Business Initiatives

King William Road Vision

The King William Road Project presents a long-term vision for the precinct that captures the aspirations of its stakeholders and aligns ideas around growth, retail and dining, heritage, car parking, pedestrian access, safety, place making, greening and sustainability.

King William Road Activation - Parklets

Council has completed reviewing the nominations received for hosting King William Road parklets in 2017/18. The Review Panel was impressed with the creative ideas, aimed at activating the parklets and encouraging visitors to linger in King William Road.

The panel has selected two preferred submissions:
  • The Pot and Melt Pizzeria at 1&2/160 King William Road, Hyde Park, and
  • Robbies Chop Shop at 149 King William Road, Unley
Your Feedback
Between Monday 5 June and Monday 19 June, members of the public are invited to provide their support or objections to the above parklet permit applications. Please complete a Parklet Representation Form by 5pm Monday 19 June. Forms can be submitted by:
  • email to 
  • post to PO Box 1 Unley SA 5061 or
  • deliver in person to the Unley Civic Centre, 181 Unley Road, Unley.

At the conclusion of the consultation, and subject to successful resolution of any objections raised, the proposed parklets will be submitted to the CEO for final review and approval.

Discover Historic Unley Business

An exclusive number of buildings and businesses on Unley Road have been acknowledged for their enduring presence and contribution to the City of Unley's heritage.
When you next visit one of these iconic local businesses, please take a moment to read the fascinating history listed on their information plaque:
  • McKay's Mart, 99 Unley Road
  • Mr Bookcases/Unley Disposables, 106-108 Unley Road
  • Finos Fine Foods, 128 Unley Road
  • Bank SA, 165 Unley Road
  • Alfred James Funerals, 191-197 Unley Road
  • Oxford Antiques, 203 Unley Road
  • Unley Shopping Centre, 204 Unley Road
  • Miels est.1977, 221 Unley Road
  • Standish Cycles, 290 Unley Road
  • Claridge Holden, 363 Unley Road
Discover Historic Unley Business is an initiative of the Unley Road Traders Association.