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Year 7 & 8 Information Evening | Hills Christian Community School | Verdun | 22 May 2019

[ May 22, 2019; ]
Year 7 & 8 Information Evening at Hills Christian Community School – New Developments & New Opportunities
Visit Hills Christian Community School and see how wonderful a life at a boutique school in the Adelaide Hills can really be. You will have the opportunity to meet key staff and hear from the Year 7 & 8 […]

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Calm and Confident Kids | Free seminar with Child and Adolescent Psychologist Kirrilie Smout | 24 Jun 2019

[ June 24, 2019; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Calm and Confident Kids
A free seminar with Kirrilie Smout, a Child and Adolescent Psychologist.
This seminar covers the 12 most important steps parents can take to help worried, sad and stressed kids.
The seminar is designed to be practical and give strategies that parents can immediately use with children in all situations. Despite the serious topic, there […]

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REM+ Tuition Pre-School Reading Programme | Terms 3 & 4 2019

[ July 22, 2019 to September 27, 2019. October 14, 2019 to December 13, 2019. ]
REM+ Tuition Pre-School Reading Programme
Starting School in 2020? REM+ Tuition’s Pre-School Phonics Reading Programme, written by Jenny Allen (Director of REM+ Tuition) is specifically for pre-readers and beginning readers from 4½ years of age.
The aim of this programme is to prepare young children for reading and for school in such a way that they will […]

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Big Family Weekend | DreamBIG Festival | 25 & 26 May 2019

[ May 25, 2019 to May 26, 2019. ]
A free fun-filled weekend for the whole family
This FREE family event for children of all ages will take over the North Terrace Cultural Boulevard for two fun-filled days. Theatres, galleries, museums, universities, libraries, and gardens will be full to the brim with hundreds of children and families immersed in arts activities and dreaming BIG. Choose […]

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Kids Club | Cleland Wildlife Park | During School Terms 2019

[ April 30, 2019 to May 1, 2019. May 7, 2019 to May 8, 2019. May 14, 2019 to May 15, 2019. May 21, 2019 to May 22, 2019. May 28, 2019 to May 29, 2019. June 4, 2019 to June 5, 2019. June 11, 2019 to June 12, 2019. June 18, 2019 to June 19, 2019. June 25, 2019 to June 26, 2019. July 2, 2019 to July 3, 2019. ]
Kids Club
Kids Club is a weekly nature-based drop-off club for primary school-aged children aged 5 to 12 years. Kids Club encourages independence and self-growth. Parents and guardians can relax in the cafe or return at the completion of each session.
Cleland is the perfect setting to engage in nature play and develop a relationship and appreciation […]

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National Walk Safely to School Day

National Walk Safely to School Day | 17 May 2019

[ May 17, 2019; ]
National Walk Safely to School Day
National Walk Safely to School Day (WSTSD) is on Friday 17 May 2019.
Celebrating its 20th year, National Walk Safely to School Day is an annual event encouraging all primary school children, their parents and carers, to walk and commute regularly and safely to school. It is a community event seeking […]

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David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef Dive VR | South Australian Museum | 1 Mar – 14 Jul 2019

[ March 1, 2019 to July 14, 2019. ]
Dive into the Great Barrier Reef with David Attenborough
David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef Dive VR is an award-winning fully immersive virtual reality experience produced by Alchemy VR.
In 360 video virtual reality, dive deep beneath the waves on the Great Barrier Reef, sitting next to your guide, David Attenborough.  Taking you through vibrant corals, darting fish and […]

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Adelaide Gaol History Day | Thebarton | 5 May 2019

[ May 5, 2019; ]
Discover the unique story of Adelaide Gaol at it’s annual History Day.
Operational for 147 years, approximately 300,000 prisoners passed through the Gaol’s doors, with 45 executions carried out.
This year, the staff at Adelaide Gaol have been working hard behind the scenes to bring you a new and exciting exhibition, with a collection of officer hats […]

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Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books | Exhibition at the State Library of SA | 18 Apr – 21 Jul 2019

[ April 18, 2019 to July 21, 2019. ]
Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books
This FREE interactive exhibition takes you into the creative mind of award-winning South Australian author Phil Cummings.
From his first book, Goodness Gracious! to his latest award-winning picture book, Boy, Phil’s career spans 30 years and more than 80 publications. He continues to enchant, entertain and engage young readers today. Drawn […]

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A to Zoo Preschool Program | Adelaide Zoo | 6 May – 28 June 2019

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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Positive Discipline: Parent and Educator Seminar | Plympton Community Centre | 15 May 2019

[ May 15, 2019; 6:30 pm; ]
Raising Literacy Australia is proud to present ‘Positive Discipline’ with Madhavi Parker, a workshop for parents and educators.
Madhavi Nawana Parker is founding Director at Positive Minds Australia. Madhavi is an author, keynote and public speaker and mother of three children.
Madhavi’s workshop on Positive Discipline will take you through a simple and practical approach to improving […]

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The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home Exhibition | Unley Museum | 9 May – 3 Oct 2019

[ May 9, 2019 to October 3, 2019. ]
The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home Exhibition – City of Unley and Flinders University
An exhibition exploring the lives and experiences of returned South Australian soldiers is now on display at Unley Museum.
The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home exhibition marks 100 years since soldiers who served on the frontline in WWI were returning home to resume […]

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Adelaide School Holiday Guide – Educational & Creative Fun | Apr 2019

[ April 13, 2019 to April 28, 2019. ]
Adelaide School Holidays – April 2019
Find all the best activities & ideas for the Adelaide Autumn School Holidays.
To make it easier for you to find things for the kids to do during the school holidays, the Play & Go team have put together our Holiday Guide featuring some of the most popular, and some not-so-well-known […]

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Made to Inspire | Makers Who Inspire Season 4 Premiere | North Adelaide | 9 May 2019

[ May 9, 2019; 6:00 pm; ]
Made to Inspire 2019
Join acclaimed filmmaker Henry Thong for a night of artistic inspiration and cultural exploration at the premiere of Makers Who Inspire, Season 4 on Thursday 9 May 2019 from 6pm.
This season, the award-winning documentary series explores the stories of Asian migrants in arts and the media, featuring high-profile Asian-Australian creators such as:

[…]

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Reading & Rappin’ with Eddie Betts | Woodcroft Library & Aldinga Library | 6 Apr 2019

[ April 6, 2019; ]
Join Eddie Betts as he reads his new book ‘My Kind’
Eddie will speak about Eddie’s Lil’ Homies, and his mission to motivate and inspire literacy and learning in children. ‘My Kind’ is aimed at helping kids to make reading easy and fun through the use of rap and rhyme.
‘My Kind’’s story focuses on the power […]

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Adelaide Heirloom Weekend | The Diggers Club | 6 & 7 Apr 2019

[ April 6, 2019 to April 7, 2019. ]
Adelaide Heirloom Weekend – Adelaide Botanic Garden
The Adelaide Heirloom Weekend returns for its 4th year
Hosted by the Diggers Club and Friends of the Botanic Gardens on 6 and 7 April 2019, Heirloom Weekend is a celebration of heirloom vegetables and gardening.
Enjoy a huge range of free activities, including gardening and cooking workshops at The Diggers […]

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Science Alive! & Tonsley Open Day | Free Event | 24 Mar 2019

[ March 24, 2019; ]
Science Alive! & Tonsley Open Day
A partnership between Tonsley and Science Alive!, this FREE family-friendly event gives members of the public the opportunity to see, hear and touch the innovations and technologies being developed or utilised at Tonsley.
In 2008, the last car rolled off the Mitsubishi manufacturing line at Tonsley. Ten years on, the site […]

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ocean festival world tour

Ocean Film Festival World Tour | Capri Theatre | 16 Mar 2019

[ March 16, 2019; ]
Ocean Film Festival World Tour
With a vision to mesmerise and captivate, the Ocean Film Festival World Tour showcases more than two hours of sublime footage taken above and below the water’s surface.
Featuring all new films, this carefully curated selection of short films document the beauty and power of the ocean, and celebrates the divers, surfers, […]

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Ancient Jungle Temples Miniature Diorama Workshop | Coromandel Valley | 23 Mar 2019

[ March 23, 2019; 10:00 am; ]
Ancient Jungle Temples Miniature Diorama Workshop
Learn how to make your own miniature diorama set in the misty jungles.
In this creative two hour workshop, participants are guided step-by-step in bringing their own miniature temple scene to life with all materials provided. At the end of the workshop, each participant gets to take home their very own […]

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Adelaide Pregnancy Babies & Children’s Expo | Adelaide Showground | 13 & 14 Apr 2019

[ April 13, 2019 to April 14, 2019. ]
Adelaide Pregnancy Babies & Children’s Expo
The Adelaide Pregnancy, Babies & Children’s Expo allows parents to chat face-to-face with a wide range of exhibitors to gain up-to-date, expert advice on the early years of parenting. You can also see, touch, try and buy the products and services that best suit your needs.
Receive expert tips and advice […]

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South Australia’s History Festival | 27 Apr – 31 May 2019

[ April 27, 2019 to May 31, 2019. ]
South Australia’s 2019 History Festival
The History Festival is all about South Australian history. From April 27 to May 31, thousands of people will explore our state’s history through events which range from walks to websites, talks to tours, and exhibitions to special events.
Have you ever wanted to see inside Glenside Hospital’s infamous Z Ward? Or […]

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Star Gazing at Mylor Oval | Adelaide Hills Science Hub | 16 Mar 2019

[ March 16, 2019; ]
Star Gazing at Mylor Oval – Adelaide Hills Science Hub
After a sold out session last October, the Adelaide Hills Science Hub are once again travelling from the moon to the edge of the universe.

Take along a picnic rug, watch the sunset and view the night sky through powerful computerised telescopes. There will be 2 sessions for […]

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Code Like A Girl’s Roaming Classroom | 2 & 3 Mar 2019

[ March 2, 2019 to March 3, 2019. ]
Roaming Classroom For Rebel Girls
Primary school aged girls will put on their game faces and level up their computer coding skills with a roaming classroom set to visit Adelaide for the first time as part of the Fringe Festival.
Australian Science and Mathematics School is hosting Code Like A Girl’s roaming classroom where girls aged 6-12 […]

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Fossil Fest | South Australian Museum | 13-15 Apr 2019

[ April 13, 2019 to April 15, 2019. ]
Fossil Fest at the South Australian Museum
Australia’s largest fossil event returns to Adelaide in 2019.
Head to the South Australian Museum and explore South Australia’s incredible prehistoric past, with a long weekend of FREE hands-on activities, talks, performances and trails for children and families. Discover how ancient fossils can shape our understanding of the world we […]

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The Shadow Initiation | South Australian Museum | 14 Feb – 13 May 2019

[ February 14, 2019 to May 13, 2019. ]
The Shadow Initiation – South Australian Museum
A sharp mind and a thirst for adventure… qualities that you’ll need to display if you want to prove yourselves worthy to enter The Secret Order of Quill & Compass. A secret society, hundreds of years old, who honour renegade thinkers, rebellious intellectuals and adventurous rogues.
Covering the majority of […]

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FREE Swimming Lessons for Migrants | Sea Sure Swim School | Unley Swimming Centre, Seacliff Beach & Henley Beach | 15 Feb – 3 Apr 2019

[ February 15, 2019; February 22, 2019; February 25, 2019; March 1, 2019; March 4, 2019; March 6, 2019; March 8, 2019; March 11, 2019; March 13, 2019; March 15, 2019; March 18, 2019; March 20, 2019; March 22, 2019; March 25, 2019; March 27, 2019; April 1, 2019; April 3, 2019; ]
FREE Swimming Lessons for Migrants | Sea Sure Swim School
Surf Lifesaving SA’s Sea Sure Swim School project aims to reduce drowning deaths in South Australia.
The National Coastal Safety Report indicates that only 38% of Australians can swim further than 30m in the ocean without stopping. It also says that swimming accounts for 33% of all […]

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A to Zoo Preschool Program | Adelaide Zoo | 11 Feb – 8 Apr 2019

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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Chinese New Year Come and Try Workshops | Adelaide Festival Centre | 10 Feb 2019

[ February 10, 2019; 2:00 pm; ]
Chinese New Year Come and Try Workshops
Try free cultural workshops, including calligraphy writing, mask painting, music and stories, before celebrating the Year of the Pig with the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.
Confucius Institute at the University of Adelaide – Chinese Cultural Workshops
Celebrate the Year of the Pig with the Confucius Institute. Experience the beauty of the brush […]

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Old Treasury and Tunnels February Tours | 3, 10, 17 & 24 Feb 2019

[ February 3, 2019; February 10, 2019; February 17, 2019; February 24, 2019; ]
Old Treasury and Tunnels Tours
Journey through winding hallways and underground chambers to meet the colourful characters and deep history behind one of Adelaide’s oldest colonial buildings.
***Editors note: all sessions now SOLD OUT***

Explore the secrets and forgotten stories of the Old Adelaide Treasury building in a tour of one of Adelaide’ s oldest and most significant historical […]

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Little Voices Music | Babies under 6 months Free | Tranmere | 2019

Psst!…. Babies under 6 months FREE!….. Pass it on….
Little Voices Music have free music lessons for babies under 6 months old…..no catches…..but places are limited so be quick!
Why do parents choose Little Voices Music for their child? Is it because:

they value a program which is presented and written by a qualified teacher?….
they appreciate lessons which are […]

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Girl Power Workshops | Glenunga | 21, 23 & 25 Jan 2019

Girl Power Workshops
Drawing on over twenty years experience as a drama teacher, workshop facilitator and as a mother of two girls, Joni Combe has developed this empowering well-being workshop for girls called Girl Power.
Girl Power provides fun, interactive well-being workshops and courses for girls, aiming to foster a positive mindset, inner confidence and resilience. Topics include […]

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Little Day In – STEAM | City of West Torrens Summer Festival 2019 | 16 Jan 2019

[ January 16, 2019; ]
Little Day In – STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art and mathematics)*
Free fun for 5-12 year olds during the school holidays. Mobile Science presents their ‘Weird Creatures’ show at 1pm. Kids can then explore their inner designer, architect, engineer, builder, scientist or artist through a range of fun activities including clay creatures with Mindful Arts and a […]

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Paisley Park Hallett Cove Community Fun Day | Special Guest Miguel Maestre | 12 Jan 2019

[ 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, […]

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Parasites: Life Undercover Exhibition | South Australian Museum | 30 Nov 2018 – 3 Feb 2019

[ November 30, 2018 to February 3, 2019. ]
Parasites: Life Undercover Exhibition at the South Australian Museum
Difficult to detect and definitely undesirable, parasites are those little organisms that keep us awake at night, make us itch during the day and spread disease.
The Parasites: Life Undercover exhibition delves into the world of these organisms, who fearlessly use humans, animals and flora to feed off and thrive. […]

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Tea Inspired Exhibition | City of Unley Museum | Launching 25 Nov 2018

[ November 25, 2018; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
Tea Inspired Exhibition
In exciting news for South Australian tea lovers, the City of Unley Museum will launch its brewtea- ful exhibition Tea Inspired on Sunday 25 November 2018.
The exhibition is the first of its kind in Unley and will feature interactive classes, tastings, history, artefacts and tea-inspired artworks by Tristan Louth-Robins and Ray Harris. After […]

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State Theatre Company SA Summer School | Thebarton | 10-14 Dec 2018

[ December 10, 2018 to December 14, 2018. ]
State Theatre Company Summer School
Held from 10-14 December 2018, the State Theatre Company Summer School is for students aged 15-17 years who are interested in devising theatre.
Dan Aubin from Daring Humans will lead young people in “Making something from nothing?” – a comprehensive workshop that will help students learn how to draw on their own […]

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Mercedes College | The Right Environment for Early Years

Establishing Lifelong Learners
Set in a single location at the base of the Adelaide Foothills, Mercedes College is one of few South Australian schools to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) from Reception to Year 12. Mercedes presents a wealth of opportunities to nurture and challenge students, and enables continuity of learning across their entire schooling.
Junior School students […]

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Professor Brian Cox Universal World Tour | Live on Stage | Adelaide | 29 Jun 2019

[ June 29, 2019; 7:30 pm; ]
Professor Brian Cox Universal World Tour 2019
Having set TWO Guinness World Record Titles with his previous sell-out live tour, Professor Brian Cox is heading back out on the road with a brand new show for 2019, Professor Brian Cox Universal World Tour 2019. Tickets for the Adelaide show are on sale now.
Beginning in the UK […]

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Girl Power Workshops | Nov – Dec 2018

[ November 3, 2018; December 18, 2018; December 19, 2018; December 20, 2018; January 21, 2019; January 23, 2019; January 25, 2019; ]
Girl Power Workshops
Drawing on over twenty years experience as a drama teacher, workshop facilitator and as a mother of two girls, Joni Combe has developed this empowering well-being workshop for girls aged 7 – 12 years called Girl Power.
The mission of the workshops is to foster a positive mindset, inner confidence and resilience in girls at a […]

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aussie backyard bird count

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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