Lions experience at Monarto Zoo – the only 360 degree lion experience in Australia
Are you brave enough to enter the lion’s den and get right up close to these amazing majestic predators?
Just like the popular Great White Shark diving experience, visitors to Monarto Zoo can now enter the lion’s den and be surrounded by the […]
[ November 25, 2017; ]
St Kilda BioBlitz is a free event for all ages on Saturday 25 November 2017
Join in the fun at this free family event and discover the life of St Kilda and the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary. There will be organised walks and talks, bus tours, or you can just drop by. You will be able […]
[ November 4, 2017 11:00 pm to November 30, 2017 11:00 pm. ]
Adelaide Shorebirds Festival 4-30 November 2017
To celebrate the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary National Park – Winaityinaityi Pangkara being Park of the Month for November, the Adelaide Shorebirds Festival will be held throughout the month at various locations within the park.
The Adelaide Shorebirds Festival is on again this year, with events being held throughout November to celebrate the […]
[ November 13, 2017 to November 14, 2017. November 24, 2017 to November 25, 2017. ]
Light Up Your Life with Alycia Burton
Performer, trainer and motivational speaker Alycia Burton is coming to Adelaide with her famous horse Classic Goldrush.
Light Up Your Life with Alycia Burton is a two part series run over two nights which involves Alycia demonstrating and explaining training methods, how to fix common problems, Free Riding, her life story, […]
[ November 16, 2017 to November 19, 2017. ]
2017 Mitsubishi Motors Australian International 3 Day Event
Australia’s premier equestrian competition, the 2017 Mitsubishi Motors Australian International Three Day Event, will be held in Adelaide from 16-19 November.
The Equestrian 3 Day Event – commonly known as ‘Eventing’ is the triathlon of Horse Sport comprising the 3 phases of Dressage, Cross Country and Showjumping over 3 […]
[ November 10, 2017; November 24, 2017; December 15, 2017; December 29, 2017; January 12, 2018; January 19, 2018; February 9, 2018; February 23, 2018; March 2, 2018; March 16, 2018; April 13, 2018; April 27, 2018; ]
Night Walks are back at Cleland Wildlife Park this summer!
See what wakes up when the sun goes down, and explore the world of Australia’s nocturnal animals. Join their experienced guides for a night time tour of Cleland. You’ll get up close to potoroos, bettongs and bandicoots as they forage for food. Hear the haunting […]
Playgroup At The Zoo 2017
Playgroup at the Zoo is Playgroup SA’s annual membership event and it’s a lot of fun for little ones. We went along to Adelaide Zoo today and joined in the fun.
For Playgroup SA members it’s a great chance to visit the zoo for the discounted price of only $16.50 per Adult […]
[ October 27, 2017; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Join the Adelaide Zoo if you dare for a Halloween scare!
The Adelaide Zoo’s spook-tacularly popular Halloween celebration is back and bigger than ever – it’s an event not to be missed!
Calling all ghosts, ghouls and goblins for a night of spook-tacular delight. Bring the family along to experience the zoo after hours and enjoy the […]
[ October 20, 2017; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Join Playgroup SA for their annual membership event, Playgroup at the Zoo, on Friday 20 October 2017.
Playgroup at the Zoo is so much FUN for the whole family. There will be an abundance of activities including children’s entertainers, baby zone, face painting, Playgroup activities, animal information sessions and more.
The cost for Playgroup SA Members is […]
[ September 3, 2017; ]
FREE Adelaide Zoo entry for Dads this Father’s Day
To celebrate Father’s Day, Dads can go FREE* to the Adelaide Zoo or Monarto Zoo on Sunday, 3 September 2017
Make dad feel like the king of the jungle this Father’s Day, with a FREE* visit to Adelaide Zoo or Monarto Zoo.
The ultimate destinations for a wild day […]
Monarto Zoo Celebrate World Lion Day with a Lions 360 Sneak Peek!
To celebrate World Lion Day, Monarto Zoo wanted to give us a sneak peek into the heart of the lions’ den to give us a sense of what their new Lions 360 experience will be like when it opens later this year!
Modeled on the […]
[ August 13, 2017; ]
Lend a hand and be present for a major announcement at the Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary Busy Bee Day.
Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary received quite a battering in the storms of the last 12 months. It’s a bit of a mess. Additionally, after 4 years of neglect, there’s a lot of weeding to do. In other words, before […]
[ September 24, 2017; 10:00 am; ]
An unofficial world record attempt hosted by the Border Collie Owners of South Australia to have the most Border Collies in one place at one time!
The current number to beat is 503 dogs, and there will be more than three times this number in this group alone.
The event will be held on Sunday 24th September 2017 at […]
[ August 27, 2017; ]
If you go down to Adelaide Zoo on Sunday, 27 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 head down to Adelaide Zoo for […]
Monarto Zoo’s five adorable cheetah cubs made their public debut this week, just in time for the school holidays.
The three-month-old cubs, a little boy and four girls, excitedly explored their new surroundings under the watchful eye of doting mum Kesho.
Classified as vulnerable to extinction in the wild, these little felines have a bright future ahead of […]
[ July 27, 2017; ]
Animal Playday at the Zoo
Join Adelaide Zoo as they treat their furry residents to a day of enrichment.
On Thursday 27 July 2017 Adelaide Zoo are hosting an animal playday from 9:30am to 5pm.
See how the zookeepers excite the animals with smells and tastes, or discover how they solve puzzles and play games.
You might even pick […]
Great news! The much-loved Warrawong Wildlife Sanctuary in Mylor is re-opening by the end of the year.
It was bought by Perth couple David Cobbold and Narelle MacPherson in January 2017. They are the owners of Peel Zoo in Western Australia, and have travelled all the way from Dwellingup, Western Australia, to Mylor in South Australia […]
[ May 14, 2017; ]
Celebrate Mother’s Day with FREE entry to Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Zoo
What are you doing for Mother’s Day this weekend?
Celebrate Mother’s Day with FREE* entry for mums to Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo. This Mother’s Day, you can take mum to either zoo for FREE!*
Simply collect your token from The Advertiser on Saturday 13 […]
Laratinga Wetlands Bike Ride and Keith Stephenson Playground, Mount Barker | Review
There’s no doubt Mt Barker is booming, however a visit to the Laratinga Wetlands and a ride along the bike paths winding through Mt Barker reveal this town still has a quiet side.
Heading down the South-Eastern Freeway, we took the new Bald Hills exit […]
[ May 20, 2017; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Adelaide’s Marine Debris team are hosting their monthly beach clean at Glenelg Beach on Saturday, May 20th.
It’s time once again to come together like last year and join Hands Across the Sand.
If everyone works and stands together we can save our oceans and make a difference!
This is a family friendly event – everyone is welcome!
[ May 1, 2017 to May 10, 2017. ]
Help raise awareness about migratory birds and you could win a 12 month unlimited Zoos South Australia Membership!
World Migratory Bird Day is on 10 May 2017 and the Adelaide International Bird Sanctuary has decided to celebrate with a colouring competition.
World Migratory Bird Day is an annual global celebration of the incredible journey across hundreds of thousands […]
[ May 21, 2017; ]
The RSPCA’s biggest family friendly fundraising event is back!
On Sunday 21 May 2017, walk to fight animal cruelty at the annual Million Paws Walk event. In South Australia this year the walk will take place in seven different locations across the state.
Register yourself, friends and family to take part in the biggest dog walk in […]
Woorabinda Lake and Reserve | Review
If you’re heading to the hills and looking for somewhere to take the kids that’s close to Stirling, try a leisurely visit to Woorabinda Lake. It is tucked into the side streets of Stirling, next to the Railway line. You can walk down Ethel Street to access the Lake and […]
[ April 30, 2017; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Guide Dogs SA ‘Pups in the Park’ at Carrick Hill
Carrick Hill have partnered with Guide Dogs SA to present the ultimate dogs day out!
Bring your family and four-legged friend along (on a leash) for a day of PAWsome fun! Guide Dogs SA and The Friends of Carrick Hill will have information stalls and fun activities […]
[ April 20, 2017; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Meet local bird guru, John Gitsham, to discover the birds of the Adelaide Hills region in the Laratinga Wetlands.
This event is for all young people with an interest in birds, wildlife, and the outdoors. John will guide you on bird identification and bird watching, and you will be given the opportunity to test your skills at […]