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Kid’s Nature Challenge at Cleland Wildlife Park | Nature Play Festival | 29 Sep – 14 Oct 2018

[ September 29, 2018 to October 14, 2018. ]
Kid’s Nature Challenge – Nature Play Festival 2018
Join in the fun at Cleland Wildlife Park and explore the park on the Great Nature Hunt!

Use your artistic flair and create something wonderful at the Nature Mud Art Station.
Make a cubby – use the branches provided to make a fun “home” for you.
Discover your […]

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Nature Play Festival | Adelaide | 29 Sep – 20 Oct 2018

[ September 29, 2018 to October 20, 2018. ]
The Nature Play 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 proudly supported by Flinders University.
Through the Festival, Nature Play SA aims to highlight the importance […]

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Play at the Bay – Glenelg | Spring School Holiday Activities | 3-12 Oct 2018

[ October 3, 2018 to October 5, 2018. October 7, 2018 to October 12, 2018. ]
Play at the Bay
Play, explore and experience: there is an activity for everyone! Play at the Bay is a program being run from Wednesday 3 to Friday 12 October 2018. The concept encourages children to play, explore and experience by offering workshops for a wide range of ages.
Bookings are essential and places are going fast […]

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Wild Imagination Nature Play Vacation Care & Family Fun | Spring School Holidays | Oct 2018

[ October 1, 2018; October 5, 2018; ]
Wild Imagination is a super fun way to get kids outside and into nature without the planning and mess at home!
Wild Imagination has both days for parents to come with their children and get amongst the fun, as well as the full day drop and go sessions for those who need all day care.
Kids will […]

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Park of the Month | Onkaparinga River National Park & Onkaparinga River Recreation Park | Sep 2018

[ September 1, 2018 to September 30, 2018. ]
Onkaparinga River National Park & Onkaparinga River Recreation Park – National Parks SA Park of the Month for September 2018
All are invited to celebrate Onkaparinga River National Park and Onkaparinga River Recreation Park as Park of the Month this September.
These parks offer a diverse range of hiking trails that take you from the rugged Onkaparinga […]

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Wild Explorers in Adelaide | Southern Adelaide Parklands | 1, 8, 15 & 22 Sep 2018

[ September 1, 2018; September 8, 2018; September 15, 2018; September 22, 2018; ]
Wild Explorers in Adelaide
Do you have a curious and inquisitive child under the age of 6 who loves spending time outdoors? Then you have a Wild Explorer!
Gather in the beautiful Southern Adelaide Parklands to play, explore and get a little messy. The Wild Explorers sessions are designed and run by experienced occupational therapists with unstructured […]

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My Little Seed Garden | Collect Seeds with the Advertiser/Sunday Mail | 25 Aug – 8 Sep 2018

[ August 25, 2018 to September 8, 2018. ]
My Little Seed Garden
The latest children’s collectable, ‘My Little Seed Garden’ will be available to collect with the Advertiser or Sunday Mail.
Simply purchase a copy of the Advertiser or Sunday Mail and receive your first FREE Basil Growing Kit and Collectors Tray. Then each day, collect a new growing kit including seeds, soil pellet and […]

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Flinders University’s SpringFest Featuring Nature Play SA | 6 Oct 2018

[ October 6, 2018; ]
Spring into Flinders; Play, stay & enjoy the day at SpringFest.
Flinders University is calling all explorers to experience a spring garden of fun, education and entertainment! Held during the October school holidays, they’ve partnered with Nature Play SA to cultivate a packed program of free activities and experiences for the whole family to enjoy.
Register for your free […]

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Outdoor Classroom Day | 1 Nov 2018

[ November 1, 2018; ]
Outdoor Classroom Day
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 2017, over 2.3 million children worldwide took part, almost 200,000 of those were in Australia. Outdoor learning improves children’s health, engages them with […]

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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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Cubby Town 2018 | Nature Play SA | Review

Cubby Town 2018 | Review
Nature Play SA’s Cubby Town is an annual event held under the huge red gums near the adventure playground at Belair National Park. The event is held to encourage families and kids to get outside, play in nature and create lovely family memories.
On the day we attended, the sun was shining and families […]

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Kangaroo Island Parks | Park of the Month July 2018

National Parks South Australia Park of the Month for July 2018
You’re invited by National Parks South Australia to celebrate Kangaroo Island’s national parks and reserves for Park of the Month this July.
Winter on Kangaroo Island is a great time to take up one of the spectacular walking trails on the Island. From Cape Willoughby in […]

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Wild Imagination Nature Play Vacation Care & Family Fun | Jul 2018

[ July 7, 2018 to July 9, 2018. July 13, 2018 to July 15, 2018. ]
Wild Imagination is a super fun way to get kids outside and into nature without the planning and mess at home!
Wild Imagination has both days for parents to come with their children and get amongst the fun, as well as the full day drop and go sessions for those who need all day care.
Kids will […]

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Dirt Wars Survivor | Barmera | 25-26 Aug 2018

[ August 25, 2018 to August 26, 2018. ]
Dirt Wars Survivor
Dirt Wars Survivor is for those who want to get fit and be physically challenged. The course is around 9km long with over 100 obstacles designed to be tough but fun, featuring both natural obstacles alongside manmade challenges.
The aim of the course is to get muddy while having fun with friends and other […]

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Cubby Town | Belair National Park | 17-18 Jul 2018

[ July 17, 2018 to July 18, 2018. ]
Cubby Town
Nature Play SA are excited to be teaming up with National Parks South Australia again for their 4th Cubby Town event on 17–18 July 2018 in Belair National Park.
*** Editor’s note:  Cubby Town Tuesday 17 July CANCELLED DUE TO WEATHER WARNINGS. Please read the following message from Nature Play SA below.
We’re incredibly disappointed to advise […]

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Mount Remarkable National Park | Park of the Month | June 2018

[ June 9, 2018; 9:00 am; June 10, 2018; 10:00 am; June 16, 2018; 11:30 am; June 23, 2018; 10:00 am; June 24, 2018; 10:00 am; ]
Mount Remarkable National Park – National Parks SA Park of the Month for June 2018
Everyone is invited to celebrate Mount Remarkable National Park as park of the month in June 2018. Bring warmth to your winter and explore the park – there are many free family friendly events to get involved in.
Mount Remarkable National Park […]

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Top Things To Do in Adelaide for Families This Winter | 2018

Top Things to do in Winter Around Adelaide
As we head into the winter months having to survive chilly nights and rainy days can be a challenge! However, just because the sun isn’t shining it doesn’t mean there isn’t plenty to see and do around Adelaide.
Adelaide’s milder climate means that it is still possible to venture […]

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Swampfest Community Planting Day | Stipiturus Conservation Park | 3 Jun 2018

[ June 3, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Swampfest 2018 Community Planting Day at Stipiturus Conservation Park
Help save the Mount Lofty Ranges Southern Emu-wren
Natural Resources Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges invite you and your family to this year’s Swampfest, an annual community event to help re-establish habitat around one of the Fleurieu’s largest swamps. During the day they will be planting seedlings of […]

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See Glow in the Dark Ghost Mushrooms | Mount Gambier | May & June 2018

[ May 1, 2018 to June 30, 2018. ]
Photo credit:@andrew__burston (via IG)
Ghost Mushroom Lane | Now Open
The 2018 Ghost Mushroom season has started at Ghost Mushroom Lane in Glencoe.
ForestrySA is pleased to offer you the chance to experience the brilliant glow first hand – free of charge! The Ghost Mushroom (Omphalotus nidiformis) is a bioluminescent fungus that emits a soft green glow at night. […]

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Para Wirra Conservation Park | Park of the Month | May 2018

[ May 1, 2018 to May 31, 2018. ]
National Parks SA Park of the Month for May 2018 is Para Wirra Conservation Park
To celebrate Para Wirra Conservation Park as May 2018 Park of the Month, National Parks SA are offering free vehicle entry all month.  Go along and check out the park’s new nature play forest and new walking trails, just 15 minutes from Gawler.

Para Wirra Conservation […]

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Grubbies on Green | Nature Playgroup at 19 on Green | Brompton | From 2 May 2018

[ May 2, 2018; 9:30 am; ]
Grubbies on Green
Nature based playgroup with story time, gardening, cooking, and arts & crafts.
Grubbies on Green is the new weekly Nature Playgroup coming to 19 on Green on Wednesday mornings in Term 2. Kids will get grubby in the garden, rustle up tasty snacks in the kitchen, and do fun nature art like wood whittling, […]

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25 Family Friendly Things to do in Adelaide during Autumn 2018 | Nature Play SA

25 Family Friendly Things to do in Adelaide during Autumn
Adelaide may have had a hotter than usual start to Autumn this year, but as the nights get cooler and the days become mild yet sunny, it’s time to take advantage of the glorious weather!
Nature Play SA have a fabulous list of 25 Things to do […]

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Wild Imagination | Outdoor Nature Play Vacation Care & Family Events | 18-25 Apr 2018

[ April 18, 2018; April 20, 2018 to April 25, 2018. ]
Wild Imagination is a super fun way to get kids outside and into nature without the planning and mess at home!
Wild Imagination have both days for parents to come with their children and get amongst the fun, as well as the full day drop and go sessions for those who need all day care.
Kids will […]

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Morialta Mini BioBlitz | Morialta Conservation Park | 8 Apr 2018

[ April 8, 2018; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. ]
Join in the fun at this free family event, connect with nature and discover some of the life of Morialta Conservation park!
With funding from ‘Amongst It’, a mini BioBlitz is able to be held in 2018—but with a slightly different twist. In addition to the survey activities, for the first time, they will be facilitating […]

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Pop-Up Wild Playgroups | Naturally Gathered | Adelaide | Apr 2018

[ April 14, 2018; April 19, 2018; April 21, 2018; April 26, 2018; April 28, 2018; ]  
Pop-Up Wild Playgroups by Naturally Gathered
Have grand plans to go and spend more time in nature but never find the time? Or maybe you don’t know where to go? Set aside the time to explore some of natures hidden gems so close the the CBD with Naturally Gathered!
Pop-Up Wild Playgroups are just what they say […]

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