is located adjacent to the River Torrens, which, with the installation
of a weir system, has been transformed into a beautiful recreational
lake. The banks feature walking
and cycling paths, in fact the Torrens River has a dedicated cycle
and walking track, that makes it possible to ride or walk from the North
Eastern Suburbs all the way to Henley Beach.
for rides on historic steam trains in the Adelaide Hills and Victor
Harbor are at Steam Ranger Tours www.steamranger.org.au
SA Bird Calls
beaches are almost endless, and range from busy beaches like Glenelg
& Henley Beach, to the secluded and out of the way beaches of
the south coast.
Adelaide's beaches are about a 20 minute car journey west from the
are over 150 food, produce shops, and stalls at the very comprehensive
Adelaide Central Market. There is a page of images and full information
online for the Adelaide Central
It is located in Gouger Street west of Victoria Square.
Spring in Adelaide
Adelaide Botanical Gardens which include the International Rose
Garden are located at the eastern end of North Terrace. Long term
car parking is available on Hackney Road which is at the eastern
end of North Terrace. The Gardens can also be accessed via a rear
gate with vehicle parking near by. In Summer Adelaide's Botanic Gardens have outdoor
movie nights, ideal for families that start with some Jazz music
then the movie.
Looking west Currie Street connects King William Street to Light Square
and to West Terrace. After it crosses King William Street to the
east it becomes Grenfell Street. On the left corner of the above
image is the Passenger Transport
Time and Date
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Information concept has been developed,
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Maxwell at Maxwell's Web Media, for over 12 years, based in Adelaide but expanded to include providing services to Kangaroo Island. Circulation: Around 30,000 visitors a month.
on Kangaroo Island
I travel to Kangaroo Island during the year from Adelaide many times, working
with the Tourism operators on Kangaroo Island. I usually photograph an updated Tourism accommodation property, or maintain
computers I have sold on Kangaroo Island.
I am very happy to give my
personal recommendation for accommodation on Kangaroo Island to
Acacia Apartments at Kingscote.
Your host there is Deidre Morrison, and the apartments are modern & very well fitted out 4 & 1/2 Star, first class accommodation for sure.
Raptor Domain, Kangaroo Island Birds of Prey Display
Raptor Domain, Kangaroo Island Birds of Prey Display - This is a must see Kangaroo Island Attraction. See a free-flight bird presentation featuring Wedgetail Eagles, Kookaburras, Owls, Falcons, and more. Ideal for children and highly recommended. There is a great photo opportunity here. www.kangarooislandbirdsofprey.com.au
Cafe - O'Connell Street,North Adelaide
is Robert Barbero's popular North Adelaide Cafe' which is located on the corner of O'Connell
and Tynte streets.
At Scuzzi Cafe' meals ranging from light snacks like Bruschetta
to good pizza, & there is always good interesting daily specials on the board.
The wine list is interesting and features well known South
Australian wines as well as a good range from the Interstate
When I dine at Scuzzi I often enjoy pizza which I can highly recommend, and the odd glass or
two of award winning McLaren Vale Bent Creek wine. Scuzzi Cafe Phone: (08) 8239 2233
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named the new city after Queen Adelaide, wife of the British King,
William IV (King
of Great Britain
1830 - 1837). The first Mayor of Adelaide was James Hurtle
Fisher, and the first Council meeting was held on the 4th of November
Adelaide is blessed with two scenic waterfalls that are worth a
visit in the winter or early spring, both are about 20 minutes by
vehicle east of the CBD. Morialta Falls can also be accessed by
public bus route Number 105 Waterfall
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is the Capital of South Australia with a total land area of 984,277
City from "Light's Vision" at Montefiore Hill.
This is about a 15 - 20 minute pleasant walk
from Adelaide's shopping region, Rundle Mall.
and South Australia's Time Zone
is nine and a half hours ahead of Greenwich Mean Time except during
Adelaide's daylight saving time (Oct-March +10.5 hours GMT)
I have been for the past 12 months been using the brilliant Nikon D3s Digital SLR
for all of my photography work.
I purchased mine from Photographic Wholesalers in Hutt Street Adelaide
and I am very happy with the service there. This is a fantastic camera. www.photowholesalers.com.au Before switching over to Photographic Wholesalers for camera equipment, for over 12+ years I always bought my camera equipment from Diamands Camera, Video & Digital in Rundle Street East. I always found the staff to be helpful with good service. Photographic Wholesalers have many new interesting bits of kit for the professional photographer and camera enthusiast. www.diamondscamera.com.au
The Festival Centre is located approximately 50 meters north of the corner of North Terrace and King William Street, lying near the banks of the scenic River Torrens and adjacent to Elder Park.
It is distinguished by its three silvery-white geometric dome roofs and its plaza, and lies on a 45 degree angle to the city's grid. It is the home of South Australia's performing arts.
Bert Flugelman stainless steel sculpture in foreground (1970)
entertainment section at Tour Adelaide now has it's own Adelaide entertainment
- Dec 2005
Looking north with the Adelaide GPO clock tower
to the left.
Post Office open hours are 8.30am - 5.30pm weekdays.
The post office in Pulteney Street near Rundle Mall is open Saturday
mornings along with most suburban post offices
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