Munaintyanangku, tunturri. (Always was, always will be)

Illuminate Adelaiderlu Kaurna Miyurna yaitya mathanya Wama Tarntanyaku tampinthi (Illuminate Adelaide acknowledges the Kaurna people, the traditional custodians of the Adelaide Plains)

Yaintya yartangka ngadlu tikanthi, kuma tirkanthi, kuma warpulayinthi. (These are the lands we live, learn and work on)

Ngadlurlu Purkarna pukinangku, yalarra, kuma tarrkarritya tampinthi. (We pay our respects to Elders past, present, and emerging)

Translation provided, with thanks, by Kaurna Warra Karrpanthi

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Past Event

East End Echoes


16 July to 1 August

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Fri 16 July - Sun 01 August

Nightly 6pm - 11pm


Old Market Gateways, 12 Union St, Adelaide


Wheelchair Accessible


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City Lights is switching back on from Thursday 29 July until Sunday 01 August.

We strongly encourage you to wear a mask to this event. Please consider our environment and come prepared with your own mask.

For more COVID Safe information click here.


The East End is one of Adelaide’s most popular and historic strips, home to a bustling mix of flavours, fashion and festivity. Pop on your headphones and dive into this colourful history with this self-guided walking circuit of lighting, projections and soundscapes.

Featuring work by animators, storytellers and sound artists in the illuminart network, the digital circuit highlights the street's themes and stories to offer you an exciting parallel experience augmenting the streetscape.

Click here to open the East End Echoes Stories in Sound tour in a new window

Project team 

Andy Petrusevics - Lead Visual Artist / Animator

Michael Mills - Storytelling Voices / Audio experience

DJ TR!P - Music Loops                                               

Zero Shaw - 3D animation, projection mapping 

Cindi Drennan - Research, Project Manager       

Craig Laurendet - Projection Mapping                         

Care Vaughan - Illustration (Sym Choon Graphics)    

Character Voices 

Michael Mills, Georgia Broomhall 

Voices of the East End 

Andy Petrusevics, Razak Mohammed, Colin Corso, Jennifer Layther, Driller Jet Armstrong, Monica Corduff Gonzales, Tim Gladdis, Kath Wilden, Simon Loffler, Danica Morgan, Frank Vaianam, Greg Bannon, Felix Hill

Visual contributors

Tim Gladdis - East End Market Photographer        

Alison Lea - Photography of bands

Driller Jet Armstrong - Photography, Mural elements

Zero Shaw - Video of Bands

Exosketch Artists - Sketches

Andy Petrusevics - Helicopter Man, Scooter Man

Research and Advice 

Karl Telfer, Keith Conlon, Catherine Manning, Steve Maras, Debbie Williams, Megan Collins, Corinne Ball, Tim Gladdis

Present as part of City Lights, located in the East Precinct

Image: The Fulness. illuminart.

About City Lights

To help you navigate our free program, we've created City Lights: a night-time trail of light featuring over 40 free installations, projections and immersive experiences. City Lights encompasses three individual precincts within the Adelaide CBD: NorthWest and East. Choose one, two or all three precincts to explore.