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Adelaide Christmas Pageant Guide 2019 | South Australian Pageants

[ November 9, 2019; November 16, 2019 to November 17, 2019. November 23, 2019 to November 24, 2019. November 29, 2019 to November 30, 2019. December 1, 2019; December 6, 2019 to December 7, 2019. December 13, 2019 to December 16, 2019. December 23, 2019; 11:00 pm; ]
Your Guide to Adelaide’s Christmas Pageants 2019
Find out when your local Christmas Pageant is happening this year, around South Australia.
Most councils host a fabulous, family friendly pageant in their main street for local residents to enjoy. Community Christmas Pageants are a great way to support local businesses, organisations, schools and clubs as they entertain the crowds with […]

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Adelaide Zoo Halloween Events | Boo at the Zoo & Win Tickets to Zooflix | 25 & 26 Oct 2019

[ October 25, 2019 to October 26, 2019. ]
Adelaide Zoo Halloween Events – Boo at the Zoo & Zooflix
Go along to Adelaide Zoo if you dare for a Halloween scare!
Adelaide Zoo will host two fabulously spooky Halloween events this year – their popular Boo at the Zoo family friendly event and a screening of Edward Scissorhands under the stars for those 16 and […]

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Supanova Comic Con & Gaming | Adelaide Showground | 1-3 Nov 2019

[ November 1, 2019 to November 3, 2019. ]
Supanova Comic Con & Gaming Adelaide
Supanova Comic Con & Gaming is Australia’s premier pop culture event, where fandom comes to life.
Supanova Comic Con celebrates the worlds of film and television, fantasy, comic books, anime, sci-fi, cartoons, books, gaming and collectables. The event is set over three days and features Supa-Star celebrities, cosplay (costume-role play), fan […]

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Halloween Treasure Hunt | Mitcham Square | 31 Oct 2019

[ October 31, 2019; ]
Halloween Treasure Hunt at Mitcham Square
Fun, FREE Halloween event at Mitcham Square Shopping Centre.
Take along your little ghosts, witches, warlocks and monsters for some ghoulish fun at Mitcham Square Shopping Centre on Halloween evening, Thursday 31 October.

Kids love Halloween so Mitcham Square have organised a fun event in their centre to celebrate. Make sure to […]

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Reynella Christmas Pageant | 13 Dec 2019

[ December 13, 2019; ]
Reynella Christmas Pageant
This year marks the third “twilight Reynella Christmas Pageant”.
The pageant follows along the long tradition of Christmas Pageants that used to be held in Old Reynella, almost a decade ago (although previously a different day, different procession plan etc). It will be a Christmas Family Fun Day – with affordable food, drink and […]

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Fullarton Christmas Craft Fair | 16 & 17 November 2019

[ November 16, 2019 to November 17, 2019. ]
Fullarton Christmas Craft Fair
The Fullarton Christmas Craft Fair will be held in November on Saturday 16 and Sunday 17 at the Fullarton Community Centre.
With humble beginnings on the front veranda of an eastern suburb’s house, The Fullarton Christmas Craft Fair is now in it’s 38th year, and is now held at the Fullarton Park Community […]

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Food Truck Carnivale in Semaphore | 29 Nov – 1 Dec 2019

[ November 29, 2019 to December 1, 2019. ]
Food Truck Carnivale in Semaphore
The Food Truck Carnivale is on the move again and heading to Semaphore Beach for the 2019 Australian Beach Games
Over one huge weekend at Semaphore, Australian Beach Games will combine with Food Truck Carnivale to offer all ages an exciting multisport festival. Imagine playing the sport you love with your mates, […]

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Marion Outdoor Pool Open Day | 10 Nov 2019

[ November 10, 2019; ]
Marion Outdoor Pool Open Day
Marion Outdoor Pool will be hosting an open day filled with fun activities and food for the whole family on Sunday 10 November 2019. There will be a range of food vans on site on the day and a special $3 entry fee per person all day.
Activities and attractions

Free activities 11 […]

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Macclesfield Strawberry Fete | 24 Nov 2019

[ November 24, 2019; ]  

Macclesfield Strawberry Fete
The 92nd Macclesfield Strawberry Fete will be held on Sunday 24 November on Davenport Square, Macclesfield, from 9:30am.
There will be something for everyone with a live band, children’s activities, agility dog performances, and of course food and strawberries galore. Enjoy the variety of market stalls and a wide range of strawberry produce.

In conjunction […]

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Launch of Accessible Henley | SA’s First Total Wheelchair Accessible Beach | 19 Oct 2019

[ October 19, 2019; ]
Making Henley Beach Accessible
Henley Beach is the first totally accessible beach in South Australia, featuring beach wheelchairs, beach mats available 24/7 and the new Changing Places, a facility to assist those with high support needs and their families and carers.
Celebrate the launch of summer activities and accessible Henley with the City of Charles Sturt and Henley […]

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Walkerville Miniature Christmas Pageant | 13-17 Nov 2019

[ November 13, 2019 to November 17, 2019. ]
Walkerville Miniature Christmas Pageant
The 2019 Walkerville Miniature Christmas Pageant will take place at the Walkerville Town Hall from November 13 to 17.
A delightful collection of over 60 miniature Christmas pageant floats, many with their very own on-board movement and sound, displayed on a lined roadway within the Walkerville Town Hall.  This is a lovely community […]

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Spectacular Sundays at Carrick Hill | Third Sunday of Each Month

[ October 20, 2019; ]
Spectacular Sundays at Carrick Hill
Spectacular Sundays is an ongoing program taking place on the third Sunday of each month.
Carrick Hill’s third Spectacular Sundays program will take place on 20 October with a Garden Party theme. Admission is free with free parking onsite and wheel chair and pram access.

The day includes traditional storytelling on the Children’s […]

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Torrens Transit Carols by Candlelight | Elder Park Adelaide | 7 Dec 2019

[ December 7, 2019; ]
Torrens Transit Carols by Candlelight
On Saturday 7 December 2019, Elder Park will host South Australia’s largest Christmas concert – the 75th Torrens Transit Carols by Candlelight.
It’s one of the most exciting times of the year, as families get out their rugs and picnic gear to join their family and friends at what has become one […]

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Christmas Lights Festive Nights

Christmas Lights, Festive Nights | Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga | 13 – 22 Dec 2019

[ December 13, 2019 to December 22, 2019. ]
Christmas Lights, Festive Nights
Enjoy 10 magical evenings of activities and entertainment at Christmas Lights, Festive Nights in Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga. With so much on offer, the City of Adelaide have curated a different program for every night.
Activities & Entertainment

Sit in Santa’s sleigh led by Rudolph made from LEGO® bricks
Shop at Christmas markets (Saturdays & […]

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Flinders Chase National Park Centenary – Kangaroo Island | Oct 2019

[ October 1, 2019 to October 31, 2019. ]
Flinders Chase National Park Centenary
National Parks and Wildlife Service South Australia (NPWSSA) is celebrating the 100 year anniversary of Flinders Chase National Park. There will be free entry to Flinders Chase National Park on 12 of October, as well as camping discounts during October.
Flinders Chase National Park was the second national park to be declared […]

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Halloween in the City of Adelaide | 25 Oct – 2 Nov 2019

[ October 25, 2019 to November 2, 2019. ]

Spooktacular ways to celebrate Halloween
If you’re looking for ideas on how to celebrate Halloween this year, here are the top picks for a Spooktacular time in the city of Adelaide
From zany zoo visits and cooky crafts to terrifying trails and devilish dodgeball – there’s something that will be sure to raise the hairs for all […]

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Wail at the Gaol – Escape Trail | Halloween Event | Adelaide Gaol | 26 & 27 Oct 2019

[ October 26, 2019 to October 27, 2019. ]
Wail at the Gaol – Escape Trail
Halloween will have a spooktacular twist this year as the Adelaide Gaol leads you on a daring adventure through its haunted walls with a two day special edition of their popular Escape Trail.
Take your little ghosts and goblins for a day sure to entertain, with children able to explore […]

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Great Duck Race

The Great Duck Race | Strathalbyn | 10 Nov 2019

[ November 10, 2019; ]
The Great Duck Race in Strathalbyn
On the second Sunday in November each year, the Great South Australian Duck Race is held in the Soldiers Memorial Park at the beautiful township of Strathalbyn. 2019 is the 30th anniversary of the Great Duck Race
The event officially commences at 10am, and includes a variety of stalls, food and […]

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Food Truck Carnivale | Seaford | 8-10 Nov 2019

[ November 8, 2019 to November 10, 2019. ]
Food Truck Carnivale in Seaford
The Food Truck Carnivale is on the move again and heading to Commercial and Seaford Roads in Seaford.
The free family friendly event from 8-10 November will create an all-inclusive experience through delicious food offerings, wine, breweries, fun live entertainment, amusements and an open air cinema.

The event is the first of its […]

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Official Opening of Mitchell Park Oval Playground | 15 Oct 2019

[ October 15, 2019; 11:00 am; ]
Official Opening of Mitchell Park Oval Playground
The Mitchell Park Oval Playground has been upgraded and will be officially opened to the public on Tuesday 15 October 2019 at 11am.
Families and members of the community are invited to celebrate the opening of this new look reserve with a free barbeque. Children will be able to enjoy […]

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Day at the Park – Hit107 Free Family Event | Jubilee Park Port Noarlunga | 12 Oct 2019

[ October 12, 2019; ]
Hit107 Super Cool School Holidays – Day at the Park, Free Family Event
Adelaide’s Hit107 is hosting a free event for families at Jubilee Park in Port Noarlunga on Saturday 12 October.
The Hit107 Black Thunders will be at Jubilee Park and there will be plenty of fun activities including an inflatable soccer arena thanks to Soccajoeys […]

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Lighting of the Christmas Tree | Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga | 16 Nov 2019

[ November 16, 2019; ]
Lighting of the Christmas Tree – Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga
Enjoy a magical evening of free entertainment at the Lighting of the Christmas Tree in Victoria Square. This is a fantastic event for all ages with music, food and fun family activities.
Celebrate the start of the Christmas season as the City of Adelaide flicks the big switch to turn […]

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Sea Shepherd Adelaide’s Ocean Defence Tour | Stepney | 2 Nov 2019

[ November 2, 2019; ]
Sea Shepherd Adelaide’s Ocean Defence Tour
The annual Sea Shepherd Australia Ocean Defence Tour is coming to Adelaide with a family friendly event in November.
The Ocean Lovers Family Friendly afternoon will be a great event for families to attend with official Sea Shepherd merchandise for sale, live music, vegan food and licensed bar plus a chance […]

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OzAsia Festival 2019 – Family Friendly Events & Shows | 17 Oct – 3 Nov 2019

[ October 17, 2019 to November 3, 2019. ]
OzAsia Festival 2019
OzAsia Festival is Australia’s leading contemporary arts festival engaging with Asia. Family-friendly events include the spectacular Moon Lantern Parade, the enticing Lucky Dumpling Market plus unique performances from around the globe.
Thirty-five Adelaide exclusives including five world-first performances and 22 Australian premieres are among 60 events being held as part of Adelaide Festival Centre’s […]

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Adelaide Colour Frenzy | Fun Walk/Run | Bonython Park | 17 Nov 2019

[ November 17, 2019; ]
Adelaide Colour Frenzy at Bonython Park
On Sunday 17 November 2019, Colour Frenzy will be holding a Fun Walk/Run at Bonython Park.  As well as a colourful fun run, there will be market stalls, free face painting, free jumping castle and more.

The event starts at 7am, with the fun run warm up starting at 8:15am and […]

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Rymill Park Quentin Kenihan Inclusive Playspace | Inclusive Play Day | 13 Oct 2019

[ October 13, 2019; ]
Quentin Kenihan Playspace – Inclusive Play Day 13 October 2019
A new inclusive playspace is being built in Rymill Park / Murlawirrapurka (Park 14) and the City of Adelaide is seeking your thoughts on what you think will create a great play experience for people of all ages and abilities.
Share your ideas for the new inclusive […]

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Light the Night Adelaide | University of Adelaide Maths Lawns | 11 Oct 2019

[ October 11, 2019; ]
Light the Night for the Leukaemia Foundation
Let’s shine a light on blood cancer.
Light the Night is the Leukaemia Foundation’s beautiful evening lantern walk, where Australians come together and transform the darkness into a sea of glowing light to give hope to all those impacted by blood cancer.

It’s your night to walk beside those facing their […]

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Tarnanthi

Tarnanthi | Celebration of Aboriginal & Torres Strait Islander Art & Culture | 17 Oct 2019 – 27 Jan 2020

[ October 17, 2019 to January 27, 2020. ] [caption id="attachment_120274" align="alignnone" width="630"] Ryan Presley, Marri Ngarr people, Northern Territory, born 1987, Alice Springs, Northern Territory, Blood Money – Infinite Dollar Note – Dundalli, Commemorative, 2018, Brisbane, watercolour on paper; Collection of Bernard Shafer, Image courtesy the artist and the Museum of Contemporary Art Australia, © Ryan Presley, photo: Carl Warner.[/caption]
Tarnanthi – Australia’s largest […]

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Elizabeth Rise Community Centre 5th Birthday Party | 9 Oct 2019

[ October 9, 2019; ]
Elizabeth Rise Community Centre 5th Birthday Party
Elizabeth Rise Community Centre are having their 5th Birthday celebration on Wednesday 9 October from 12-3pm. This will be a family friendly, party atmosphere and there will be lots of FREE entertainment.  Tickets are not required – just take your family and friends and go along.

The Elizabeth Rise Community […]

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Doggy Day at the Beach | Henley Square | 5 Oct 2019

[ October 5, 2019; ]
Doggy Day at the Beach
Doggy Day at the Beach is an annual fun-filled, educational event for dogs and their humans at Henley Square.
City of Charles Sturt’s huge annual event, Doggy Day at the Beach is on again this year. The pooch-tastic event for all members of the family, celebrates responsible dog ownership and coincides with […]

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Pirates of Port Adelaide Family Treasure Hunt | 6 Oct 2019

[ October 6, 2019; ]
Pirates of Port Adelaide Family Treasure Hunt
Now in its 6th year, the Pirates of Port Adelaide Kids Treasure Hunt is back for one day only on Sunday 6 October 2019.
If your little ones are into dress-ups, pirates, mermaids, mermen, ships, treasure hunts and riddles then this is the perfect Sunday activity.
Avast, Me Hearties, th’ pirate […]

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Halloween at SASMEE Park | Millswood | 2 Nov 2019

[ November 2, 2019; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Halloween at SASMEE Park
For the second year in a row, SASMEE Park in Millswood will be magically transformed into an eerie wonderland.
On the evening of Saturday 2 November 2019, join SASMEE Park for a special spooky twilight run – and you might find dancing skeletons, mysterious floating boats and, of course, tiny ghost trains.

Gates open […]

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Less to Landfill October | Adelaide Waste Collective | Oct 2019

[ October 1, 2019 to October 31, 2019. ]
Less to Landfill October – Adelaide Waste Collective – Ideas Into Action
Did you know we are send about 17,000 tonnes of waste to landfill every week in the Adelaide metropolitan area alone? Most of what we put in landfill bins could be recycled, composted or avoided altogether.
Councils and businesses are paying significant amounts to manage […]

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Powerful Short Film in Support for Dolly’s Dream | Sep 2019

Are your words doing damage? – Short film for Dolly’s Dream created by a 15-year old
This video made for Dolly’s Dream by 15-year-old filmmaker Charlotte McLaverty contains a powerful message.
Amy “Dolly” Everett was the victim of bullying and ended her young life at just 14 years of age. Dolly’s Dream has been established by her […]

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Playgroup on the Green | Civic Park | 11 Nov 2019

[ November 11, 2019; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Playgroup on the Green at Civic Park
Playgroup on the Green at Civic Park in Modbury is a huge outdoor event with fun for everyone.
Featuring all your Playgroup favourites including face painting, messy play, crafts, sensory play, baby-zone and physical play.
There will be something for all ages, including a coffee van for the adults. Hosted by […]

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Playgroup at the Zoo | 1 Nov 2019

[ November 1, 2019; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Playgroup at the Zoo
Playgroup SA’s annual membership event returns to Adelaide Zoo on Friday 1 November, 2019.
There will be an abundance of activities including children’s entertainers, baby zone, face painting, Playgroup activities, imaginative play and much more.
There are a limited amount of discounted event tickets available.
Tickets will be released soon via the Playgroup SA website […]

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The Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour | Adelaide | 25 Sep 2019

[ September 25, 2019; 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour – Trophy Visit at St Patrick’s Technical College
This year, communities around the nation and the world have been provided with the opportunity to experience the magic of the Lexus Melbourne Cup, and hear the many stories connected with Australia’s greatest horse-race.
More than 75 communities applied to host the $200,000 trophy in […]

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Variety Children’s Zoo | Adelaide Zoo | Opening 28 Sep 2019

[ September 28, 2019; ]
Variety Children’s Zoo to open in time for October school holidays!
Adelaide Zoo’s new Variety Children’s Zoo will open on Saturday, 28 September 2019 and is set to be an amazing play space for kids filled with interactive areas that allow them to get closer than ever to some of the zoo’s most popular residents.
Built with […]

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Semaphore Carousel 90th Birthday Celebration | 6 Oct 2019

[ October 6, 2019; ]
Semaphore Carousel 90th Birthday Celebration
Rotary celebrates the 90th birthday of the Semaphore Carousel by fundraising for Australian Rotary Health.  On Sunday 6 October enjoy $2 rides, BBQ, veteran car display, facepainting and much more.

The Semaphore Carousel has been a resident of the Semaphore Foreshore since 1938.  It is believed to be the largest operating carousel in […]

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Falie Family Fun Day & Light Show | Port Adelaide | 29 Sep 2019

[ September 29, 2019; ]
Falie Family Fun Day & Light Show
The Historic Ketch Falie (HKF) is celebrating 100 years with a family fun day on Sunday 29 September 2019.  In addition to their usual onboard open day experience, there will be a variety of additional activities on offer.

Illuminart will be illuminating the ship itself, with light and storytelling projection […]

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