A range of accommodation options are available to international students in Adelaide – just ask the staff at your education institution. Some options include on-campus accommodation, university residences, residential colleges, international residences, home stay and temporary accommodation
It’s really important to research some temporary accommodation options before you leave home. Do this by visiting www.southaustralia.com You might want to book a couple of nights of cheap accommodation with a backpackers or youth hostel. Use this as a temporary base, while you find permanent accommodation.
Adelaide City Council has compiled a list of resources for temporary and private accommodation here in Adelaide.