[ September 11, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
September is Biodiversity Month and this year, Tennyson Dunes Group are planning a huge event in the Dunes.
The Tennyson Dunes Group hope you can join in to help celebrate their 21st birthday with an Open Day on Sunday 11th September 2016. They will launch their new book, “Plants of the Tennyson Dunes”, so be sure to come along and meet the […]
[ September 11, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
[ July 23, 2016; 6:30 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Aqua Beats 23 July 2016
You can join in and dance the night away under the stars, listening to live music from several local music groups whilst the Victoria Square water fountain dances along!
Aqua Beats is part of Splash Adelaide and also part of Music SA’s Umbrella Winter City Sounds Festival – a great new festival to give us reasons […]
[ July 11, 2016 to July 15, 2016. July 18, 2016 to July 22, 2016. ]
Join the new craze of inflatable water play – NOW BIGGER at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre.
Come and have some fun at the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre on an obstacle course that includes monkey bars, a rope swing, a bridge, an action tower, slides, climbing wall and more. You’ll be challenged like you […]
[ July 12, 2016 to July 14, 2016. July 18, 2016 to July 20, 2016. ]
Active Kids Holiday Care
During the July School Holidays, SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre will be hosting the Active Kids Holiday Care program. This exciting program is aimed at 5-12 year olds and encourages children to be active and social during the school break. Children will have the opportunity to make new friends whilst participating in […]
[ April 22, 2016; 7:00 pm; ]
One Friday evening each month!
For non-members this event is free after entry & members can enjoy the party at no extra cost.
Bring the family along for a swim, kick back on the pool toys, or climb and slide on Splash Park (the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre interactive water playground with the ‘BIG BUCKET’) while you enjoy the latest […]
[ March 18, 2016; 7:00 pm; ]
Party by the Pool | SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre
Bring the family along for a swim, kick back on the pool toys, or climb and slide on Splash Park (the SA Aquatic and Leisure Centre’s interactive water playground with the ‘BIG BUCKET’) while you enjoy the latest tunes from the live DJ.
Games, competitions & prizes to […]
[ February 5, 2016; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
It’s time to get drenched!
Yep – it’s 3 hours of fun! Get drenched at Adelaide’s Biggest Water Fight for all ages, enjoy the inflatables and party with great music from our DJs – come and join the H2O Explosion!
How it works:
Turn up with your friends
Take part in the biggest water fight of your life
Party on […]
Immerse Yourself in a Marine Park this summer!
The Department of Environment, Water and Natural Resources has put together over 40 family-friendly water-based activities along the coast this summer. The program is to encourage more South Australians having fun and learning about our marine parks.
There is a series of ‘come and try snorkelling’ tours being run […]
The Big Wedgie – the Tallest Inflatable Waterslide in the World | Glenelg | 13 Dec 15 to 28 Jan 2016
[ December 13, 2015 to January 28, 2016. ]
This summer there’s a really good reason to get a wedgie…..
Introducing The Big Wedgie, the tallest inflatable waterslide in the world!! It’s coming to Glenelg.
At a whopping 18.2 metres tall and 72 metres long, The Big Wedgie is not for the faint hearted and is definitely a thrill ride.
With a 55 degree drop, you are […]
[ December 23, 2015; December 29, 2015; January 3, 2016; January 10, 2016; January 23, 2016; January 31, 2016; ]
Safe and supervised ‘in water’ experiences of our unique marine life and habitats.
Experiencing Marine Sanctuaries (EMS) is an incorporated, not-for-profit community organisation. The program is based on the highly successful New Zealand program ‘Experiencing Marine Reserves’.
EMS snorkel leaders are qualified snorkelling instructors and offer guidance, direction and coordination of our snorkel experiences.
EMS provides mask (goggles), […]
[ January 4, 2016; ]
Leaders from the South Australian aquatic sector will gather this Thursday to launch the iconic and highly regarded SA Water VACSWIM 2015/16 program, expecting up to 15,000 registrations before the 18 December closing date.
The main VACSWIM 2015/16 program will kick off on Monday, 4 January 2016, with some providers offering a program in December 2015. […]
Adelaide Aquatic Centre – a look at the upgraded swimming centre
The Adelaide Aquatic Centre in North Adelaide has been renovated and without too much convincing the kids were pretty eager to check it out.
The family leisure pool is a large play space with new water play areas and splash pads. Spouts of water spray up […]
Burnside Swimming Centre after a multi-million dollar upgrade.
The Burnside Swimming Centre has re-opened after a year long closure, during which a multi-million dollar redevelopment took place. There were a few delays but it’s now open to the public.
What’s New at Burnside Pool?
Here is our first look at the shiny new development. The most obvious […]
Moonta Bay Water Park | Splash Town
Open from 1 October 2016 for 2016/2017 Summer Season
Splash Town in Moonta Bay is situated just near the playground on the foreshore at Moonta Bay, right near the Moonta Bay Caravan Park. Best of all it’s a FREE water park open to the public. Here are some photos of […]
Port River Dolphin Cruise
If you are looking for an affordable, value for money activity to enjoy with the whole family you can’t go past a cruise along the Port River.
At less than $30 for a family of 4 you can relax for an hour and a half while taking in the sites along the Port […]
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 Month will showcase a different park each month and […]
Looking for some inspiration for summer fun?
The wonderful team at Nature Play SA have put together a special list of outdoor activities for you to complete.
Download the list, place it on the fridge and see how many you and your friends can tick off this summer!
25 Fun Things To Do In Summer:
Pick your own summer […]
State Swim at Norwood are holding their Watch Around Water Launch on Wednesday 3rd December at 11.30am.
Parents with children under 5 years can come along for fun activities and lots of giveaways. There will also be the opportunity to win 12 months worth of FREE swimming lessons!
RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org by Wednesday 26 November 2014.
For more […]
New Water Park in Moonta Bay – sneak peek
Check out the pics of the new Water Park being built in time for summer in Moonta! How exciting is this?
The splash bucket is in and so are four water slides. The Water Park is being built just near the playground on the foreshore at Moonta Bay.
There is […]
On a grey winter’s day we decided to stop and take a look around to explore the changes that have taken place in the centre of the city. Adelaide’s Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga has been going through a major redevelopment and the results to date have been a huge improvement. Stage 1 at the northern end looks […]
Moana Beach, situated south of Adelaide between Seaford and Maslin Beach, is only around 40 minutes drive from the Adelaide CBD. It’s a popular beachside town for families to visit during the holidays and close enough for a day trip. This summer our family headed to Moana numerous times and it has since become one of our favourite […]
We visited the SA Aquatic Centre at Marion to try out their AquaSplash program. Big inflatables for climbing, swinging and jumping off, is what it’s all about. And these obstacle courses did not disappoint.
The AquaSplash program is a 3 hour unlimited rides deal. You need to be 10 years or older, at least 120cm and […]
City to Glenelg by Tram – a day in Glenelg
Travelling on public transport with young children is a bit of an adventure, especially when the destination is somewhere they don’t go every day. One of our favourite holiday activities is to catch the tram from the city to Glenelg and explore the many sights this seaside suburb has […]
Hallett Cove Conservation Park & the Boatshed Cafe
It can sometimes be the simplicity of getting back to nature to help you slow down and put life back into perspective, such is the feeling of standing on top of a cliff and gazing out to sea. Our state’s coastline is nothing short of spectacular and south of the […]
Henley Beach is one of our favourite places to visit, especially during summer.
On a hot day we usually aim to get there around 5.30pm to avoid the burning sun and to take advantage of the warmer water, which has had time during the day to heat up.
Henley Beach Square
One of the great things about […]