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North Terrace Tree Trail & Tree Mask Workshop | Nature Play Festival | 1-15 Oct 2017

[ October 1, 2017; ]  
North Terrace Tree Trail & Tree Mask Workshop
The City of Adelaide is proud to host two activities as part of the Nature Play Festival; the North Terrace Tree Trail and the Tree Mask Workshop…a great way to entertain the kids these October school holidays.

The Nature Play Festival is an annual event for children and their […]

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Garden Blitz at Mount Lofty | 14 Oct 2017

[ October 14, 2017; 8:15 am to 1:00 pm. ]  
Garden Blitz at Mount Lofty
The Botanic Gardens of South Australia’s annual Garden Blitz returns to Mount Lofty Botanic Garden on Saturday 14 October 2017, allowing the public to enjoy a fun morning of gardening and a free barbecue lunch.
Volunteers of all ages and gardening abilities will have the opportunity to contribute to the Garden’s fascinating cool-climate […]

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Tennyson Dunes Open Day | 24 Sep 2017

[ September 24, 2017; ]
Tennyson Dunes Open Day
Explore Adelaide’s best example of pre-European coastal dunes with wildlife experts as they guide you through this natural wonder.
The lineup of special guests includes Neville Bonney, Dr Murray Townsend, Tim Milne, Peter Matejcic and Assoc Prof Victor Gostin. There will also be children’s activities, talks by dune volunteers, dune gift sales, local […]

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Wild in the Streets | BMX event | Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga | 24 Sep 2017

[ September 24, 2017; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Wild in the Streets
Wild in the Streets is a free come and try event to encourage as many South Australian kids that they can to come and try BMX in a creative and inspiring way in downtown Adelaide!
Go and ride some cool obstacles that you don’t normally see in an urban setting whilst riding with […]

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How to Make Soap Slime | Messy Play Recipe

Messy Play Ideas: How to make Soap Slime
Making soap slime is a lot of fun and a great sensory activity for kids. This soap slime is made with soap flakes, so at least it’s a clean messy play activity!
What you’ll need to make Soap Slime

A big container to mix it in
2 cups pure soap flakes (eg Lux […]

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Top Places to Walk & Play Around Adelaide in Spring 2017

Springtime in the Sunshine!
Have you been dreaming of Springtime…? Dream no longer – it is here! Spring is full of exciting things to see – from the tiniest bud on a tree, to beautiful blossoms, flowers and and birds. There is so much to appreciate outdoors at this time of year. So grab the kids […]

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SA League | Skate Park League | Blackwood Skate Park | 28 Oct 2017

[ October 28, 2017; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
SA League at Blackwood Skate Park
The Skate Park Leagues are community based grassed-roots events focused on embracing skate park culture and bringing the community together. Go down to Blackwood Skate Park on Saturday the 28 October 2017 and compete in skate, scooter, or BMX. There are free giveaways and prizes to be won!
Registrations:
Registrations are now […]

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Puddle Jumpers Juvenile Arthritis Camp | 3 – 5 Nov 2017

Puddle Jumpers Juvenile Arthritis Camp 2017
An exciting first camp for youth 8 -18 years living with Juvenile Arthritis.
The Puddle Jumpers Juvenile Arthritis Camp will be held at Clayton Bay Campsite from Friday 3 November to Sunday 5 November 2017, and will include a host of fun activities and lots of food and opportunities for amazing […]

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Wittunga Botanic Garden | Blackwood | Review

Plan a trip to beautiful Wittunga Botanic Garden in Blackwood
Located in the pretty Adelaide foothills suburb of Blackwood, Wittunga Botanic Garden is an historic 13-hectare property featuring a vast array of plants and trees, wildlife, open play areas, a lake, seating options and walking trails.

As soon you enter Wittunga Botanic Garden, you’ll instantly hear the delightful […]

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Cosmic Array Installation | Splash Adelaide Winter Festival | Elder Park | 2 & 3 Sep 2017

[ September 2, 2017 to September 3, 2017. ]
Cosmic Array Installation
A day and evening experience featuring an array of 16 individual cosmic ray detectors on the Elder Park foreshore in Adelaide.
As a part of the Splash Adelaide 2017 Winter Festival and built in collaboration with artist-musicians Sacred Resonance and Robert Hart of Hardhack, the Cosmic Array Installation event will be a magical experience.

During this event, the […]

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SA ROCKS | Paint a Rock! Find a Rock! | Creative & Nature Play for Kids

SA ROCKS
SA ROCKS is a little bit of creativity and nature play for kids and parents that live in South Australia. Go hunting for painted rocks in your local park, or paint some and hide for others to find!
Inspiration for SA ROCKS came predominately from the first statewide group WA ROCKS. SA ROCKS then adapted […]

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Life Looks Brighter Outside Challenge | City of Holdfast Bay | 1 – 31 Jul 2017

[ July 1, 2017 to July 31, 2017. ]
Life Looks Brighter Outside Challenge
Would you like to be a part of City of Holdfast Bay’s Life Looks Brighter Outside Challenge! Take the pledge to get outdoors over the month of July with some adventure activity ideas.
There are lots of things to keep the family busy indoors, but getting outdoors is where the real adventure […]

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Top Things to do in Winter around Adelaide | Jun-Aug 2017

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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Twig & Stick Winter Frog Festival | 18 Jul 2017

[ July 18, 2017; 10:00 am to 1:30 pm. ]
This Winter, Twig & Stick will be celebrating the wondrous Mount Lofty Frogs by holding a little family friendly festival at ‘The Old school Community Garden’ in Stirling.
On the 18th of July from 10am to 1.30pm go and explore the garden, play in the mud pit, make magic potions, go on a scavenger hunt, weave baskets […]

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Mount Remarkable | Nature Play SA Park of the Month | Jun 2017

[ June 10, 2017 to June 12, 2017. ]
Mount Remarkable – Nature Play Park of the Month June 2017
Nature Play SA and National Parks SA have joined together to provide a range of fun & free events to be held at various locations within the magnificent Mt Remarkable National Park throughout the month of June. Whether you are camping or live locally, come […]

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Twelftree Reserve College Park Playground Review and Fix Specialty Coffee

Twelftree Reserve College Park Playground Review | May 2017

Twelftree Reserve College Park Playground and Fix Specialty Coffee Review
Kids will love the fire engine, motorbikes and half basketball court at Twelftree Reserve, and parents will be pleased to know that great coffee is not too far away.
It’s not often we stumble across a playground that will appeal to both toddlers and bigger kids. Twelftree Reserve […]

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International Mud Day | Glenelg | 29 Jun 2017

[ June 29, 2017; ]
International Mud Day Celebration with Nature Play SA
June 29 is ‘International Mud Day’ and for the third year running Nature Play SA will be joining communities around the world to get dirty, play outdoors, and have LOADS of fun!

In 2017 Nature Play SA will partner with the City of Holdfast Bay to bring Adelaide nature […]

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Circle by Jeannie Baker Launch & Exhibition | 4 Jun – 25 Aug 2017

[ June 4, 2017; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]  

A travelling exhibition from award-winning children’s author and artist Jeannie Baker, inspired by a fascinating globetrotting bird migration, is headed to Adelaide Botanic Garden from Sunday 4 June.
Jeannie will be at the free opening afternoon to launch the exhibition and sign books, while there’ll also be guided tours of the Garden’s First Creek Wetland, and kids […]

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Port Adelaide Mural Map | Large Scale Street Art

Port Adelaide Mural Map featuring murals from the Wonderwalls Festivals
If you didn’t get a chance to visit the Wonderwalls Festival last month you can still view a number of large scale murals around the streets of Port Adelaide.
Simply download the Mural Map from the Our Port website, print it off or use your phone (a […]

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James Coke Park Review

James Coke Park Norwood | Top playground for toddlers | Review

James Coke Park, Norwood | Review
James Coke Park behind Norwood Mall is one of our top picks for playgrounds in Adelaide for toddlers and little kids.
The biggest drawcard for us is that it’s fully fenced. It’s also nice and close to important amenities – like supermarkets for last-minute snacks or impromptu lunches, and cafes for […]

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Shepherds Hill Recreation Park | Nature Play SA Park of the Month | May 2017

Nature Play SA Park of the Month – May 2017
Our beautiful South Australian parks provide countless opportunities for children and families to connect with nature and to experience the health and wellbeing benefits of playing, learning and being physically active through bushwalking, camping, picnicking, fishing, swimming, cycling, surfing and exploring.
Nature Play SA’s Park of the […]

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Spartan Race | Adelaide Kids Race | 26 & 27 Aug 2017

[ August 26, 2017 to August 27, 2017. ]
It’s official! Spartan Race Australia has announced it’s first ever race in Adelaide!
Spartan Race is the world’s best obstacle race series.  No gimmicks, no electric shocks, just a great vibe and exciting obstacles set in truly iconic locations.

Adelaide’s very first event will be held in Paris Creek, about 50 minutes south of the city, on the […]

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Hahndorf Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk | 7 May 2017

[ May 7, 2017; ]
The Hahndorf Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk is a great community event enjoyed each year by all who participate.
The Pioneer Women’s Trail Walk honours the early European settlers from Hahndorf who supplied Adelaide with fresh produce at a time when most foodstuffs had to be imported into South Australia.

The trail has been developed between Verdun and […]

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BGANZ Open Day | Wittunga Botanic Garden | 28 May 2017

[ May 28, 2017; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]  

The theme of this year’s Open Day is “Botanic Gardens Conserving Plants – Our Lives Depend On It”.
Wittunga Botanic Garden will be a hive of activity on Sunday 28 May, with special guided tours, the planting of an endangered Kangaroo Island species, a Nature Play SA kids activity, a plant sale, coffee and cakes and […]

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Grey Box Day | Belair National Park | 7 May 2017

[ May 7, 2017; ]
Put a piece of natural heritage in your backyard today, go along to the 9th Annual Grey Box Day native plant sale Sunday 7 May 2017!
Choose your own twenty native plants for $30 and join in the fun!

Bring the family for food, music, environmental activities, face painting and more! State Flora Nurseries located within Belair National […]

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