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 […]
National Parks South Australia Park of the Month for July 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 […]
[ 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 […]
[ July 17, 2018 to July 18, 2018. ]
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.
This year there’ll be cubby building, wattle and eucalypt crown making, low ropes, guided walks with National Parks SA Rangers, bell tents for reading and natural […]
[ July 1, 2018; August 12, 2018; September 16, 2018; ]
Dirty Days Mountain Bike Series – Fun in the Forest
Bike SA has partnered with Forestry SA to bring you an event series showcasing fantastic trails which run through three of the state’s forests.
The Dirty Days ride series features 3 options for each event; choose the ride code from the options below to suit you. If […]
[ 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 […]
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 […]
[ May 27, 2018; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Native Garden Blitz
Help to prepare the Native garden display at Cobbler Creek Recreation Park.
Friends of Cobbler Creek (FOCC) are establishing a native display garden next to the Kites and Kestrels playspace. This will be a Blitz event to prepare the garden for planting in June and July. Go along to help with arranging rocks and […]
[ 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 […]
[ 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. […]
[ May 5, 2018 to May 6, 2018. May 19, 2018; 10:00 am; ]
Update: Wednesday 16 May 2018
Harrisville Orchards is Opening for Apple Picking on Saturday 19 May 2018 – 10am to 4pm
Due to popular demand after a huge Pick a Pink Lady Weekend recently, Harrisville are opening their orchards one more time this season.
According to their Instagram post, the apples are still sensational and of very high quality […]
[ April 29, 2018; 9:00 am to 11:00 am. ]
Henley Beach Clean Up | Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign
136 Kilos! – That’s the estimated weight of single-use-plastic items that every man, woman and child will consume in one year.
Alarming isn’t it? Our addiction to plastic is killing our oceans, the planet and ultimately ourselves.
What can you do about it? Join the Sea Shepard’s next […]
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 […]
[ 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 […]
[ April 28, 2018; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Celebrate the opening of the City of Charles Sturt’s newest fully fenced dog park
Doggie Land features areas to suit both easy going and active dogs with plenty to keep your dog entertained.
On Saturday 28 April 2018 the Doggie Land Grand Opening event will have free information sessions presented by qualified trainers on appropriate play and […]
[ March 18, 2018; March 25, 2018; April 1, 2018; ]
The STV One & All Tall Ship Open Days in Port Adelaide
Climb on board and see South Australia’s greatest sailing asset, the STV One & All Sailing Ship, during one of their public open days.
Walk the decks, be at the ship’s helm, venture into the galley and the saloon. This handcrafted ship will tell you […]
[ 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 […]
[ March 10, 2018 to March 25, 2018. ]
Point Malcolm Reserve is becoming a Magical Park!
To celebrate Parks Week from 10-25 March 2018 you will be able to play the fantastic augmented reality game Magical Park.
Magical Park gets kids off the couch and physically active outside through mobile outdoor gaming. The game turns city parks into digital playgrounds and is free to play.
Download the […]
Oaklands Skate Park Free Concrete Sessions
The Oaklands Recreational Plaza skate park features a series of free youth skateboarding and BMX sessions on Thursday nights.
These sessions will be facilitated by Lighthouse Youth Projects and Big Sunday and have been made possible through the City of Marion’s Youth Development grant funding.
All young people and families are welcome […]
[ March 24, 2018; 6:00 pm; ]
Free Outdoor Movie Night | Screening Moana
7/Eleven Club is hosting a free outdoor movie night in Woodcroft, screening Moana, on Saturday 24 March 2018.
From 6pm onwards there will be a BYO picnic, and then the movie will start when it gets dark (around 8:30pm). Audrey the Vintage Cafe will be selling coffee and cool drinks. […]
[ February 24, 2018; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. February 25, 2018; 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm. ]
Pick Your Own Apples
Two orchards in Lenswood are opening this weekend for a limited time only for pick your own Gala apples. On 24 & 25 February 2018, Mahnew Orchard and Harrisville Orchards are open to the public. Both orchards will be open on Saturday, and for those who can’t make it on Saturday, Mahnew Orchard […]
[ March 16, 2018; 8:00 pm; ]
Playford Alive Outdoor Cinema
Screen on the Green presents The Goonies!
There is something special about a laid-back summer evening, relaxing in the park watching a classic movie with the family. Forget Gold Class – this is Green Class.
You can relive your childhood memories and create some new ones with the kids – find the treasure, save the […]
[ February 23, 2018; 6:00 pm; ]
Noarlunga United Soccer Club Movie Under The Stars
Go along to a screening of Back to the Future under the stars at Noarlunga United Soccer Club.
The gates open at 6pm with music and entertainment for the children from 6pm and the movie screening at 8:30pm.
There is a bar open and food vans will be on site. […]
[ February 14, 2018 to March 31, 2018. ]
Pick Your Own Figs at Glen Ewin Estate in February and March
Glen Ewin Estate is now OPEN for the 2018 fig season! The fig season is short but sweet, it generally commences mid-February and ends in March (or as the season dictates). You are welcome to visit their orchard and pick your own.
Their fig orchards comprise almost […]
[ April 14, 2018 to April 15, 2018. ]
Margarey Orchard are pleased to announce the dates for their next Harvest Festival: Saturday 14 & Sunday 15 April 2018.
Enjoy a weekend of harvest festival activities for the whole family at Margarey Orchard, Coromandel Valley.
Harvest Festival activities include:
Devonshire Tea & open garden
Food and local tasty treats
The Pear Tree […]