About Adelaide Australia
Having a mediterranean climate and home to more than one million people, locating on the Torrens River on the south coast of Australia is Adelaide, the capital city of South Australia. Adelaide is a wonderful city known as the wine and festival capital, made in a grid pattern and surrounded by fields of parklands, near the holiday playground and white, sandy beaches of Glenelg on the coast and overlooked by the delightful cool-climate graperies, fruit gardens and attractive scenery of the Adelaide Hills.
The city takes pride in world class wines, cuisine, cultural festivals and sporting events, galleries and theatres, huge markets in the open air , sophisticated shopping and breathtaking plant gardens, all exist in a friendly atmosphere. You have a chance to visit the world famous Barossa Valley wine growing region to the north or explore further afield to the rugged Outback with its age-oldlandscapes, Aboriginal culture and abundant living things and the unique town of Coober Pedy , the opal capital of the world.