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International Guide Dog Day Parade

International Guide Dog Day Paws Parade | Adelaide | 24 Apr 2019

[ April 24, 2019; 9:30 am; ]
International Guide Dog Day Paws Parade
Guide Dogs SA/NT clients and supporters will celebrate International Guide Dog Day with their annual ‘Paws Parade’ to honour the life-changing work of Guide Dogs, Autism Assistance Dogs and Therapy Dogs for people living with disability.
Led by the SA Police Band, the colourful parade of around 300 people and dogs […]

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mothers day classic

Mother’s Day Classic | North Adelaide | 12 May 2019

[ May 12, 2019; ]
Mother’s Day Classic
Make Mother’s Day mean more and help the 50 women diagnosed with breast cancer every day in Australia. Donate, fundraise, walk or run in the 2019 Mother’s Day Classic.
The event this year includes the 4.5km run, 4.5km walk, 7.4km run and 7.4km walk. There will also be plenty of free activities and entertainment […]

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dream ride

Dream Ride Australia | Glenelg | 7 Apr 2019

[ 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 […]

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adelaides next top pet

Adelaide’s Next Top Pet | RSPCA | Adelaide | 3 Mar 2019

[ March 3, 2019; 3:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ]
Adelaide’s Next Top Pet 2019
Do you have the cutest, smartest and most lovable pet in South Australia?
Enter now to be in the running to take out the title and win some awesome prizes along the way. Participants have from the day you enter until Sunday 3 March 2019 to fundraise. Share your page on social media […]

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marilyn jetty

Marilyn Jetty Swim | World Record Attempt | Brighton Jetty Classic | 3 Feb 2019

[ February 3, 2019; 10:30 am; ]
Marilyn Jetty Swim
This year, the bold and fabulous women behind the Marilyn Jetty Swim are hoping to break a world record at their sixth annual swim, which raises funds and awareness for Cancer Council SA.
Held as a part of the Channel 7 Brighton Jetty Classic, the Marilyn Jetty Swim sees over 100 women (and a […]

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Relay for life

Adelaide Central Relay for Life | Adelaide Showgrounds | 23-24 Feb 2019

[ February 23, 2019 to February 24, 2019. ]
Adelaide Central Relay for Life 2019
Relay For Life is a fun and moving overnight experience that raises vital funds for the Cancer Council’s research, prevention, information and support services.
Relay is a chance for the Adelaide community to recognise and celebrate local cancer survivors, patients and their carers, to honour and remember loved ones lost to […]

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MS Mighty Swim | Unley Swimming Centre | 9 & 10 Feb 2019

[ February 9, 2019 to February 10, 2019. ]
MS Mighty Swim at the Unley Swimming Centre
Make a splash and help raise funds for people living with MS.
The MS Mighty Swim is an amateur, relay swimming challenge that encourages individuals and teams to compete by swimming the longest distance in a set 24-hour period. The concept of the swim is simple – each team […]

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Cancer Council’s Undies Run at the Strikers Game | Adelaide Oval | 21 Jan 2019

[ January 21, 2019; ]

Cancer Council’s Undies Run at the Strikers Game
Have you ever wanted to bare it all on Adelaide Oval? Now’s your chance, with 200 fundraisers set to strip down to their undies in front of 40,000 screaming fans, all for a good cause. 

Cancer Council SA has joined with Adelaide Strikers to host Cancer Council’s Undies Run […]

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Bump | Mother Mentoring Program | 2019

Raise Foundation is seeking special ‘Mother Mentors’ who are available to mentor a younger mother through a journey of personal development and growth.  
Bump is a FREE mentoring program for pregnant and parenting young mums aged 13-25 years. Bump is different to other parenting groups – while facilitated by a qualified worker, young mums have the support […]

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Hounds for Heroes | Greyhound Racing South Australia & Little Heroes Foundation | 2019

Hounds for Heroes
Greyhound Racing South Australia (GRSA) have announced an innovative partnership with the Little Heroes Foundation (LHF) launching a significant fundraising initiative to raise much needed funds for essential equipment and services for children battling serious illness. 
Until 31 December 31 2019, people and families who are interested in helping foster a greyhound for 6 […]

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jamie's italian christmas charity

Jamie’s Italian Christmas Charity Lunch Call for Volunteers | 25 Dec 2018

[ December 25, 2018; ]
Jamie’s Italian Adelaide Christmas Charity Lunch Call for Volunteers
Jamie’s Italian Australia in partnership with Jamie’s Ministry of Food are opening their doors to families doing it tough this Christmas Day to host a free charity lunch in their venues, and are calling on the community to lend a hand if they can.
They are looking for […]

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christmas light and laser display

Christmas Light & Laser Display Annual Charity Night | Dernancourt | 22 Dec 2018

[ December 22, 2018; 8:00 pm; ]
Christmas Light & Laser Display Annual Charity Night
The 2018 Christmas Light & Laser Charity Night promises loads of fun and entertainment for the kids and the kids at heart.
Bring your dancing shoes, be prepared to have fun and donate in aid of Make A Wish, supporting serious sick children with hope and joy through life […]

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Give a Meaningful Gift This Christmas

Give a meaningful gift this Christmas and change someone’s life
Giving gifts this Christmas can make a real and lasting difference to the lives of people who live locally or around the world and also bring joy. We’ve put together a list of reputable organisations that offer support to people in need in varied ways that […]

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The Village Co. | Supporting Pregnant Women & New Mothers in Need

The Village Co. Supporting Pregnant Women and New Mothers
The Village Co. is a not for profit organisation aimed at providing support for pregnant women and new mothers in need:
At The Village Co., our hearts break for women in need. We want all women who are pregnant or have recently had a baby to experience dignity, care […]

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minda christmas carols and market

Minda Christmas Carols & Markets | North Brighton | 8 Dec 2018

[ December 8, 2018; 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
Minda Christmas Carols & Markets
The Minda & Bank SA Christmas Carols & Markets are returning in 2018, bigger and better than ever.
There will be plenty of entertainment for the whole family, with Adelaide’s best food trucks and amusements including the tea cup ride, climbing wall, petting zoo, bumper cars, bouncy castle, face painting and of […]

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Dear Santa | Edited by Samuel Johnson | Love Your Sister | Released 27 Nov 2018

Dear Santa, Edited by Samuel Johnson OAM
Dear Santa is a collection of 160 pages of surprising and often hilarious letters to Santa from some of Australia’s most notorious and best-loved grown-ups.
Edited by Samuel Johnson, featuring Grant Denyer, Myf Warhurst, Rove McManus, Helen Garner, Shaun Micallef, Molly Meldrum, Natasha Stott-Despoja, Brian Mannix, Missy Higgins, Deb Mailman […]

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Family Movie Fundraiser | Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory | 20 Jan 2019

[ January 20, 2019; 1:00 pm; ]
A family classic, “Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory” will be shown in the nostalgic Lobethal Cinema.
The funds are being raised for the Emerikus Land Foundation in honour of their angel, Brady Ward. The Emerikus Land Foundation raises funds to purchase cuddle cots for hospitals across Australia. These specially designed cots allow families of deceased […]

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walk for prems

Walk for Prems Adelaide | Life’s Little Treasures Foundation | 28 Oct 2018

[ October 28, 2018; 9:30 am to 1:30 pm. ]
Walk for Prems Adelaide
Walk for Prems is back bigger and better for a 9th year. Walk in support of premature and sick babies.
The facts are 48,000 premature or sick babies are born in Australia each year, but with your help the Life’s Little Treasures Foundation can support these families along their journey. On Sunday 28th […]

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sea shepherd beach clean

Sea Shepherd Beach Clean Up | Seacliff Beach | 20 Oct 2018

[ October 20, 2018; ]
Adelaide Beach Clean Up: Sea Shepherd
The Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Team are conducting a beach clean up at Seacliff Beach on Sunday 20 October 2018. Go and lend a hand to clean up the beach and protect marine life.
Plastic pollution can seem overwhelming at times, but it doesn’t have to be. There is so much […]

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read aloud day 2

Read Aloud Open Day | Parafield Airport | 28 Oct 2018

[ October 28, 2018; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Read Aloud Open Day
Children’s Week is celebrated annually in October and this year United Way has partnered with Parafield Airport to undertake an event that is based around the theme of ‘A Caring World Shares’.
This event is designed to encourage Read Aloud activities by inspiring, involving, and showcasing the fun that can be enjoyed in […]

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MarionLIFE Hunger Walk | Mitchell Park | 3 Nov 2018

[ November 3, 2018; 9:00 am; ]
MarionLIFE Hunger Walk 2018
Many people walk into MarionLIFE Community Services hungry. Some haven’t eaten for a day, others for longer. Some people have families to feed, others just need a little food for themselves.

Register to be involved in a 4km walk along the Sturt River to raise awareness about those experiencing hunger and raise money to support […]

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light the night

Leukaemia Foundation – Light the Night | Botanic Park | 5 Oct 2018

[ October 5, 2018; 5:30 pm; ]
Leukaemia Foundation – Light the Night
Light up Australia for blood cancer and come together to transform the darkness into a sea of glowing light to beat blood cancer.
This is a night to walk beside those facing their own blood cancer journey, and to remember loved ones lost. But it’s more than that – it’s a time […]

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Glow Kids Charity Disco | Puddle Jumpers | 10 Oct 2018

[ October 10, 2018; 11:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
There will be lots of fun and funky tunes at the Top of the Ark on Wednesday 10 October for Puddle Jumpers free all ages kids disco.
There will be free party food and drinks, a photo booth, face painter, balloon artist and the event will be hosted by DJ Jessie.
Parents and caregivers are all invited […]

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Childhood Cancer Awareness Month | September 2018

[ September 1, 2018 to September 30, 2018. ]
September is global Childhood Cancer Awareness Month and a good time to introduce you to a long-eared member of the local Childhood Cancer Association team.
There’s a small team of professionals – plus many dedicated volunteers – involved with the Childhood Cancer Association. But one of the key members is fluffy and friendly, but doesn’t speak […]

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Girls’ Night In | Raise funds for the Cancer Council | Oct 2018

Host a Girls’ Night In and support women affected by cancer
Catch up. Raise funds. Save lives.
Cancer Council is calling on women across Australia to host a Girls’ Night In this October to raise funds for all women affected by breast or gynaecological cancers.
Every day in Australia, 60 women are diagnosed with breast or a gynaecological […]

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family yoga workshop

Family Yoga Workshop: Tools for Teaching Kids | Seaford | 1 Sep 2018

[ September 1, 2018; 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. ]
Family Yoga Workshop: Tools for Teaching Kids
This is a workshop for parents and kids, together.
How good would it be to learn some simple tools to help your kids gain body awareness, learn to calm and focus, and settle for sleep? Join Shawna Barber of Sacred Centre, and her daughters: Adelle (7) and Vivienne (4) for […]

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Adelaide Central Market Drought Relief Fundraising Day | 25 Aug 2018

[ August 25, 2018; 7:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Drought Relief Day at the Adelaide Central Market
To support our drought affected farmers and farming communities, the Adelaide Central Market are hosting a Drought Relief Fundraising Day this Saturday, 25 August 2018.

They are raising funds for our Aussie farmers and communities, who are struggling through another devastating severe drought.

Olympic gold medallist Kyle Chalmers OAM, and […]

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online safety for parents

Online Safety for Parents presented by the Carly Ryan Foundation | FREE Seminar | Burnside Library | 18 Sep 2018

[ September 18, 2018; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Online Safety for Parents – Presented by the Carly Ryan Foundation

Creating a positive experience online for all Australian families.

Our children are using the internet daily to connect with each other and the world around them. It is important to empower students to make wise choices, to look after their digital reputation and keep themselves and […]

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Supporting our Farmers During the Drought | 2018

Supporting our Farmers During the Drought
By now, you will most likely have read, heard or seen stories describing the terrible drought affecting a significant portion of Australia.
You can see how devastating the extent of the drought is in the Bureau of Meterology’s recent map of Australia highlighting rainfall deficiencies across Australia from April 2018 to July […]

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buy a bale of hay

Buy a Bale of Hay Bunnings Warehouse Sausage Sizzle | National Drought Relief Fundraising | 10 Aug 2018

[ August 10, 2018; ]
Bunnings National Drought Relief Fundraising Sausage Sizzle
Bunnings is supporting Rural Aid’s Buy a Bale Campaign by running sausage sizzles at all Bunnings stores. Help farmers as awareness grows of the devastating effects of the drought that has affected much of the state.
Due to an overwhelming response from their customers, Bunnings Warehouse has announced all SA […]

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EJ Whitten Legends Game | Adelaide Oval | 31 Aug 2018

[ August 31, 2018; 7:25 pm; ]
EJ Whitten Legends Game
Celebrate the life of the legendary Ted Whitten and raise awareness for men’s health.
A collection of the AFL’s greatest retired champions will take to the field when the Chemist Warehouse EJ Whitten Legends Game returns for its 23rd year on Friday 31 August, 2018 at Adelaide Oval.

For the 2018 Game, The EJ […]

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Talk Like A Pirate Day | 19 Sep 2018

[ September 19, 2018; ]
Talk Like a Pirate Day, nationally recognised as the major fundraiser for Childhood Cancer Support, is an opportunity to polish ye hook and say “AHOY there, me hearties” to all ye mateys, school crew and work mates.
Join other schools, childcare centres, community groups, individuals and workplaces to support families and children living with cancer.
This event […]

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CafeSmart | StreetSmart Australia Fundraiser | 3 Aug 2018

[ August 3, 2018; ]
CafeSmart unites the community over our favourite brew to help fund local homeless services.
On Friday 3 August 2018 drink a coffee (or two) and chip in a little extra to help fund vital local homeless services in your neighbourhood. Hundreds of coffee roasters and cafes around Australia will team up and donate $1 from every coffee […]

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RSPCA Cupcake Day | 20 Aug 2018

[ August 20, 2018; ]
RSPCA Cupcake Day – Bake to fight animal cruelty
Cupcake Day is back Monday 20 August, so get baking to raise money for RSPCA animals all over the country.

Baking for an amazing paws!  Whether it’s doughnuts, brownies, flapjacks or traditional cupcakes you’re enjoying, your delicious treats will be helping the RSPCA rescue, rehabilitate and re-home creatures […]

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Walk A Mile In My Boots | Hutt St Centre | 3 & 10 Aug 2018

[ August 3, 2018; 7:00 am; August 10, 2018; 7:00 am; ]
Walk a Mile in My Boots for the Hutt St Centre
Come together with friends, families, and colleagues to walk a mile in the boots of a person facing homelessness in South Australia by walking one mile on a cold, winter’s morning.

To celebrate its 10th anniversary, one of Australia’s largest fundraising events for homelessness services is […]

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Jeans for Genes Day | 3 Aug 2018

[ August 3, 2018; ]
Jeans for Genes Day 2018 will be held on Friday, 3 August.
Now in its 25th year, Jeans for Genes is the iconic fundraising campaign of Children’s Medical Research Institute.
Jeans for Genes was established in 1994 by Children’s Medical Research Institute to fund revolutionary research that helps diagnose, understand, and find cures or treatments for conditions affecting kids, including […]

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SA Variety Bash | Adelaide to Port Lincoln | 11-18 Aug 2018

[ August 11, 2018 to August 18, 2018. ]
SA Variety Bash 2018 – Adelaide to Port Lincoln
2018 celebrates the 30th anniversary of the SA Bash, departing from Adelaide on Saturday 11 August 2018 and finishing eight days later on 18 August 2018 in Port Lincoln.
The Variety Bash was created in 1985 by adventurer Dick Smith when he took a group of friends for a […]

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Muddy Puddle Walk | Save the Children | 13-19 Aug 2018

[ August 13, 2018 to August 19, 2018. ]
Muddle Puddle Walk for Save the Children
Between 13 – 19 August 2018, join thousands of people around Australia on a Muddy Puddle Walk with your family or child care centre to raise money for Save the Children.
It’s a great way for your little ones to get active and to explore their world – and the […]

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Daffodil Day | Cancer Council | 24 Aug 2018

[ August 24, 2018; ]
Support Daffodil Day and help fund vital cancer research.
Cancer Council SA is urging South Australians to support Daffodil Day in 2018 and buy a daffodil to help fund vital cancer research.  Cancer Council’s iconic fundraising event, Daffodil Day, will take place this year on Friday 24 August.
Over the past 20 years, more than 61,000 Australian lives […]

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National Tree Day | Planet Ark | 27 & 29 Jul 2018

[ July 27, 2018; July 29, 2018; ]
National Tree Day
Planet Ark recently celebrated 22 years of National Tree Day and Schools Tree Day – Australia’s largest community tree-planting and nature care event.
Proudly sponsored by Toyota Australia, Tree Day is an opportunity to do something positive for your local environment and community and to reconnect with nature. National Tree Day started in 1996 […]

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