[ December 26, 2016 to February 5, 2017. ]
Dinosaurs Alive! at Adelaide Zoo. Extended until Sunday 5 February 2017!
Come and see them before they go extinct… again!
Back by popular demand, the dinosaurs will be roaring into the zoo. Dinosaurs Alive will give budding paleontologists the opportunity to walk alongside seven life-size and life-like roaring, snarling and moving animatronic dinosaurs.
It’s an event 65 million years […]
[ December 26, 2016 to February 5, 2017. ]
[ January 6, 2017; 9:30 am; 6:00 pm; January 7, 2017; 5:00 pm; January 8, 2017; 10:00 am; 5:00 pm; ]
Oklahoma at Four Oaks Farm
Oklahoma as you have never seen it before!
Set in the beautiful Adelaide Hills at Four Oaks Farm, Emma Knights Productions are bringing this beloved classic to life with a real windmill, a real surrey, live horses and a country fair to boot! Come along and totally immerse yourselves in this unique family friendly experience.
Become the face of Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo | Zoos SA’s Zooperstar competition | 25 Nov – 25 Dec 2016
[ November 25, 2016 to December 25, 2016. ]
Zoos SA’s Zooperstar Competition: Become the face of Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo
Calling all little animal lovers!
Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo are on the prowl for the new face of Zoos SA. Visit Adelaide or Monarto Zoo and your little monkey could become their first Zooper-star!
The winner of the Zooperstar competition will become the face of Zoos SA and […]
[ November 25, 2016; December 2, 2016; December 9, 2016; January 13, 2017; January 27, 2017; February 10, 2017; February 24, 2017; March 10, 2017; March 24, 2017; April 7, 2017; April 28, 2017; ]
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 […]
[ November 19, 2016; 12:00 pm; ]
Greyhound Adoption Day
Join Greyhound Adoption SA at their Greyhound Adoption Day to learn more about Greyhound Adoption SA and maybe meet your new best friend!
You’re welcome to bring your own dogs to see how they all get along if you’re keen to adopt on the day. The team of staff and volunteers will be on hand to answer […]
[ October 29, 2016; 8:30 am; ]
Cleland Wildlife Park is a bit wild – your help is needed to tame it!
Put your green thumbs to good use at the Cleland Blitz. Cleland Wildlife Park’s scaly, furry and feathered friends love meeting new people but hate cleaning up after themselves – help keep their park beautiful. The giant working bee will be a […]
[ October 30, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Adelaide Shorebirds Festival Sunday 30 October 2016
Celebrate the arrival of thousands of migratory shorebirds to the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary by going along to the second annual Adelaide Shorebirds Festival this October.
The festival welcomes back shorebirds that travel thousands of kilometres across the world to Adelaide’s northern beaches each spring.
Learn about these international migratory birds, […]
[ October 21, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Join Playgroup SA’s Annual Event… Playgroup at the Zoo.
Enjoy a day full of FUN and learning for the whole family.
Mr Oopy – Mr Oopy’s children’s show is interactive, fun, friendly, energetic and a little bit silly. For children aged 2-6 years. Mr Oopy children’s show offers a unique educational and high energy experience that incorporates […]
[ October 14, 2016; 5:30 pm; ]
Tom Rehn from Nine News is running in the New York Marathon for Little Heroes and needs to raise some serious money.
Join Tom at the Adelaide Zoo on Friday October 14 and experience the Zoo at twilight. It will be closed to the general public and you’ll get to experience the Zoo like you never […]
[ September 18, 2016; ]
A fun day of family activities
Come and enjoy a day of play in the wild at Para Wirra Conservation Park. Para Wirra is a beautiful and iconic South Australian bushland wonderland. Discover nature play and join the rangers for loads of activities and free guided tours.
There will be:
Local food and beverages
[ October 8, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
Join in the fun at this free family event!
Come along to the Cobbler Creek Bioblitz on Saturday 8 October 2016. There will be organised talks and walks to observe, record and learn about the local wildlife. You might discover a brown falcon, a vanilla-lily or a chocolate wattle bat. Come for an hour, or stay for the […]
[ September 28, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
Have you been thinking of getting a dog?
Come along to this free seminar and have some common questions answered, including:
Should you buy a puppy?
What about adoption from a shelter?
Is it safe to buy a dog from an advertisement?
Are pet shop puppies okay?
When is the right time to get the kids […]
[ September 4, 2016; ]
FREE Adelaide Zoo entry for dads this Fathers Day
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 September 2016 or Sunday 4 September 2016. It’s a fantastic way […]
[ October 28, 2016; 4:00 pm; ]
Boo at the Zoo Friday 28 October 2016
Go along to Adelaide Zoo if you dare for a Halloween scare! Adelaide Zoo’s spook-tacularly popular Halloween celebration is back and bigger than ever – it’s an event not to be missed! Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins for a night of spook-tacular delight. Take the family along to experience the zoo after hours […]
[ August 28, 2016; ]
Westpac Teddy Bears Picnic, Adelaide Zoo
If you go down to Adelaide Zoo Sunday 28 August 2016, you’re sure of a big surprise. For every bear that ever was, will gather at Adelaide Zoo for certain because, Sunday is the day the teddy bears have their picnic! Grab your favourite teddy bear and your picnic blanket […]
[ July 30, 2016 9:30 am to July 31, 2016 9:30 am. ]
Adelaide Zoo will celebrate all things friendship with the Westpac Animal Play Day on Saturday 30 July 2016.
In line with the UN International Day of Friendship, they will host special friendship keeper talks, a guide to some of the cutest, strangest and oldest animal friendships in the zoo, and fun children’s craft in the contact […]
[ August 20, 2016; ]
Be part of Operation Jeedara – come down for a tour of Sea Shepherd’s ship, the M/Y Steve Irwin which will be docked in Port Adelaide for the weekend.
On Saturday morning at 10am – there will be a Greeting to Country by Karl Telfer with a special dance and smoking ceremony. Ship Tours will be run […]
[ August 15, 2016; ]
RSPCA Cupcake Day: Fight animal cruelty with the power of cupcakes!
Cupcake Day for the RSPCA is all about baking, eating and, most importantly, fundraising for animals in need. When you put on your apron and whip out that mixing bowl, you are helping to ensure animals across Australia are treated with dignity and love. Who […]
[ October 19, 2016; 7:30 pm; ]
Wild Seas Secret Shores – with Thomas Peschak
To Thomas Peschak, sharks aren’t a reason to get out of the water. They’re a reason to get in. Following his lifelong obsession, he’s found himself paddling kayaks alongside great white sharks in South Africa, swimming among hundreds of one-ton manta rays in the Maldives, and keeping pace with […]
[ July 12, 2016; July 14, 2016; July 15, 2016; July 19, 2016; July 21, 2016; July 22, 2016; ]
Big Market Adventures for Little Foodies
Little Market Chefs
Little Market Chefs is back these school holidays! The Adelaide Central Market is passionate about starting from ground level and teaching the next generation how to prepare healthy, easy and tasty meals together with nutritional advice.
Why? Because good health starts in the kitchen! All of the produce will be […]
[ July 20, 2016; 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Animals Extreme! An insight into the wonders of wildlife.
The Animal Extreme lecture will be delivered by Wee-Ching and is a Children’s University Australia activity.
Children must be accompanied by an adult. Children’s University Australia members can gain credit in their passports.
To book phone 8384 0050 or register online here.
For more information and all enquiries please visit […]
[ May 8, 2016; ]
Mother’s Day at Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Zoo
If you’re looking for a unique way to celebrate your amazing mum this Mother’s Day, why not treat the family with a visit to Adelaide or Monarto Zoo?
Don’t forget to purchase your copy of the Advertiser or Sunday Mail to get your token to redeem this special offer. […]
[ April 23, 2016 to April 25, 2016. ]
The annual Animal Expo with Dr Harry Cooper is back again in 2016 at the Adelaide Showground.
South Australia’s largest animal expo is packed with hundreds of cute, cuddly and unusual animals plus pet supplies, expert advice and entertainment making it a great day out for all the family.
Learn how to care for your pets with […]
[ May 29, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Celebrate the return of the whales at Victor Harbor!
Head to Victor Harbor to help celebrate the return of the whales at the Whale Time Playtime Festival on 29 May, 2016.
Entry is just $5 with loads of entertainment:
rock climbing wall
music, stalls; and
Live on the Play Time […]
[ April 17, 2016; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Visit over 50 stalls and see the dogs and cats for adoption at this free event!
Get your dogs washed thanks to Jims Dog Wash and discount microchipping. Plus the kids can have a jump on the bouncy castle or a ride on Clancy the Jelly Bean Train, get their face painted.
You can also have your dog […]