Adelaide Warnings and Dangers

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  • 1. Native Fauna

    IN Adelaide? You are more likely to be a victim of Adelaide's terrible drivers ;-) or ripped off than be hurt by Adelaide's creatures or other natural dangers. Some that people talk about...

  • 2. Weather

    Here in Adelaide South Australia we are experiencing a phenomena of 'Extreme Weather'! We are living through the hottest and longest heatwave ever recorded - one can't help but think about global...

  • 3. Transportation

    The speed limit in Adelaide is usually 60 kph. If you drive 70 kph instead and you are caught it costs you AUD 133. :( Drivers in Adelaide are very considerate. There is not so much fighting and...

  • 4. Hindley Street

    I am an 18 year old girl and many a friend of mine has held their 18th's or 21st's at venues along Hindley. I am extremely skeptical and was expecting the worst but it must be completely different to...


    The Adelaide Zoo took us most of the day to look around, so come lunch time, we had to buy some food.We chose the Zoo Cafe "Wildbites."This is more fast food,...

  • 6. Too Many Sweet Shops

    Well if you have a sweet tooth you are in heaven in Rundle Mall. Haighs, makers of fine chocolate and Australias oldest chocolate shop. Haigh's original retail...

  • 7. Adelaide at night

    Adelaide isn't really a very dangerous city but it is still a good idea to be aware of your surroundings and I wouldn't suggest walking around the streets at...

  • 8. Adelaide tap water

    Although it almost certainly won't harm you, locals almost never drink tap water, due to it's funny dirty taste. Adelaide water is often taken from the Murray...

  • 9. If You're Going To Sample The Local Wine...

    Adelaide is the gateway to many of the wonderful wine districts in South Australia. If you are going to sample the wine remember to drink in moderation and to...

  • 10. Birds that still fly after being cooked

    If you go to the cricket and stand on the Hill, look out for locals throwing missiles. In the November 2002 Test match this included someone being hit by a...

  • 11. For some reason I got REALLY...

    For some reason I got REALLY sick while I was in Adelaide. Like flu sick. I'm not sure why this happened, but I was miserable for about a week and a half (which...

  • 12. I was bought a drink by a...

    I was bought a drink by a complete stranger in a pub (drinking establishment) in Adelaide. No, there was nothing sleazy, but it is considered funny to shake th...

  • 13. Crime

    Australia's crime rate is low although the usual precautions should be taken as with any big city Be careful anywhere on your own after dark and zip your...

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