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Maccy Skate Park Jam | Macclesfield | 14 Oct 2016

[ October 14, 2016; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]  

The Maccy Skate Park Jam is back by popular demand!
Brought to you by the Barker Crew Skate Park coaches. There will be music, a BBQ and skate park fun!

Youth Development Mount Barker is committed to creating & supporting opportunities for young people in the District Council of Mount Barker.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the […]

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School Holidays at Adelaide Botanic Garden | 4 – 13 Oct 2016

[ October 4, 2016 to October 13, 2016. ]
Adelaide Botanic Garden’s stacked School Holiday Program program is back this October, with a range of activities suitable for 5-12 year olds kicking off on Tuesday 4 October!
Activities have been designed to promote fun, hands-on learning about plants, people and the environment, and parents are encouraged to book early for activities that require bookings – spots […]

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Belair National Park 125th Anniversary | Open Day | 11 Sep 2016

[ September 11, 2016; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
So much to see and do at Belair National Park.
For one and a quarter centuries, Belair National Park has been a central part of South Australian life. Join the park ranges on this special day for loads of family activities and free guided tours.  

Some activities include:

Ride your bike with a ranger 
Catch water bugs […]

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Cobbler Creek BioBlitz | Salisbury East | 8 Oct 2016

[ 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 […]

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Bushcare Major Day Out | Morialta Conservation Park | 10 Sep 2016

[ September 10, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
Ignite your endorphins in the bush on Saturday 10 of September.
Get up close with wildlife, plant trees, pull weeds and enjoy guided walks and morning tea. You will be improving habitat for native frogs along the creekline by removing nasturtiums, tangier pea and fumitory which are coming up around the new plantings in addition to pushing the weed front […]

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Grant Place Reserve | New Playground & Little Library | Flinders Park

Grant Place Reserve
Grant Place Reserve is a new playground which has recently been renovated by the City of Charles Sturt Council. It features play equipment and slides for both younger and older kids, a river bed sandpit, round-a-bout, four swings, a large climbing wall and a little bike track around the perimeter of the park. […]

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New Ramsay Place Nature Play Area

NEW Ramsay Place Nature Play Area | ‘Great Garden’ | Noarlunga

New Ramsay Place Nature Play Area, Noarlunga
Work is starting on a new ‘Great Garden’ nature play area at Ramsay Place in Noarlunga. The upgraded Ramsay Place Nature Play Area will include sculptural landscape features, stepping stones, a rain garden, two hill slides, and opportunities for water play.
Watch this space! The City of Onkaparinga Council expects the new […]

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Jervois Street Reserve Community Celebration Day | 28 Aug 2016

[ August 28, 2016; 11:30 am; ]
The new Jervois Street Reserve in South Plympton is now open!
See our Review of the new Jervois Street Reserve playground.
Celebrate the official opening of this new park from 11:30am on Sunday 28 August 2016.

Go along and test out the playgrounds, fitness circuit, flying fox, bike track, sand pit, climbing equipment and lots more.

Mayor Kris Hanna will […]

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Jervois Street Reserve | New Playground at South Plympton | Review

 
The Jervois Street Reserve in South Plympton is now open for play.
After two years of community consultation with local residents, schools and other community groups, the City of Marion are proud to showcase this new park and playground.
A quick look at what you’ll find here:

    Toddler/Junior nature based playground (0-5 years): fully fenced, sand play, […]

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Bridgewater Reserve Playground & Heysen Trail | Review | Jan 2017

An afternoon at the Bridgewater Reserve Playground and an adventure along the Heysen Trail
If you are looking for a free, enjoyable activity which gets the kids outdoors exploring for a couple of hours in the Adelaide Hills, then stop at the Bridgewater Mill.
The Bridgwater Playground
The playground has just undergone a transformation which was completed in […]

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Flinders Rangers National Park | Nature Play SA Park of the Month | June 2016

Nature Play SA’s Park of the Month for June is Flinders Ranges National Park, about 5 hours drive north of Adelaide.
Each month, Nature Play SA in partnership with the Department of Environment, Water & Natural Resources showcases one of SA’s beautiful National Parks.
This is definitely not a day visit, so plan ahead, stay for a few days and […]

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Doggy Day on the Green | 25 Jun 2016

[ June 25, 2016; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]

Calling all dog owners, dog lovers and their families! Doggy Day On The Green is a fun, free day out for you and your four-legged friend. With a focus on responsible dog ownership and fun, Doggy Day On The Green will have something for everyone – from dog massages to a free dog wash. Doggy Day On […]

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Glenelg Foreshore Playspace | Glenelg | Review

Glenelg Foreshore Playspace | Glenelg | Review
The foreshore of Glenelg has long been a place for visitors and locals alike to visit with the historical jetty, eateries and attractions, but the new $1.3M Glenelg Foreshore Playspace has given this area a new purpose. It’s a great place for families to stop and enjoy the atmosphere, and to […]

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Belair National Park turns 125 | 2016

South Australia’s oldest and most loved national park is celebrating its 125th Anniversary.
For most South Australians, Belair National Park is a familiar place. It’s a park rich in history and full of memories of picnics, walks and barbecues.
Belair was dedicated as a National Park on 19 December 1891, and is the second park to be […]

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Beans and Sprouts | Free Family Day at Princess Elizabeth Playspace| 23 Apr 2016

[ April 23, 2016; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
You’re invited to a free family day event at Princess Elizabeth Playspace!
To celebrate the completion of the new Princess Elizabeth Playspace,  City South Association and Splash Adelaide are holding a free family day event entitled Beans & Sprouts. It all happens on Saturday April 23 2016 from 10am to 5pm on South Terrace in the City (Park 21, near West […]

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Goolwa Nature Playground | Fun by the River | Playground Review

Goolwa Nature Playground Review
Bristow Smith Reserve | Barrage Road, Goolwa South
by Baby & Toddler Destinations Adelaide
The lovely ladies of Baby & Toddler Destinations Adelaide have written another fantastic review – this time for the great new Nature Playground down at Goolwa. See what they have to say here…….
Great, just great!
We have been to around 600 destinations […]

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Glenunga Hub | Water Play for Little Ones | Playground Review

Glenunga Hub Playground Review
by Baby & Toddler Destinations Adelaide
The lovely ladies of Baby & Toddler Destinations Adelaide have given the newly refurbished play space at the Glenunga Hub, a thumbs up for little ones. They have recently reviewed this new playground and shared their thoughts below. Play & Go have also visited the play space […]

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Imagination Playground Family Playspace | 11 Jan 2016

[ January 11, 2016; 9:30 am to 11:30 am. ]
Imagination Playground Family Playspace
Be prepared to get wet in this outdoor free play event.

Supported by OPAL. Be sun safe: no hat, no play. If extreme heat, playspace will be held indoors.

No bookings necessary.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the City of Charles Sturt website.

What: Imagination Playground Family Playspace

When: Monday 11 January 2016 | 9.30 am […]

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Nature’s Playground at Adelaide Zoo | Review

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 […]

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Nature’s Playground at Adelaide Zoo | Now Open!

Nature’s Playground at Adelaide Zoo is now open (December 2015)
Begin your own outside adventure as a family this summer!
Take a walk on the wild side these school holidays and experience the new Nature’s Playground at Adelaide Zoo. Have fun with nature inspired play equipment suitable for all abilities.
The new play space is a wonderful environment where visitors […]

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Orphanage Park | Millswood | Review

Orphanage Park | Millswood
by Catherine Leo
This popular, leafy playground just behind Tabor College on Goodwood Road is one of those real winners for all ages. “Everyone can have fun” said my 10 year old as he explored all corners of it, with his 3 & 8 year old brothers.
Some of the standout features for me […]

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Aerial Adventure Park

Australia’s First Aerial Adventure Park Set to Launch in Adelaide in November 2015

Australia’s first world class Aerial Adventure Park is set to launch in Adelaide in November 2015.
The MegaAdventure Aerial Park is situated at Adelaide Shores in West Beach. It is a collaboration over the last two years between the MegaAdventure Group and Adelaide Shores which has brought this project to South Australia and is a wonderful […]

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Steamroller Park | Stirling | Review

 
“Toddler space and big kids too”
a review by Catherine Leo
Steamroller Park is a very popular playground near the entrance to Stirling’s main street after you exit the freeway. The fully-fenced playground is part of a larger, leafy corner park with a rotunda, park benches and BBQs. There’s also plenty of shops and cafes to grab […]

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St Kilda Playground New Castle | October 2015

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 1 August 2015:
A new kingdom is being established at St Kilda!
Preliminary works are now underway to build a 14-metre tall Castle at the St Kilda Playground – which is […]

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St Kilda Playground Volcano Upgrade | August 2015

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 […]

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