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Which Bin? Tips to Help Families Dispose & Recycle Rubbish Correctly

Which Bin? Tips to Help Families Dispose & Recycle Rubbish Correctly
Did you know South Australians are the best recyclers in the nation?  Yet we can still do better by reducing our contamination and putting rubbish in the correct bins.
It’s so important to dispose of rubbish correctly and recycle as many items as possible at home, […]

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Free Fun – Home Delivered | Free Family Activities by Scouts SA

Scouts SA is proud to launch an exciting new Community Service for South Australians with their online program FREE FUN – Home Delivered.
No-one knows action packed fun and interactivity like Scouts and this first for the world’s largest youth organisation comes at the perfect time for families.
Aimed at kids aged 4-11 and their families, FREE […]

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How To Be Aware of Your Child’s Privacy Settings | Keeping Kids Safe Online

How To Be Aware of Your Child’s Privacy Settings
With so much time spent online in today’s world, it’s important to be aware of your child’s privacy settings and how they might be sharing information online to help with reducing inappropriate contact.
Think U Know Australia have developed a learning activity to help parents, carers and their […]

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Always Was, Always Will Be | Celebrating NAIDOC Week | 6-10 Jul 2020

[ July 6, 2020 to July 10, 2020. ]
Always Was, Always Will Be
Always Was, Always Will Be is a celebration of First Nations artists with original music presented by Adelaide Festival Centre.
Adelaide Festival Centre is bringing together some of South Australia’s most talented musicians to celebrate original music and mark what would have been NAIDOC Week 2020. Originally scheduled for 5 – 12 […]

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Brown Falconer FREE Interactive Architecture for Kids Online Workshop | 7-16 Jul 2020

[ July 7, 2020; July 9, 2020; July 14, 2020; July 16, 2020; ]
Brown Falconer Interactive Architecture for Kids Online Workshop
Brown Falconer are passionate about getting architecture back into schools and talk about the value that good design brings to people, communities and our planet.
This passion helped drive the establishment of the Archi-Ed Programme which helps deliver fun and informative workshops into schools around South Australia.

Given that we […]

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National Science Week | 15-23 Aug 2020

[ August 15, 2020 to August 23, 2020. ]
National Science Week 2020
National Science Week will be different this year, with online events, virtual tours and stay-at-home science experiences.
National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology.  Running each year in August, it features more than 1000 events around Australia, including those delivered by universities, schools, research institutions, libraries, museums and science […]

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Gathered Adelaide | Virtual SA Design Market | 22 & 23 Aug 2020

[ August 22, 2020 to August 23, 2020. ]
Gathered Virtual Design Market
The very reason Gathered began was to support South Australian local designers and creative businesses and now more than ever is the time for everyone to increase the curve of support and stick together.
If you love supporting local South Australian designers, artisans and small businesses along with online shopping, then the Gathered […]

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Camp Quality’s Camp In At Home | 4 Jul 2020

[ July 4, 2020; ]
Camp Quality’s Camp In at Home
Camp Quality’s Camp In is a fun ‘at home’ family camping event, proudly supported by ALDI, to help raise $250,000 to give kids facing cancer the chance to be kids again.
The first-ever Camp In will take place on Saturday, 4 July 2020. Camp Quality is inviting Australian households to set […]

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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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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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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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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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Virtual Tour of Stardust Castle | National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant

Take a Virtual Tour of Stardust Castle
If you’ve ever wondered about the ‘behind the scenes’ of the National Pharmacies Christmas Pageant, you can take a virtual tour with a new video led by Brian Gilbertson, event manager and director of the pageant. 
Ever wondered how the Pageant floats are built? Or where all the fun costumes […]

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Adelaide Cabaret Festival | Bite-Sized & Home Delivered | 5-20 Jun 2020

[ June 5, 2020 to June 20, 2020. ]
Adelaide Cabaret Festival Bite-Sized & Home Delivered in 2020
Get ready cabaret fans because they’re pulling back the iso curtain to reveal a delectable digital mini feast celebrating Adelaide Cabaret Festival – a curated collection of bite-sized clips from artists who were set to feature in the 2020 program straight to your device from 5 – […]

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Start at Home Activities | Art Gallery of SA

Start at Home Activities with the Art Gallery of SA
Extend your Start experience at home with online activities. 
Usually held on the first Sunday of every month, Start at the Gallery is an exciting introduction to art for children aged 3-12 and their families.  This free family-fun day includes art activities, tours, live performances and entertainment.
However, due […]

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Mountain Goat Mountain | Online Theatre Experience | DreamBIG Children’s Festival | May 2020

[ May 14, 2020 to June 14, 2020. ]
New Audio-led Theatre Experience For Families To Enjoy At Home
An adventurous new audio-led theatre experience, Mountain Goat Mountain, has been created during isolation for families across Australia to enjoy at home.
The work was created by Australian theatre company Threshold and developed with the support of Adelaide Festival Centre’s DreamBIG Children’s Festival, Arts Centre Melbourne, AWESOME […]

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Clare Valley Virtual Gourmet Weekend | 15-18 May 2020

[ May 15, 2020 to May 18, 2020. ]
Introducing the innagural 2020 Clare Valley Virtual Gourmet Weekend!
In light of COVID-19, the 2020 Clare Valley Gourmet Weekend Event has had to be rethought and this year the event will take place virtually.
This year’s event features a jam-packed itinerary. Some highlights of the itinerary include:

Pikes Beer Company and Slate Restaurant Live Cooking Demo
Gourmet […]

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Songs from Home | Tremorverse Records | Submissions close 22 May 2020

[ May 6, 2020 to May 22, 2020. ]
Songs From Home
Tremoverse Records in partnership with Box Hill Institute present international isolation Compilation ‘Songs From Home’ and you can be a part of it. 
Local label Tremoverse Records, in collaboration with Melbourne’s Box Hill Institute, is thrilled to present a new compilation album featuring original songs from isolated music students the world over, with submissions […]

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Tips for Gardening with Kids at Home

   
Tips for gardening with kids at home
There’s nothing better than picking your own fruit and veg and watching your flowers and plants spring up and become a haven for bees, birds and other creatures.
Gardening is great fun and good exercise and it’s fantastic when kids get out into the garden and watch with excitement […]

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Mickster the Trickster FREE Birthday Video Messages | May 2020

Mickster the Trickster FREE Birthday Video Messages
Mickster the Trickster is offering FREE personalised magic video birthday cards for children missing out on birthday celebrations because of social distancing. 
With the isolation restrictions in place, many children’s birthday parties have sadly been cancelled. Mickster the Trickster says he started realising these kids are having their parties taken […]

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The No Plan Quiz For Kidz | Quiz Meisters | 10 May – 28 Jun 2020

[ May 10, 2020; 4:30 pm; May 17, 2020; 4:30 pm; May 24, 2020; 4:30 pm; May 31, 2020; 4:30 pm; June 7, 2020; 4:30 pm; June 14, 2020; 4:30 pm; June 21, 2020 4:30 pm to June 28, 2020 4:30 pm. ]
The No Plan Quiz For Kidz
From the crew at Quiz Meisters, who normally provide weekly pub trivia to over 20 venues around Adelaide each and every week, comes a brand new live stream trivia show for primary school aged kids.
It’s the No Plan Quiz for Kidz. It’s a mix of Naplan style questions and just […]

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#ISO4U | Who Are You Isolating For? | 2020

#ISO4U Social Media Campaign
#ISO4U is a social media campaign created to remind Australians of why we are isolating. It encourages more social distancing so that we protect the people we love.
We know the statistics around COVID-19 but it’s not personal until it is, and that’s how this initiative came to be, to remind us of […]

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Ended: WIN a Visualcom Stand-Up Desk & Desk Mat

WIN a Visualcom Stand-Up Desk & Desk Mat
We’re giving one lucky winner Visualcom’s popular stand-up desk AND the winner’s choice of Surfboard Desk Mat, or Rainbow Desk Mat.
The stand-up desk has become popular for the parents who are working from home. It can easily go onto the kitchen bench or a table to transform into […]

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Bluey Colouring-in Activities | Free Downloads

Bluey Colouring-in Activities – Free Downloads
Penguin Books Australia have free Bluey colouring-in activities for the whole family.
Did you know that colouring-in improves motor skills, boosts creativity, contributes to better handwriting, improves focus and helps relieve stress? And what better way to do so than with the Heeler family.
Penguin have free downloads for the littlies, older […]

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The World’s LARGEST Scavenger Hunt | 24 May 2020

[ May 24, 2020; ]
The World’s LARGEST Scavenger Hunt
This National Scavenger Hunt Day, be a part of the world’s largest scavenger hunt. Let’s Roam is hosting a custom scavenger hunt experience where teams around the globe will participate from their own homes.
If 2,733 people go on their specially-crafted scavenger hunt on the same day, they’ll break the record and […]

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PJ Masks Heroes from Home | 2020

[ May 1, 2020 to May 14, 2020. ]
PJ Masks Heroes from Home
The team at PJ Masks have created activities for little ones isolating at home during COVID-19. Kids will be able to enjoy videos and activity sheets which can then be shared with the PJ Masks.
Active Heroes
Try some energetic hero moves to keep fit, whether you’re inside or out.
What better way to […]

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Mum’s Lamb Roast Lunch from the National Wine Centre | Mother’s Day 2020

Mum’s Lamb Roast – National Wine Centre style delivered for Mother’s Day
While you can’t get out for lunch this Mother’s Day, the National Wine Centre has come to the party with a magnificent lamb roast, complete with all the trimmings, prepared and delivered by Executive Chef Steven Clark and his team – the same team […]

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Messenger Kids | Video Calling & Messaging App

 
Messenger Kids is a free video calling and messaging app for smartphones and tablets
Messenger Kids app has been designed for kids as a safer alternative to the current ‘Messenger’ app. The app allows kids to keep in touch with close friends and family with fun-filled features like filters and stickers.
Parents control and can set up […]

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Art Gallery of South Australia Online Experiences, Artmaking & Events | May 2020

AGSA now offers extensive resources and online workshops for educators, activities for children of all ages, online events, curators’ tours and podcasts online.
The Art Gallery of South Australia is responding to its temporary closure with enhanced digital experiences for audiences to engage with its collection, exhibitions and their own artmaking online.
Each week, via its website […]

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Family, Nature & COVID-19 | Free Online Guide to Support Families by Nature Play SA

Family, nature and COVID-19 – A free online guide to support families by Nature Play SA
In an Australian first, South Australian, not for profit organisation, Nature Play SA has launched a free, online guide to support families across the country and the globe during the COVID-19 pandemic.
This beautifully presented 85-page e-book offers credible information, strategies, and […]

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Stuff at Home – Put it in the Right Bin Interactive for Kids

Stuff at Home – Put it in the Right Bin 
The ‘Stuff at Home – put it in the right bin’ interactive house is a fun, engaging and educational way to teach people about correct disposal of common household items.
With families staying home 7 days a week during the COVID-19 restrictions you may have noticed you […]

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The Kindness Pandemic | Campaign of Kindness for Older People

The Kindness Pandemic – a Campaign of Kindness for Older People
The Coronavirus is impacting on everyone; few people have not had their lives changed. In response, the Kindness Pandemic Campaign is focusing on a number of vulnerable groups, and those on the front line.
Vulnerable groups include older people, who are particularly at risk of the […]

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Crawl, Walk, Style SA Online Market | 24-26 Apr 2020

[ April 24, 2020 to April 26, 2020. ]
Crawl, Walk, Style Online Market in SA
Crawl, Walk, Style is hosting its first online market from 24-26 April 2020 from their website. The online market will allow customers to browse and shop through a variety of South Australian products and services.
The market is encouraging people to shop from the comfort of their own home in […]

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Peppa Pig Family Time

Peppa Pig Entertainment at Home | New Episodes, Activities, Apps & Music | Apr 2020

Peppa Pig Entertainment at Home
New episodes of Peppa Pig are now airing on ABC Kids. There are also playlists, apps, music and The Family Time Activity Pack.
The Peppa Pig show is all about everyday life and family moments, regular routines and fun times and the character is a role model for young kids helping to […]

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Sprout at Home – Online Cooking Classes | Launched April 2020

Be a mini MasterChef with Sprout’s popular cooking classes at home
Run out of ‘isolation’ dinner ideas? SA cooking school Sprout Cooking School & Health Studio (run by MasterChef All-Star Callum Hann and mate Themis Chryssidis) has launched online cooking classes, Sprout at Home.
It’s like having the friendly Sprout demonstrators in your own kitchen, walking you […]

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Windmill at Home | Interactive Journeys, Storytime and Digital Content

Windmill at Home
According to Windmill, the show must go on(line)!
Windmill at Home is a new online platform that hopes to bring a little bit of Windmill joy into your home. Windmill believe that good stories bring people together and can make even the darkest days brighter.
They have worked closely with their team of artists and […]

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Digital Season – Sydney Opera House | Live Recordings & Footage

Digital Season – Sydney Opera House
This digital season is a weekly program of unmissable full-length performances, live recordings and never-before-seen footage from the Opera House archives. You can watch these all for FREE from the comfort of your own home on the Sydney Opera House website. 
Titles include:

David Walliams: Author Talk
Nigella Lawson: A Celebration of Home […]

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The Snail And The Whale | Watch on ABC Kids iView

The Snail And The Whale
A beautiful tale of an unlikely friendship, a tour of the world and a heroic rescue. Based on the picture book written by Julia Donaldson and illustrated by Axel Scheffler.
One tiny snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of a whale. Together they go on […]

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