Top Choice Books in Adelaide


Lefty, arty and subversive in the best possible way, Streetlight is the place to find that elusive Miles Davis disc or Charles Bukowski poetry compilation.
Maps in Adelaide

Map Shop

Maps, charts and guides for walking, hiking and touring, plus GPS sales and advice.
Shoes in Adelaide

RM Williams

Another SA smash hit, selling boots handmade from single pieces of leather.
in Adelaide

Mary Martin Bookshop

Adelaide’s oldest bookshop (since 1945).
Fashion & Accessories in Adelaide

Midwest Trader

Stocks a snarling range of punk, skate, vintage, biker and rockabilly gear, plus second-hand cowboy boots. Rock on!
Books in Adelaide

Imprints Booksellers

The best bookshop in Adelaide, in the worst location (in the thick of the Hindley St strip-club fray)? Jazz, floorboards, Persian rugs and occasional live readings and book launches.
Design in Adelaide

Urban Cow Studio

The catch cry here is 'Handmade in Adelaide' − a brilliant assortment of paintings, jewellery, glassware, ceramics and textiles, plus a gallery upstairs. Their 'Heaps Good' T-shirts are appropriately pro-SA on a hot…
Cosmetics in Adelaide


An international success story, SA's own Jurlique sells fragrant skincare products (some Rosewater Balancing Mist, anyone?) that are pricey but worth every cent.
Design in Adelaide


Textiles, jewellery, bags, cards and canvasses from a 35-member local arts co-op. Meet the artists in-store.
Fashion & Accessories in Adelaide

Miss Gladys Sym Choon

Named after a famed Rundle St trader from the 1920s, this hip shop is the place for fab frocks, rockin' boots, street-beating sneakers, jewellery, watches and hats.