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The Little Mermaid
By Australian Classical Youth Ballet | Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre
The mermaid Ariel lives under the sea and dreams about life on land. Her curiosity leads her on an incredible journey to the land of humans thanks to a bargain struck with the sea witch Ursula, but Ursula wants to gain control over […]
[ August 14, 2015 1:00 am to August 22, 2015 1:00 am. ]
Master storyteller Alirio Zavarce plays Loco, his own out-of-control alter ego, and in side-splitting, heartbreaking detail, chronicles his real life descent into genuine madness. From his troubled migrant past, to the breakdown of a relationship, to the agonising death of a parent, this is deeply immersive theatre at its beautiful, funny and unsettling best – […]
Cinemallunga proudly celebrates the 30th anniversary of the release of Steven Spielberg’s time warping classic.
Return with Marty McFly as he tinkers with the very fabric of time and space.
The Diner will be serving burgers, hot dogs, and ice cream treats from 6.30 onwards. All food and raffle proceeds go to Motivation Australia for the good […]
[ August 1, 2015; 10:00 am to 5:31 pm. ]
The Playford Alive Skate Competition is not to be missed, whether you’re a seasoned rider perfecting flips or a new skater learning a few tricks.
The new Munno Para Skate Park at the Playford Alive Town Park will be hosting the first of a series of state competitions as part of YMCA’s National Skate Park Leagues.
[ July 31, 2015; 7:00 am to 9:00 am. August 7, 2015; 7:30 am to 9:30 am. August 14, 2015; 7:30 am to 9:30 am. ]
STEP UP FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA’S HOMELESS
Come together with friends, families and work colleagues to walk a mile in the boots of a person facing homelessness in South Australia; by walking one mile on a cold, winter’s morning.
It will only take just over an hour of your time.
WALK A MILE IN MY BOOTS MCLAREN VALE
FRIDAY 31 […]
[ August 15, 2015; 7:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ]
A hooley* (that’s Irish slang for party) is being thrown to support Brian and Bridget O’Malley and family as they face their next big challenge: a double-lung transplant for their 16-year-old Flynn. Join them for live music, entertainment and auction as they raise funds for the O’Malley family in supporting Flynn’s illness.
Dance to fantastic live […]
[ August 4, 2015; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Winter is a great time to head to the beach to see what has washed up!
This playgroup will feature:
Sandcastle building, Scavenger hunt, Exploring rock pools, Giant bubbles, Kite flying, Salt dough shell fossils, Sand art and Buried pirate treasure.
Bring $2 per child over 3 months old. Dress like a pirate if you fancy. This location […]
[ October 2, 2015 to October 11, 2015. ]
Get ready for a culinary delight of exquisite and exotic Asian Food teamed with traditional beverages and astonishing entertainment. ASIAFEST Food & Cultural Festival will bring together the very best Asian food and entertainment, nestled amongst the beautiful Rymill Park, in the heart of Adelaide. There will be an experience for everyone to enjoy the festival; Adelaide’s […]
[ August 16, 2015; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
The National Trust Treasury Tunnel Tours allow you to take a guided tour through the original underground tunnels of the old Adelaide Treasury Building. You will see where gold was transported, the Cabinet Room and more.
This is one of the oldest and most historically significant buildings in South Australia and has an important association with […]
The St Kilda playground has been going through a huge redevelopment over the past year. Here is an update from the City of Salisbury’s Facebook Page on 28 July 2015:
St Kilda Playground’s new look Volcano is just weeks away from completion!
Regular visitors to the playground would be aware the Volcano has been closed to the public […]
[ August 30, 2015; ]
Carisbrooke Classic 2015!
Registrations are open for the 2015 Carisbrooke Classic.
With part proceeds going to Beyond Blue, this great new fun run/walk will help you get into shape, compete against some of the best in the area or fulfil that promise you made to yourself about getting out a getting some exercise.
Running or walking through the […]
[ August 29, 2015; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
As part of The Salisbury Writers’ Festival don’t miss this opportunity to join a free youth workshop with Georgina Chadderton.
Release those great story ideas that are bouncing around in your head onto paper and see the different ways that comics can help you tell your story. In this workshop create characters and learn tricks of […]
[ August 9, 2015; ]
You are invited to join in to Honour a Legend – Seek a Cure.
Flinders University Fitzy’s 5 is a mass participation recreational fun run/walk conducted by Running SA and was first held on the 1st of August 2010. The picturesque 5km flat road loop course in inner city Adelaide takes in many of Adelaide’s most […]
[ September 27, 2015; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Help raise money for the Adelaide Koala & Wildlife Hospital and take the family to this special screening of Blinky Bill – The Movie at The Capri Theatre
Suitable for all Ages
Blinky Bill (voiced by Ryan Kwanten) is a little koala with a big imagination. An adventurer at heart, he dreams of leaving the little town […]
[ August 2, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Red Umbrella gives local South Australian makers and creators the chance to showcase their handmade items to the community. Homewares, jewellery and accessories, fashion, giftware, kids’ goodies, and more. Yummy food and drinks.
Red Umbrella Market is held at the Goodwood Community Centre. The outdoor lawn area is perfect for enjoying some delicious food and for […]
The Perfect Popcorn | How to make it
You’ve heard how microwave popcorn has so many additives which are not good for you. Well, we’ve recently discovered this fool-proof way of making popcorn that we just had to share so you can make it from corn kernels, and it really doesn’t take much longer than the […]
It’s always fun to have a family movie night, especially during Winter when it’s cold and rainy. We’re old school, we like to support our local video store and peruse the shelves for what to watch. My youngest likes to pick random kid’s movies sometimes – based purely on liking the picture on the front, […]
[ October 31, 2015; 6:00 pm; ]
Australian Supercross Championship
Supercross returns to the city of churches!
The Adelaide Showground will be host to round 3 of 2015 National SX Championship Series. 5000 tonnes of soil will be trucked into the iconic venue and transformed into a man-made torture track for the Australian and overseas handle bar heroes.
Gilbert Racing has been staging events at […]
[ November 22, 2015; ]
The Picnic at Marble Hill is an annual wine and food event held on the grounds of Marble Hill, the historic Governors’ summer residence that was nearly razed to the ground in bushfires in 1955.
The Picnic began five years ago when a local winemaker saw an opportunity to highlight the renaissance of a unique region, […]
[ September 21, 2015 to September 25, 2015. ]
Hong Community Workshops
Learn how to play – Indonesian style
AUSTRALIA | INDONESIA
Get your hands busy! For one week only the Hong Community from Bandung, West Java will teach children a variety of traditional Indonesian games.
Children can master authentic craft-making skills using natural materials found in the environment, and then learn the games that have been played […]