Gulliver, the world’s biggest model Guide Dog is heading to South Australia.
The 4.3 metre fibreglass dog will spend a month with Guide Dogs SA, travelling to eight regional towns and spending time in metropolitan Adelaide, finishing up at Guide Dogs SA’s newest family event, Pups in the Park.
Gulliver was built to emphasise the point […]
[ March 8, 2015 to March 15, 2015. ]
Celebrate Parks Week 2015 with a range of free family activities across South Australia’s national parks and reserves.
From the coast to the desert, there are plenty of opportunities to visit parks, connect with nature and learn more about our unique landscapes, plants and animals.
Parks Week, from Sunday March 8 to Sunday March 15, will culminate […]
Moonta Bay Water Park | Splash Town
Open from 1 October 2016 for 2016/2017 Summer Season
Splash Town in Moonta Bay is situated just near the playground on the foreshore at Moonta Bay, right near the Moonta Bay Caravan Park. Best of all it’s a FREE water park open to the public. Here are some photos of […]
[ February 13, 2015 2:00 pm to March 15, 2015 2:00 pm. ]
The Adelaide Fringe is always an exciting time of the year with so much entertainment on offer in and around the city and stretching out to regional areas of South Australia.
The beauty of an open-access arts festival as unique as the Adelaide Fringe is that anyone with a show, exhibition or cultural event is able […]
[ January 23, 2015 to January 25, 2015. ]
The Port Lincoln Tunarama Festival is one of Australia’s largest and most popular free regional festivals held annually over the Australia Day long weekend. It is also home of the World Championship Tuna Toss!
This family friendly festival is held on the foreshore of Port Lincoln’s Boston Bay. The picturesque lawns stage a three day event […]
New Water Park in Moonta Bay – sneak peek
Check out the pics of the new Water Park being built in time for summer in Moonta! How exciting is this?
The splash bucket is in and so are four water slides. The Water Park is being built just near the playground on the foreshore at Moonta Bay.
There is […]
Minecraft is a computer based game that has rapidly grown in popularity over the past 2 years, particularly with 6 to 14 year olds. The graphics are simple and the gameplay can be as complex as you want to make it.
The Adelaide BuddyVerse Camp is a full day event where participants will be introduced to Minecraft […]
[ November 28, 2014 to December 30, 2014. ]
Santa’s Cave Waikerie
The community of Waikerie created Santa’s Cave in 1996 to celebrate the spirit of Christmas.
The Waikerie Institute is transformed each year into a wonderland full of colourful displays, thousands of fairy lights, Christmas trees, the Nativity and lots of baubles that sparkle and shine. Santa officially takes up residence after the Waikerie Community […]
[ November 15, 2014; 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. November 16, 2014; 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The inaugural “All Steamed Up” Engine, Blacksmith & Boat Festival will be held at Mannum on the weekend of 15 & 16 November in conjunction with the 20th Anniversary of the recommissioning of the PS Marion. An exciting new event for the Mannum Dock Museum, this event will feature the largest working display of blacksmiths […]
[ October 25, 2014; 10:00 am; ]
KooKy Kidz Markets is heading to the Melrose Showgrounds!
KooKy Kidz Markets is a bright family fun day traditionally held in Adelaide, Port Pirie and Moonta on the Yorke Peninsula. Stallholders showcase a mixture of handmade and unique high quality products including gifts, clothes and crafts for mums, dads, babies, kids and even nans and pops.
[ October 1, 2014; ]
As part of Nature Play Week there will be FREE park entry right across South Australia thanks to National Parks South Australia on Wednesday, 1 October 2014. Being the first week of the school holidays, it’s the perfect time to get outdoors and spend some quality time exploring one of our state’s amazing national parks.
With support from the City of Port Lincoln and the District Council of Mount Barker, the AKFF will be a major presence in these two regions during November. The Mount Barker Screenings are booked in at the Wallis Cinema for the 11th of November 2014 – the very first day of the festival with Youthoria […]
[ September 19, 2014 to September 20, 2014. ]
The Riverland Field Days are a very popular 2 day annual event that attracts thousands of people from throughout South Australia and beyond. Hosted on a purpose built facility just out of Barmera, over 350 exhibitors and approximately 30 caterers offer something for the whole family.
The field days include the latest in agricultural machinery, equipment […]
[ August 30, 2014 to August 31, 2014. ]
The Gawler Show is the largest country show in South Australia, attracting approximately 30,000 people each year. It is a great family outing and this year the show will celebrate it’s 158th year over the last weekend in August. The show encompasses everything that is Gawler and its surrounding areas. Great entertainment, fun filled rides, […]
[ May 24, 2014; ]
The Flinders Ranges and Outback may be known for their rugged landscapes and quirky characters, but it’s the iconic race events of the region that bring out the best of this unique part of South Australia. Hawker is a little outback town 400 kilometres north of Adelaide and an important tourist centre in the […]
[ April 19, 2014; 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
The Cadell Harvest Festival is an annual event held each Easter Saturday with the Murray River Giant Pumpkin Competition the local highlight. This festival is full of country charm with entertainment, displays, food stalls, market produce, games and competitions. Experience the fun of orange and grape throwing, cockroach racing, carp tossing and tug-of-war. There will […]
[ March 22, 2014; ]
Break the Silence – Be the Change Music Festival 2014 is a fundraising event being held in the South Australian town of Mt Gambier to help raise awareness for Crohn’s Disease. A full day of music is planned along with loads of other entertainment and activities including highland dancers, synergy dance studio, mayfair singers, karate, […]
[ March 30, 2014; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
SciWorld Sundays are free family science fairs held throughout the year in South Australia. Crawl inside inflatable StarDomes to gaze at the night sky, try some hands-on science experiments, teach a robot to fetch a ball or find out how to make an electric circuit. Pat a snake with Animals Anonymous, or get up close […]
The community of Waikerie created Santa’s Cave in 1996 to celebrate the spirit of Christmas. The Waikerie Institute is transformed each year into a wonderland full of colourful displays, thousands of fairy lights, Christmas trees, the Nativity and lots of baubles that sparkle and shine. Santa officially takes up residence after the Community Christmas Pageant […]
[ November 30, 2013 to December 31, 2013. ]
Loxton shines during this joyous festival with thousands of twinkling fairy lights, bright colourful banners, sparkling garlands and tinsel to create a magic spectacle. An enormous Christmas tree dazzles in the heart of town and from there, large clusters of residential streets feature homes adorned with over 350 illuminated Christmas scenes, paintings and coloured light […]
Crystal Brook is a township about 20 minutes outside of Port Pirie (197km north of Adelaide), which is at the gateway to the Southern Flinders Ranges.
Join the Crystal Brook kindy community for a great day out, from 10am till 3pm in Mitchell Street (Primary School). Over 40 stalls this year will be inside the new […]
[ October 5, 2013; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
If you’re planning a trip to the Yorke Peninsula over the October long weekend you can check out the Kooky Kidz Markets in Moonta. On Saturday, 5th October between 10am and 2pm there will be over 50 fabulous stalls as well as entertainment, face painting, bouncy castles, live music and a special visit from Sonic. A selection of […]
From old black and white photographs of workers on high steel girders, Circus Oz have Cranked Up a future for themselves. Starting from the ground up, a ridiculous combination of jugglers, musicians, acrobats, riggers and aerialists, built a celebration of diversity. Not ghettos of specialisation, but exuberant raw spectacle, and danger for the sake of it! […]
Experience adventure and hidden treasures during the school holidays at Naracoorte Caves. Every day from September 30th until October 4 children aged 7 to 12 years can join in some holiday fun. Enter the world of a fossil detective and take a walk back in time in the footsteps of the ancient megafauna. Examine the lined of […]
[ August 10, 2013; 11:15 am; ]
The Crystal Brook Show is an annual event held in the town of Crystal Brook, in South Australia’s Mid North. Crystal Brook’s first show was held back in 1874 and over the years the show has transformed into one of the leading country events in this regional area. The show is filled with exciting sideshow rides […]