Soak up the Adelaide atmosphere
Take a trip to Adelaide this summer to discover a whole new world of wineries, decadent dining and outdoor pursuits in the South Australian capital.
Before you head down south, make sure you've got your holiday accommodation sorted out. Mantra on Frome is situated in the vibrant East End cafe precinct of Adelaide, just minutes away from the CBD, theatres and the Rundle Mall shopping precinct.
Any trip to Adelaide should include a visit to the world-famous Barossa Valley, just over an hour's drive out of the city. The wine region is jam-packed full of activities for people of all ages and abilities to enjoy. Take yourself on a tour of the sprawling Tanunda Heritage Trail, or explore the plethora of food and wine destinations in the region. If you really feel like treating yourself, head to Chateau Tanunda for a game of croquet and some of the best wine and cheese you'll ever taste.
"Take a trip to Adelaide this summer to discover a whole new world of wineries, decadent dining and outdoor pursuits in the South Australian capital.
Foodies should try out Andre's Cucina and Polenta Bar for an Italian dinner to remember. Rundle Street has plenty of bars for a more casual meal in a vibrant atmosphere, or you could stroll through the Adelaide Central Markets for fresh produce in a buzzy environment.
If you're feeling adventurous, why not try kayaking? Head to Port Adelaide to visit the Garden Island Ships' Graveyard for a paddle with a difference. Explore 25 shipwrecks while getting a leisurely workout!
For those who like to stay on dry land, the Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary offers guided nocturnal walks on which you can get up close and personal with bettongs, bandicoots and platypus. Take the family or venture out alone to really get a sense of the true Adelaide.