I've just visited the folks in Adelaide. It is just over two hours flying time from Brisbane. I try and visit my parents and sister several times a year - and was lucky to have five days with them this time.
I normally stay with my sister - but I do look at the house sit opportunities in Adelaide. One day I will do a house sit there - just so I can spend more time with them, and perhaps catch up on some friends. Perhaps two or three weeks.
I'd love to stay around the McLaren Vale area - not far from the family - but near the vineyards and the other areas that I knew well when I lived in Adelaide. I know it was a long time ago - but I do remember much of my child hood.
One thing that I love is the old stone and brick buildings that are common around the state. I find them fascinating. One day..................