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Youth Week Skate Park Competition | 16 Apr 2016

[ April 16, 2016; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Returning for another year of thrills and spills, the Avenue Rd Skate Park will see skateboard and scooter riders give it their all at this enduring event.
Join DJ Shep and the Da Clinic crew for your chance to win a stack of prizes in numerous age categories, plenty of give-a-ways, as well as free air-brush […]

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Christ the King School Fete |Warradale | 10 Apr 2016

[ April 10, 2016; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Everyone is welcome to the Christ the King community fete which has something for everyone including homemade cakes, lollies, produce and craft.
Enjoy the licensed bar, BBQ, hot food, ice-creams, cafe and more.
Christ the King school have the best plant stall in all of Adelaide!  A huge variety of second hand toys, books, clothes and there is always […]

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Super Hero Roller Disco | 23 Apr 2016

[ April 23, 2016; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Superhero themed roller disco with live music from DJ Ollie, prizes for costumes, plenty of give-a-ways and games.
Food and drink facilities will be available for purchase on the night. Dressing in your best Super Hero outfit is not compulsory but is certainly encouraged – Prizes for best costume!

Only $8 for pre-purchased tickets or get them at the […]

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The Autumn Leaves Festival | Adelaide Hills Outdoor Playgroup | 13 Apr 2016

[ April 13, 2016; 9:45 am to 11:45 am. ]

Celebrate ‘Kids in Nature Week’ at The Autumn Leaves Festival.
There will be special guests including Kezzarumba singing her beautiful childrens songs. Kate Habmayer author of Nature Craft for Aussie Kids will also be there, guiding children to make nature crowns and decorate mud pies. Her book will be for sale at the sign in desk. Mighty Mighty Coffee will […]

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Autumn School Holiday Guide Adelaide

Autumn School Holiday Guide | Activities, Events & Ideas for Adelaide Families in the April School Holidays | Plus WIN Tickets to Disney On Ice presents Magical Ice Festival | April 2016

[ April 16, 2016 to May 1, 2016. ]  
Autumn Holidays in Adelaide! Find all the Best Activities & Ideas for the April School Holidays.

To make it easier for you to find things for the kids to do during the school holidays, the Play & Go team have put together our Holiday Guide featuring some of the most popular, and some not-so-well-known activities on […]

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Festival of Mud | City of Unley Activities | April 2016

[ April 3, 2016 to April 29, 2016. ]
The Festival of Mud, hosted by the City of Unley, will celebrate nature, outdoor play and healthy childhood development throughout April 2016.
The Festival of Mud will offer a range of activities and interactive nature play, including cubby building, parkour, clay pottery, a mud kitchen and a Mad Hatter’s […]

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Play at the Bay | Autumn School Holidays | 18 – 29 Apr 2016

[ April 18, 2016 to April 29, 2016. ]  

Play, explore and experience: there is an activity for everyone!
The huge Play at the Bay April School Holiday Program is happening from 18 to 29 April 2016.  The concept encourages children to play, explore and experience by offering workshops for a wide range of ages.
There are lots of activities available in the following categories:

Be active

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Hoyt Easton Archery Matchplay Series Final | Victoria Square | 16 & 17 Apr 2016

[ April 16, 2016; 8:00 am; April 17, 2016; ]
FREE Family Fun in Victoria Square this School Holidays!
Come along to the heart of the city on Saturday 16 April and Sunday 17 April 2016, for free family fun. There will be free come and try archery for kids, along with free face painting, a DJ, food trucks and a licensed bar. Watch Olympic qualifying archers […]

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Fun Fruits and Discovery tour | Guide Dogs SA | 21 & 26 Apr 2016

[ March 26, 2016; 10:00 am; April 21, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Take a double journey of discovery around the fantastic, fresh fruit and vegetables at the Central Market and team up with an interactive tour at Guide Dogs SA.
You’ll start with a journey of discovery at Guide Dogs SA with nine interactive displays to challenge your vision and hearing senses.  Then head to the Central Markets […]

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Guide Dogs SA Journey of Discovery | 22, 28 & 29 April 2016

[ April 22, 2016; April 28, 2016; April 29, 2016; ]
Take a journey of discovery about your sight and hearing at Guide Dogs SA this school holidays at Guide Dog SA’s  special sessions.
There will be nine interactive displays to challenge your senses. Suitable for children aged 7+ (must be accompanied by an adult) and only $6 per person (including adults).

Activities include:

Meet a gorgeous Guide Dog, play […]

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Adelaide Pregnancy Babies & Children’s Expo | 1 to 3 Apr 2016

[ April 1, 2016 10:00 am to April 3, 2016 10:00 am. ]

At the Pregnancy Babies & Children’s Expo you can chat face-to-face with a wide range of exhibitors to gain up-to-date, expert advice on the early years of parenting. You can also see, touch, try and buy the products and services that best suit your needs. Discover all you need to know for you, your pregnancy […]

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Saint Ignatius’ College Family Fun Fair | 2 Apr 2016

[ April 2, 2016; 12:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
The Saint Ignatius’ College Fair is always a fabulous fun day for families and this year’s event is no exception, with plenty of entertainment for all, plus Fireworks.
A Kid’s Corner with fun activities, performances by talented students and a live band will entertain on the stage. The side show and amusement rides are always popular.

This year […]

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Wheel of Fortune FUNdraiser | 9 Apr 2016

[ April 9, 2016; 7:00 pm to 10:30 pm. ]
Following on from last years life size Amazing Race around Adelaide, Guardian Angel Animal Rescue have re-created Australia’s favourite game – Wheel of Fortune!
On Saturday 9 April 2016, this game comes to life with a real custom built wheel, all in the name of one great cause…
Angus the rottie, from Guardian Angel Animal Rescue needs help […]

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CSIRO Science Bootcamp | 27 & 28 Apr 2016

[ April 27, 2016 to April 28, 2016. ]
Spend two days exploring Advanced Manufacturing and Food and Health Science with CSIRO.
See CSIRO labs and testing facilities, meet and chat with research scientists, explore the world of nano-technology and participate in a 3D design and printing challenge! See the latest research in action with laboratory tours and meet the scientists behind the news headlines. […]

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Ni Hao Unley Chinese Festival | 1 Apr 2016

[ April 1, 2016; 3:30 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Experience the transformation of Oxford Terrace Unley into a Chinese cultural delight!
Immerse yourself in Chinese culture including Lion Dancing, Traditional Knotting and Calligraphy workshops and Tai Chi demonstrations.
Enjoy the delicious traditional Chinese food on offer.
The festival is the first of its kind to be held in Unley and aims to celebrate Chinese culture while creating […]

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Autumn School Holiday Celebration | Outdoor Playgroup | 19 Apr 2016

[ April 19, 2016; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Celebrate Autumn and the school holidays at Warriparinga Reserve in Bedford Park.
Embrace the change of seasons. It’s all about getting kids 0-6 years outside and reconnecting with nature. Activities are aimed at babies and toddlers, but older children welcome to attend too! This is more of a ‘community playgroup’ with some set and structured activities, but parents are […]

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Grand Opening Health and Wellness Fair | 10 Apr 2016

[ April 10, 2016; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Integrative Health Solutions invites you to join them at their Grand Opening Health and Wellness Fair!
Take your family and friends along to enjoy a tour of the new premises, meet the staff and practitioners, try a treatment, take part in a demonstration, or just enjoy the day out in the beautiful gardens.

External providers will also be offering stalls, readings, […]

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Salisbury Sports Festival | 10 Apr 2016

[ April 10, 2016; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Salisbury Sports Festival | Carisbrooke Park.
The Salisbury Sports Festival is an exciting new event that provides all people in the Salisbury community the opportunity to come have a go at a range of different sport and recreational activities as well as some cool sporting entertainment!

In order to showcase sport and recreational activities offered in Salisbury, […]

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Children’s WILD High Tea | Crowne Plaza Adelaide | 21 Apr 2016

[ April 21, 2016; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
To celebrate the release of Disney’s latest animation creation ‘Zootopia’, these April School Holidays the Crowne Plaza in Adelaide are having a WILD High Tea.

Enjoy a morning with your little wild ones which includes delicious High Tea food and fun activities for them including face painting, photobooth, […]

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Amazing Drumming Monkeys at the German Club | 9 Apr 2016

[ April 9, 2016; 6:30 pm; ]
The Amazing Drumming Monkeys are back in town, and the show is free for all!
Head to the Adelaide German Club on Sat 9 April from 6:30-7:30pm for a free show of Bongo and Kongo, the Amazing Drumming Monkeys. The kids will love it!

Hang around for something to eat at the Club, and join Adelaide’s Bavarian […]

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Super Hero Roller Disco | Blackwood Recreation Centre | 23 Apr 2016

[ April 23, 2016; 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
Blackwood Community Recreation Centre in conjunction with the Mitcham Counicl is having its annual roller disco.
Join in on the 23rd of April from 6:30pm till 9:30pm an awesome night. Activities include roller skating, games, and prizes.

Tickets: $8

Purchase tickets at the Trybooking website here, book early to avoid missing out. Alternatively you can contact the centre to purchase tickets. […]

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Victoriana Day of Children’s Play | 17 Apr 2016

[ April 17, 2016; 11:00 am; ]
Victoriana Day of historical Child’s Play is part of the Heritage Festival.
Take your children and grandchildren along to the extensive and beautiful gardens of Beaumont House. Join in for some good old-fashioned fun including stories, dress-ups, animal petting and lots of games and activities from long ago.

There will be food-trucks and Devonshire Teas on the veranda.

For more information […]

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Mud Central | Myrtle Bank | 21 Apr 2016

[ April 21, 2016; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
The City of Unley and Nature Play SA bring you Mud Central this April school holidays!
Expect heaps of different activities to get stuck into: A big mud kitchen, nature crafts, art activities, cubby building, a story time session run by Unley Libraries. Learn about compost, big old trees and more! A great free day out […]

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Outdoor Cinema: Gallipoli | ANZAC Day tribute at Centennial Park | 19 Apr 2016

[ April 19, 2016; 6:00 pm; 6:00 pm; ]
SA’s largest cemetery will hold an outdoor cinema tribute for ANZAC Day.
A group of Adelaide secondary school students will set the scene for an Outdoor Cinema Tribute to mark ANZAC Day, to be held at South Australia’s largest cemetery on Tuesday 19 April.

Centennial Park in Pasadena will hold a free Outdoor Cinema Tribute event for the […]

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Hancock Australian Swimming Championships | 7 – 14 Apr 2016

[ April 7, 2016 7:00 pm to April 14, 2016 7:00 pm. ]
Watch Australia’s best swimmers race for their chance to join the Australian Olympic and Paralymic teams!
The 2016 Hancock Prospecting Australian Swimming Championships will see the best swimmers from across Australia line up behind the blocks at the SA Aquatic Centre ready to race for the chance to fulfil their dreams with selection onto the Australian […]

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Disney’s Aladdin Jr. | Adelaide Youth Theatre | 28 – 30 Apr 2016

[ April 28, 2016 to April 30, 2016. ]
Based on the iconic animated film, with an Academy Award-winning score by Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, and Tim Rice, Disney’s Aladdin Jr. is sure to send audiences soaring on a flying carpet ride filled with romance and adventure.
When the street urchin Aladdin vies for the attention of the beautiful princess Jasmine, he uses a genie’s magic power […]

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St Peters Fair | Family Fun Day | 2 Apr 2016

[ April 2, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The St Peters Fair is a day of entertainment and enjoyment for all ages!
Featuring over 70 market stalls, children’s rides and entertainment with a selection of tasty food and refreshments.

For local groups and organisations, the St Peters Fair is an opportunity to promote products and services to the community, with market stalls offering everything from […]

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Sea Shepherd Adelaide Beach Clean Up | 10 Apr 2016

[ April 10, 2016; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Join the Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Team and help clean up our beaches to protect local marine life and for everyone to enjoy.
The Marine Debris Campaign is about cleaning beaches, educating people on the impacts of ocean debris and reducing the use of plastics. After each clean up all rubbish is sorted and documented.  Data collection […]

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Get Stoked BMX Skills Sessions | Lighthouse Youth Projects | 3 Apr 2016

[ April 3, 2016; 11:00 am; ]
Get Stoked BMX Sessions!
Lighthouse Youth Projects is run by Ryan and Jamie. They share a love of riding bikes and being stoked on life! The Get Stoked program is about sharing their passion and skills with the next generation of young shredders!

The Get Stoked BMX session for 5-10 year olds will be held at Kurranga […]

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The Fork Awakens | Fork on the Road | 1 Apr 2016

[ April 1, 2016; 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]
A truck load of food trucks, craft beer & cider and local music!
Join in at Fork on the Road on 1 April in Light Square from 5pm as the Fork Awakens.

Fork on the Road brings together in one place Adelaide’s food trucks, vans, bikes and stalls in a monthly celebration of all the goodness of street food in […]

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The Power of…Me | 18 Apr 2016

[ April 18, 2016; 11:00 am to 11:30 am. ]
This puppet performance is full of exciting modern songs and a relatable story to many school students.
Written by 18 year old Benji Riggs, who was bullied himself for many years, the show will aim to widen the understanding of the effects of bullying for primary school students and demonstrate to all ages that they can […]

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Beachside Food and Wine Festival | Christies Beach | 2 Apr 2016

[ April 2, 2016; 12:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]
Get a taste for the City of Onkaparinga’s world class produce at the Beachside Food and Wine Festival.
Experience the finest food, wine and beer in a stunning coastal location, while enjoying panoramic sea views at the end of Beach Road, the perfect spot to unwind with the whole family. Starting from midday there will be […]

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Autism Awareness Family Fun Day | 10 Apr 2016

[ April 10, 2016; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Celebrate autism awareness month by heading to the family fun day at Bonython Park, Adelaide.
There will be plenty of things to see and do for the while family. Activities include face painting, live music, food, a bouncy castle and a magician – just to name a few!

Enjoy a great family day out whilst supporting individuals in our community with autism.

For […]

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Sisters Market | Goodwood | 10 Apr 2016

[ April 10, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
‘Sisters are doing it for themselves’ are a dedicated group of women who’s focus is to, support, empower & encourage women with vision.
All stall holders will be women in the community whom have a product and/or service that they would like to showcase

The event will have varied products for sale, everything from earrings to edibles, information on […]

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Springton Social Club Movie Night | 9 Apr 2016

[ April 9, 2016; 6:00 pm; ]
Join the Springton Social Club for their family movie night screening of Oddball.
Sausage sizzle, popcorn, nibbles and bar facilities available. Bring your chairs and blankets and join in for a fun evening.

Gold coin donation for entry which will be donated to the Springton CFS.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Springton Social Club Movie Night Facebook event […]

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Blast Off Concert | Unley | 30 April 2016

[ April 30, 2016; ]
Join the Blast Off Gang for the launch of their debut album “Songs From Season One” with two lives shows.
The concerts are musical stage shows based on the books from the SA publisher Peggy JR. Kids will enjoy dancing and singing along to the music with their favourite characters. Each show will go for just over […]

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Spectacular Science Show | Something on Saturday | 30 Apr 2016

[ April 30, 2016; 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]

Spectacular Science Show by SciWorld
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre.

This is a one-stop show that celebrates everything science!
Catch smoke rings, see fire balls, marvel at the awesomeness of science and learn about chemistry, energy, forces and so much more. You’ll see rockets, explosions and some really cool tricks that you can try at home.
Go along and be a […]

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Maestro Series 1: High Drama | Adelaide Youth Orchestra | 3 Apr 2016

[ April 3, 2016; 3:00 pm; ]
AdYO to commemorate 119th anniversary of Brahms’ death as Maestro Series concerts return
South Australia’s best and brightest young musicians will thrill audiences with a program of dramatic classical masterpieces in the return of Adelaide Youth Orchestra’s flagship Maestro Series concerts on Sunday, April 3.

The first major concert of AdYO’s recently launched 2016 season, Maestro Series […]

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Bub and Ken’s Birthday Party | 17 Apr 2016

[ April 17, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. ]
The National Railway Museum’s little blue steam train Bub and their little diesel train Ken are celebrating their birthdays in grand style.
All children aged 8 years and under will receive free entry to the party with a free birthday party loot-bag. Kids will also get free train rides behind Bub and Ken and on Bluebird Kestrel!

There will be free children’s […]

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Saint John Bosco School Night Market | 1 Apr 2016

[ April 1, 2016; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Announcing the first St John Bosco School Pop Up Night Market.
A free community family event to support local businesses and creative people. Lots of fashion, jewellery, beauty & wellness, candles, food & drinks and more. 

Children’s activities will include jumping castle, side show games, balloons & band performances.

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

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