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Adelaide School Holiday Guide – Active, Recreation & Sport | Dec 2019 – Jan 2020

[ December 14, 2019; ]

Adelaide School Holiday Guide – Summer 2019/20
Your guide to all the best activities & ideas for the December & January School Holidays.
South Australian Summer School Holidays: Saturday 14 December 2019 – Monday 27 January 2020
Summer is the perfect time to get the kids out and about during the school holidays with an extended break and […]

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TreeClimb Adelaide | Aerial Adventure Park | Adelaide

TreeClimb Adelaide – Aerial Adventure Park
TreeClimb Adelaide is Australia’s first inner-city aerial adventure park built within the natural environment of the Adelaide City Park Lands. TreeClimb offers 7 elevated treetop courses, including zip lines all set within Kurangga Park (Blue Gum park).
Grand Course
4 progressively challenging obstacle courses set in the tree tops, featuring zip-lines and […]

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The Big Wedgie | Inflatable Waterslide Park | West Beach & Elizabeth | 23 Nov 2019 – 9 Feb 2020

[ December 1, 2018 to December 24, 2019. November 23, 2019 to November 24, 2019. December 7, 2019 to December 8, 2019. December 14, 2019 to December 16, 2019. December 26, 2019 to December 31, 2019. January 1, 2020 to February 9, 2020. ]
The Big Wedgie in Adelaide Open All Summer School Holidays
The Big Wedgie’s welcome return will include 4 inflatable, family-friendly waterslides at TWO locations this summer – West Beach Parks opens Saturday 23 November and Elizabeth opens 7 December 2019.  
Standing at a whopping 18.2 meters tall and 82 meters long with a thrilling 55-degree slope, […]

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Mega Adventure Adelaide – Aerial Park at West Beach

  
Mega Adventure Park

Mega Adventure Park is Australia’s most iconic aerial adventure park, located at West Beach in Adelaide. There’s aerial adventures, obstacles and fun for all ages, plus amazing views over the coastline. 

Mega Climb 
With over 70 obstacles available for you to tackle at your own level and speed, the MegaClimb is perfect for anyone wanting […]

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Lolly Jar Circus Classes | Enrolments for Summer 2019/2020

Lolly Jar Circus Classes
Lolly Jar Circus has been operating for 6 years and is a charity that runs circus classes that are inclusive of young people with disabilities or at social risk.
Young people with Down Syndrome, other chromosomal disorders, cerebral palsy, muscular weakness, autism, intellectual disability and who are in State care or fostered, along […]

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The Big Wedgie | World’s Tallest Inflatable Waterslide | West Beach Parks | 23 Nov 2019 – 9 Feb 2020

[ November 23, 2019 to November 24, 2019. December 7, 2019 to December 8, 2019. December 14, 2019 to December 24, 2019. December 26, 2019 to February 9, 2020. ]
The Big Wedgie at West Beach Parks open all Summer School Holidays from Sunday 23 November 2019 and Elizabeth from 7 December 2019
The Big Wedgie’s welcome return will include 4 inflatable, family-friendly waterslides with something for all ages.  Locals will remember (and tourists will never forget) the star of the show: The Big Wedgie waterslide! […]

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The Big Bounce – World’s Largest Inflatable Theme Park | Adelaide | 15 Feb – 1 Mar 2020

[ February 15, 2020; ] [caption id="attachment_123216" align="alignnone" width="630"] Image credit: Sarasota Experience/The Big Bounce[/caption]
The Big Bounce – World’s Largest Inflatable Theme Park coming to Adelaide
Big Bounce have announced they’re bringing the World’s Biggest Bounce House (it’s Guinness World Record certified), an incredible 300 metre long inflatable obstacle course AND a three part space-themed wonderland to five Australian cities for […]

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Flinders University’s ‘SpringFest’ – and Walking Trails! | Review

Flinders Uni’s ‘SpringFest’, plus walking trails – Review, October 2019
The southern suburbs uni recently opened its doors for a family-friendly event. But, as we discovered, the campus has even more to offer, including scenic walking trails.
by Carla Caruso
It’s been a while since I’ve been a uni student (scarily, almost two decades), so I haven’t had […]

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Fleurieu Fondo | Ride the Southern Expressway | 3 Nov 2019

[ November 3, 2019; ]
Fleurieu Fondo – Ride the Southern Expressway – totally CAR FREE!
With ride distances of between 12km and 125km, the Fleurieu Fondo “Road” offers a classic road ride experience featuring the exclusive opportunity to ride along a car-free Southern Expressway and enjoy a scenic cruise along Adelaide’s beautiful southern beaches.

Then head inland to Willunga via an undulating […]

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Put Your Foot Down Walk for the Avner Pancreatic Cancer Foundation | Grange | 3 Nov 2019

[ November 3, 2019; ]
Put Your Foot Down Walk Adelaide
On Sunday 3 November, the boardwalk of Grange Jetty Reserve in Adelaide will be awash in a sea of purple as walkers from Adelaide and the surrounding region unite to raise much needed funds and awareness for pancreatic cancer.
Pancreatic cancer is predicted by experts to be the 2nd biggest cancer […]

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Minda Coast Park

Minda Coast Park Now Open | North Brighton | Oct 2019

Minda Coast Park Opens to the Public
The new coastal pedestrian and cycling pathway in North Brighton, Minda Coast Park, links the esplanade pathways from Glenelg to Brighton.
The $5.3million project includes a 500-metre long pathway through the Minda Dunes, a multi-use public plaza at Somerton Surf Life Saving Club, along with a large elevated deck and public seating […]

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Term 4 Enrolments | Ready Steady Go Kids | South Australia

Ready Steady Go Kids – Enrolments for Term 4
Ready Steady Go Kids is Australia’s leading multi-sport program for preschoolers and is still taking enrolments for term 4.
With over 200 locations nationally including 14 locations across Adelaide, their physio-designed program teaches the fundamentals of 10 different sports in a fun, non-competitive environment. Click here to view […]

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Little Tikes on Bikes | Ridgehaven | Oct & Nov 2019

[ November 8, 2019; November 22, 2019; November 27, 2019; ]
Little Tikes on Bikes
Take your little one(s) for a fun filled 2 hour session at the Road and Cycle Safety Centre.
Take along your child’s bike and helmet as they’ll be able to navigate the mini-road network – with workable traffic lights, pedestrian crossings, a train crossing and round about. Minimal safety information will be delivered […]

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Kindergym Unley | Enrol for Term 4 – 2019

[ October 14, 2019 to December 14, 2019. ]
Kindergym Unley Term 4 2019
Kindergym Unley provides an affordable opportunity for preschool children to engage in group and self-directed play enabling them to explore their sensory, physical and social world.  It is a non-competitive and inclusive activity. 
Parents and caregivers stay and play too, giving children the opportunity to practise and develop their motor and […]

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National Discover Sailing Day | Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron | Outer Harbor | 27 Oct 2019

[ October 27, 2019; ]
Free Sailing Experience – National Discover Sailing Day
Enjoy a free sailing experience as part of National Discover Sailing Day 2019 on Sunday 27 October at the Royal South Australian Yacht Squadron.
Enjoy a short sail, check out the Club’s facilities, and you too could be enjoying this amazing sport and on your way to some cruising […]

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Triathlon SA | West Lakes Kids Series | Oct 2019 – Mar 2020

[ October 20, 2019; November 17, 2019; January 27, 2020; March 29, 2020; ]
West Lakes Kids Series Triathlons
Triathlon South Australia is proud to bring to you a new kids race series embedded in their Westfield West Lakes Triathlon Series Events.
*CANCELLED* – Due to the current situation regarding the COVID-19 outbreak this event has been cancelled.
Triathlon Australia has decided to withdraw all sanctioning from events and races on […]

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Adelaide Oval Stadium Golf | 5-12 Oct 2019

[ October 5, 2019 to October 12, 2019. ]
Adelaide Oval Stadium Golf
Adelaide Oval will be turned into a golfer’s paradise over seven days, from Saturday 5 October 2019.
Featuring a nine-hole golf course, a nine-hole putting course, a Clubhouse putting hole, longest drive simulator competition and more – all open to the general public and corporate groups.

Teeing off from locations around the stadium, including […]

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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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Rory Sloane Academy | AFL Max | 10 & 11 oct 2019

[ October 10, 2019 to October 11, 2019. ]
AFL Max hosts the Rory Sloane Academy
Looking for ways to keep the kids busy these school holidays? Sign them up for the Rory Sloane Academy at AFL Max.
Rory will be hosting a session jam-packed with skills, fitness, mini-games, team challenges, aerial training, health education, breathing, a simulated press conference and more.

On top of that, kids […]

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Spring Guide to the City | Adelaide | Sep – Nov 2019

[ September 18, 2019 to November 30, 2019. ]
Spring guide to the city of Adelaide
Let the city be your playground this spring! With our longer days and warmer nights, it’s the perfect time to seek out city-bound adventures. There’s so much to do and so many places for families to explore.
Pick one of eleven fabulous play spaces to explore with the kids. Find […]

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Bushwalking with Kids | Telowie Gorge Conservation Park | Review

Exploring Telowie Gorge – yet another hidden gem in the Southern Flinders Ranges!
by Katrina Gogel
After years of saying ‘we must call in there’ we finally took the turn off from the highway near Port Pirie and ventured into beautiful Telowie Gorge Conservation Park for a family bushwalk.
Telowie Gorge is home to dramatic scenery and a […]

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AFL Max Adelaide

AFL Max Adelaide – Australia’s First Football Entertainment & Play Centre

AFL Max has been taking Adelaide by storm since opening its doors. The 5,500sqm unique state-of-the-art footy skills and entertainment centre brings together the latest technology and traditional skills development for players and fans of all ages.
by Katrina Gogel
Sharpen up on your kicking, passing and tackling skills, climb, bounce, experience the excitement of a live […]

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The Big Wedgie | World’s Tallest Inflatable Waterslide | West Beach Parks | 28 Sep – 13 Oct 2019

[ September 29, 2019 to October 13, 2019. ]
The Big Wedgie at West Beach Parks October School Holidays
The Big Wedgie returns to West Beach Parks these school holidays – hitting the famed Adelaide holiday park for its second year!
The Big Wedgie’s welcome return will include 4 inflatable, family-friendly waterslides with something for all ages.  Locals will remember (and tourists will never forget) the […]

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School Holiday Sports Coaching | Australian Sports Camps | 1-3 Oct 2019

[ October 1, 2019 to October 3, 2019. ]
Australian Sports Camps 
Australian Sports Camps will be hosting 3-day AFL Football, Soccer, Netball and Basketball coaching camps at Glen Osmond during the October school holidays.
Australian Sports Camps provide interactive and fun skills programs to ensure that participants improve their game and their love for their chosen sport.
Their extremely comprehensive camp programs run for three […]

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Family Fun Days | Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventures | 6 & 13 Oct 2019

[ October 6, 2019; October 13, 2019; ]
Family Fun Days with Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventures
Both parents/caregivers and their children can enjoy the outdoors during the October school holidays during the Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventures Family Fun Days.
Get yourself and your child outdoors these school holidays whilst participating at the Mt Lofty Adventure Hub.  The Family Fun Day offers encouragement to kids aged […]

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Family Fun Day | Murray Bridge Golf Club | 8 Sep 2019

[ September 8, 2019; ]
Family Fun Day at Murray Bridge Golf Club
A Family Fun Day, hosted by U.S Kids Golf Adelaide Tour, will be held at Murray Bridge Golf Club on Sunday 8 September 2019.  Kids can play awesome golf, make some new friends, grab a balloon, some goodies and get their face painted.  The Murray Bridge Golf Club […]

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FREE School Holiday Sports Program | City of Charles Sturt | 28 Sep – 13 Oct 2019

[ September 28, 2019 to October 13, 2019. ]
FREE School Holiday Sports Program
The City of Charles Sturt’s School Holiday Sports Program is held during the April and October school holidays each year.
The program is open to all children aged 2-17 years to go along and try a new sport and get involved in FREE School Holiday Sports. Be sure to book in early […]

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Little Tennis Stars Have Moved to a New Location | St Morris | July 2019

Little Tennis Stars Have Moved to a New Location in 2019
Little Tennis Stars, an Adelaide based organisation coaching children’s tennis, has recently moved to a new location and now calls Holmesdale Tennis Club in St Morris home.
Founder and director Didi Paronis specialises in training young children with a learning through play methodology. As well as […]

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National Parks and Wildlife Service Celebration | Belair National Park | 27 Jul 2019

[ July 27, 2019; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
National Parks and Wildlife Service Celebration
Belair National Park’s Main Oval will be open on Saturday 27 July 2019 between 10am and 2pm to launch the renewed National Parks and Wildlife Service and celebrate World Ranger Day.
To mark the day, entry to Belair National Park will be FREE. Starting from 10am, enjoy free activities and refreshments […]

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Muddy Puddle Walk | Save the Children | Aug 2019

[ August 1, 2019 to August 31, 2019. ]
Muddy Puddle Walk
The Muddy Puddle Walk raises funds for Save the Children Australia and will be held during August for 2019.
This August, join thousands of people around Australia and organise your own Muddy Puddle Walk with your friends, family or early learning centre in your backyard, local park, beach or inside a playroom. By fundraising […]

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Football Star Academy Launch | Linden Park Primary School | 10 Aug 2019

[ August 10, 2019; ]
Football Star Academy Launch
Football Star Academy will launch in Adelaide at Linden Park Primary school on Saturday 10 August 2019, featuring fun football (soccer) activities and free clinics for kids.
Football Star Academy is proud to bring their award-winning soccer programs to Adelaide for the first time. Founded in Victoria in 2002, Football Star Academy (FSA) […]

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5K Foam Fest Adelaide | Oakbank Racecourse | 8 Feb 2020

[ February 8, 2020; ]
5K Foam Fest in Adelaide 2020
They guarantee you’ll be foamy, muddy and wet by the end of the 5k Foam Fest!
The 5K Foam Fest is a one of kind Obstacle Course based Fun Run. With a variety of obstacles and a ton of foam the run is an exciting challenge for experienced and beginner runners […]

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Kuitpo Forest Trail Running SA Series | 4 Aug 2019

[ August 4, 2019; ]
Kuitpo Forest Trail Running SA Series – Race 3
The Kuitpo Forest event is the third race in the 2019 TRSA Series. You don’t need to be a series competitor to enter – all are welcome.
With 3 courses in 2019, this event will take participants through an amazing mix of scenic pine plantations and native bush […]

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AFL Max Adelaide | An AFL Experience Like No Other | Review

AFL Max – A unique Adelaide AFL experience like no other!
by Katrina Gogel
AFL Max opened its doors for the first time and my six-year-old Auskicker and I went along to experience the fun and excitement.
The brainchild of former Crows player James Podsiadly, AFL Max is the nation’s first immersive footy skills and entertainment centre. The […]

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One Tree Hill Hike & McElligott’s Quarry Reserve | Mitcham | Review

 “One Tree Hill” hike from McElligott’s Quarry Reserve, Mitcham – Review July 2019
by Carla Caruso
It’s hard to believe that this nature hike, offering jaw-dropping Insta-worthy views, is only minutes from the city of Adelaide.
I’m a keen jogger … well, I was keener before I had my twin boys. Now the juggle of child-minding and work […]

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Bushwalking with Kids | Mount Barker Summit Reserve | Review

Bushwalking with Kids – Mount Barker Summit Reserve
by Katrina Gogel
Explore rocky outcrops, take in panoramic country views and find a cubby house (or two!) along one of the family friendly walking trails at the Mount Barker Summit Reserve.
The “Mount” has long been our family’s go-to place for a bushwalk in the Adelaide Hills. With two […]

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AFL Max Grand Opening Weekend | 29 & 30 Jun 2019

[ June 29, 2019 to June 30, 2019. ]
AFL Max Grand Opening Weekend
AFL Max, Australia’s first dedicated AFL family entertainment centre, will open their doors for the first time on Saturday 29 June 2019.
AFL Max is the nation’s first immersive footy skills and entertainment centre. Backed by the biggest names in the sport, their state-of-the-art facility brings together the latest technology and traditional […]

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CIRKIDZ | School Holiday Program | July 2019

[ July 8, 2019 to July 13, 2019. July 15, 2019 to July 19, 2019. ]

Cirkidz July School Holiday Program

Cirkidz’s non competitive programs are built with a focus on mindfulness, safe risk taking, inclusion, social interaction and are reflective of the Future of Work requirements which predict the creative and strategic learning and thinking skills that students will need in the future.
They also have the science to back it up! […]

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AFL Max | AFL Family Entertainment Centre | Opening Jul 2019

AFL Max – Australia’s first dedicated AFL family entertainment centre!
AFL Max is the nation’s first immersive footy skills and entertainment centre. Backed by the biggest names in the sport, their state-of-the-art facility brings together the latest technology and traditional skills development for players and fans of all ages.
Merging state of the art technology and traditional […]

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Winter Wonderland | Ice Skating | Glenelg | 28 Jun – 22 Jul 2019

[ June 28, 2019 to July 22, 2019. ]  
Go Ice Skating at the Bay
Grab your mates and strap on some skates because Glenelg’s Winter Wonderland is coming back for three weeks from 28 June – 22 July in the all-weather, clear-domed beachside marquee.
You’ll see the sky and sea as you skate undercover on the large 450sqm ice rink. Kids will love the 25-metre […]

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