The City of Onkaparinga is a short distance from the Adelaide CBD, making it both a liveable city and an attraction for tourism. The area is rich in natural beauty with picturesque scenery of hills, coastline and vineyards. There are various walking trails, beaches, parks, reserves and wetlands throughout the area.
The cultural life of The City of Onkaparinga is a vibrant reflection of skill and industry. Galleries, cultural events, music festivals and local expertise in food and wine bring life and colour to the region.