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Adelaide’s Next Top Pet | RSPCA | Adelaide | 3 Mar 2019

[ March 3, 2019; 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ]
Adelaide’s Next Top Pet 2019
Do you have the cutest, smartest and most lovable pet in South Australia?
Enter now to be in the running to take out the title and win some awesome prizes along the way. Participants have from the day you enter until Sunday 3 March 2019 to fundraise. Share your page on social media […]

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A to Zoo Preschool Program | Adelaide Zoo | 11 Feb – 8 Apr 2018

A to Zoo is a fun-filled, action-packed preschool program for 2 to 4 year olds.
Join Adelaide Zoo for an 8 week program that will introduce your preschool child to a different animal each week through storytelling, craft and music. This fun-filled program is designed to get your child excited about the animals at Adelaide Zoo […]

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Cleland Wildlife Park Night Walks | Oct 2018 – Apr 2019

[ 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 […]

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The Compass Cup | Australia’s Only Cow Race | 26 Jan 2019

[ 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 […]

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See Life Sized Dinosaurs and Gigantic Bugs at the Adelaide Zoo | Review | 26 Dec to 28 Jan 2018

[ 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 […]

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Hounds for Heroes | Greyhound Racing South Australia & Little Heroes Foundation | 2019

Hounds for Heroes
Greyhound Racing South Australia (GRSA) have announced an innovative partnership with the Little Heroes Foundation (LHF) launching a significant fundraising initiative to raise much needed funds for essential equipment and services for children battling serious illness. 
Until 31 December 31 2019, people and families who are interested in helping foster a greyhound for 6 […]

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Colossal Creatures at Adelaide Zoo | 26 Dec 2018 – 28 Jan 2019

[ December 26, 2018 to January 28, 2019. ]
Colossal Creatures are back at Adelaide Zoo these school holidays!
Step into a prehistoric world where gigantic insects and dinosaurs shared the earth.
These school holidays at Adelaide Zoo, come face to face with spiders as long as horses, wasps the size of tigers and dinosaurs bigger than a building.

Step into a prehistoric world and get up […]

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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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Pet Photos with Santa | Westfield Marion, Tea Tree Plaza & West Lakes | 14 Nov – 5 Dec 2018

Pet Photos with Santa
Have a very Furry Christmas at Westfield with Santa photos for the whole family.
Celebrate Christmas with your four-legged furry friends and create a memorable Santa photo to add to the family album at Marion, Tea Tree Plaza and West Lakes locations. A variety of photo packages are available.
What pets are allowed?

No reptiles
No […]

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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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2018 Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event | Adelaide | 16–18 Nov 2018

[ November 15, 2018 to November 18, 2018. ]
Horsepower comes to Adelaide with the Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event
Head to Adelaide’s East Park Lands for family-friendly fun and equestrian action at the Qantas Cross Country Day on Saturday 17 November. Take the kids for a day out to watch these elite horses in action and feel the thunder of the horses’ hooves […]

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New Variety Children’s Zoo | Be The Face & Founding Member Opportunities | Adelaide Zoo

Help Adelaide Zoo build a wild new Children’s Zoo!
Kids will soon be able to experience nature like never before thanks to Adelaide Zoo’s exciting new $1.1 million Variety Children’s Zoo development.
Does your little one love animals? Help Adelaide Zoo to build a wild new Children’s Zoo at Adelaide Zoo and share the wonder of wildlife […]

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Adelaide Shorebird and Dolphin Festival | November 2018

[ November 1, 2018 to November 30, 2018. ]
Adelaide Shorebird and Dolphin Festival 2018
You’re invited to celebrate the Adelaide Shorebird and Dolphin Festival as Park of the Month this November. The Adelaide Shorebird and Dolphin Festival will be featuring numerous events held at various locations along the coast.
The Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary is one of the gems of metropolitan Adelaide. Located only 20 minutes […]

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Greyhound Adoption Program SA 21st Birthday Party | Foster & Adoption Day | Angle Park | 20 Oct 2018

[ October 20, 2018; 10:30 am; ]
Greyhound Adoption Program SA 21st Birthday Party + Foster and Adoption Day
Greyhound Adoption Program SA (GAP SA) is celebrating a birthday milestone this Saturday 20 October 2018 as the initiative turns 21 years of age.
Greyhound enthusiasts including owners and prospective owners of retired hounds, will congregate at GAP’s headquarters at Angle Park for a party […]

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Steve Backshall’s Deadly 60 DownUnder | Adelaide | 27 Jan 2019

[ January 27, 2019; 11:00 am; ]
Steve Backshall’s Deadly 60 Down Under
Presented by Andrew Kay and Phil Bathols in association with BBC Studios and Adelaide Festival Centre.

After two sell-out Australian tours, Steve Backshall, the star of the hit TV show Deadly 60 is returning to Australia with his brand new stage show.
Steve will appear live on stage with some of Australia’s […]

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Aussie Backyard Bird Count | 22-28 Oct 2018

[ October 22, 2018 to October 28, 2018. ]
Aussie Backyard Bird Count 2018
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 […]

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Boo at the Zoo supported by HomeStart Finance | 26 Oct 2018

[ October 26, 2018; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Join Adelaide Zoo if you dare for a Halloween scare!
Adelaide Zoo’s spook-tacularly popular Halloween celebration is back and bigger than ever in 2018!
Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins for a night of fearsome delight. Bring the family along to experience the zoo after hours and enjoy the electric atmosphere of Boo at the Zoo! Be […]

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Kids Fun Day | Paws & Claws Adoptions | 27 Oct 2018

[ October 27, 2018; ]
Help support Paws & Claws Adoptions rescue work.
Kitten and puppy cuddles, kids crafts, sausage sizzle and a bake sale. What more could you want on a Spring Saturday!
Paws & Claws will be hosting a kids fun day with lots of activities and stalls including:

cuddles with the puppies and kittens for just a gold coin […]

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PETstock Microchip Blitz | 20 & 21 Oct 2018

[ October 20, 2018 to October 21, 2018. ]
PETstock Microchip Blitz
On Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 October 2018, participating PETstock stores across Adelaide and South Australia will provide a $10 microchipping service to ensure local pets can be easily identified if they become lost.
Microchipping at the event will cost just a fraction of the standard price, which can cost up to $80. PETstock […]

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Softfoot Alpaca Annual Shearing Event | Hindmarsh Valley | 1-14 Oct 2018

[ October 1, 2018 to October 14, 2018. ]
The Softfoot Australian Alpaca Farm tour gives participants the opportunity to experience an authentic working alpaca farm and annual shearing event. 
See alpacas being shorn, learn about the animal, the luxury fibre it produces, and the entire production process from paddock to product.
Explore 600 acres in the picturesque Hindmarsh Valley,  South Australia and get close to nature.
Some highlights […]

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Bring Ya Dad for Free this Father’s Day! | Cleland Wildlife Park | 2 Sep 2018

[ September 2, 2018; ]
Bring Ya Dad for Free* this Father’s Day!
For the first time ever, Cleland Wildlife Park is offering free entry for Dads this Father’s Day. Bring your family to meet Cleland’s wildlife, and enjoy a wonderful day out in the beautiful Adelaide Hills.
*Dad is free with one full-price ticket purchase. Valid on Father’s Day 02/09/2018. Must […]

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Dads Go Free for Father’s Day at Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Zoo | 2 Sep 2018

[ September 2, 2018; ]
This Father’s Day, you can take dad to Adelaide Zoo for FREE!*
To celebrate Father’s Day, Dads can go FREE* to the Adelaide Zoo or Monarto Zoo on Sunday, 2 September 2018
It’s a fantastic way to celebrate Dad’s special day! Bring your own lunch or book a gourmet lunch at the Fig Tree Centre.  This Father’s Day […]

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Teddy Bears’ Picnic | Adelaide Zoo | 26 Aug 2018

[ August 26, 2018; ]
Adelaide Zoo’s Annual Teddy Bears’ Picnic
If you go down to Adelaide Zoo on Sunday 26 August, you’re sure of a big surprise.  For every bear that ever was, will gather at Adelaide Zoo for certain because, Sunday is the day the teddy bears have their picnic!
Grab your favourite teddy bear and your picnic blanket and […]

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Playgroup at the Zoo | Adelaide Zoo | 19 Oct 2018

[ October 19, 2018; ]
Playgroup at the Zoo 2018
Join Playgroup SA for their annual membership event, Playgroup at the Zoo, on Friday 19 October 2018.
There will be children’s entertainers, a baby zone, face painting, playgroup activities, imaginative play and more.

Read our review of the 2017 Playgroup at the Zoo here.

 

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Playgroup SA […]

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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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Father’s Day at Monarto Zoo | FREE Entry & BBQ Feast | 2 Sep 2018

[ September 2, 2018; 9:30 am to 5:30 pm. ]
Father’s Day at Monarto Zoo
Celebrate Father’s Day with FREE entry to Monarto Zoo.
This Father’s Day, you can take dad to Monarto Zoo for FREE* for a fantastic way to celebrate dad’s special day. You can bring your own lunch or book a spot at Monarto Zoo’s slow-cooked BBQ feast – Dads will get in free […]

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A to Zoo Preschool Program | Adelaide Zoo | Jul – Sep 2018

A to Zoo is a fun-filled, action-packed preschool program for 2 to 4 year olds.
Join Adelaide Zoo for an 8 week program that will introduce your preschool child to a different animal each week through storytelling, craft and music. This fun-filled program is designed to get your child excited about the animals at Adelaide Zoo […]

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Adelaide’s Next Top Pet | RSPCA | 23 Jun 2018

[ June 23, 2018; ]
Adelaide’s Next Top Pet Fundraising Challenge
Do you have the cutest, smartest and most loveable pet in South Australia?
Enter your doggo, kitty, bunny, guinea pig or even ferret in Adelaide’s Next Top Pet for their chance to become a superstar! Plus, you will get to raise funds for RSPCA South Australia, ensuring that their brilliant work […]

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Australian Cat Federation National Cat Show | Adelaide Showground | 9 & 10 Jun 2018

[ June 9, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. June 10, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Australian Cat Federation National Cat Show 2018
The ACF National Cat Show is the largest show of 2018 for the Australian Cat Fancy.
Cats of all breeds will compete for the title of Supreme Exhibit at the ACF National Cat Show 2018. It promises to be a fun and family oriented day out to visit the National […]

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De-Stress with Dogs Clinic | Greyhound Adoption Program SA | 30 May 2018

[ May 30, 2018; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]  
With such a great response last year, Greyhound Adoption Program SA (GAP SA) are returning to Rundle Mall on May 30 2018 with their Doggy De-Stress Clinic!
If you’re feeling down and need a ‘hound GAP SA will be under the Gawler Place Canopy on Wednesday 30 May 2018 giving out free doses of dog for […]

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Celebrate Mother’s Day with FREE Entry to Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Zoo | 13 May 2018

[ May 13, 2018; ]
Mother’s Day at South Australia’s Zoos
Celebrate Mother’s Day with FREE Entry to Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Zoo
This Mother’s Day, you can take Mum to Adelaide Zoo or Monarto Zoo for FREE! Mums will receive free admission to Adelaide Zoo on presentation of the Advertiser token.

Simply collect your token from The Advertiser on Saturday 12 May […]

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50% off Family Memberships | Cleland Wildlife Park | April 2018

[ April 14, 2018 to April 29, 2018. ]
Go wild all year round!
For the first time ever, Cleland Wildlife Park is offering 50% off the price of family memberships. That’s only $85 for your family to receive unlimited entry to Cleland for an entire year!
As well as unlimited entry, membership also gives you access to special offers, their quarterly e-newsletter, free animal food […]

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Adelaide Animal Expo | Adelaide Showground | 20-22 Apr 2018

[ April 20, 2018 to April 22, 2018. ]
Adelaide Animal Expo 2018
See, Touch & Cuddle 100s of Animals at the Animal Expo. It’s a great day out for all the family!
South Australia’s largest animal expo is packed with hundreds of cute, cuddly and unusual animals plus pet supplies, expert advice and entertainment. Learn how to care for your pets with expert advice from […]

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Whale Time Playtime Festival | Victor Harbor | 27 May 2018

[ May 27, 2018; ]
Whale Time Playtime Festival
Celebrate the start of the whale season at the Whale Time Playtime Festival at Warland Reserve.
Whale Time Playtime Festival is a unique children’s winter festival, celebrating the start of the annual whale season each year. Warland Reserve comes alive as a winter wonderland with a full day of live performances, fun-filled activities, […]

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Easter Bilby Bonanza at the Adelaide Zoo | 30 Mar – 2 Apr 2018

[ March 30, 2018 to April 2, 2018. ]  
Join in on the Adelaide Zoo’s Bilby Bonanza this Easter!
To celebrate 25 years of the Haigh’s Easter Bilby and Adelaide Zoo’s commitment to bilby conservation, the Adelaide Zoo is having a Bilby Bonanza this Easter!
With free chocolate eggs for all (whilst stocks last), egg-cellent competitions and the chance to get up close to some of […]

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Royal Adelaide Autumn Horse Show | Adelaide Showground | 24 – 25 Mar 2018

[ March 24, 2018; 8:30 am; March 25, 2018; 8:30 am; ]
Royal Adelaide Autumn Horse Show
The Royal Adelaide Autumn Horse Show is one of the premier horse events on the South Australian calendar.
Encompassing led and ridden classes, as well as performance and handler events, the Royal Adelaide Autumn Horse Show will feature a variety of different breeds, including Australian Stock Horses, Clydesdale, Miniature Ponies and this […]

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Fledglings Bird Banding Day | Monarto | 24 & 25 Mar 2018

[ March 24, 2018 to March 25, 2018. ]
Fledglings Bird Banding Day
Join BioR and Birds SA at their ‘Fledglings’ bird banding day at Monarto. It’s FREE and lots of fun.
Know some little ones who would love to see some wildlife up close? Or perhaps you’d like to instil in them a new-found wonder for feathered friends. Birds SA and BioR are inviting young people […]

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Clear the Shelters | RSPCA | 23-25 Feb 2018

[ February 23, 2018 12:00 pm to February 25, 2018 12:00 pm. ]
RSPCA Clear the Shelters
Find your new best friend at RSPCA’s ‘Clear the Shelters’ event this Friday, Saturday and Sunday.   All animals are $29*, including dogs, cats, kittens and rabbits.

To view the animals currently available for adoption, please visit the RSPCA website HERE.

This event includes RSPCA Lonsdale (extended opening hours), Whyalla and Port Lincoln shelters, as […]

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Wild Nights | Adelaide Zoo Overnight Stay | 14, 20 & 28 Apr 2018

[ April 14, 2018; April 20, 2018; April 28, 2018; ]
Wild Nights at the Adelaide Zoo
Adelaide Zoo is offering overnight stays at the zoo for you and the family this April!
Experience the thrill of spending a family night at Adelaide Zoo and join one of the Wild Night sleepovers! Let your dreams run wild as you listen to sounds of weird and wonderful animals. In […]

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Pet Adoption Day at PETstock stores

Pet Adoption Day | PETstock Stores | 4 Feb 2018

[ February 4, 2018; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Pet Adoption Day at PETstock stores
On Sunday 4 February 2018 pet rescue organisations will pay a visit to PETstock stores across Australia with homeless animals to help them find families that will love them forever.
The initiative, led by PETstock’s charity foundation PETstock Assist, in partnership with not-for-profit animal rescue organisation PetRescue, aims to raise awareness […]

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