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The Little Star Family Market | 20 Sep & 6 Dec 2015 CANCELLED

[ September 20, 2015; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. December 6, 2015; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Editor’s Note: The 6 December 2015 event has been cancelled due to extreme weather forecast.
The Little Star Family Market (previously Barossa & Light Children’s Market) is a community event for the whole family situated in Freeling. The markets are held quarterly (March, June, September and December) and have moved back home to Freeling from September 2015.

Showcasing […]

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Brighton Moon Lantern Festival | 15 Sep 2015

[ September 15, 2015; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ]
Brighton Moon Lantern Festival.
John in the festivities of the Brighton Moon Lantern Festival at Wattle Reserve, Hove at 6pm, Tuesday 15 September to light up the night and walk to Brighton Jetty.

Lanterns will be available for sale at the event for $5.00.

Funds raised will help support a kindergarten built in Cambodia in conjunction with Paul Munn’s […]

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Oxfam Second Hand Bookshop 50-cent Book Sale | 12 Sep 2015

[ September 12, 2015; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Oxfam Bookshop is hosting a HUGE 50-cent book sale with books for the entire family.

All fiction books outside the front of the Oxfam Second Hand Bookshop will be only 50 cents each!

It includes a fabulous selection from all fiction genres – Children’s fiction right through to Adult fiction. Some Foreign Language fiction available as well.

At 50 cents […]

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‘How He Loved Us’ Memorial Service | 6 Sep 2015

[ September 6, 2015; 10:30 am to 11:30 am. ]

A special service of reflection to commemorate and remember our fathers and loved ones who have passed.
Service of Remembrance led by civil celebrant, Suzanne Tillett.
A light morning tea to follow the service.
Father’s Day is one of the largest days of celebration for families throughout the nation.
Enfield Memorial Park provides a special place for families to […]

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Adelaide Youth Orchestra | Orchestra Play Time | 13 Sep 2015

[ September 13, 2015; 11:00 am; 1:00 pm; ]

Why sit when you can dance, sing, even mix it up with the orchestra as the Adelaide Youth Sinfonia performs a brand-new interactive 50-minute concert, Orchestra Play Time for children aged 1-4. Featuring short pieces of orchestral music with words, movement and dancing, led by singer and animateur, Elizabeth McCall.

The Adelaide Youth Orchestras’ annual concert […]

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Celebrate Father’s Day at the Zoo | Special Offer | Adelaide Zoo & Monarto Zoo| 6 Sep 2015

[ September 6, 2015; 9:30 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Celebrate Father’s Day at the Zoo
To say a big thanks to all the special dads, Zoos SA in conjunction with The Advertiser and Sunday Mail are giving your family a fantastic chance to celebrate Father’s Day at the zoo! Simply pick up a copy of The Advertiser on Saturday 5 September or the Sunday Mail on Sunday 6 September for your […]

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Asperlutely Autsome Lego Club | Sep 2015

[ September 2, 2015; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. September 9, 2015; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. September 16, 2015; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. September 23, 2015; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ]

Children with Autism Spectrum Disorder, and their siblings, are welcome to join in these Lego Club sessions developed for ASD families. Numbers are limited – so registration is required.

Each child must have a parent present whilst building… (coffee and biccies will be served!)

Recommended for children aged between 5-12 (negotiable) children under 3 are not permitted to join in […]

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Home Grown Hand Sewn Family Fun Eco Market | 19 Sep 2015

[ September 19, 2015; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Head along to the sixth Home Grown Hand Sewn Fun Family Eco Market, a green-savy market at Bellevue Heights Primary School with goods that are gentle on the planet and appealing to the senses.

The market day aims to help strengthen the community by offering a safe, relaxing and enjoyable place for families and individuals to come together.

Stall holders […]

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Creative Kids Tin Can Tree Bugs | 30 Sep 2015

[ September 30, 2015; 10:00 am to 11:30 am. ]

City of Tea Tree Gully invites you to a 1 hour craft session creating colourful tree bugs from recycled cans and all sorts of craft bits.

Parental/carer support required on the day.

Suitable for children aged 2 – 10 years.

To book online visit the City of Tea Tree Gully website.

Price: $5 per child

For more information and all enquiries […]

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Special Camp with Dad for Father’s Day | Para Wirra Recreation Park| 5 & 6 Sep 2015

[ September 5, 2015 to September 6, 2015. ]

Take some time out with Dad during this free entry event in the great outdoors this Father’s Day.

There is so much to do!

Join the Rangers in a campfire cooking activity at the Group Fire Pit from 3 pm on Saturday. Be inspired by bushwalking. Discover western grey kangaroos frequently seen at dawn and dusk. Watch emus […]

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Juniors Fun Day |Mawson Lakes Junior Soccer Club | 13 Sep 2015

[ September 13, 2015; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Juniors Fun Day – Mawson Lakes Junior Soccer Club.
The Mawson Lakes Junior Soccer Club invites you to their FREE Junior’s Fun Day!

With bubble soccer, a bouncy castle, free BBQ, games of skill and so much more, this is one event not to be missed.

Make some new friends meet people in your community and have some […]

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Andy Griffiths Book Signing | Norwood | 11 Sep 2015

[ September 11, 2015; 3:30 pm; ]

Fans of Andy Griffiths’ books; head to Dillons Norwood Bookshop on Friday 11th September. Andy Griffiths will be there from 3:30pm signing copies of his new book – The 65-Storey Treehouse. Take your copy along or pick one up there. Arrive early to this free event to avoid disapointment.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the […]

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Deep Creek Family Fun Day | 20 Sep 2015

[ September 20, 2015; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Deep Creek Conservation Park | Family Fun Day.
Head to South Australia’s most scenic bushland reserve for a free family open day.
FREE entry all day!
There are activities and displays from 11 am to 2 pm.

Gourmet food and wine stalls
Meet the rangers!
Enjoy kids’ face painting and games
Meet baby animals from the Native Animal Network
Meet animals including koalas […]

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National Train Day | Father’s Day | 6 Sep 2015

[ September 6, 2015; ]

National Train Day has been developed to spread information to the general public about the advantages of rail travel and the history of trains in Australia .

Help celebrate National Train Day and celebrate Father’s Day at the National Railway Museum in Port Adelaide.

Present the voucher above on the day and Dad enters the Museum for FREE (when […]

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Pirates of Port Adelaide | International Talk Like a Pirate Day | 19 & 20 Sep 2015

[ September 19, 2015 to September 20, 2015. ]
Pirates to invade Port Adelaide
Pirates are invited from near and far, young and old, scurvy and scarred to invade Port Adelaide in celebration of International Talk Like a Pirate Day. The Pirates of Port Adelaide – 19 to 20 September 2015 – aims to capture the imagination of all ages and invites all South Aussies […]

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Unmasked African Festival | 12 Sep 2015

[ September 12, 2015 to September 13, 2015. ]

The Unmasked African Festival is an annual event organised by the African Communities Council of South Australia (ACCSA) representing over 35 ethnic African communities in South Australia. The ACCSA initiated the event to foster unity and promote understanding, tolerance and harmony among people from African background and the mainstream Australian Community.

The event unveils the diverse, […]

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Outdoor Playgroup #14 Hot Wheels | South & Central | 10 & 13 Sep 2015

[ September 10, 2015; 12:00 am; September 13, 2015; 10:00 am; ]

Dust off your bike, scooter, tricycle, little car or anything that has wheels!
Hit the pavement with this wheels themed outdoor playgroup.

South playgroup on Thursday 10 September 2015 at Shepherd Hill, which has had a face lift and features a big offroad bike track as well as one great for little learners!
Central playgroup on Sunday 13 September […]

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Beer & BBQ for Dad | 5 Sep 2015

[ September 5, 2015; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Beer & BBQ for Dad.
Father’s Day is one of the largest days of celebration for families throughout the nation.

Enfield Memorial Park provides a special place for families to come together to reflect and remember at this special time.

This year the Adelaide Cemeteries Authority has taken a new approach to celebrating Father’s Day.

They invite you to attend ‘Beer & […]

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Royal Adelaide Show | Two Full Weekends | 4 to 13 Sep 2015

[ September 4, 2015 to September 13, 2015. ]

There’s plenty to get excited about at the 240th Royal Adelaide Show.  Taking in two full weekends and running for ten days in total, this year’s Show promises to be bigger and better than ever.
From the theatrical extravaganza The Magical Gift of Mother Earth – a celebration of agriculture and those that live and work […]

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PARK(ing) Day | 18 Sept 2015

[ September 18, 2015; 3:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]

PARK(ing) Day is the time when parking spaces in cities all around the world go from asphalt to awesome. It all started in 2005 when San Francisco arts  collective Rebar came up with the idea that paying a parking meter is a bit like ‘renting’ a public space, so instead of parking a car, why not park something […]

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A Frozen Tale….the ballet | 19 & 20 Sep 2015

[ September 19, 2015; September 20, 2015; ]

Due to popular demand, and after a “sell out” season last year,  The South Australian Children’s Ballet will again present “A Frozen Tale….the ballet”.  The 2014 World Premiere of this ballet, which was choreographed for the Company by internationally renowned Paul Boyd, was loved by audiences young and old.

This season will again be performed at […]

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Pop Up Play @ Coromandel Community Centre | 30 Sep 2015

[ September 30, 2015; 9:30 am to 12:30 pm. ]

‘Explore More’ at this family friendly event hosted by Coromandel Community Centre. Learn about nature, how to recycle and reclaim. Honk! will be there with pop-up play or join in fun and educational activities exploring in and around the local creek.

FREE event, but bookings essential on 8370 6880.

Honk! is a parent led play project that […]

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Family Flix Drive In | Aug to Oct 2015

[ August 8, 2015; 5:15 pm; August 15, 2015; 5:15 pm; August 22, 2015; 5:30 pm; August 29, 2015; 5:30 pm; September 5, 2015; 5:30 pm; September 12, 2015; 5:45 pm; September 19, 2015; 5:45 pm; September 26, 2015; 5:45 pm; October 3, 2015; 5:45 pm; ]
Wallis Mainline Drive-In are once again holding special Saturday movie nights dedicated for families. They open an hour before the movie starts so you can get there early and enjoy a relaxed dinner before sitting back to watch the large outdoor screen. Pack the car with pillows and blankets along with foldable chairs and even […]

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Free School Holiday Sports Program | City of Charles Sturt| 28 Sep to 2 Oct 2015

[ September 28, 2015 to October 2, 2015. ]
FREE School Holiday Sports
Hosted by the City of Charles Sturt
The City of Charles Sturt are inviting all children aged 3 – 17 years to try a new sport and get involved in their FREE School Holiday Sports Program.

The program will be held during the Spring school holidays from 28 September to 2 October 2015. […]

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Blinky Bill Movie Fundraiser | 27 Sep 2015

[ September 27, 2015; 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Help raise money for the Adelaide Koala & Wildlife Hospital and take the family to this special screening of Blinky Bill – The Movie at The Capri Theatre
Suitable for all Ages

Blinky Bill (voiced by Ryan Kwanten) is a little koala with a big imagination. An adventurer at heart, he dreams of leaving the little town […]

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Hong Community Workshops | School Workshop | OzAsia Festival | 21 – 25 Sep 2015

[ September 21, 2015 to September 25, 2015. ]

Hong Community Workshops
Learn how to play – Indonesian style


Get your hands busy! For one week only the Hong Community from Bandung, West Java will teach children a variety of traditional Indonesian games.

Children can master authentic craft-making skills using natural materials found in the environment, and then learn the games that have been played […]

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Bay to Birdwood Classic 2015 | 27 Sep 2015

[ September 27, 2015; ]

The Start

The sun will not yet have risen over the Adelaide Hills when the very first vehicles will start to arrive at Adelaide Shores. It will only be 6am but the excitement will be palpable as these marvellous classic vehicles ready themselves for the biennial Bay to Birdwood Classic.

Breakfast With The Cars has become a […]

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ConCentric Games Tabletop Game Convention | 18 – 20 Sep 2015

[ September 18, 2015 to September 20, 2015. ]

ConCentric Games is a weekend of tabletop gaming in a social, family-friendly environment. It’s held once a year in Adelaide, South Australia. ConCentric 2015 is again being held at the Burnside Community Centre. It runs from Friday, 18 September 2015 at 6 PM (ACST) to Sunday, 20 September 2015 at 10 PM (closing up from midnight until […]

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The Color Run Adelaide | 13 Sep 2015

[ September 13, 2015; 8:30 am to 12:30 pm. ]
Color Run 2015
The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a unique paint race that celebrates healthiness, happiness and individuality.

On Sunday 13 September the Color Run will be held in Adelaide, at Victoria Park. The start-line will open at 9 am with waves going every few minutes until 9.30 am.

Kids 5 and […]

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The Owl’s Apprentice | Something on Saturday 2015 | 5 Sep 2015

[ September 5, 2015; ]
The Owl’s Apprentice
By Little Wing Puppets
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre

Owls aren’t born wise, they have to learn it from somewhere. A young owl named Poot Poot is sent to study at Owl school. On his journey he meets an Echidna, a Wombat, a Kookaburra, a Lyrebird, a Kangaroo and a Platypus who each share with […]

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Adelaide Night Noodle Markets | OzAsia Festival | 24 Sep to 4 Oct 2015

[ September 24, 2015 to October 4, 2015. ]

Adelaide Night Noodle Markets
Presented by Good Food Month, in association with OzAsia Festival

In a Festival first for 11 glorious nights of OzAsia Festival, Adelaide’s Riverbank Precinct will be transformed into an Asian hawker- style market, complete with food stalls with offerings such as dumplings, dosa, pad Thai, gyoza, themed bars, lanterns and nightly entertainment […]

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Shedding Light | OzAsia Festival | 24 – 26 Sep & 29 Sep – 3 Oct 2015

[ September 24, 2015 to October 3, 2015. ]

Shedding Light
Tutti Arts & Perspektif


Take a fun ride in a neon-glowing, pedal-powered cruiser – a sepeda lampu – and join in a fantastical treasure hunt of live performance art. The Riverbank Precinct breaks out with street performance, poetry and interactive art installations from Australia and Indonesia with this fun and collaborative project.

You’ll be […]

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Mooi Anomaly | OzAsia Festival | 9 Sep – 4 Oct 2015

[ September 9, 2015 to October 4, 2015. ]
Mooi Anomaly
Eko Nugroho

Acclaimed Indonesian artist Eko Nugroho is known for his sense of playfulness alongside deep reflection and commentary of the socio-political issues of contemporary life in his country.

For OzAsia Festival, Nugroho will create a new large-scale outdoor work to hang across the entrance of The Art Gallery of South Australia on North Terrace. This […]

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Moon Lantern Festival 2015 | OzAsia Festival | 27 Sep 2015

[ September 27, 2015; 4:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Moon Lantern Festival
Featuring the Hong Kong Dragon
This year’s Moon Lantern Festival will be spectacular! Australia’s largest lantern parade celebration returns with a stunning new design concept, never-before-seen lanterns and for the first time, will feature the Hong Kong Dragon – the largest lantern created for a moon lantern festival.
Bring family and friends together and wander […]

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Sweet Tooth: Dessert, Chocolate & Sweet Fair | 19 – 20 Sept 2015

[ September 19, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. September 20, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Calling all sweet teeth!
If you have a passion for all things yummy, scrummy, sticky, gooey and heavenly then this weekend is a must for you.

This little event is set to be the best thing since Willie Wonka’s factory closed down. You will find toffee, cakes, slices, cupcakes, pastries, chocolate, truffles, fudge and other delectable desserts.

A great […]

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Fire, Tools, Garden & Art | Carrick Hill | 20 September 2015

[ September 20, 2015; ]
Fire, Tools, Garden and Art at Carrick Hill
Come and see some of South Australia’s oldest fire engines, 1950 Fire Chief’s Jaguar XK120 Roadster, displays of memorabilia, CFS heritage and old tools.

Entertainment will be provided by the Glenelg Brass Band. The event is being held in conjunction with National Trust SA. While you are there be sure to […]

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Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run | 20 September 2015

[ September 20, 2015; ]
The Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run is one of South Australia’s favourite annual events.
The main objective is to raise funds to support Athletics in South Australia, to assist athletes and clubs within the athletics community. Each year a growing number of charities and organizations also use the City-Bay Fun Run as a catalyst for their […]

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Stirling Laneways | Adelaide Hills Market | 2015

[ April 26, 2015; September 29, 2015; October 25, 2015; November 22, 2015; December 20, 2015; ]
Stirling Laneways introduces Tin Lids Lane

Stirling Laneways is ‘more than a market’. It is a celebration of village life and the spectacular seasons in the Adelaide Hills.
Laneways complements the Stirling lifestyle and the existing retail trade and is dedicated to supporting the local community.  This month, April 2015, Stirling Laneways launches a new initiative just […]

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Something on Saturday 2015 | Program Guide | 2 May – 5 Sept 2015

[ May 2, 2015; May 9, 2015; May 16, 2015; May 23, 2015; May 30, 2015; June 6, 2015; June 13, 2015; June 20, 2015; June 27, 2015; July 4, 2015; July 11, 2015; July 18, 2015; July 25, 2015; August 1, 2015; August 8, 2015; August 15, 2015; August 22, 2015; August 29, 2015; September 5, 2015; ]

Something on Saturday 2015 – Program Guide
Something on Saturday delights and entertains thousands of children in Adelaide every Saturday throughout winter each year. Many South Australian children aged 2 to 10 years enjoy their first theatrical experience through this program.
The 2015 program covers a wide range of entertainment, suitable for both boys and girls, including […]

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