ADELAIDE, SOUTH AUSTRALIA
Adelaide is bursting with culture, flavours, events and entertainment. Taste your way through world-famous wine regions only minutes away from the city, soak up the sun at one of our picture-perfect metropolitan beaches, join the party at our immersive festivals and events or spend the night exploring Adelaide attractions and a thriving restaurant and bar scene. Adelaide is a gateway to some of Australia’s best wine country as well as historic buildings, lush parklands and some of the country’s best beaches.
THINGS TO DO
Visit the South Australia Tourism website for more information.
ARTS AND CULTURE
With 38,000 pieces from around the world in its collection, you could easily spend a whole day lost in the halls of the Art Gallery of South Australia. In the city’s West End, the Jam Factory Contemporary Craft and Design studio is a centre of excellence for the arts with four fabulous exhibition spaces and a retail gallery. Visit the French Renaissance-style Mortlock Wing at the State Library or lose yourself in history at the South Australian Museum. Get a hefty dose of culture at our massive Adelaide Fringe Festival, internationally-acclaimed Adelaide Festival, WOMADelaide and the Adelaide Fashion Festival.
Get acquainted with the real Australia using Adelaide as your base. See a huge range of wildlife in the Adelaide Zoo or embark on an African safari at Monarto. Picnic in beautiful parklands, see dolphins at Glenelg or stroll through our stunning Adelaide Botanic Garden. Just minutes away from CBD lie wild coasts, otherworldly plains and pure sandy shores. Kangaroos, koalas and wallabies reign supreme in our dense bush land and in the Adelaide Hills. Along our coast, sea lions and dolphins play in crystal-clear swells. Immerse yourself in nature and discover a new way of life.
In the city and surrounding suburbs you’ll find artisan markets, a wonderland of unique boutiques, sprawling shopping malls and gorgeous heritage arcades. Rundle Mall is our first port of call. With over 700 retailers in one convenient pedestrian-friendly strip, it’s Adelaide’s busiest, most popular shopping destination. Discover boutiques selling local designs and higher-end clothing stores on Rundle Street, one-off, luxe homewares on King William Road, the sprawling Central Market in Adelaide's CBD, design and produce markets in Adelaide's suburbs and major shopping outlets at Burnside and Glenelg.
sPORTS AND rECREATION
Located in the heart of Adelaide, the iconic Adelaide Oval is South Australia's best sporting and entertainment venue with cutting-edge facilities and a total capacity of 53,000. Since 1871, the Oval has played host to countless sporting matches and world-class events from The Ashes cricket test series and AFL football, to international superstars and stadium spectaculars. Further afield you'll find stunning golf courses, lush parks and sporting fields, cutting-edge stadiums and raceways.
fAMILY AND kIDS
Adelaide is full of family-friendly activities. Take the kids out for the day at Glenelg, Brighton or any one of our metropolitan beaches. Whizz down Gleleng's colourful water slides at top speed or visit Australia's oldest chocolate making company, Haigh’s. Let the kids run wild at our action-packed events, from the Adelaide Fringe to Santos Tour Down Under. Hungry for more? Pick luscious red strawberries at Beerenberg Farm in the Adelaide Hills, then head over to Melba’s Chocolate Factory. If you’re lucky, you’ll get to try something sweet straight off the production line.
ADELAIDE SIGHT SEEING TOURS
The Australian Podiatry Conference has partnered with Adelaide Sightseeing to offer delegates a special 20% off discount. Adelaide Sightseeing is South Australia’s largest and longest serving day tour operator, and have been in business for over 30 years. The offer half day, full day and longer stays through Adelaide and to South Australia’s most popular destinations such as the Barossa Valley, Kangaroo Island, Victor Harbour, McLaren Vale, Murray River, Adelaide City and the Hills & Hahndorf region.
If you would like to explore more of South Australia, Adelaide Sightseeing can help you to see more of what this amazing state has to offer.
Adelaide Sightseeing will offer a 20% discount on the following popular tours for touring guests and their accompanying family or friends*. Enter the code PODIATRY2019 at the checkout.
Adelaide City Highlights (AS14)
Adelaide Hills & Hahndorf (AS13)
Ultimate Adelaide (AS12)
Victor Harbor & McLaren Vale Highlights (AS18, AS18L, AS18D)
Murray River Highlights (AS23)
Seal Bay Discovery (STCC)
For further information on the above itineraries and view the complete range of tours, please visit www.adelaidesightseeing.com.au.
*Conditions; Available for immediate booking. Valid for travel 15th - 31st May 2019. Not valid with any other offer. Promotional code must be quoted at time of booking to receive discount. When booking online, discount will be applied at the checkout. New bookings only. Credit card fees apply. Please check full terms and conditions on the Adelaide Sightseeing website.