The large ex-pat community has instilled a diverse culture drawing on influences from around the world. This, and its proximity to world-class vineyards, means Adelaide some boasts of Australia’s finest food and drink, with a fusion of worldwide cuisines mixed with delectable local wines.
The blooming arts scene has a little piece of something for everyone. Live music continues to flourish in alternative clubs and bars, there are a growing number of museums and art galleries, and nature-lovers will enjoy trips to the Botanic Gardens and Adelaide Zoo – the only place in Australia where you can see the giant panda. And for those who just prefer a relaxed night out there’s a fun pub culture with plenty of places to drink.
Why visit Adelaide?
Indulge in the burgeoning restaurant scene with cuisines from around the world
See the Southern Hemisphere’s only giant pandas at Adelaide Zoo
Visit the scenic and tranquil Botanic Gardens