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Marion Outdoor Pool Play Dates | Tuesdays & Thursdays | Term 1 2019

[ February 19, 2019; February 21, 2019; February 25, 2019; February 28, 2019; March 5, 2019; March 7, 2019; March 12, 2019; March 14, 2019; March 19, 2019; March 21, 2019; March 26, 2019; March 28, 2019; April 2, 2019; April 4, 2019; April 9, 2019; April 11, 2019; April 16, 2019; April 18, 2019; April 23, 2019; April 25, 2019; ]
Marion Outdoor Pool Play Dates
Marion Outdoor Pool’s Play Dates are an opportunity to catch up and play safely around the pool during the warmer months with $8 entry for 1 adult & 2 children plus a free coffee.
This offer is available during the school term in the warmer months on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9am […]

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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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Playford Palace Festival | Adelaide Fringe | 16 Feb – 23 Mar 2019

[ February 16, 2019; February 23, 2019; March 2, 2019; March 4, 2019; March 9, 2019; March 16, 2019; March 23, 2019; ]
Playford Palace Festival
Playford Palace is back by popular demand for five weeks of FREE and low-cost events the whole family can enjoy this February and March.
Playford Palace will be coming to many community venues and spaces as they broaden their Adelaide Fringe entertainment program in 2019. The Festival is set to entertain audiences, no matter the […]

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and the earth sighed

And The Earth Sighed | SA Museum & Adelaide Festival | 2-17 Mar 2019

[ March 2, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
And The Earth Sighed
An immersive installation by Josephine Starrs and Leon Cmielewski that presents the land and oceans as spectacular living organisms and shows the impact of human intervention on fragile environments.
This exhibit allows people of all ages to play with large scale floor projections as they observe landscapes filmed from drones. With a focus […]

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City of Port Adelaide Enfield Fringe & Street Party | Adelaide Fringe | 15 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 15, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
City of Port Adelaide Enfield Fringe
Its Adelaide Fringe time again and the City of PAE is supporting creative and talented artists in 68 festival events in over 30 venues across the Council area, featuring an outstanding range of art in all its forms.
With their culturally rich and diverse community, the City of PAE has become […]

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Gluttony | Adelaide Fringe | 15 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 15, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Gluttony 2019
Gluttony is back this season with an eclectic array of 15 venues across two sites, ranging from the large and lively to the intimate and atmospheric, and accommodating their biggest entertainment program yet.
As they do every year, Gluttony offers something for all tastes, from weekend shows for the whole family to late night laughs.  […]

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Street Art Explosion | Adelaide Fringe | 15 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 15, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Street Art Explosion
Blank walls will again burst into life for the 2019 ‘Street Art Explosion’.
Street Art Explosion features brand new works that erupt with colour and creativity in Adelaide’s CBD, alongside existing artworks throughout the city and surrounding suburbs.

Each year, the Street Art Explosion program commissions Australia’s best emerging and established artists to create large-scale […]

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Tony Roberts : I’m a Magician Get Me Out of Here | Adelaide Fringe | 16 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 16, 2019 to February 17, 2019. February 23, 2019 to February 24, 2019. March 2, 2019; March 9, 2019 to March 10, 2019. March 16, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]

 
Tony Roberts : I’m a Magician Get Me Out of Here
Mind-blowing escapology and magical mayhem are unleashed by Covent Garden’s cheekiest and funniest street performer. For humans 8-80+
Having escaped from chains at festivals in over eight countries around the world, the hilarious and charming Tony Roberts proves the impossible possible as, tied up in knots, […]

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Feast on the Foreshore | Semaphore | 17 Mar 2019

[ March 17, 2019; ]
Feast on the Foreshore 2019
The Feast Festival and the Semaphore Mainstreet Association are working together to present the annual Feast on the Foreshore; a FREE family-friendly event.
This free family-friendly LGBTIQ event is held on the beautiful Semaphore Foreshore Park.  Go along and celebrate the vibrant LGBTIQ community.

There will be information and market stalls, food vans […]

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Twilight Food Affair | Tatachilla Lutheran College | 22 Mar 2019

[ March 22, 2019; ]
Twilight Food Affair – Tatachilla Lutheran College
Tatachilla Lutheran College will come alive on Friday 22 March 2019 as the College stages its annual Twilight Food Affair. Twilight Food Affair is one of the College’s major events for the year and promises to be an enjoyable night for the entire community.
Held on the College grounds from 4.30pm […]

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Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall | Adelaide Fringe | 16 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 16, 2019 to February 17, 2019. February 23, 2019 to February 24, 2019. March 2, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 9, 2019 to March 10, 2019. March 16, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall at the Adelaide Fringe
Grab your rainbow sequenced onesies, and all the family as the friendliest baby-disco in town, Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall returns to Adelaide. This bopping, beautiful, bouncing, bonkers and down-right brilliantly fun session of disco-dancing joy promises to kick the dust off children’s entertainment in The Garden of Unearthly Delights.
Monski […]

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Fringe On Tour | Adelaide Fringe | Feb – Apr 2019

[ February 16, 2019; February 21, 2019 to February 24, 2019. March 1, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 8, 2019; March 16, 2019 to March 17, 2019. March 22, 2019 to March 31, 2019. April 19, 2019 to April 21, 2019. ]
Fringe On Tour
Each year, Adelaide Fringe hits the road to bring a taste of Fringe to your neighbourhood.  And this year is no different as they hit the streets in 10 amazing locations.  From Murray Bridge and Whyalla to Mount Gambier and Port Augusta, an assortment of entertainers will be performing, including live music, circus performers, […]

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The Garden of Unearthly Delights | Adelaide Fringe | 14 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 14, 2019 to February 17, 2019. February 19, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]

Avant Garden – The Garden of Unearthly Delights
The Garden of Unearthly Delights is back in 2019 and bringing with it a swag of the best shows from around the world. Each year The Garden team reinvent the space to engage festival goers with a new experience from the moment they enter the gates, 2019 will be […]

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Adelaide Festival | Family Friendly Events | 1-17 Mar 2019

[ March 1, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Adelaide Festival | Family Events
Whether you’re eight or 80, there is a whole heap of fun to be had at the 2019 Adelaide Festival.
Discover a hand-picked selection of shows and events that are perfect for kids of all ages, from Baba Yaga and Foehn to the Adelaide Writers’ Week’s Kids’ Day and the Free Opening Weekend Concert, […]

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FREE Swimming Lessons for Migrants | Sea Sure Swim School | Unley Swimming Centre, Seacliff Beach & Henley Beach | 15 Feb – 3 Apr 2019

[ February 15, 2019; February 22, 2019; February 25, 2019; March 1, 2019; March 4, 2019; March 6, 2019; March 8, 2019; March 11, 2019; March 13, 2019; March 15, 2019; March 18, 2019; March 20, 2019; March 22, 2019; March 25, 2019; March 27, 2019; April 1, 2019; April 3, 2019; ]
FREE Swimming Lessons for Migrants | Sea Sure Swim School
Surf Lifesaving SA’s Sea Sure Swim School project aims to reduce drowning deaths in South Australia.
The National Coastal Safety Report indicates that only 38% of Australians can swim further than 30m in the ocean without stopping. It also says that swimming accounts for 33% of all […]

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Twilight Markets at Eighty Eight O’Connell | North Adelaide | 9 Feb & 16 Mar 2019

[ February 9, 2019; March 16, 2019; ]
Twilight Markets at Eighty Eight O’Connell
Check out talented makers and small businesses, eat South Australian foods and have a picnic on the beautiful green lawns while enjoying the atmosphere at Eighty Eight O’Connell.
The February event is also the weekend before Valentine’s Day so you can pop down to buy your love (or yourself) some amazing […]

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City of Burnside presents Family Fun Days | 10 Feb, 31 Mar & 5 May 2019

[ February 10, 2019; March 31, 2019; May 5, 2019; ]
City of Burnside presents Family Fun Days
Family Fun Day – Histories & Mysteries | Sunday 10 February 2019  |  10am – 2pm
A fantastic day of Histories & Mysteries! Join in for a day of Medieval Tournaments, Historic Truck Rides, Arts & Crafts and ld Fashioned Games.

Location: Kensington Gardens Reserve
Family Fun Day – Science | Sunday 31 March 2019  […]

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Superloop Adelaide 500 | 28 Feb – 3 Mar 2019

[ February 28, 2019 to March 3, 2019. ]
Superloop Adelaide 500
The Adelaide 500 is Australia’s largest domestic motorsport event and widely regarded as one of the best touring car races in the world.
Adelaide’s pedigree for hosting world-class motorsport is unrivaled in Australia.  Once home of the FIA Formula One World Championship’s Australian Grand Prix, pro motorsport returned to Adelaide in 1999 with the […]

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Alliance Française French Film Festival | Palace Cinemas | 21 Mar – 18 Apr 2019

[ March 23, 2019; March 24, 2019; March 30, 2019; March 31, 2019; April 6, 2019; April 13, 2019; April 14, 2019; ]
Alliance Française French Film Festival 2019
Showcasing a preeminent selection of contemporary French cinema, the Alliance Française French Film Festival is poised to return to Palace Cinemas for its spectacular 30th season.
Screening nationally across 7 cities and 3 satellite locations throughout March until mid-April, the Festival, which is presented by the Alliance Française in association with […]

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360 Allstars | Adelaide Fringe | 15 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 15, 2019 to February 17, 2019. February 19, 2019; February 21, 2019 to February 24, 2019. February 26, 2019; February 28, 2019; March 1, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 5, 2019; March 7, 2019 to March 11, 2019. March 14, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
360 Allstars – Adelaide Fringe
The international smash hit urban circus returns to Adelaide and this year includes 3 new members and new routines.
A phenomenal physical performance exploring all forms of rotation, 360 ALLSTARS connects the street with the elite to deliver a supercharged urban circus.

Boasting a stellar international cast, including the two-time World Champion BMX […]

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Circus Abyssinia: Ethiopian Dreams | Adelaide Fringe | 15 Feb -17 Mar 2019

[ February 15, 2019 to February 17, 2019. February 19, 2019 to February 24, 2019. February 26, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 5, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Circus Abyssinia: Ethiopian Dreams at the Adelaide Fringe
Circus Abyssinia celebrates Ethiopia’s extraordinary culture and weaves the dreams of its cast through stunning feats of acrobatic daring, dance and contortion.
Inspired by the story of real-life jugglers Bibi and Bichu, the show tells the tale of two young Ethiopian brothers who dreamed of the circus in a […]

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Adelaide Writers’ Week 2019: Telling Truths | Kids’ Day | 2-7 March 2019

[ March 2, 2019 to March 7, 2019. ]
Adelaide Writers’ Week 2019: Telling Truths
The centrepiece of the Adelaide Writers’ Week program is six days of free sessions in the idyllic outdoor setting of the Pioneer Women’s Gardens, including a weekend of younger readers and a new Twilight program.

In a world where events pass by at breakneck speed, Adelaide Writers’ Week seeks to create […]

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Something on Saturday 2019 | Adelaide Festival Centre | Jan – Nov 2019

[ February 10, 2019; March 14, 2019 to March 17, 2019. April 23, 2019 to April 28, 2019. May 4, 2019; May 11, 2019; May 22, 2019 to June 1, 2019. May 25, 2019 to May 26, 2019. June 1, 2019; June 29, 2019; ]
Adelaide Festival Centre’s Something on Saturday Fun for Families
For over 40 years, Something on Saturday has enchanted thousands of children with memorable live performances and craft workshops during the winter months.
In 2019, this family favourite will become an annual program of carefully curated events especially for young people. From performances to exhibitions and hands on […]

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Mr Snot Bottom’s Horrible, Terrible, Really, Really Bad, Bad Show | Adelaide Fringe | Feb & Mar 2019

[ February 16, 2019 to February 17, 2019. February 23, 2019 to February 24, 2019. March 2, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 9, 2019 to March 11, 2019. March 16, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Mr Snot bottom’s Horrible, Terrible, Really, Really Bad, Bad Show Live at Adelaide Fringe
Join the downright disgustingly distasteful Mr Snot bottom in a BRAND NEW show as he attempts to perform the most elegantly magnificent and preciously important master-work of his career.
Expect a horrendous hour of the most appalling acting, stupidest scripts, just-dumb dialogue, pathetic […]

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Adelaide Central Market 150 Years of People & Produce Exhibition | State Library of SA | 25 Jan – 28 Apr 2019

[ January 25, 2019 to April 28, 2019. ]
150 Years of People and Produce Exhibition
The Adelaide Central Market is thrilled to be opening a free public exhibition celebrating its 150th birthday.
The iconic exhibition will open on Friday 25 January 2019, and be on display until Sunday 28 April 2019 at the Treasures Wall, State Library of South Australia. The free exhibition, in partnership […]

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Mickster’s Magic Gadgets | Adelaide Fringe | 16 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 16, 2019 to February 17, 2019. February 23, 2019 to February 24, 2019. March 2, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 9, 2019 to March 10, 2019. March 11, 2019; March 16, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Adelaide Fringe: Mickster’s Magic Gadgets
Mickster the Trickster needs YOUR kids to help him find his MISSING cheeseburger before he gets super super HANGRY! In this new-age high tech magic show, Mickster takes family entertainment and interactivity to the next level. Filled with awesome GIZMOS, GADGETS and CLUES, the kids become part of the show and […]

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Guru Dudu’s Silent Disco Walking Tours | Adelaide Fringe | Feb & Mar 2019

[ February 28, 2019; March 1, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 7, 2019 to March 10, 2019. March 14, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Guru Dudu and his Village People return to Adelaide. 
Everyone wears headphones (supplied) and can hear the hilarious commentary and the dance-mix of uplifting favourites from the 70’s, 80’s, 90’s & 00’s. 

They make spontaneous flash-mobs around city icons.  Please come light-handed as they will be on the move a lot around the city. Wear comfortable dancing shoes. […]

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Peter Combe in Live It Up and Fry An Egg On a Slippery Dip!! | Adelaide Fringe | Mar 2019

[ March 9, 2019 2:30 pm to March 11, 2019 2:30 pm. March 9, 2019 4:00 pm to March 11, 2019 4:00 pm. March 16, 2019 2:30 pm to March 17, 2019 2:30 pm. March 16, 2019 4:00 pm to March 17, 2019 4:00 pm. ]
Peter Combe in Live It Up and Fry An Egg On a Slippery Dip!!
Peter Combe and the Theatre Bugs kids return with a quirky new show.
Lots of faves such as Newspaper Mama, Juicy Juicy Green Grass, Spaghetti Bolognaise, Live It Up, Ting Tang Teng Tong, Lullaby for Thom, Chish & Fips, The Silly Postman, Sleepy […]

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Library in the Park | Burnside Library | 8 Mar 2019

[ March 8, 2019; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Library in the Park
Pack a picnic and come and enjoy Library in the Park. 

Sit on your picnic rug and listen to Mem Fox reading her “Bonnie and Ben” books and “Where is the Green Sheep”. You will also have the opportunity to purchase Mem’s books from Shakespeares Books.

Meet and greet Aussie animals from Animals Anonymous, […]

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Murraylands Fair | Murray Bridge Racecourse | 31 Mar 2019

[ March 31, 2019; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Murraylands Fair 2019
Join in the fun that is the Murraylands Fair on 31 March 2019 at the Murray Bridge Racecourse.
Murraylands Fair is all about showcasing the brilliance of handmade goods, high quality products and unique services available within the Murraylands region and surrounds.

With over 80 stallholders featuring homemade treats, handmade goods, unique products, food trucks […]

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Cleland Wildlife Park Night Walks | Oct 2018 – Apr 2019

[ January 11, 2019; 8:30 pm; January 25, 2019; 8:30 pm; February 8, 2019; 8:30 pm; February 22, 2019; 8:30 pm; March 15, 2019; 8:30 pm; March 29, 2019; 8:30 pm; April 12, 2019; 8:30 pm; April 26, 2019; 8:30 pm; ]
Cleland Wildlife Park Night Walks
See who wakes up when the sun goes down, and explore the world of Australia’s nocturnal animals.

Join Cleland’s experienced guides for a night time tour of the park. You’ll get up close to potoroos, bettongs and bandicoots as they forage for food. Hear the haunting cry of owls and the Bush […]

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Coorong Community Ride | The Bend Motorsport Park Tailem Bend | 16 Mar 2019

[ March 16, 2019; ]
Coorong Community Ride
Revolve24 Australia 2019 has added another event to its calendar with the introduction of the Coorong Community Ride.
David Fell, Director of Revolve24 Australia, said demand from families watching the 2018 event at The Bend Motorsport Park requesting permission to ride their bikes on the track had prompted the development of this new ride. 
“We […]

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Start at the Gallery | Art Gallery of SA | 2019

[ January 6, 2019; February 3, 2019; March 3, 2019; April 7, 2019; May 5, 2019; June 2, 2019; July 7, 2019; August 4, 2019; September 1, 2019; October 6, 2019; November 3, 2019; December 1, 2019; ]
START at the Gallery
START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for children and families. Held on the first Sunday of every month, START is free and includes art activities, tours, live performance and entertainment.
Each monthly event is themed around current exhibitions or the general collection.

START is recommended for children aged 3-12 years […]

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Adelaide Fringe | What’s On & Program Highlights | 15 Feb – 17 Mar 2019

[ February 15, 2019 to March 17, 2019. ]
Don’t miss the fun and excitement of the 2019 Adelaide Fringe and all it has to offer between 15 February and 17 March 2019!
The Adelaide Fringe has become the Southern Hemisphere’s largest (and Australia’s biggest ticket selling) open access arts festival since it began 58 years ago.  The Fringe completely takes over Adelaide, our surrounding suburbs […]

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National Geographic Symphony For Our World | Adelaide Festival | Elder Park | 2 Mar 2019

[ March 2, 2019; 8:30 pm; ]
National Geographic Symphony For Our World – Adelaide Festival
Since its iconic yellow-spined magazines embraced imagery over a century ago, National Geographic has defined the art of nature photography and helped shape our understanding of the earth.
Its vaults are vast and now have been artfully plundered to create a spectacular 90 minute film synchronised to a […]

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Ebenezer Night Markets | Adelaide | Dec 2018, Feb & Mar 2019

[ December 8, 2018; December 22, 2018; February 2, 2019; February 9, 2019; February 15, 2019; February 16, 2019; February 22, 2019; February 23, 2019; March 2, 2019; March 9, 2019; ]
The Ebenezer Night Markets are back for the Summer from 8 December 2018.
Enjoy some fashion, jewellery, delicious food and all sorts of unique artistic creations on one of Adelaide’s coolest streets, Ebenezer Place.
Grab a drink at the Market Bar or sit and listen to the Live DJ play some groovy tunes while enjoying the amazing […]

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Glenelg Sunset Markets | Nov 2018 – Mar 2019

[ November 25, 2018; December 9, 2018; January 13, 2019; February 10, 2019; March 10, 2019; ]
The Glenelg Sunset Markets – the ultimate beachside market.
Brought to you by Gilles at the Grounds.
The Glenelg Sunset Markets will return bigger and better, with its first market of the season coinciding with the Glenelg Christmas Pageant on 25 November 2018.
The rest of the season includes over 40+ amazing stalls, along with delicious local eats […]

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Penfield Park Railway Open Days & Twilight Rides | Edinburgh | 2018-2019

[ November 10, 2018; November 25, 2018; December 8, 2018; January 12, 2019; January 27, 2019; February 9, 2019; February 24, 2019; March 9, 2019; March 31, 2019; April 28, 2019; May 26, 2019; June 30, 2019; ]
Penfield Park Railway Open Days & Twilight Rides
The Penfield Model Engineers Society (P.M.E.S) was formed with the primary aim of promoting the art of model and experimental engineering. Penfield Park Railway holds open days on the last Sunday of each month, January to November between noon and 4:30pm. Also, on the second Saturday during October, November, […]

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WOMADelaide 2019 | Botanic Park | 8-11 Mar 2019

[ March 8, 2019 to March 11, 2019. ]
WOMADelaide 2019
Over the March long weekend in Adelaide, WOMADelaide returns again to the green oasis of Adelaide’s stunning Botanic Park. WOMADelaide is one of Australia’s iconic festivals and is an award-winning celebration of the very best of the World of Music, Arts & Dance.
Returning to Adelaide’s Botanic Park from 8-11 March 2019, WOMADelaide has announced the final […]

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Baba Yaga | Windmill Theatre Co | 26 Feb – 6 Mar 2019

[ February 26, 2019 to March 3, 2019. March 5, 2019 to March 6, 2019. ]
Baba Yaga by Windmill Theatre Company
Vaselina lives the quiet life, working as a receptionist in a very tall apartment block. But all that changes when she is forced to confront a terrifying resident who plays her music far too loudly and eats jelly babies with her mouth open.
Who is this mysterious neighbour? Will she ever turn the music down? […]

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