Map of South Australia
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Adelaide was set up as a free settlement rather than with convict labour and has grown into a very successful city. As the capital city of South Australia it as become home to many Australian industry, South Australia is home to the Australian wine industry with Barossa Valley at the head, it as become the country's largest producer of quality lamb meat, it is situated on the Southern Ocean and has a burgeoning fishing and aquaculture industry and is the source of fresh juices and sparkling mineral waters used in the manufacture of high quality beverages. Wine, meat and seafood, dairy products, fruit and vegetables, and confectionery comprise the bulk of exported processed foods. So if you are looking for work you should be able to find something that suits you.
Did you Know?
Adelaide has a population, of around 1 million
Is the National Wine Centre for Australia North
Adelaide is the home to the Adelaide Festival of Arts & the Fringe Festival.
Adelaide has the largest and longest running fresh produce market in Australia.
Has the longest guided busway in the world called The Obahn.
The largest and oldest glasshouses in a Botanic Garden in the Southern Hemisphere. Imported from London.
Adelaide has the closest and most accessible beaches of an Australian Capital City.
Have the most restaurants per head of population then any other city in Australia.
Is home to the RM Williams Museum & clothing outfitters at Prospect.
Adelaide is home to The Sir Donald Bradman Collection Exhibition.
South Australian Visitor & Travel Centre
18 King William Street Adelaide
Rundle Mall Information Centre
Rundle Mall Adelaide
Glenelg Visitor Information Centre
Port Adelaide Visitor Information Centre
66 Commercial Road, Port Adelaide
We have put together a few lists to help you find accommodation and work whilst travelling around Australia these will help point you in the right direction.
Travelling and working in Australia will be a life changing experience
Need a visa for Australia
WHV's can ONLY be applied for; before arriving in Australia. Working Holiday Visa's* can only be granted before you arrive in Australia. For details about applying visit Australia's official website here (www.immi.gov.au) or visit a Travel Agent or an Australian Embassy or Consulate in the country you are in.
Tax for working holiday makers.
It is a complete myth that you will automatically get all your tax back when you leave Australia! There is a lot of confusion out there amongst, not only working holiday backpackers but also amongst many employers and even some accountants and tax agents.