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Adelaide Gaol | School Holidays | Jul 2022

[ July 9, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
Explore Adelaide Gaol these school holidays with their Scavenger Hunt!
Can you find what you need?
The hunt is on to find the essentials for your stay in gaol. You must locate food, water, shelter and much more as part of their school holiday activities. Use your map to collect these basic needs and discover how inmates […]

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Cleland Wildlife Park | Crafers | School Holidays | Jul 2022

[ July 9, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]  
Rug up and head for the hills for school holiday fun at Cleland Wildlife Park.
Cleland Wildlife Park is a great place to explore these school holidays with a fantastic program of events. Explore the park with the ‘Mud Madness in the Animal World,’ self-guided trail, free with park entry. There’s also story time on […]

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Churchill Centre’s FREE School Holiday Fun | Jul 2022

[ July 14, 2022 to July 17, 2022. July 21, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]

Something BIG is happening these school holidays at  Churchill Centre and it’s FREE!!

Kids can have fun with free Dig a Dino and free Dino craft!
AND don’t forget to visit Little Chicago Express, Adelaide’s largest and FREE indoor Shopping Centre playground located in the Food Court. You can view the playground opening hours here. 

WEEK 1:

Dig A […]

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Family Fun Fair | National Railway Museum | 21-24 Jul 2022

[ July 21, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
Family Fun Fair at the National Railway Museum
The National Railway Museum’s annual school holiday event is back from Thursday 21 to Sunday 24 July 2022 (inclusive).
There will be Redhen railcars running and the miniature trains Bub (blue train) and Bill (green train).
Entertainment for the kids will include Cool 4 Kids, Carnival Barrel Organ and Dig A Dino.
All […]

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LEGO® Trail & GooRoo Animation Workshops | National Motor Museum | July School Holidays 2022

[ July 9, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
National Motor Museum – Follow the Brick Road: Around the World LEGO® Trail.
Head up to the National Motor Museum these school holidays for some LEGO® building fun!
Pack your bags and book your tickets! These school holidays the National Motor Museum is taking you ‘Around the World’ as they explore the countries that have influenced vehicle […]

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LEGO® Scavenger Hunt, GooRoo Animation & Origami | SA Maritime Museum | July School Holidays 2022

[ July 9, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
This July school holidays at the South Australian Maritime Museum, kids can find the LEGO® characters in an all new Ship N Bricks: Seafarers Scavenger Hunt, join a GooRoo Animation Workshop and while you are there you can also join in and create some maritime themed origami art.
LEGO® Ship n Bricks: Seafarers Scavenger Hunt
There’s a […]

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School Holidays at the Adelaide Zoo | July 2022

[ July 9, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
Enjoy a day out at Adelaide Zoo during the school holidays.
Take your little adventurers to the jungle-like gardens of Adelaide Zoo to meet some amazing animal friends during the school holidays.

Meet fuzzy new Capybara, Jimmy, and spot the quokka joey jumping around at the Variety Children’s Zoo.

Upgrade your visit with an experience and giggle together […]

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School Holidays at Monarto Safari Park | July 2022

[ July 9, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
Enjoy a day out at Monarto Safari Park during the school holidays.
Take your little explorers to discover the wild at the biggest safari park outside of Africa!
With the Cheetah cubs now out exploring their main area, plus the arrival of a beautiful baby giraffe, it’s the puurfect time to discover some of the world’s most […]

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Winter School Holiday Guide 2016

Adelaide School Holidays | Top Things to do with Kids During the Holidays

[ July 9, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
July School Holidays in Adelaide 
Find the best activities, events and experiences for kids and families during the school holidays in our Ultimate School Holiday Guide. Go on an exciting family adventure, get creative at a school holiday program or try a new sport.  This is your handy guide to fun family friendly events and activities, […]

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Winter Wonderland Ice Skating | Glenelg | 1-25 Jul 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 25, 2022. ]
Winter Wonderland Ice Skating Returns to Glenelg
Brush off the winter blues, strap on your skates and enjoy beachside ice skating – and a special fireworks display – at Glenelg this July.
A Winter Wonderland will be set up in Moseley Square for the month of July, with daily, one-hour ice skating sessions kicking off on Friday […]

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Light Cycles Illuminate Adelaide

Illuminate Adelaide | Winter Light Festival | 1-31 Jul 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Illuminate Adelaide Family Friendly Program Highlights
This July, illuminate Adelaide returns to Adelaide’s city streets, laneways, and buildings with light, art installations, immersive technology, music, and performance. This is the perfect winter event for families with free and ticketed events for all ages.
Last year’s inaugural Illuminate Adelaide dazzled South Australians with impressive, interactive light displays and trails […]

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Little Picassos: Winter School Holiday Classes & Art Camps | Glenelg, Hyde Park, Magill | Jul 2022

[ July 11, 2022 to July 23, 2022. ]  
Little Picassos: Winter School Holiday classes and Art Camps.
Join Little Picassos this Winter for a selection of wonderful holiday classes and Art Camps in a studio setting that provides an inspirational and motivational Art space for children. Three studio locations, Glenelg, Magill and Hyde Park.
Their Art programs have something for everyone:

classes with accompanying adults […]

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SAHMRI’s Bright Walk | Adelaide | 23 Jul 2022

[ July 23, 2022; ]
SAHMRI’s Bright Walk 2022
Be part of the BRIGHT Walk on 23 July 2022 – an epic 21km night-time walking challenge coinciding with the Illuminate Adelaide Festival and raising money for lifesaving medical research at SAHMRI.
The BRIGHT Walk is a powerful, illuminated, one-night experience which challenges you to walk 21km at night in the middle of […]

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Campbelltown Pizza Festival | 5-29 Jul 2022

[ July 5, 2022 to July 29, 2022. ]
Campbelltown Pizza Festival 2022
Enjoy your favourite pizza or try a new variety during the 2022 Campbelltown Pizza Festival
The Campbelltown Pizza Festival returns in 2022, with some of the region’s best pizza and pasta restaurants hosting events and serving up delicious menus to tantalise your taste buds.

The festival will be held on weeknights throughout the month […]

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Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize Exhibition

Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize Exhibition | SA Museum | 4 Jun – 7 Aug 2022

[ June 4, 2022 to August 7, 2022. ]
Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize Exhibition
Art and science blend in the Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize exhibition.
This biennial prize provides an opportunity for artists to investigate the world around them and present their perspectives on natural science. The Waterhouse Natural Science Art Prize commemorates the South Australian Museum’s first curator, Frederick George Waterhouse. It encourages […]

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The Pool | Illuminate Adelaide | 15-31 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
The Pool – Illuminate Adelaide 2022
City Lights North Precinct Highlight
As part of the FREE City Lights program this July, The Pool by Artist Jen Lewin will take over the South Australian Museum lawn on North Terrace.

Merging the movements of individuals to create an overlapping and everchanging collage of light, The Pool is a giant field […]

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Umbrella Festival | Adelaide & Regional SA | July 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Umbrella Festival 2022
Umbrella Festival is an open access live music festival presented by not-for-profit organisation, Music SA – who are delighted to bring Umbrella Festival back in 2022.
Umbrella Festival’s 2022 program has officially hit the streets with a massive local program of over 175 events statewide this season.  They will be celebrating the entire month […]

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submergence by squidsoup illuminate adelaide

Submergence | Illuminate Adelaide | 15-31 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ] [caption id="attachment_166986" align="alignnone" width="630"] Photo by Rikard Osterlund[/caption]
Submergence 
Using thousands of individual points of suspended light, Submergence by Squidsoup will engulf the corner of North Terrace and Kintore Avenue this July as part of Illuminate Adelaide and the FREE City Lights program.
Submergence is an all-encompassing walkthrough experience. Vividly presenting how virtual and physical worlds collide, immerse […]

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Wildlife Photographer of the Year | Adelaide Botanic Garden | Until 24 Jul 2022

[ April 14, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition 2022
For the first time in South Australia, you can gaze through the lens of some of the world’s best wildlife photographers and marvel at the beauty of our planet.
The world-renowned exhibition, on loan from the Natural History Museum in London, features exceptional images which capture fascinating animal behaviour, spectacular […]

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The Immersive Guitar | Adelaide Guitar Festival | 15 – 24 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
The Immersive Guitar
Experience the tangible connection between music and architecture as the world’s largest acoustic guitar comes to Adelaide this winter.
This is a project at the intersection of science, engineering, music, and art, The Immersive Guitar encapsulates the true spirit of collaboration, creativity and innovation. The Immersive Guitar is an 11.5:1 scaled Classical Guitar, played […]

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Impulse | Illuminate Adelaide | 15 -31 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ] [caption id="attachment_166305" align="alignnone" width="630"] Image Credit: Ulysse Lemerise[/caption]
Impulse – Illuminate Adelaide 2022
City Lights North Precinct Highlight
A glowing series of 15 giant seesaws, Impulse is one of the only City Lights works that must be ridden to come alive during Illuminate Adelaide this Winter.  

With the light and sound of Impulse changing when in motion – […]

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Base Camp Winter Village & Ice Skating | Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga | Illuminate Adelaide | 1-31 Jul 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Family Friendly Winter Village and Ice Skating – Illuminate Adelaide’s Base Camp
Get your skates ready, your new winter adventure awaits at Base Camp – Illuminate Adelaide’s latest pop-up attraction right in the heart of the city!
Nestled at Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga, Base Camp is your Illuminate Adelaide winter village with a twist – purpose-built to gather your […]

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Ouchhh Studio | Wisdom of AI Light | Illuminate Adelaide | from 16 Jul 2022

[ July 16, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Lose yourself in an AI driven multisensory experience, Illuminate Adelaide’s headline event for 2022.
A digital renaissance is coming, and it’s putting the art in artificial intelligence.
Illuminate Adelaide’s latest Luminary Artist In Residence is Ouchhh Studio.  This mind-melting AI-driven rollercoster draws in billions of pieces of data – from the brushstrokes of Leonardo Da Vinci to the […]

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New Light | Illuminate Adelaide | Adelaide Festival Centre | 1-31 Jul 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ] [caption id="attachment_162282" align="alignnone" width="630"] New Light, 2022, Ryan Andrew Lee, Buried.[/caption]
New Light 2022
Free to view at the Adelaide Festival Centre, New Light 2022 will showcase experimental and diverse moving image works by First Nations artists.
Through a national call out, New Light will feature commissioned work that explores compelling and complex concepts, with commissioned artworks to be […]

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City Lights | Free Light Trail | Illuminate Adelaide | 15-31 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
City Lights – Illuminate Adelaide FREE Family Friendly Event
When the sun goes down, the city of Adelaide glows.
Illuminate Adelaide’s free, city-wide centrepiece returns with a new series of immersive installations, artworks and large-scale activations set to turn Adelaide’s most iconic streetscapes into a night-time playground of colour and sound.

Embrace the cold and explore the city, but not […]

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Light Creatures at Adelaide Zoo | Illuminate Adelaide | 7-31 Jul 2022

[ July 7, 2022 to July 10, 2022. July 14, 2022 to July 17, 2022. July 21, 2022 to July 24, 2022. July 28, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Light Creatures – Illuminating the wild at Adelaide Zoo
After a sold out 2021 season, Light Creatures is back this July and even wilder than ever!
Go behind the gates of Adelaide Zoo after dark!  An evolving celebration of conservation, explore the historic precinct to encounter new up close and immersive experiences from lanterns, to interactive performance and […]

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Light Cycles | Illuminate Adelaide | Adelaide Botanic Garden | 7-31 Jul 2022

[ July 7, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Light Cycles at Adelaide Botanic Garden 
Back by popular demand, Light Cycles is returning to Adelaide Botanic Garden this July!
The Garden’s lush greenery will once again be transformed into an after-dark wonderland at this breath-taking Illuminate Adelaide event, where guests will be immersed in an experience that connects them to the natural world like never before.

After […]

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Frozen musical Adelaide

Disney’s Frozen the Musical | Adelaide Festival Centre | 26 May – 7 Aug 2022

[ May 26, 2022 to May 29, 2022. June 1, 2022 to June 5, 2022. June 8, 2022 to June 12, 2022. June 15, 2022 to June 19, 2022. June 22, 2022 to June 26, 2022. June 29, 2022 to July 3, 2022. July 6, 2022 to July 10, 2022. July 13, 2022 to July 17, 2022. July 19, 2022 to July 24, 2022. July 27, 2022 to July 31, 2022. August 3, 2022 to August 7, 2022. ]    
Disney’s Frozen the Musical coming to Adelaide in 2022
From the producers of Aladdin, The Lion King and Mary Poppins, Disney’s new hit musical Frozen opens in Adelaide this May. Adapted from the Oscar-winning film, this beloved story is brought to life on stage in an all new, unforgettable theatrical experience.
An inspiring tale of sisterhood […]

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