[ July 14, 2019 to July 16, 2019. ]
The Antonov Plane, one of the world’s biggest aircraft, has returned to Adelaide Airport
The impressive Antonov Plane has touched down in Adelaide again for a short window of time. The AN-124 touched down on Sunday 14 July 2019. If you want to catch a glimpse of the Antonov either at the airport or on departure, […]
[ July 14, 2019 to July 16, 2019. ]
[ July 18, 2019 to July 21, 2019. ]
Family Fun Fair at the National Railway Museum
During the July school holidays from Thursday 18 July to Sunday 21 July the National Railway Museum will hold it’s annual Family Fun Fair.
There will be plenty of great family fun and entertainment including:
Cool 4 Kids
Dig A Dino
Carnival Barrel Organ.
Food and drinks for […]
[ June 22, 2019; 6:00 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Wintertime Snow & Shine
South Australia’s Largest Winter Automotive Festival – “Wintertime Snow & Shine” is back for a 3rd (& maybe final) time.
After a string of bad luck weather during Spring 2016, Summer 2016/17 & Autumn 2017, Horsepower Crew put on a brave face, planned a Winter Automotive Festival, teamed up with Adelaide’s best undercover […]
[ June 9, 2019; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
South Australian Truck & Ute Show 2019
If you have always been in awe of those big trucks as you travel next to them along the freeway, then Mannum is the place to be on Sunday 9 June 2019.
Mannum’s main streetscape will become one massive trucking garage where you will see polished prime movers, trucks and […]
[ June 8, 2019 to June 10, 2019. ]
2019 Adelaide Model Railway Exhibition – June Long Weekend
Enter a miniature world of model railways and see the exquisite detail on display at the Adelaide Model Railway Show. Featuring over 30 local and interstate model layouts, how-to demonstrations, local and interstate traders and free face painting and competitions for the children.
Find yourself a bargain on […]
[ June 1, 2019 to June 2, 2019. ]
Mega Toy Fair 2019 at Adelaide Showground
The annual “Mega” Toy Fair is back again for 2019.
Now in its 26th year since the fair began, the Mega Toy Fair is Australia’s premier annual old toys, collectables and model fair.
As always (in recent years) they are holding the event on the weekend before the June long weekend. […]
[ May 26, 2019; ]
Steam Ranger Heritage Railway Mount Barker Family Fun Day
‘Redhen’ Railcar shuttle trains from Mt Barker to Gemmells and return – departing 11am, 12.30pm and 2.00pm.
Tickets for railcar shuttle trips available from Mt Barker Station from 10am to 3pm on Friday 24th May, or at Mt Barker Station on the day.
Fares: Adults & Seniors $15, Children […]
[ November 9, 2019 to November 10, 2019. ]
RAAF Base Edinburgh Air Show – Adelaide, South Australia
The Australian Defence Force have announced that RAAF Base Edinburgh in South Australia will host the next Defence Force Air Show on 9 and 10 November 2019.
Air Commodore Noddy Sawade, Head of Air Shows, said Defence was proud to stage the Air Show at RAAF Base Edinburgh.
[ April 19, 2019; 3:00 pm; ]
Touch-a-Truck Marion – Play & Go Review – April 2019
I never took much notice of the different modes of transport around me on the road … until I had twin boys!
My pair are five and I’m now like a bus tour guide en route, pointing out Mack trucks, rally cars and the like in the […]
[ April 28, 2019; ]
Enjoy a Family Fun Day at the South Australian Aviation Museum
The South Australian Aviation Museum is hosting a family fun day with lots of activities for all ages to enjoy.
Highlights on the day include:
4 aircraft engines running
8 aircraft cockpits to sit in, including the P3 Orion Cockpit
501st Legion characters
Lenco Armoured Vehicle
The National Motor Museum will be hosting the 2019 Rock & Roll Rendezvous on Sunday 14 April.
Rock & Roll Rendezvous is a full day event of music, dance, fashion and chrome-plated classics held at the much-loved National Motor Museum in Birdwood, South Australia.
With hundreds of classic and muscle cars and bikes on display, plus fashion […]
[ April 13, 2019 to April 27, 2019. ]
Flight Experience Flight Simulator
A unique and exhilarating experience designed to put you in the Captain’s seat of a Boeing 737-800. In a fun and exciting environment, you will be taught the basics of taking off, flying and landing one of the most popular passenger airliners in the world, by professional pilots.
As the Captain, you will […]
Postponed: Antonov Plane Returns to Adelaide Airport | One of the World’s Biggest Aircraft | 31 Mar – 2 Apr 2019
The return of the Antonov Plane has been postponed.
***Editors note: the Adelaide Airport has not received a Flight Plan for the AN-124 as the airline has rescheduled it’s arrival for later next month.***
The impressive Antonov Plane touches down in Adelaide again for a short window of time. This is the second time it has been here […]
[ April 16, 2019; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Touch-a-Truck presented by City of Marion
Touch-a-Truck will bring more than 30 powerful vehicles to Marion Sports and Community Club oval from 9am to 12 midday on Tuesday, 16 April 2019 (during the school holidays).
This free school holiday event will see kids (and adults!) of all ages find out about the wonderful world of trucks by […]
[ April 7, 2019; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Dream Ride Australia 2019
The Dream Ride Experience is more than just an event; it is a movement of making dreams come true.
The Dream Ride Experience is a day showcasing cars and family fun, all benefiting a worthy cause. The day honours men, women and children living with intellectual disabilities in our communities, and highlights their […]
[ March 15, 2019 to March 21, 2019. ]
See the Antonov Aeroplane at the Adelaide Airport
The impressive Antonov Plane touches down in Adelaide for a short window of time, so if you have a small (or big) kid in the family who loves all things that fly, make sure you take the time to visit the Adelaide Airport to see this aeronautic wonder.
[ April 26, 2019; ]
Truck-loads of fun at Touch a Truck in Noarlunga
Trucks in action are impressive. Their size, the loud noises they make and what they can do, move and build sparks the curiosity of kids of all ages. Children will have the opportunity to get a close-up look at a range of trucks at the City of Onkaparinga’s […]
Take a Free Ride on the Driverless Vehicle at Glenelg
The City of Holdfast Bay at Glenelg is playing host to the world’s first integrated driverless technology trial. Matilda is a portable, connected transit hub that is equipped with the latest smart technologies and provides autonomous shuttle transportation.
This trial is the future potential link with established […]
[ February 22, 2019 to February 24, 2019. ]
Adelaide Chrysler Festival 2019
The Adelaide Chrysler Festival is an annual show and shine held in Adelaide, the spiritual home of Chrysler in Australia. This year’s show will be held in and around the historic and picturesque Hart’s Mill Precinct at the Port Adelaide wharves. Entry is FREE for spectators and vehicle entrants.
The 2019 Adelaide Chrysler […]
[ February 24, 2019; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Port Rocks Classic Car And Bike Show’n’Shine
Adelaide Cruisin’ Classics, in conjunction with the British Hotel, is again hosting a Show’n’Shine as part of the annual Port Rocks festival.
Free entertainment will be provided in the British Hotel with DJ Jess Mallia spinning the tunes during the day, and the LIncolns will be playing later in the […]
[ February 28, 2019 to March 3, 2019. ]
Superloop Adelaide 500
The Adelaide 500 is Australia’s largest domestic motorsport event and widely regarded as one of the best touring car races in the world.
Adelaide’s pedigree for hosting world-class motorsport is unrivaled in Australia. Once home of the FIA Formula One World Championship’s Australian Grand Prix, pro motorsport returned to Adelaide in 1999 with the […]
[ February 10, 2019; ]
All British Day 2019
The All British Day is an annual display day and picnic for enthusiastic club members to meet and show off their British motor vehicles. It is held in the beautiful Adelaide Hills, on the second Sunday of February each year.
The All British Day regularly attracts over 950 vehicles on display, from the […]
[ February 9, 2019; ]
Loadex Hire’s Monster Truck Rumble 2019
Adelaide Showground will come alive when Loadex Hire’s Monster Truck Rumble returns creating Havoc for ONE NIGHT ONLY, Saturday 9 February 2019.
Bringing fans to the edge of their seats with sky wheelies, side by side racing and the ever-popular Freestyle competitions are sure to challenge both man and machine.
The family-friendly alcohol-free event […]
[ November 24, 2018; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Ferrari Passion Day Adelaide
Go to the Adelaide Ferrari store on Saturday 24 November 2018 as they open their doors for fans to experience the extraordinary world of Ferrari.
The event is free and open to members of the public. Activities include a workshop tour, entertainment and kids activities. Ferrari Adelaide looks forward to welcoming members of […]
[ November 10, 2018; November 25, 2018; December 8, 2018; January 12, 2019; January 27, 2019; February 9, 2019; February 24, 2019; March 9, 2019; March 31, 2019; April 28, 2019; May 26, 2019; June 30, 2019; ]
Penfield Park Railway Open Days & Twilight Rides
The Penfield Model Engineers Society (P.M.E.S) was formed with the primary aim of promoting the art of model and experimental engineering. Penfield Park Railway holds open days on the last Sunday of each month, January to November between noon and 4:30pm. Also, on the second Saturday during October, November, […]
[ November 10, 2018; 11:00 am to 2:30 pm. ]
The Annual SA MFS Open Day 2018
The annual Metropolitan Fire Service (MFS) Open Day will be held on Saturday, 10 November 2018, straight after the Credit Union Christmas Pageant! Enjoy free, post-pageant family fun as the MFS opens the doors to Adelaide Fire Station at 99 Wakefield Street, Adelaide between 11.00 am and 2.30 pm.
[ December 1, 2018 to December 2, 2018. ]
Adelaide Motorsport Festival 2018
The Adelaide Motorsport Festival is a two day festival of all things motorsport.
Formula One and Touring Cars feature amongst 14 different categories and special demonstrations on track. The Adelaide Motorsport Festival is a family friendly event encompassing car displays, interactive displays, track action, manufacturer displays and food and wine zones. With more than […]
[ November 3, 2018; 6:00 pm; ]
Halloween at SASMEE Park
SASMEE Park has been magically transformed into a scary wonderland!
On the evening of 3 November 2018, there will be a special, spooky twilight run – and you might find dancing skeletons, mysterious floating boats and, of course, tiny ghost trains.
Gates open at 6pm and everyone is welcome! Ghost trains will be running […]
[ October 21, 2018; ]
Aussie Era Salisbury Car Show
The Aussie Era Salisbury Car show features a new scenic location, more cars, great entertainment, car club info, kid’s activities, fundraising BBQ and a partnered event alongside.
The Aussie Era Car Show is the Winner of the 2017 Australia Day Council of SA and City of Salisbury Community Event of the Year […]
[ October 20, 2018; 3:00 pm; ]
Round 4 Australian Supercross Championships
The Australian Supercross Championship is one of the most prestigious events on the Australian Motorsport Calendar and it’s heading to Gillman Speedway on Saturday 20 October 2018.
The speedway is located just 13km from the heart of Adelaide and will provide a totally unique atmosphere allowing visitors to be close to the […]
[ September 29, 2018 to October 14, 2018. ]
Semaphore Steam Train | Spring School Holidays 2018
The Semaphore Steam Trains will run every day during the Spring School Holidays except for Tuesdays and Thursdays.
The National Railway Museum operates a 2km long 457 mm gauge railway from Semaphore to Fort Glanville which departs from the foot of the jetty at the end of the popular […]
[ October 21, 2018; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The Jamestown Air Spectacular is a one day regional aviation event, with static and aeronautical displays, a dinner on the preceding evening, and a fly-in for private aircraft.
Full catering will be available and accommodation in the surrounding area. First performance starts at 11am and the finish time is approximately 4pm.
Gold Pass Tickets include:
Entry to the […]
[ September 21, 2018 to September 23, 2018. ]
Three Days of Rallying Heaven on some of the best gravel rally roads in Australia
Being round 5 of the Australian Rally Championship and the final round of the South Australian Rally Championship, competition is going to be tense, tight, fast and furious. The best rally teams of Australia and SA will not only be on […]
[ August 28, 2018 to September 7, 2018. ]
Antonov Plane at Adelaide Airport
A giant Antonov flew into Adelaide on Tuesday 28 August, carrying two Rheinmetall Defence military vehicles to be displayed at next week’s Land Forces 2018 conference at Adelaide Convention Centre.
The Antonov will remain in Adelaide until at least Friday 7 September 2018, if you would like to check out one of the […]
[ September 30, 2018; ]
The Bay to Birdwood is an annual historic vehicle run held in South Australia. The 2018 event is for Veteran, Vintage and early-classic vehicles and will take place on Sunday 30 September 2018.
The traditional Bay to Birdwood start is held at Barratt Reserve, West Beach Parks. For 2018, a second start has been introduced […]
[ October 12, 2018; 9:30 am to 2:30 pm. ]
Touch-a-Truck at Civic Park
Free school holiday fun with Touch-a-Truck where kids can get up close and personal with their favourite trucks to see how they work.
Around 30 different trucks will be at the event including rubbish trucks, water trucks, a fire truck, street sweepers, excavators, bobcats, a monster truck and lots more for kids to […]
WIN Tickets to Monster Jam & Merchandise Pack
The most intense family motorsports entertainment experience on the planet, Monster Jam, is BACK and this time it’s bigger, better, faster, stronger.
Eleven-time Monster Jam World Finals Champion Tom Meents is set to lead the pack of superstar drivers, bringing fans to the edge of their seats with adrenaline-charged, […]
[ August 12, 2018; ]
It’s Mystery Tour time again!
Join Steamranger Heritage Railway on Sunday 12 August as they take you on a journey….where to? Even they don’t know!
Enjoy a day’s outing with plenty of varied scenery, together with some history of a bygone era.
Tour departs Mt Barker at 10am, returns by 5.15pm. Fare includes all travel, morning tea and lunch […]
[ August 24, 2018 to August 26, 2018. ]
The 2018 Virgin Australia Supercars Championship will be making its way to The Bend Motorsport Park in South Australia on the 24-26 August, 2018. It will be a SuperSprint event taking place on The Bend Motorsport Park’s 4.95km International Circuit.
The Bend Motorsport Park is one of the most significant developments in Australian motorsport history. A state-of-the-art, […]
Shebah – All-female rideshare service for women and children
Shebah is Australia’s first and only active all-female rideshare service for women and children. We thought this was such a fantastic idea we just had to share it and we can’t believe it hasn’t been done sooner.
Shebah was founded by George McEncroe, a former ABC breakfast host, […]