Southern Adelaide (map) is an incredibly diverse and vibrant region, stretching from close to the Adelaide CBD to the southern beaches and the McLaren Vale. The Southern Adelaide region contains the local government areas of Marion, Onkaparinga, Holdfast Bay and Mitcham. It is home to almost a quarter of metropolitan Adelaide’s population, contributes significantly to the economy of the State and is an area characterised by partnership and innovation.
Southern Adelaide has demonstrated a track record of good employment growth and boasts a diverse industrial and commercial base, including a growing service sector, innovative advanced technology businesses and, of course, world-class McLaren Vale wines.
Flinders University has been part of the partnership for economic growth in Southern Adelaide.
Flinders University enjoys a well-justiﬁed reputation for its excellence in teaching and research. It has a long-standing commitment to enhancing educational opportunities for all and a proud record of community engagement.
This website is a great source of information, containing economic and demographic information for the Southern Adelaide region.