[ May 10, 2019 to May 24, 2019. ]
The Nappy Collective 2019
The Nappy Collective encourages families to search out that handful of leftover, outgrown nappies we all seem to end up with and donate them to families in crisis or in need.
Over a two week period each year, families can drop off their clean, disposable nappies to their nearest collection point. The Nappy […]
[ May 10, 2019 to May 24, 2019. ]
[ May 5, 2019; ]
Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival 2019 – Adelaide’s Largest Japanese Cultural Festival
Now in its 24th year, the Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival is a celebration of the cultural and social links between the people of Japan and Australia. It is a great day for people of all ages and backgrounds to enjoy Japanese music, performances, […]
[ May 25, 2019 to May 26, 2019. ]
A free fun-filled weekend for the whole family
This FREE family event for children of all ages will take over the North Terrace Cultural Boulevard for two fun-filled days. Theatres, galleries, museums, universities, libraries, and gardens will be full to the brim with hundreds of children and families immersed in arts activities and dreaming BIG. Choose […]
[ May 16, 2019 to May 26, 2019. ]
Circus Rio in Elizabeth Grove
Like no Circus you’ve ever seen before, Circus Rio will be in Elizabeth Grove for the first time ever from 16 May to 26 May 2019. Be amazed as the incredible performers of Circus Rio take the whole family on a journey around the world, beginning at the famous Carnival of […]
[ May 19, 2019; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
RSPCA Million Paws Walk 2019
Join the RSPCA for their South Australian flagship walk in Adelaide at the NEW location – Victoria Park.
It’s set to be another amazing day because 5,000 people and their dogs will walk the two or four kilometres course for animals in need.
After the walk, enjoy a village style atmosphere showcasing everything […]
[ May 4, 2019; ]
SACWA 90th Birthday Autumn Fair
The South Australian Country Women’s Association is 90 years young this year, founded in 1929 by Mrs Mary Warnes MBE. To celebrate their 90th, SACWA will be holding a number of functions including an Autumn Fair on the 4 May in Kent Town, travelling history exhibition, State President’s tour, Gala Concert […]
[ May 5, 2019; ]
Adelaide Crows v Fremantle at the Adelaide Oval
Spend this Sunday at the footy! It’s Sunday Funday, which means kids’ General Admission tickets are FREE as the Crows take on Fremantle at Adelaide Oval.
It’s also the second of the special ‘Eddie’s Little Legends’ Junior Rounds, so junior members who visit the McDonalds Kids Zone will collect […]
[ May 8, 2019; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Playgroup on the Green at Barratt Reserve
Playgroup on the Green is a huge outdoor event with fun for everyone, featuring all your Playgroup favourites including messy play, crafts, sensory play, baby-zone and physical play.
There will be something for all ages, including a coffee van for the adults, inflatable soccer and a sausage sizzle.
One ticket required […]
[ May 5, 2019; 6:30 pm; ]
The Hyundai A-League 2019 Finals Series is here and it’s time to feel the finals.
Be there to experience the emotion of finals football as the heroes of the Hyundai A-League battle it out to become champions. On Sunday May 5, Adelaide United will host Melbourne City FC at Coopers Stadium in the second Elimination Final, […]
[ April 30, 2019; May 7, 2019; May 14, 2019; May 21, 2019; May 28, 2019; June 4, 2019; June 11, 2019; June 18, 2019; June 25, 2019; July 2, 2019; ]
Bush Babies is a weekly nature-based playgroup for parents and preschool children aged 1 to 4 years.
Cleland is the perfect setting to engage in nature play and develop a relationship and appreciation for nature while exploring social interactions with other children. Each week will involve different activities that will promote a new educational […]
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Kids Club is a weekly nature-based drop-off club for primary school-aged children aged 5 to 12 years. Kids Club encourages independence and self-growth. Parents and guardians can relax in the cafe or return at the completion of each session.
Cleland is the perfect setting to engage in nature play and develop a relationship and appreciation […]
[ May 12, 2019; ]
Mother’s Day Sunday 12 May 2019
Mother’s Day gift ideas and family friendly activities to show Mum how much you care.
Many of us are fortunate enough to be mothers – to little or big kids – or to have had the privilege of having a Mum who is always there for us. Mums work really hard, […]
[ May 12, 2019; 10:30 am; ]
South Australians are invited to share stories of their mums, grandmothers and other women of significance at a Mother’s Day service at Enfield Memorial Park in May.
To be held on the Folland Lawn at Enfield Memorial Park on Sunday 12 May 2019, the Adelaide Cemeteries Authority’s Service of Remembrance will take place from 10.30am until […]
[ May 4, 2019; 6:30 pm; ]
Roller Disco Super Hero Theme
“May the fourth be with you” at the Blackwood Community Recreation Centre on Saturday 4 May 2019.
In a galaxy far, far away, superhero’s and villains are called to action for the ultimate battle on the roller disco floor.
Dress up for your chance to win some amazing prizes. There will also be […]
[ May 4, 2019 to May 5, 2019. ]
Gumeracha Medieval Fair 2019
The twelfth annual Gumeracha Medieval Fair will be held on the 4 & 5 May in Federation Park from 10am-5pm on Saturday & 10am-4pm Sunday 2019.
Once again, there will be another two days of medieval fun and excitement. This year, the resident Oracle has forecasted mostly fair weather and the event promises […]
[ May 17, 2019; ]
National Walk Safely to School Day
National Walk Safely to School Day (WSTSD) is on Friday 17 May 2019.
Celebrating its 20th year, National Walk Safely to School Day is an annual event encouraging all primary school children, their parents and carers, to walk and commute regularly and safely to school. It is a community event seeking […]
[ May 18, 2019; ]
Get Baked Adelaide
‘Get Baked’ is a new event coming to Adelaide this May for dessert lovers.
At this market, the most decadent desserts will be all under one roof. You’ll find some of Adelaide’s best bakers and dessert food trucks. Treat yourself to monster shakes, doughnuts, macarons, cupcakes, full-sized cakes, brownies, crepes, and so much more.
[ May 4, 2019; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Family Bike Ride and Nature Play Afternoon
Enjoy the outdoors in autumn with an afternoon of nature play and a gentle family bike ride.
The Family Bike Ride includes a ride along the Sturt River Trail from Warriparringa Wetlands to Oaklands Wetland and back. It will kick off with a Kaurna Welcome to Country and cultural walk […]
[ May 5, 2019; ]
Blue Devil Snorkel Second Valley
Join professional snorkel leaders and marine biologists for a guided snorkel within Encounter Marine Park at Second Valley reef. The reef and jetty is home to an amazing variety of colourful fish and plant life.
EMS snorkel events are proudly supported by the Adelaide and Mount Lofty Ranges NRM Board and DEWNR […]
[ March 1, 2019 to July 14, 2019. ]
Dive into the Great Barrier Reef with David Attenborough
David Attenborough’s Great Barrier Reef Dive VR is an award-winning fully immersive virtual reality experience produced by Alchemy VR.
In 360 video virtual reality, dive deep beneath the waves on the Great Barrier Reef, sitting next to your guide, David Attenborough. Taking you through vibrant corals, darting fish and […]
[ May 11, 2019; ]
The Mik Maks PLAY
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre
Be taken on a Mik Mak musical adventure with brothers Al, Joel and Drums the Panda. There’s lots of games to play and musical fun to be had with The Mik Maks “Play” show.
Young audiences will learn valuable concepts like sharing, creative sibling play, healthy eating, brushing your […]
[ May 4, 2019; ]
Tinkertime: The Broken Bubble Machine
By Nay Nay | Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre
See ABC Kids star Nay Nay at the Adelaide Festival Centre in Tinkertime: The Broken Bubble Machine. See Nay Nay and her tinkering friends on board HMS ‘Curiosity’, a grumpy old bubble-powered airship that flies world-wide. But when the ship breaks down, the […]
[ May 5, 2019; ]
Discover the unique story of Adelaide Gaol at it’s annual History Day.
Operational for 147 years, approximately 300,000 prisoners passed through the Gaol’s doors, with 45 executions carried out.
This year, the staff at Adelaide Gaol have been working hard behind the scenes to bring you a new and exciting exhibition, with a collection of officer hats […]
Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books | Exhibition at the State Library of SA | 18 Apr – 29 Sep 2019
[ April 18, 2019 to September 29, 2019. ]
Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books
This FREE interactive exhibition takes you into the creative mind of award-winning South Australian author Phil Cummings.
Editor’s Note: Due to popular demand, the Phil Cummings: Stories Behind the Books exhibition has now been extended to Sunday 29 September 2019 (previously was running until 21 July 2019).
From his first book, Goodness […]
[ May 15, 2019; 6:30 pm; ]
Raising Literacy Australia is proud to present ‘Positive Discipline’ with Madhavi Parker, a workshop for parents and educators.
Madhavi Nawana Parker is founding Director at Positive Minds Australia. Madhavi is an author, keynote and public speaker and mother of three children.
Madhavi’s workshop on Positive Discipline will take you through a simple and practical approach to improving […]
[ May 9, 2019 to October 3, 2019. ]
The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home Exhibition – City of Unley and Flinders University
An exhibition exploring the lives and experiences of returned South Australian soldiers is now on display at Unley Museum.
The Life. Unley’s Own, Returning Home exhibition marks 100 years since soldiers who served on the frontline in WWI were returning home to resume […]
[ May 26, 2019; ]
Explore the oldest Government House in Australia on Sunday 26 May 2019
His Excellency the Governor of South Australia and Mrs Le invite you to visit the oldest Government House in Australia. This is a rare opportunity to learn about the public rooms, current workings of the house and explore the gardens, either on a guided […]
[ May 4, 2019 5:00 pm to May 5, 2019 5:00 pm. ]
Harrisville Orchards in Lenswood is open for Apple Picking on Saturday 4 & Sunday 5 May 2019
Over the first weekend in May, Harrisville Orchards are holding a Pick a Pink Lady event and they invite families to go along and pick fresh apples straight from the trees.
Entry Fee – TBA (previous years $5 per […]
[ May 4, 2019 to May 5, 2019. ]
Pick a Pink Lady® Weekend 2019 | Adelaide Apple Picking
Four family-owned and run apple orchards located in the heart of one of Australia’s premium apple-growing regions in the Adelaide Hills are open for visiting, exploring and fruit picking.
For one weekend only Pick a Pink Lady® Weekend provides a unique opportunity to pick some Pink Lady® […]
[ May 4, 2019; 11:00 am; ]
Pooraka Farm Community Centre Family Fun Day
Be part of the FREE Pooraka Farm Community Centre 4th of May Star Wars Themed Community Day.
This is an opportunity for the whole family to learn more about the Pooraka Farm Community Centre and other local services while having some family fun. There will be a sausage sizzle and, […]
[ May 9, 2019; 6:00 pm; ]
Made to Inspire 2019
Join acclaimed filmmaker Henry Thong for a night of artistic inspiration and cultural exploration at the premiere of Makers Who Inspire, Season 4 on Thursday 9 May 2019 from 6pm.
This season, the award-winning documentary series explores the stories of Asian migrants in arts and the media, featuring high-profile Asian-Australian creators such as:
[ May 3, 2019 to May 5, 2019. ]
Bowerbird Design Market – 3-5 May 2019
Creative workshops, activations and local, artisan-made food and craft beverages have been added to Bowerbird Design Market’s already stellar line up of contemporary fashion, art and design. Visitors to Bowerbird Design Market will get to try their hand at a range of ticketed workshops, and free activities for small […]
[ May 2, 2019; ]
Peppa Pig and Friends Return to the Big Screen to Celebrate 15 Years of Muddy Puddles with New Cinema Release – ‘Peppa Pig: Festival of Fun’
Only in cinemas from 2 May 2019, ten brand-new episodes and live-action musical content will give fans one hour of fun, introduce new characters and treat audiences to special adventures, […]
[ April 28, 2019; May 11, 2019; May 26, 2019; June 23, 2019; August 4, 2019; August 18, 2019; ]
Adelaide Thunderbirds | 2019 Season Home Games
Be there as your Adelaide Thunderbirds take to the court in the world’s best national netball competition – Suncorp Super Netball.
Lead by head coach Tania Obst, the 2019 Adelaide Thunderbirds roster features exciting South Australian local talent complemented by international calibre players. Tickets are now on sale for all […]
[ 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 […]
[ May 15, 2019; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
World Orienteering Day Special Evening Event
A great introductory for families and friends looking to get more active with an element of fun.
Short courses that will have you exploring the beautiful surroundings of Belair National Park into the evening, go along and see what orienteering is all about in a very relaxed, friendly atmosphere.
If you have […]
[ March 14, 2019; March 28, 2019; April 11, 2019; April 25, 2019; May 9, 2019; May 23, 2019; June 6, 2019; June 20, 2019; ]
Free Concrete Sessions at Oaklands Skate Park
Lighthouse Youth Projects’ FREE skate/BMX sessions are back on Thursday nights from March to June 2019.
Each Concrete Session includes free skate and BMX workshops, BBQ, Mojo beverages on tap, DK bikes and POC helmets to borrow and plenty of giveaways. Lighthouse Youth Project mentors will be right there to give […]
[ April 5, 2019 to April 7, 2019. April 10, 2019; April 12, 2019 to April 14, 2019. April 17, 2019 to April 21, 2019. April 23, 2019; April 24, 2019; April 26, 2019 to April 28, 2019. May 1, 2019 to May 5, 2019. May 2, 2019; May 8, 2019 to May 12, 2019. ]
Circus Rio will be in Adelaide for the first time ever from 5 April – 12 May 2019. Watch the incredible performers of Circus Rio take the whole family on a journey around the world, beginning at the famous Carnival of Rio de Janeiro.
Based on the electric atmosphere of Rio De Janeiro’s Carnival, then travelling […]
[ April 27, 2019 to May 31, 2019. ]
South Australia’s 2019 History Festival
The History Festival is all about South Australian history. From April 27 to May 31, thousands of people will explore our state’s history through events which range from walks to websites, talks to tours, and exhibitions to special events.
Have you ever wanted to see inside Glenside Hospital’s infamous Z Ward? Or […]
[ May 22, 2019 to June 1, 2019. ]
DreamBIG Children’s Festival
DreamBIG Children’s Festival is South Australia’s iconic biennial arts festival for schools and families that places its audience at the centre of fresh, inventive, imaginative and inspiring arts experiences.
More than 2 million South Australian children have participated in the festival since its inception in 1974 (as Come Out Festival), and it remains an […]