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Free School Holiday Fun – Animal Encounters | Port Adelaide Plaza | Jul 2020

[ July 8, 2020 to July 10, 2020. July 15, 2020 to July 17, 2020. ]
Free School Holiday Fun – Animal Encounters
Head to Port Adelaide Plaza these July School Holidays for free holiday fun – Animal Encounters!
Get up close and personal with a python, crocodile and lizard!

Plus colour-in and take home your own insect pencil case.
CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFO

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Port Adelaide […]

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Visit Kangaroo Island with SeaLink | Special Offers | Jun – Aug 2020

[ June 23, 2020 to August 31, 2020. ]
Welcome Back To Kangaroo Island
Now is the perfect time to make your way to Kangaroo Island with SeaLink. Whether it be a weekend getaway or even a week-long break, you’ll find so much to do for the whole family on KI.
You won’t find big crowds, but you will find wonderful wide open spaces, wildlife at […]

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Stirling Market Returns | Adelaide Hills | 28 Jun 2020

[ June 28, 2020; ]
The Stirling Market will be returning Sunday 28 June 2020
The Market Committee welcomes the return of the market in June 2020 and encourages all visitors and stallholders to practice social distancing and show respect to others.
The Stirling Market is usually held each month in Druid Avenue, Stirling, approximately 20 minutes up the South Eastern Freeway […]

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Alan Cumming announced as new Artistic Director for Adelaide Cabaret Festival | 11 – 16 Jun 2021

[ June 11, 2021 6:00 pm to June 26, 2021 6:00 pm. ]
Adelaide Festival Centre is thrilled to announce acclaimed cabaret and all-round performer, writer and social activist Alan Cumming as the Artistic Director for Adelaide Cabaret Festival 2021.
Alan Cumming will be the first-ever international Artistic Director in the festival’s history when Adelaide Cabaret Festival celebrates its 21st anniversary next year.  
His appointment was announced on the […]

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One & All Pirate Open Day & Tallship Cruise | Port Adelaide | 4 & 8 Jul 2020

[ July 4, 2020; July 8, 2020; ]
The One & All Tall Ship Open Day and Ship Ahoy 2 hour Tallship Cruise
See South Australia’s greatest sailing asset – The One & All during the July school holidays.
Be the inner pirate and get on board to see South Australia’s greatest sailing asset. Walk the decks, be at the ship’s helm, venture into the […]

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Walk A Mile Challenge | Hutt St Centre Adelaide | 7 Aug 2020

[ August 7, 2020; ]
Walk a Mile Challenge for the Hutt St Centre
Hutt St Centre is delighted to introduce the Walk a Mile Challenge for 2020.  While you are not able to gather together as a large group for the Walk a Mile in My Boots event – we can still come together while apart.

The challenge is to collectively […]

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Big Feelings in Families | FREE Parent Webinar | 22 Jun 2020

[ June 22, 2020; ]
Big Feelings in Families Webinar
Madhavi Nawana Parker will be presenting a FREE Parent Webinar for Fullarton Park Community Centre
Please note that this is an ONLINE event. 

If you struggle to know how to respond when your child experiences difficult feelings like anger, frustration, jealousy and worry, you’re not alone. One of the hardest things in a […]

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Adelaide School Holiday Ideas July

Adelaide July School Holiday Ideas – Winter Guide

[ July 4, 2020 to July 19, 2020. ]
Adelaide July School Holiday Guide – Winter 2020
Your guide to all the best activities & ideas in Adelaide for the July School Holidays.
South Australian Winter School Holidays: Saturday 4 July – Sunday 19 July 2020

To make it easier for you to find things for the kids to do during the school holidays, the Play & […]

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Textile Arts Workshop – Jewellery from Jeans | St Clair | 14 Jul 2020

[ July 14, 2020; ]
Learn what you can turn your old jeans into at this textile arts workshop.
The City of Charles Sturt will host a Textile Arts Workshop at the Brocas Youth Centre during the July school holidays.
This workshop is suitable for ages 12-20 years.
Please be aware that safe hygiene practises will apply and there will be restictions on […]

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SK8 Girls Beginners Skateboarding Session | St Clair Skate Park | 6 Jul 2020

[ July 16, 2020; ]
SK8 Girls Beginners Skateboarding Session
**SOLD OUT**
The City of Charles Sturt is hosting a girls only skateboarding session during the July school holidays.
 
Suitable for girls aged 12-18 years, they will learn how to skateboard in this girls only beginner session at the new St Clair Skate Park. Kids will be required to bring their own helmet […]

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SK8 Boys Beginners Skateboarding Session | St Clair Skate Park | 9 Jul 2020

[ July 9, 2020; ]
SK8 Boys Beginners Skateboarding Session
The City of Charles Sturt is hosting a boys only skateboarding session during the July school holidays.
Suitable for boys aged 12-18 years, they will learn how to skateboard in this boys only beginner session at the new St Clair Skate Park. Kids will be required to bring their own helmet and […]

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The Band of SA Police Clarinet Quartet | Livestream | 23 Jun 2020

[ June 23, 2020; ]
Band of SA Police Clarinet Quartet Livestreamed
Tune in and hear the Band of the SA Police Clarinet Quarted Livestreamed on the Marion Cultural Centre Facebook Page.

Playing a varied repertoire of baroque, classical, ragtime and popular music, the SAPOL Clarinet Quartet was formed in 1996.

Consisting of one bass clarinet and three B flat clarinets (or occasionally […]

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Winter Reds – Play With Fire | Adelaide Hills | 24-26 Jul 2020

[ July 24, 2020 to July 26, 2020. ]
Winter Reds – Play With Fire
Experience the warmth of the Adelaide Hills with open fires, red wines and rustic fare.
After concerns that the Winter Reds Festival would be unable to proceed due to COVID-19, the recent easing of restrictions has allowed Adelaide Hills wine producers to consider how they can still celebrate on the 24, 25 […]

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Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Safari Park Reopening | June 2020

[ June 22, 2020; June 29, 2020; ]
Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park Reopening
With COVID-19 restrictions slowly easing, the Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park are thrilled to announce they will reopen in time for the July School Holidays.
It has been nearly 90 days since Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Safari Park had to close their gates. On Monday, 22 June 2020 the […]

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School Holiday Program | Adelaide University Sports | 6-17 Jul 2020

[ July 6, 2020 to July 10, 2020. July 13, 2020 to July 17, 2020. ]
Adelaide University Sports July 2020 School Holiday Program
The AU Sports School Holiday Program focuses on building your child’s self-esteem, social skills and physical movement through fun and inclusive activities.
The activities range from a modified approach for kids to introduce them to different sports including basketball, tennis, athletics, soccer and other gross motor skill sports, ensuring they […]

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The Parking Lot Social | Adelaide | 3-13 Sep 2020

[ September 3, 2020 to September 13, 2020. ]
The Parking Lot Social is coming to Adelaide from 3-13 September 2020
Prepare to rethink everything you think you know about the drive-in experience.
The Parking Lot Social is a new touring event which packs a bunch of immersive and interactive entertainment into one incredible night out. Broadcast from the stage straight to your vehicle, think of it as a […]

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Skateboarding Safety Session | St Clair Skate Park | 24 & 25 Jun 2020

[ June 24, 2020; June 25, 2020; ]
Skateboarding Safety Sessions
Learn from SK8 Therapy how to use the new St Clair Skate Park safely and make sure you know your skate etiquette on Wednesday 24 & Thursday 25 June 2020 from 4:30pm – 5:30pm. The session will be suitable for ages 12 – 18 years. 

Participants will need to meet at The Brocas Youth […]

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Discounted Sushi at Kyoto Sushi in Rundle Mall | International Sushi Day | 18 Jun 2020

[ June 18, 2020; ]
Discounted Sushi Rolls in Rundle Mall
To celebrate International Sushi Day on Thursday 18 June 2020, Kyoto Sushi in Rundle Mall Plaza are offering discounted sushi rolls!
Kyoto Sushi has 78 kinds of sushi on offer and their discounted prices are available for one day only with both dine-in and takeaway options available.

Kyoto Sushi opened in July […]

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Refugee Week | Celebrating the Year of Welcome | 14-20 Jun 2020

[ June 14, 2020 to June 20, 2020. ]
Refugee Week 2020 – Celebrating the Year of Welcome – Online
Things are looking a little different this year for Refugee Week, given the social distancing restrictions. They have taken this as an opportunity to innovate Refugee Week, and so are bringing you a whole host of digital events and resources in 2020.

Refugee Week is Australia’s […]

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BIG4 Hahndorf Resort | Winter Holiday Deal

[ May 20, 2020 to July 31, 2020. ]
BIG4 Hahndorf Resort | Winter Holiday Deal
Hahndorf Resort is celebrating its re-opening with a Holiday Deal just for you! Take 10% off all accommodation* bookings up until the end of July, 2020.
The BIG4 Hahndorf Resort is a great ‘home away from home’ in the scenic Adelaide Hills, and is also the perfect place to warm […]

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Free Esports Webinars | Commissioner for Children & Young People | 9, 16, 23 & 30 Jun 2020

[ June 16, 2020; June 23, 2020; June 30, 2020; ]
Free Esports Webinar 
Level up your play with 4x FREE Esports webinars.
Register your interest in a FREE Level Up Your Play Esports Webinars being presented by the Commissioner for Children and Young People in partnership with Australian Esports League, Tuesdays in June 2020. The webinars are for SA residents from 12 – 25 years. 

Sessions: 

Cosplay Craft […]

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Farmers’ Market Open | Adelaide Showground | Sundays 2020

[ June 14, 2020; June 21, 2020; June 28, 2020; July 5, 2020; July 12, 2020; July 19, 2020; July 26, 2020; August 2, 2020; August 9, 2020; August 16, 2020; August 23, 2020; August 30, 2020; September 6, 2020; September 13, 2020; September 20, 2020; ]
Free Entry to the Farmers’ Market every Sunday
The Adelaide Showground Farmers’ market remains open as an essential service.
Support local farmers and buy fresh, healthy food in the open air at the Farmers’ Market every Sunday. The market is now at the new Showground location in the Stirling Angas Hall (just north of the old location). Entry […]

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Trolls World Tour | In Cinemas 17 Sep 2020

[ September 17, 2020; ]
Trolls World Tour – In Cinemas 17 September 2020
Anna Kendrick and Justin Timberlake return in an all-star sequel to DreamWorks Animation’s 2016 musical hit: Trolls World Tour.
In an adventure that will take them well beyond what they’ve known before, Poppy (Kendrick) and Branch (Timberlake) discover that they are but one of six different Troll tribes […]

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Adelaide Fringe 2021 Poster Competition | Closes 12 Jul 2020

[ June 9, 2020 to July 12, 2020. ]
The Adelaide Fringe 2021 Poster Competition
The hunt is officially on for the 2021 Adelaide Fringe poster design.  Professional artists, budding illustrators, designers, students and everyone in between are encouraged to submit their entry to the Adelaide Fringe 2021 Poster Competition, proudly supported by their Principal Partner, BankSA.

The Adelaide Fringe Poster Competition is as iconic as […]

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Name the Monarto Safari Park Lion Cubs Competition | Ends 14 Jun 2020

[ June 5, 2020 to June 14, 2020. ]
Help Name the Monarto Safari Park Lion Cubs Competition
Monarto Safari Park’s four gorgeous lion cubs (three female and one male) born to Husani, all need names.
Husani’s four lion cubs and their sixteen little paws will soon embark on a lifetime of adventure. The cubs have just taken their first bold steps from their den into […]

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West Beach Parks Resort Upgrade & Expansion | Reopening 25 Sep 2020

[ September 25, 2020; ]
West Beach Parks Resort upgrade and expansion
West Beach Parks Resort is currently undergoing an upgrade featuring new cabins, stunning safari tents, a nature playground and a bike track. The Resort will reopen on 25 September 2020 with bookings being taken in advance.
The other property in the West Beach Parks precinct is still welcoming guests. The […]

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Adelaide Botanic Garden Internal Collections Reopening Friday 5 June 2020

[ June 5, 2020; ]  
Adelaide Botanic Garden Internal Collections reopening Friday 5 June
As part of Step 2 of the Government of South Australia’s Roadmap to Recovery for easing COVID-19 restrictions, the Adelaide Botanic Garden will re-open the doors to its internal spaces and collections, effective 10am Friday 5 June.
After 10 weeks of temporary closure, the Palm House, the Bicentennial […]

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AFL Max Parties | Recommence 27 Jun 2020

[ June 27, 2020; ]
Parties returning to AFL Max from Saturday 27 June 2020. 
AFL Max have implemented a range of COVIDsafe measures to ensure your child and their friends have the best and safest time celebrating together.
At one of their parties, AFL Max take care of everything – food, drinks and the party clean up. Each party is greeted […]

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SA Whale Centre Reopening | Victor Harbor | 5 Jun 2020

[ June 5, 2020 to June 8, 2020. ]
The SA Whale Centre will be reopening Friday 5 June, just in time for the long weekend and for the kick off of whale season!
As the centre adjusts to the new normal, things will be a little different as they do everything they can to keep their visitors, their staff and volunteers safe.
You will see […]

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Neo Shapeshifters | Online Teen Event | Art Gallery of SA | 6 Jun 2020

[ June 6, 2020; ]
Neo Shapeshifters | AGSA
AGSA delivers their second virtual teen-led event with Neo Shapeshifters.
Neo, the Art Gallery of South Australia’s dedicated program for teens, is launching its second free digital event, Neo Shapeshifters. While the Gallery is reopening its doors to the public on Friday 5 June following updated guidelines from the South Australian Government, AGSA […]

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Find Out What’s Open in Adelaide over the June Long Weekend | 6-8 Jun 2020

[ June 6, 2020 to June 8, 2020. ]
What’s Open in Adelaide over the June Long Weekend?
The June long weekend will look a little different this year with so many cancelled and postponed events, but there is still plenty to do in and around Adelaide.  With the second stage of restrictions easing from June 1st we will see a lot more venues opening, […]

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South Australian Museum Reopening | 8 Jun 2020

[ June 8, 2020; ]
South Australian Museum Reopening
In response to the South Australian Government’s Roadmap for easing COVID-19 restrictions, the South Australian Museum has announced it will reopen to the public on Monday 8 June.
After two months with its doors closed, the South Australian Museum is gearing up to reopen this Queen’s Birthday public holiday. With an approved capacity […]

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Maxwell Wines Reopening | May & Jun 2020

[ June 6, 2020; ]
Maxwell Wines Reopening
From 22 May, people can break the COVID ISO COMA with Maxwell Wines’ Insta Brag-worthy Experiences. 
Just 40kms and 40 minutes from Adelaide’s CBD few cellar doors give Maxwell’s holistic wine experiences to break the COVID coma. Perched atop the winery, you have a window into its soul with cascading views across McLaren Vale and […]

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Junior Ranger Activity – Autumn Diaries | Parks SA | Until 8 Jun 2020

[ May 7, 2020 to June 8, 2020. ]
Junior Rangers – Autumn Diaries
South Australia’s National Parks and Wildlife Service has a new Junior Ranger nature journaling activity that will get kids excited about spending time in nature this autumn. There is also a great competition too.
Designed to spark curious minds, ‘Autumn Diaries’ is a great way to take the classroom outside and get […]

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At Home Fun Run 2020 | Raise funds for The Smith Family | 12 Jun 2020

[ June 12, 2020; ]
At Home Fun Run 2020
Families across the nation will raise heart rates and funds for Australian children living in poverty who are further disadvantaged by COVID-19, with the inaugural At Home Fun Run held on Friday 12 June 2020.
Home Fun Run has a dual mission; funds raised will help connect Australian children living in poverty […]

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PATCH Theatre Educational Activities | 2020

[ May 28, 2020 to June 10, 2020. ]
Educational Activities by Patch
Here are some of Patch Theatre’s favourite fun (and educational) activities to try at home or school.
Enjoy storytime, create shadow puppets, make a rainbow light, build a paper city, colour in ZOOM alien characters, make a bird fly around the room or create your own mini galaxy in a jar.

See all the […]

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Something on Saturday at Home | Adelaide Festival Centre | 2020

[ May 30, 2020; June 6, 2020; June 13, 2020; June 20, 2020; ]
Something on Saturday at Home
Free craft activities for kids from the Adelaide Festival Centre.
The Adelaide Festival Centre misses hearing the laughter and the smiles of families in their theatres and creating fun, lasting memories when you visit.
They have created a range of free educational and hands-on activities to keep your little and big ones entertained […]

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NASA/SpaceX Launch to International Space Station | Launch America | 31 May 2020

[ May 31, 2020; ]
NASA/SpaceX Launch
Watch history unfold on Sunday 31 May 2020 (Adelaide time), as NASA and SpaceX launch astronauts Robert Behnken and Douglas Hurley to the International Space Station.
This mission marks the first time since the retirement of the space shuttle in 2011 that humans will fly to the space station from U.S. soil. The first launch […]

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Mega Adventure | West Beach | Reopening 29 May 2020

[ May 29, 2020; ]
Mega Adventure West Beach reopening on Friday 29 May 2020.
After an eight week hiatus due to the COVID 19 Pandemic, Mega Adventure at West Beach has been granted permission to reopen from Friday 29 May.
The team has been busy in recent weeks cleaning and upgrading the premises to ensure their guest experience remains world-class.

Mega has […]

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I Spy with My Cleland Eye | Cleland Wildlife Park | 25 May – 3 Jul 2020

[ May 25, 2020 to July 3, 2020. ]
I Spy with My Cleland Eye
Explore Cleland Wildlife Park this winter with a fun new self-guided trail, free with entry. 
Cleland Wildlife Park has now re-opened, and the animals are ready to see everyone. MORE INFO HERE. 

‘I Spy with My Cleland Eye’ is designed for kids and adventurous adults. This self-guided trail takes you around the […]

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