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Community Feedback Invitation – Adelaide Botanic Garden Upgrade Masterplan | Closes 19 Nov 2020

[ October 9, 2020 to November 19, 2020. ]
Community Feedback Invited on Adelaide Botanic Garden Upgrades
The Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium is inviting the community to share its views on the Adelaide Botanic Garden Masterplan 2020.
The Masterplan will guide future infrastructure investment to ensure that its wonderful city-Botanic Garden provides memorable, lasting and relevant experiences for local, national and international visitors.

Chair of the […]

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Mt Compass Strawberry picking

Pick Your Own Strawberries | Harvest the Fleurieu | Mt Compass

[ October 17, 2020 to October 18, 2020. ]
2020 Season Now Open – Pick your own strawberries in Mount Compass on the Fleurieu Peninsula.
Harvest the Fleurieu offers delicious sweet juicy strawberries in their ‘pick your own’ patch between late October and late May each year (depending on the weather).  The 2020 season will open from Saturday 17 October 2020.
Harvest the Fleurieu have made […]

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Together. Fright. | A Halloween Fundraiser for The Hospital Research Foundation | Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Together. Fright. Halloween Fundraiser for The Hospital Research Foundation
Together. Fright. aims to inspire South Australians to scare off diseases such as cancer, heart disease, stroke, dementia and many others.
People can choose a disease or illness to frighten off and hold a fundraiser or go Trick or Treating and raise awareness by purchasing a Horrifying Halloween […]

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Help Lighthouse Youth Projects raise $10,000 | Bring the Balance | Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Help Lighthouse Youth Projects raise $10,000
Help Lighthouse Youth “Bring the BALANCE” this October and raise $10,000 to give young people the chance to make positive changes to their lives – all through the power of bikes.
Your donation will go directly towards funding an additional round of their innovative BALANCE program and enable eight young people […]

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Write the World Speechwriting Competition | Entries Close 20 Oct 2020

[ October 11, 2020 to October 20, 2020. ]
Write the World Speechwriting Competition
‘hub’ is a safe, online space for young South Australians to visit, hang out, keep up to date, have their say and connect. This October, hub is featuring a global speechwriting competition brought to you by Write the World.
“The eyes of all future generations are upon you,” Greta Thunburg told world […]

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Waterworld Aquatic Centre Ridgehaven | Re-opening for New Season | From 12 Oct 2020

[ October 12, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Waterworld 2020 Season
Waterworld is opening to the public under COVID-safe guidelines. Waterworld features heated pools, a curly slide, two racing slides, 50m lap pool and learners pool. Toddlers and preschoolers can also enjoy the crazy fun of the splash pad.

Waterworld is a premier outdoor swimming centre at the corner of Jack High Lane and Golden […]

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OMG Donuts

OMG Donuts Pop-up Stall | Adelaide Central Market | 13-31 Oct 2020

[ October 13, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
OMG Donuts Pop-up at Adelaide Central Market
Experience and enjoy the delicious world of vegan donuts when OMG Donuts opens a pop-up location at the Adelaide Central Market for three weeks in October.
OMG Donuts will be a Producer in Residence at the Adelaide Central Market during October 2020. 

They offer a specialty range of hot donuts using […]

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DJ Monski Mouse to play Sundays at the Adelaide Central Market | Oct 2020

[ October 11, 2020; 9:00 am to 11:00 am. October 18, 2020; 9:00 am to 11:00 am. October 25, 2020; 9:00 am to 11:00 am. ]
DJ Monski Mouse to play Sundays at the Adelaide Central Market
Get set for some family friendly vibes, as DJ Monski Mouse is polishing off her decks and getting ready to let the music play at the Adelaide Central Market, Sundays in October.
When Covid Restrictions came into play at the end of Adelaide Fringe 2020, Monski […]

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Golden Grove Lutheran Community Fete | 18 Oct 2020

[ October 18, 2020; ]
Community Fete – Supported by the Golden Grove Lutheran Community
The Golden Grove Lutheran Community Fete will be held in Wynn Vale on Saturday 18 October 2020.

There will be plenty of food, including a barbecue, yiros, cake stalls and devonshire tea.  Activities and entertainment for kids will include pony rides, petting zoo, a kids sideshow alley […]

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Grease | Adelaide Youth Theatre| 15 – 18 Oct 2020

[ October 15, 2020 to October 18, 2020. ]
Grease – Presented by Adelaide Youth Theatre
All the traditional song and dance numbers of Grease will be brought to life by a cast of 15-23-year-old performers from Adelaide Youth Theatre at the Arts Theatre in Adelaide.
Performances:

Thursday 15 October | 7pm
Friday 16 October | 7pm
Saturday 17 October | 2pm & 7.30pm
Sunday 18 […]

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adelaide film festival 2020

Adelaide Film Festival | 14-25 Oct 2020

[ October 14, 2020 to October 25, 2020. ]
Adelaide Film Festival 2020
AFF is one of the first film festivals to return to cinemas this year, showcasing 22 world premieres, 27 Australian premieres and a total of 54 feature films from more than 40 countries.
This event offers a diverse array of cinematic delights alongside inspiring talks and COVID-safe galas and events. Long heralded for its […]

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Tourism Vouchers for South Australians | From 15 Oct 2020

[ October 15, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Tourism Vouchers for South Australians – the Government of South Australia’s shout towards your next Staycation.
Travel vouchers worth up to $100 will be offered to South Australians to use towards accommodation across the state. This is part of a significant tourism stimulus package to further boost the visitor economy and local jobs.
The Marshall Government’s $4 […]

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Sunday Sessions | Mount Barker Skate Park | 18 Oct, 15 Nov & 20 Dec 2020

[ October 18, 2020; November 15, 2020; December 20, 2020; ]
Sunday Sessions at the Mount Barker Skate Park
Want to learn how to skate or scooter?
Learn from accredited coach, Darryl Harvey, at the Sunday Sessions program at Mount Barker Skate Park. Programs are based around skill development, challenging yourself and skatepark etiquette.
Skateboard, scooter  and BMX sessions are held on the third Sunday of the month. Make […]

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Adelaide Family Show | Adelaide | 15 Oct – 8 Nov 2020

[ October 15, 2020 to November 8, 2020. ]  
Adelaide Family Show
The Adelaide Family Show will feature rides, showbags, food, entertainment, an animal nursery, smurfs village and carnival games and will be held from 15 October to 8 November 2020 at Edwards Park, Adelaide.
Dates & Sessions
Thursday 15 October – Sunday 8 November 2020

Thursday and Friday | 6pm – 9pm
Saturday | 10am – […]

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Big Walk For Little Kids | Raising Funds for Children Facing Cancer | Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Big Walk for Little Kids
Camp Quality is encouraging South Australians to walk big for kids facing cancer this October. 
National children’s cancer charity, Camp Quality, has launched ‘Big Walk For Little Kids’ – a brand-new, COVID-safe walking challenge to raise much-needed funds to support children facing cancer.

The inaugural event suits all fitness levels and asks everyday […]

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tarnanthi 2020

Tarnanthi | Open Hands | Art Gallery of SA | 16 Oct – 31 Jan 2021

[ October 16, 2020 to January 31, 2021. ] [caption id="attachment_138409" align="alignnone" width="630"] Naomi Hobson, Southern Kaantju/Umpila people, Queensland, born 1978, from the series Adolescent Wonderland, 2019, Coen, Queensland, Courtesy the artist and Redot Fine Art Gallery[/caption]
Tarnanthi 2020
The Art Gallery of South Australia has announced the exhibition Open Hands for this year’s Tarnanthi, AGSA’s annual celebration of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art. […]

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CBCA Book Week 2020 – Curious Creatures, Wild Minds | 17-23 Oct 2020

[ October 17, 2020 to October 23, 2020. ]
CBCA Book Week 2020
Each year across Australia, the Children’s Book Council of Australia brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. During this time schools, libraries, booksellers, authors, illustrators and children celebrate Australian children’s literature and you will often see children’s book character parades and talented librarians creating amazing displays.  
Throughout the year, the […]

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Nature Photographer of the Year SA Museum

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Exhibition | South Australian Museum | 28 Aug – 15 Nov 2020

[ August 28, 2020 to November 15, 2020. ]
Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Exhibition
Take your family on a journey through the natural world with awe-inspiring images by professional, emerging and junior photographers, who have shown impeccable patience, artistry and technique to capture incredible moments in time.
This exhibition is one for all the family, and allows us to explore the beauty and […]

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Grug | Windmill Theatre Co | Adelaide Festival Centre | 6-18 Oct 2020

[ October 6, 2020 to October 18, 2020. ]  

Grug – Windmill Theatre Co
Based on Ted Prior’s beloved picture-book character, Windmill Theatre Company’s award-winning production of Grug returns to Adelaide for a strictly limited season.
Fun and full of energy, don’t miss your chance to catch an Australian icon live on stage during the October school holidays.

Grug (1962-1975) is a fictional character appearing in a […]

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The Southern Encounter | SteamRanger Train Journey | Aug – Nov 2020

[ August 16, 2020; August 30, 2020; September 6, 2020; September 20, 2020; October 4, 2020; October 18, 2020; November 1, 2020; November 15, 2020; ]

SteamRanger Train Journey – The Southern Encounter
SteamRanger Heritage Railway operates a number of different heritage steam and diesel hauled tourist trains between Mt Barker in the Adelaide Hills, up over the crest of the southern Mt Lofty Ranges, down to Strathalbyn and on through the coastal holiday towns of Goolwa and Port Elliot to the […]

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Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk | Hahndorf to Beaumont | 18 Oct 2020

[ October 18, 2020; ]
2020 Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk
Experience the amazing journeys taken by our early German pioneer women as they carried their produce on foot from Hahndorf to Adelaide through the Adelaide Hills.
The Pioneer Women’s Trail is approximately 26km long and mainly follows country roads, laneways and bush tracks through a delightful section of the Adelaide Hills with […]

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#rideburnside | Free Pump Track | Burnside Council | Opens 29 Feb 2020

[ February 29, 2020 to February 22, 2021. ]
New #rideburnside Free Pump Track
The City of Burnside has a new ‘all wheels – all ages’ pump track which opens Saturday 29 February 2020.
The pump track has arrived on site at the Burnside Civic Centre and will remain there until 15 June 2020, before moving on to the next location.  

The pump track is a […]

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Gilles at the Grounds | The People’s Marketplace | Adelaide Showground | 2020

[ January 19, 2020; February 23, 2020; March 15, 2020; August 9, 2020; August 23, 2020; September 13, 2020; September 27, 2020; October 18, 2020; November 15, 2020; December 6, 2020; December 20, 2020; ]
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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