Skate Parks Rejuvenation
Repairs and rejuvenation of the Elizabeth and Munno Para Skate Parks has been planned for expected completion in 2021.
Originally expected to be completed by March 2021, the contractor has been unavoidably detained so the rejuvenation works have been delayed. Stay tuned on the City of Playford Facebook for updates regarding the new commencement date.
The contractors […]
[ February 16, 2021; February 19, 2021; February 20, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 6, 2021; March 7, 2021; March 10, 2021; March 13, 2021; ]
Katherine Outback Experience – Tom Curtain’s In The West Tour
Multiple Golden Guitar winner, Tom Curtain, is touring South Australia with his national award winning Outback Horse and Dog Show and Live Music Event.
To celebrate the release of his fourth studio album, multiple Golden Guitar winner and horseman extraordinaire Tom Curtain, will again be hitting the […]
[ February 15, 2021 to February 24, 2021. ]
Adelaide’s Long Lunch – $30 Vouchers to Restaurants, Cafes, Tours & Attractions in Adelaide & North Adelaide
South Australians are invited to enter a draw to win one of 5,000 $30 vouchers to spend on lunch or an experience in the CBD or North Adelaide. This is part of a $150,000 economic stimulus package to specifically […]
Flying Fox Harnesses at All Abilities Playgrounds in South Australia
South Australia now has an ever-growing number of inclusive playgrounds or playgrounds with all abilities equipment. This includes equipment like the Flying Fox Harness which can now be found at numerous playgrounds. These harnesses are a wonderful addition, allowing children who need support to ride the […]
[ February 25, 2021 to February 28, 2021. March 2, 2021 to March 3, 2021. ]
The Pulse – Gravity & Other Myths / Aurora (Young Adelaide Voices)
What? Sixty people on stage? Thirty bodies in close-knit, full-pelt, intimate, sweaty co-operation; another thirty faces with wide open mouths singing their lungs out?
This exhilarating spectacle is the stuff of lockdown dreams: a massive embodiment of primal hunger for community and physical touch. Audience, […]
[ February 18, 2021 to April 15, 2021. ]
FREE Sesame Street Books for Kids
BIG W is set to give away more than 2.6 million Sesame Street books entirely free as part of its Free Books For Kids program, with another 40,000 books to be given to children in need.
Returning for its fifth instalment, the initiative seeks to support literacy by making books for […]
[ March 20, 2021; ]
Thai Festival 2021
Thai Festival is a family friendly festival with an abundance of activities for both adults and kids. This year’s festival showcases traditional food, costume and the unique culture of the Northeastern (Isan) region.
Hosted by the Thai-Australian Association of SA, there will be activities from morning until evening including traditional dances, cooking demonstrations, Thai […]
Family-Friendly Winery Bremerton Launches Tasting Room and Outdoor Area in Langhorne Creek, South Australia
Feel like you’re on the set of the ABC’s Aftertaste series, amid the vines and countryside, at Australia’s only sister-run winery … a winery which has just had a $1 million refresh.
by Carla Caruso
Looking for a family-friendly winery, where you can enjoy […]
Burnside Adventure Park
The Burnside Adventure Park is an award winning playground situated within Kensington Gardens Reserve.
This review has been updated February 2021.
Set amongst a natural landscape and huge gum trees, this beautiful play space is popular with children of all ages and abilities with an impressive selection of different activities on offer. From swinging and […]
Play It On – Supporting South Australian Families
Do you have unwanted sports gear lying around your house? Rather than throw it away, you can donate it all to Play it On so they can provide funding to assist children from families that are financially challenged, to participate in their chosen sport.
Donate your slightly used and […]
[ February 19, 2021 to March 28, 2021. ]
Fringe on Tour 2021 – Adelaide Fringe
Each year, Adelaide Fringe hits the road to bring a taste of Fringe to different corners of South Australia.
Looking for free family friendly fun this Fringe? The Adelaide Fringe is going on tour across South Australia and they’re rolling into a neighbourhood near you. Their Fringe on Tour caravan […]
[ April 2, 2021 to April 5, 2021. ]
Meadows 4 Day Easter Fair
The Meadows 4 Day Easter Fair is a family-friendly annual event. It is a large treasure market with around 100 stalls selling a wide variety of products including locally made arts and crafts, plants, books, clothing, toys, bric-a-brac, treasures and collectables.
Planning is underway to add a number of new and fun […]
[ February 28, 2021; ]
Adelaide Festival’s Middle Grade & YA Day
Tweens and Teens can enjoy a day at Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, featuring a stellar lineup of contemporary authors.
The day will include Davina Bell (The End of the World is Bigger Than Love), James Bradley (Ghost Species), Ursula Dubosarsky (The Word Spy and Pierre’s Not There), Will Kostakis (The Monuments series), Jess Scully (Glimpses of Utopia), R.A. Spratt (The […]
Free sanitary items to be made available in South Australian Schools
Sanitary products will be available for female students who need them in all South Australian public schools from 2021.
A grant will be provided to each public school based on the number of female enrolments in Year 5 and above, to ensure that access to sanitary […]
[ February 17, 2021; ]
LEGO® fans take note – get ready for BYGGLEK – arriving at Adelaide’s IKEA® store on Wednesday 17 February 2021
The IKEA® and LEGO® brands have teamed up to create a range of simple, functional storage solutions with so many possibilities.
If you’re a parent of a LEGO® loving child you will appreciate how hard it is to […]
[ February 21, 2021; ]
Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club Family Fun Day
Take your family along for a day of fun at the Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club.
The Brighton and Seacliff Yacht Club family fun day will have ‘come and try’ sailing from 1pm-4pm with BSYC instructors as well as stand up paddleboarding from 1pm-3pm.
[ February 22, 2021 to February 27, 2021. ]
Grand Slam champions to play Adelaide International in 2021
Eight of the world’s top 20 and 15 of the world’s top 30 players are confirmed to compete at the Memorial Drive Tennis Centre in Adelaide immediately after the Australian Open.
World No.8 and 2019 US Open champion Bianca Andreescu (CAN) leads the WTA field ahead of two-time […]
Point Turton Nature Playspace and Bike Track
The Point Turton Nature Playspace and Bike Track on the Yorke Peninsula was upgraded and re-opened in 2019. It’s a great regional playground in this small seaside town, just up the road from the Point Turton Caravan Park, with the beach right in front.
The wonderful nature inspired playspace has […]
United for Sophie – Adelaide United Football Club Clinic
Kids can attend a unique Adelaide United Football Club Clinic on Wednesday 10 February at the Glenunga Hub from 4pm-6pm to support Sophie Stephenson who is battling Stage 4 Neuroblastoma. Adelaide United players will be running the football clinic for kids and there will also be prizes […]
[ February 13, 2021; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Celebrate the Lunar New Year & Year of the Ox at Burnside Village
Enjoy traditional Lunar New Year celebrations across the Centre to bring in the Year of the Ox.
Don’t miss the Lion dance throughout the centre on Saturday 13 February at 2pm.
Fortune cookies will also be handed out from 12pm to 3pm.
[ May 27, 2021 to May 29, 2021. ]
Chess the Musical is coming to Adelaide | 27 – 29 May 2021
Starring Natalie Bassingthwaighte & Paulini
Chess the Musical’s legendary rock-opera score and powerful story of conflict and love has astounded audiences across the globe. The musical is now set to tour Australia in a gripping concert style production backed by a full orchestra and […]
See Stingrays at Point Turton in South Australia
During their stay at Point Turton Caravan Park, @_katventures visited these curious, giant creatures nightly.
Yorke Peninsula is such an amazing place to see creatures on land and in the sea. You can spot these majestic creatures at the Point Turton Jetty.
But make sure not to panic if you see […]
[ March 4, 2021; ]
Disney Raya and the Last Dragon
Raya and the Last Dragon takes us on an exciting, epic journey to the fantasy world of Kumandra, where humans and dragons lived together long ago in harmony.
But when an evil force threatened the land, the dragons sacrificed themselves to save humanity. Now, 500 years later, that same evil has […]
[ February 12, 2021 to March 31, 2021. ]
Pick Your Own Figs at Glen Ewin Estate
Glen Ewin Estate’s Pick Your Own Fig season is starting from Friday 12 February 2021.
Forage through Glen Ewin Estate’s terraced orchard for perfect fruit. Discover 5 varieties of figs whilst enjoying the stunning views of the surrounding hills. Pick Your Own is open daily from 9am to 3pm […]
[ February 13, 2021; February 19, 2021; February 20, 2021; February 27, 2021; March 6, 2021; ]
Ebenezer Place – Adelaide Night Markets
Go along to one of Adelaide’s coolest streets to enjoy a unique shopping experience.
The Ebenezer Night Markets feature fashion, jewellery, delicious food, beverages from the Market Bar and all sorts of unique artistic creations. Listen to the live DJ play some groovy tunes whilst enjoying the amazing East End atmosphere.
[ February 19, 2021; March 26, 2021; ]
Loreto College: the start to the journey your daughter deserves
It’s said that every journey starts with a single step. At Loreto College, that step leads to the development of strong, passionate and confident girls and young women.
Loreto is an all-girls’ day and boarding school in Adelaide’s inner eastern suburbs and caters for students ranging […]
Victoria Park/ Pakapakanthi (Park 16) Wetland Project – Flood management works in the South Park Lands
The Brown Hill and Keswick Creeks Stormwater Board is building an important project in Adelaide’s South Park Lands, constructing a wetland at the southern end of Victoria Park. It will help manage flooding from Park Lands Creek and within downstream residential […]
Two iconic South Australian Family Brands Chilling Together
Long known for their amazing hand-made Choctops, the Wallis Choctops are now even better.
Wallis Choctops are made using Golden North’s ice cream made from fresh milk and cream, direct from Laura in regional South Australia, the home of the Golden North Ice cream factory since 1923.
There are many […]
[ February 27, 2021; March 6, 2021 to March 8, 2021. March 13, 2021 to March 14, 2021. March 13, 2021; March 30, 2021; ]
$10 Kids tickets to Fringe shows
Cheap kids Fringe shows
With $10 children’s tickets to these family friendly shows, the kids will be able to enjoy some fun this Fringe.
Don’t miss out, capacity is limited to all children’s events.
Adam Page – For Kids… and their Adults
After a sell-out 2020 Fringe, Adam Page returns with his kids show […]
[ March 13, 2021; ]
Summer Garden Festival
Enjoy world-class Fringe performers, gourmet food and drinks, licenced bar and free children’s entertainment in beautiful natural surrounds at this free community event.
The City of Tea Tree Gully will transform Civic Park into an Adelaide Fringe playground, featuring world-class Adelaide Fringe performers across three performance stages, gourmet food and drinks from Fork on […]
[ February 26, 2021; February 27, 2021; ]
NOW Productions presents ‘Annie’ at the Shedley Theatre
Based on the popular comic strip by Harold Gray, Annie has become a worldwide phenomenon and was the winner of seven Tony Awards, including Best Musical. The beloved book and score by Tony Award winners, Thomas Meehan, Charles Strouse and Martin Charnin, features some of the greatest musical […]
[ February 9, 2021; February 16, 2021; February 23, 2021; March 2, 2021; March 9, 2021; March 16, 2021; March 23, 2021; March 30, 2021; April 6, 2021; ]
Market Minis at the Adelaide Central Market
Market Minis is the Market’s FREE weekly program designed to help their littlest Market goers understand more about the food they eat.
The dietitian-designed program is delivered in a fun and engaging way by the team from Sprout and will help young Market kids to glow, go and grow while […]
[ February 21, 2021; ]
Lollipop Markets Parenting Fair
Lollipop Markets is the largest babies and kids Parenting Fair in SA. The markets feature a range of quality, handmade and boutique stalls, showcasing one of a kind, limited edition and custom made, unique and boutique items for baby bumps, babies and kids.
Whether you are buying gifts, decorating your child’s bedroom, preparing […]
[ February 19, 2021; ]
Summer Nights Fork on the Road
Enjoy a summer evening of great food, entertainment and kids activities at Summer Nights Fork on the Road. Take your picnic blanket and picnic chairs, relax with dinner in hand and watch the sunset over the stunning sea-side venue of Angus Neill Reserve, Seacliff.
There will be a vast range of […]
Dinosaur Fun at Barossa Bowland & Mini Golf
Dinosaur fans! Did you know there are big roaring ones in Tanunda, Barossa Valley? The Barossa Bowland has dinosaurs lurking through the garden as you play the 18 hole mini golf course. It’s the only dinosaur themed mini golf course in South Australia and maybe one of the […]
[ March 23, 2021 to April 20, 2021. ]
Alliance Française French Film Festival – Family Friendly Films
For a glorious respite from the challenges of our present reality, look no further than the Alliance Française French Film Festival, which will return to Adelaide from 23 March until 20 April at Palace Nova cinemas Eastend and Prospect.
Presented by the Alliance Française in association with the […]
Where to Donate Your Child’s Old Footy & Soccer Boots in Adelaide
It’s the time of the year when footy and soccer season is starting, and maybe you have just realised your kids have grown out of last year’s boots. Before buying new boots, consider visiting Treasure Boxes first.
When poverty, homelessness and domestic violence create an […]
[ February 20, 2021; ]
Neo is where young people can kick back and hang out with friends while joining in artist-led workshops, listening to local live music and taking part in performances and activities.
Held at the Art Gallery of SA, there are various activities, including karaoke, poetry and photobooths. Teens are able to meet new friends and attend […]
[ February 13, 2021; March 13, 2021; April 10, 2021; ]
Concerts in the Park Series – Free Family Friendly Concerts
Music lovers are invited to enjoy the sunset to a soundtrack of jazz, melodies or symphony in some of the beautiful parks located around the City of Norwood, Payneham & St Peters.
Concerts in the Park is a series of FREE, open-air performances featuring music from talented local bands […]