Win tickets to see Disney’s Pete’s Dragon in Cinemas 15 September 2016
A reimagining of Disney’s cherished family film, Pete’s Dragon is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who just so happens to be a dragon. You can find out more about Pete’s Dragon and view the trailer here or you can visit […]
2016 TOYOTA AFL GRAND FINAL LIVE – 1 October 2016 – an officially sanctioned AFL event to be held in Botanic Park (next to the Adelaide Botanic Garden) gives Adelaideans the chance to celebrate every minute of the iconic event with friends and family watching Channel Seven’s live coverage on huge LED super screens throughout […]
Win Tickets to Monster Jam at the Adelaide Oval, 15 October 2016
One of the biggest family shows, Monster Jam® is heading back to Australia with its big trucks and high-powered vehicles including some familiar favourites plus up to five brand new trucks and drivers. With even more super-charged moto-tainment providing a unique sensory experience like […]
[ August 31, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
For just $3 per child, join in an afternoon of craft making for that special Dad, Partner or Grandparent.
Old Cottage Playgroup’s crafty Melissa will be there to help you and your child create some amazing art work for Fathers Day. Spaces are limited so book your place to avoid disappointment. Visit the Eventbrite website here to reserve […]
[ September 10, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
Ignite your endorphins in the bush on Saturday 10 of September.
Get up close with wildlife, plant trees, pull weeds and enjoy guided walks and morning tea. You will be improving habitat for native frogs along the creekline by removing nasturtiums, tangier pea and fumitory which are coming up around the new plantings in addition to pushing the weed front […]
[ September 18, 2016; ]
This event is celebrating the arrival of spring with a sensational Fork on the Road lunch in Bonython Park on Sunday September 18.
Featuring all your favourite Adelaide Food Trucks, a superb selection of sensational local Craft Beers, Wine and Ciders, loads of entertainment for the kids and an extra special truck load of CHOCOLATE.
It’s a painting party!
Local artist Meredith Russell will be painting a rangoli on the traffic island adjacent to The Coffee Club Henley Beach, opposite Ramsgate Hotel. To celebrate, there’ll be lots of other fun activities while Meredith paints, including kid’s art and a bouncy castle.
Come and see art in action and join in the […]
[ September 4, 2016; ]
To celebrate Father’s Day, dads can go FREE* to the Adelaide Zoo or Monarto Zoo on Sunday, September 4!
To take up this offer, simply present your token found in The Advertiser or Sunday Mail on Saturday 3 Sepetmber 2016 or Sunday 4 September 2016. It’s a fantastic way for kids to help celebrate Dad’s special day and […]
[ October 23, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
The community is invited to join in a 3km activity trail and walk around the River Torrens.
With your free bag from the Central Market you will collect goodies along the way from Nippy’s, Bellis Fruit Bars, Port Power and the Adelaide Zoo as well as have a hit of cricket with the SACA.
Bali for Families
HANDY TIPS & INFO
Some handy tips and information if you are going to Bali for the first time. Things that we wish we’d known before going which might help you out.
$1 Australian Dollar (AUD) is roughly equivalent to 10,000 Rupiah (Rp). Yes, you can be a millionaire in Bali. For cash we just […]
If you’ve been thinking of going to Bali with kids, but not sure where to go, or planning on heading there soon, this review might help you. We’ve just returned from our first holiday in Bali (and we can’t wait to go back)! After sharing photos, I’ve had many people asking me for details, so […]
Eating Out in Bali | for Families
One of the best things about holidays is the food, and also not having to cook! Just being able to enjoy family meals together every day is special as many families are busy and may not get to sit down and eat together at every meal at home. This […]
Nusa Dua – Places to Go, Things to Do
As well as all the resort pools and beaches, there are plenty of things to do in Nusa Dua. We stayed at the Grand Hyatt Bali where directly across the road is the Bali Collection Shopping Centre. It’s a large open air shopping complex (like how Harbour […]
The Cafe – The Mulia Resort Bali | The Buffet with Two Dessert Rooms
The restaurant at The Mulia Resort in Nusa Dua, Bali is one we will not forget. Every thing about this five star resort has been done on a grand scale. The lofty atrium ceiling in the entrance lobby and huge staircase bring […]
Pirates Bay Bali is an outdoor cafe restaurant in Nusa Dua, with you guessed it, a pirate theme.
It’s an outdoor nature’s playground with equipment all made from timber, bamboo and ropes. There are amazing tree houses to dine in, and also a huge replica wooden pirate ship. Pirates Bay is full of tall shady trees, […]
[ October 15, 2016; ]
KYD-X is aimed at people under 25 (or the young at heart) with a disability, their families and carers.
The kids and youth disability expo is designed to allow people to become more informed of the products and services available, enabling them to make informed decisions about the treatments, therapies and products that would benefit them. The […]
It’s been voted as the number 1 water park in Asia on Trip Advisor, and I can totally see why. Waterbom is a must visit attraction for families in Bali. It’s a water park with plenty of waterslide rides to thrill all ages.
The first thing you’ll notice is just how beautiful it is. The waterslides […]
[ September 10, 2016; ]
Celebrate our firefighting history!
Some of South Australia’s oldest fire engines and the Fire Chiefs 1950s Jaguar XK120 Roadster are coming to the Willunga Courthouse. There will be displays of Fire Service memorabilia, vintage weapons and old tools to see.
Entry is by gold coin. A sausage sizzle will be on hand to dispel your hunger.
[ October 6, 2016; ]
Let it go… let it go… and join in at the kids Frozen high tea party this October!
Enter into a Winter Wonderland, where the kids are encouraged to dress up as their favourite characters from Disney’s Frozen movie. There are two sessions available with multiple activity stations including a huge indoor jumping castle, face painting station, Frozen themed games […]
Anne of Green Gables is coming to Netflix!
Netflix has just announced that it will be bringing a new adaptation of the beloved Anne of Green Gables to our screens in 2017. The 1908 novel by Lucy Maud Montgomery, is about the adventures of 11 year old orphan, Anne Shirley, who goes to live with the […]
[ October 2, 2016; ]
Nature Play Family Day | Nature Play Festival Launch
Hosted by Nature Play SA, the Nature Play Festival is a two-week program of nature play activities being offered across SA over the spring school holidays from 2 to 15 October 2016. To officially kick off the Festival, a ‘Nature Play Family Day’ will be held in conjunction […]
[ August 26, 2016; ]
FruChoc Appreciation Day in Rundle Mall
The 5th annual FruChocs Appreciation Day is coming up on Friday, 26 August 2016 and with more than 40 million iconic, and delicious, Menz FruChocs made each year at the Robern Menz Glynde factory, it is no wonder that the chocolatey treat needs its very own day of celebration.
[ October 29, 2016; ]
Halloween Boo-Rific Fun House at the Adelaide Gaol
Ghosts and goblins, spooks galore and scary witches at the door…….There will be food, drink and witches’ brew, now all we need is you! Join the ghosties at the Adelaide Gaol’s Halloween Boo-riffic Kids’ Fun House !
This year you can expect something a little different: with games, activities, […]
[ September 19, 2016; ]
Talk Like a Pirate Day, nationally recognised as the major fundraiser for Childhood Cancer Support, is an opportunity to polish ye hook and say “AHOY there, me hearties” to all ye mateys, school crew and work mates.
Talking or dressing up like a Pirate for a whole day might seem a little silly, right? In reality, your […]
[ September 17, 2016; 12:00 am; September 18, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
The South Australian Children’s Ballet Company will be performing Coppelia for their season.
Paul Boyd, internationally renowned choreographer, has given new life to this timeless story of Coppelia. The South Australian Children’s Ballet Company will provide talented young South Australian dancers with the opportunity to perform a variety of dance styles and to introduce the world of […]
[ October 7, 2016; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
‘Neo’ is a new program for 13–17 year olds, proudly presented by The Balnaves Foundation.’Neo’ means new, youthful, fresh, lately and now. It suggests the spirit of the contemporary, so it is an ideal name for the Gallery’s program of activities and talks led by artists and art lovers just for teen audiences.
Teens can now […]