City of Adelaide, Adelaide

15 Декабрь, 2010

  

The Australian city of Adelaide (Adelaide) - capital and largest city in the state South Australia One of the largest cities in Australia, with a population of more than 1,1 million.

The city is situated on the shores of the Gulf of St. Vincent, on the Adelaide Plains, north of the peninsula Floro, in podnožiâ hrebta Mount Lofti.

Due to its location in the center of the southern part of the mainland Adelaide is a major transportation hub, connecting the eastern and western regions of Australia.

Located in Adelaide international airport, which is the most modern and new in all of Australia.

  

As government and commercial center of South Australia, Adelaide is a large number of government and financial institutions.

The main sectors of the economy is Adelaide's defense, automotive industry and services.

The city is the automotive industry, Holden and Mitsubishi, and the production of medical equipment and electronics. Almost half of all cars, Made in Australia, gather in Adelaide.

Adelaide is located 70% Australia's defense industry. The main government defense research institutes, Defence Science and Technology Organisation  расположены в пригороде Аделаиды Солсбери, near a military base in Edinburgh, other defense companies (такие как Saab Systems) located at Technology Park Adelaide.

Adelaide is situated in the Mediterranean climate, and most of the rain falls here in winter. Adelaide is the driest of all the major cities of Australia. In the summer precipitation is very difficult to predict, and they are usually mild and infrequent. In winter, the falls are usually sufficient rainfall, most of which falls in June (an average of about 80 mm). Frosts are rare, in these places there is no significant snowfall, Mount Lofty Ranges and the addition of some other regions of Adelaide Hills.

 

 

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