The City of Adelaide

Adelaide is South Australia’s vibrant capital city.

The City is consistently voted one of the world’s most liveable and affordable. With so many beautiful parks, green spaces and quiet suburbs, walking and cycling are easy and safe ways to get around.

Adelaide is famous for its cafes, restaurants, entertainment and festivals. During February and March, the City attracts world renowned festivals including the Adelaide Fringe and Adelaide Festival.

South Australia is famous for its growing wine regions such as the Barossa Valley and its Flinders Rangers and Outback.

Facts and figures

  • 1.3 million people
  • Most liveable city in Australia (2010-2012 Property Council)
  • No. 5 Most liveable city in the world 2012-2016 (Economist Intelligence Unit)
  • No. 27 Most liveable city in the world (2016 Mercer Index)