LIVING IN ADELAIDE
Once you’ve arrived in Adelaide, you’ll want to keep in touch with family and friends back home.
Get an Australian phone number by signing up for a phone or SIM card with a local network. Our preferred provider is Vodafone Australia, who have a range of great deals for students, including internet data. Find your nearest Vodafone store here.
When you set up your phone, you'll have to choose:
Watch the video below to find out how to get connected.
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Adelaide Free Wifi
The AdelaideFreeWiFi network gives you access to FREE internet in many cafes and public places across the Adelaide city centre. Search the list to find a location near you.
You can also access free internet at most suburban libraries (you’ll need a library card from your local library).
If you want internet at home, you’ll need to sign up for a broadband plan. Popular providers in Australia include:
Australia Post is Australia’s national postal provider. If you need to send mail or parcels, you can find your closest Australia Post here.
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