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Best regions to live in South Australia

Top ranked regions rated by locals in the community.

Adelaide (Greater)

4Ranked 1st

"Excellent Suburb"

I have been living in Mawson Lakes for nearly 10 years now. Rented for 7 years and now owns a house. Really love this suburb. I see that some people complain about the high crime rate and dirty street…
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Outer Adelaide

4Ranked 2nd

"A nostalgic destination with promise"

Located a little more than an hour south of Adelaide, Victor Harbor was the goto tourist destinations 20+ years ago. This changed with cheap flights and demanding lifestyles, people would rather go …
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4Ranked 3rd

"At the crossroads of great Australian adventures + very affordable living"

Port Augusta has had a turbulent time over the last five years or so. It's economy was once driven by a (now shut down) Coal power station. And for a time, it seemed like the town ran the risk of dyin…
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Murray Lands

3.5Ranked 4th
Trevor Scott

"A Quiet River Lifestyle"

A very good place to live with the Murray River close by and many areas available for recreation. Everything you need is here and is located centrally in the Riverland.
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Yorke and Lower North

3.5Ranked 5th
Jason MacKinnon

"Great little seaside town"

Beautiful beaches. Great little retail strip and supermarket. Small industrial area surprisingly adds charm to the locale. Clean streets with quaint stone cottage homes.
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South East

3.5Ranked 6th

"Perfect place to bring up a family!"

I have lived in nearly every state of Australia, in both capital cities and large country towns. After a change in profession I moved to Mount Gambier with my young family nearly 6 years ago. As I lov…
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3Ranked 7th

"Pristine waters, friendly locals"

Beautiful place for the family to grow up! We have access to some of Australia’s most pristine waters and freshest seafood. Great community spirit, people pull together in Lincoln to help each other o…
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