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Blackwood Community Classes Craft Fair & Exhibition | 6 & 7 November 2015

[ November 6, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. November 7, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

Back 2 Basics is hosting a Roundabout Craft Fair and Exhibition, featuring a market bazaar, community cafe, face painting, a kids craft corner and more!

The Craft Fair and Exhibition will take place at Blackwood Uniting Church on Friday 6 and Saturday 7 November 2015.

Gold Coin Donation On Entry!

All hand crafted products will be available including:
* Photo […]

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Lovells Bakery Community Fair | Balhannah | 8 November 2015

[ November 8, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

Lovells Bakery are hosting a community fair at Balhannah to promote local sporting clubs, community groups and Adelaide Hills businesses.

There will be free entertainment, amusements, sideshows, market and local business stalls with displays performed by local clubs.

The event will take place on the Balhannah Oval from 10am – 4pm. Everyone is welcome!

Gate Admission is $5 for […]

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Adelaide’s Inaugural Halloween Dog Parade | 31 October 2015

[ October 31, 2015; 11:00 am; ]
Come one come all, it’s Adelaides first (un)official Halloween Dog Parade!!!
Bring your furry four-legged friend dressed in costume down to Hindmarsh Sq at 11am on Saturday 31 October.

There will be a nice walk along Pulteney Street, then down Rundle Street, finishing at Rymill Park, where the costumed pups can frolic and there will be prizes given to […]

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Novita Convoy for Kids | 18 October 2015

[ October 18, 2015; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Convoy for Kids is here again, and this year it’s even bigger and better than ever before.
“Convoy” is a unique event which sees South Australia’s trucking and transport industry partner with Novita Children’s Services to have fun and raise vital funds to help children living with disability and other special needs.

Novita invites you to gather your […]

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Bowerbird Bazaar | 20 – 22 November 2015

[ November 20, 2015; 2:00 pm to 9:00 pm. November 21, 2015; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. November 22, 2015; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]

Bowerbird are passionate about creating an unmissable and inspiring biannual event that just gets better and better, a dynamic environment built on creative collaboration that supports Australian designers, makers and artists and brings all kinds of people together for buzzy, design-savvy interactions, and a heartfelt passion for small production runs, the handmade and the opportunity for buyers […]

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Kurdish Community CultureSpace | 25 October 2015

[ October 25, 2015; 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. ]

Drop in and explore the exciting culture of the people who call South Australia home. Have fun taking part in various hands-on cultural activities; each month will celebrate the vibrant culture of a different community group.

Come to the Migration Museum on Sunday 25 October to experience the rich culture of the Kurdish community in South […]

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Loud Shirt Day | 16 October 2015

[ October 16, 2015; ]

Loud Shirt Day is a positive fundraising campaign – Friday 16 October 2015.
It’s an excuse to wear your brightest clothes (love ‘em, hate ‘em, whatever) and raise money to help give the gift of sound and speech to deaf children.
Whether you fancy stripes, florals, polka dots or paisley, as long as your clothes have colour […]

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Lake Breeze Picnic | Langhorne Creek | 25 October 2015

[ October 25, 2015; ]
A great day of food and wine, the Lake Breeze Picnic is the perfect opportunity to relax with friends amongst the vines and roses at Lake Breeze.
Lake Breeze welcome ‘food trucks’ Squid Inc and From Humble Grounds coffee to join All Fired Up wood oven pizza at the picnic this year.

Cool tunes are provided by ‘The Session […]

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French Market | Unley | 27 & 28 Nov 2015

[ November 27, 2015; November 28, 2015; ]

The French Market is designed to share and showcase French culture by bring together French and French-inspired entertainment, products, cuisine and music. The aim is to “bring France a bit closer to Adelaide”, but its aim is also to contribute to South Australia’s cultural vibrancy, to give South Australian residents more of an understanding of the French […]

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Launch of the Story City App | City of Adelaide | 17 Oct 2015

[ October 17, 2015; ]
Story City: Adelaide: The World is Full of Adventures – Choose Yours.
New Australian mobile app brings adventure to the streets of Adelaide.
On Saturday 17th October 2015, the innovative storytelling app, Story City, will be launching in South Australia, bringing real­-life choose­-your­-own­-adventure­ style stories to the streets of Adelaide.
The Australian-­designed app is a completely new way […]

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Pan | Play & Go movie review | in cinemas from October 2015

“To truly understand how things end, you must first know how they begin”
With Hollywood’s obsession of providing ‘prequels’ to our favourite stories, it was only a matter of time before the beloved ‘Peter Pan’ got reworked with a back story. ‘Pan’ fills us in with how Peter became ‘the boy who could fly’ and tells […]

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TARNANTHI | The Big Weekend | 17 & 18 October 2015

[ October 17, 2015; October 18, 2015; ]
TARNANTHI, pronounced tar-nan-dee, is a Kaurna word from the traditional owners of the Adelaide Plains. It means to come forth or appear – like the sun and the first emergence of light, or a seed sprouting. For many cultures, first light signifies new beginnings.

TARNANTHI, the inaugural Festival of […]

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Movies in the Park | Coromandel Valley | 28 November 2015

[ November 28, 2015; 6:30 pm to 10:30 pm. ]

Who wants to travel all the way into the city, when you can attend an outdoor cinema in your own back yard (or local oval!)?  The Coromandel Community Centre will be hosting ‘Movies in the Park’ at Weymouth Oval, Main Road, Coromandel Valley on Saturday, 28 November.

There is nothing quite like the atmosphere of catching […]

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Baby’s Day Out | Hazelmere Reserve Playground | 24 October 2015

[ October 24, 2015; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]  

The South West Metro group, with the support of the City of Marion, presents Baby’s Day Out, a community event celebrating babies and their place in our world and their right to be fed wherever they are.

Baby’s Day Out is an initiative of the Australian Breastfeeding Association and is part of an Australia-wide move to […]

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Adelaide Night Market Season #4 | 25 October 2015

[ October 25, 2015; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Adelaide Night Market returns for season 4!
“The Adelaide Night Market is a joy… It’s a market with abiding cheer and good spirit and will surely develop into our best since the excellent Orange Lane Market was closed in Norwood.” – Peter Goers

A lively, vibrant, exciting market featuring the flavours of the world – some of […]

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Junior Cupcake Competition | Blackwood All Hallows Church Carpark Fair | 24 October 2015

[ October 23, 2015; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 24, 2015; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

Cupcakes in the Carpark – a delicious combination! 

Break out the star nozzles and colouring gels … the annual All Hallows Anglican Church Carpark Fair is on again on Saturday 24 October and this year will celebrate baking and decorating expertise in a special Junior Cupcake Competition.

Junior bakers will be judged on taste, texture, quality of icing […]

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Open House Adelaide | Tour 10 Interesting Adelaide Buildings | 10 October 2015

[ October 10, 2015; ]
Open House Adelaide is part of Open House Worldwide. The Open House movement began in London in 1992, and the concept has grown to include cities all over the world.
Open House was established with the aim of fostering a better understanding of architecture and the built environment.
There are 10 buildings participating in Open House Adelaide […]

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Multicultural Youth SA Playgroup | 2015

Multicultural Youth SA Playgroup runs every week and is for children from birth to 5 years.
The MYSA Playgroup is run by parents and caregivers to allow them to bond with their children and to socialise with other parets outside of their home. There are many activities on offer for you to play with your child […]

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Annual Rostrevor College Spring Fair | 31 Oct 2015

[ October 31, 2015; 12:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]

Local Spring Fair bringing alive the community spirit

Rostrevor College is preparing to celebrate a day full of festivities as the annual Rostrevor College Spring Fair is set to draw a crowd of around 5,000 people this year, all in the spirit of bringing together the local community.

Held on Saturday, 31 October on the College’s […]

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Garage Sale Trail | 24 & 25 Oct 2015

[ October 24, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. October 25, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

Garage Sale Trail- vintage, antiques + bric-a-brac market held as part of a national re-use and recycle event

The Garage Sale Trail is a national not-for-profit event, which sees thousands of people holding garage sales on the one weekend. The event is a really cool idea to help promote re-use, reduce waste, de-crease landfill as well […]

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Athelstone Kindergym Twilight Fete | 26 Nov 2015

[ November 26, 2015; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]

Athelstone Kindergym is hosting their annual Twilight Fete on Thursday November 26th from 5pm until 7pm.

Head along to the Campbelltown City Soccer Club in Newton for a night of fun for the whole family.

This year’s event will include a bouncy castle, balloon twisting, face painting, a variety of stalls, raffles, sausage sizzle and much more.

A gold coin donation is […]

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Our Lady of Grace Spring Fair | 18 Oct 2015

[ October 18, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:30 pm. ]
Pop this one on the calendar!

Lots to do for everyone- the kids will enjoy the jumping castle and climbing the rock wall.

There is loads to do including heaps of craft activities, face-painting, follow the Yellow Brick Road and heaps of entertaining acts to watch!

Lots of great thing to buy, craft, sweets, cakes, and second-hand goodies

Food galore […]

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CheeseFest 2015 | Rymill Park | 23-25 Oct 2015

[ October 23, 2015; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. October 24, 2015; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. October 25, 2015; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]

CheeseFest is recognised as Australia’s premier cheese experience and is a fabulous family friendly festival held annually in Rymill Park.  Now in its tenth year, the Festival continues to grow and evolve with new and exciting events and enhancement of existing ones.  Their goal this year is to have Australia’s big cheese party, offering tastings, talks, […]

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Ladybeads School Holiday Workshops | 7 & 9 Oct 2015

[ October 2, 2015; 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm. October 7, 2015; 10:30 am to 11:30 am. October 9, 2015; 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm. ]

Head along to these holiday workshops and create your own beautiful jewellery! Workshops go for approximately an hour and each child creates their own unique necklace, bracelet and keyring (with your own initials!). Parents are more than welcome to stay and make something for themselves or go grab a coffee across the road and take a break. Book […]

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Wakefield Grange Spring Farm Fair | 11 Oct 2015

[ October 11, 2015; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]

Wakefield Grange is a 400 acre family owned farm situated between the sleepy little town of Myponga to the south of Adelaide, and the Summertime seaside hideaways of Yankalilla and Normanville. The Wakefield Grange Spring Farm Fair is to be held on Sunday October 11 2015, from 11am – 2pm.

The fair will include the following produce:

Pasture […]

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Unley Community Market | 10 Oct 2015

[ October 10, 2015; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]

End the school holidays with a bang, at a great event for all ages! This event will not only provide entertainment for all ages, at price points for all budgets, but raise money for PAN South Sudan to build a school and orphanage.

Unley Community Market will have market stalls selling homewares, jewellery, children’s toys and accessories, vintage […]

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Get Out and #Recre8SA Launch | Recreation SA | Oct 9 2015

[ October 9, 2015; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Recreation SA is launching a brand new campaign to encourage South Australians to ‘Get out and #Recre8SA’.

#Recre8SA is predominantly a social media campaign, calling on those who are already engaged in recreational activity to act as ambassadors for the abundance of opportunities to be active available throughout the State. There will be monthly prizes for winners that have […]

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Farmers’ Market at Scotch College | 18 Oct 2015

[ October 18, 2015; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
The annual Scotch College Farmers’ Market will be held on the school’s picturesque grounds at Torrens Park on Sunday 18 October from 9am to 1pm.
The market will feature a range of produce stalls including herbs, fruit and vegetables, organic coffee and homemade goodies, sourdough breads, cheeses, jams and preserves. Pea straw mulch, organic potting soil […]

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Back to the Future 1 & 2 | Capri Theatre | 25 Oct 2015

[ October 25, 2015; 2:00 pm; ]

Wow, October already… The Capri Theatre is going Back To The Future, so set the clock in the De Lorean to Sunday October 25 for the cinema’s next Cult double feature!

This October, the theatre will finally be at the point in time to which Marty McFly travels in Back to the Future II, the 1989 sequel to the […]

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Halloween Roller Disco | Oct 31 2015

[ October 31, 2015; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]

On the back of last years successful Halloween Roller Disco The Blackwood Community Recreation Centre is having another roller disco. Please join them on the 31st of October for a spooky night of skating. Skating starts at 6:30pm and finishes at 9:30pm.

Pre-sale tickets $8 until October 30
$12 tickets on the day (at the door)
*Includes skate hire

All ages […]

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City of Prospect Ukulele Challenge | 18 Jan 2016

[ January 18, 2016; ]
Guinness World Record Attempt for the Largest Ukulele Ensemble
They love a good challenge at Prospect! That’s why, during 2016 Tourrific Prospect, on Monday 18 January, they will be attempting to break the Guinness World Record for the World’s Largest Ukulele Ensemble (the current record is held by Tahiti and sits at 4,792 players). They can do it, if you […]

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Walk Together Adelaide | 31 Oct 2015

[ October 31, 2015; ]

Walk Together is an annual national celebration of Australia’s diversity, designed as a tangible expression of the welcoming, fair and compassionate society we’re committed to building.

Walk Together 2015 will be a huge celebration of diversity and a loud declaration that thousands of Australians believe we can become a nation known for our compassion, generosity and […]

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Classic Adelaide Rally | 16 – 17 Oct 2015

[ October 16, 2015 to October 17, 2015. ]
After a 6 year hiatus, the Classic Adelaide Rally is set to return to both the Adelaide Hills and Fleurieu Peninsula of South Australia.
In 2015 the Classic Adelaide Rally returns as a major component of the Adelaide Motorsport Festival, recreating the iconic and world renowned tarmac rally of South Australia that was held between 1996 […]

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Want a little holiday, but don’t want to go away? Why not ‘holiday at home’?

It’s a long weekend or the school holidays and you haven’t organised anything and everyone you know is going away and doing something exciting? That’s how we often find ourselves. Well, what we do when all our friends have deserted us and we’re staying home, is go on a ‘Holiday at Home’. That’s right we […]

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Cleland Wildlife Park Night Walks | October 2015 – April 2016

[ October 2, 2015; October 16, 2015; October 30, 2015; November 13, 2015; November 27, 2015; December 4, 2015; December 11, 2015; ]
Cleland Night Walks
Night Walks are back at Cleland Wildlife Park this summer!  
See what wakes up when the sun goes down, and explore the world of Australia’s nocturnal animals.

Join their experienced guides for a night time tour of Cleland. You’ll get up close to potoroos, bettongs and bandicoots as they forage for food. Hear the haunting […]

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Aerial Adventure Park

Australia’s First Aerial Adventure Park Set to Launch in Adelaide in November 2015

Australia’s first world class Aerial Adventure Park is set to launch in Adelaide in November 2015.
The MegaAdventure Aerial Park is situated at Adelaide Shores in West Beach. It is a collaboration over the last two years between the MegaAdventure Group and Adelaide Shores which has brought this project to South Australia and is a wonderful […]

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Adelaide United Open Day | 2 Oct 2015

[ October 2, 2015; ]

You’re invited to the Reds Open Day!!! See the brand new training centre at Ridley Reserve. Celebrate with the full squad, enjoy free kids activities, food and drink and much more!

Proudly supported by the City of Playford. This is a FREE event.


For more information and all enquiries please visit the City of Playford website here

What: Adelaide United […]

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‘Seussical Jnr’ presented by Theatre Bugs | 1 & 2 Oct 2015

[ October 1, 2015; 6:30 pm to 8:00 pm. October 2, 2015; 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. ]


Show Bugs & Advanced Musical Theatre Bugs present Seussical Jnr

Wonderful school holiday entertainment for the whole family!

See an incredibly talented young cast perform this vibrant, funny and thoroughly entertaining musical!

Performances are at 6.30pm on Thurs 1st Oct and 10.30am and 1.30pm on Fri 2nd Oct. 

Tickets are $16 each and available […]

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Woodend Primary School’s 20th Birthday Community Fair | 31 Oct 2015

[ October 31, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

On Saturday 31st October, Woodend Primary School in Sheidow Park  is holding a community fair to celebrate the school turning 20 years old.

The fair will be run from 10am – 3pm and will have rides, games, performances, live music, face painting, over 40 stalls, reptile petting zoo, food and drinks and free activities.

There will also be an historical […]

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North Haven Football Club Spring Fair | 11 Oct 2015

[ October 11, 2015; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]

It’s the end of season day for North Haven Football Club junior teams so come and be a part of the carnival atmosphere open to the community.

* Free Entry
* Unlimited Amusement Rides For $25
* Side Shows & Games
* 30+ Market Stalls
* Face Painting
* Food & Drink
* Club bar & canteen will be open

The following rides & amusements […]

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National Motor Museum Celebrates 50 Years | Take Your Tops Off | 31 Oct 2015

[ October 31, 2015; ]
Take Your Tops Off on Sunday 31 October will see owners of convertible cars, from veteran to modern, help raise money for the National Breast Cancer Foundation. “This is a great opportunity for the Museum to give something back to the community and to a very important cause,” said the Museum’s Director, Paul Rees. “The grounds […]

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St Petersfest 2015 | 8 Nov 2015

[ November 8, 2015; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]

St Petersfest 2015 is the biennial fete of St Peters Lutheran School in Blackwood.

Held outdoors, it’s the perfect combination of family fun for all ages including live entertainment, kids rides including bungy trampolines, Food Stalls,  a Silent Auction, Games and so much more.

This year we are incorporating the ‘St Petersfest Market Place’ with goods available […]

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International Babywearing Week Kangatraining Flashmob | 10 Oct 2015

[ October 10, 2015; ]
As part of celebrations for International Babywearing Week (4 to 10 October 2015), Kangatraining Onkaparinga and Kangatraining Adelaide Hills will be doing a Kangatraining flashmob in Moseley Square.
Come spend a lovely morning down at the Bay with friends or family and join in or just come down and watch some awesome Kanga mums spread the […]

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West End Slowdown for the Little Heroes Foundation | 5 Oct 2015

[ October 5, 2015; ]
The West End Slowdown is back with a Port versus Crows rematch at Adelaide Oval on the October long weekend.
Bring the family along to see Port and Crows greats go head to head in support of the Little Heroes Foundation.

There will be free kids activities before the first bounce at 1.40pm and the day will also […]

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Free Music Together Trial Class | Music Alley | 6 Oct 2015

[ October 6, 2015; 10:00 am to 10:45 am. ]
A Free Music Together trial class is being held on Tuesday 6 October 2015, 10am to 10.45am, at Mitcham Village Uniting Church, 103A Princes Road Mitcham.
Foster your child’s musical development in the most natural way – in a caring community, with YOU as their most important role model.

Experience the highest quality music and movement classes […]

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SANFL Grand Final | Adelaide Oval | 27 Sep 2015

[ September 27, 2015; ]

Watch The Eagles vs West Adelaide in the 2015 SANFL Grand Final at Adelaide Oval, Sunday 27 September.

Gates open at 10:15am ready for the Reserves Grand Final at 10:45am. See the Eagles vs North Adelaide battle it out for the title.

Pre-match entertainment by ‘You am I’ will start at 1:20pm with the big game kicking off at 2:10pm


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Bunnings Seaford | Grand Opening Celebrations | 25 – 27 Sep & 3 – 4 Oct 2015

[ September 25, 2015; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. September 26, 2015 to September 27, 2015. October 3, 2015 to October 4, 2015. ]
To celebrate the Grand Opening of the brand new Bunnings Warehouse at Seaford, there will be two weekends of fun for all the family and, if you get there on Friday 25 September, you will even have the chance to meet Bob the Builder!
Have a look at the line up below:

Friday 25 September

5pm – 9pm […]

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Sands SA | Take the Steps our Babies Could Not Take Walkathon | 18 Oct 2015

[ October 18, 2015; 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. ]

Sands SA invites you to join with other bereaved parents, their families and friends and walk together in memory of babies that have died.
The day will include a short memorial service, butterfly release and 20 minute walk along the picturesque walking trail around the old Thorndon Park reservoir to honour the precious babies who were […]

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Handpicked Festival | Langhorne Creek | 14 Nov 2015

[ November 14, 2015; ]
Australia’s hottest bands and some of SA’s coolest food and wine will come together again at the Fleurieu Peninsula’s freshest venue when Lake Breeze Wines hosts the second Handpicked Festival. Handpicked food trucks will provide a range of cuisines to complement Lake Breeze’s wine selection.
Birds of Tokyo will be headling. They need little introduction – their […]

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Skatescool | Skate Classes | Disco Parties | Skate Shop

Christmas is only around the corner and what better present than getting a new set of wheels! Skatescool has a new retail shop on Kensington Road for you to come and try, touch and even smell the greatest and latest skateboards, skates, scooters, Heelys and much more.
With every skate purchase they also offer a free roller […]

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