RDA Adelaide Metro

Our Vision

A vibrant, connected and prosperous metropolitan Adelaide and South Australia with world-leading social, economic and environmental living conditions for all of our communities.

Our Mission

To strengthen metropolitan Adelaide and South Australia by fostering positive and productive relationships and engagement between the different levels of government, industry, academia and civil society.


The Adelaide metropolitan region encompasses 1,596 square km, or 0.16 per cent of the landmass of South Australia.
The region has a population of 1.324 m people and this represented 77.2 per cent of the South Australian population (ABS, 2016 Census).

Board Members & Management

Jan Turbill


Chris Sampson

Deputy Chairperson & Treasurer

Daniel Adams

Board Member

William Galimi

Board Member

Karen Raffen


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