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Westpac Animal Play Day | Soulful Sounds | Adelaide Zoo | 30 & 31 Jul 2016

[ July 30, 2016 9:30 am to July 31, 2016 9:30 am. ]
Adelaide Zoo will celebrate all things friendship with the Westpac Animal Play Day on Saturday 30 July 2016.
In line with the UN International Day of Friendship, they will host special friendship keeper talks, a guide to some of the cutest, strangest and oldest animal friendships in the zoo, and fun children’s craft in the contact […]

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Mini Camping Kids World

Let’s Go Caravan and Camping Super Sale | Adelaide Showground | 28 – 31 Jul 2016

[ July 28, 2016 to July 31, 2016. ]  
Let’s Go Caravan and Camping Super Sale!
Explore all the latest gear and grab a bargain or two! There’s plenty to see and do including fun for the children, and free entry for kids under 16. There will be a range of outdoor leisure specialists at the Let’s Go Caravan and Camping Super Sale and they’ll be […]

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winter reds 2016

Winter Reds Weekend | Adelaide Hills | 29 – 31 Jul 2016

[ July 29, 2016 to July 31, 2016. ]
Winter Reds Weekend – Take the family to the Adelaide Hills to warm up with good food and wine
Fancy a relaxed afternoon with the family eating delicious food, accompanied by great wine? Head to the Adelaide Hills for the Annual Winter Reds Weekend. Shrug off your jacket. Shake your scarf free. Close the door against the […]

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Walk A Mile In My Boots | 29 Jul & 5 Aug 2016

[ July 29, 2016; 7:30 am; August 5, 2016; 7:30 am; ]
There Are Nearly 6,000 People Experiencing Homelessness in South Australia.
The Hutt Street Centre thinks that’s too many people facing poverty and disadvantage. Walk a mile in my boots is held annually during National Homelessness Prevention Week (August). Each year the Hutt Street Centre calls on South Australians to show their support for people facing homelessness by joining in and experiencing […]

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Soweto Gospel Choir | 28 Jul 2016

[ July 28, 2016; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Soweto Gospel Choir at the Norwood Concert Hall, 29 July 2016
Since its formation in 2002, Soweto Gospel Choir has won more accolades than any other choir in the world.

It has won a total of four Grammy Awards: two in its own right and two in collaboration with other artists, an Emmy Award for its work with […]

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Celebrate Beatrix Potter’s 150th Birthday | Stangate House Open Day | 24 Jul 2016

[ July 24, 2016; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]

Celebrate Beatrix Potter’s 150th Birthday at Stangate House
The Mount Lofty Branch invite you to Stangate House Open Day and to celebrate Beatrix Potter’s 150th Birthday. Peter Rabbit, Mopsy, Cotton-tail and Jemima Puddleduck would love you to join in!

children’s activities
open fires
cornish tea and carrot cake!

Stangate House is in the heart of Aldgate. Designed by […]

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free ice skating at Harbour Town

Go ice skating for free at Harbour Town Adelaide | Jul 2016

[ July 11, 2016 to July 15, 2016. July 18, 2016 to July 22, 2016. ]
Go Ice Skating for FREE at Harbour Town Adelaide these School Holidays
To celebrate the release of Ice Age Collision Course you can go ice skating for free these school holidays at Harbour Town Adelaide.

An Ice Rink will be located just in front of Woolworths and will be open between 10am – 5pm on the following […]

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The ARC Campbelltown Grand Opening | 24 Jul 2016

[ July 24, 2016; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
The Campbelltown Council is excited to announce that the Grand Opening of The ARC Campbelltown will be on Sunday 24 July 2016, 11am-3pm.
Come along and check out the brand-new community recreation centre The ARC Campbelltown. It boasts an impressive range of contemporary sport, fitness, relaxation, function and event facilities in fresh and bright surrounds. There will be […]

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A Day in Adelaide with the Kids | Things to do in the City

[ July 14, 2016 12:00 am to July 24, 2016 12:00 am. ]
A day in the City of Adelaide
If you’re heading into the city with the kids, you may like to add in an extra stop while you’re there and squeeze in some extra fun – especially during the school holidays. Whether you’re seeing a show; ice skating at Alpine Winter Village; going to the Zoo or […]

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Guide Dogs SA Journey of Discovery | Jul 2016

[ July 15, 2016; July 20, 2016 to July 22, 2016. ]  

Guide Dogs SA Journey of Discovery
Head to the Guide Dogs SA Discovery Centre and embark on a journey of discovery about sight and hearing through nine “hands-on” interactive exhibits. Usually only open for bookings by schools, corporate and community groups, the Guide Dogs SA Discovery Centre is opening to the general public these school holidays. Guide […]

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Pyjama Party | Starlets SA | 21 Jul 2016

[ July 21, 2016; 9:45 am to 12:45 pm. ]
Wear your best PJs, bring a pillow and your favourite stuffed toy for a sleepover with a difference!
With a sprinkle of magic dust and a pinch of imagination that’s the recipe for Starlets SA holiday sessions filled with themed activities, games, dancing & craft. Every holidays at Starlets SA is an action-packed, fun-filled adventure. They offer […]

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Fun Fruits and Discovery Tour | Adelaide |19 Jul 2016

[ July 19, 2016; 10:15 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Fun Fruits and Discovery Tour
Challenge your taste, vison and hearing senses in this interactive tour. Take a tour of the Guide Dogs SA Discovery Centre before exploring the Adelaide Central Market in a fully guided activity developed by Adelaide Central Market Tours. Learn about healthy eating as well as the history and stories of the market, […]

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Fairy Tea Party | Port Noarlunga |19 Jul 2016

[ July 13, 2016; 9:38 pm; ]
You’re invited to dress up in your finest and join in for a morning of fairy fun!
With a sprinkle of magic dust and a pinch of imagination, that’s the recipe for Starlets SA holiday sessions. Filled with themed activities, games, dancing and craft. Starlets SA believe that the love of performance begins with creativity and confidence! […]

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Harry Potter Party in Stirling | Celebrate Harry Potter’s Birthday and the Release of ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’ | 31 Jul 2016

[ July 31, 2016; ]
Calling all Wizards, witches (& even muggles) – you are invited to the Coventry Library to celebrate Harry Potter’s birthday and the release of ‘Harry Potter and the Cursed Child’
Matilda Bookshop is super excited about the forthcoming release of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child at 8:31 am on Sunday 31 July 2016. The shop doors will be open at exactly […]

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Aqua Beats | Umbrella Winter City Sounds Festival | 23 Jul 2016

[ July 23, 2016; 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Aqua Beats 23 July 2016
You can join in and dance the night away under the stars, listening to live music from several local music groups whilst the Victoria Square water fountain dances along!
Aqua Beats is part of Splash Adelaide and also part of Music SA’s Umbrella Winter City Sounds Festival – a great new festival to give us reasons […]

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mandala by Sue Norman

Mandala Magic School Holiday Program | Mandala Art with Sue Norman |19 Jul 2016

[ July 19, 2016; 9:30 am to 11:30 am. ]
Mandala Magic School Holiday Program: bring your children to Brighton beach for a free, magical and fun morning of mandala creating
Mandalas can be drawn with sticks, made out of sandcastles or created from the natural gifts the ocean shares. You may like to bring your own flowers, leaves etc but please keep your decorations environmentally […]

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Bastille Day at the SA Maritime Museum | 14 Jul 2016

[ July 14, 2016; ]

Celebrate Bastille Day at the SA Maritime Museum with a special offer for French nationals

Make a date with the South Australian Maritime Museum on Thursday 14 July 2016 to celebrate Bastille Day. Embracing the Francophile in all of us, Adelaideans can experience the exquisite illustrations by French artists made during Nicolas Baudin’s exploration of Australia […]

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ACPA | New Classes at Stomping Ground | Stepney

[ July 24, 2016; 10:00 pm; ]
Australian Company of Performing Arts has NEW CLASSES at Stomping Ground, Stepney.
ACPA are more than excited to launch this incredible studio as one of their class locations to compliment their main Bowden studio. Join ACPA for Kids Hip Hop, Mini’s, Glee and Jazz at Stomping Ground Studio’s in Stepney starting Term 3! The Australian Company […]

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Starlets Showtime | Noarlunga | 16 Jul 2016

[ July 16, 2016; 10:30 am; ]
 Starlets SA presents Starlets Showtime
An interactive extravaganza including performances from little starlets, entertainment, dancing, fun and games for all the family. Plus there will be a special appearance from the Starlets Showteam. Starlets SA believe that the love of performance begins with creativity and confidence!  Little Starlets begin their journey through movement, personal development and learning […]

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Clash of the Enchanted Island

Clash of the Enchanted Island | Victor Harbor Town Hall | 20 Jul 2016

[ July 20, 2016; 2:00 pm; ]
Clash of the Enchanted Island
The Magical Match of the Fairies vs Pirates
Children’s interactive show with music, dancing, games and prizes.

Tickets are $12.00 per person or you can book their second School Holiday show “Mr Snot Bottom’s Stinky Silly Show” as well and pay $10.00 per show.
Book tickets to Clash of the Enchanted Island
To book now […]

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Free PonyCycle Rides at Churchill Centre!

Free PonyCycle Rides | Churchill Centre School Holiday Fun | 13 to 17 Jul 2016

[ July 13, 2016 to July 17, 2016. ]
Kids can enjoy FREE PonyCycle Rides these school holidays at Churchill Centre!

Zoofit PonyCycles are a self-propelled ride on toy that doesn’t require any batteries or electricity to run. Children just hop in the saddle, place their feet in stirrups and bob up and down, just like riding a real horse!PonyCycle Rides are suitable for […]

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Grill’d Norwood Kids Masterclass

Grill’d Norwood Kids Masterclass | Jul 2016

[ July 13, 2016; 10:00 am; July 19, 2016; 10:00 am; July 20, 2016; 10:00 am; ]

Entertain the kids these school holidays at Grill’d Norwood with 1.5 hours of fun activities and burger making whilst you take some time out on The Parade. $22 per child which includes a burger, chips and a drink. Classes run from 10am to 11.30am. 

5-7 year olds: Tuesday 19 July | 8-12 year olds: Wednesday 13 July and Wednesday […]

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Fairy Boot Camp | Port Noarlunga |12 Jul 2016

[ July 12, 2016; 9:45 am; ]
Fairy Boot Camp 12 July 2016
Wings ready, Wands steady, Fairy training off we go! Starlets SA are running a Fairy Boot Camp these school holidays. The recipe for their sessions is a sprinkle of magic dust and a pinch of imagination. Sessions are filled with themed activities, games, dancing and craft and cost $25 per session/child. Wings ready, Wands […]

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Giant Twilight Market

Giant Twilight Market | 9 Jul 2016

[ July 9, 2016; 3:00 pm; ]
Giant Twilight Market
The Giant Twilight Market will be held at The Morphett Vale Basketball Stadium on 9 July 2016 and will be a perfect opportunity to find those one-of-a-kind, must-have items.

Here you can find hundreds of local businesses all in one place broken up into categories to make it easy to shop from and find those […]

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Kokedama Workshop

Kokedama Workshop, Garage Sale, Bake Sale | Kingswood | 9 Jul 2016

[ July 9, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Kokedama workshop, garage sale, bake sale | 9 July 2016
Victoria Meyer suffers from Lyme Disease which is a debilitating and ultimately fatal illness. Her friends and family are raising funds for her treatment and are putting on a fun day of things to buy, eat and do for all ages. Come along and enjoy their kokedama […]

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Wibit – The Inflatable Challenge | SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre | July School Holidays

[ July 11, 2016 to July 15, 2016. July 18, 2016 to July 22, 2016. ]
Join the new craze of inflatable water play – NOW BIGGER at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre.
Come and have some fun at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre on an obstacle course that includes monkey bars, a rope swing, a bridge, an action tower, slides, climbing wall and more. You’ll be challenged like you […]

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Free handball basketball and pizza making activities

Free basketball, handball and pizza making activities | Castle Plaza | Jul 2016

[ July 11, 2016 11:00 am to July 15, 2016 2:00 pm. July 20, 2016 11:00 am to July 24, 2016 2:00 pm. ]
Free basketball, handball and pizza making activities at Castle Plaza
Castle Plaza is going sports mad these school holidays with free basketball, handball and pizza making activities!

Free handball event
Join in the fun with the free handball event from Monday 11 – Friday 15 July, from 11am – 2pm daily. Children will be able to test their skills and […]

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Big Market Adventures for Little Foodies | Adelaide Central Market | Jul 2016

[ July 12, 2016; July 14, 2016; July 15, 2016; July 19, 2016; July 21, 2016; July 22, 2016; ]
Big Market Adventures for Little Foodies

Little Market Chefs
Little Market Chefs is back these school holidays! The Adelaide Central Market is passionate about starting from ground level and teaching the next generation how to prepare healthy, easy and tasty meals together with nutritional advice.
Why? Because good health starts in the kitchen! All of the produce will be […]

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Free School Holiday Activities at Elizabeth Shopping Centre | Jul 2016

[ July 11, 2016 to July 15, 2016. July 14, 2016; 6:00 pm; July 18, 2016 to July 22, 2016. ]
Free School Holiday Activities at Elizabeth Shopping Centre
Warm up your winter with FREE school holiday activities at Elizabeth Shopping Centre! In week one (Monday 11 July – Friday 15 July) there will be Winter Craft Workshops from 11.00am – 2.00pm with snowflakes, snowmen and fun galore. Plus you’ll have the chance to meet Hyundai A-League Champions 2016 Adelaide United on […]

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Keep the kids entertained with free kids’ workshops at IKEA | Jul 2016

[ July 9, 2016; 11:00 am; July 11, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 12, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 13, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 14, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 16, 2016; 11:00 am; July 18, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 19, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 20, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 21, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Keep the kids entertained with free kids’ workshops at IKEA
From 12-3pm Monday to Thursday during the July school holidays you can keep the kids entertained with free kids’ workshops at IKEA.

There’s also a $5 meal offer from 5pm weekdays. Choose from 5 meals, $5 each.

Don’t forget kids aged 3 to 7 can also have fun in the […]

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School Holiday Diving Clinics for 7 to 12 Yr Olds | SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre | 19 – 20 Jul 2016

[ July 19, 2016 9:30 am to July 20, 2016 9:30 am. ]
Diving Clinics at SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre
Come and try Diving Clinics at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre these Winter school holidays. Activities include skills of diving, techniques of safe diving as well as the opportunity to dive off of the 1 and 3m diving boards. The sessions are for 7–12 year olds who must […]

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NIDA Winter Holiday Acting Classes

NIDA Winter Holiday Acting Courses | 18 – 24 Jul 2016

[ July 18, 2016 to July 24, 2016. ]
NIDA Winter Holiday Acting Courses

Let your child unleash their creative side with a NIDA winter holiday course in Adelaide, 18–24 July. From NIDA Drama School to Auditions Masterclass, there’s something on offer for everyone. With extensive experience in theatre, TV and film, NIDA tutors deliver enriching experiences for every student.

NIDA winter holiday acting courses available in […]

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SciWorld Pop Up Science

SciWorld Pop Up Science Centre | 13 – 15 Jul 2016

[ July 13, 2016; 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. July 14, 2016; 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm. July 15, 2016; 2:00 pm; ]
Come and spend some time at the SciWorld Pop Up Science Centre and be AMAZED!
It’s the SciWorld Spectacular Pop Up Science Centre and you won’t want to miss out! It’s at the Ridley Centre in the Adelaide Showgrounds. You’ll be able to see the new SciWorld Drones Show and learn about the technology behind these amazing creations!
For only […]

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Persian Tirgan Festival | CultureSpace | 10 Jul 2016

[ July 10, 2016; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
CultureSpace – Persian Tigan Festival

Come to the Migration Museum on Sunday 10th July from 1 to 3pm to celebrate the Persian Tirgan Festival as part of the CultureSpace program of community celebrations. The event has been developed in partnership with the Persian Cultural Association of SA Inc. The Migration Museum is all about celebrating the diversity […]

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Mister Maker Adelaide 21 July 2016

WIN Tickets to Mister Maker & The Shapes Live on Stage | 21 Jul 2016

[ July 4, 2016 12:00 am to July 15, 2016 11:00 pm. ]
Win Tickets to Mister Maker & the Shapes Live on Stage!
Get ready Adelaide! MISTER MAKER is coming back with his brilliant, fun and interactive live show. Featuring brand new songs and makes, Mister Maker is returning to Australia following his sold out 2015 tour with his new show that promises once again to be the hottest […]

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Children’s Under the Sea High Tea | Crowne Plaza | 14 Jul 2016

[ July 14, 2016; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
To celebrate the release and long awaited anticipation of Pixar’s latest animation ‘Finding Dory’, following on from the smash hit Finding Nemo in 2003, these July School Holidays, the Crowne Plaza invites you to gather your school of fish for a fin-tastic time!
Gather under the sea, that’s where it will be! Where your little ‘sea […]

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Fun and Fantasy | Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum | 17 – 24 Jul 2016

[ July 17, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. July 18, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. July 19, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. July 20, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. July 21, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. July 22, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. July 23, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. July 24, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
In this school holiday adventure, children and adults will discover merriment and make-believe in classic children’s books.
Head to the Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum where, in every room, you will find our elves, fairies and minions, who will lead you through lots of hands-on activities, a delight for all. This is an exciting, hands-on display […]

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carclew explore arts school holiday workshop

Carclew Explore Arts | School Holiday Workshops for 5 – 17 Year Olds| 11 to 22 Jul 2016

[ July 11, 2016 to July 22, 2016. ]
Carclew Explore Arts School Holiday Workshops | Winter 2016
Carclew’s Explore Arts school holiday workshop program offers full day and half day creative activities for kids aged 5 – 17 years in their stunning North Adelaide venue.
Their team of professional artists presents a broad range of inspiring, hands-on experiences that will nurture your child’s inner-artist and allow them to try out […]

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GovChat

GOVchat | The Dept for Education & Child Development wants to hear from you about your child’s education | 4 Jul 2016

[ July 4, 2016; 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm. ]
GOVchat | The Department for Education and Child Development (DECD) wants to hear from you about your child’s education
The South Australian Government wants to support parents to be actively involved in their child’s learning from birth onwards. DECD wants to hear your feedback about how to better support you to be more involved in your child’s learning.
Seeking your […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide | Educational & Creative Fun | Jul 2016

[ July 8, 2016 to July 24, 2016. ] `

Winter Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the July School Holidays.

Below you will find a list of venues and links to their websites so you can simply click through to check out the activities on offer. Most programs are open to school age children 5 years and older. Remember to […]

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