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Australia’s most connected business, events and entertainment precinct

Now is the time to meet in Adelaide, with the destination completing an unprecedented level of new infrastructure further enhancing the city’s ‘ease of use’ functionality and services to the business events sector. The multi-billion dollar revitalised Riverbank Precinct includes the Adelaide Convention Centre, Adelaide Oval, Adelaide Festival Centre and Adelaide Casino – all interconnected by walkways and a river footbridge.

Several new hotels, an expanded retail precinct and the Central Market Arcade redevelopment are just some of the other developments enhancing Adelaide’s global reputation as the complete convention city.

Business Events Adelaide

The City of Adelaide is committed to providing the right support to help you host your business event in Adelaide though support of the Business Events Adelaide.

Business Events Adelaide’s role is to assist and guide convention and event organisers through every stage of planning – free of charge. The result is a seamless, successful and memorable event.

Take advantage of the Business Events Adelaide’s breadth of experience and depth of local knowledge. Organisers can capitalise on state-of-the-art facilities and technology as well as diverse food, wine, cultural and recreational activities.

Unparalleled access, ease and value

At just 15 minutes, Adelaide has one of the shortest airport to city transfers anywhere in the world, with regular direct international and domestic flights. Adelaide is one of the most affordable cities in Australia and easily navigated on foot, allowing delegates and organisers to enjoy exceptional ease and value during their event.

Adelaide’s thriving culinary landscape has seen the establishment of some of the best restaurants in the nation. Visiting delegates are able to enjoy the deeply engrained food and wine culture against the backdrop of unique and vibrant festivals and events.

The city acts as the ultimate springboard to South Australia’s picturesque regional neighbourhood. Four superb wine regions envelop Adelaide including the renowned Barossa Valley, located only an hour drive from the city centre.


The recent infrastructure developments, coupled with Adelaide's compact and efficient layout, make it Australia's most connected business events precinct, offering ease of movement and a variety of integrated venues.

Adelaide's Riverbank Precinct, featuring interconnected venues like the Adelaide Convention Centre and Adelaide Oval, along with new hotels and retail spaces, bolsters its appeal as a top-tier destination for business events.

Adelaide's central location offers unparalleled accessibility, making it a prime choice for events. The city is seamlessly connected to international flights from key markets, ensuring swift and convenient travel for attendees. With a brief airport-city transfer, affordable costs, and a compact urban layout, Adelaide enhances the overall convenience and experience for event participants.

The city's infrastructure, including modern venues and technology, caters to the business events sector by providing efficient spaces and services that facilitate successful gatherings.

Adelaide offers business visitors post-event opportunities such as cultural experiences, visits to galleries and museums, sporting events and experiences at Adelaide Oval, recreational activities in the Park Lands, professional development opportunities, and shopping in places like Rundle Mall and the Adelaide Central Markets. Consider team-building activities and explore the city's vibrant food and wine culture. Check local events through Experience Adelaide's What's On guide.