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AVCON 2017 | Adelaide Convention Centre | 21-23 Jul 2017

[ July 21, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Adelaide’s Anime & Video Games Festival
AVCon brings the best of anime and video gaming to Australia. The event has been held annually in July since 2002 and is managed by a dedicated team through the not-for-profit organisation Team AVCon Incorporated.

As well as a focus on allowing local, interstate and international traders and artists to display […]

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Play & Go Happy Box

Find a Play & Go Happy Box! Get Updates Here

[ July 17, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
We are super excited to reveal our Play & Go Winter School Holiday game – Find a Happy Box!
The kids and I have had so much fun putting together some little boxes with cute gifts which we think any child would love. They’re a little present from us to you and we hope they bring you some happy […]

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Chinatown Bazaar | Adelaide | 16 & 23 Jul 2017

[ July 16, 2017; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. July 23, 2017; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
Chinatown Bazaar is back! Moonta Street in Chinatown will be transformed into a haven of music and fun on not just one day, but TWO days in July.
Grab your little ones, your besties or your neighbour to pop down for a day of free activities, games and live entertainment. Lion Dancers will weave their way […]

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Life Looks Brighter Outside Challenge | City of Holdfast Bay | 1 – 31 Jul 2017

[ July 1, 2017 to July 31, 2017. ]
Life Looks Brighter Outside Challenge
Would you like to be a part of City of Holdfast Bay’s Life Looks Brighter Outside Challenge! Take the pledge to get outdoors over the month of July with some adventure activity ideas.
There are lots of things to keep the family busy indoors, but getting outdoors is where the real adventure […]

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royal adelaide hospital

New Royal Adelaide Hospital Public Tours | 20-23 Jul 2017

[ July 20, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
SA Health will be offering public tours of the new Royal Adelaide Hospital (RAH) over four consecutive days – from Thursday 20 July to Sunday 23 July 2017 inclusive.
The tour days are an opportunity for the community to get an inside look at the new world-class facilities, before the long awaited hospital opens in September […]

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Emil and the Detectives | Slingsby Theatre Company | Adelaide | 19 Jul – 5 Aug 2017

[ July 19, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
EMIL AND THE DETECTIVES
Never underestimate the determination of a child! Young Emil catches a train to visit family in the big city. Something valuable is stolen. But the thief soon discovers Emil was not such an easy target. A group of quick-thinking and resourceful children rallies around. Can a bunch of kids work together to […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Animal Adventures | Jul 2017

[ July 8, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Shop & Play | Jul 2017

[ July 8, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Cooking & Food

[ July 8, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Theatre & Performing Arts | Jul 2017

[ July 8, 2017 1:00 pm to July 23, 2017 1:00 pm. ]
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Educational & Creative Fun | Jul 2017

[ July 8, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Family Fun & Entertainment | Jul 2017

[ July 8, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Active Recreation & Sport | Jul 2017

[ July 8, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older but […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2017

Winter School Holiday Guide | Best Activities & Ideas for July Holidays Adelaide | July 2017

[ July 8, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]  
Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

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 some not-so-well-known activities […]

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Copper: A Richly South Australian Resource | SA Museum | 14 Jun – 31 Jul 2017

[ June 14, 2017 to July 31, 2017. ]
On display from 14 June, Copper: A richly South Australian resource is a free exhibition that tells the important story of South Australian copper. 
In the early years of the South Australian colony the state’s fortunes were built on the foundation of copper: at one-time South Australia was known worldwide as the Copper Kingdom. Copper ore, […]

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Winter Wonderland Ice Skating at Glenelg plus Tobogganing! | 1-23 Jul 2017

[ July 1, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]
Winter Wonderland returns to Glenelg’s Moseley Square this July 2017.
IT’S BACK! BIGGER, BETTER – AND WITH TOBOGGANING!
Winter Wonderland is back at Glenelg this July! You can strap on your skates and glide under SA’s first clear domed marquee on Moseley Square. This year there’s also a 25 metre long genuine ice slide for Tobogganing. Whether […]

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Stangate House Open Day with Peter Rabbit theme | 23 Jul 2017

[ July 23, 2017; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Stangate House Open Day with Peter Rabbit theme and activities for children.
Built by Adelaide architect Eric McMichael from plans drawn up in London in 1937-39, Stangate House is a unique heritage property in the heart of Aldgate in the Adelaide Hills.  The 1940’s house is set on four acres and overlooks one of the most […]

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Family Fun Fair | National Railway Museum | 20 – 23 Jul 2017

[ July 20, 2017 to July 23, 2017. ]

Family Fun Fair at the National Railway Museum
The Annual Family Fun Fair is on again at the National Railway Museum with plenty of family fun. It will be a day of great family fun and entertainment featuring lots of song and dance, Punch & Judy and Aussie Wildlife. There will be plenty of activities including face […]

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SteamRanger | Railway Journeys | May-Nov 2017

[ May 10, 2017; May 14, 2017; May 17, 2017; May 21, 2017; May 24, 2017; May 28, 2017; May 31, 2017; June 4, 2017; June 11, 2017; June 18, 2017; June 25, 2017; July 2, 2017; July 9, 2017; July 16, 2017; July 23, 2017; August 6, 2017; August 20, 2017; August 27, 2017; September 3, 2017; September 10, 2017; September 17, 2017; September 24, 2017; October 1, 2017; October 15, 2017; October 22, 2017; November 5, 2017; November 12, 2017; November 19, 2017; ]
SteamRanger Train Journeys in South Australia
SteamRanger Heritage Railway operates a number of different heritage steam and diesel hauled tourist trains between Mt Barker in the Adelaide Hills, up over the crest of the southern Mt Lofty Ranges, down to Strathalbyn and on through the coastal holiday towns of Goolwa and Port Elliot to the tourist […]

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MV Morphett Vale Rail

Morphett Vale Railway | Miniature Ride on Trains | Review

[ April 23, 2017; 1:00 pm; May 14, 2017; 1:00 pm; May 28, 2017; 1:00 pm; June 11, 2017; 1:00 pm; June 25, 2017; 1:00 pm; July 9, 2017; 1:00 pm; July 23, 2017; 1:00 pm; August 13, 2017; 1:00 pm; August 27, 2017; 1:00 pm; September 10, 2017; 1:00 pm; September 24, 2017; 1:00 pm; October 8, 2017; 1:00 pm; October 22, 2017; 1:00 pm; November 12, 2017; 1:00 pm; November 26, 2017; 1:00 pm; December 10, 2017; 1:00 pm; December 24, 2017; 1:00 pm; ]
Set amongst the leafy natural bush landscape in Morphett Vale, south of Adelaide,  is the MV Rail organisation who run train rides for countless families on the second and fourth Sundays of each month. See their run days here.
The club runs large scale locomotives including diesel and steam, pulling along open carriages with wooden seats to fit both adults and children.  […]

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