Morialta Conservation Park provides a family friendly bushwalking experience just 20 minutes from Adelaide. One of our family’s favourite natural attractions, Morialta is the perfect spot to set out ...
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[ April 11, 2015 to April 26, 2015. ]
Autumn School Holidays in Adelaide!
To make it easier for you to find things for the kids to do during the school holidays the Play & Go team have put together our Holiday Guide featuring some of the most popular and not-so-well-known activities on offer. There are venues all over Adelaide that offer vacation care programs, […]
[ May 22, 2015; ]
Walk Safely to School Day (WSTSD) is an annual, national event when all Primary School children will be encouraged to walk and commute safely to school. It is a community event seeking to promote Road Safety, Health, Public Transport and the Environment.
If your children travel to school by car and walking all the way is […]
[ July 9, 2015 to July 11, 2015. ]
The Very Hungry Caterpillar Show
Presented by JWR Productions Australia and Michael Sieders Presents.
One of the most read and famous children’s books of all time, The Very Hungry Caterpillar emerges off the page in a masterful theatrical experience for the whole family.
Journey through Eric Carle’s incredible stories as they come to life on stage in this […]
The Studio at the Art Gallery of SA is always a great place to take the kids. We like to drop in and see what’s happening there once in a while. It’s always different depending on the current major exhibition happening at the Art Gallery. Currently it has a Trent Parke theme. The Studio is […]
Mary Poppins – July School Holiday Entertainment!
Matt Byrne Media will present the South Australian premiere of the world’s most loved family musical, Mary Poppins, in Adelaide and Elizabeth this July/August 2015.
Australian author P.L. Travers’ classic tale of a magical nanny who sorts out the dysfunctional Banks Family in 1910 London, will land on the Arts […]
[ May 16, 2015 6:00 pm to May 17, 2015 6:00 pm. ]
The Adelaide Sports and Fitness Expo
The Adelaide Sports and Fitness Expo, held at the Adelaide Showground on the 16th and 17th May 2015, will be an event for all. From young to old, families to fitness fanatics, health gurus and everyone in between. Whether you are wanting to learn about weight loss, health and nutrition […]
[ May 3, 2015; ]
Belair National Park Open Day
Sunday 3 May 2015 | 10am-4pm
Upper Sturt Rd, Belair – Meet at Gums Oval, inside the park.
guided walks with Friends of Belair National Park
orienteering with Onkaparinga Hills Orienteering Club
guided bike rides and obstacle course with the South Australian Mountain Bike Association
free tennis and basketball court hire
nature education activities
guided tours of […]
Tucked away in the North West corner of Hindmarsh Square is a unique interactive playspace featuring concrete and steel sculptures designed for exploring, climbing and encouraging imagination. Children can make up games and stories, have little competitions, play chase or any number of games their creative minds come up with.
The giant sized items are based […]
[ May 23, 2015 to May 24, 2015. ]
Your child could help make history!
As part of this year’s Come Out Children’s Festival, Jellybeanstreet will attempt to break the Guinness World Record ‘Most Contributions to a Painting by Numbers’.
Children will have a chance to contribute their precious little finger print to the painting. Once complete, it will be transformed into Jellybeanstreet modern art and […]
[ April 24, 2015; 7:30 pm; April 25, 2015; 6:00 am; ]
2015 City of Playford Commemorations
The City of Playford pays tribute to all Australian servicemen and women who fought and served in all wars, conflicts and peace operations in the past hundred years, including Gallipoli and the Western Front.
They invite the community to join in at the local commemorations at the Cross of Remembrance in Smithfield […]
Craft Your Perfect National Park – Open to Grades 4, 5, 6 and 7
Get your child’s class to put their Minecraft skills to work by designing their perfect national park and they could win a fun-filled and educational Belair excursion – and may even see some of their ideas used in real life parks.
South Australian […]
[ May 10, 2015; 2:00 pm; ]
Henry Lawson’s The Loaded Dog
“All time favourite Australian story for thousands”
A storytelling performance of Henry Lawson’s most popular comic story. This is Lawson’s most popular comic story, with plenty of action and humour to engage and entertain audiences of all ages.
It is a uniquely Australian story which features characters and situations from Australia’s past that […]
[ April 26, 2015; ]
The Muslim community of South Australia have joined together to present to you the first ever Al Salam Festival or the Festival of Peace.
The festival will tie in with the Adelaide festival season and encourage people from all walks of life to come together, have fun and learn. It is a day for people to […]
[ March 29, 2015 10:00 am to June 14, 2015 10:00 am. ]
The Lynley Dodd: A Retrospective exhibition is part of the Come Out Children’s Festival presented by Adelaide Festival Centre and the State Library of South Australia.
Dodd’s bouncy rhyme and lively illustrations make her stories much-loved by readers of all ages. In 1983, Dodd produced the first of the series of books on the infamous Hairy […]
THE STITCHES & CRAFT SHOW TO DEBUT IN ADELAIDE
Calling craft lovers of Adelaide! Australia’s original craft show, The Stitches & Craft Show, will debut for the first time at the Adelaide Event & Exhibition Centre from May 7 to 9, 2015.
The show will include a huge variety of expert retailers, unique classes for handmade projects […]
[ April 25, 2015; ]
Semaphore and Port Adelaide RSL Centenary ANZAC Day Dawn Service 2015
Already one of the largest ANZAC Day Service in metropolitan Adelaide, the 2015 ANZAC Day Dawn Service at the Semaphore War Memorial is set to be the Biggest ANZAC Day Dawn Service in Semaphore ‘s History with an anticipated crowd of between 10,000 – 15,000 […]
[ April 20, 2015 to April 25, 2015. ]
School Holiday Indoor Action – Monday 20 April to Saturday 25 April 2015
Action Trax have just installed for this week of the school holidays, Australia’s first indoor Bikeparkitect Modular Pump Track at Noarlunga Leisure Centre – supported by Action Trax.
All skill levels and all wheels are welcome to go along and try the track. Bring […]
[ April 20, 2015 6:00 pm to April 25, 2015 6:00 pm. ]
Drive Down Memory Lane
Visit the National Motor Museum during the second week of the April school holidays and take a ‘Drive Down Memory Lane’.
The National Motor Museum have selected four cars from their collection to offer visitors a ride around the museum grounds.
Visitors can take a ride in a 1927 Model A Ford, a 1959 […]
Camping in our own backyard is something that’s been on the kids’ wish list for a while. Being school holidays, and with the beautiful mild Autumn weather upon us, we thought it was a great time to try it out. We dug out and dusted off our old 3 person tent which I don’t think […]
[ June 6, 2015; ]
Strathalbyn Ballooning Regatta 2015 & Balloon Night Glow – 6, 7 & 8 June 2015
The Strathalbyn Ballooning Regatta is back in 2015. Over the June long weekend balloons will fly each morning at dawn (weather permitting) and on Saturday June 6th festivities will include a ‘Night Glow’ where the hot air balloons are lit up […]
[ May 24, 2015; 10:30 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Humphrey B Bear’s 50th Anniversary Family Fun Day
Humphrey B Bear first appeared on television on May 24th 1965 and has been entertaining generations of Australians for 50 years!
To celebrate this momentous achievement, Humphrey and his friends invite YOU to join them in celebrating Humphrey’s 50th anniversary on Sunday May 24th 2015.
Come along and see Humphrey […]