Fleurieu Peninsula

  • State
  • Region Size
    3349.89 (Sq Kms)
  • Population
  • Largest Regional City
    Victor Harbor
  • No. of Jobs
  • Median Weekly Household Mortgage
  • Median Weekly Household Rent
  • Region is known for
    McLaren Vale wine region
Data Source: Based on Australian Bureau of Statistics data

Fleurieu Peninsula

Just a 40-minute drive south of Adelaide you’ll find the Fleurieu Peninsula. Immerse yourself in a relaxed Mediterranean lifestyle, surrounded by white sand beaches, picturesque vineyards, and vibrant coastal towns. Explore the renowned McLaren Vale wine region and indulge in unforgettable culinary experiences. With its laid-back lifestyle, stunning scenery, and rich cultural heritage, this region is a haven for those seeking a slower pace of life.


People are the heart of all communities. Get a picture of Fleurieu Peninsula by understanding the people who live there.

  • 106,452
    Estimated resident population (no.)
  • 47
    Median age - persons (years)
  • 60,350
    Working age population (aged 15-64 years) (no.)
  • 1,801
    Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples (no.)
  • 20,487
    Persons born overseas (no.)
Fleurieu Peninsula Adelaide Hills Population Statistics

From small locally owned businesses to larger operations, industries in Fleurieu Peninsula form an important part of the community.

  • 7,760
    Total number of businesses

A move to more means creating a better life for yourself. Gain insight into the job market in Fleurieu Peninsula to assist in your decision-making.

  • 68,771
    Number of jobs (no.)
  • 645
    Median weekly personal income ($)
  • 7,760
    Total number of businesses

Discover the household make-up of those already living in Fleurieu Peninsula to help you decide if this is the right region for you.

  • 43,999
    Total households (no.)
  • 2.4
    Average household size (no. of persons)
  • 811
    Median equivalised total household income (weekly) ($)
  • 1,473
    Median monthly household mortgage payment ($)
  • 310
    Median weekly household rental payment ($)

Have confidence that Fleurieu Peninsula has the services you need to support your lifestyle. This is a vital step in your decision to move to more.

  • 4
    Number of Hospitals
  • 2
    Number of Airports
Moving to Fleurieu Peninsula


Chances to thrive

The Fleurieu Peninsula boasts a diverse economy with thriving industries that provide a range of employment opportunities. Agriculture plays a significant role, with vineyards and farmland contributing to the region’s success. The internationally renowned McLaren Vale wine region leads the way in sustainable wine production, attracting visitors from around the world. The tourism sector is growing, benefiting from the stunning coastal landscapes, charming towns, and culinary experiences. Other industries such as healthcare, retail, and education contribute to the region’s economic stability.

Living in Fleurieu Peninsula


Memorable family weekends

The Fleurieu Peninsula offers endless possibilities for family adventures. Hike through Deep Creek National Park, paddle the serene waters of Myponga Reservoir, or explore the Coorong National Park where the Murray River and the Southern Ocean converge. Discover Victor Harbor, Willunga, and Goolwa, and indulge in the internationally renowned McLaren Vale wine region. Surf, fish, dive, sail, and kayak along stunning beaches. From whale watching to swimming with tuna, the Fleurieu Peninsula offers exhilarating activities for the whole family.

Towns of Fleurieu Peninsula

From the coastal beauty of Victor Harbor, to the quaint historical charm of Willunga, explore unique towns offering stunning scenery, and welcoming communities.

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