Playgroup SA Inc. and ACH Group have joined forces to deliver an innovative new Intergenerational Playgroup.
Playgroup SA, in conjunction with the ACH Group’s Kapara Residential Living Facility, have announced a joint project titled Intergenerational Playgroup.
The Intergenerational Playgroup is a unique Playgroup where the young and young at heart join together for a morning of important social […]
It’s always fun to have a family movie night, especially during Winter when it’s cold and rainy. We’re old school, we like to support our local video store and peruse the shelves for what to watch. My youngest likes to pick random kid’s movies sometimes – based purely on liking the picture on the front, […]
Hidden up in Lobethal this nostalgic find is worth heading to the hills for.
Walking through the doors is a step-back in time; the slot cars, arcade games, skill testers, friendly owners; and it seems that “kids these days” are just as into it as we used to be (or secretly still are!).
The prices are happily […]
[ July 10, 2015; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 15, 2015; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Love technology, robots, gizmos and other technological creations?
Head along to these fun workshop where you can interact and experiment robots that jump, spin and climb, control computer programs with everyday objects, recycled solar robots, salt water fuel cell powered spider and more!
Two workshops are being held; 10th July at North Adelaide Community Centre and Library […]
[ July 4, 2015 to August 16, 2015. ]
Winter Wonderland returns to Glenelg’s Moseley Square in July and August!
Winter Wonderland returns to the Bay after last year’s sell out season. This time it’s bigger and better!
Strap on your skates and glide on the ice inside a windowed marquee with views of the beach.
It’s a great affordable family experience for all ages with lots of […]
Have you seen the fabulous Australian movie Paper Planes? If you did then your kids (like mine) may be inspired to make their own paper planes. Like us, you may have found your supply of white A4 paper disappearing constantly. Even if you haven’t seen the movie paper plane making is a great creative activity […]
Ice ArenA brings you Snow Play, every Tuesday morning during the school term.
Snow Play is a terrific two hour session for children aged 5 years and under to experience snow in a safe, fun filled arena all year round. Test their aim and throw snowballs at our penguin wall, build a snowman, or ride in a […]
Adelaide Aquatic Centre – a look at the upgraded swimming centre
The Adelaide Aquatic Centre in North Adelaide has been renovated and without too much convincing the kids were pretty eager to check it out.
The family leisure pool is a large play space with new water play areas and splash pads. Spouts of water spray up […]
Not Just a Play Café | Amalie’s Play Space Review
Guest Post by Lauren Hunt of Teacher Types blog
Editor’s note 16 Nov 2016: Amalie’s Play Space is closing soon and has 7 more “drop-in and play” days left. You can see other Adelaide Play Cafes here.
Do you and your little ones frequently visit the big (and sometimes […]
[ November 8, 2014 to December 24, 2014. ]
A visit to Myer’s SantaLand Express Store is such a fun experience for little ones as each year they build a little village inside the store, which is always beautifully decorated for Christmas. As well as visit Father Christmas, children can use the ‘Dear Santa’ stationery and writing desk to draw a picture or write […]
[ November 8, 2014 to December 24, 2014. ]
Following on from the excitement of the Credit Union Christmas Pageant where Santa makes his way through the streets of Adelaide, a world of enchantment and wonder begins as Father Christmas takes up residence in The Magic Cave at David Jones in the Adelaide Central Plaza. This year the Magic Cave has received a little […]
BOUNCEinc takes flight in Adelaide!
The BOUNCE Free‐Jumping Revolution is officially coming to Adelaide.
The Adelaide BOUNCE, located on Richmond Road, will mark its sixth national location, just minutes from the Adelaide CBD. This state of the art trampoline park will be the first of its kind in the state and with more than 100 interconnected trampolines, […]
If your kids are getting a little too old for bumper cars, love playing online racing games and have a need for speed, then Ultra Fast Karts in Richmond is the place to go! Open 7 days a week and every school holidays, the kids can join in the action on the track all on […]
Beginning in May 2014, the new Adelaide City Library will be holding Lego Club on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons. Come along and let your imagination run wild! While you are there take a look at the exciting program of activities on offer and discover new opportunities with spaces to relax and read.
The Lego club […]
One afternoon my 5 year old told me he wanted to ‘make somefink’ and really needed some boxes. Considering it was nearly bin night we had plenty of recycling piled up and our house seems to accumulate ‘stuff’ that I might consider to be rubbish… but other little people seem to treasure around here. So, […]
Pancakes. They’re a staple at our house. Great for breakfast… and even occasionally for dinner, when you are all out of ideas!
There is no need to buy the pre-packaged stuff at the shops, this recipe works every time. You only need a few basic ingredients to make them from scratch and it’s easy enough the […]
The Bay Discovery Centre is the City of Holdfast Bay’s Social History Museum. It’s located on the edge of Mosley Square and is well worth a visit if you’re in Glenelg. Over 40,000 people visit the centre each year. Children can learn about the early days of Foundation and what life was like by the sea. Multimedia displays […]
When you walk into Lollipop’s Playland & Cafe in Croydon, the first thing you will notice is that it is HUGE. Bigger than how it looks from the exterior and undoubtedly the biggest play cafe in Adelaide.
There are plenty of tables to sit at while the kids play and there is a cafe menu of […]
The Origin Coffee Bar is an initiative by the Victory Church in Pooraka. It’s not specifically a play cafe as such, it’s more like a cafe with a children’s indoor playground attached. And unlike a play cafe, the play area is a separate room to the dining area, and quite well insulated I might add, […]
Tucked away behind the State Library on North Terrace you’ll find the home of South Australia’s Migration Museum. This history museum tells the stories of the people of our State, from the early settlers in the 19th century to the refugees and asylum seekers in recent years. There are permanent exhibitions along with changing galleries to explore, […]
START at the Gallery has a new START Art Club for children.
Over 350 children have already signed up to the Art Gallery of South Australia’s new START Art Club. Launched last month, the START Art Club is an extension of the Art Gallery’s hugely popular START at the Gallery program and has been designed to […]
Indoor Play Cafes in Adelaide
Rainy days. Scorching hot days. There are times when it’s just not practical to play outside, but kids need somewhere to burn off energy without running around the living room! Play centres, play cafes and indoor activity centres are perfect for keeping kids entertained. Most also have areas suited to babies, […]
Art Gallery nurtures next generation of artists and art lovers with new dedicated activity space.
Following the huge success of The Lab, The Hive, The Eko Chamber and The Drawing Room, the Art Gallery of South Australia have unveiled a new dedicated learning activity space for children, families and art lovers of all ages thanks to […]
[ February 3, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. March 3, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. April 7, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. May 5, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. June 2, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. June 23, 2013; 11:00 pm; July 7, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. August 4, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. September 1, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. December 1, 2013; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
START at the Gallery
First Sunday of the month, 11 am – 3 pm
Presented free by the Balnaves Foundation
The Art Gallery of South Australia offers an exciting introduction to visual art for children and families through START at the Gallery. Held on the first Sunday of every month, the free START program includes art activities, tours, […]
Plaster Fun House is a great place for kids of all ages (and Adults) to get creative. They have a large range of pre-cast figurines and plaques to choose from, ranging in price from $4.00 for small pieces to $6-8 for medium sizes. After purchasing one of these, children can then paint their own masterpiece […]