What can you see and experience South Australia?


South Australia is a destination for all seasons where you can enjoy a relaxed and active lifestyle all year round. It is the perfect destination for living and studying and it will not take you long to feel at home.

Adelaide, the capital of South Australia, has something for everyone from shopping and entertainment to sport and adventure. It is also the gateway to the beautiful natural environments and townships of the Barossa Valley, River Murray, Flinders Ranges, Outback and Kangaroo Island.


Activities that you can do year round

There are so many fun things for you and your friends to do and see in South Australia regardless of the weather!
Here are a few things to start you off:

A destination for all seasons

Every season brings fresh opportunities for you and your friends to experience!
Here are some events and activities that you can join in:

Summer is alive with outdoor activities and international sporting events

Summer – Learn how to surf or go swimming at the beach
– Celebrate an Australian Christmas with your homestay
– Cheer the cyclists at the international Tour Downunder event

Autumn is festival time with an abundance of music and cultural festivals

Autumn – Experience the Adelaide and Fringe Festivals
– Dance along to the world music at the WOMAD Festival
Toast marshmallows around a camp fire

Winter is spectacular with lush green countryside and abundant wildlife

Winter – Watch the Southern right whales at Victor Harbor
– Visit an art venue during the SALA Festival
– Go to an Australian Rules football match

Spring is full of colour with the flowering of native Australian trees and wildflowers

Spring – Go on a rollercoaster ride at the Royal Adelaide Show
– Go along to the OzAsia Moon Lantern Festival
– Watch a film at the Adelaide Film Festival

For more ideas on things to see and experience, go to www.southaustralia.com

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