When you arrive in Adelaide ready to start your new life you will be spending quite a lot of time in shops. It can be a little daunting to start with not knowing which shops sell which items and where to go for even the most basic of items. There are numerous small shopping centres in the suburbs along with larger shopping malls dotted throughout the state so there is definitely no shortage on choice!
Below we have listed some of the larger stores with links to their websites. Many of them have weekly specials which they send out catalogues (offer referred to as 'junk mail') each week which you can also view online.
The shopping hours in South Australia are generally Mon-Wed 9-5.30, Thurs 9-9, Fri 9-5.30, Sat 9-5 and Sunday 11-5. This can vary slightly with some of the larger stores which may stay open slightly later on weeknights. On public holidays all stores are usually closed.