Birthday Party Ideas for Adelaide Kids
At Play & Go we love birthday parties, but we know how much work it can be for busy parents to research and organise a great party. To help you plan your child’s birthday party we’ve put together some of the best party venues and party suppliers in Adelaide. We […]
Birthday Party Ideas for Adelaide Kids
The brand new show from the makers of Grug, BEEP has a positive message about friendship and learning to welcome new people into your world.
Review by Susannah Marks
BEEP is set in a little village where each day is reassuringly familiar to the one before. The main character is Mort, a stripy, round creature who […]
[ August 26, 2017; ]
Iconic South Aussie businesses go nutty with limited edition doughnuts
Just when you thought you’d tasted it all! Krispy Kreme and Charlesworth Nuts have united to create a limited-edition range of doughnuts topped with a hearty combination of South Australia’s iconic nuts, chocolate and decadent sweets.
The premium assorted range will feature a mouth-watering selection of four […]
[ August 26, 2017; 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm. ]
Advanced Robotics: The Mars Rover Mission
This session is bound to be out of this world!
Presented by SciWorld. Children will have an opportunity to play with Lego NXT Mindstorm robots and program them on a journey to Mars and Beyond.
Bookings are essential.
To book visit the City of Charles Sturt Library website here.
For more information and all […]
Intergenerational Playgroups are unique Playgroups where the young and young at heart join together for a Playgroup session of important social interaction.
Intergenerational Playgroups are a vital opportunity for parents, children and residents to engage in childhood activities together, create opportunities for children to further develop their skills, create a local peer support network for parents […]
The City of Unley has opened their new Hilltop Playground at Unley Oval.
The new playground replaces the old pirate ship and is found at the corner of Frederick Street and Trimmer Terrace at the top of Unley Oval. The new play space is jungle themed and includes a 5-metre tower with great views from the […]
“Why Science?” Science Show
Why? The constant question of every child, that often seems to disappear as we get older. Take your whole family to the Capri Theatre to rediscover your child-like curiosity with Mobile Science Education’s new live show, “Why Science?”. The combination of classic science demonstrations and new ways to see the world are […]
Victoria & Abdul | In Cinemas 14 September 2017
Victoria & Abdul is the extraordinary true story of an unexpected friendship in the later years of Queen Victoria’s (Academy Award winner Judi Dench) remarkable rule.
When Abdul Karim (Ali Fazal), a young clerk, travels from India to participate in the Queen’s Golden Jubilee, he is surprised to find […]
[ September 13, 2017; 7:00 pm; ]
Madhavi Nawana Parker is a published author of social emotional literacy programs including, ‘The Resilience and Wellbeing Toolbox’ by Routledge Education London. Madhavi is driven by the value of young people feeling a sense of belonging and connection.
Healthy relationships are at the core of a person’s wellbeing and good social emotional literacy provides the platform […]
[ August 25, 2017; ]
Get ready to celebrate! Friday 25 August is FruChocs Appreciation Day and there is a choc-filled day of festivities planned!
Join in at Rundle Mall from 9am – 7pm, for a massive day of fun and free activities including: balloon artists, face painters, a FruChocs photo booth, giant Jenga and Connect Four games, Krispy Kreme doughnut decorating with […]
Establishing Lifelong Learners
Set in a single location at the base of the Adelaide Foothills, Mercedes College is one of few South Australian schools to offer the International Baccalaureate (IB) from Reception to Year 12. Mercedes presents a wealth of opportunities to nurture and challenge students, and enables continuity of learning across their entire schooling.
Junior School students […]
South Australians are invited to show their support for Mel Yeates’ “A girl, Her car and Her Guitar” tour to help raise funds and awareness for two important charities – Love Your Sister and Beyond Blue.
This is Mel’s last tour of Australia as she is taking up the offer from Sam (The Gold Logie Man) to […]
Monarto Zoo Celebrate World Lion Day with a Lions 360 Sneak Peek!
To celebrate World Lion Day, Monarto Zoo wanted to give us a sneak peek into the heart of the lions’ den to give us a sense of what their new Lions 360 experience will be like when it opens later this year!
Modeled on the […]
[ August 19, 2017; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Together in the South are hosting a Free Family Fun Day with community conversations.
The local community are invited to share their views on what makes their community a great place for children.
The day is kindly supported by the Morphett Vale Football & Sports Club Inc and will feature a free sausage sizzle, children’s games and craft, […]
Allenby Gardens Reserve Accessible Playground
This is a fabulous inclusive playspace set in a family-friendly reserve and a great spot for a day out.
Review by Susannah Marks
The City of Charles Sturt and WillPlay have come together to create this inclusive play space at Allenby Gardens Reserve. With custom-designed equipment by Willplay SA, this is their first wheelchair accessible play […]
In August every year, schools and public libraries all over Australia enjoy a week-long celebration of books and Australian authors and illustrators.
To celebrate Book Week this year, Hamra Centre Library will be hosting free shows, including The Funny Farmers Show.
Adapted from the book by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, the Funny Farmers Show follows the musical mishaps of two […]
[ August 18, 2017; 7:30 pm; ]
Westminster students to perform special tribute to fallen music icons
The world was left shocked following the sequential deaths of three of the world’s biggest music icons – David Bowie, Prince and George Michael. In August, students at Adelaide’s Westminster School will bring to life the sounds and songs of these fallen legends, when they perform […]
Commissary | Queen Vic Building, Rose Park
An all day breakfast restaurant. We’re in. If you’re not morning people and have gotten to a cafe at 11.05am for brunch on a Sunday, only to be told they stopped serving breakfast 5 minutes ago, you’ll love this.
Since Commissary opened in 2016 it’s been building a great reputation for […]
[ August 12, 2017; 2:30 pm; ]
Dillons Norwood Bookshop are thrilled to announce that Tony Wilson will be in store for Love Your Bookshop Day to do a reading of his book “The Cow Tripped Over the Moon” on Saturday 12th August 2017.
There will also be massive hampers to be won and lucky dips to be given away with every purchase*! *(One per […]
[ August 26, 2017; 1:30 pm; August 27, 2017; 1:30 pm; ]
Starship Mawson at the State Library of South Australia
Enjoy a screening of the iconic TinTin movie and join in a panel debate on space travel in the future.
The movie will be screened at 1.30pm on August 26th and 27th in the Hetzel Lecture Theatre located inside the Institute Building on the corner of Kintore Avenue […]
[ August 13, 2017; August 18, 2017 to August 20, 2017. ]
State Library of South Australia Science Week Events
The State Library is participating in National Science Week as they explore innovation, technology and research drawn from their collections. National Science Week is Australia’s annual celebration of science and technology – big issues, brilliant minds, great sights and top science in the heart of Adelaide.
Explorer in Residence – […]
[ August 3, 2017; August 10, 2017; August 17, 2017; August 24, 2017; August 31, 2017; ]
The paper cranes are piling up! Every Thursday at Cove Civic Centre you can help the City of Marion make origami cranes to be sent to Hiroshima in Japan to decorate The Children’s Peace Monument in readiness for World Peace Day.
This activity is running every Thursday between 10am & 4pm until 31st August 2017. Multicultural […]
[ August 12, 2017; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Official opening of Modbury Skate Plaza on Saturday 12 August 2017.
The Modbury Sporting Hub Skate Plaza will be officially opened on Saturday 12 August 2017. This event includes professional scooter, BMX and skateboard demonstrations as well as live music by ‘Da Klinic’. Food and drink will be available for purchase and the new skate plaza […]
Help decide what projects should be funded in your area with ‘Fund My Neighbourhood’.
Fund My Neighbourhood gives you the chance to put forward your best ideas to improve your neighbourhood. With $40 million to make it happen, you will get to decide what projects are funded in your area.
One-off grants of between $10,000 and $150,000 […]