Colossal Creatures at Adelaide Zoo
The life-sized dinosaurs are back at Adelaide Zoo and this time they’ve brought some creepy crawly giant bugs with them. It’s a great family adventure to find all 15 huge animatronic creatures around the Zoo, and learn about each one. See our video for our first look at some of them. […]
Colossal Creatures at Adelaide Zoo
[ April 20, 2019 to April 22, 2019. ]
Adelaide International Kite Festival 2019
The sky will fill with colour, twists and twirls, kites of all shapes and size at Semaphore beach over the Easter long weekend when the Adelaide International Kite Festival returns in April 2019.
The 2019 Festival will feature international guest kite flyers from New Zealand and as always, there will be kite flyers […]
[ January 11, 2019; 8:30 pm; January 25, 2019; 8:30 pm; February 8, 2019; 8:30 pm; February 22, 2019; 8:30 pm; March 15, 2019; 8:30 pm; March 29, 2019; 8:30 pm; April 12, 2019; 8:30 pm; April 26, 2019; 8:30 pm; ]
Cleland Wildlife Park Night Walks
See who wakes up when the sun goes down, and explore the world of Australia’s nocturnal animals.
Join Cleland’s experienced guides for a night time tour of the park. You’ll get up close to potoroos, bettongs and bandicoots as they forage for food. Hear the haunting cry of owls and the Bush […]
[ February 9, 2019; ]
Chinatown Adelaide Lunar New Year Street Party
The Chinatown Adelaide Lunar New Year Street Party has become a statewide calendar event for the locals, tourists, leaders and members of the Adelaide business community, state and foreign dignitaries to immerse in traditions and cultural experiences.
There will be performances on the stage, plenty of food and of course […]
[ January 7, 2019; ]
The popular World Tennis Challenge Kids Tennis Day is back!
This FREE event includes activities such as ANZ Tennis Hot Shots, jumping castles, face painting, Speed Serve, Hit The Target and Match Play inflatables.
Participants will also get the chance to meet and get autographs with some of the stars of the WTC.
Ensure the kids are sun […]
Loch & Quay Cafe at Rymill Park
Located in the beautiful East Adelaide park lands on the edge of the city, Loch & Quay have taken over the empty Rymill Park Kiosk until the end of April 2019. Local Adelaide pop-up food and bar specialists Food Operations Collective (Zu Zu Mamou Moxie, Adelia’s Winter Warmers) received permission […]
[ March 16, 2019; ]
Coorong Community Ride
Revolve24 Australia 2019 has added another event to its calendar with the introduction of the Coorong Community Ride.
David Fell, Director of Revolve24 Australia, said demand from families watching the 2018 event at The Bend Motorsport Park requesting permission to ride their bikes on the track had prompted the development of this new ride.
[ January 18, 2019; 6:30 pm; ]
Zooflix: The Good Dinosaur screening at Adelaide Zoo
Fancy a family movie night under the stars? Grab the kids, kick back and enjoy a movie at Zooflix!
To celebrate their Colossal Creatures school holiday program, Adeladie Zoo are screening Disney Pixar classic Good Dinosaur these school holidays.
Serving up a sweet tale of interspecies friendship, the Good Dinosaur […]
[ January 19, 2019; January 21, 2019 to January 25, 2019. ]
THE STINKY SMELLY SWAMP – A Children’s Pantomime
Join in the journey of the jolly green giant and his donkey, as they set out to rescue the princess and get back their stinky smelly swamp. But what happens when they stumble across the lord who is in search of the perfect marriage?
Your favourite characters will have […]
[ December 30, 2018; January 6, 2019; January 13, 2019; January 20, 2019; ]
Free Kids’ Club events at Adelaide Farmers’ Market
There’s always lots for little shoppers to enjoy at the weekly Adelaide Showground Farmers’ Market! From tasting ripe strawberries fresh from the farm, sampling lavender brownies or trying a taste of green juice to listening to buskers and enjoying breakfast at the market cafes.
Every week the Market Kids’ […]
All I Really Need to Know I Learned by Being in a Bad Murder Mystery | Flinders University Performing Arts Society | 17-19 Jan 2019
[ January 17, 2019 7:30 pm to January 19, 2019 7:30 pm. ]
What is it about murder mysteries that audiences love? The suspense? The master sleuth? The accents? The ridiculous characters?
In Flinders University Performing Arts Society’s debut production, the murder mystery tropes that we all know and love will be pushed to their limits, with hilarious results. The question on everyone’s minds will not be “who dunnit?”, […]
[ January 11, 2019; 7:00 pm; ]
RAA members are invited to see Disney’s Mary Poppins Returns – the sequel to the beloved childhood Disney classic at the Drive-In.
For the last five years, this has been very popular and has sold out. Over 750 cars and 2,400 people have aattended! This night will be packed full of fun with free entertainment and giveaways before […]
[ February 3, 2019; ]
Channel 7 Brighton Jetty Classic
The 14th annual Brighton Jetty Classic, presented by Channel Seven Adelaide is on Sunday 3 February 2019.
A full day of street and water activities to participate in and be entertained by, including the Brighton Jetty Sculptures, appearances by Home and Away stars, Cancer Council SA Marilyn Jetty Swim, Elite 400m and […]
[ January 23, 2019 to February 3, 2019. ]
12th Annual Brighton Jetty Sculptures Exhibition
Since it was established in 2008 as a fundraiser for the Brighton Surf Life Saving Club, this free event has raised more than $175,000 for the club, used mainly for training and water safety equipment.
The sculptures, weighing from less than a kilo to several tonnes, are made using a variety […]
[ January 25, 2019 to January 27, 2019. ]
Discover what’s cool about the Adelaide Hills this Crush.
Don’t miss a sensory summer weekend of stylish wines, regional produce, earthy music, art and theatre in the Adelaide Hills over the Australia Day weekend.
General entry to Crush is free. Purchase an official souvenir Spiegelau wine glass for $10 and enjoy free entry at all non-ticketed events.
[ January 26, 2019; ]
The Compass Cup – Australia’s Only Cow Race
The Compass Cup is one of those wacky Australian events that showcases our warped sense of humour!
Back in 1973, the local rural youth were looking at ways of making money for the local community, and having fun at the same time. Someone came up with the idea that […]
[ January 10, 2019; ]
Summer Time Fun from the Shandong Exhibition at the State Library
Explore some treasures of the current exhibition One Mountain, One River, One Sage at the State Library on North Terrace. Suitable for ages 6 to 12 years, there are two sessions available – 10am to 12pm and 1pm to 3pm.
Be inspired by the exhibition and make […]
[ July 21, 2019; 10:30 am; 1:00 pm; ]
Dr Seuss’s The Cat in the Hat – Live on Stage
Two bored kids. One rainy day. And one crazy cat wearing a red-striped hat.
In 1957, Theodor Seuss Geisel used this formula and only 200 words to write his second children’s book as Dr. Seuss. More than 50 years later, The Cat in the Hat is […]
[ January 26, 2019; 5:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Australia Day Bush Fair 2019
Celebrate Australia Day 2019 at the City of Onkaparinga’s Australia Day Bush Fair.
Families will love the Bush Fair with free family focused activities and a huge entertainment line-up including roving children’s acts, live music and Aussie displays.
The Australia Day Awards, held in conjunction with the bush fair, recognise local individuals and […]
[ January 26, 2019; ]
Australia Day at the Bay 2019
The City of Holdfast Bay celebrates Australia Day, offering a true-blue beachside Australia Day experience, with an early community barbecue breakfast from 7am, official ceremonies from 9am to welcome new Australian citizens and celebrate local heroes, and a big, free family fun day on the Glenelg Foreshore.
Each year the Australia Day ceremony […]
[ January 25, 2019; 9:00 am to 10:00 pm. ]
Get a FREE shake at the opening of 50SIXONE Henley Beach on Friday 25 January 2019
50SIXONE will be opening in Henley Beach on Friday 25 January 2019 and they are giving away a selection of their famous shakes FREE ALL DAY* during their grand opening from 9am until 10pm (available until sold out).
With store locations […]
[ January 12, 2019 to January 13, 2019. ]
The Delphi Bank Semaphore Greek Festival 2019
The Delphi Bank Semaphore Greek Festival is one of the premier Greek cultural festivals in Australia and one of the largest of its kind in Australia. A volunteer-driven event, the Festival showcases and celebrates Greek culture and heritage within South Australia’s broader multicultural context.
Many generations of local volunteers dedicate […]
[ January 22, 2019; 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
Family Fun at Crows Fan Fair at the Adelaide Showground
Adelaide Football Club members and fans will have the opportunity to meet their AFL and AFLW heroes at the Crows Fan Fair as part of the Club’s new-look 2019 season launch.
Rounding out the school holidays, this free family-friendly event will be held at the Adelaide Showground […]
[ December 27, 2018 to January 28, 2019. ]
Colossal Creatures are at Adelaide Zoo these Summer Holidays
You can see them between 26 December 2018 to 28 January 2019.
The dinosaurs have returned to Adelaide Zoo this Summer and this time they’ve brought a few friends with them – gigantic bugs. This is the third time we’ve had the dinosaurs visit over the years and […]
Adelaide School Holidays 2019
South Australia’s School Holiday Dates & School Term Dates
Your handy reference guide for South Australia school holiday dates and public holidays (and the other states as well).
2019 Adelaide South Australia – School Holiday Dates for Kids in Adelaide
Term 1: Tuesday 29 January 2019 – Friday 12 April 2019
AUTUMN School Holidays 2019: Saturday 13 April […]
[ December 31, 2018; ]
New Years Eve Adelaide – Your Guide to Family Friendly New Year Celebrations
There are plenty of free celebrations planned all over South Australia, many with spectacular fireworks. Check out the options below.
Wishing you and your family a safe and Happy New Year in 2019, full of good health, plenty of laughter, new family adventures and […]
Swing into action with Mega Adventure’s thrilling new addition!
Mega Adventure at West Beach has launched a brand new attraction this month – a Giant Swing. Combining the thrill of swinging fast and high through the air with gorgeous ocean views, this activity is sure to get the adrenaline racing.
Wearing the same harness required to participate […]
[ January 24, 2019; January 25, 2019; January 27, 2019; February 1, 2019; February 2, 2019; February 8, 2019; February 15, 2019; February 22, 2019; ]
Mt Barker Outdoor Cinema Summer Season 2018/19
Enjoy a unique movie-going-experience on the lawns of Auchendarroch House.
You’ll need a deckchair or a picnic rug, bring friends and family and wear clothing to match whatever the weather may bring. With beanbags for hire, licensed bar and a range of takeaway and hot food available, make the most […]
[ January 4, 2019 to February 24, 2019. ]
SkyLine Ferris Wheel at Glenelg
The new attraction at the Bay this summer has had it’s season extended until 24 February and you can now book tickets online.
Mix102.3 has partnered with Skyline Attractions to present a Giant Ferris Wheel right in front of the Jetty near Moseley Square, Glenelg. The Ferris Wheel features Mix102.3 branding that lights […]
[ May 4, 2019; 7:00 pm; ]
Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert
Adelaide Symphony Orchestra presents a Disney Production
The Force will be with the ASO on May the fourth as they present Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back in Concert.
John Williams’ legendary score paired with one of the most critically-acclaimed films of all time will make this screen and sound […]
[ January 26, 2019; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Playford’s 2019 Australia Day Celebrations
Nothing shouts Australia Day celebrations more than the biggest FREE barbie brekky in Playford.
The City of Playford are bringing all those summer feel good vibes to you this Australia Day long week.
Feel the sand between your toes and the summer breeze on your face at Fremont Park while sitting back listening […]
[ January 26, 2019; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Civic Park AusDay 2019
Join the City of Tea Tree Gully on Saturday 26 January to celebrate Australia Day in Civic Park with a day of festivities.
The park will be busy with free family entertainment including inflatables, attractions, music, face painting, food vendors and much more. Enjoy the festivities or simply kick back and enjoy a […]
[ January 12, 2019; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Paisley Park Early Learning Centre are launching their new childcare centre in Hallett Cove.
International chef and Network Ten’s The Living Room host, Miguel Maestre, will be making a special appearance to cook and educate local families.
At the Community Fun Day, families and local community members will have the opportunity to meet the Centre Director, Karen, […]
[ January 18, 2019; ]
Gear Up at Campbelltown 2019
Stage 4 Finish – Santos Tour Down Under
Commencing at Unley, Stage 4 of the 2019 Santos Tour Down Under will head through the Adelaide Hills and the challenging Corkscrew climb before finishing at Foxfield Oval, Maryvale Road, Athelstone.
“Gear Up at Campbelltown” will be an afternoon of entertainment, preparing to cheer the professional […]
[ January 29, 2019; ]
Summer rock festival Under The Southern Stars will be rocking Adelaide on 25 January 2019 with a line-up of Australian Rock Royalty. The perfect summer festival celebration!
Under the Southern Stars is excited to announce this year’s return with a huge line up of the best of Australian rock. Off the back of last year’s inaugural […]
[ December 15, 2018; December 22, 2018; December 29, 2018; January 5, 2019; January 12, 2019; January 19, 2019; January 26, 2019; ]
Sounds of Summer hosted by the City of Marion
Spend an afternoon with the City of Marion, relaxing by their outdoor pool with live music from Raise Your Voice Music Academy.
Lay back on the large grassed and shaded lawn areas with a picnic or enjoy food from the kiosk.
With 3 pools suitable for all age levels […]
[ December 31, 2018; ]
New Year’s Eve Celebrations at Normanville
New Year’s Eve 2018 will see the 21st annual Normanville New Year’s Eve Pageant. The pageant consists of a parade of approximately 40 colourful floats leaving Katherine Drive at 7.30pm sharp, winding its way through the streets of Normanville ending at the beautiful Normanville foreshore at approximately 8pm.
Locals and tourists […]
[ December 31, 2018; ]
Join the fun in Glenelg this New Year’s Eve to celebrate 2018 and welcome in 2019.
The Glenelg foreshore will come alive with free live entertainment and fireworks.
Both Brighton and Glenelg will have 9.30pm fireworks and then again at Midnight.
Entertainment starts from 6:30pm featuring The Uptown Seeds DJ Jaki J and Sneaky Sound System.
CLICK HERE FOR INFORMATION […]
[ January 21, 2019; ]
Cancer Council’s Undies Run at the Strikers Game
Have you ever wanted to bare it all on Adelaide Oval? Now’s your chance, with 200 fundraisers set to strip down to their undies in front of 40,000 screaming fans, all for a good cause.
Cancer Council SA has joined with Adelaide Strikers to host Cancer Council’s Undies Run […]
[ December 22, 2018; ]
Official Opening of Waikerie Water & Nature Play Park
Help celebrate the opening of Waikerie’s new Water & Nature Play Park.
On Saturday 22 December 2018 the park will be officially opened. There will be a free sausage sizzle and visitors will be the first to try out the park. Bring the family and explore the new surroundings […]