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Flower Power | Daffodil Day Appeal | 27 Aug 2021

[ August 27, 2021; ]
Flower Power – Daffodil Day Appeal
The Power of the Flower lies in its ability not only to inspire hope, but to encourage people to take action.
The Daffodil Day Appeal is a chance for Australians to come together and show their Flower Power; their ability to create change in the lives of people impacted by cancer, […]

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nature festival

Nature Festival | South Australia | 25 Sep – 4 Oct 2021

[ September 25, 2021 to October 4, 2021. ]
Nature Festival Returning to SA in September to October 2021
Nature Festival will return to South Australia in 2021 from 25 September to 4 October with the first elements of its 2021 program revealed to include an artistic program of talks, exhibitions, and performances focused on the relationship South Australians have with nature and exploring how […]

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free soccer academy

Football Star Academy FREE Launch Clinic | Salisbury East | 14 Aug 2021

[ August 14, 2021; ]
Football Star Academy FREE Launch Clinic
Football Star Academy is an award-winning national program creating a movement of change through a soccer platform.
The main focus is to engage all children in an environment where they can have fun, feel comfortable, confident and empower them to believe in their ability. The academy likes to celebrate the launch […]

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heritage on sunday

Heritage on Sunday – Once Upon A Time | Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum | 15 Aug 2021

[ August 15, 2021; ]
Once Upon A Time – Stories of South Australian Childhood
On Sunday 15 August 2021, Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum will be holding a Heritage on Sunday event called Once Upon A Time.
This exhibition, on loan from the History Trust of SA, offers a glimpse into the lives of children living in South Australia over successive […]

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walk a mile in my boots

Walk a Mile in My Boots Challenge | Hutt St Centre | 1-7 Aug 2021

[ August 1, 2021 to August 7, 2021. ]
Walk a Mile in My Boots 2021
Held during National Homelessness Week, August 1 – 7, your challenge is to Walk a Mile or more to help end homelessness and reach the collective goal of 60,000 miles – ten miles for every South Australian experiencing homelessness.
Participants can walk 1 mile (1.6kms), 2 miles (3.2kms), or go […]

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ozasia festival

OzAsia Festival | Adelaide Festival Centre | 21 Oct – 7 Nov 2021

[ October 21, 2021 to November 7, 2021. ]
OzAsia Festival
OzAsia Festival 2021 reveals new writing and ideas program, a comedy night, Australian premiere concert and more.
Held annually over three weeks in spring, OzAsia Festival showcases the best theatre, dance, music, visual arts, literature, film, food and cultural events from across Asia. Its extensive program has included artists from around the world, including countries […]

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City Lights | Free Light Trail | Illuminate Adelaide | 16 Jul – 1 Aug 2021

[ July 16, 2021 to August 1, 2021. ]
City Lights – Free Family Friendly Event – Illuminate Adelaide
Embrace the cold and explore the city, but not as you know it. For 17 nights, Adelaide’s city streets will be transformed; laneways and open spaces will be turned into a nocturnal playground of projections, imagination and light.
This FREE night time light trail is part of […]

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hahndorf lantern festival

Hahndorf Winter Lantern Festival | 21 Aug 2021

[ August 21, 2021; ]
Hahndorf Winter Lantern Festival 2021
See a breathtaking display of handmade lanterns light up Alec Johnston Park at the Hahndorf Winter Lantern Festival.
This free family friendly event is an annual community arts workshop programme and Lantern Festival with artful lantern sculptures created by local community members and schools.

The lantern display and parade will be accompanied by […]

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Skywhales: Every Heart Sings Family Flight | Bordertown | 2 Oct 2021

[ October 2, 2021; ]
Skywhales: Every Heart Sings Family Flight
Following three flight events in Canberra, the sculptures are embarking on a tour that will see them float across the skies of Australia as a National Gallery Touring Event throughout 2021 and 2022.
Patricia Piccinini’s Skywhalepapa is a monumental sculpture in the form of a hot-air balloon and a new companion […]

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RSPCA Cupcake Day | 16 Aug 2021

[ August 16, 2021; ]
RSPCA Cupcake Day
Grab your apron and preheat those ovens – Cupcake Day is returning on Monday 16 August 2021.
Each year, more than 124,000 animals turn to the RSPCA looking for help. This year, you and your utensils have the power to serve up love, care and forever homes to each and every one.

Whether you’re whipping […]

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SALA 2021

SALA Festival | 1-31 Aug 2021

[ August 1, 2021 to August 31, 2021. ]
SALA Festival 2021
SALA will run from August 1-31 and is the largest community-based open-access visual arts festival in Australia.
The South Australian Living Artists (SALA) Festival 2021 Program is out now. For the first time, you can pick up a copy through Foodland supermarkets. It will also be available online and through other various outlets. This […]

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blanket adelaide with love

Blanket Adelaide with Love | CityLight Church North Adelaide Winter Appeal | 24 Jul 2021

[ July 24, 2021; ]
Blanket Adelaide with Love – CityLight Church Appeal
Join CityLight Church in bringing some warmth to those in need this winter.
This winter, CityLight Church are appealing for the community to donate any winter items they can and help bring warmth for those in need. Drop off the donations on Saturday 24 July 2021 from 9am–3pm at […]

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Mount Bold and Little Para reservoirs

Mount Bold and Little Para Reservoirs | Opening in 2021

Mount Bold and Little Para Reservoirs – Opening This Year
A reservoir in Adelaide’s north-eastern suburbs and South Australia’s largest reservoir in the Adelaide Hills will be the next two to be open for recreational access.
Mount Bold and Little Para reservoir reserves will both be open for you to explore by the end of the year, […]

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quiet hour

Quiet Hour at Brickworks Marketplace | Last Monday of Every Month

Quiet Hour at Brickworks Marketplace
The shopping centre’s three major retailers, Woolworths, Big W and Tony & Marks, as mall spaces, have committed to going quiet for an hour on the last Monday of every month from 10.30am to 11.30am. The specialty stores have also been invited to join where they can accommodate.
Brickworks Marketplace’s Quiet Hour […]

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bastille day at central market

Bastille Day at the Adelaide Central Market | 9 & 10 Jul 2021

[ July 9, 2021 to July 10, 2021. ]
Bastille Day at the Adelaide Central Market
Bienvenue à La Fête Nationale au Marché!
A celebration of French culture over two days on Friday 9 and Saturday 10 July, the Adelaide Central Market’s Bastille Day celebrations aims to have something for everyone. Highlights include FREE live music, cooking demonstrations, gingerbread decorating, crepe pop up and more. 

Go along […]

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St. Elias Festival | St Elias Antiochian Orthodox Church | 24 & 25 Jul 2021

[ July 24, 2021 to July 25, 2021. ]
The St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Community Centre area will be open to the public for a festival and exhibition.
UPDATE: With the evolving situation with COVID-19, the St. Elias Antiochian Orthodox Church Parish Association Inc has made the difficult decision to cancel the St. Elias Festival 2021 until further notice.

The aim of the St. Elias Antiochian […]

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milk neopolitan bar haighs

Limited Edition Milk Neapolitan Wafer Bars | Haigh’s Chocolates | From 7 Jul 2021

[ July 7, 2021; ]
Milk Neapolitan Wafer Bars at Haigh’s Chocolates
South Australia’s favourite bean to bar chocolatier Haigh’s Chocolates have released a new limited-edition chocolate exclusively for World Chocolate Day (7 July 2021).
Haigh’s have created a new twist on classic flavours with its Milk Chocolate Neapolitan Wafer Bar. Layers of raspberry and dark chocolate are matched perfectly with crisp […]

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Science Alive! Adelaide Showground | 20 & 21 Nov 2021

[ November 20, 2021 to November 21, 2021. ]
Science Alive! returns to the Adelaide Showground in November 2021
Enjoy awesome family fun at Science Alive! There will be interactive displays for kids, plus spectacular science shows and performances for all ages. It’s a great way to discover how science and technology influences our everyday lives.

There’s a huge line-up of exhibtions and interactive displays:

Animals […]

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Umbrella Festival | Family Friendly Events | 16 Jul – 8 Aug 2021

[ July 16, 2021 to August 8, 2021. ]
Umbrella Festival 2021
Tuesday 20 July 2021 Update: Due to SA Health’s announcement of Level 5 restrictions being put in place, all Umbrella Festival celebrations will be temporarily on hold for a week, or until SA Health provides new safety recommendations. 
Umbrella Festival is an open access live music festival presented by not-for-profit organisation, Music SA – […]

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Barossa Medieval Fair | Lyndoch | 21 & 22 Aug 2021

[ August 21, 2021 to August 22, 2021. ]
Barossa Medieval Fair 2021
The Barossa Medieval Fair is an annual Medieval festival that takes place in the beautiful Barossa Valley.
This event is family and dog friendly with an emphasis on taking patrons back to medieval times and enjoying the sights, sounds and atmosphere.
Held on Saturday 21 and Sunday 22 August 2021, enjoy a trip back […]

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Our Story | Sand Painting Exhibition | Tandanya Adelaide | Until 24 Jul 2021

Our Story Exhibition – Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute
Two artists have told their dreaming stories using 40 tonnes of sand, on display at the Tandanya National Aboriginal Cultural Institute in Grenfell Street, Adelaide.
Sand painting and drawing has been and still is part of Aboriginal culture for thousands of years. Telling stories about the dreamtime and […]

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NAIDOC Week | 4-11 Jul 2021

[ July 4, 2021 to July 11, 2021. ]
NAIDOC Week celebrations are held across Australia each July to celebrate the history, culture and achievements of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.
NAIDOC is celebrated not only in Indigenous communities, but by Australians from all walks of life. The week is a great opportunity to participate in a range of activities and to support […]

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Plastic Free July | ‘Choose to Refuse’ Single-Use Plastic

[ July 1, 2021 to July 31, 2021. ]
Plastic Free July – What you can do to help
Plastic Free July is a global movement that helps millions of people be part of the solution to plastic pollution – so we can have cleaner streets, oceans, and beautiful communities.
Now, more than ever our environment needs us.

Despite the challenges the pandemic has brought across the […]

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NAIDOC in the Mall | Rundle Mall | 6 Jul 2021

[ July 6, 2021; ]
NAIDOC in the Mall
Celebrate NAIDOC week with the community and the City of Adelaide in Rundle Mall.
Join the fun under the Gawler Place Canopy from 10.30am on Tuesday July 6th for an official Kaurna Welcome to Country Ceremony followed by the unveiling of this year’s artwork by emerging artist Keisha Milera.

They also have a free […]

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NDIS talk

Navigating the NDIS: Advice on Advocating for your Child and Making the most of their Support Plan | 10 Jul 2021

[ July 10, 2021; ]
Navigating the NDIS: Advice on Advocating for your Child and Making the most of their Support Plan
Parents are invited to attend this free event on Saturday 10 July to hear about how they can navigate the NDIS with a focus on the needs of Autistic and Neuro Diverse children.
The NDIS can be an amazing resource, […]

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get stoked

Get Stoked! at Balaklava Skate Park | Lighthouse Youth Projects | 2 Jul 2021

[ July 2, 2021; ]
Get Stoked! Balaklava
After having a great time in March, Lighthouse Youth Projects are packing the trailer and heading back up to take over the Balaklava Skate Park. 
There will be BMX demos, music, a free BBQ and donuts. Go along and learn some new skills and even make some great new mates. There will be a limited […]

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Miss Sunshine Music Mornings

Miss Sunshine Music Mornings | The Hut Community Centre | Aldgate

Miss Sunshine Music Mornings
Little ones can go along to The Hut Nature Play and Sensory Garden in Aldgate on Tuesday mornings 10am – 12noon for some music and craft.
There will be coffee and sweet treats available for the adults from the Miss Sunshine Coffee Van and they can also help the little ones with some […]

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Sky Castle by ENESS

Sky Castle in Rundle Mall | Illuminate – Adelaide Light Festival | 16 Jul – 15 Aug 2021

[ July 16, 2021 to August 15, 2021. ]
Sky Castle in Rundle Mall – Illuminate Adelaide
Sky Castle is a free light display in Rundle Mall, presented as part of City Lights. The display takes you somewhere inside the rainbow, as the heart of Rundle Mall is transformed into an interactive dreamscape of colour and light by Melbourne studio ENESS.

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Dance Workshop with David Booth | The Hut Community Centre | 8 Jul 2021

[ July 8, 2021; ]
Dance Workshop with David Booth – The Hut Community Centre
Join David Booth in an interactive movement workshop sharing aboriginal stories, dancing and games.  This event will include an explanation and demonstration with the Didgeridoo.
David is from the Warramungu people, North East of Tennant Creek, Northern Territory and has traditional links to the Yuggera people in […]

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mid year garage sale

Mid-Year Garage Sale – Bikes | Lighthouse Youth Projects | 16 Jul 2021

[ July 16, 2021; ]
Lighthouse Youth Projects Mid-Year Garage Sale
Buy a second hand bike at Lighthouse Youth Project’s garage sale at Daily Grind. 
If you’re after a second-hand bike head to Daily Grind City on Friday 16 July 2021 from 4pm till 8pm. There will be all types of bikes and different sizes available with all proceeds going straight back […]

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sports vouchers

SA Sports Voucher Program to Include Years 8 & 9 | Starts 1 Jan 2022

SA Sports Voucher Program
The Sports Vouchers program provides an opportunity for school-aged children from Reception to Year 7 to receive up to a $100 discount on sports or dance membership/registration fees and learn to swim programs. From 1 January 2022, more parents will be able to access the $100 Sports Voucher as the SA Government […]

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Neo Daydreams | Art Gallery of South Australia | 26 Jun 2021

[ June 26, 2021; ]
Neo Daydreams – a free event for 13-17 year olds at the Art Gallery of SA
Immerse yourself in all things surreal at Neo Daydreams, where imagination, experimental making, and otherworldly landscapes collide.
Think dreamy pop tunes by teen musicians, experimental drawing labs with local artists, striking body art, and mystical oceanic photography for this unreal event, […]

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Fun with Kites and Nature at Warriparinga | 9 Jul 2021

[ July 9, 2021; ]
Fun with Kites and Nature amongst the Wetlands at Warriparinga
Enjoy kite decorating, treasure hunts and guided walks throughout the 3.5 hectares of reserve at Bedford Park. 
Make sure to take along everything you need for a picnic and enjoy a winter’s day out. Along with kite decorating there will be nature treasure hunts, plus guided environmental […]

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Lantern Workshops | Hahndorf Lantern Fest | Jul & Aug 2021

[ July 5, 2021; July 7, 2021; July 12, 2021; July 14, 2021; July 24, 2021; July 31, 2021; August 7, 2021; August 14, 2021; ]
Lantern Workshops – Hahndorf Lantern Festival
Learn how to make candle lit paper and cane lanterns for the upcoming Hahndorf Lantern Festival. 
Make pyramid, curved or original shaped lanterns on multiple dates in July and August. 
It will take 2-3 sessions to finish a lantern depending on complexity. The lanterns stay at the supper room till the festival, […]

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beyblade tournament

Beyblade Tournament | Kauri Community and Sports Centre | 16 Jul 2021

[ July 16, 2021; ]
Beyblade Tournament
Kauri Community and Sports Centre is hosting a 90 minute Beyblade Tournament session for $10 per player. 
During the first half of the session, the kids are led in a series of Beyblade skill-based events such as Longest spin, Dead-shot and Last Man Standing. The kids are then given some general practice and refining time, […]

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Sunday Funday | Para Hills Community Club | 13 Jun 2021

[ June 13, 2021; ]
Sunday Funday at the Para Hills Community Club Bistro
At the Funday event on Sunday 13 June there will be a selection of carnival style games including corn hole, can toss, Connect 4, Jenga, a ballpit plus noughts and crosses. There will also be an indoor playground, activity packs and prizes for children to win.
There will […]

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Australian Swimming Trials | SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre | 12-17 Jun 2021

[ June 12, 2021 to June 17, 2021. ]
2021 Australian Swimming Trials 
Witness history in the making as the biggest names in Australian swimming compete for their ticket to Tokyo at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre.
Taking place at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre between 12-17 June 2021 (including the long weekend), spectators will have the chance to soak up six nights of scintillating […]

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life in miniature

Life in Miniature – Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum | Heritage on Sunday | 20 Jun 2021

[ June 20, 2021; ]
Life in Miniature – Heritage on Sunday at Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum
See dioramas, complete room scenes and outdoor tableaus, plus speak with exhibitors.
Children and their carers will be captivated by many different dioramas including complete room scenes and outdoor tableaus. They will be amazed by the precise detail and have an opportunity to chat […]

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gumeracha winter solstice

Gumeracha Winter Solstice Soup & Fire Night | 19 Jun 2021

[ June 19, 2021; ]
Gumeracha Winter Solstice Soup & Fire Night
Gather with the local community at this family-friendly event to welcome the Winter Solstice.
Event-goers can enjoy a range of soups (vegan and vegetarian available), keep warm by the fire, enjoy marshmallows, music, games and hot chocolate. The event will be held at Gumeracha’s Federation Park on Albert Street.  Find the location […]

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Brighton Winter Solstice | Jetty Road | 19 Jun 2021

[ June 19, 2021; ]
Brighton Winter Solstice
Jetty Road, Brighton will be the place to be on Saturday 19 June to celebrate the winter solstice.
The street will come alive from 3pm with fire pits to keep you warm, live musicians to keep you entertained and great food and wine provided by the street’s local traders.

Winter Solstice is the shortest day […]

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