[ January 18, 2022 to January 22, 2022. ]
Pick Your Own Sunflowers at Atkins Farm in the Adelaide Hills
For a limited time the general public are invited to pick their own sunflowers at Atkins Farm this week.
Atkins Farm is a working farm and as a condition of entry the rules below are part or their terms and conditions when purchasing a ticket. Tickets cost […]
[ January 18, 2022 to January 22, 2022. ]
[ January 19, 2022 to January 30, 2022. ] [caption id="attachment_160701" align="alignnone" width="630"] Patritti Brighton Jetty Sculptures[/caption]
Patritti Brighton Jetty Sculptures 2022
Take a walk along the Esplanade in Brighton to view the incredible works of art along the coastline and stop by Bindarra Reserve to see the fabulous array of indoor sculptures in the marquees.
Patritti Brighton Jetty Sculptures is one of South Australia’s largest annual art events […]
Sam Willoughby International BMX Facility
The Sam Willoughby International BMX Facility will open on 22 January with the Summer Showdown 2022 AusCycling BMX National Rounds.
The new Sam Willoughby International BMX Facility is South Australia’s only international-standard BMX track. It will be part of a major sports precinct in the south, including a new $7 million southern […]
[ January 26, 2022; ]
Spend this Australia Day poolside at the Payneham Swimming Pool.
Grab your family and friends and your bathers for a classic Australia Day pool party at the Payneham Memorial Swimming Pool. Suitable for all ages, it’s a fun day out for the whole family.
Enjoy music, games and a sausage sizzle, and race the clock on […]
[ January 14, 2022; January 21, 2022; ]
Free Outdoor Cinema in Prospect
This summer, the BIG screen is back in Prospect with FREE Friday night movies.
The free outdoor cinema you know and love is back for 2021/22, with a new location and new movies. Nothing fancy, nothing complicated – just a free movie screening on a summer’s Friday night for the whole family.
[ January 20, 2022 to January 21, 2022. ]
Semaphore Fun Finds
Semaphore Fun Finds is a free fun activity for kids to do in January of the Summer School Holidays.
Simply register free for the activity to get your Semaphore bag, filled with goodies, and a map. Follow the map, answer the questions about Semaphore (which are easy to find) and return the map to […]
[ January 20, 2022; January 22, 2022; January 23, 2022; ]
Commonwealth Bank Women’s Ashes Series Australia v England will see three T20 games at Adelaide Oval in January 2022.
The Commonwealth Bank Women’s Ashes Series will be played in Canberra, Adelaide and Melbourne.
The configuration of the multi-format women’s Ashes has been altered with Adelaide Oval now to host three T20 games in January. There will also […]
[ December 9, 2021; December 23, 2021; December 31, 2021; January 5, 2022; January 14, 2022; January 15, 2022; January 17, 2022; ]
Adelaide Strikers Big Bash Home Games at Adelaide Oval
The Adelaide Strikers to play at least seven BBL|11 cricket games at Adelaide Oval.
The KFC Big Bash League kicks off in December and Adelaide Oval will host at least seven games including the hugely popular New Year’s Eve match on December 31st against Sydney Thunder.
The Strikers’ first game […]
[ January 12, 2022; ]
Science Holiday Fun at Noarlunga & Fulham
Update: Science Holiday Fun at Fulham on Tuesday 18 January & Wednesday 19 January have been cancelled due to COVID-19
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Wednesday 19 January 2022 | 1.30pm – 4.30pm
Science Collective is heading to Noarlunga and Fulham bringing loads of hands on holiday science fun for kids. See some of […]
[ January 16, 2022; January 29, 2022; February 13, 2022; February 27, 2022; ]
2022 AFLW Season Fixture – Adelaide Crows Home Games
Adelaide’s AFLW team is returning to The Parade in 2022, with five home games set to be played at Norwood Oval.
Adelaide will play in front of a home crowd in Round 2 against North Melbourne at Norwood on Sunday, 16 January at 2.40pm. In Round 4, the […]
[ January 21, 2022; January 22, 2022; ]
Civic Park Movies 2022
Civic Park Movies is a free outdoor cinema experience at Civic Park, Modbury and a great way to spend a night with family and friends.
This season they are hosting a movies weekend in January, so you can enjoy a movie on the Friday and/or Saturday night. There will be delicious food vendors […]
[ January 20, 2022 to January 26, 2022. ]
Aus Lights on the River – Elder Park/Tarntanya Wama
For Australia Day 2022 there will be free family friendly events held in Rundle Mall and Elder Park/Tarntanya Wama from Thursday 22 until Wednesday 26 January. Bookings are not required.
We are all part of the story..
This is the Story of Australia – the story of an extraordinary nation. […]
[ January 26, 2022 to January 29, 2022. ]
Santos Festival of Cycling – Family Friendly Events
The City of Adelaide Festival Village will relocate from Victoria Park/Pakapakanthi to Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga for one action-packed day and evening on Wednesday 26 January.
The City of Adelaide Festival Village at Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga will be an attractive feature as part of the 2022 program, with great cycling action – […]
[ January 28, 2022; ]
Santos Festival of Cycling & WOMAD Free Mini Music Festival Event
The Santos Festival of Cycling and WOMDelaide are collaborating to present a free music event at the City of Adelaide Festival Village during the Santos Festival of Cycling in January 2022.
Held on Friday 28 January 2022 starting at 6:30pm, the 150-minute free event will feature […]
[ January 23, 2022; February 20, 2022; ]
Bounce into fun this summer at Norwood Splash.
Take the family along to the Norwood Swimming Centre for some extra fun in the sun this summer. The kids can try out their skills on the pool’s inflatable obstacle course. There will be prizes on offer for those who beat the clock.
There are two dates for […]
[ January 8, 2022 to January 22, 2022. ]
Pop Up Wheel Park in Felixstow
A dedicated wheel park is popping up in Felixstow during the January school holidays.
Take along your favourite set of wheels, be it a bike, scooter or skates, and enjoy a fun and free day out thanks to the Norwood, Payneham & St Peters council.
Located at 69 Briar Rd, Felixstow, don’t […]
[ January 22, 2022; ]
Fleurieu Beer Festival 2022
This one-day festival will present a line-up of the finest Fleurieu’s craft breweries. Meet the brewers, share an afternoon with friends sampling Fleurieu’s finest brews and tasting fantastic local food.
The Fleurieu Beer Festival is an outdoor, open air one-day festival presenting a line-up of the finest Fleurieu’s craft breweries where you will […]
[ January 8, 2022 to January 9, 2022. ]
Glenelg Greek Festival/Theophany Festival 2022
The annual Glenelg Greek Festival with the Blessing of the Waters is back in 2022.
For the first time there will be two full days of Greek food and sweets, drinks, music and dance. There will be daily performances including sideshows in front of the Stamford Grand Hotel on the Glenelg foreshore […]
South Australian Beaches
Adelaide has an envious selection of city beaches stretching from North Haven all the way down to Sellicks Beach and beyond in the south.
Most of Adelaide’s central beaches are less than 30 minutes drive from the city, with the spectacular southern beaches about an hour away. Planning a day on the sand is […]
School Holiday Dates in South Australia
Dates for Adelaide School Holidays and 2022 School Term dates for South Australia
To help you plan ahead when making travel plans and booking accomodation for your next family trip, here’s where you’ll find the current year’s school term dates, school holiday dates and our SA’s public holidays.
SUMMER HOLIDAYS 2021/2022
[ December 27, 2021 to December 31, 2021. January 1, 2022 to January 2, 2022. ]
Summer Cockle Trains – Goolwa – Port Elliot – Victor Harbor
The summer Cockle Train season will start from Monday 27 December with 6 trains running daily until 2 January, when they will then continue to operate their usual 3 train schedule for the remainder of the holidays.
The Cockle Train travels between Goolwa and Victor Harbor along the […]
[ December 11, 2021 to December 24, 2021. December 26, 2021 to December 31, 2021. January 1, 2022 to January 30, 2022. ]
Semaphore Summer Carnival
Semaphore Summer Carnival is returning for another season of beachside fun on the foreshore.
Held each year during the summer school holidays, the Semaphore Summer Carnival is an outdoor, open air, fun-filled outing for the whole family. Enjoy some beachside fun on the foreshore with some favourite thrill rides and attractions, plus there […]
Clifford the Big Red Dog | Exclusive to Cinemas from 30 December 2021
When middle-schooler Emily Elizabeth (Darby Camp) meets a magical animal rescuer (John Cleese) who gifts her a little, red puppy, she never anticipated waking up to find a giant ten-foot hound in her small New York City apartment.
While her single mom (Sienna Guillory) […]
Wallis Cinema’s Mainline Drive-In – Last Summer Program
Adelaide’s only remaining outdoor drive-in cinema – Mainline Drive-In at Gepps Cross – will close in February 2022.
The Wallis family, after 65 years of operating, has made the difficult decision to close the Gepps Cross Mainline Drive-In after the upcoming Summer season. Announcing the news on their Wallis […]
Adelaide Central Market Christmas Recipes
The Adelaide Central Market has released another collection of recipes just in time for Christmas.
The three recipes include Christmas spiced granola, Roasted sweet potato and cauliflower salad and Thai style barbecued salmon. These recipes offer some great healthy options compared to traditional Christmas cooking, particularly if you’re looking for something new […]
WIN Tickets to The Addams Family 2 | In Cinemas 6 January 2022
Everyone’s favorite spooky family is back in the animated comedy sequel, The Addams Family 2.
In this all new movie we find Morticia and Gomez distraught that their children are growing up, skipping family dinners, and totally consumed with “scream time.” To reclaim their […]
[ December 31, 2021; ]
New Year’s Eve at Wallis Cinema’s Mainline Drive-In
Be the first to see Ghostbusters Afterlife (PG) and the last to see in the New Year at Adelaide’s only remaining outdoor drive-in cinema.
The Wallis family, after 65 years of operating, has made the difficult decision to close the Gepps Cross Mainline Drive-In after the upcoming Summer season. […]
[ December 28, 2021; ]
Sunflower Market Day at Shimmering Pines Farm
Go and take a walk through the stunning Sunflower Field at Shimmering Pines Farm in Tarlee, located at the gateway to the Clare Valley Tourism Region. Take a sunflower selfie, browse through the market stalls and enjoy the food and music.
There will be two sessions held on Tuesday 28 […]
[ December 20, 2021 to December 24, 2021. ]
Christmas Shopping at Adelaide Central Market
From Adelaide Hills cherries, Riverland stone fruit and handmade fruit mince tarts, chocolates, and puddings, to fresh local Rock Lobster and house smoked hams – Christmas has arrived at the Adelaide Central Market.
Christmas at the Market is always a celebrated occasion for customers, with an abundance of the best local […]
Don’t Duck Out. Make It SAFE Water Safety Education Campaign
Making a splash with portable pool safety
South Australians are being reminded about the dangers of portable pools.
Young children can drown in only 3cm of water, and silently within just 20 seconds.
Parents and carers need to follow this important advice to help keep children safe over the […]
Adelaide Public Swimming Pools & Water Parks
Find your nearest swimming centre around Adelaide and South Australia for recreational swimming. Some centres also offer other water activities as well, such as waterslides and inflatables, plus you can book in for swimming lessons too. Some are predominantly swimming schools and may have limited general swimming lanes when […]
[ December 31, 2021; ]
Murray Bridge NYE 2021 & Murray River Splash Festival 2022
Plans are underway once again for a family friendly New Year’s Eve event to kick start Jump into January festivities at Sturt Reserve in Murray Bridge.
New Year’s Eve Celebrations
The Murray Bridge New Year’s Eve event caters for a family audience to celebrate New Year’s Eve together. […]
STEMmania @ Mt Barker – Science & Technology Fun for Kids
STEMmania @ Mt Barker is designed especially for families with primary school aged children. It is hands-on, interactive and loads of fun and is great for kids who love all things science and technology.
Hold native animals, get up close and personal with invertebrates and […]
This holiday season, the new chapter in Illumination’s smash animated franchise arrives with big dreams and spectacular hit songs as the ever-optimistic koala, Buster Moon, and his all-star cast of performers prepare to launch their most dazzling stage extravaganza yet …all in the glittering entertainment capital of the world.
There’s just one hitch: They first […]
Happy Valley Reservoir Reserve in SA is Now Open for Recreational Fun
by Brooke Hendry
After 120 years, they’ve finally opened the gates to Happy Valley Reservoir Reserve, and it’s one to put on your SA must visit list.
Happy Valley Reservoir Reserve is located only 35 minutes from the Adelaide CBD in the Southern suburb of Happy […]
[ December 12, 2021; December 18, 2021; January 6, 2022 to January 7, 2022. January 8, 2022; January 11, 2022 to January 12, 2022. January 14, 2022 to January 15, 2022. January 16, 2022; January 18, 2022; ]
Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries – Snorkel Events
Summer’s here and South Australia’s premier guided snorkel tour organisation, the not for profit Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries (EMS) is set to show you a whole new world right on our doorstep.
Every year from early spring to mid-autumn, EMS host a series of snorkel events and tours around the state providing […]
[ January 2, 2022 to January 15, 2022. ]
Adelaide International at Memorial Drive 2022
Adelaide is set to play a key role ahead of the 2022 Australian Open next January, with Ash Barty headlining some of the world’s best players expected to compete in what is set to be Adelaide’s biggest summer of tennis.
A jam-packed calendar will see professional tennis return to Memorial Drive […]
Top Family Fun Things to do in Adelaide this Summer
Summer’s long hot days and relaxed vibes offer the perfect opportunity to get out as a family and explore our beaches, catch up with friends at a park or playground and indulge in ice cream. We’ve included some of our favourite places to visit around Adelaide […]
[ December 26, 2021; December 29, 2021; January 7, 2022; January 14, 2022; January 21, 2022; ]
Zoo Nights at Adelaide Zoo
Adelaide Zoo are hosting some summer sundown sessions where you can swing by after work or drop in for date night for an evening of wild fun.
Make the most of balmy evenings as Adelaide Zoo opens their gates after hours for you to explore the jungle-like gardens by twilight. Zoo Nights […]
Welcome to Summer Festival 2022 – CANCELLED
Sadly, the City of West Torrens Summer Festival has been cancelled in 2022.
Editors update Wednesday 5 January 2022:
The 2022 Summer Festival program and face-to-face school holiday programs are being cancelled this year due to concerns around the increase in COVID-19 cases, as well as State restrictions.
Never fear though! Staff […]