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Wildification | Cleland Wildlife Park | 9-18 Jul 2019

[ July 9, 2019; July 16, 2019; 11:00 pm; ]
Wildification at Cleland these school holidays!
Drop the kids off at Cleland and sit back and relax while they adventure around the park. Kids in Wildification get a guided tour around the park, plus animal experience, exclusive animal feeding, games, craft, keeper presentations, and lunch and recess too!

Places are limited, call to book now!

Sessions:

Tuesday 9 […]

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Adelaide School Holiday Guide | Best Ideas for July School Holidays | Winter 2019

[ July 6, 2019 to July 21, 2019. ]
Adelaide School Holidays – July 2019
Find all the best activities & ideas for the Adelaide Winter July 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 […]

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Kids Eat Free these July School Holidays | Kent Town Hotel | 6-21 Jul 2019

[ July 8, 2019 to July 12, 2019. July 15, 2019 to July 19, 2019. ]
Kids Eat Free these July School Holidays at the Kent Town Hotel
Keep the kids full and busy these school holidays no matter the weather at the Kent Town Hotel.

The Jungle themed restaurant has let some animals on the loose these school holidays. They will have their resident elephant ‘Big Foot’ stomping around in the Jungle […]

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Family Fun Fair | National Railway Museum | 18-21 Jul 2019

[ July 18, 2019 to July 21, 2019. ]
Family Fun Fair at the National Railway Museum
During the July school holidays from Thursday 18 July to Sunday 21 July the National Railway Museum will hold their annual Family Fun Fair.  Plenty of great family fun and entertainment with lots of song, dance and much more.

Three separate train rides, all included in admission fees, with Bub/Bill, Peronne and Redhens.

Entertainment will […]

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Bastille Day at the Market | Adelaide | 12 & 13 July 2019

[ July 12, 2019; ]
Bastille Day at the Adelaide Central Market
Bienvenue à La Fête Nationale au Marché!
A celebration of French culture over two days on Friday 12 and Saturday 13 July, the Market’s Bastille Day celebrations will have something for everyone.

Highlights include FREE live music, champagne bar, free cooking demonstrations, crepe pop up and more.  The full program will […]

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Cubby Town | Belair National Park | 17 Jul 2019

[ July 17, 2019; ]
Cubby Town 2019
Cubby Town is back for the 2019 winter school holidays!
Nature Play SA is excited to be teaming up with National Parks South Australia again for their 5th Cubby Town event for ONE DAY only on 17 July at Belair National Park.

Tickets are now on sale and numbers will be capped to ensure the enjoyment of […]

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Winter Wonderland | Ice Skating | Glenelg | 28 Jun – 22 Jul 2019

[ June 28, 2019 to July 22, 2019. ]  
Go Ice Skating at the Bay
Grab your mates and strap on some skates because Glenelg’s Winter Wonderland is coming back for three weeks from 28 June – 22 July in the all-weather, clear-domed beachside marquee.
You’ll see the sky and sea as you skate undercover on the large 450sqm ice rink. Kids will love the 25-metre […]

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Umbrella: Winter City Sounds | Adelaide | 12-28 Jul 2019

[ July 12, 2019 to July 28, 2019. ]
Umbrella: Winter City Sounds
Umbrella Winter City Sounds is an open access live music festival presented by not-for-profit organisation, Music SA.
The 17 day festival will heat up the city and suburbs during winter with an exciting smorgasbord of over 350 live music events from 12 to 28 July.  Established in 2016, Umbrella continues to grow in […]

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Bonjour Barossa | Seppeltsfield Estate | 7 Jul 2019

[ July 7, 2019; ]
Bonjour Barossa 2019
Seppeltsfield Barossa will welcome back the highly anticipated French artisan festival “Bonjour Barossa” on Sunday 7 July 2019.
Bonjour Barossa will see the iconic Seppeltsfield estate, established in 1851, transform into a Parisian style market, celebrating South Australia’s best French-inspired delicacies within a picturesque winery atmosphere.

The Winter warming menu ‘du jour’ will highlight fromage, […]

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Once Upon a Fairy Tale Holiday High Tea | Glanville Hall | Semaphore South | 17 Jul 2019

[ July 17, 2019; ]

‘Once Upon a Fairy Tale’ High Tea

This July, all your dreams will come to life in the enchanted castle during this afternoon of food, fun and magical characters.

Take your seat in an enchanted castle for a decadent, two-hour high tea bursting with handmade, savoury and sweet treats. There will be so much to see and […]

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Cheese-A-Holics Cheese Festival | Morphettville Racecourse | 21 Jul 2019

[ July 21, 2019; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Cheese-A-Holics Cheese Festival 2019
Cheese-A-Holics Cheese Festival is back in 2019 at a new location in the Derby Pavilion at Morphettville Racecourse on Sunday 21 July to celebrate the most scrumptious cheeses from across Australia and around the world. Sample the delicious offerings from over 25 artisan producers and wholesalers of cheese, wine, gin and condiments […]

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Gathered Design Market | Queens Theatre | 13-14 Jul & 26-27 Oct 2019

[ July 13, 2019 to July 14, 2019. October 26, 2019 to October 27, 2019. ]
Gathered Design Market
If you love supporting local SA designers, artisans + small businesses, Gathered Design Market is for you.
Grab your nearest and dearest and go to the Queens Theatre to experience a market like no other. Acoustic entertainment, creative workshops, delicious food and drink will be on offer, amongst beautifully styled spaces showcasing homewares, candles, […]

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The Royal Rainbow Ball | Paradise | 18 Jul 2019

[ July 18, 2019; 2:00 pm; ]
The Royal Rainbow Ball
The Royal Rainbow Ball is a musical fantasy for children, featuring the seven rainbow princesses, Queen Aura, Lady Bianca and Mr. Piano.

The Royal Rainbow Ball will be held at 10:30am and 2pm on 18 July at the Marche Club. These performances will be supporting the Childhood Cancer Association.

Dress in your favourite colour […]

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SciWorld’s Pop Up Science Discovery Centre | Adelaide Showgrounds | 9-11 Jul 2019

[ July 9, 2019; ]
SciWorld’s Pop Up Science Discovery Centre
Discover a world of science at the Pop Up ‘Discovery Science’ Centre at the Adelaide Showground. There’s hours of fun to be had exploring the exhibits, getting hands-on in a workshop and watching a Science Show full of explosions and big bangs.
Activities
Explore the solar system in the digital Starlab (30 […]

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Creative Experiences Workshop – The Planetarium | Artists By Any Other Name | 11 – 13 Jul 2019

[ July 11, 2019 to July 13, 2019. ]
Young Artist Exchange invites your child to explore The Planetarium.
New York City-based interdisciplinary group Artists By Any Other Name comes to Adelaide to educate and inspire via their original production “The Planetarium” – a marriage of music and dance inspired by Roman mythology, the solar system and the 50th anniversary of the first moon landing.
The […]

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Willunga Almond Blossom Festival | 27 & 28 Jul 2019

[ July 27, 2019 to July 28, 2019. ]
Willunga Almond Blossom Festival 50th Anniversary
The Willunga Almond Blossom Festival has been a major fundraising event since 1969, when a local committee decided to raise money to build the Festival Hall. Today, proceeds from the festival continue to fund the maintenance and the continual upgrading of Willunga’s park facilities. This major tourism event draws families from across […]

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Teen Girl Power Workshop | The Studio Glynde | 8 Jul 2019

[ July 8, 2019; ]
Teen Girl Power Workshop
In this full day interactive workshop, girls aged 12 – 16 years will discover their inner confidence, develop a positive mindset and understand the connection between a healthy mind and a healthy body.
The following topics will be covered:

Identity and Strengths
Body Image
Friendship
Stress Busters
Social Media and Cyber Safety

These topics […]

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Campbelltown Pizza Festival | 3-24 Jul 2019

[ July 3, 2019 to July 24, 2019. ]
Campbelltown Pizza Festival
The 2019 Campbelltown Pizza Festival will be held from 3 – 24 July throughout the City of Campbelltown. Heading into its sixth year, the festival continues to be a success with a majority of the venues booking out every year.
Discover different pizzas from one venue to another, as this festival showcases the great […]

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Andy Griffiths & The 117-Storey Tree House | Hosted by Dymocks Adelaide | 27 Jul 2019

[ July 27, 2019; 10:30 am; ]
Andy Griffiths & The 117-Storey Treehouse
Dymocks Adelaide invites fans of Andy Griffith’s and Terry Denton’s ‘The 117-Storey Treehouse’ series to explore the brand new storeys in The 117-Storey Treehouse.
Go along to hear all about the weird and wacky world of the ever-expanding Treehouse series at this event held in George Cresswell Hall at Unley High […]

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Plastic Free July

Plastic Free July | ‘Choose to Refuse’ Single-Use Plastic

[ July 1, 2019 to July 31, 2019. ]
Plastic Free July
Join the challenge and ‘Choose To Refuse’ single-use plastic during July.
Imagine a world without plastic waste. That’s The Plastic Free Foundation’s mission – to build a global movement that dramatically reduces plastic use and improves recycling, worldwide.
How to Get Involved:
Step 1: Sign up to be counted (see link below) and you’ll be emailed […]

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Winter Reds Weekend | Adelaide Hills | 26 – 28 July 2019

[ July 26, 2019 to July 28, 2019. ]
Experience the warmth of the Adelaide Hills with open fires, red wines and rustic fare.
Celebrate day and night during the Winter Reds Weekend as the region’s wineries and iconic venues play host to 50 sumptuous events.
Winter Reds general entry is free.  Purchase an official souvenir Spiegelau wine glass for $10 and enjoy free entry at all […]

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SA Interschools Snowsports Championships | Falls Creek | 14-19 Jul 2019

[ July 14, 2019 to July 19, 2019. ]
SA Interschools Snowsports Championships at Falls Creek
If you’re an Australian school-registered student and heading to Falls Creek Resort in Victoria during the third week of the July school holidays, don’t miss your chance to race down the mountain.

SA Snowsports Association is again staging the SA Interschools Snowsports Championships and students from all Australian states and territories […]

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Les Misérables | Scotch College Annual Musical | 26 Jul – 3 Aug 2019

[ July 26, 2019 to July 28, 2019. August 1, 2019 to August 3, 2019. ]
Les Misérables School Edition
Les Misérables is the world’s longest running musical – a true modern classic based on Victor Hugo’s novel and featuring one of the most memorable scores of all time.
In nineteenth century France, Jean Valjean is released from years of unjust imprisonment, but finds nothing in store for him but mistrust and mistreatment. […]

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The Lion King | In Cinemas 17 July 2019

[ July 17, 2019; ]
The Lion King | In Cinemas 17 July 2019
Director Jon Favreau’s all-new “The Lion King” journeys to the African savanna where a future king is born.
Simba idolizes his father, King Mufasa, and takes to heart his own royal destiny. But not everyone in the kingdom celebrates the new cub’s arrival. Scar, Mufasa’s brother—and former heir […]

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Family Flix Drive In Movies | Mainline Drive-In | Jun – Oct 2019

[ June 8, 2019; June 15, 2019; June 22, 2019; June 29, 2019; July 6, 2019; July 13, 2019; July 20, 2019; July 27, 2019; ]
Family Flix Movies at Mainline Drive-In Cinema
Wallis Mainline Drive-In are once again holding special Saturday night movies dedicated to families.
Mainline Drive-In Movies open an hour before the movie starts so you can get there early and enjoy a relaxed dinner before sitting back to watch the large outdoor screen.  There will be free kids activities and […]

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Magical Park

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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Dirty Days Mountain Bike Series | Bike SA | Jun – Oct 2019

[ June 23, 2019; July 21, 2019; August 18, 2019; October 20, 2019; ]
Dirty Days Mountain Bike Series
Bike SA is already well known in the mountain bike world for the Dirty Weekend, which has seen many mountain bikers take to the trails since the first event back in 2001!
Bike SA also offers another, more casual foray into mountain biking with Dirty Days. Featuring two skill level options, Dirty […]

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SkatingAt Festival | Ice-Skating in Victoria Square | 28 Jun – 21 Jul 2019

[ June 28, 2019 to July 21, 2019. ]
SkatingAt Festival is in Adelaide this Winter.
The SkatingAt Festival is in Adelaide this Winter and it promises to turn Victoria Square into a world of enchantment, magic and wonder with an open-air ice rink, rides, entertainment and food and drink.
READ OUR ICE SKATING TIPS – GUIDE FOR FAMILIES HERE
ACTIVITIES
Ice Skating Rink
At the heart of the […]

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Beer & BBQ Festival | Adelaide Showground | 12-14 Jul 2019

[ July 12, 2019 to July 14, 2019. ]  
Beer & BBQ Festival 2019
The Beer & BBQ Festival is back in Adelaide again this July for their 5th birthday.
The Beer & BBQ Festival is back for it’s 5th birthday and they have a cracker of a line-up with something for everyone.  Their program is ever evolving so check back for updates via their Facebook […]

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Gilles at the Grounds | Adelaide Showground | May-Sep 2019

[ May 19, 2019; June 2, 2019; June 23, 2019; July 21, 2019; August 4, 2019; September 22, 2019; ]
Gilles at The Grounds
Gilles at The Grounds Market is held in the Old Brick Dairy Pavilion, Adelaide Showground.
The Gilles Street Market originated in 2008 in the heart of Adelaide at the historic, Gilles Street Primary School. Heralded as Adelaide’s original fashion and design marketplace, Gilles Street has provided a platform for emerging and established designers […]

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REM+ Tuition Pre-School Reading Programme | Terms 3 & 4 2019

[ July 22, 2019 to September 27, 2019. October 14, 2019 to December 13, 2019. ]
REM+ Tuition Pre-School Reading Programme
Starting School in 2020? REM+ Tuition’s Pre-School Phonics Reading Programme, written by Jenny Allen (Director of REM+ Tuition) is specifically for pre-readers and beginning readers from 4½ years of age.
The aim of this programme is to prepare young children for reading and for school in such a way that they will […]

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BRIXPO | LEGO® Exhibition | Morphettville Racecourse | 13 & 14 Jul 2019

[ July 13, 2019; July 14, 2019; ]
BRIXPO
BRIXPO is Adelaide’s fan built LEGO® model exhibition and interactive play event to be held at Morphettville Racecourse.
Southern Bricks LEGO® User Group (SBLUG) is bringing a brand new LEGO® interactive play and model exhibition to Adelaide on Saturday 13 and Sunday 14 July 2019. Being in the middle of the July school holidays, Brixpo offers […]

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AFL Adelaide Crows & Port Power Games | Adelaide Oval | 2019 Season

[ March 23, 2019; March 30, 2019; April 3, 2019; April 13, 2019; April 21, 2019; April 26, 2019; May 5, 2019; May 8, 2019; May 11, 2019; May 19, 2019; May 25, 2019; June 8, 2019; June 13, 2019; June 22, 2019; June 29, 2019; July 6, 2019; July 14, 2019; July 27, 2019; August 3, 2019; August 10, 2019; August 17, 2019; ]
AFL 2019 Season | South Australian Home Games
It’s 2019 Footy Fever Season – find out when your favourite South Australian footy team is playing at the Adelaide Oval.
After the 2014 $575 million redevelopment, Adelaide Oval boasts a 53,500 capacity. Fans enjoy the huge and vibrant atmosphere of the oval as they get to watch their favourite […]

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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 31, 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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Bush Babies Playgroup | Cleland Wildlife Park | 2019

[ April 30, 2019; May 7, 2019; May 14, 2019; May 21, 2019; May 28, 2019; June 4, 2019; June 11, 2019; June 18, 2019; June 25, 2019; July 2, 2019; ]
Bush Babies
Bush Babies is a weekly nature-based playgroup for parents and preschool children aged 1 to 4 years.
Cleland is the perfect setting to engage in nature play and develop a relationship and appreciation for nature while exploring social interactions with other children. Each week will involve different activities that will promote a new educational […]

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Kids Club | Cleland Wildlife Park | During School Terms 2019

[ April 30, 2019 to May 1, 2019. May 7, 2019 to May 8, 2019. May 14, 2019 to May 15, 2019. May 21, 2019 to May 22, 2019. May 28, 2019 to May 29, 2019. June 4, 2019 to June 5, 2019. June 11, 2019 to June 12, 2019. June 18, 2019 to June 19, 2019. June 25, 2019 to June 26, 2019. July 2, 2019 to July 3, 2019. ]
Kids Club
Kids Club is a weekly nature-based drop-off club for primary school-aged children aged 5 to 12 years. Kids Club encourages independence and self-growth. Parents and guardians can relax in the cafe or return at the completion of each session.
Cleland is the perfect setting to engage in nature play and develop a relationship and appreciation […]

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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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Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books | Exhibition at the State Library of SA | 18 Apr – 21 Jul 2019

[ April 18, 2019 to July 21, 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.
From his first book, Goodness Gracious! to his latest award-winning picture book, Boy, Phil’s career spans 30 years and more than 80 publications. He continues to enchant, entertain and engage young readers today. Drawn […]

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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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Jurassic Creatures Live | Bonython Park | 28 Jun – 28 Jul 2019

[ June 28, 2019 to June 30, 2019. July 5, 2019 to July 21, 2019. July 26, 2019 to July 28, 2019. ]
Jurassic Creatures Live at Adelaide’s Bonython Park
Jurassic Creatures is an interactive walk through event that will captivate young and old alike. Explore a prehistoric world full of moving dinosaurs. Get ready to be amazed and thrilled as the greatest creatures ever to walk the earth return and come alive before your eyes.
Marvel at the story […]

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