Location Average distance to GPO is 13km. Origin of suburb name Named after David Crafer, a local publican. Public transport Buses are available on Adelaide Metro routes 862, 865, 866, and 867. These provide access to the city, Crafers Ramp, and Stirling. Schools Preschools in the area include Stirling District Kindergarten on Avenue Rd. For primary schools, there is Crafers Primary School on Piccadilly Rd, and St Catherine’s School on Ayers Hill Rd. Typical street features There are a large number of significant trees in Crafers. Houses are typically on large blocks, with large gaps between dwellings. Local attractions Crafers is near to the towns of Stirling and Bridgewater, and the The Crescent is located in the CL zone of the Adelaide Hills Council development plan. The objective of the zone is to accommodate lowdensity dwellings with a rural character. Any future development should not ‘‘impair the scenic amenity and rural character of the Mt Lofty Ranges’’. No development of offices, shops, surgeries, or other non-residential activities along Mount Barker Rd in the zone are allowed.