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The Shadow Initiation | SA Museum

[ November 30, -0001 to December 23, 2019. ]
The Shadow Initiation – South Australian Museum
One hour on the clock. Over 40 puzzles, challenges and tasks to attempt. Race against the clock on a brand new adventure, seeing the Museum like never before. It’s part-escape room, part-scavenger hunt, part behind-the-scenes Museum tour. You’ve never played a game like this one.
The aim of the game is […]

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Semaphore Carousel Fun Day | 80 Year Anniversary | 7 Oct 2018

[ December 1, 2017 5:10 pm to October 7, 2018 5:00 pm. ]
Semaphore Carousel Fun Day: Celebrating 80 Years
The Rotary Club has a Fun Day planned to celebrate 80 years of the Semaphore Carousel.
Celebrate that, for the last 80 years, this beautiful grand carousel has been at Semaphore. The Family Fun Day hosted by The Henley Beach Rotary Club will include vintage cars and bikes on display, […]

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New Year’s Eve in Adelaide | Family Friendly Guide & Where to See Fireworks | 31 Dec 2017

[ December 31, 2017; ]
New Years Eve Adelaide – Your Guide to Family Friendly New Year Celebrations
There are plenty of free celebrations planned all over South Australia, many with spectacular fireworks. Check out the options below.

Wishing you and your family a safe and Happy New Year in 2018, full of good health, plenty of laughter, new family adventures and […]

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Rivergum Homes New Year’s Eve Celebrations | Victor Harbor | 31 Dec 2017

[ December 31, 2017; 7:30 pm to 11:30 pm. ]
Rivergum Homes New Year’s Eve Celebrations in Victor Harbor
Join in the free fun family entertainment on Warland Reserve in Victor Harbor and enjoy the kid’s early fireworks at 9:45pm, followed by a midnight fireworks spectacular!
Rivergum Homes New Year’s Eve celebrations attract more than 10,000 spectators enjoying the festivities around Warland Reserve, and over 30,000 locals, […]

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Urban Beach | Adelaide Riverbank | Pinky Flat | 1 Dec 2017 – 28 Jan 2018

[ December 1, 2017 to January 28, 2018. ]  
Urban Beach Adelaide
There’s a new kid on the Adelaide Riverbank; Urban Beach is taking over the shores of Pinky Flat with a sandy oasis this summer.
Enjoy a taste of sumptuous summer food, splash about in the kids’ water play area, or pull up a beach chair and kick back with a good book. Don’t forget […]

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Cinema By The Sea | New Year’s Eve | Christies Beach | 31 Dec 2017

[ December 31, 2017; 4:00 pm to 10:30 pm. ]  
Cinema by the Sea on New Year’s Eve 2017
An easy night for families with kids and the elderly for New Year’s Eve to come out and enjoy a fabulous family friendly evening by the seaside.
The Christies Beach Business and Tourism Association, supported by City of Onkaparinga in conjunction with Orange Fridge, Selling SA Christies Beach […]

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New Year’s Eve at the Bay | Glenelg | 31 Dec 2017

[ December 31, 2017; ]
Join the fun in Glenelg this New Year’s Eve to celebrate 2017 and welcome in 2018.
The Glenelg foreshore will come alive with free live entertainment, free children’s activities and fireworks.
Entertainment will commence at 5.30pm and will include The Potbelleez, Jaki J, Jinx and Katie Wright. Fireworks will commence at 9.30pm at Glenelg and Brighton and […]

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Normanville New Year’s Eve Pageant | 31 Dec 2017

[ December 31, 2017; 7:30 pm to 10:00 pm. ]  
Normanville New Year’s Eve Pageant
New Year’s Eve 2017 will see the 20th Annual Normanville New Year’s Eve Pageant.
The pageant consists of a parade of approximately 40 colourful floats leaving Katherine Drive at 7.30pm sharp, winding its way through the streets of Normanville ending at the beautiful Normanville foreshore at approximately 8pm.  Locals and tourists alike […]

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Top 10 Christmas Things to Do and See Around Adelaide | Dec 2017

[ December 15, 2017 to December 31, 2017. ]
Christmas in Adelaide | Top Things to Do and See
Christmas time brings a sense of wonder and excitement to little people as the big day draws near. We’ve put together a list of things to do and see and places to go around Adelaide that are sure to bring a smile to everyone’s faces. Escape […]

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Christmas Pooch Party | Belair National Park | 16 Dec 2017

[ December 16, 2017; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Christmas Pooch Party at Belair National Park
Don’t forget your dog this Christmas. Bring your four-legged friend to Belair National Park’s Main Oval this Saturday between 10am and 12pm and make a dog enrichment toy thanks to the RSPCA South Australia.

You’ll also have the chance to get to know the dog-friendly trails on ranger guided walks […]

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Twilight Picking at Beerenberg | Hahndorf | 15-17 Dec 2017

[ December 15, 2017 to December 17, 2017. ]

Twilight Picking at Beerenberg Farm
For the weekend of the annual Hahndorf Christmas Village and Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt (15-17 December 2017), Beerenberg will be open for late night trading and twilight picking.
Picking your own strawberries is a fabulous experience for the whole family and the tradition has been running continuously (in season) at Beerenberg since 1975.  The concept was […]

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Movies in the Park – Moana | Klemzig Reserve | 17 Dec 2017

[ December 17, 2017; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Movies in the Park screening of Moana at Klemzig Reserve
Klemzig Reserve sets the back drop to an open air cinema on Sunday, 17 December.  A free movie event screening of Moana for the whole family to enjoy with food and refreshments available from 6.30pm.  The movie will begin at sunset.

Families are welcome to bring rugs, […]

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Adelaide Strikers Fan Day | Glenelg | 17 Dec 2017

[ December 17, 2017; 10:00 am; ]
Get up close and personal with the Adelaide Strikers at the Adelaide Strikers Fan Day!
For young and old fans who are keen to get up close and personal with their Strikers male and female playing heroes in the lead up to what will be an electrifying season of T20 cricket, the Adelaide Strikers Fan Day […]

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Christmas Festival | Hampstead Gardens Church of Christ | 16 Dec 2017

[ December 16, 2017; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Hampstead Gardens Church of Christ Christmas Festival
The Hampstead Gardens Church of Christ Christmas Festival will be held on the corner of Gambia & Falcon Avenues, Hampstead Gardens from 4pm to 8pm on Saturday, 16 December 2017.
Families can enjoy free Christmas craft, free jumping castle, market stalls, Christmas shopping, carol singing and a free BBQ.
This is […]

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Forkmas | Victoria Square | 15 Dec 2017

[ December 15, 2017; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Forkmas in Victoria Square
Join Fork On The Road for their annual Forkmas celebration on Friday 15 December between 5pm and 9pm in Victoria Square South.

All of your favourite Adelaide Food Trucks will be there with a range of dinner options to choose from along with a Fork bar full of South Australian craft beer, wine […]

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Lego Christmas Zone | Burnside Village | 13-22 Dec 2017

[ December 13, 2017 to December 22, 2017. ]
Burnside Village LEGO Christmas Zone
This Christmas the kids can be entertained at Burnside Village with their interactive Christmas LEGO Zone.
The LEGO Christmas zone at Burnside Village is all about getting the kids involved in active and imaginative building missions with a festive twist.  Kids can partake in the Speed Challenge; race your friends against the […]

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Innes National Park | Ranger Guided Walks | Park of the Month Dec 2017

[ December 28, 2017; 8:00 pm; December 30, 2017; 8:00 pm; ]
Innes National Park – Park of the Month December 2017
Celebrate Innes National Park this December by joining a ranger-guided walk. Hear the good-news story of the re-introduced Tammar Wallaby as well as the interesting history of the Old Inneston Township.

 

The Ranger-guided walks will be held on Thursday, 28 December and Saturday, 30 December at 8pm.  The departure […]

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Adelaide’s New Year’s Eve | Adelaide Riverbank | 31 Dec 2017

[ December 31, 2017 6:00 pm to January 1, 2018 6:00 pm. ]
Adelaide’s New Year’s Eve 2017
Bring in the New Year with family and friends at the City of Adelaide’s free New Year’s Eve event held on Adelaide’s Riverbank. Celebrate in the electric atmosphere with live music, amazing food, a range of beverages from three beer gardens and entertainment for all ages.
Riverbank Kids Zone
This year, there will […]

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Nature Play SA Collective | Family Membership | Dec 2017

[ December 7, 2017 to December 31, 2017. ]  
Nature Play SA Family Membership – Join Now.
Looking for ideas and inspiration to make nature play a part of your family’s everyday? Nature Play SA have just launched their Family Membership designed to provide that… and more!
There’s three membership options for families to choose from, with all packages including their Wild Ones magazine – a […]

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Greaton Christmas in Light Square | Adelaide | 17 Dec 2017

[ December 17, 2017; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
On Sunday 17 December Light Square is set to come alive with Christmas cheer.
Over 1,000 people are expected to attend Adelaide West End’s biggest free Greaton Christmas in the Park 2017 event. Proceeds will be donated to The Salvation Army’s Tree of Hope Appeal.
Join in for a day that will bring Christmas cheer to the Adelaide […]

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Hahndorf Christmas Village | 15-17 Dec 2017

[ December 15, 2017 to December 17, 2017. ]
Explore the vibrant village of Hahndorf in the Adelaide Hills as it decks the halls for Christmas in 2017.
This is your chance to discover Hahndorf like you’ve never seen it before with traders open late for last minute gift shopping, restaurants and cafes available for tasty meals, wineries pouring to quench your thirst, and a […]

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Christmas Where the Angas Flows | Strathalbyn | 15 Dec 2017

[ December 15, 2017; 6:30 pm; ]
Christmas Where the Angas Flows is the annual Strathalbyn Christmas Party that celebrates Christmas.
Held on the evening of the last day of school, it is a fun community focused, alcohol free event.

The fun begins with the Christmas Pageant parade through High Street and Dawson Street at 6.30pm, followed by family entertainment in the Soldiers Memorial Gardens.

Traditional  carol […]

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Palace Nova Prospect Cinema Opening Week | All Tickets $5 | 7-13 Dec 2017

[ December 7, 2017 to December 13, 2017. ]
The new Palace Nova Prospect Cinema is offering $5 tickets for their opening week
To celebrate the much anticipated launch of the brand new Palace Nova Prospect Cinemas all tickets to all sessions will be only $5 from 7 to 13 December 2017.  Now you can experience Palace Nova Cinemas in two exclusive locations – Prospect […]

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Christmas in the City of Adelaide | Dec 2017

[ December 3, 2017 to December 31, 2017. ]
Christmas in the City
Discover some of the fantastic Christmas events and community activities happening around the City of Adelaide this holiday season. There are Carols and other musical performances, markets, Christmas Fun in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga,  Christmas lights and more.
Christmas Lights
Adelaide Town Hall Christmas Projection Display
Adelaide Town Hall will once again be glistening again with a stunning […]

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Carols on the Hill | Tea Tree Gully | 9 Dec 2017

[ December 9, 2017; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Carols on the Hill at Tea Tree Gully Anglican Church
Grab your chair and a rug and celebrate Christmas with a night of carols, candles, food and hot drinks out the back of Tea Tree Gully Anglican Church at the base of Anstey Hill.

Everyone is welcome to attend this free event. Free candles, glowsticks, food and […]

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Marion Christmas Bazaar | Twilight Community Event | 16 Dec 2017

[ December 16, 2017; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
For the first time ever the Marion Christmas Bazaar is coming to town.
The Marion Christmas Bazaar is an extravagant handmade Christmas market and is a first of its kind for Marion. This twilight event will be a fun, unique and entertaining experience for the whole family.

With free entry, this community event is open to everyone […]

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SA Dog Rescue Annual Christmas Bash | Prospect | 10 Dec 2017

[ December 10, 2017; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
SA Dog Rescue’s Annual Christmas event is back on Sunday 10 December.
Bring your dog and your family along for a day of fun at the SA Dog Rescue Annual Christmas Bash.  Held at St. Helen’s Park in Prospect, the day raises funds to support all of their dogs and cats in need.  Some of the highlights […]

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Port Loop Coastal Fun Run | 16 & 17 Dec 2017

[ December 16, 2017 to December 17, 2017. ]  
PORT LOOP Coastal Fun Run
The PORT LOOP Coastal is a low cost, low key fun event held over 2 days showcasing Port Adelaide’s Inner Harbour.
It will be held along a 3.5km loop of the Port’s harbour including a start/finish area near Hart’s Mill. It’s a shared cycle/walk loop path which will be run anti-clockwise from […]

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Dusk Arts Market | North Adelaide | 7 Dec 2017

[ December 7, 2017; 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Dusk Arts Market at the iconic Carclew house and grounds in North Adelaide on Thursday 7 December 2017
Carclew’s magnificent house and grounds will be transformed into a festive market bustling with art and design stalls, exhibitions, live music and entertainment, arts workshops, a great selection of food trucks and a licensed bar by Alpha Box & […]

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Boxing Day Races Morphettville 2017

Boxing Day Races at Morphettville | 26 Dec 2017

[ December 26, 2017; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Boxing Day Races at Morphettville
Adelaide Galvanising Boxing Day Races
It’s almost that time of year again! Time to get down to Morphettville and enjoy a day of free fun filled activities at the Adelaide Galvanising Boxing Day Races. The boxing day races is about coming together with friends and family and enjoying a fun filled day […]

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Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt | Hahndorf Christmas Markets | 15-17 Dec 2017

[ December 15, 2017 to December 17, 2017. ]
Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt – Hahndorf’s annual Christmas Markets
Hahndorf Christkindlmarkt is a European-style Christmas market based in the German town of Hahndorf, organised and run by C3 Church Adelaide Hills.
It captures the essence of community, celebration, fun, laughter & family enjoying time together, such as is found in many cities in Europe over the Christmas period, but in […]

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How The Grinch Stole Christmas | Ignite Unley Outdoor Cinema | 8 Dec 2017

[ December 8, 2017; 6:00 pm; ]
Ignite Unley Outdoor Cinema – How The Grinch Stole Christmas
The City of Unley will celebrate everything Christmas with a free outdoor cinema event at Forestville Reserve on Friday 8 December, 2017.
Activities start from 6pm with How the Grinch Stole Christmas screening at sunset. Explore Christmas markets, be entertained with live music and children’s activities, and […]

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Gilles Street Market Grand Bazaar | Adelaide | 3 Dec 2017

[ December 3, 2017; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The Gilles Street Grand Bazaar on Sunday 3 December 2017
With 170 exhibitors this outdoor market event is going to be epic.
The Gilles Street Kids “Made it” Market returns with a handful of children, setting up shop and selling their wares.

The Christmas Tree Plantation will be setting up a pop up shop with fresh real trees […]

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Adelaide School Holiday Guide | Best Activities & Ideas for Summer Holidays | Dec 2017 – Jan 2018

[ December 15, 2017 to January 28, 2018. ]  
Adelaide School Holidays
Find all the best activities & ideas for the Adelaide Summer School Holidays.
To make it easier for you to find things for the kids to do during the school holidays, the Play & Go team have put together our Holiday Guide featuring some of the most popular, and some not-so-well-known activities on offer. […]

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O-Bahn Community Fun Day | Rymill Park | 10 Dec 2017

[ December 10, 2017; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
O-Bahn Community Fun Day at Rymill Park
SA Planning, Transport and Infrastructure have nearly completed work on the O-Bahn City Access Project and they are planning to celebrate and thank the community for their patience during this important project.

The O-Bahn Community Fun Day will be held on Sunday 10 December 2017 between 11am and 3pm.  Enjoy […]

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Water Wonderland Adelaide | Inflatable Water Park Fun at Bonython Park | 28 Dec 2017 to 28 Jan 2018

[ December 28, 2017 to January 28, 2018. ]
The world’s largest inflatable water theme park, Water Wonderland, is in Adelaide 28 December to 28 January 2018.
The water theme park will burst open its gates in time for the summer school holidays at Bonython Park.
READ OUR REVIEW OF LAST YEAR’S WATER WONDERLAND HERE
Water Wonderland is aimed at bringing fun and excitement to the cities […]

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Adelaide Hills Wine Race Day | Morphettville Racecourse | 9 Dec 2017

[ December 9, 2017; 12:00 pm; ]  
The Adelaide Hills Wine Race Day is your chance to experience amazing Adelaide Hills Wines with your friends and family on the lawns whilst enjoying the excitement of Adelaide’s horse racing.
There are 6 fabulous Wineries showcasing their wines on the Champagne Lawns – The Lane, O’Leary Walker, Barristers Block, Sidewood, Mt Lofty Ranges Vineyard and […]

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Family Christmas Show | Woodville Town Hall | 2 Dec 2017

[ December 2, 2017; 5:00 pm; ]
Woodville Family Christmas Show
The Woodville Business Association presents the Family Christmas Show on 2 December 2017.
The Woodville Town Hall will be buzzing with performances by local artists, food and market stalls, jumping castle, face painting and more.

Nova 919’s Casanova van will drop by, and Santa will also be making an appearance!

For more information and all […]

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Semaphore Summer Carnival | New Years Eve & Australia Day Fireworks | Dec 2017-Jan 2018

[ December 16, 2017 to December 24, 2017. December 26, 2017 to January 28, 2018. ]
Semaphore Summer Carnival 2017
Summer in Adelaide is a time when families can head to the beach and enjoy all the fun of the fair at the Semaphore Summer Carnival.
Held each year during the summer school holidays, the Semaphore Summer Carnival is a fun filled outing for the whole family. Enjoy some beachside fun on the […]

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Lights of Lobethal Festival | 10-30 Dec 2017

[ December 10, 2017 to December 30, 2017. ]
Lights of Lobethal Christmas Festival
Lobethal lights up on Sunday 10 December until Saturday 30 December 2017
The Lights of Lobethal Christmas festival has been lighting up the Lobethal Valley in the Adelaide Hills for over sixty years. Created by the community of Lobethal, the true spirit of Christmas has now evolved into the largest Community Christmas […]

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