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Mahnew Orchard Apple Picking

Pick Your Own Apples in the Adelaide Hills | Mahnew Orchard, Lenswood | 18 May 2019

[ May 18, 2019; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Pick Your Own Pink Lady Apples
Mahnew Orchard in the Adelaide Hills are opening up their orchard for the final time this season for visitors to pick their own Pink Lady Apples.
After the success of the recent Pink Lady Weekend, Mahnew Orchard are hosting another Pick Your Own Pink Lady Apples event. This event will be […]

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Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk | Hahndorf to Beaumont | 19 May 2019

[ May 19, 2019; ]
The Hahndorf Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk is a great community event enjoyed each year by all who participate.
Each year hundreds of walkers make the trek following the trail made by German pioneer women as they carried their fresh produce from Hahndorf to market in Adelaide 180 years ago.

The Pioneer Women’s Trail was rediscovered by members […]

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Pome Fest | Adelaide Hills | 31 May – 1 Jun 2019

[ May 31, 2019 to June 1, 2019. ]
Pome Fest Winter Launch
Pome Fest is a two day event that offers a range of different activities covering all things apple and pear, with festivities to celebrate the end of this year’s apple and pear harvest in the Adelaide Hills.
Apples and pears are commonly referred to as pome fruits. The word pome is a Middle […]

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Birdwood Farm Day | 19 May 2019

[ May 19, 2019; ]
Birdwood Farm Day 2019
Birdwood Primary School proudly presents the 45th annual Birdwood Farm Day
Go along for a day of country fun in the forest, and enjoy the best of what the local community has to offer. Enjoy the surroundings of Mount Crawford forest with crisp autumn air, the smell of wood smoke from campfires, freshly […]

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Pick a Pink Lady Event | Lenswood | 4 & 5 May 2019

[ May 4, 2019 5:00 pm to May 5, 2019 5:00 pm. ]
Harrisville Orchards in Lenswood is open for Apple Picking on Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 May 2019
Over the first weekend in May, Harrisville Orchards are holding a Pick a Pink Lady event and they invite families to go along and pick fresh apples straight from the trees.

Entry Fee – TBA (previous years $5 per […]

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Pick a Pink Lady® Weekend 2019 | Apple Picking in Lenswood | 4 & 5 May 2019

[ May 4, 2019 to May 5, 2019. ]
Pick a Pink Lady® Weekend 2019 | Adelaide Apple Picking
Four family-owned and run apple orchards located in the heart of one of Australia’s premium apple-growing regions in the Adelaide Hills are open for visiting, exploring and fruit picking.
For one weekend only Pick a Pink Lady® Weekend provides a unique opportunity to pick some Pink Lady® […]

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Pick Your Own Apples | Harrisville Orchards | 13 & 14 Apr 2019

[ April 13, 2019 to April 14, 2019. ]
Harrisville Orchards is open for Apple Picking on Saturday 13 & Sunday 14 April 2019
Over the first weekend of the Autumn school holidays, Harrisville Orchards are holding a Sweet ‘n’ Sour Pick Your Own Apples event.  Families are invited to go along and pick fresh Fuji and Granny Smith apples straight from the trees.

Entry […]

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Easter at Melba’s | Woodside | Easter Long Weekend 2019

[ April 19, 2019 to April 22, 2019. ]
Celebrate all things delicious over the Easter long weekend at Melba’s.
Enjoy a weekend of celebration with the family, stock up on your Melba’s Easter favourites and discover Melba’s factory and all its happenings.
Enjoy delicious choices from the Cafe, including specialty Melba’s Hot Chocolates, milkshakes, ice-cream, chocolates and lollies, along with scrumptious options from their friends […]

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Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival | 20 & 22 Apr 2019

[ April 20, 2019; April 22, 2019; ]  

Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival 2019
The Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival has been a family favourite for generations. Bring your own food and drinks onto the course, enjoy a picnic by your car and celebrate the Easter long weekend with family and friends.
The Easter Racing Carnival has been one of South Australia’s premier social and sporting occasions for […]

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Stirling Fringe | 22 Feb – 3 Mar 2019

[ February 22, 2019; ]
Stirling Fringe 2019
The very best of Fringe in the most beautiful setting. Chill out in the gorgeous Stirling Lawns with the hottest acts of Fringe.
Stretch out and relax on the Stirling Fringe lawns between Fringe shows with a bite to eat from local food stalls paired with delicious Adelaide Hills beer and wine from the […]

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Adelaide’s Only Giant Tube Slides | Woodhouse Activity Centre | Review

Tube Sliding Fun for Families
Adelaide’s only tube slides opened on 2 February 2019 at Woodhouse Activity Centre
What exactly is a tube slide you may be wondering? Well, think of a waterslide, but without the water. It’s set up on a hill slope in the beautiful 54 hectare grounds of the Woodhouse Activity Centre, home of […]

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Tea With a Princess | Auchendarroch House | 6 & 13 Apr 2019 – SOLD OUT

[ April 6, 2019; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. April 13, 2019; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Tea With a Princess at Auchendarroch House
Have you wondered what it would be like to visit a historic house that’s just like a real castle and meet your favourite Fairytale Princess?
***BOTH SESSIONS NOW SOLD OUT***
Once Upon A Princess will host “Tea With A Princess” at historical Auchendarroch House, inviting all Princesses and Princes to attend.  Built in the […]

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All British Day | Echunga | 10 Feb 2019

[ February 10, 2019; ]
All British Day 2019
The All British Day is an annual display day and picnic for enthusiastic club members to meet and show off their British motor vehicles. It is held in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, on the second Sunday of February each year.
The All British Day regularly attracts over 950 vehicles on display, from the […]

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Fringe In The Vines | Tomich Wines | 26 Jan 2019

[ January 26, 2019 to January 27, 2019. ]
Enjoy the Australia Day long weekend with ‘Fringe in the Vines’ at Tomich Wines
For the first time in Crush history, the hills will come alive with the sounds of Fringe and live Fringe performances and art will unfold all weekend!
Tomich Wines, long established as one of the family favourite destinations on the Crush Festival program, is […]

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Crush Festival | Adelaide Hills | 25-27 Jan 2019

[ 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.

To […]

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Christmas at Melba’s Chocolates | Woodside | 15-23 Dec 2018

[ December 15, 2018 to December 23, 2018. ]
Melba’s Twilight Trading is back this Christmas.
From Saturday 15 to 23 December 2018 Melba’s  doors will be open from 9am to 10pm. Melba’s Chocolates has long been an iconic destination all year round, but their Twilight Trading promises to be lots of fun with visits from Father Christmas and FREE face painting.
Father Christmas visiting times:

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Cleland Wildlife Park Butterfly Aviary | Review | Dec 2018

Cleland Wildlife Park Butterfly Aviary
Cleland Wildlife Park is now home to a butterfly aviary which will delight butterfly lovers of all ages. The new addition to the park features butterflies which are native to our local South Australian environment.
Visitors are able to move around the outside of the aviary to view the butterflies from different […]

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Lights of Lobethal Festival | 9-31 Dec 2018

[ December 9, 2018 to December 31, 2018. ]
Lights of Lobethal Christmas Festival
Lobethal lights up on Sunday 9 December 2018 until Monday 31 December 2018. The Lights of Lobethal Christmas festival has been lighting up the Lobethal Valley in the Adelaide Hills for over sixty years. Created by the community of Lobethal, the true spirit of Christmas has now evolved into the largest […]

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Womstock | Wombat Awareness Organisation Open Day | 18 Nov 2018

[ November 18, 2018; 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
Womstock – Wombat Awareness Organisation Open Day
Wombat Awareness Organisation is extremely excited to be having their very first open day.
They are celebrating and having a bit of fun by holding a Wombat Music Festival in their free range wombat sanctuary to help raise funds for a fire bunker for their special needs wombats this fire […]

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Pick Your Own Cherries | Cherry Orchards South Australia | Nov 2018 – Jan 2019

Pick your own cherries
There’s nothing that says summer more than when fresh, juicy, red, sweet, local cherries are available. When the cherry season arrives it reminds us that Christmas is near.
If you love eating lots of cherries, a fun way to get them is to pick your own. Similar to picking strawberries at Beerenberg, this […]

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Adelaide Strawberry Picking

Pick Your Own Strawberries | Beerenberg Farm, Hahndorf | November to April

Beerenberg Strawberry Farm
Beerenberg Farm in the Adelaide Hills dates back to 1839, when the Paech family settled at Hahndorf three years after the state of South Australia was proclaimed.  Located in Hahndorf, just 30 minutes from Adelaide’s CBD, Beerenberg is a fully family owned and operated strawberry farm which is still run by the same family today.
The current owners, […]

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Cobb’s Hill Estate Spring Celebration | 28 Oct 2018

[ October 28, 2018; 11:00 am to 6:00 pm. ]
Cobb’s Hill Estate Spring Celebration
Spring is in the air in the Adelaide Hills and it is time to celebrate!
Join Cobbs Hill Estate at their Cellar Door for their first Spring Celebration Festival.

They will be cooking up a storm with their delicious sizzling gourmet burgers. Enjoy a glass of cool climate premium wines or a craft […]

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Adelaide Hills Rally | Ultimate Motorsport Events | 21-23 Sep 2018

[ September 21, 2018 to September 23, 2018. ]
Three Days of Rallying Heaven on some of the best gravel rally roads in Australia
Being round 5 of the Australian Rally Championship and the final round of the South Australian Rally Championship, competition is going to be tense, tight, fast and furious.  The best rally teams of Australia and SA will not only be on […]

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Meadows Country Fair | 21 Oct 2018

[ October 21, 2018; ]
Meadows Country Fair 2018
On the third Sunday in October each year, the gorgeous little town of Meadows in the Adelaide Hills attracts more than 8000 visitors from far and wide and this year it’s set to be bigger and better.
With plenty to see and do, the 2018 Meadows Country Fair will be a fantastic family […]

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National Motor Museum Father’s Day Special | 2 Sep 2018

[ September 2, 2018; ]  
National Motor Museum Father’s Day Special
Celebrate Father’s Day with a trip to the National Motor Museum. Fathers and carers accompanied by a paying visitor this Father’s Day on Sunday 2 September 2018 will be admitted to the Museum free of charge.

See the Bugatti Veyron, one of the world’s fastest vehicles and the only one on […]

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Celebrate the Re-opening of Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary | 1 Sep 2018

[ September 1, 2018; ]
The Grand Re-opening of Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary
Saturday the 1st of September, the first day of Spring, is the perfect time to bring life back to Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary; a South Australian icon and National Treasure.
Purchased by Perth couple David Cobbold and Narelle MacPherson in January 2017, Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary was founded in 1969 by Dr John […]

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Hahndorf Winter Lantern Festival | 24 & 25 Aug 2018

[ August 24, 2018; 7:00 pm; August 25, 2018; 2:00 pm; ]
Hahndorf Winter Lantern Festival 2018
The 2018 Hahndorf Winter Lantern festival will involve working with the local community and schools in order to create artful lantern sculptures that will be paraded down the main straight of Hahndorf and displayed in the Hahndorf Academy grounds.
The Hahndorf Academy grounds will be transformed into a colourful and dynamic space, […]

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Winter Reds Weekend | Adelaide Hills | 27-29 Jul 2018

[ July 27, 2018 to July 29, 2018. ]
Fire up your winter soul in the Adelaide Hills.
Be tempted by more than 30 wineries offering sumptuous events day and night.
Winter Reds general entry is free.  Purchase an official souvenir Spiegelau wine glass for $10 and enjoy free entry at all non-ticketed events.

Make a weekend of it!  There is so much happening over the Winter Reds weekend, […]

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Gumeracha Medieval Fair | 5 & 6 May 2018

[ May 5, 2018 1:00 pm to May 6, 2018 1:00 pm. ]
12th Annual Gumeracha Medieval Fair
The 12th annual Gumeracha Medieval Fair will be held on 5 & 6 May 2018 in Federation Park from 10am-5pm on Saturday and 10am-4pm Sunday.  Again, there will be another two days of medieval fun and excitement. The resident Oracle has forecast fair weather and the event promises to be even bigger […]

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Pick a Pink Lady® Apple Picking | Lenswood | May 2018

[ May 5, 2018 to May 6, 2018. May 19, 2018; 10:00 am; ]
Update: Wednesday 16 May 2018
Harrisville Orchards is Opening for Apple Picking on Saturday 19 May 2018 – 10am to 4pm
Due to popular demand after a huge Pick a Pink Lady Weekend recently, Harrisville are opening their orchards one more time this season.
According to their Instagram post, the apples are still sensational and of very high quality […]

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Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk | Hahndorf to Beaumont House | 20 May 2018

[ May 20, 2018; ]
The Hahndorf Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk is a great community event enjoyed each year by all who participate.
Take up the challenge: follow in the footsteps of pioneer women and men who walked from Hahndorf to Adelaide in the early years of the colony selling produce.

Imagine walking all the way from Hahndorf to Adelaide carrying a […]

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The Music of The Man From Snowy River | Littlehampton | 6 Apr 2018

[ April 6, 2018; 7:00 pm to 8:15 pm. ]  
The Music of The Man From Snowy River at Four Oaks Farm
The Man from Snowy River is synonymous with the Australian Outback and the Brumbies.
Pack a picnic and enjoy the music from The Man from Snowy River in a natural setting with horses and other farm animals all around.  A small market will be […]

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Good Ol’ Fashioned Barn Dance | Littlehampton | 7 Apr 2018

[ April 7, 2018; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
What is better than an autumn night in the Adelaide Hills with a barn dance?
A Barn Dance is a community-oriented event for people who do not usually dance! This year’s barn dance will be at Four Oaks Farm, where their barn will be taken over. You can warm yourselves by the fire whilst enjoying a […]

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Penny Lane Market | Mt Barker | 7 Apr 2018

[ April 7, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]  
Penny Lane Market in Mt Barker
Head to Mount Barker for one of the Adelaide Hill’s favourite markets showcasing over 80 South Australian makers, boutiques, art and design. Experience a market in Adelaide Hills like no other.  A family friendly event for all ages, there will be live music, a bouncy castle, kids crafts and face painting.

For […]

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Melba’s Chocolate Factory Easter Weekend | Woodside | 30 Mar – 2 Apr 2018

[ March 30, 2018 to April 2, 2018. ]
Melba’s Easter Weekend of family fun in Woodside
Melba’s have planned a jam-packed, fun-filled four days for families, with activities for all ages. Their factory will be bursting with yummy treats and their cafe offering warm and cold drinks and sweet snacks, making Melba’s a one-stop shop for Easter fun.
Melba’s Chocolates & Confectionery is open all […]

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Nature Play SA Forest Festival | Kuitpo Forest | 18 & 19 Apr 2018

[ April 18, 2018 to April 19, 2018. ]
Nature Play SA Forest Festival 18 & 19 April 2018
Grab your picnic blankets and beanies, Nature Play Forest Festival is returning to Kuitpo in Autumn 2018! Celebrate the holidays with wild nature play adventures and make magical memories with family and friends.
 

The Nature Play Forest Festival is specially created for children aged 0 – 12 […]

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Hills Harmony Picnic | Gumeracha | 24 Mar 2018

[ March 24, 2018; 11:00 am; ]
Enjoy a day in the hills to celebrate cultural diversity.
The Adelaide Hills Council and local community are hosting a day of family fun at Federation Park, Gumeracha to celebrate cultural diversity.
This free, family-friendly event features live entertainment by Ebby Allotey & the Afrikeeco Band and Birdwood High School musicians. There will also be games to play and delicious […]

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Meadows 4 Day Easter Fair | 30 Mar – 2 Apr 2018

[ March 30, 2018 to April 2, 2018. ]  
The annual Meadows 4 day Easter Fair is celebrating its 20th anniversary in 2018.
The Meadows 4 Day Easter Fair is a family-friendly annual event. It is a large treasure market with around 100 stalls selling a wide variety of products including locally made arts and crafts, plants, books, clothing, toys, bric-a-brac, treasures and collectables. There […]

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Fignic Picnic in the Orchard | Glen Ewin Estate | 25 Mar 2018

[ March 25, 2018; 11:00 am; ]  
Glen Ewin Estate orchard is hosting a celebration to mark the end of the fig harvest with a picnic.
The picnic will be held in the orchard and will include local produce hampers, a full bar and of course all things figs!
Enjoy live music, fig picking, food stalls, the fig shop and more.
BYO picnic rug. Bookings essential.
Entry: $79 […]

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Easter Sunday Family Fun Day | Glen Ewin Estate | 1 Apr 2018

[ April 1, 2018; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Easter Sunday Family Fun Day at Glen Ewin Estate
Celebrate Easter at Glen Ewin Estate with a day of family fun!
Glen Ewin Estate is hosting an Easter Sunday Family Fun Day on the 1 April 2018 from 10am – 4pm with FREE entry.

While there, you can indulge in Easter cocktails, food stalls, a wine bar and […]

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