Archive | Community Events RSS feed for this section

Playgroup on the Green | Civic Park | 11 Nov 2019

[ November 11, 2019; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Playgroup on the Green at Civic Park
Playgroup on the Green at Civic Park in Modbury is a huge outdoor event with fun for everyone.
Featuring all your Playgroup favourites including face painting, messy play, crafts, sensory play, baby-zone and physical play.
There will be something for all ages, including a coffee van for the adults. Hosted by […]

Continue Reading

Playgroup at the Zoo | 1 Nov 2019

[ November 1, 2019; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Playgroup at the Zoo
Playgroup SA’s annual membership event returns to Adelaide Zoo on Friday 1 November, 2019.
There will be an abundance of activities including children’s entertainers, baby zone, face painting, Playgroup activities, imaginative play and much more.
There are a limited amount of discounted event tickets available.
Tickets will be released soon via the Playgroup SA website […]

Continue Reading

The Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour | Adelaide | 25 Sep 2019

[ September 25, 2019; 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Lexus Melbourne Cup Tour – Trophy Visit at St Patrick’s Technical College
This year, communities around the nation and the world have been provided with the opportunity to experience the magic of the Lexus Melbourne Cup, and hear the many stories connected with Australia’s greatest horse-race.
More than 75 communities applied to host the $200,000 trophy in […]

Continue Reading

Variety Children’s Zoo | Adelaide Zoo | Opening 28 Sep 2019

[ September 28, 2019; ]
Variety Children’s Zoo to open in time for October school holidays!
Adelaide Zoo’s new Variety Children’s Zoo will open on Saturday, 28 September 2019 and is set to be an amazing play space for kids filled with interactive areas that allow them to get closer than ever to some of the zoo’s most popular residents.
Built with […]

Continue Reading

Semaphore Carousel 90th Birthday Celebration | 6 Oct 2019

[ October 6, 2019; ]
Semaphore Carousel 90th Birthday Celebration
Rotary celebrates the 90th birthday of the Semaphore Carousel by fundraising for Australian Rotary Health.  On Sunday 6 October enjoy $2 rides, BBQ, veteran car display, facepainting and much more.

The Semaphore Carousel has been a resident of the Semaphore Foreshore since 1938.  It is believed to be the largest operating carousel in […]

Continue Reading

Falie Family Fun Day & Light Show | Port Adelaide | 29 Sep 2019

[ September 29, 2019; ]
Falie Family Fun Day & Light Show
The Historic Ketch Falie (HKF) is celebrating 100 years with a family fun day on Sunday 29 September 2019.  In addition to their usual onboard open day experience, there will be a variety of additional activities on offer.

Illuminart will be illuminating the ship itself, with light and storytelling projection […]

Continue Reading
horbland graveyard

The Horbland Graveyard | Woodcroft | 25, 26 & 31 Oct 2019

[ October 25, 2019; October 26, 2019; October 31, 2019; ]
The Horbland Graveyard 2019
The Horbland Graveyard is a Halloween tradition. This terrifying maze will bring you the thrill that you are looking for during this season.
As you make your way through the graveyard, you will come in contact with creatures of all sorts. Be ready to have a howling good time at this event. Horbland […]

Continue Reading
civic park movies home alone

Civic Park Movies – Home Alone | Modbury | 8 Nov 2019

[ November 8, 2019; 6:30 pm; ]
Civic Park Movies – Home Alone
Join Civic Park Movies for their first FREE movie screening for the season – Home Alone.
Arrive early from 6:30pm, share dinner on the park, then sit back, relax and enjoy the movie in the natural surrounds of Civic Park. Enjoy the free family entertainment before the movie starts at 8:30pm […]

Continue Reading
semaphore street fair

Semaphore Street Fair | 24 Nov 2019

[ November 24, 2019; ]
Harcouts Smith Semaphore Street Fair
The Harcourts Smith Semaphore Street Fair is an annual day of fun for everyone.
The Semaphore Street Fair is FREE family-friendly day when Semaphore Road is closed to traffic and the fun begins.

Enjoy Free Wi-fi from KernWi-Fi, al fresco food, market stalls, roving entertainers, and entertainment stages. Live music and DJs also […]

Continue Reading
meet the machines

Meet the Machines | Glenelg | 10 Oct 2019

[ October 10, 2019; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Meet the Machines at Wigley Reserve during the October school holidays.
Meet the Machines is a FREE school holiday event for kids and big kids alike.
Go down to Wigley Reserve, Glenelg to get up close and personal with some big machines on Thursday 10 October. There’ll be diggers, fire trucks, ambulances and even a mini monster […]

Continue Reading

Outdoor Classroom Day | 7 Nov 2019

[ November 7, 2019; ]
Outdoor Classroom Day 2019
Outdoor Classroom Day is a global campaign to celebrate and inspire outdoor learning and play. On the day, thousands of schools around the world take lessons outdoors and prioritise playtime.
In 2018, over 3.5 million children worldwide took part, over 300,000 of those were in Australia.

Outdoor learning improves children’s health, engages them with […]

Continue Reading
salisbury plays at st kilda

Salisbury Plays at St Kilda | 13 Oct 2019

[ October 13, 2019; ]
Salisbury Plays at St Kilda
Salisbury Plays will arrive at St Kilda Adventure Playground for some games, sports, fun and food.
In partnership with Nature Play SA, this exciting event is filled with a range of nature play activities for children and families of all ages, from bush craft and kite making to walks exploring the biodiversity […]

Continue Reading
festival of now

Festival of Now | Mental Health Week | Wauwi/Light Square | 11 Oct 2019

[ October 11, 2019; ]
Festival of Now
A celebration of mental health & wellbeing in South Australia.
In its seventh year the Festival of Now brings the mental health community together to showcase creativity used in the healing journey and break down misconceptions of mental illness. Attractions at the festival include free food, live music and performance, interactive wellbeing activities, arts […]

Continue Reading
lunch in the square

Lunch In the Square | Mental Health Week | Tarndanyangga/Victoria Square | 8 Oct 2019

[ October 8, 2019; ]
Lunch In the Square
To launch Mental Health Week, the Mental Health Coalition of South Australia will be hosting lunch in Victoria Square/Tarndanyangga.
There will be activities, arts and crafts, games, music, Juan’s Paella and FREE Sunny’s Pizza. Everyone is invited to take a mental health break over lunch and celebrate the start of Mental Health Week. […]

Continue Reading
carnival in the north

Carnival in the North | Mental Health Week | Smithfield Plains | 9 Oct 2019

[ October 9, 2019; ]
Carnival in the North
This carnival is about planting the seeds for good mental health.
Carnival in the North is an inclusive carnival for everyone, whether you want to find some positive ways to improve your mental health, or to learn how to maintain your wellbeing. There is something for everyone this Mental Health Week.

Explore the themes […]

Continue Reading

Glenelg Street Party | Jetty Road | 6 Oct 2019

[ October 6, 2019; ]
Glenelg Street Party
Jetty Road, Glenelg is throwing another street party on Sunday 6 October 2019, from 11am to 5pm.

Jetty Road will be closing for the day to welcome thousands of locals and visitors as part of the official program of the Australian Masters Games.

Get ready for a day of fun, filled with gourmet food, incredible […]

Continue Reading

Free Parenting Seminar – Positive Ways to Help Children Behave | Dr Justin Coulson | Adelaide | 6 Nov 2019

[ November 6, 2019; ]
Free Parenting Seminar on Positive Ways to Help Children Behave with Dr Justin Coulson
At this FREE parenting seminar, nationally recognised parenting expert, Dr Justin Coulson will talk about guiding children’s behaviour with positive discipline strategies that lead to better behaviour, better relationships and happier families.
Are you the parent or carer of a 3-13 year old? […]

Continue Reading
petstock microchip blitz

PETstock Microchip Blitz South Australia | 19 & 20 Oct 2019

[ October 19, 2019 to October 20, 2019. ]
PETstock Microchip Blitz
On Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 October 2019, participating PETstock stores across Adelaide and throughout South Australia will provide a $10 microchipping service to encourage more pet owners to get their pets microchipped and keep them out of pounds.
Microchipping at the event will cost just a fraction of the standard price, which can […]

Continue Reading
explore, discover, play at felixstow reserve

Explore, Discover, Play | A Family Day Out at Felixstow Reserve | 29 Sep 2019

[ September 29, 2019; ]
Explore, Discover + Play – A Family Day Out at Felixstow Reserve
Join Nature Play SA and the City of Norwood Payneham & St Peters as they host a FREE family day out at the award winning Felixstow Reserve.
The fun-filled day will have the whole family exploring wetlands teeming with life, discovering Kaurna culture and playing […]

Continue Reading
aussie backyard bird count

Aussie Backyard Bird Count | 21-27 Oct 2019

[ October 21, 2019 to October 27, 2019. ]
Aussie Backyard Bird Count 2019
Record the types of birds you see and how many there are in your backyard, local park, schoolyard or another favourite outdoor space and help create a snapshot of Australia’s birds.
The #AussieBirdCount is a great way to connect with the birds in your backyard no matter where your backyard happens to […]

Continue Reading

The Spookhouse Halloween Lock-In | The Beachouse | 31 Oct & 2 Nov 2019

[ October 31, 2019; November 2, 2019; ]
The Beachouse Presents: The Spookhouse Halloween Lock-In
The Spookhouse is an all ages lock-in event hosted by The Beachouse in Glenelg featuring 2 hours of play on Thursday 31 October and Saturday 2 November.  There will be loads of activities for kids to enjoy and prizes for those who attend in the best costumes.  Along with […]

Continue Reading
forest adventure day

Forest Adventure Day | Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventures | Goolwa | 12 Oct 2019

[ October 12, 2019; ]
Forest Adventure Day on Hindmarsh Island
Join Wilderness Escape Outdoor Adventures for a fun and adventurous family experience exploring the magical forest at their private campsite on Hindmarsh Island.
The Forest Adventure Day is part of the Nature Play SA Festival, an annual festival for children and their families which celebrates and encourages play outdoors in nature.

Gates […]

Continue Reading
mr snot bottom

Mr Snot Bottom | Gawler Civic Centre | 10 Oct 2019

[ October 10, 2019; 10:00 am; ]
Mr Snot Bottom at the Gawler Civic Centre
A deeeesgusting kids comedian brimming with all the oooey, gooey, yucky, slimy topics kids love: boogers, bottoms, pop-offs and smells. Expect snot-loads of gross-tastic gags, tasteless tunes and just wrong routines perfect for weird kids 5 and up and their even weirder parents.

Nominated Best Children’s Event at Perth […]

Continue Reading

Nature Play SA Festival | South Australia | 28 Sep – 20 Oct 2019

[ September 28, 2019 to October 20, 2019. ]
Nature Play SA 2019 Festival
The Nature Play SA Festival is an annual festival for children and their families which celebrates and encourages play outdoors in nature!
The Festival is coordinated by Nature Play SA in collaboration with more than 30 wonderful event host organisations including local and state government, not-for-profits, playgroups, education sites, nature clubs, Friends Groups, libraries and more! The 2018 Nature Play Festival is […]

Continue Reading
cluck yeah

Cluck Yeah! Fried Chicken Festival | Morphettville Racecourse | 8 – 10 Nov 2019

[ November 8, 2019 to November 10, 2019. ]
Cluck Yeah! Fried Chicken Festival
Get ready for a clucking fantastic 3 day festival with FREE entry dedicated to the deliciousness that is Fried Chicken.
This event includes every type of fried chicken you can imagine from wings to nuggets brought to you by a variety of South Australian vendors, Pirate Life and Riot Wine Co at […]

Continue Reading
intergenerational playgroup

Playgroup SA Intergenerational Playgroups | 2019

Intergenerational Playgroups
Ageless Play Intergenerational Playgroups are fast becoming a favourite playgroup for families and communities around Australia.
While sharing a similar approach to regular Community Playgroups, Ageless Play offers something extra special. Through partnerships with aged care services, retirement villages and seniors’ groups – Ageless Play Playgroups are bridging generational gaps to reduce isolation and ageism […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

Sunset Symphony | City of Marion Outdoor Music Concert | 9 Nov 2019

[ November 9, 2019; 5:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Sunset Symphony
The Adelaide Symphony Orchestra and star of TV’s The Voice, Henry Olonga, will perform during a sunset picnic concert in Marion’s Warriparinga Wetlands on Saturday, 9 November.
Relax on the grass in tree-lined surroundings and enjoy popular classics as the 47-piece orchestra performs at an outdoor venue steeped in indigenous culture.
Families can also enjoy craft […]

Continue Reading
glenelg beach clean

SA Glenelg Beach Clean | 22 Sep 2019

[ September 22, 2019; ]
Glenelg Beach Clean
It’s been over a year since the last beach clean at Glenelg hosted by Our Coast Our Mission and they’re excited to be back for Spring.
This year, Our Coast Our Mission is joined by Adopt A Spot Scheme, AUSMAP, Trash Hero Adelaide and SA Water for this important event. Some exciting news is […]

Continue Reading

Spring Blooms at Eighty Eight O’Connell | North Adelaide | 2-29 Sep 2019

[ September 2, 2019; ]
Welcome Spring at Eighty Eight O’Connell in North Adelaide
Immerse yourself amongst the blooms and welcome spring with a range of free community activities at Eighty Eight O’Connell this September.
Activities include:

‘Bloom’ floral display from 26 August – 29 September 2019
‘Herbie’ the community herb truck
Open air yoga (BYO yoga mat)
Mini golf
Boccia in […]

Continue Reading
tennyson dunes open day

Tennyson Dunes Open Day | 22 Sep 2019

[ September 22, 2019; ]
Tennyson Dunes Open Day
Coastal beauty spot, Wara Wayingga-Tennyson Dunes Conservation Reserve, will be a-buzz with activity at its popular annual Open Day.
This year, Tennyson Dunes have a huge new project that you can be directly involved in. Join Sophie Thomson, of Gardening Australia fame, and help them build their very own Native Bee Hotel and […]

Continue Reading
bushcares big day out

Bushcare’s Big Day Out | Morialta Conservation Park | 22 Sep 2019

[ September 22, 2019; ]
Bushcare’s Big Day Out 2019 – Morialta Conservation Park
Go along to Morialta’s Fourth Creek in the top of the park where the wild things thrive.
Many people love to visit Morialta for its lovely waterfalls, but did you know that in the top of the park is where many threatened species live? Did you also know […]

Continue Reading
marine discovery centre open day

Marine Discovery Centre Open Day | Henley Beach | 21 Sep 2019

[ September 21, 2019; ]
Marine Discovery Centre Open Day
Take a look under the sea with the Marine Discovery Centre Open Day.
*THIS EVENT HAS SOLD OUT*
The Marine Discovery Centre in Henley Beach is opening its doors to the public for an afternoon of aquatic delights and fun education. A range of interactive experiences will engage visitors with the wonders of […]

Continue Reading

Redwing Farm Open Day & Markets | Maitland/Arthurton W&CH Auxiliary Fundraiser | 5 Oct 2019

[ October 5, 2019; 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. ]
Visit Redwing Farm for a fun filled morning
Redwing Farm is hosting a day of fun family activities to raise money for the Maitland/Arthurton Women’s & Children’s Hospital Auxiliary. Redwing Farm is situated in Moonta, a 2 hour drive from Adelaide.
There will be a variety of activities:

feed and pat the animals (feed bags $2)
check […]

Continue Reading
threatened species bake off

Threatened Species Bake Off | 7 Sep 2019

[ September 7, 2019 to September 9, 2019. ]
Threatened Species Bake Off
The Threatened Species Bake Off is an invitation to Australians to bake a dessert in the shape of a threatened species to commemorate Threatened Species Day on 7 September.
The Bake Off aims to build awareness in the community about Australia’s remarkable and unique threatened wildlife that call Australia home. The Threatened Species […]

Continue Reading

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 […]

Continue Reading

National Child Protection Week | 1-7 Sep 2019

[ September 1, 2019 to September 7, 2019. ]
National Child Protection Week 2019
National Child Protection Week is coordinated by NAPCAN starting on Father’s Day on the first Sunday of September.  The aim of the week is to engage members of the community in supporting families and protecting children.

In 2019 National Child Protection Week focus on introducing a ‘child development’ communication frame to promote the […]

Continue Reading
vegan festival adelaide

Vegan Festival Adelaide | Rundle Park/Kadlitpina | 26 & 27 Oct 2019

[ October 26, 2019 to October 27, 2019. ]
Vegan Festival Adelaide
Vegan Festival Adelaide is SA’s largest celebration of all things vegan and will be returning over the last weekend of October 2019.
The Festival will feature world-renowned speakers, cooking demonstrations, kids’ activities, live local musicians, and creative hands-on workshops. Explore around 80 market stalls providing visitors with an incredible array of 100% vegan products, […]

Continue Reading
adelaide town hall open day

Adelaide Town Hall Open Day | 13 Oct 2019

[ October 13, 2019; ]
Adelaide Town Hall Open Day
An Open Day is your chance to discover first-hand the history of the Adelaide Town Hall, and an opportunity to take a behind-the-scenes peek at areas generally off limits to outside eyes.
Centrally located on King William Street in the city, the day will be as much for young, inquisitive minds as […]

Continue Reading
adelaide zombie walk

Adelaide Zombie Walk | Kadlitpina/Rundle Park | 12 Oct 2019

[ October 12, 2019; ]
Adelaide Zombie Walk
The Adelaide Zombie Walk is a free annual community event through which funds are raised for their chosen charity partner, Foodbank SA.
The event is a FREE family friendly event but they ask participants/spectators to donate towards Foodbank SA. Donate just $5 (the cost of a drink) to assist those in the community doing […]

Continue Reading
Back to Top
Top