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The Spookhouse Halloween Lock-In | The Beachouse | 29-31 Oct 2020

[ October 29, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
The Beachouse Presents: The Spookhouse Halloween Lock-In
The Spookhouse is an all ages lock-in event hosted by The Beachouse in Glenelg featuring a full 2 hours of play.  There will be loads of activities for kids to enjoy and prizes for those who attend in the best costumes.  Along with special guests and characters, there will […]

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Host a Girls’ Night In | Cancer Council | Oct 2020

[ October 24, 2020; ]
Host a Girls’ Night In and support women affected by cancer.
Catch up. Raise funds. Save lives.  Cancer Council is calling on women across Australia to host a Girls’ Night In this October to raise funds for all women affected by breast or gynaecological cancers.
Sisters supporting sisters is a powerful thing. Not only is hosting a […]

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Peter Combe Greatest Hits Show | Something on Saturday | 12 Dec 2020

[ December 12, 2020; ]
Peter Combe Greatest Hits Show 2020
All of Peter Combe’s greatest hits LIVE at Her Majesty’s Theatre plus Something on Saturday returns to Adelaide Festival Centre.
For the first time, legendary children’s entertainer Peter Combe OAM will perform all of his best songs in the one magical live performance at the stunning Her Majesty’s Theatre.
Tickets are now […]

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Tourism Vouchers for South Australians | From Oct 15 2020

[ October 15, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Tourism Vouchers for South Australians – the Government of South Australia’s shout towards your next Staycation.
Travel vouchers worth up to $100 will be offered to South Australians to use towards accommodation across the state. This is part of a significant tourism stimulus package to further boost the visitor economy and local jobs.
The Marshall Government’s $4 […]

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Live Music and Silent Disco | Hallett Cove Shopping Centre | Sep & Oct 2020

[ September 30, 2020 to October 3, 2020. October 6, 2020 1:09 pm to October 9, 2020 1:10 pm. ]
Live Music and Silent Disco at Hallett Cove Shopping Centre
Step into spring and feel the beats at Hallett Cove Shopping Centre these school holidays.
LIVE & unplugged | Wednesday 30 September, Thursday 1 Friday 2 & Saturday 3 October 2020
Enjoy live music performances by local Hallett Cove artists (stage located next to Woolworths from 1pm – […]

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Win a $50 Dining Voucher | Gilles Plains Shopping Centre | 25 Sep-11 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Win a $50 Dining Voucher at Gilles Plains Shopping Centre
Keep the kids’ appetite satisfied and hunger at bay these school holidays at Gilles Plains Shopping Centre 
From Friday 25 September until Sunday 11 October 2020, Gilles Plains Shopping Centre will be giving away 1 in 10 $50 dining vouchers to spend at participating retailers.

To enter, please […]

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Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous | On Netflix 18 Sep 2020

[ September 18, 2020; ]
Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous
Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous follows a group of six teenagers chosen for a once-in-a-lifetime experience at a new adventure camp on the opposite side of Isla Nublar. But when dinosaurs wreak havoc across the island, the campers are stranded. Unable to reach the outside world, they’ll need to go from strangers to […]

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DreamBIG Children’s Festival | 19-29 May 2021

[ May 19, 2021 to May 29, 2021. ]
DreamBIG Children’s Festival 2021
DreamBIG Children’s Festival will inspire curiosity and wonder as children reconnect and return to the world of arts, with the 2021 school program unveiled today.
One of the first festivals to be announced for South Australia since COVID-19 restrictions began, more than 50 shows, events and workshops will be on offer during the […]

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Nature Bingo Live | Nature Festival | 30 Sep 2020

[ September 30, 2020; 10:00 am to 11:00 am. ]
Learn more about the local flora and fauna around Taperoo Dunes.
The Port Environment Centre has created a nature bingo sheet to help you learn to identify local beach and dune species. The adventure trail sheet is also available for youngsters to get in touch with the different species they may encounter.
This event is part of the […]

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Glenelg Beach Clean | Sea Shepherd’s Marine Debris Campaign | 26 Sep 2020

[ September 26, 2020; ]
Sea Shepherd’s Marine Debris Campaign at Glenelg Beach
It’s been around 6 months since Sea Shepherd’s Marine Debris Campaign team held a full-scale public beach clean but they’re back and everyone’s invited to share a little ocean love.
The event will be part of SA’s inaugural Festival of Nature and will also feature a story to be […]

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Free October School Holiday Activities at Churchill Centre | Sep-Oct 2020

[ September 30, 2020 to October 4, 2020. October 7, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Free October School Holiday Activities at Churchill Centre 
Spring has Sprung at Churchill Centre these school holidays with FREE activities. Kids can decorate a bug catcher during the first week of school holidays and decorate a flower pot during the second week.
Week 1: Decorate a Bug Catcher

Wednesday 30 September – Saturday 3 October 2020 | […]

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Tasting Australia | Adelaide, South Australia | 30 Apr – 9 May 2021

[ April 30, 2021 to May 9, 2021. ]
Tasting Australia to return in Autumn 2021
Australia’s premier eating and drinking festival will not be held in October 2020 as planned, but they are excited to announce that it will return in 2021, from Friday 30 April – Sunday 9 May.

They believe that delaying Tasting Australia to 2021 will give businesses the time they need […]

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Sunday Sessions | Mount Barker Skate Park | 18 Oct, 15 Nov & 20 Dec 2020

[ October 18, 2020; November 15, 2020; December 20, 2020; ]
Sunday Sessions at the Mount Barker Skate Park
Want to learn how to skate or scooter?
Learn from accredited coach, Darryl Harvey, at the Sunday Sessions program at Mount Barker Skate Park. Programs are based around skill development, challenging yourself and skatepark etiquette.
Skateboard, scooter  and BMX sessions are held on the third Sunday of the month. Make […]

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Autism-Friendly Sensory Sessions | SA Maritime Museum | 19 & 20 Sep 2020

[ September 19, 2020 to September 20, 2020. ]
Autism-Friendly Sensory Sessions in the SA Maritime Museum
The SA Maritime Museum will be holding Autism-Friendly Sensory Sessions on Saturday 19 & Sunday 20 September. The Museum will open at 8.30 am on both Saturday and Sunday where families can come in and experience a quieter visit that is more relaxing and less crowded.
The lighting will be […]

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Learn2Swim Week | Free Lesson | 25 Sep – 4 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 4, 2020. ]
Learn2Swim Week – Free Lesson for Children Under Five
Learn2Swim Week 2020 will be held during the Spring school holidays from 25 September – 4 October 2020.
An initiative of Poolwerx, Learn2Swim Week is a national awareness campaign aimed at educating parents on the importance of teaching kids under five to swim. It provides the opportunity to […]

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RSPCA Cupcake Day | Adelaide | 26 Oct 2020

[ October 26, 2020; ]
RSPCA Cupcake Day – Bake to fight animal cruelty
Are you ready to get your bake on? Cupcake Day will be returning on Monday 26 October 2020, so grab your apron and preheat those ovens – it’s time to take a stand against animal cruelty.
While they were planning to bake for change in August, they’ve opted […]

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2020 State of Origin Series | Adelaide Oval | 4 Nov 2020

[ November 4, 2020; ]
2020 State of Origin Series Game 1 at Adelaide Oval
The 2020 State of Origin series between New South Wales and Queensland will kick-off in Adelaide for the first time in history after the National Rugby League (NRL) finalised venues for the Men’s and Women’s series.
Adelaide Oval will host the opening State of Origin match on […]

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Adelaide Family Show | Adelaide | 15 Oct – 8 Nov 2020

[ October 15, 2020; ]
Adelaide Family Show
The Adelaide Family Show will feature rides, showbags, food, entertainment, an animal nursery and carnival games and will be held from 15 October to 8 November 2020 at Edwards Park, Adelaide.

Dates & Sessions
Thursday 15 October – Sunday 8 November 2020

Thursday and Friday | 6pm – 9pm
Saturday | 10am – 1pm, 1pm […]

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Beer & BBQ Festival – HomeBrewed | Adelaide Showground | 4-6 Dec 2020

[ December 4, 2020 to December 6, 2020. ]
Beer & BBQ Festival 2020 – HomeBrewed
The team behind Beer & BBQ Festival will return to Adelaide this year for a summer version of their much-loved festival, titled BBF HomeBrewed.
The event will offer a jam-packed line up of predominantly South Australian talent (plus a few interstate buddies), with local brewers, BBQ legends and musicians coming […]

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Storytime at Carrick Hill | 7 & 8 Oct 2020

[ October 7, 2020 to October 8, 2020. ]
Storytime at Carrick Hill
An hour of stories celebrating the CSCA Book Week theme “Curious Creature, Wild Minds” & linked to the Story Book Trail.
Aimed at 4-8 year olds, but suitable for younger and older children, Storytime at Carrick Hill will include a takeaway bag of related craft activities and a discount voucher from Pegi Williams […]

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Adelaide Bug Festival | South Australia | 4-7 Feb 2021

[ February 4, 2021 to February 7, 2021. ]
The Adelaide Bug Festival
The Adelaide Bug Festival exhibition will feature various giant, moving, hissing and clicking insects and creatures from different parts of the world. Imagine this: a 6m tarantula or a 6m scorpion from head to tail.
The Adelaide Bug Festival is a new exhibition that will be held in Adelaide from 4-7 February 2021.
The […]

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Mix102.3 Holiday Fun Fair | Bonython Park | 25 Sep – 5 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 5, 2020. ]
Mix102.3 Adelaide Holiday Fun Fair
The Mix102.3 Holiday Fun Fair will have a fantastic range of amusement rides the whole family will enjoy as well as sideshow games, and all your favourite showbags and food trucks.
The fair will be held during the spring school holidays from Friday 25 September to Monday 5 October 2020 (also includes a long […]

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Cirkidz School Holiday Program | Bowden | 28 Sep – 9 Oct 2020

[ September 28, 2020 to October 2, 2020. October 6, 2020 to October 9, 2020. ]      
Cirkidz School Holiday Program – Spring 2020
Treat your kids to a Cirkidz Circus workshop to burn off pent-up energy while learning real circus skills from Cirkidz fun and friendly trainers. There is a range of programs to choose from with morning, afternoon and full-day sessions. Cirkidz have also modified their program to make […]

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Big Walk For Little Kids | Raising Funds for Children Facing Cancer | Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Big Walk for Little Kids
Camp Quality is encouraging South Australians to walk big for kids facing cancer this October. 
National children’s cancer charity, Camp Quality, has launched ‘Big Walk For Little Kids’ – a brand-new, COVID-safe walking challenge to raise much-needed funds to support children facing cancer.

The inaugural event suits all fitness levels and asks everyday […]

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Astro Kid | In Adelaide Cinemas 17 Sep 2020

[ September 17, 2020; ]
Astro Kid | In Cinemas 17 September 2020
An out of this world adventure, ASTRO KID is coming to Australian cinemas this September school holidays.
Following the destruction of their spaceship, ten-year-old Willy becomes separated from his parents while travelling through the galaxy. As his rescue capsule lands on a wild and unexplored planet, he befriends the […]

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The 91-Storey Treehouse Live On Stage | Adelaide Festival Centre | 28 Sep – 2 Oct 2020

[ September 28, 2020 to October 2, 2020. ]
The 91-Storey Treehouse Live on Stage! at the Adelaide Festival Centre
Presented by CDP Kids
Andy and Terry’s Treehouse has reached an amazing 91 Stories! It’s now more fantastically dangerous than ever, with a deserted desert island, a whirlpool, and a giant spider!
But Andy, Terry and Jill have no idea they’re about to face their biggest challenge […]

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Free Fun by Scouts SA | Show Time | Sep 2020

[ September 1, 2020 to September 30, 2020. ]
Free Fun
Roll up to all the fun of the show but at home.
The Show isn’t happening this year but there’s no reason not to make your own show fun at home thanks to Free Fun – Home Delivered. Free Fun is a monthly (free of course) subscription offering with a host of fun activities sent […]

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Repair Cafe | Tea Tree Gully Library | 12 Sep, 10 Oct & 14 Nov 2020

[ September 12, 2020; October 10, 2020; November 14, 2020; ]
Repair Cafe at the Tea Tree Gully Library
This is a FREE community event aiming to divert household items away from landfill. 
Broken? Don’t throw it out. Let the volunteers at Tea Tree Gully Library try and fix it first. Take along your electronics, shoes, clothing, furniture, jewellery, mechanical and general repairs.

This is a free community event aimed […]

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2020 Adelaide Christmas Pageant | Adelaide Oval | 14 Nov 2020

[ November 14, 2020; ]
2020 National Pharmacies Adelaide Christmas Pageant – Adelaide Oval
This year’s Christmas Pageant is going ahead and will be held at the Adelaide Oval on Saturday 14 November.
In a historical first for the 88th Adelaide Christmas Pageant, it will be a twilight event featuring all your favourite floats parading around the arena, plus dance and carols, […]

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The Secret Garden | In Adelaide Cinemas 17 Sep 2020

[ September 17, 2020; ]
The Secret Garden | In Cinemas Thursday 17 September 2020
The Secret Garden tells the story of Mary Lennox (Dixie Egerickx), a prickly and unloved 10-year-old girl, born in India to wealthy British parents.
When they die suddenly, she is sent back to England to live with her uncle, Archibald Craven (Academy Award® and BAFTA-winner Colin Firth) […]

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Adelaide Multicultural Eid Festival | Adelaide Showground | 12 & 13 Sep 2020

[ September 12, 2020 to September 13, 2020. ]
Adelaide Multicultural Eid Festival
Adelaide’s biggest Eid Festival is back with a Covid-safe, SA Health approved weekend of family fun.
This self-funding, not for profit community event draws and binds people of all different cultures and ethnic backgrounds together during this great celebration time. It is also a chance for non-Muslim Australians to be exposed to Muslim […]

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Sustainable September | Adelaide Central Market | 1-30 Sep 2020

[ September 1, 2020 to September 30, 2020. ]  
Sustainable September – Adelaide Central Market
The Adelaide Central Market is taking some simple steps towards becoming a more sustainable community and reducing our environmental impact through how we shop, cook and live.
For the month of September, they’ll be highlighting some of the great eco-friendly products available at the market, sharing lots of tips and recipes […]

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Tarnanthi | Open Hands | Art Gallery of SA | 16 Oct – 31 Jan 2021

[ October 16, 2020 to January 31, 2021. ] [caption id="attachment_138409" align="alignnone" width="630"] Naomi Hobson, Southern Kaantju/Umpila people, Queensland, born 1978, from the series Adolescent Wonderland, 2019, Coen, Queensland, Courtesy the artist and Redot Fine Art Gallery[/caption]
Tarnanthi 2020
The Art Gallery of South Australia has announced the exhibition Open Hands for this year’s Tarnanthi, AGSA’s annual celebration of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art. […]

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Bay City Rolling | Roller-skating at Glenelg | 25 Sep – 12 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 12:00 pm to October 12, 2020 12:00 pm. ]
Bay City Rolling – School Holiday Roller-skating at Glenelg
Bay City Rolling is a new roller-skating event debuting in Glenelg for the October school holidays. Strap on your skates and go roller-skating under an opened marquee with views of the beach. A great affordable family experience for all ages and three weekends of roller-disco fun. Tickets […]

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October School Holiday Show | Port Adelaide Plaza | Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020 to October 3, 2020. October 8, 2020 to October 9, 2020. ]
October School Holiday Show!
Head to Port Adelaide Plaza this school holidays for the October School Holiday Show with free showbags, balloons, show amusements plus you can meet the Avengers
Free Showbags, Balloons and Show Amusements
Enjoy FREE showbags and balloons and $2pp show amusements (180 showbags available each day).

Dates & Times

Thursday 1 October 2020 | 11am-3pm

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Walk to D’Feet MND | Fundraiser Walk | North Adelaide | 25 Oct 2020

[ October 25, 2020; ]
Walk to D’Feet MND
This major event symbolises the hope that one day this dreadful disease will be defeated whilst serving as a memorial to those lost to MND.
Walk to D’Feet MND is a 5km walk or roll, raising money to support local people living with motor neurone disease. By registering and fundraising through your online […]

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Amazing Drumming Monkeys | Marion Cultural Centre | 1 Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020; ]
Amazing Drumming Monkeys at the Marion Cultural Centre
For over 10 years The Amazing Drumming Monkeys have entertained thousands of children (and adults), at thousands of events around Australia and abroad.
This is an adorable little variety show aimed at 1 – 8 year olds, and is also great entertainment for all ages. The 2 monkey puppets […]

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Professor Flint’s ‘Eromanga: Life in the Prehistoric Sea’ | Marion Cultural Centre | 29 Sep 2020

[ September 29, 2020; ]
Professor Flint’s ‘Eromanga: Life in the Prehistoric Sea’
Travel back in time and dive beneath the The Eromanga Sea; the giant inland sea that once covered much of Australia.
Once there, be prepared to meet some of the strangest, most unique, and most peculiar inhabitants of planet Earth you’ve ever seen. From giant sea-monsters, to fish with […]

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Nature Festival | South Australia | 25 Sep – 4 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 4, 2020. ]
Nature Festival – A New Festival for South Australia
Nature Festival is a 10-day open-access festival celebrating the role nature plays in the identity of all South Australians. Expect family play experiences from Nature Play, outdoor yoga, public talks, and artistic installations. Nature Festival’s inaugural program hosts free and ticketed events dedicated to celebrating nature in […]

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Neo Full Moon: Teen Takeover | Art Gallery of South Australia | 31 Oct 2020

[ October 31, 2020; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Neo Full Moon: Teen Takeover at the Art Gallery of South Australia
Get ready to grab a friend, pull together a wild costume, and roll into a night of live music and performances at Neo Full Moon. The event is live at AGSA, with the option to experience it virtually.
Enjoy the sounds of South Australia’s top […]

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