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A Getaway for 2
Need some time alone? Whether it be for a date night or catching up with a friend…
The school holidays have just finished. With all the cooking, cleaning, entertaining and co-ordinating for your children over this period, InterContinental Adelaide believe that you and your partner (or friend), [...]
[ August 24, 2014; 10:30 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Celebrate the final day of SALA in Unley at SALA on Show – the annual closing event of the SALA Festival. It is an opportunity to meet the artists and buy their work plus there will be entertainment and activities for the whole family.
Pop-up art gallery featuring 300+ works for sale
20 artists in residence
Children’s art [...]
[ August 1, 2014 to August 24, 2014. ]
August is visual art month in South Australia and since its inception in 1998 the annual SALA Festival has celebrated and promoted the diverse talents of South Australian Living Artists.
SALA is an innovative open access visual arts festival presenting thousands of artists through unique collaborations and exhibitions in hundreds of exhibition spaces throughout metropolitan and [...]
[ August 23, 2014; 11:00 am; 1:00 pm; ]
What’s the Joke
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre
Best-selling children’s author and entertainer Andy Jones will use his electric guitar, drums and other props to help kids understand humour with silly songs, chants and rhyme.
For the finale, a group of volunteer kids will perform a stand-up comedy style delivery of their very own joke!
Andy is the author [...]
The Play & Go team visited the Wild at Hart Market on a beautiful sunny winter morning. Being adjacent the new Harts Mill playground (Review coming very soon), makes it a great family friendly outing.
We were treated to some yummy food and great coffee. There’s a reason for the line-up at Bakerhus (see pic below). [...]
[ August 15, 2014; 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Join the fun at the BeacHouse to help raise money for the Cancer Council SA on Friday 15 August 2014.
This a complete not for profit fundraising event with all proceeds going to the Cancer Council. Tickets will be a great price of only $23 per person for 2 hours from 6.30pm to 8.30pm (normally it [...]
[ August 15, 2014; 11:30 am to 12:30 pm. ]
How does it feel to have one of the finest orchestras in the world at your fingertips? Here’s your chance to find out!
Adelaide Symphony Orchestra (ASO) invites you to step up and conduct the orchestra in this fun and interactive event. No musical training necessary!
Join in this FREE pop-up event and spread the love at [...]
[ August 2, 2014; 12:00 pm; ]
The stars of this year’s Channel 7 series of The X Factor will be performing at Westfield shopping centres around the country next month. Adelaide’s FREE concert will be held at Westfield West Lakes on August 2nd where you will have the chance to see some of your favourite contestants perform live on stage.
For more [...]
Nova’s Kate, Tim & Marty are heading on a Mrs Macs roaadtriiiip around Australia on 28th July 2014 and they will be stopping off in Adelaide along the way. They will be appearing in Rundle Mall on Tuesday, July 29 to spread the Mrs Mac’s Pie love with FREE pies for all!
Come along to meet [...]
The O’Sullivan Beach Children’s Centre for Early Childhood Development and Parenting are holding Free Saturday Fun Days for families with children aged from birth to 8 years. Come along and enjoy a supported play space any Saturday between July 26th and September 20th from 9.30am until 1.30pm.
The Community Room and outdoor area will be available [...]
[ August 9, 2014; ]
Australia’s only celebration of bookshops takes place on Saturday the 9th of August with bookshops around the country hosting events, book readings and a wide range of other fun activities.
Supported by the Australian Booksellers Association, bookshops will be reinforcing their message that local bookshops are an integral part of the Australian way of life. They [...]
[ August 2, 2014; 11:45 am; August 9, 2014; 11:45 am; August 16, 2014; 11:45 am; ]
In conjunction with the Adelaide City Council Active Ambassador Program, Savvy Health is running 3 FREE Kids & Family Yoga sessions at the North Adelaide Community Centre. Kids & Family Yoga sessions incorporate traditional yoga poses with fun and creativity in a welcoming environment to develop strength, flexibility and focus.
Suitable for all ages and abilities, [...]
If your kids are getting a little too old for bumper cars, love playing online racing games and have a need for speed, then Ultra Fast Karts in Richmond is the place to go! Open 7 days a week and every school holidays, the kids can join in the action on the track all on [...]
[ September 7, 2014; 10:30 am to 11:30 am. ]
Father’s Day is one of the largest days of celebration for families throughout the nation. This day is extremely special in society and at Enfield Memorial Park it is one of the most significant of the year. A Service of Remembrance on Father’s Day will support the coming together of families to reflect and remember [...]
Experience the high-energy, smash hit musical that has taken Australia by storm and includes such unforgettable songs as You’re The One That I Want, Grease Is The Word, Summer Nights, Hopelessly Devoted To You, Sandy, Greased Lightnin’ and many more.
Leading the all-star cast in the iconic roles of Danny and Sandy are born entertainer Rob [...]
[ July 25, 2014; 5:30 pm; ]
Adelaide United FC will host La Liga side, Málaga in an exhibition game at Adelaide Oval on Friday, 25 July as part of the 2014 LFP World Club Challenge. Málaga, known as the Los Boquerones, will be hitting the shores of Australia for the first time in its 110-year history. This event is also the [...]
One of Adelaide’s favourite playgrounds had a facelift recently and if you haven’t been for a while it’s certainly worth a visit to check out the fabulous new equipment.
Located on Glen Osmond Road, Marshmallow Park has been a popular family meeting spot for many years now. It is especially good for toddlers and young children [...]
Adapted from the best-selling book, The Very Cranky Bear, by Nick Bland.
Zebra, Lion and Moose each think they know how to solve the Bear’s crankiness but their shenanigans just make him even crankier! It takes a humble and empathetic Sheep with an open heart and listening ear to solve the Bear’s woes.
Cranky Bear is a [...]
Grug and the Rainbow presented by Windmill Theatre and Adelaide Festival Centre.
More stories based on the much-loved picture book character created by Ted Prior.
Grug began his life as the grassy top of a Burrawang tree. Fascinated by the world around him and never short of an adventure, now he’s back by popular demand. Embarking on [...]
Suzie Wong’s Room
by Kylie Pedler-Jones of Little People Friendly
I’ve been wanting to bring the kids and other half to Suzie Wong’s Room since I last visited a year ago with a friend. I’ve literally been craving the food and atmosphere for that long. Thankfully last night was finally time for a revisit, and this [...]