Best Activities & Things to Do for Teenagers in Adelaide

The BEST activities and places to visit with teens & tweens in Adelaide

When the school holidays roll around or there’s a free weekend ahead and you need to get the older kids out of the house (and off their screens!), we have the best boredom busters to help!  

Take a look at our list below for some inspiration and discover some of the best activities for teenagers, most of them tried, tested and approved by our team of Play & Go parents.  There is everything from indoor sports centres, museums and galleries to outdoor skate parks and bike tracks that both boys and girls will love.  

If your teen has a favourite activity or venue not mentioned drop us an email with the details to

Noarlunga Aquatic and Recreation Centre skate sessions

Weekly Skate Sessions | Noarlunga Recreation Centre

Weekly Skate Sessions at the Noarlunga Recreation Centre Spend Saturday afternoons with your skates on at Noarlunga Recreation Centre. Noarlunga ...
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Whale Watching Season | Victor Harbor | May – October

Whale Watching Season in Victor Harbor, South Australia is from May to October Only an hour's drive from the Adelaide ...
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Sam Willoughby International BMX Track | Glenthorne National Park

Sam Willoughby International BMX Facility The Sam Willoughby International BMX Facility officially opened on 22 January with the Summer Showdown ...
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Neo | Free Events for Teens | Art Gallery of South Australia

NEO - 2022 Program Held six times a year at the Art Gallery of South Australia, Neo is a free ...
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Capella Drive Reserve | Skate Park & Playground | Hallett Cove

Nannigai and Capella Reserves Precinct- New Skate Park, Playground & Bigger Car Park. Construction work commenced in April 2021 on ...
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Par 3 Golf | North Adelaide Golf Course Review

Par 3 Golf in North Adelaide Located on the banks of the River Torrens, Par 3 is the perfect course ...
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Adelaide Park Lands Trail | Walk or Ride around the City with Kids

Adelaide Park Lands Trail The Adelaide Park Lands Trail is a 19.5km loop around the city that families can explore ...
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SHANX Mini Golf @ Regency Park | Review

SHANX Mini Golf @ Regency Park - Review If you haven't checked out SHANX Mini Golf yet be sure to ...
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MOD Museum

MOD Museum – It’s Complicated Exhibition | Adelaide | Review

MOD Museum - It's Complicated Exhibition MOD at the University of South Australia opened in 2018 and is located next ...
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Australian Space Discovery Centre

Australian Space Discovery Centre | Lot Fourteen | Adelaide | Review

Australian Space Discovery Centre at Lot Fourteen The Australian Space Discovery Centre (ASDC) has been officially launched in Adelaide at ...
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Family Mountain Bike Park | Aston Hills | Mt Barker | Review

Head to the Hills for some mountain biking fun at Aston Hills trail park in Mount Barker. by Katrina Gogel ...
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Amy Gillett Bikeway | Bike Riding from Oakbank to Mt Torrens | Adelaide Hills

A country bike ride along the Amy Gillett Bikeway The Amy Gillett bikeway is a specially built bike trail which ...
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Barossa Bowland

Barossa Bowland Dinosaur Fun Mini Golf and Bowling | Tanunda | Review

Dinosaur Fun at Barossa Bowland & Mini Golf Dinosaur fans! Did you know there are big roaring ones in Tanunda, ...
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West Beach Adventure – Aerial Playground | Review

West Beach Adventure Aerial Playground in Adelaide West Beach Adventure is a towering 30 metre structure with amazing views over ...
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Weekend Roller Skating | St Clair Recreation Centre | Woodville

Weekend Roller Skating at the St Clair Recreation Centre The St Clair Roller Skating Rink hosts public roller skating sessions, ...
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RoofClimb | Adelaide Oval | Everything you need to know about doing a RoofClimb | Review

RoofClimb - Experience a birds eye 360° view over the beautiful city of Adelaide and beyond from the Adelaide Oval ...
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St Clair Skate Park | Woodville

St Clair Skate Park The St Clair Skate Park officially opened in June 2020. Located in the St Clair Playspace ...
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Kurangga Park BMX Track | Adelaide

Kurangga Park BMX Bike Track For some families, it's not as easy (or safe) for kids to just jump on ...
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Mountain Bike Trail | Barossa Adventure Station | Angaston

Angaston Mountain Bike Trail at Barossa Adventure Station A one-way 1km trail in the heart of the Barossa, the loop ...
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The Quarantween Collection | Books for Tweens & Teens | Libraries SA

The Quarantween Collection - books for tweens and teens picked by SA Library Staff Teens and tweens can escape the ...
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Adelaide Oval Tours

Adelaide Oval Tours | Go Behind The Scenes at Adelaide Oval

Adelaide Oval Stadium Tour Adelaide Oval Stadium Tours take you behind closed doors where you’ll discover hidden secrets and relive ...
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Giraffe Safari Animal Experience | Monarto Safari Park | Review

The Giraffe Safari Animal Experience at Monarto Safari Park will leave you with life long memories of these majestic animals ...
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New Skate Park for the City of Adelaide

Update on the new Skate Park to be built in the City of Adelaide Adelaide is set to receive a ...
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The Shadow Initiation | SA Museum

The Shadow Initiation - South Australian Museum One hour on the clock. Over 40 puzzles, challenges and tasks to attempt ...
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Exploring Glenelg, including The Beachouse & Giant Ferris Wheel | Review

A day out in Glenelg, South Australia by Carla Caruso There’s no need to travel interstate for amusement fun – ...
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Prospect Skate Park Image Credit Susannah Marks

George Whittle Reserve | Prospect Skate Park Review

George Whittle Reserve / Prospect Skate Park Review by Susannah Marks George Whittle Reserve (aka Prospect Skate Park) features a ...
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Heywood Park Adelaide Ninja Playground

Heywood Park Ninja Obstacle Course – A Playground for Older Kids | Review

Heywood Park Mini Ninja Playspace Review A unique playground designed for older kids which offers challenging fun. Heywood Park's new ...
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AFL Max Adelaide

AFL Max Adelaide – Australia’s First Football Entertainment & Play Centre | Review

AFL Max has been taking Adelaide by storm since opening its doors. The 5,500sqm unique state-of-the-art footy skills and entertainment ...
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Victor Harbor Skate Park review by Susannah Marks

Victor Harbor Skate Park | Review

Victor Harbor Skate Park Victor Harbor Skate Park is in a great location just next to the foreshore. This popular ...
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TreeClimb Adelaide Aerial Adventure Park in the City | What You Need to Know

TreeClimb Adelaide is Australia's first inner city aerial adventure park, and it's right in the Adelaide city park lands. Here's ...
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X-Golf Marion

X-Golf Marion X-Golf is the worlds most advanced golf simulator technology in the world. X-Golf offers the chance for a ...
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Lions 360 Monarto zoo

Lions 360 at Monarto Safari Park | Review

Lions experience at Monarto Safari Park - the only 360 degree lion experience in Australia Are you brave enough to ...
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Oceanic Victor In Sea Aquarium | Victor Harbor

Oceanic Victor Experience life beneath the waves in Victor Harbor. Oceanic Victor opened their in-sea aquarium in Victor Harbor, South ...
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The Big Duck Boat Tours | Victor Harbor | Review

The Big Duck Boat Tours Victor Harbor An exciting ocean adventure featuring seals, sea lions, dolphins, whales, beautiful islands and ...
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Get Ready to Jump Adelaide! | Bounce | Review

Get ready to jump Adelaide, Bounce is here Bounce Adelaide indoor trampolining review Bounce Inc is a massive indoor trampolining ...
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Kids Rookie Kart Racing | Mega Fast Karts Richmond | Review

Kids Rookie Kart Racing at Mega Fast Karts Richmond If your kids are getting a little too old for bumper ...
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Geocaching | What it is and How to do it! | Free Outdoor Family Fun

Getting started with geocaching in Adelaide Geocaching is an activity that combines today's navigation technology with the excitement of an ...
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Yankalilla Youth Park & Playground | Review

The Yankalilla Youth Park is a great spot to visit with the kids when you want to take a little ...
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Horse Riding | Kirby Park | Hahndorf | Adelaide Hills

Horse Riding in Hahndorf Kirby Park Stud and the Megan Jones Eventing Team Riding School are located in Hahndorf and ...
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More ideas around Adelaide:

Adventure Rooms | Level 1, 51-53 Rundle Mall, Adelaide | website

Beyond Bouldering | Keswick, Kent Town and Clovelly Park | website

Cooking Classes | Sprout Cooking School | website

Cooking Classes | Homefresh Experience Cooking | website

Escape Hunt | Level 3, 133 Rundle Mall, Adelaide | website

Jet Flight Simulators | 207 Grenfell Street, Adelaide | website

Kangaroo Island Outdoor Action | website

Paintball Sports | Kuitpo | website

Smartphone Photography Course  | website

things to do in Adelaide for families

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