Australia - Adelaide & South Australia (PDF Chapter)
This is the Adelaide & South Australia chapter from Lonely Planet’s Australia guidebook.
Adelaide celebrates life’s finer things: fine landscapes, fine festivals, fine food, and fine wine. Further afield, there’s plenty of scope for exploration: from the legendary wine regions of the Barossa and Clare Valleys to the pastoral scenes of the Yorke Peninsula.
- settle in for a cricket match or some AFL football at the magnificently revamped Adelaide Oval, then catching some live tunes in this Unesco ‘City of Music’
- swirl and quaff your way through McLaren Vale, SA’s most popular wine region
- day-trip through the Adelaide Hills – Adelaide’s backyard, with cellar doors, markets and historic towns
- restaurants & accommodation
Coverage includes: Adelaide, Adelaide Hills, Hahndorf, Stirling Area, Gumeracha, Birdwood & Lobethal, Mt Barker, Fleurieu Peninsula, McLaren Vale, Willunga, Gulf St Vincent Beaches, Victor Harbor, Port Elliot, Goolwa, Kangaroo Island, Penneshaw & Dudley Peninsula, American River, Kingscote, North Coast Road, South Coast Road, Flinders Chase National Park, Barossa Valley, Tanunda, Nuriootpa, Angaston, Clare Valley, Auburn, Mintaro, Clare, Murray River, Murray Bridge, Mannum, Waikerie, Barmera & Around, Loxton, Berri, Ren-mark & Paringa, Limestone Coast, Robe, Meningie & Coorong National Park, Mount Gambier, Penola & the Coonawarra Wine Region, Yorke Peninsula, West Coast, Eyre Peninsula & the West Coast, Port Augusta, Port Lincoln, Coffin Bay, Streaky Bay & Around, Ceduna, Flinders Ranges, Southern Ranges, Quorn, Hawker, Flinders Ranges National Park, Blinman & Parachilna, Leigh Creek & Copley, The Outback, Woomera & Around, Coober Pedy, Oodnadatta Track, Birdsville & Strzelecki Tracks.