Living in Adelaide
So what’s it like living in Adelaide? Whatever you know about South Australia’s capital one thing’s for sure: there’s never a dull moment here. Once dubbed ‘The City of Churches’, the city has redefined itself as ‘The City of Festivals’ – with a vibrant arts scene that includes the ever-popular Fringe Festival. Adelaide enjoys a healthy reputation as a centre for sports, wine, and fine dining – offering visitors and residents the perfect mix.
Whether relaxing in the botanical gardens or watching the ocean from a sun-drenched promenade, Adelaide enjoys a unique position. Just 20 minutes from the CBD you’ll find yourself amongst rolling hills, on the beach, or strolling through award-winning vineyards.
With stunning architecture, lush gardens and a flood of museums, cafes and restaurants, 1.1 million people enjoy calling Adelaide home.
Living and working in Adelaide offers you an excellent standard of living in beautiful surroundings. As the fifth largest city in Australia, Adelaide is big enough to offer everything you’d expect from a major metropolitan, without losing its sense of community. UniSA is proud to form a key part of this community.