December 28, 2016
The biggest name in world cycling and a huge drawcard for the upcoming Santos Tour Down Under (TDU), Peter Sagan, has touched down in Adelaide.
December 24, 2016
With just three weeks until the streets of South Australia are in the international spotlight for the Santos Tour Down Under, preparations are underway to welcome thousands of visitors.
December 22, 2016
Preparations for January’s Santos Tour Down Under are underway, with construction of the Adelaide City Council Tour Village starting today.
December 21, 2016
The value of tourism in South Australia continues to reach record highs with latest figures showing it is now worth $6.2 billion.
December 15, 2016
Birds of Tokyo and DJ Havana Brown will kick start celebrations at the 2017 Santos Tour Down Under with free live performances.
December 13, 2016
The inaugural flight of the world’s third largest carrier – China Southern Airlines – lands at Adelaide Airport this morning, heralding a massive boost to the State’s visitor economy.
December 11, 2016
The world’s fourth biggest cruise ship, and the largest to ever sail into Australia – the Ovation of the Seas – has arrived in South Australia.
December 07, 2016
South Australia has attracted a record number of international visitors and they are spending more than ever, data released today shows.
December 01, 2016
A challenging race route across four stages has been set to test the best women in cycling who will be travelling from all corners of the globe to compete in the 2017 Santos Women’s Tour.
December 01, 2016
South Australia has secured another mass participation event, with thousands of Scouts, leaders and their parents meeting here for the 25th National Scout Jamboree.
November 29, 2016
In a huge coup for South Australia, the Socceroos will take on Saudi Arabia in a crucial clash at Adelaide Oval as part of their quest to qualify for the 2018 FIFA World Cup.
November 24, 2016
Australian pro cycling team ORICA-BikeExchange has confirmed Esteban Chaves - the Colombian loved for his trademark grin - will join the peloton at the Santos Tour Down Under for the first time.
November 21, 2016
With little more than 100 days left until Clipsal 500 Adelaide, students and teachers from across the state are being encouraged to get out of the classroom to enjoy the educational benefits offered by the event.
November 20, 2016
One of Australia’s most iconic and best-known rugby league clubs – the Sydney Roosters – will play a home game against the Melbourne Storm at Adelaide Oval during the 2017 NRL season.
November 16, 2016
The Adelaide Motorsport Festival - featuring Formula 1 Grand Prix cars, historic touring vehicles and classic motorbikes – roars into town from tomorrow.
November 11, 2016
The streets of Adelaide will signal the arrival of Christmas, as the Credit Union Christmas Pageant spreads festive cheer throughout the city tomorrow.
November 11, 2016
A feast of some of Australia’s finest musicians will be on offer at this weekend’s Handpicked Festival – including The Veronicas, British India and Killing Heidi.
November 09, 2016
The Sun Princess has sailed into Adelaide, flagging the beginning of what is expected to be another record-breaking cruise season.
November 07, 2016
Two of the hottest players on tour, Nick Kyrgios and Tomas Berdych, plus tennis legend Goran Ivanisevic are confirmed to star at this summer’s World Tennis Challenge from 10 to 12 January 2017 at Memorial Drive, Adelaide.
October 27, 2016
Adelaide has been named the next host city for Special Olympics Australia’s prestigious 11th National Games, from Monday 16 to Friday 20 April 2018.
October 27, 2016
Clipsal 500 Adelaide has officially launched its 2017 line up, unveiling a new television advertising campaign to introduce event icon, the ‘Motorbeast’.
October 26, 2016
South Australia has been named one of the five best regions in the world in a major endorsement by internationally-renowned travel guide Lonely Planet.
October 25, 2016
Australia’s biggest boxing rivals - Anthony Mundine and Danny Green - will fight it out at Adelaide Oval early next year, with the two world champions facing off for the first time in 10 years.
October 24, 2016
Adelaide will host the biggest conference ever to be held in South Australia - having won the rights for the world’s largest aviation trade business event.
October 23, 2016
In a world-first, next year’s Clipsal 500 Adelaide will have a hybrid Enduro-X and Supercross track – making it one of the toughest courses riders have battled.
October 20, 2016
The biggest success story in Australian hip hop, Hilltop Hoods, will return to their Adelaide stomping ground on 3 March 2017, headlining the Friday night concert line up at Clipsal 500 Adelaide.
October 19, 2016
Adelaide Fashion Festival presented by Mercedes-Benz Adelaide kicks off today with 20 fashion-oriented events held over five days including 10 designer runways.
October 10, 2016
South Australia’s annual sprint-race, the Bay Sheffield, will celebrate 130 years with a boost of State Government funding – seeing an increase in the women’s prize pool to the equivalent of their male counterparts.
October 09, 2016
The Clipsal 500 Adelaide will return to its original two-race format next year, creating a more competitive and adrenaline-filled environment for drivers and motorsport fans.
October 06, 2016
Christmas has come early with the official launch of the Credit Union Christmas Pageant today.
October 06, 2016
New figures show last season’s cruise ship industry injected a record-breaking $26.9 million into the State’s visitor economy– up $10.8 million from the previous year.
September 30, 2016
With the long weekend around the corner please stay up to date on South Australia's weather conditions.
September 29, 2016
Millions of eyes will be focused on South Australia as home-grown legend Nick Percat races around the Mount Panorama circuit at this year's Bathurst 1000.
September 23, 2016
A convoy of more than 1200 classic motor vehicles will take to the roads this weekend for South Australia’s annual Bay to Birdwood.
September 22, 2016
South Australia has triumphed at the Australian Events Awards - taking out the prestigious title of Best Event State or Territory for the second year in a row.
September 14, 2016
South Australia’s visitor economy has reached an all-time high of $5.95 billion as our State continues to attract a record number of interstate and international visitors.
September 06, 2016
The Clipsal 500 Adelaide will have its first full-time female driver at next year’s event, with world-class Swiss driver Simona De Silvestro joining the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship.
September 03, 2016
Cycling superstar Peter Sagan has confirmed he will race in the Santos Tour Down Under with his new team, Bora-Hansgrohe.
August 31, 2016
Australia’s top netball stars will take on England when Adelaide hosts the first Australian match of the inaugural international Netball Quad Series tonight.
August 25, 2016
In the wake of the Rio Olympics, Australia’s biggest equestrian competition – the Australian International Three Day Event – has added three new drawcards.
August 24, 2016
Aussie rock band, Hunters & Collectors will reform for a one-off Australian performance in Adelaide next year at the 2017 Clipsal 500.
August 19, 2016
More than 15,000 people will enjoy some of the State’s best food and wine at the Barossa Gourmet Weekend from September 2 – 4.
August 09, 2016
Victoria Square will be the new home of this year’s Adelaide Fashion Festival, with high profile couture label Paolo Sebastian once again included in the stellar line up.
August 08, 2016
Thirty-two South Australian events and festivals will share in grants totalling more than $390,000 so they can attract more visitors and boost the State’s visitor economy.
August 08, 2016
In a huge win for South Australia, Adelaide Oval will play host to two additional international matches next cricket season.
August 04, 2016
The State Government has launched a global tourism campaign in order to keep growing our record visitor economy.
August 02, 2016
Tourism is South Australia’s super-growth area with more than 4000 new jobs created in the past two years, independent data shows.
July 26, 2016
The State Government says it has reached an in principle deal with China Southern Airlines for direct flights between Adelaide and Guangzhou, to begin as early as December this year.
July 19, 2016
Adelaide Hills Wine is encouraging you to ‘fire up your winter soul’ at its Winter Reds event, showcasing the region’s best premium food, wine and local attractions from 29 - 31 July.
July 11, 2016
The People’s Choice Credit Union, Beyond Bank, Credit Union SA and Police Credit Union will extend their naming rights sponsorship of the Credit Union Christmas Pageant for the next three years.
July 11, 2016
The 2017 Santos Tour Down Under race routes have been unveiled today at the event’s official launch.
July 06, 2016
Local food, music, beer and cider will be showcased at the Adelaide Beer and BBQ Festival, to be held at the Adelaide Showgrounds from July 8 -10.
June 23, 2016
OzHarvest SA has been appointed as the official charity for the 2017 Clipsal 500 Adelaide.
June 15, 2016
South Australia’s visitor economy has hit a record high $5.73 billion –with the state closing in on its target of $8 billion by 2020.
June 08, 2016
The Clipsal 500 Adelaide continues to be the most successful V8 supercar race in Australia, with this year’s event recording its highest economic impact of $65.6 million.
June 05, 2016
Entries for the 2017 Bridgestone World Solar Challenge – held from 8-15 October – open today.
June 02, 2016
World Number One Lydia Ko will be returning to Adelaide for the Women’s Australian Golf Open next year.
June 01, 2016
A 40 per cent increase in spending in the past year has seen international visitors inject a record $954 million into South Australia's visitor economy according to new figures out today.
May 30, 2016
Adelaide has won the rights to host several major conventions as the next milestone in the $397 million redevelopment of the Adelaide Convention Centre is completed.
May 30, 2016
Three Adelaide Fashion Festival designers will showcase their work in Jakarta today before touring manufacturing and textile facilities in Indonesia and Vietnam.
May 19, 2016
South Australia will welcome 52 cruise ships to our ports next season – exceeding the State Government’s 2020 target three years early.
May 03, 2016
Qatar Airways’ inaugural flight to South Australia – using the world’s most modern aircraft – will land at Adelaide Airport this afternoon.
May 02, 2016
Office workers in Adelaide’s CBD will have the chance to taste the best produce from around South Australia this week, as part of Tasting Australia 2016.
May 01, 2016
Food-lovers from across the globe – as well as local and interstate soccer fans – are expected to descend on Victoria Square today to experience Tasting Australia.
April 29, 2016
The Santos Tour Down Under and Tour of Yorkshire have formalised a partnership which will ensure both events promote each other to a global audience.
April 28, 2016
The Clare Valley Gourmet Weekend now includes an extra day so visitors have more time to enjoy the region’s world-class wine and beer.
April 28, 2016
The annual Penola Coonawarra Arts Festival celebrates its 25th event this year, with four days of celebrations starting from May 19.
April 28, 2016
A bid to break a Guinness World Record of more than 3000 canoes or kayaks on the water at the same time will take place at this weekend’s FloatFest in Mannum.
April 27, 2016
Flights into Adelaide are being increased in the lead up to this weekend as thousands of visitors arrive for Sunday’s Grand Final between Adelaide United FC and the Western Sydney Wanderers FC.
April 22, 2016
The Adelaide Fashion Festival is pleased to announce South Australian fashion identity Chris Kontos as its Creative Director in 2016.
April 19, 2016
Adelaide has added another major sporting event to its calendar with the 2016 International Netball Series test match starting here in August.
April 15, 2016
The 2016 Santos Tour Down Under injected a record $49.6 million into the state’s visitor economy and created 613 full-time jobs, data released today has revealed.
April 10, 2016
The State Government has signed an agreement with China Southern Airlines to promote tourism between South Australia and China, paving the way for direct passenger services between Adelaide and Guangzhou.
April 01, 2016
More than 6000 people from around the world will inject more than $4 million into the State’s visitor economy this week.
March 21, 2016
The Caltex Socceroos have touched down in Adelaide ahead of their crucial World Cup qualifying match versus Tajikistan at Adelaide Oval this Thursday.
March 16, 2016
As the nation’s eyes have been firmly focused on South Australia during Mad March, new results show interstate visitors to our state are at an all-time high.
March 15, 2016
After a massive WOMADelaide, Adelaide Cup, Fringe and Festival crowds the ovens and grills are warming up for Tasting Australia.
March 04, 2016
One of the most highly regarded chefs in the world, Matt Orlando, is the latest addition to the stellar line up at this year’s Tasting Australia festival.
March 02, 2016
As South Australia promotes itself on the world stage with a new campaign to coincide with Qatar Airways flying directly to Adelaide, new data has revealed our international visitor numbers are at a record high.
February 22, 2016
As the world’s best golfers prepare to leave Adelaide, racing fans are being urged to get a slice of the upcoming Clipsal 500 Adelaide action.
February 20, 2016
The State Government has released a nature-based tourism strategy which aims to inject $350 million a year into the state’s economy and create 1000 new jobs by 2020.
February 19, 2016
Development authorisation has been granted for an international golf course and resort on the south-east coast of Kangaroo Island.
February 18, 2016
The State Government is offering financial support to event organisers to help them attract more interstate and international visitors.
February 17, 2016
South Australian tourism projects will receive a $1 million funding boost in the latest round of the Australian Government’s Tourism Demand Driver Infrastructure programme (TDDI).
February 15, 2016
The Queen Elizabeth will make her first visit to Adelaide tomorrow – and will be the 20th cruise ship to visit South Australia so far this season.
February 13, 2016
A new interstate advertising campaign has been launched to attract even more visitors to South Australia during Mad March.
February 09, 2016
The Project will be broadcast live around Australia from Adelaide for a week during Mad March, Tourism Minister Leon Bignell has confirmed.
January 22, 2016
The Adelaide Hills is an ideal place to keep cool this weekend with the annual Crush food and wine festival starting today.
January 21, 2016
Santos Tour Down Under Ambassador Jens Voigt – renowned for his phrase “shut up legs, please shut up and do what I tell you” – will tonight help motivate riders taking part in the Bupa Challenge Tour tomorrow.
January 20, 2016
South Australia will be shown off more than ever before to international and interstate viewers watching today’s Santos Tour Down Under action - thanks to a split broadcast feed.
January 19, 2016
After a year of waiting, the world’s best cyclists will once again hit the streets of Adelaide in the biggest bike race outside of Europe.
January 18, 2016
Women’s cycling, a new participation event and the popular Prospect street party will provide plenty of options for Santos Tour Down Under fans today.
January 17, 2016
Adelaide’s East End will come alive with the exhilarating People’s Choice Classic tonight as the curtain raiser of the 2016 Santos Tour Down Under.
January 16, 2016
There are more opportunities to participate in the Santos Tour Down Under’s Festival of Cycling than ever before bringing the UCI WorldTour event even closer to the public in 2016.
January 12, 2016
South Australia’s summer of sport is heating up with major events and world-class competition expected to inject more than $120 million into the state’s visitor economy.
January 09, 2016
A strong field of professional women cyclists will launch the 2016 Santos Women’s Tour with 17 teams featuring seven of the world’s top ranked 50 riders.
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January 05, 2016
The state’s building and construction industry – along with our visitor economy – is reaping the rewards of Adelaide’s booming Riverbank precinct.