[ 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. […]
[ May 8, 2016; ]
[ 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 […]
[ April 16, 2016; ]
You’re invited to Cleland’s 49th birthday party!
Head up to Cleland Wildlife Park for a day packed with special birthday activities this Saturday 16 April. The perfect way to kick off the school holidays, the fun starts at 9.30am and keeps going until they close at 5pm.
The first 200 children will receive a free bag of animal feed […]
[ March 26, 2016; 10:00 am; April 21, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Take a double journey of discovery around the fantastic, fresh fruit and vegetables at the Central Market and team up with an interactive tour at Guide Dogs SA.
You’ll start with a journey of discovery at Guide Dogs SA with nine interactive displays to challenge your vision and hearing senses. Then head to the Central Markets […]
[ April 22, 2016; April 28, 2016; April 29, 2016; ]
Take a journey of discovery about your sight and hearing at Guide Dogs SA this school holidays at Guide Dog SA’s special sessions.
There will be nine interactive displays to challenge your senses. Suitable for children aged 7+ (must be accompanied by an adult) and only $6 per person (including adults).
Meet a gorgeous Guide Dog, play […]
[ March 28, 2016; 10:00 am; 10:00 am; ]
Head to Humbug Scrub on Easter Monday for a special day with food, drinks and fun.
This is a major fundraiser for the sanctuary where you can enjoy yourself and help the animals.
Hand feed wallabies, emus and birrds, visit Annabel the koala and stroll through the beautiful bushland. There will be a treasure hunt for the […]
[ April 16, 2016 to May 1, 2016. ]
Sand Sculpting Australia and the City of Onkaparinga presents – A Day at The Zoo, sand sculpture exhibition at Pt Noarlunga.
During the School Holidays, Saturday 16 April until Sunday 1 May 2016, Port Noarlunga will be transformed into a life sized sand zoo with over 270 tonnes of sand carved into life sized animal sand sculptures!
Go exploring through the sand pathways to spy […]
Adelaide Zoo has long been a Play and Go favourite and right now is a fantastic time to visit!
We might not be quite past the possibility of 40 degree days just yet, but the weather is definitely getting a little cooler and late Summer into Autumn is a wonderful time to spend a whole day […]
[ January 19, 2016; 11:00 am to 2:30 pm. ]
If you hear moo’ing at Adelaide Botanic Garden on Tuesday 19 January, don’t be alarmed – it’s just a real life cow, Trixie, saying g’day to visitors during the Garden’s School Holiday Program!
Trixie will be under the big tree next to the Garden’s City Crop between 11am and 2:30pm and children will be able to […]
Nature’s Playground Adelaide Zoo
Adelaide Zoo is one of our favourite Play and Go places to visit, so we were really excited to try out the brand new Nature’s Playground that opened last week, just in time for the summer school holidays!
As you enter the Zoo, the Nature’s Playground is only a short walk from the […]
There has never been a better time to visit Cleland Wildlife Park. With limited enclosures and the ability to get up close to some of South Australia’s most iconic animals, there are hours of fun for the whole family.
Cleland is a great place to bring a picnic or have a barbecue and spend the whole […]
Christmas is a busy time of year with lots of time and energy put into finding the perfect gift for friends, family and the children. Rather than trawling the shops, it’s worth having a look at the great range of gifts available through Zoos SA.
Zoos SA’s amazing range of Christmas gifts includes unique shop products, membership and unforgettable […]
[ November 19, 2015 to November 22, 2015. November 19, 2015 to November 22, 2015. ]
Held annually in November, the Australian International 3 Day Event (Aus3de) is Australia’s premier equestrian competition.
It is the only CCI four star event held in Australia, the only one held in the Southern Hemisphere and one of only six held across the world. For the past twelve years, Adelaide has been the chosen host city […]
[ January 11, 2016 to January 12, 2016. ]
Starring Steve Backshall
The Weird Wild and Wonderful Tour
Want to meet the world’s most venomous snake, or the ultimate lethal predator on the planet? Relax, Steve Backshall has met them all for you. Deadly 60 Live! is the adventure of a lifetime.
Steve tells stories and shows unseen footage from his most famous expeditions and answers your […]
[ November 8, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Head along to the free SA Dog Rescue Christmas Party!
Visit over 30 stalls, see the dogs and cats for adoption, get your dogs washed thanks to Jims Dog Wash and get access to discount microchipping.
The kids can have a ride on Clancy the Jellybean Train, or a jump on the bouncy castle, get their face painted, […]
[ October 31, 2015; 11:00 am; ]
Come one come all, it’s Adelaides first (un)official Howloween Dog Parade!!!
Bring your furry four-legged friend dressed in costume down to RYMILL PARK at 11am on Saturday the 31st of October. The meet point is the North-West corner of the park opposite the Stag Hotel (this is important, as there are other events going on in parts […]
[ October 23, 2015; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Playgroup at the Zoo! Playgroup SA’s annual event – giving Playgroup Members the opportunity to visit Adelaide Zoo for a fun-filled day of zoo attractions, Children’s Entertainment and Playgroup experiences at a reduced cost to everyday Zoo entry prices. Tickets available late September.
African Soul – Hands on Rhythm Drumming Workshop
Explosive and vibrant, fully interactive drumming and dance workshop […]
Share the wonder at Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo
Generations of South Australians have experienced the wonder of Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo and their amazing wildlife.
Adelaide Zoo is home to over 2,500 animals including the only Giant Pandas in the Southern Hemisphere. Located just outside the CBD, it’s a lovely oasis in the city.
New Nature Playground
[ July 26, 2015; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Bark in the Park – Mt Barker new dog park. The official opening is on Sunday 26 July 2015. Take your four-legged best friend and head to the opening of the new Dog Park in Mount Barker. Competitions, Sausage Sizzle, drinks, freebies, free professional photos and more.
For more information and all enquiries please visit the […]
[ August 2, 2015; ]
ZOO RUN is coming to Monarto Zoo for it’s inaugural SA fun run!
With 100% of profits going towards wildlife conservation and breeding programs run through Zoos SA; this is suitable for all ages and fitness levels.
Choose between a 10km or 5km run or walk through the zoo in the beautiful morning hours before it opens, […]
[ September 20, 2015; ]
Dogs Day Out is a free community event held in Mawson Lakes for dogs and their owners. A fun family day with dog related stalls, events, competitions and displays.
Following on from the huge success of the first Dogs Day Out in 2012 this is now an annual event. Held in Mobara Park and the Denison […]
[ June 7, 2015; ]
Westpac Animal Play Day at Monarto Zoo
The Monarto Zoo’s popular Westpac Animal Play Day is back at Monarto Zoo and this time it is all about noses.
Learn how animals use their sense of smell to eat, explore their environment and communicate.
Animals in nature have to work for a living, to find food, to make nests, […]
[ June 7, 2015; ]
The Australian Highland Cattle Society Inc. will be hosting their National Highland Cattle Show at the Mount Pleasant Showgrounds on the Sunday of the June long weekend.
Local and interstate breeders will have cattle on show to be judged by a visiting Highland Cattle judge from the UK.
There will also be:
Shetland Pony Showcase
Highland pipes and drums
[ May 31, 2015; ]
Feed the Frogs Centenary Planting Day
The Friends of Black Hill and Morialta | Celebrating World Environment Day and the Centenary of Morialta
Join the Friends of Black Hill and Morialta and help out by putting the plants in the ground for Morialta’s Fourth Creek Project. Come along and help restore the local habitat, browse the historic images of Morialta exhibition and […]