Kid & Hub Review
Kid & Hub opened in Maylands on Monday 6 February 2017. It’s been described as a unique place for parents, offering activities to foster children’s creativity and a whole lot more. There is coffee and a play hub that you can drop into anytime, as well as formal pre-booked activity sessions.
Kid & Hub Review
Australia’s first online toy rental service
Officially launched this week in Adelaide, FlexiPlay is the first online toy rental service in Australia. A new and exciting, environmentally friendly way to play.
How do you keep the kids entertained with new and exciting toys without breaking the bank plus reduce clutter in your home? That is the exact […]
[ January 19, 2017; 9:30 am; January 20, 2017; 9:30 am to 11:00 am. 11:30 am; 1:00 pm; January 23, 2017; 9:30 am to 11:00 am. 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. January 24, 2017; 9:30 am to 11:00 am. 11:30 am to 1:00 pm. 2:30 pm to 5:30 pm. January 25, 2017; 9:30 am; 1:00 pm; January 27, 2017; 9:30 am; ]
Scoffed School Holiday Cooking Classes For Kids
This summer come and learn how to cook something different every day at Scoffed.
School Holiday Cooking Classes for all ages
Whether you want to make edible gifts or decorations in one of our Christmas treat classes or come to one of their more traditional classes in January, they have a fantastic program for […]
[ January 17, 2017; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. January 19, 2017; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. January 22, 2017; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ]
Raiders of the Lost Archives | State Library of SA
Get a team together for this high-stakes curatorial adventure!
Raiders of the Lost Archives in the State Library of South Australia takes the escape room trend a step further with a richer cast of characters, a high energy challenge and the whole library as the game world.
It’s not your usual Maccas
See what’s special about McDonald’s Green Fields in our review (Jan 2017)
The brand new McDonald’s Green Fields (opposite Mawson Lakes) has just opened in December 2016 and it’s not your usual Maccas. It’s all grown up, with a modern and fresh new look. A little bit upmarket Nordic and a little […]
[ December 16, 2016; 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. December 17, 2016; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Let’s Play Event
IKEA Adelaide is launching a series of free kids activities this weekend on Friday 16 December 2pm – 7pm and Saturday 17 December from 11am – 4pm for its Let’s Play Event.
The Let’s Play Event celebrates playfulness as part of everyday life – a perfect outing for the family.
Children are invited to take […]
[ November 25, 2016; ]
New X-Park Adventure Challenge Course at Bounce Adelaide
BOUNCE is taking its next leap into the popular extreme jumping revolution with the launch of its X-Park Adventure Challenge Course – an adrenaline packed experience for everyone.
What is X-Park?
X-Park is an awesome free-style playground requiring agility, strength and coordination. Designed by the world-leaders in parkour, climbing and […]
Top five reasons why South Australia is great for families and why we love living in Adelaide
The Lonely Planet has just named South Australia the 5th best region in the world to visit in their 2017 Best in Travel top 10 list.
Here at Play & Go we’re not surprised – we may be biased but we think Adelaide […]
[ October 31, 2016; 4:00 pm; ]
Halloween Story Time at the Library
Boo! Join in at the Tea Tree Gully Library for spooky stories this Halloween. Dressing up is encouraged. This is a free event – no bookings are required.
For more information and all enquiries please visit the Tea Tree Gully Halloween Story Time webpage email the library or phone 8397 7333
What: Halloween Story Time
When: 31 […]
Messy Play ideas: How to make Gloop
Isn’t gloop a great word! Gloop is basically cornflour slime and it’s easy to make and fun to experiment with. It has a unique texture and is a good way of learning about solids and liquids through sensory play.
Making gloop is a messy activity so you’ll want to be prepared. You may […]
How to make Salt Dough
Looking for some rainy day fun? Salt dough is easy to make. It’s also great for making Christmas ornaments. You could paint your salt dough decorations with white acrylic paint and decorate with red or green ribbons and some glitter. This salt dough recipe is super easy and with only three ingredients […]
Messy Play ideas: How to make Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta
Looking for an indoor activity that is super easy? Why not make some Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta? It’s inexpensive and good sensory fun.
What you’ll need to make Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta
a snap lock bag or a container to mix it in
cooking oil (optional)
How to make Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta
Cook a packet (or […]
How to Make Playdough – Uncooked Playdough Recipe
This is an uncooked playdough recipe which is super easy to make. My playdough recipe testers really enjoyed kneading the warm playdough mixture and said it was good playdough because it was soft and smooth and squishy. They also loved seeing the drops of food colouring gradually mix into […]
The Velo Precinct Review
“On ya bike” Lycra optional at The Velo Precinct!
Am I dreaming? From where I am sitting, all three children ranging in age from five to 12 are happily playing outside, the sun is shining and the birds are singing. I am drinking a coffee, eating a glorious bowl of colourful granola, without the normal […]
[ July 11, 2016 to July 15, 2016. July 18, 2016 to July 22, 2016. ]
Go Ice Skating for FREE at Harbour Town Adelaide these School Holidays
To celebrate the release of Ice Age Collision Course you can go ice skating for free these school holidays at Harbour Town Adelaide.
An Ice Rink will be located just in front of Woolworths and will be open between 10am – 5pm on the following […]
[ July 13, 2016 to July 17, 2016. ]
Kids can enjoy FREE PonyCycle Rides these school holidays at Churchill Centre!
Zoofit PonyCycles are a self-propelled ride on toy that doesn’t require any batteries or electricity to run. Children just hop in the saddle, place their feet in stirrups and bob up and down, just like riding a real horse!PonyCycle Rides are suitable for […]
[ July 11, 2016 11:00 am to July 15, 2016 2:00 pm. July 20, 2016 11:00 am to July 24, 2016 2:00 pm. ]
Free basketball, handball and pizza making activities at Castle Plaza
Castle Plaza is going sports mad these school holidays with free basketball, handball and pizza making activities!
Free handball event
Join in the fun with the free handball event from Monday 11 – Friday 15 July, from 11am – 2pm daily. Children will be able to test their skills and […]
Latitude Adelaide Review
Latitude has recently bounced into Adelaide following the success of its Melbourne venue. Promoting itself as an “aerial super-park” Latitude truely caters for climbers, bouncers and adrenaline junkies of all ages and abilities.
On a hot Adelaide summer day this was the perfect air-conditioned location for the kids to burn off some energy. There […]
Latitude Adelaide Opening in Greenacres | Bounce, Climb, Fly, Play in this New Indoor Centre | 16 Jan 2016
After the success of their Melbourne venue, Latitude is opening their second site in Greenacres, in Adelaide’s north east, on Saturday 16 January 2016.
What is it exactly? Well, it’s an integrated trampolining and climbing indoor recreation centre and play centre rolled into one – apparently the first of it’s kind in Australia. And there will […]
Playgroup SA Inc. and ACH Group have joined forces to deliver an innovative new Intergenerational Playgroup.
Playgroup SA, in conjunction with the ACH Group’s Kapara Residential Living Facility, have announced a joint project titled Intergenerational Playgroup.
The Intergenerational Playgroup is a unique Playgroup where the young and young at heart join together for a morning of important social […]
It’s always fun to have a family movie night, especially during Winter when it’s cold and rainy. We’re old school, we like to support our local video store and peruse the shelves for what to watch. My youngest likes to pick random kid’s movies sometimes – based purely on liking the picture on the front, […]
Adelaide Hills Slot Raceway Review
Hidden up in Lobethal this nostalgic find is worth heading to the hills for.
Walking through the doors is a step-back in time; the slot cars, arcade games, skill testers, friendly owners; and it seems that “kids these days” are just as into it as we used to be (or secretly still […]
[ July 10, 2015; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 15, 2015; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Love technology, robots, gizmos and other technological creations?
Head along to these fun workshop where you can interact and experiment robots that jump, spin and climb, control computer programs with everyday objects, recycled solar robots, salt water fuel cell powered spider and more!
Two workshops are being held; 10th July at North Adelaide Community Centre and Library […]
[ July 4, 2015 to August 16, 2015. ]
Winter Wonderland returns to Glenelg’s Moseley Square in July and August!
Winter Wonderland returns to the Bay after last year’s sell out season. This time it’s bigger and better!
Strap on your skates and glide on the ice inside a windowed marquee with views of the beach.
It’s a great affordable family experience for all ages with lots of […]
Have you seen the fabulous Australian movie Paper Planes? If you did then your kids (like mine) may be inspired to make their own paper planes. Like us, you may have found your supply of white A4 paper disappearing constantly. Even if you haven’t seen the movie paper plane making is a great creative activity […]
Ice ArenA brings you Snow Play, every Tuesday morning during the school term.
Snow Play is a terrific two hour session for children aged 5 years and under to experience snow in a safe, fun filled arena all year round. Test their aim and throw snowballs at our penguin wall, build a snowman, or ride in a […]
Adelaide Aquatic Centre – a look at the upgraded swimming centre
The Adelaide Aquatic Centre in North Adelaide has been renovated and without too much convincing the kids were pretty eager to check it out.
The family leisure pool is a large play space with new water play areas and splash pads. Spouts of water spray up […]
BOUNCEinc takes flight in Adelaide!
The BOUNCE Free‐Jumping Revolution is officially coming to Adelaide.
The Adelaide BOUNCE, located on Richmond Road, will mark its sixth national location, just minutes from the Adelaide CBD. This state of the art trampoline park will be the first of its kind in the state and with more than 100 interconnected trampolines, […]
If your kids are getting a little too old for bumper cars, love playing online racing games and have a need for speed, then Mega Fast Karts in Richmond is the place to go! Open 7 days a week and every school holidays, the kids can join in the action on the track all on […]
Beginning in May 2014, the new Adelaide City Library will be holding Lego Club on Wednesday evenings and Sunday afternoons. Come along and let your imagination run wild! While you are there take a look at the exciting program of activities on offer and discover new opportunities with spaces to relax and read.
The Lego club […]
One afternoon my 5 year old told me he wanted to ‘make somefink’ and really needed some boxes. Considering it was nearly bin night we had plenty of recycling piled up and our house seems to accumulate ‘stuff’ that I might consider to be rubbish… but other little people seem to treasure around here. So, […]
Pancakes. They’re a staple at our house. Great for breakfast… and even occasionally for dinner, when you are all out of ideas!
There is no need to buy the pre-packaged stuff at the shops, this recipe works every time. You only need a few basic ingredients to make them from scratch and it’s easy enough the […]
The Bay Discovery Centre is the City of Holdfast Bay’s Social History Museum. It’s located on the edge of Mosley Square and is well worth a visit if you’re in Glenelg. Over 40,000 people visit the centre each year. Children can learn about the early days of Foundation and what life was like by the sea. Multimedia displays […]
Lollipops Playland and cafe review – 2013
When you walk into Lollipop’s Playland & Cafe in Croydon, the first thing you will notice is that it is HUGE. Bigger than how it looks from the exterior and undoubtedly the biggest play cafe in Adelaide.
There are plenty of tables to sit at while the kids play and […]
Tucked away behind the State Library on North Terrace you’ll find the home of South Australia’s Migration Museum.
This history museum tells the stories of the people of our State, from the early settlers in the 19th century to the refugees and asylum seekers in recent years. There are permanent exhibitions along with changing galleries to explore, […]
START at the Gallery has a new START Art Club for children.
Over 350 children have already signed up to the Art Gallery of South Australia’s new START Art Club. Launched last month, the START Art Club is an extension of the Art Gallery’s hugely popular START at the Gallery program and has been designed to […]
Adelaide’s Indoor Play Centres and cafes
Indoor Play Cafes in Adelaide
Rainy days. Scorching hot days. There are times when it’s just not practical to play outside, but kids need somewhere to burn off energy without running around the living room!
Play centres, play cafes and indoor activity centres are perfect for keeping kids entertained. Most also have […]
Art Gallery nurtures next generation of artists and art lovers with new dedicated activity space.
Following the huge success of The Lab, The Hive, The Eko Chamber and The Drawing Room, the Art Gallery of South Australia have unveiled a new dedicated learning activity space for children, families and art lovers of all ages thanks to […]
Plaster Fun House is a great place for kids of all ages (and Adults) to get creative. They have a large range of pre-cast figurines and plaques to choose from, ranging in price from $4.00 for small pieces to $6-8 for medium sizes. After purchasing one of these, children can then paint their own masterpiece […]
Kingpin Bowling – Ten Pin Bowling in Norwood
Kingpin Bowling is the newly opened ten pin bowling alley at Norwood. But this is not just any old bowling alley – this is an entertainment complex which is modern and sleek.
Kingpin is a new concept in bowling, offering 16 state-of-the-art bowling lanes with a fully licensed bar; […]