Prince Charles and Camilla in Adelaide

Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty
Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty
Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles holds a koala called Kao whilst Camilla holds a koala called Matilda at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla meet Indigenous people after a traditional welcome at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla meet Indigenous people after a traditional welcome at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla meet Indigenous people after a traditional welcome at Government House. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla meet Indigenous people after a traditional welcome at Government House. Photo: Getty

Members of the public gather to greet the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince of Wales outside the convention centre. Photo: Getty

Members of the public gather to greet the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince of Wales outside the convention centre. Photo: Getty

Members of the public gather to greet the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince of Wales outside the convention centre. Photo: Getty

Members of the public gather to greet the Duchess of Cornwall and Prince of Wales outside the convention centre. Photo: Getty

Maggie Beer looks on as Prince Charles and Camilla taste wine at the Penfolds Magill State Winery. Photo: Getty

Maggie Beer looks on as Prince Charles and Camilla taste wine at the Penfolds Magill State Winery. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla taste wine at the Penfolds Magill State Winery. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla taste wine at the Penfolds Magill State Winery. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla plant a tree after inspecting student gardens during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla plant a tree after inspecting student gardens during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

The Duchess of Cornwall has lunch with students after inspecting student gardens during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

The Duchess of Cornwall has lunch with students after inspecting student gardens during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles speaks with teachers and principal Mike Tate (right) during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles speaks with teachers and principal Mike Tate (right) during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

The Prince of Wales talks with school staff member Neville Humphrys during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

The Prince of Wales talks with school staff member Neville Humphrys during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall is presented with flowers by school children during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall is presented with flowers by school children during a visit to Kilkenny Primary School. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles with Kilkenny Primary School principal Mike Tate.

Prince Charles with Kilkenny Primary School principal Mike Tate.

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla are greeted by teachers and students at Kilkenny Primary School in Adelaide. Photo: Getty

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales arrive at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Getty

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall and Prince Charles, Prince of Wales arrive at Flemington Racecourse. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall walk through the mounting yard. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall walk through the mounting yard. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales speaks with British jockey Ryan Moore in the Jockey Weigh-In Room before the running of the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles, Prince of Wales speaks with British jockey Ryan Moore in the Jockey Weigh-In Room before the running of the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles speaks with Melbourne Cup jockey Glen Boss. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles speaks with Melbourne Cup jockey Glen Boss. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall presents the Melbourne Cup trophy to winning owner Nick Williams after Green Moon won the Emirates Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall presents the Melbourne Cup trophy to winning owner Nick Williams after Green Moon won the Emirates Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla at the Melbourne Cup. Photo: Getty

Prince Charles and Camilla arrived in Adelaide today fresh from the excitement of the Melbourne Cup.

It was a flying visit lasting no longer than a few hours but South Australia's premium food and wine was  showcased during their stay.

The itinerary for the Prince of Wales and Duchess of Cornwall included:

1.30pm: Kilkenny Primary School to garden and cook with children participating in the Stephanie Alexander Kitchen program;

2.45pm: Penfolds Winery for an exhibition of SA food and wine;

3.40pm: Adelaide Rowing Club boathouse to meet and greet the public;

3.55pm: Adelaide Convention Centre for a showcase of economic activity;

5pm: Government House reception to meet volunteers and community groups before flying to Melbourne.

The Royal couple visited Australia on the second leg of a Diamond Jubilee Tour to honour the Queen, taking in Papua New Guinea, Australia and New Zealand.