  He has worked with UniSA, as well as aged care providers ECH Inc. and Helping Hand Aged Care. As a Research Fellow in the Division of Health Sciences […]

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Active in Nature

There is nothing more exciting for those of us who facilitate community engagement than seeing feedback influence plans and these plans become reality. URPS has been working with the Department of Environment Water & Natural Resources in recent years to develop investment priorities for metropolitan parks in Adelaide.  This has involved the establishment and facilitation […]

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