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Art Workshops | Port Adelaide | Nov & Dec 2014

Our Port is supporting a range of free art and craft workshops in November and December. Come along to any or all of the workshops, ranging from abstract painting or drawing workshops to funny hat making workshops.  Workshops will all be taking place at 27 North Parade, Port Adelaide.
Below is the workshop schedule:
November 2014

9 November […]

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Kooky Kidz Market & Movie | Port Adelaide | 28 September 2014

[ September 28, 2014; 3:00 pm; ]
Our Port and City of Port Adelaide Enfield will be holding a bright family fun day for all kids at Hart’s Mill on September 28.
KooKy Kidz Markets will be showcasing high quality gifts, clothes and handmade products with something for every family member. The Kidz Zone promises hours of fun with live shows and free […]

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Archer’s Arcadia Amazing Mechanical Performers | 1 Sept – 16 Oct 2014

Roll up to the National Railway Museum to experience the wonderful world of Archer’s Arcadia. South Australian artist, David Archer, will be exhibiting his humorous, fun and quirky automata ‘penny arcade’ style interactive artworks at the Museum – Archer’s Arcadia Amazing Mechanical Performers.

For more information visit the National Railway Museum website here.
What:  Archer’s Arcadia Amazing […]

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Hart’s Mill Playground | Fun at The Port

Hart’s Mill Playground
The recent $2 million refurbishment of the Hart’s Mill precinct at Port Adelaide includes this brand new play space, opened in May 2014.
You can’t miss this brightly coloured modern play equipment in yellow, which is juxtaposed aside the historic Hart’s Mill buildings.

You’ll find reminders of the longest continuously serving flour mill in South Australia […]

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Cruise the Port River on ST Yelta | 10 August 2014

[ August 10, 2014; 9:30 am; 12:30 pm; ]
ST Yelta is South Australia’s last working steam tug. Built at Sydney’s vast Cockatoo Island Dockyard in 1949 for the Adelaide Steamship Company, the tug spent its working life in Port Adelaide.   Several times a year they fire up its engines (it takes three days to get up enough steam) and offer you the chance […]

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Wild at Hart Market | Port Adelaide | Review

The Play & Go team visited the Wild at Hart Market on a beautiful sunny winter morning. Being adjacent the new Harts Mill playground (Review coming very soon), makes it a great family friendly outing.
We were treated to some yummy food and great coffee. There’s a reason for the line-up at Bakerhus (see pic below). […]

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ST Yelta Steams Again | 29 June 2014

[ June 29, 2014; 12:30 pm; ]
ST Yelta is South Australia’s last working steam tug. It was built at Sydney’s Cockatoo Island Dockyard and is powered by a triple expansion steam engine that was built for a corvette during the Second World War. ST Yelta was built for the Adelaide Steamship Company and spent its working life in Port Adelaide.
The South […]

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Gory Stories | Maritime Museum | 7-18 July 2014

Head along to the Maritime Museum to hear gory stories from the putrid past!  Meet eminent barber surgeon, Mr Bartholomew Mortimer Wonderbottom and his mate Lady Sarah Dunnyville – Florence Nightingale of Shropshire and a cast of rather swarthy and scurvy-laden sea dogs!
Join the crew as they sail through history on board HMS Rancid and […]

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Dolphin Day 2014 | Port Adelaide | 16 March 2014

[ March 16, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Do you love dolphins and want to learn more about these beautiful creatures?
The Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary is holding their Dolphin Day this March where you can come and learn about the Port River Dolphins, their habitat and how to get involved in helping to protect them.
Dolphin Day is a fun day out for all the […]

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Our Port Art Workshops | 9 to 16 year olds | Feb & Mar 2014

[ February 8, 2014; 2:00 pm; February 9, 2014; 2:00 pm; February 22, 2014; 2:00 pm; February 23, 2014; 2:00 pm; March 1, 2014; 2:00 pm; March 2, 2014; 2:00 pm; ]

Due to the popularity of the recent ‘aDOORable’ art workshops, Our Port will be running a series of new art workshops in February and early March — this time with canvas.

Local artist Mandi Glynn-Jones will run the workshops with children and teenagers. The works of art will be displayed in an exhibition at Forge Creative […]

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The Port Festival | 19 & 20 October 2013

[ October 19, 2013; October 20, 2013; ]
A fun-filled weekend of arts and culture for the whole family, the 2013 Port Adelaide Festival will be held on October 19 and 20.  The festival weekend is a great way to discover Port Adelaide, SA’s maritime heartland. You’ll experience their evocative seafaring history, vibrant arts scene, succulent seafood, river recreation and the world’s only […]

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