A seaport lying north of Adelaide, Port Pirie is the sixth most populated city in South Australia.
Port Pirie has a reputation as a friendly city, with a vibrant, multicultural community, and a wide range of lifestyle options.
Transport links are excellent, with the Augusta Highway just 5km away, and Port Pirie Airport 6km south.
Port Pirie's major employer is Nyrstar, which operates the largest lead smelter/refinery in the southern hemisphere.
Locals enjoy a wide cross section of economic, social and sporting activities, and the regional council is active in attracting new business and improving infrastructure and facilities in the area, including the new Port Pirie Sports Precinct.