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Music from the Home Front | Anzac Day Concert | 25 Apr 2020

[ April 25, 2020; ]
Music from the Home Front – an Anzac Day Concert for the fight against COVID-19
On an Anzac Day like no other, Saturday 25 April 2020 will see the Australian and New Zealand music community join together to pay its respects and celebrate the mateship between two great neighbouring nations.

While recognising and acknowledging the Anzac message, […]

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Grug Colouring In Sheets, Games & Craft Ideas

Grug Colouring In, Games & Craft Ideas
Enjoy some adorable Grug games and craft ideas at home including a maze, colouring in sheets, word search and drawing guide. You can download and print them all via the link on the Grug Facebook page.
Grug (1962-1975) is a fictional character appearing in a series of Australian children’s books […]

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Windmill at Home | Interactive Journeys, Storytime and Digital Content

Windmill at Home
According to Windmill, the show must go on(line)!
Windmill at Home is a new online platform that hopes to bring a little bit of Windmill joy into your home. Windmill believe that good stories bring people together and can make even the darkest days brighter.
They have worked closely with their team of artists and […]

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April School Holiday Program: Wonders of the Earth | South Australian Museum | 20-24 Apr 2020

[ April 20, 2020 to April 24, 2020. ]
April School Holiday Online Program: Wonders of the Earth
Monday 20 April 2020 to Friday 24 April 2020
During the school holidays, the museum lawns and galleries would normally be alive with school children. As the South Australian Museum is currently closed, it is opening it’s virtual doors to bring the wonders of the Museum to you […]

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Search Your Family History from Home with Ancestry | Libraries SA

Family History Search (Ancestry) with Libraries SA
For limited time Libraries SA One Card members can access the Ancestry.com Library Edition from home.
Ancestry.com Library Edition provides access to an extensive range of genealogical resources from the United States and United Kingdom, including census, vital, church, court, and immigration records. It also provides limited Australian coverage.

This service is […]

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Pop-up Poppies | Decorate your Garden, Fence or Home for Anzac Day

[ April 25, 2020; ]
Pop-up Poppies – this Anzac Day decorate your garden, fence or home
The City of Marion are encouraging families to decorate their gardens, fences and houses with red poppies to honour the ANZACs this year.  An idea all council areas can embrace, it’s a simple way to show your respect on Anzac Day.

Pop-up Poppies involves people […]

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DJ Jesse Kidz Klub | Livestream for Kids | 25 Apr 2020

[ April 25, 2020; ]
DJ Jesse Kidz Klub – Livestream for Kids
DJ Jesse is excited to announce he’ll be back on the decks for another KIDZ KLUB on Saturday 25 April, this time co-hosted by the Commissioner for Children and Young People SA.

Kids can dance in their lounge rooms, bedrooms, kitchen – wherever! Kidz Klub is a Facebook livestream […]

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Sports In Your Backyard | Free Online Programs | Dept for Education

Sports In Your Backyard – Advice from the Department for Education
Backyard sports can help to get the kids outside and remain active while all community sport is put on hold.  Families are encouraged to get creative, but there are plenty of ways kids can keep up their sports skills and burn off energy in the house […]

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Free Printables to Download & Colour In

Free printables to download and colour in
Paints, colour pencils, crayons or sharpies – print off these adorable colouring-in pictures and spend some quiet time creating your own piece of art.  You’ll need a printer and paper, plus your choice or art supplies to colour with.
Peter Cromer
Fun and free printables including a cut and paste Dream […]

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Together In Art Kids | Online Art Project | 2020

The Art Gallery of New South Wales and media partner the ABC present Together In Art Kids.

Take part in the power of art and join this new online project. Let’s come together in artmaking and share what we think, feel and see.

Now live with award-winning Del Kathryn Barton as first participating artist, Together In Art Kids invites primary school-aged […]

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Play & Stay at Home Ideas for the School Holidays & Beyond

[ April 16, 2020 to April 30, 2020. ]
Top ideas for staying and playing at home with the kids during the School Holidays & Beyond
Families are staying at home due to coronavirus, so we’ve put together a list of fun indoor and outdoor activities that you can do with the kids, or they can do on their own. This includes arts and crafts, […]

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Online Poppy Making Demonstration for ANZAC Day | Marion Cultural Centre | 16 Apr 2020

[ April 16, 2020; 11:00 am to 11:30 am. ]
Live online poppy making demonstration for ANZAC day
The Marion Cultural Centre Facebook page will be live streaming an online demonstration of how to make a poppy out of a paper plate and other craft materials for ANZAC Day
Families across South Australia will this week be invited to decorate their streets with swathes of red poppies […]

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START Online: Monster Sounds | Art Gallery of South Australia | Apr 2020

[ April 1, 2020; ]
START Online: Monster Sounds
Experience the Art Gallery of SA’s ‘START’ program online from home this month with a range of activities for all the family to enjoy.
Explore monsters and sound in art with a range of accessible, hands-on activities for you to enjoy at home.
Start Art Workshops: Monster Maracas
Play with sound in their creative cut […]

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easter at home

Easter at Home | Ideas for Families for the Easter Long Weekend 2020

Easter at Home
The message is clear for Easter in 2020 – we must stay home.
The Easter Bunny is still allowed to visit, so there is no excuse not to organise the annual Easter egg hunt on Sunday 12 April!  However, there will be no visiting friends and family, camping trips, day trips, or picnics at […]

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Autumn Leaf Crowns | Stay at Home Kids Craft Ideas

Fun craft idea for kids – Autumn leaf crowns.
by Katrina Gogel
Making leaf crowns with beautiful autumn leaves is a fun and easy activity to do outside in the sunshine with the kids. Take a wander around your yard, along your street or visit your nearest park to scavenger hunt for lots of colourful leaves, then […]

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Patch Theatre ZOOM Character Activities | Create Your Own Alien and More

Patch Theatre ZOOM Character Activities
Patch Theatre have created a site where you can colour in ZOOM alien characters, design your own alien and make your alien move. This is a great activity to do at home while being creative and even learning about animation.  
Activities:
ZOOM ALIEN COLOUR IN 
Colour in the characters and bring them to life. 
Download […]

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BP Supercars All Stars Eseries | V8 Races Online | 8 Apr- 10 Jun 2020

Watch your favourite Supercars stars face off in the BP Supercars All Stars Eseries
While there’ll be no Supercars Championship action until June 2020, the full cast of Supercars stars will still be racing.
The BP Supercars All Stars Eseries will take place via the iRacing computer simulation platform, running over approximately 10 rounds from 8 April […]

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5 Ways Children Can Connect with Nature at Home | Apr 2020

5 Nature Activities To Do At Home during the Holidays
Here’s how your kids can still get a good dose of nature around the house these school holidays.
If your family is in self-isolation or implementing social distancing measures these school holidays, it will no doubt be a hard task to come up with new ideas to […]

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Please STAY HOME this Easter & School Holidays | Apr 2020

Please STAY HOME this Easter and School Holidays.
Easter is a special time for many South Australians, providing us all with a chance to spend time with our loved ones or enjoy a long weekend camping before winter starts. But the coronavirus outbreak means this year’s Easter break will look a little different for us all.
While […]

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SA Public Libraries Online Story Time | Read, Sing, Dance & Play at Home

SA Public Libraries Online Story Time
SA Public Libraries have collated online Story Time sessions from various public libraries and saved them to their YouTube channel so children can read, sing, dance and play at home.
You can access hours of FREE entertainment in the one place by visiting the SA Public Libraries Online Story Time Channel.  More […]

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National Geographic Kids | Free Digital Editions | Apr – Jun 2020

National Geographic Kids Free Digital Editions
National Geographic Kids have made access to their digital edition absolutely FREE for the next three months.
They hope this helps parents through the weeks ahead by providing content that engages and inspires kids about the world outdoors – even when they’re stuck indoors.
If you’ve already paid for the digital edition, […]

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Fun & Easy Activity Ideas for Kids To Do at Home | Baking & Cooking

Activities Kids Can Do at Home – Fun, Affordable Easy Ideas & Inspiration
Help the kids have fun at home with these easy indoor and outdoor activities using simple household items, pantry staples, recycled materials and a little bit of imagination!
As families stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19, with the cancellation of countless upcoming events […]

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Fun & Easy Activity Ideas for Kids To Do at Home | Online Adventures

Activities Kids Can Do at Home – Fun, Affordable Easy Ideas & Inspiration
Help the kids have fun at home with these easy indoor and outdoor activities using simple household items, pantry staples, recycled materials and a little bit of imagination!
As families stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19, with the cancellation of countless upcoming events […]

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Fun & Easy Activity Ideas for Kids To Do at Home | Indoor Play

Activities Kids Can Do at Home – Fun, Affordable Easy Ideas & Inspiration
Help the kids have fun at home with these easy indoor and outdoor activities using simple household items, pantry staples, recycled materials and a little bit of imagination!
As families stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19, with the cancellation of countless upcoming events […]

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Fun & Easy Activity Ideas for Kids To Do at Home | Arts & Crafts

Activities Kids Can Do at Home – Fun, Affordable Easy Ideas & Inspiration
Help the kids have fun at home with these easy indoor and outdoor activities using simple household items, pantry staples, recycled materials and a little bit of imagination!
As families stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19, with the cancellation of countless upcoming events […]

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Fun & Easy Activity Ideas for Kids To Do at Home | Backyard Fun

Activities Kids Can Do at Home – Fun, Affordable Easy Ideas & Inspiration
Help the kids have fun at home with these easy indoor and outdoor activities using simple household items, pantry staples, recycled materials and a little bit of imagination!
As families stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19, with the cancellation of countless upcoming events […]

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Where to buy Chocolate Easter Eggs ONLINE | April 2020

Where to Buy Chocolate Easter Eggs Online
If you’re trying to avoid heading out to the shops but haven’t stocked up on Easter eggs yet, there is still time!
You can buy Easter eggs online from local South Australian companies like Barossa Valley Chocolate Company, Haighs Chocolate Factory, Melba’s Chocolates and Red Cacao Chocolatier. Buying from an […]

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Fun & Easy Activity Ideas for Kids To Do at Home

Activities Kids Can Do at Home – Fun, Affordable Easy Ideas & Inspiration
Help the kids have fun at home with these easy indoor and outdoor activities using simple household items, pantry staples, recycled materials and a little bit of imagination!
As families stay home to slow the spread of COVID-19, with the cancellation of countless upcoming events […]

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Support Your Local – Cafes & Restaurants now offering Takeaway & Delivery

Support Your Local Businesses in your Area – Cafes, Pubs & Restaurants now offering Takeaway & Delivery
Of all the businesses to suffer during the COVID-19 pandemic and social distancing restrictions, it’s the hospitality industry that will be amongst the hardest hit.  With countless small businesses already closing – either temporarily or permanently, the future is […]

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School Holidays Start Early Due to COVID-19 | Pupil Free Days 6-9 Apr 2020

[ April 6, 2020 to April 9, 2020. ]
April School Holidays to Start Early Due to COVID-19
It has just been announced that schools will be closing a week earlier and there will be 4 pupil free days before Easter at all South Australian public schools and preschools. Last day of Term 1 will be Friday 3 April 2020. 
The pupil free days will give […]

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25 Things to do in Adelaide during Autumn | Nature Play Activities

25 Things to do in Adelaide during Autumn by Nature Play SA
The fabulous team at Nature Play SA have put together a list of 25 family friendly ideas and activities to do throughout Autumn.  March, April and May usually have warm days and cool nights, so it’s the perfect time to take advantage of the […]

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Anzac Day in Adelaide | Showing Respect from Home | 25 Apr 2020

[ April 25, 2020; ]
Light up the dawn with our Anzac spirit in Adelaide on Saturday 25 April 2020
Showing your respect on Anzac Day will be a little different in 2020, with a ‘Driveway Tribute’ idea gaining popularity around Australia.
Annually on April 25, Anzac Day usually includes public commemorations right across Australia.  The largest gathering in South Australia is always […]

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Adelaide Festival Centre Performances Suspended until 30 April 2020

Adelaide Festival Centre Performances Suspended until 30 April 2020
Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Update: Performances Suspended
Following the declaration of a Public Health Emergency in South Australia, Adelaide Festival Centre venues will close to the public and all performances will be suspended from midnight 17 March 2020 until the 30th of April 2020.
All theatres, venues, bars and the […]

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Adelaide Sand Sculptures | Port Adelaide | 2-26 Apr 2021

Sandstorm Events presents Once Upon a Time Sand Sculptures at Harts Mill in Port Adelaide
Sandstorm Events will return in 2021 after having to be rescheduled due to COVID-19 in 2020. The new theme will be, Once Upon a Time.
The Once Upon a Time Sand Sculptures will transport you into lands of mystery, intrigue, betrayal […]

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Adelaide International Kite Festival | Semaphore Beach | 11-13 Apr 2020

[ April 11, 2020 to April 13, 2020. ]
Adelaide International Kite Festival
The Adelaide International Kite Festival returns to Semaphore Beach over the Easter long weekend in 2020. Watch the sky fill with colour, twists and twirls, with kites of all shapes and sizes. There will also be markets and activities for all ages.
*CANCELLED* – Due to the current situation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak this […]

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Onward | Disney and Pixar | In Cinemas 2 Apr 2020

[ April 2, 2020; ]
Disney and Pixar’s “Onward” Movie in cinemas 2 April 2020
Inspired by director Dan Scanlon’s relationship with his brother, Onward is set in a suburban fantasy world, with two teenage elf brothers who embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left in the world. Featuring an amazing cast that […]

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Nature Play SA Forest Festival | Kuitpo Forest | 22 Apr 2020

Nature Play SA Forest Festival 2020
Grab your picnic blankets and beanies, Nature Play SA are bringing you an unforgettable family festival in the majestic Kuitpo Forest.
IMPORTANT UPDATE Sunday 15 March 2020:
Following the Federal Government announcement banning public gatherings of 500 people or more in an effort to slow the spreading of COVID-19, this event has […]

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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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Regurgitator’s POGOGO Show | Adelaide Festival Centre | 18 Apr 2020

Regurgitator’s POGOGO Show
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre
IMPORTANT UPDATE Tuesday 17 March 2020:
Following the Federal Government announcement banning public gatherings of 500 people or more in an effort to slow the spreading of COVID-19, this event has been cancelled 
Following the declaration of a Public Health Emergency in South Australia, Adelaide Festival Centre venues will close […]

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British Migrants: Instant Australians? | Migration Museum | 22 Feb – 12 Jul 2020

British Migrants: Instant Australians? at the Migration Museum
***UPDATE: Effective midday, Monday 23 March, The History Trust of South Australia will close all of its public sites, including National Motor Museum, South Australian Maritime Museum, Migration Museum and Centre of Democracy until further notice due to the COVID-19 pandemic.***
Between 1947 and 1981 nearly 1.5 million Britons […]

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