Archive | Community Events RSS feed for this section

SA Museum’s Block Party | Adelaide | 15 & 22 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022; July 22, 2022; ]
Block Party at the SA Museum
Everything is awesome at the SA Museum’s Block Party!
Go along for a chock-a-block evening of family-friendly brick-inspired fun as they celebrate the world’s most loved toy at the SA Museum.  Marvel at the 3 metre LEGO® RSV Nuyina, then meet the South Australian brick experts from the Southern Bricks LEGO® Users […]

Continue Reading

Science Alive! | Adelaide Showground | 6 & 7 Aug 2022

[ August 6, 2022 to August 7, 2022. ]
Science Alive! 2022
Science Alive! is back in 2022 for all kinds of awesome. Go along for a fun family day out and discover how science and technology influences our everyday lives.
With over 60 exhibitors including all the big names in science and technology, experience interactive and dynamic displays, plus spectacular science shows and performances for […]

Continue Reading

Refugee Week | Healing | 19-25 Jun 2022

[ June 19, 2022 to June 25, 2022. ]
Refugee Week 2022 – Healing
Refugee Week is Australia’s peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society.
The Refugee Week theme in 2022 is Healing.  Australia and the rest of the world have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hit the reset button on how […]

Continue Reading

Salisbury Community Fun Day | 16 Jul 2022

[ July 16, 2022; ]
Salisbury Community Fun Day
Salisbury Community Fun Days are free, family friendly events showcasing the parks, reserves and spaces in the City of Salisbury.
This exciting FREE event will include a wide range of activities, providing an opportunity for kids and families to go along and try something new in an inclusive and fun environment.

Food and drink […]

Continue Reading
beats for wu presents 36ers vs christian brothers college

Beats for Wu Foundation | Adelaide 36ers’ Legends v CBC | Wayville | 18 Jun 2022

[ June 18, 2022; ]
Beats for Wu Lukasz Foundation Fundraising Event
Beats for Wu are excited to announce that they have organised a spectacular fundraising event at Wayville Basketball Courts with Adelaide 36ers & Adelaide Footy Legends taking on Christian Brothers College.
Adelaide 36ers Legends, supported by Adelaide Footy Legends will take on current and graduated students from Christian Brothers College. Don’t […]

Continue Reading

SAFFA | South African Festival For Australia | Brighton | 5 Nov 2022

[ November 5, 2022; ]
SAFFA: South African Festival For Australia 
With the SPRINGBOKS coming soon to Adelaide, it’s the time for South African spirit and celebration. 
The South African Festival for Australia will feature South African stalls, Boerewors King Competitions, rugby competitions, music, dancing, entertainment and more. Plus, there will be activities for the kids and plenty of food and drink […]

Continue Reading

Bike Sale | Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc. | 11 Jun 2022

[ June 11, 2022; ]
Bike Sale at Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc.
LYP’s Cadence program has been cranking of late with loads of enthusiastic young crew working alongside qualified bicycle mechanics to repair and make usable some of the countless bikes they get donated every day.
They find bikes in hard rubbish, get them donated and make every effort they can to […]

Continue Reading

Fork by the Fire | Bonython Park | 18 Jun 2022

[ June 18, 2022; ]
Fork by the Fire at Bonython Park
Join Fork on the Road for their family friendly season finale event – Fork by the Fire
Take along your family, friends and a blanket to Bonython Park for a winter warming afternoon featuring food trucks, live acoustic music, pop-up bars, kids activities and family entertainment on Saturday 18 June […]

Continue Reading

Our Footy, Our People, Our Stories | State Library of SA | 3 Jun – 16 Oct 2022

Our Footy, Our People, Our Stories at the State Library of South Australia
The great moments and achievements of the SANFL 
Immerse yourself in 145 years of great moments and achievements of the South Australian National Football League (SANFL) in this exciting new exhibition, Our Footy, Our People, Our Stories. The State Library is pleased to be partnering […]

Continue Reading

National Park City Month Family Friendly Events | City of Mitcham | Jun 22

Mitcham Celebrates Adelaide National Park City Month
The city of Mitcham is set to celebrate Adelaide becoming a National Park City with a series of events planned for June including some fantastic free family friendly activities like geocaching, nature themed activities and free tree trails.
Adelaide National Park City Month
Adelaide was formally declared a National Park City […]

Continue Reading

Government House Open Day & Light Projection | Adelaide | 2-5 Jun 2022

[ June 2, 2022 to June 5, 2022. ]
Government House Open Day & Nightly Illumination
Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II and explore the oldest Government House in Australia during their Open House.
From Thursday 2 June 2022, Government House will be transformed into a digital canvas to showcase images of Queen Elizabeth II throughout her 70-year reign in celebration of the Platinum Jubilee.

The gates […]

Continue Reading

SAHMRI’s Bright Walk | Adelaide | 23 Jul 2022

[ July 23, 2022; ]
SAHMRI’s Bright Walk 2022
Be part of the BRIGHT Walk on 23 July 2022 – an epic 21km night-time walking challenge coinciding with the Illuminate Adelaide Festival and raising money for lifesaving medical research at SAHMRI.
The BRIGHT Walk is a powerful, illuminated, one-night experience which challenges you to walk 21km at night in the middle of […]

Continue Reading

What’s On for Families & Kids in Adelaide this Long Weekend

[ June 11, 2022 to June 13, 2022. ]
What’s On for Families & Kids in Adelaide this Long Weekend – 11-13 June 2022
Play & Go is your FREE family friendly guide to Adelaide and your favourite resource for finding events and activities the kids will love.  This June long weekend we are spoilt for choice with so much happening in Adelaide!  There is […]

Continue Reading

Brighton Winter Solstice | Jetty Road | 18 Jun 2022

[ June 18, 2022; ]
Brighton Winter Solstice
Jetty Road, Brighton will be the place to be on Saturday 18 June to celebrate the winter solstice.
The street will come alive from 10am until 9pm with fire pits to keep you warm, live music and great food and wine by the street’s local traders.

Celebrate the winter solstice by supporting local Jetty Road […]

Continue Reading

Victor Harbor Winter WhaleFest | 11 Jun – 30 Jul 2022

[ June 11, 2022; ]
Victor Harbor WhaleFest 2022
Victor Harbor WhaleFest is a program of events celebrating the start of the whale season on the Fleurieu Peninsula.  
Whale Season has official begun in Victor Harbor with the first Southern Right Whale spotted out from the stunning Waitpinga cliffs in late May.  Join the month and a half long celebration of our […]

Continue Reading

Lumary City-Bay Fun Run | Adelaide to Glenelg 18 Sep 2022

[ September 18, 2022; ]
Lumary City-Bay Fun Run 2022
Back in 2022!  An iconic event in South Australia, each year thousands of participants run, walk, dance or wheelchair their way from the City to the Bay. 
At each fun run there are always the serious athletes, but overwhelmingly the majority of people are there for the fun. There will be people dressed […]

Continue Reading
bravehearts 777

Bravehearts 777 Marathon Adelaide | 28 Jun 2022

[ June 28, 2022; ]
Bravehearts 777 Marathon Adelaide
A mighty physical and mental challenge, where every day people and athletes alike take on 7 Marathons in 7 States in 7 Days.
Australia’s iconic endurance event, the Bravehearts 777 Marathon, is back for its eighth year with a mission to encourage more Australians to take on the physical challenge and fundraise – […]

Continue Reading

The Pool | Illuminate Adelaide | 15-31 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
The Pool – Illuminate Adelaide 2022
City Lights North Precinct Highlight
As part of the FREE City Lights program this July, The Pool by Artist Jen Lewin will take over the South Australian Museum lawn on North Terrace.

Merging the movements of individuals to create an overlapping and everchanging collage of light, The Pool is a giant field […]

Continue Reading
Adelaide Christmas Pageant mascots

Adelaide National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant | 12 Nov 2022

Adelaide’s National Pharmacies Pageant returning to Adelaide’s streets in 2022
The beloved National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant will parade through the streets of Adelaide this year to celebrate its 90th year. This follows two years as an arena spectacular at the Adelaide Oval due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
There will be 18 bands, 160 sets, 3,000 costumes, and […]

Continue Reading

Umbrella Festival | Adelaide & Regional SA | July 2022

[ July 1, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ]
Umbrella Festival 2022
Umbrella Festival is an open access live music festival presented by not-for-profit organisation, Music SA – who are delighted to bring Umbrella Festival back in 2022.
Umbrella Festival’s 2022 program has officially hit the streets with a massive local program of over 175 events statewide this season.  They will be celebrating the entire month […]

Continue Reading

Copper Coast Flame Festival | 27-29 May 2022

[ May 27, 2022 6:00 pm to May 29, 2022 6:00 pm. ]
Copper Coast Flame Festival 2022
A three-day festival showcasing local products and artisans throughout the Copper Coast.
The new and exciting Flame Festival, which stands for: food, light, art, music and entertainment, will be celebrated across Kadina, Moonta and Wallaroo.

The Copper Coast tourism team will be showcasing the talents of the Copper Coast local groups and artisans who […]

Continue Reading
barossa medieval fair

Barossa Medieval Fair | Lyndoch | 20-21 Aug 2022

[ August 20, 2022 to August 21, 2022. ]
Barossa Medieval Fair
The Barossa Medieval Fair will be returning to the Lyndoch Village Green in 2022 with this exciting family friendly event.
This year’s event promises to be a weekend of entertainment and fun for the whole family with loads to see and do.
Travel back in time and learn about medieval, dark ages and ancient history. […]

Continue Reading
john street family fun day

John Street Family Fun Day | Main Streets of Australia Week | 21 May 2022

[ May 21, 2022; ]
John Street Family Fun Day
With more than 2 million small businesses in Australia, and many of these on our main streets and in our business precincts, they do an enormous amount for the community, and we need this to continue.
There will be a family fun day held at John Street in Salisbury to celebrate one […]

Continue Reading
zahra foundation

Zahra Foundation Not A Lottery Fundraiser | 9 Jun 2022

[ June 9, 2022; ]
Zahra Foundation Not A Lottery Fundraiser with Rosie Batty, Jess Hill, & Arman Abrahimzadeh
The Not-A-Lottery fundraiser will be hosted by Jodie Oddy and you will get to hear from a formidable panel of speakers – Rosie Batty, Jess Hill, and founder & City of Adelaide Deputy Lord Mayor Arman Abrahimzadeh.
By supporting this event, you’ll be […]

Continue Reading
submergence by squidsoup illuminate adelaide

Submergence | Illuminate Adelaide | 15-31 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 31, 2022. ] [caption id="attachment_166986" align="alignnone" width="630"] Photo by Rikard Osterlund[/caption]
Using thousands of individual points of suspended light, Submergence by Squidsoup will engulf the corner of North Terrace and Kintore Avenue this July as part of Illuminate Adelaide and the FREE City Lights program.
Submergence is an all-encompassing walkthrough experience. Vividly presenting how virtual and physical worlds collide, immerse […]

Continue Reading

Wildlife Photographer of the Year | Adelaide Botanic Garden | Until 24 Jul 2022

[ April 14, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition 2022
For the first time in South Australia, you can gaze through the lens of some of the world’s best wildlife photographers and marvel at the beauty of our planet.
The world-renowned exhibition, on loan from the Natural History Museum in London, features exceptional images which capture fascinating animal behaviour, spectacular […]

Continue Reading

NAIDOC Week | Vili’s Donut Fundraiser | 3-10 Jul 2022

[ July 3, 2022 to July 10, 2022. ]
NAIDOC Week 2022
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 […]

Continue Reading

The Salvation Army City Kids | Secret Agents Day | 13 Jun 2022

[ June 13, 2022; ]  
The Salvation Army City Kids Secret Agents Day
Calling all Secret Agents – go along for puzzles, code cracking and other top secret fun on Monday 13 June 2022.
Recommended for ages 8 to 14, the Adelaide City Salvos are hosting a City Kids Day in the city on the June long weekend.  This is a free […]

Continue Reading
immersive guitar (1)

The Immersive Guitar | Adelaide Guitar Festival | 15 – 24 Jul 2022

[ July 15, 2022 to July 24, 2022. ]
The Immersive Guitar
Experience the tangible connection between music and architecture as the world’s largest acoustic guitar comes to Adelaide this winter.
This is a project at the intersection of science, engineering, music, and art, The Immersive Guitar encapsulates the true spirit of collaboration, creativity and innovation. The Immersive Guitar is an 11.5:1 scaled Classical Guitar, played […]

Continue Reading

Adelaide City Plunge | 26 & 27 Aug 2022

[ August 26, 2022 to August 27, 2022. ]
Adelaide City Plunge 2022
Take The Plunge to help raise $250,000 for Adelaide charities. 
Abseil 70 metres from the top of the InterContinental Hotel on North Terrace in Adelaide this August. Enjoy Adelaide’s best river views from the rooftop, challenge yourself and raise funds for those in our community who face far greater challenges on a daily […]

Continue Reading

Adelaide National Park City Month | June 2022

[ June 1, 2022 to June 30, 2022. ]
Adelaide National Park City Month
June will be a month-long celebration of Adelaide becoming a National Park City, with events being held across metropolitan South Australia.
The term ‘National Park City’ doesn’t mean a place that has a conservation framework like the usual national parks in Australia. Instead, National Park City is a global movement to create […]

Continue Reading
Hexadeca Rundle mall

HEXADECA in Rundle Mall | Adelaide | 14 May – 2 Jun 2022

[ May 14, 2022 to June 2, 2022. ]
HEXADECA in Rundle Mall – Spin, relax, stay a while.
After an enthralling debut at WOMADelaide 2022, HEXADECA has arrived in Rundle Mall with a dream-like installation of custom-built spinner seats, inviting exploration and interaction from participants from all walks of life.

People of all ages and abilities are encouraged to engage with the seats however they […]

Continue Reading

Hike for History | Mercedes College | 26 May 2022

[ May 26, 2022; ]
Hike for History and support future generations
Walk in the footsteps of Olympic medallists, world-class musicians, actors and even the Premier of South Australia.
Join Mercedes College for their exclusive ‘Hike for History’, part of May’s South Australia’s History Festival.  Limited to only 50 guests, this inaugural event will see participants enjoy a pre-hike coffee in the […]

Continue Reading
full stop

Full Stop. | FREE Period Awareness and Education Day for Girls | 28 May 2022

[ May 28, 2022; ]
Full Stop.
Girl Guides South Australia with support from the Commissioner for Young People and Children will host a FREE Period Awareness and Education Day for all girls aged 10-17.
Full Stop. is more than just period talk. They want to inspire their girls to be bold and confident, to not be ashamed or scared of their […]

Continue Reading

Adelaide’s Festival Theatre Shells Light Up with SA Art | Until 3 Jun 2022

[ April 22, 2022 to June 3, 2022. ] [caption id="attachment_166797" align="alignnone" width="630"] Artist: Cedric Varcoe, Photo credit: Simon Rogers[/caption]
Adelaide Festival Centre’s Iconic Festival Theatre Shells Light Up with SA Art
Adelaide Festival Centre’s iconic Festival Theatre shells come alive this Autumn.
The brand-new large scale animated projections have been designed by local South Australian artists, in a collaboration with the award-winning creative team Electric Canvas. […]

Continue Reading
tree planting festival

Tree Planting Festival | Monarto | 11 Jun 2022

[ June 11, 2022; ]
Tree Planting Festival 2022
Frahn’s Farm Annual Tree Planting Festival is back for 2022, hosted by the Adelaide University Rotaract Club. 
This is an opportunity for all the people who care about our planet and want to have an active role in saving native wildlife.  To help save our species, Bio·R reconstructs habitats that are built to […]

Continue Reading

SA Youth Week Events | 13-22 May 2022

[ May 13, 2022 to May 22, 2022. May 13, 2022 to May 22, 2022. ]
SA Youth Week 2022
SA Youth Week (SAYW) is South Australia’s biggest celebration of young people aged 12-25.
Held over 10 days from Friday 13 May to Sunday 22 May, SAYW recognises their ideas, talents and contributions and includes a wide range of events and activities by and for young people.

This important week aligns with the Connect […]

Continue Reading

Harbor Lights | Illuminate Adelaide | Victor Harbor | 26 Aug – 11 Sep 2022

[ August 26, 2022 to September 11, 2022. ]
Illuminate Adelaide: Harbor Lights
Harbor Lights will transform Victor Harbor across two weeks with a collection of immersive installations, lighting and mind-blowing projections.
Rug up, hit the pavement and follow the light as Illuminate Adelaide takes over the Victor Harbor foreshore.  One of the highlights of Harbor Lights is Craig Walsh’s, Monuments.

Night-time projections transform trees into sculptural […]

Continue Reading

Digital Garden | Illuminate Adelaide | Mt Gambier | 5-21 Aug 2022

[ August 5, 2022 to August 21, 2022. ]
Illuminate Adelaide: Digital Garden
Transforming Cave Garden with a series of experiences from renowned local and international artists, Digital Garden will light up winter in the South East of the state.
Building on its success in 2021, Digital Garden once again reimagines the cultural centre of Mount Gambier with captivating installations, projections, and interactive lighting.  A highlight […]

Continue Reading

BRIXPO | Event for LEGO® Fans | Adelaide | 9 & 10 Jul 2022

[ July 9, 2022 to July 10, 2022. ]
The Adelaide BRIXPO event for LEGO® Fans is back in 2022
Mark the dates in your calendar to visit BRIXPO during the July school holidays.
Tickets are now on sale for BRIXPO, an affordable, exciting and creative day out that the whole family can enjoy. BRIXPO is the newest LEGO® fan-run exhibition for Adelaide and South Australia and […]

Continue Reading
Back to Top