Vibrant Adelaide is the perfect destination for delegates combining great appeal, ease of access and affordability to superb effect. Adelaide is famous for its food and wine, boasting more restaurants per capita than any other city in Australia, not to mention its enticing bar scene! Delegates can stay connected during their time in Adelaide, with free Wi-Fi available at Adelaide Airport, the Adelaide Convention Centre, and throughout the CBD. Many of Adelaide’s tourist attractions are located within walking distance of the CBD and a number of South Australia’s iconic wine regions are just a short drive away.
How to get there
The international airport is only 7km from the Adelaide Convention Centre, making it a convenient and economic taxi ride.
Within the city centre, there are a number of free transport options for navigating around the city. The tram (which stops in front of the Adelaide Convention Centre) is free for stops within the city centre. There is also a free city connector bus. The following map shows the free transport routes.
If you are driving, there are two undercover car parking options with the North Terrace and the Riverbank car parks. Both are located directly under the Centre and are open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Clearance is 2.0 metres and automated payment stations accept credit/debit cards (1.5% surcharge applicable). Both car parks are fitted with video surveillance camera systems and security patrols these areas.
Accommodation at special negotiated rates will be reserved for AWITC delegates, exhibitors and visitors to Wine Tech at properties located within close proximity to the Adelaide Convention Centre. To book your accommodation click here.
Adelaide enjoys a Mediterranean climate with dry warm summers and mild winters. During July Adelaide’s average maximum temperature is 16°C (60.8°F) and there are approximately 10 rainy days throughout the month.
If you are travelling to the AWITC with children and are looking for child care options, you may find this website helpful: www.careforkids.com.au.