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Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2023  | SA Museum | 26 Aug – 29 Oct 2023

[ August 26, 2023 to October 29, 2023. ]
Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year 2023 
A South Australian Museum exhibition, the Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year competition and exhibition celebrates the natural heritage of Australia, New Zealand, Antarctica and New Guinea.
See nature up close through stunning images by professional, emerging and junior photographers who have shown impeccable timing, patience, artistry and […]

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Teddy Bears’ Picnic | Adelaide Zoo | 27 Aug 2023

[ August 27, 2023; ]
Teddy Bears’ Picnic at the Adelaide Zoo
Take the kids and their favourite teddy along for a bear-y exciting birthday bash with Adelaide Zoo’s black-and-white duo.
Pack your picnic rug and your favourite teddy bear for a furry family day out to celebrate Wang Wang and Fu Ni. Setup a sunny picnic spot, and share a giggle […]

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Adelaide Halal Food Festival | 25 & 26 Aug 2023

[ August 25, 2023 to August 26, 2023. ]
Adelaide’s first-ever Halal Food Festival, which celebrates multicultural cuisines from over 30 vibrant cultures from all around the world, will take place in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga this August.
With the largest variety of cuisines offered in a local food festival, people can explore the world through flavoursome tastes and smells.  Creative Director and spokesman, Mohammed Hassan, says […]

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Australia v England | FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ Semi Final | 16 Aug 2023

[ August 16, 2023; ]
Where to watch Australia v England FIFA Women’s World Cup 2023™ Semi Final in Adelaide
There are now TWO huge family-friendly locations fans can gather in the City to watch the semi final match between Australia and England on Wednesday night.
With the popular FIFA Fan Festival™ at Festival Plaza expected to reach capacity on Wednesday night, Memorial […]

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See the Rare Super Blue Moon in Adelaide | 30 & 31 Aug 2023

[ August 30, 2023 to August 31, 2023. ]
When to see the next Super Blue Moon.
A rare super blue moon that only appears once per decade will be visible from Australia on Wednesday 30 August 2023. 
What makes the super blue moon rare, is that it actually refers to two different moon phases happening at the same time; a supermoon and a blue moon. […]

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Winter ChocFest | Barossa Valley Chocolate Company | Aug & Sep 2023

[ August 2, 2023 to August 14, 2023. August 16, 2023 to August 28, 2023. August 30, 2023 to September 11, 2023. September 11, 2023 to September 25, 2023. ]
Winter ChocFest 2023 at Barossa Valley Chocolate Company
Visit Barossa Valley Chocolate company between Wednesday 2 August and Monday, September 25 and celebrate all the wonders of hot, melty, gooey chocolate!
Each fortnight, two new decadent hot chocolate drinks and mouth-watering desserts will be released, all featuring handcrafted Barossa Valley Chocolate Company Chocolate.

Guests that have visited Barossa […]

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Sip & Style Soirèe | King William Road | 1-31 Aug 2023

[ August 1, 2023 to August 31, 2023. ]
King William Road is giving plenty of reasons to brave the cold this August with the inaugural ‘King William Road Sip & Style Soirée.’
The precinct’s restaurants, bars, boutiques and retailers are bringing shoppers and diners exclusive offers, in-store events, and unique experiences, with styling sessions and high teas among the drawcards throughout the month.

From hairdressers […]

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Amazing Micro Worlds | Tea Tree Gully Library | National Science Week | 15 & 17 Aug 2023

[ August 15, 2023; August 17, 2023; ]
Amazing Micro Worlds
See what it’s like to be a scientist and explore amazing micro worlds using advanced microscopes.
Children and teens will receive staff guidance to operate the equipment, and can pick and choose what micro slide they would like to investigate underneath the lens. This is an inclusive free event at the Tea Tree Gully […]

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Barossa Science Extravaganza | National Science Week | 19 Aug 2023

[ August 19, 2023; ]
Barossa Science Extravaganza
The Barossa Council Public Library is bringing all things STEAM to the Barossa Valley in a family friendly extravaganza featuring science performances, displays, hands-on activities and opportunities to chat to educational organisations and industry professionals in a dynamic array of fields.
Over the course of the three hours, participants will be able to see […]

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Weird Science with SciWorld | National Science Week | 12 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023; ]
Weird Science with SciWorld
Is it real? Or just plain weird? Learn about weird science at the City Library as part of National Science Week. 
Follow the world of science at its best. See some amazing experiments like pH testing, making plastic cups cluck like chickens and making Oobleck slime or do some of your own. It […]

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Catholic Schools Open Week 2023

Catholic Schools Open Week | South Australia | 21-27 Aug 2023

[ August 21, 2023 to August 27, 2023. ]  
Catholic Schools Open Week – 21 to 27 August 2023
Choosing a school is one of the most important decisions that a parent makes.
Catholic Schools Open Week is a great opportunity to see how a Catholic school will help your child discover a love of learning and values for life.

In South Australia, families have a wide […]

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Yuldea by Bangarra Dance Theatre | Adelaide | 10-12 Aug 2023

[ August 10, 2023 to August 12, 2023. ] [caption id="attachment_186177" align="alignnone" width="630"] Photo credit: Kate Longley[/caption]
Bangarra Dance Theatre announces the world premiere of Frances Rings’ latest work, Yuldea, in her inaugural season as Bangarra Dance Theatre’s Artistic Director. Yuldea awakens the earth and sky worlds to tell the story of the Anangu people of the Great Victorian Desert.
Brought to life with costumes from […]

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Mylor Bonfireworks | Mylor Oval | 12 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023; ]
The Mylor Bonfireworks is a family event hosted by the Mylor Oval Committee.
A huge bonfire will welcome families followed by a spectacular fireworks display at 8:30pm. Not only will there be a giant bonfire, but also live music, and plenty to eat and drink. The butter chicken curry has sold out at the last couple […]

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CafeSmart | Fundraising for Homelessness | 1-7 Aug 2023

[ August 1, 2023 to August 7, 2023. ]
CafeSmart – Local Cafes Fundraising for their Community
CafeSmart is StreetSmart’s annual coffee industry led event that unites hundreds of roasters, cafes and coffee lovers around the country to fundraise for their local grassroots homeless charities.
In the lead up to Homelessness Week, the event will take place from 1 – 7 August, with participating venues covering […]

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Daffodil Day | Cancer Council | 31 Aug 2023

[ August 31, 2023; ]
The Daffodil gives us hope.  Research is saving lives.
This August, join thousands of others across the country to unite and raise funds that give hope and save lives.
Cancer Council SA is urging South Australians to show their support for the Daffodil Day Appeal this August by donating to life-saving research to give more than hope […]

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National Science Week | South Australia | 12-20 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023 to August 20, 2023. ]
National Science Week 2023
There will be in-person and online events, virtual tours, DIY science and more, all across Australia, from 12 – 20 August 2023 for National Science Week.
National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology. Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered […]

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Strawberry Fair | Kuitpo | 12 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023; ]
Step right into a world of fruity delight as Kuitpo Brewing invites everyone to experience the tantalizing Strawberry Fair. 
This extraordinary event, originally hosted in the 1950’s at Kuitpo Hall will take on a new lease of life collaborating with Harvest the Fleurieu and Ledgard Wines. The fair promises an unforgettable day of indulgence and celebration […]

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Prehistoric World Livestream | Adelaide City Library | 19 Aug 2023

[ August 19, 2023; ]
Go along to the Adelaide City Library to learn all about what the world was like in prehistoric times, through this amazing performance livestreamed directly from the Sydney Opera House.
Prehistoric World is the perfect combination of theatrical magic and charm that takes the audience to the bottom of the ocean to discover ancient bio-luminescent creatures […]

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Mud & Play | Cleland Wildife Park | 11 Aug 2023

[ August 11, 2023; ]
Mud & Play with Playgroup SA
Rug up and get messy. Featuring mud pits, entertainment, nature creations, loose parts play, and playgroup activities.
Mud and Play is a special event with subsidised pricing for Playgroup SA-enrolled families. Go along to Cleland Wildlife Park for a range of fun nature-based activities and outdoor adventures. Don’t forget to explore […]

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Salisbury Community Fun Day | Unity Park | 26 Aug 2023

[ August 26, 2023; ]
FREE Salisbury Community Fun Day @ Unity Park
Go along to Unity Park for the next Salisbury Community Fun Day on 26 August 2023.
This is an inclusive event for the entire family including furry friends with a wide range of exciting activities on offer. Food and drinks will be available for purchase including a sausage sizzle […]

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Gawler Show | 26 & 27 Aug 2023

[ August 26, 2023 to August 27, 2023. ]
166th Gawler Show
The Gawler Show is the largest country Show in SA, attracting approx 30,000 people each year. It is a great family outing with many free displays, exhibitions and entertainment.
For the ultimate weekend adventure packed with South Australia’s finest offerings, gather your friends and family to attend the iconic Gawler Show on the last […]

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Copper Coast Show | Kadina | 19 & 20 Aug 2023

[ August 19, 2023 to August 20, 2023. ]
152nd Copper Coast Show (formerly Kadina Show)
The Copper Coast Show is an annual rural show to showcase local talents and businesses, as well as a fun day of activities for the whole family.
Take the family along for a fantastic day out on the weekend of 19 and 20 August 2023. The Copper Coast Show will […]

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The Whyalla Show | 19-20 Aug 2023

[ August 19, 2023 to August 20, 2023. ]
The Whyalla Show – providing family fun since 1970
The annual Whyalla Show is a fantastic community event that many local groups of volunteers are proud to be involved with. They are looking forward to another fun, affordable two days filled with a wide variety of food, stalls and entertainment for all ages. Don’t miss the family […]

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National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day | 4 Aug 2023

[ August 4, 2023; ]
Little Voices. Loud Futures.
National Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Children’s Day (Children’s Day) is a national day dedicated to celebrating their children. Children’s Day is celebrated across the country each year on 4 August.
Children’s Day is a time Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander families and communities and all Australians, celebrate the strengths and culture of […]

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OTR Supersprint | The Bend Motorsport Park | 18-20 Aug 2023

[ August 18, 2023 to August 20, 2023. ]
OTR Supersprint – Repco Supercars Championship
Get ready for the first appearance of the GEN3 Supercars in a race setting in South Australia.
The Bend Motorsport Park will host the Repco Supercars Championship for the 7th time in 2023. Only an hour drive from Adelaide, the OTR SuperSprint is one of only two events on the calendar […]

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Walk a Mile in My Boots | Hutt St Centre | 6-11 Aug 2023

[ August 6, 2023 to August 11, 2023. ]
Walk a Mile in My Boots 2023 – Step Up to End Homelessness
For fifteen years, Walk a Mile in My Boots has united people across the state with a common purpose: raising vital funds to support people to rebuild their lives and end homelessness.
This year, Hutt Street Centre is proud to introduce an opportunity for […]

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Barossa Medieval Fair | Lyndoch | 19 & 20 Aug 2023

[ August 19, 2023 to August 20, 2023. ]
Barossa Medieval Fair
The Barossa Medieval Fair will be returning to the Lyndoch Village Green in 2023 with this exciting family friendly event.
This year the Barossa Medieval Fair will be welcoming merchants from around Australia with a range of fun activities and entertainment for the whole family.  This two day medieval weekend will feature reenactments and […]

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Prospect Art Walk | 18 & 19 Aug 2023

[ August 18, 2023 to August 19, 2023. ]
Thaw your senses on the Prospect Art Walk – a whimsical journey through Prospect’s vibrant art world.
Mark your calendars for Friday 18 and Saturday 19 August 2023, when Prospect Art Walk will take over Prospect’s streets, laneways, hidden nooks and local businesses with exciting art activations and immersive experiences. From 5pm – 9pm each night, the precinct […]

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Frozen JR & Legally Blonde the Musical | Pelican Productions | Aug 2023

[ August 4, 2023 to August 6, 2023. August 10, 2023 to August 12, 2023. ]
Pelican Productions presents a double feature of Frozen JR and Legally Blonde The Musical at The Arts Theatre in Adelaide. 
Prepare to enter the magical kingdom of Arendelle, in Frozen Jr, a captivating musical adaptation of the Disney film. Follow the epic adventure of Anna and Elsa as they discover the true meaning of love, loyalty […]

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SA Variety Bash | Port Adelaide to McLaren Vale | 12-19 Aug 2023

[ August 12, 2023 to August 19, 2023. ]
The 2023 SA Variety Bash will start in Port Adelaide and travel through regional Australian towns such as Broken Hill, Bunnerungee, and Pinaroo before crossing the finish line in McLaren Vale.
The Variety Bash is not a race or a rally, but a fun and social event, or in the words of the originator Dick Smith, […]

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