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Top Things To Do in Adelaide for Families This Winter | 2019

[ June 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019. ]
Top 12 Family Friendly things to do during Winter with Kids in Adelaide
As we head into the cold winter months, having to survive chilly nights and rainy days can be a challenge! However, just because the sun isn’t shining it doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty to see and do around Adelaide.

Adelaide’s milder climate means that […]

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Adelaide Beach Clean – Glenelg | Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign | 9 Jun 2019

[ June 9, 2019; 10:00 am; ]
Sea Shepherd Adelaide Beach Clean at Glenelg
Make a stand and help to clean up Glenelg Beach as part of Sea Shepherd’s Marine Debris Campaign.
Sea Shepherd’s teams love to help-out their local community. It is inspiring for their volunteers to work along side folk who have taken the initiative to help protect our seas. This beach […]

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Mowers at Meningie | Meningie Hotel | 9 Jun 2019

[ June 9, 2019; ]
Mowers at Meningie
Back on the banks of Lake Albert, Mowers @ Meningie is ready to set the town alive for the second year running.
Enjoy all the hospitality the Meningie Hotel has to offer and sit back and relax while watching the mowers battle it out in a race for those all important trophies. Food and […]

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SA Truck and Ute Show | Mannum | 9 Jun 2019

[ June 9, 2019; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
South Australian Truck & Ute Show 2019
If you have always been in awe of those big trucks as you travel next to them along the freeway, then Mannum is the place to be on Sunday 9 June 2019.

Mannum’s main streetscape will become one massive trucking garage where you will see polished prime movers, trucks and […]

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Adelaide Model Railway Exhibition | Angle Park | 8-10 Jun 2019

[ June 8, 2019 to June 10, 2019. ]
2019 Adelaide Model Railway Exhibition – June Long Weekend
Enter a miniature world of model railways and see the exquisite detail on display at the Adelaide Model Railway Show.  Featuring over 30 local and interstate model layouts, how-to demonstrations, local and interstate traders and free face painting and competitions for the children.

Find yourself a bargain on […]

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Magical Park | McLaren Vale | From 13 Apr 2019

[ April 13, 2019 to September 1, 2019. ]
Magical Park
Magical Park is a sneaky way to get the children off the couch and be physically active in the outdoors.
Take the kids along to the park, download the FREE app, and watch their amazement and delight as the park turns into a digital fantasy land to explore.

Through the ‘magic’ of geospatial Augmented Reality, children […]

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State Bottle Show and Giant Collectables Fair | Port Adelaide | 8 & 9 Jun 2019

[ June 8, 2019 to June 9, 2019. ]
State Bottle Show and Giant Collectables Fair at the Port Adelaide Recreation Centre
The annual State Bottle Show and Collectables Fair is being held on the Saturday and Sunday of the June long weekend, from 10am both days. The Collectables Fair will include more than 80 stalls of collectables.
This prestigious State Show is held once a […]

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The Travelling Table | Food Workshops & Dinners | Unley | 6-9 Jun 2019

[ June 6, 2019 to June 9, 2019. ]
The Travelling Table – “Food. Life. Culture.”
The Travelling Table is a pop up migrant restaurant and workshop project that honours the long journeys that started in kitchens around the globe.
The Travelling Table is a gastronomic experience honouring and sharing the long journeys of Adelaide’s migrant communities who made a new life for their families in South […]

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Fables, Fairy Stories and Fantasy | Kay Brothers Winery and Cellar Door | 2 Apr – 21 Jul 2019

[ April 2, 2019 to July 21, 2019. ]
Fables, Fairy Stories and Fantasy
As part of this month’s History Festival, Kay Brothers are opening up their personal library. An exhibition called, “Fables, Fairy Stories and Fantasy” will be a showcase of their children’s book collection.
With a collection spanning 170 years and 5 generations of children’s books, this exhibition will give visitors the opportunity to marvel at […]

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Fat Tyre Festival | Melrose | 8-9 Jun 2019

[ June 8, 2019 to June 9, 2019. ]
Fat Tyre Festival 2019
The Melrose Fat Tyre Festival is all about bringing the family to the gateway of the Flinders Ranges for a weekend of mountain biking, food, music and entertainment, all enjoyed in the fresh air and under the gaze of the beautiful Mt Remarkable.
Each year mountain bike devotees flock to this annual family […]

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David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef Dive VR | South Australian Museum | 1 Mar – 14 Jul 2019

[ March 1, 2019 to July 14, 2019. ]
Dive into the Great Barrier Reef with David Attenborough
David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef Dive VR is an award-winning fully immersive virtual reality experience produced by Alchemy VR.
In 360 video virtual reality, dive deep beneath the waves on the Great Barrier Reef, sitting next to your guide, David Attenborough.  Taking you through vibrant corals, darting fish and […]

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Sea & Vines Festival

Sea & Vines Festival | McLaren Vale | 8-10 Jun 2019

[ June 8, 2019 to June 10, 2019. ]
Sea & Vines Festival 2019
Across three days, enjoy a range of events created to suit all ages, palates and experiences.
There’s something for everyone at the Sea & Vines Festival, from intimate degustation dinners, tastings with the region’s top winemakers and chefs, to winery tour adventures, food trucks, live music and fun activities for families. You […]

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Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books | Exhibition at the State Library of SA | 18 Apr – 29 Sep 2019

[ April 18, 2019 to September 29, 2019. ]
Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books
This FREE interactive exhibition takes you into the creative mind of award-winning South Australian author Phil Cummings.
Editor’s Note: Due to popular demand, the Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books exhibition has now been extended to Sunday 29 September 2019 (previously was running until 21 July 2019).
From his first book, Goodness […]

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The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home Exhibition | Unley Museum | 9 May – 3 Oct 2019

[ May 9, 2019 to October 3, 2019. ]
The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home Exhibition – City of Unley and Flinders University
An exhibition exploring the lives and experiences of returned South Australian soldiers is now on display at Unley Museum.
The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home exhibition marks 100 years since soldiers who served on the frontline in WWI were returning home to resume […]

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Disney On Ice Celebrates Mickey and Friends | Adelaide | 7-10 Jun 2019

[ June 7, 2019 to June 10, 2019. ]
Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends
Disney’s Moana Takes the Ice for the First Time in Australia with New Ice Skating Extravaganza. Grab your mouse ears and get ready for the ultimate interactive event at Disney On Ice celebrates Mickey and Friends.
Disney On Ice heads to Adelaide at the Entertainment Centre on the June long […]

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MV Morphett Vale Rail

Morphett Vale Railway | Miniature Ride on Trains | Review

[ June 9, 2019; June 23, 2019; July 14, 2019; July 28, 2019; August 11, 2019; August 25, 2019; September 8, 2019; September 22, 2019; October 13, 2019; October 27, 2019; November 10, 2019; November 24, 2019; December 8, 2019; ]

Morphett Vale Railway Miniature Ride on Trains | Review
Set amongst the leafy natural bush landscape in Morphett Vale, south of Adelaide, is the MV Rail organisation who run train rides for countless families on the second and fourth Sundays of each month.
See their run days here.
The club runs large scale locomotives including diesel and steam, pulling along open […]

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