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Why Muriel Matters

In this milestone 125th anniversary year of women’s suffrage in South Australia, meet Miss Muriel Lilah Matters (1877-1969) – one of Adelaide’s most fascinating historic female figures and a wonderful...

Classic city dining

Dive into the city’s diverse menu of city eateries and you’ll quickly discover that heritage and food make a fine pairing in Adelaide. Here’s an entrée size sample of places to enjoy a meal that are rich in flavour and...

Happy birthday to a world-class market

From fine dining establishments, to cafes, food trucks and home crock-pots, the Adelaide Central Market has been fuelling the city’s cuisine scene for 150 years in 2019. Adelaide Central Market’s Federal Hall...

DreamBIg Children's Festival

Celebrate, connect & commemorate

With the change of season comes a whole new calendar of activities set to charge the city atmosphere with live music, artistic performances, taste-tempting aromas and plenty of free family fun. Among autumn’s events are...

'Better the balance, better the world

Creating a better balanced future

South Australia has a reputation for being a leader nationally when it comes to gender equality. In 1861, women who owned property in the colony of South Australia were granted the right to vote in Council elections. In...

Celebrations in Adelaide at the end of World War II, August 1945, B 59860, State Library of South Australia

People, Celebrating People

A fascinating and free exhibition of historic and contemporary artworks at the City Library (off Rundle Mall) is captivating audiences of all ages with its overarching festive theme of ‘people celebrating’...

Trees and leaves

Tree talk

Down streets large and small and throughout the expansive Adelaide Park Lands which embrace the CBD and North Adelaide, the city is full of leafy treasures.

Adelaide TreeClimb

See Adelaide from a new angle

Life can look very different depending where you’re standing. Here’s a few family-friendly activities that could have you seeing Adelaide in a whole new light this summer! From the water Adelaide’s iconic...

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