Adelaide, known as the City of Churches, boasts a cozy ambience perfect for family life. Here, you will discover stunning beaches and sprawling wine regions waiting to be discovered.
Low population densities make for a less congested, relaxed experience than Brisbane, along with affordable property prices and plenty of activities for families.
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Barossa Valley in South Australia lies an hour’s drive north of Adelaide and boasts world-class wineries and gourmet fare, not to mention picturesque vineyards perfect for relaxing while sipping your glass of vino – but there’s much more going on here too.
This wine region is widely known for producing award-winning shiraz wines, but also produces cabernet sauvignon, grenache and semillon varieties. Additionally, some of Australia’s oldest vineyards can be found here and many vineyards provide tastings or tours; one of the most notable vineyards being Penfolds Vineyard which offers tasting options centered on its signature Grange Wine produced here from Shiraz grapes grown here.
Tanunda, Lyndoch, Nuriootpa and Angaston are the main towns of the Barossa Valley. Each has a German heritage evident through historic churches. Nuriootpa serves as its commercial hub and has many secondhand stores; additionally Maggie Beer’s Farm Shop sells an assortment of condiments.
The Northern Suburbs offer many family-oriented suburbs with lush green lawns, charming villages, and some of the friendliest people in the city. There is a strong sense of community here that often hosts local events and festivals throughout the year; additionally there are amenities such as shopping centers, parks and cultural attractions in these suburbs.
Home buyers interested in the Northern Suburbs will discover that prices are significantly less expensive than elsewhere in the city. Conveniently situated close to both the airport and other workplaces in the city, the Northern Suburbs provide easy commuting opportunities and numerous recreational activities such as golf courses, tennis clubs and equestrian centres for convenient living in close proximity.
The North of the City exudes village charm, particularly Parkhurst and Craighall Park with their cafes and restaurants on pavements. Surrounded by many affluent neighborhoods and boasting one of the city’s top schools.
Suburbs are residential areas on the outskirts of a town or city and generally comprise single-family detached houses with large gardens, wide avenues and cul de sacs, and generally possessing an average population density between that of an inner city or central business district and those found further out – such as outer suburbs and exurbs.
Transport costs can be one of the greatest expenses for homebuyers and can add thousands of dollars in annual savings. Inner suburban areas usually feature reliable public transit links that may make reducing this expense possible – saving money without even owning a car!
Suburbs have also proven a popular choice for home buyers looking for proximity to city centers; however, property prices have not increased steadily as further out one goes. Therefore, home buyers must monitor local market trends closely in order to select an area which will best meet their property portfolio strategy and financial means.
The Southern Suburbs are home to many luxurious houses on sprawling plots. Close proximity to M3 makes this area ideal for families with young children; SACS, Bishops Diocesan College and Herstenburg Girls’ School can all be found here as well as high-end shopping centres offering luxurious goods and services.
Table Mountain provides a breathtaking backdrop to suburban life in southern suburbs, from village life in Newlands and Rondebosch to homes with gardens in Bishopscourt and sprawling properties on 1ha plots in Constantia – drawing many English-speaking families seeking quiet living in beautiful settings.
Residents enjoy visiting Kirstenbosch Botanical Garden, the new Centenary Tree Canopy Walkway or scenic picnic spots, while also shopping Claremont Mowbray Observatory shops as well as attractions like Mostert’s Mill Newlands or Arderne Gardens Claremont.