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Family Fun Activities | September/October School Holidays | Spring 2020

[ September 26, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Family Fun Activities in Adelaide during the September/October School Holidays – Spring 2020
Your guide to all the best activities & ideas in Adelaide for the School Holidays.
South Australian Spring School Holidays: Saturday 26 September – Sunday 11 October 2020

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Shop & Play in Adelaide | September/October School Holidays | Spring 2020

[ September 26, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Shop & Play in Adelaide during the September/October School Holidays – Spring 2020
Your guide to all the best activities & ideas in Adelaide for the School Holidays.
South Australian Spring School Holidays: Saturday 26 September – Sunday 11 October 2020

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Holiday Programs & Workshops for Kids in Adelaide | September/October School Holidays | Spring 2020

[ September 26, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
School Holiday Programs & Workshops for Kids in Adelaide during the September/October School Holidays – Spring 2020
South Australian Spring School Holidays: Saturday 26 September – Sunday 11 October 2020

If your kids are keen to learn some new skills during the school holidays, there are plenty of programs and workshops on offer. There are also OSCH […]

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City of Charles Sturt School Holidays Program | Sep – Oct 2020

[ September 28, 2020 to October 2, 2020. October 7, 2020; ]
City of Charles Sturt School Holidays Program 
A range of activities are available across City of Charles Sturt community centres for the upcoming School Holiday period beginning on Monday, 28 September. Starting from just $5 per child, there’s a host of fun activities on offer to suit kids of all ages.
Bookings are essential for most sessions.
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The Spookhouse Halloween Lock-In | The Beachouse | 29-31 Oct 2020

[ October 29, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
The Beachouse Presents: The Spookhouse Halloween Lock-In
The Spookhouse is an all ages lock-in event hosted by The Beachouse in Glenelg featuring a full 2 hours of play.  There will be loads of activities for kids to enjoy and prizes for those who attend in the best costumes.  Along with special guests and characters, there will […]

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Host a Girls’ Night In | Cancer Council | Oct 2020

[ October 24, 2020; ]
Host a Girls’ Night In and support women affected by cancer.
Catch up. Raise funds. Save lives.  Cancer Council is calling on women across Australia to host a Girls’ Night In this October to raise funds for all women affected by breast or gynaecological cancers.
Sisters supporting sisters is a powerful thing. Not only is hosting a […]

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Tourism Vouchers for South Australians | From 15 Oct 2020

[ October 15, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Tourism Vouchers for South Australians – the Government of South Australia’s shout towards your next Staycation.
Travel vouchers worth up to $100 will be offered to South Australians to use towards accommodation across the state. This is part of a significant tourism stimulus package to further boost the visitor economy and local jobs.
The Marshall Government’s $4 […]

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Live Music and Silent Disco | Hallett Cove Shopping Centre | Sep & Oct 2020

[ September 30, 2020 to October 3, 2020. October 6, 2020 1:09 pm to October 9, 2020 1:10 pm. ]
Live Music and Silent Disco at Hallett Cove Shopping Centre
Step into spring and feel the beats at Hallett Cove Shopping Centre these school holidays.
LIVE & unplugged | Wednesday 30 September, Thursday 1 Friday 2 & Saturday 3 October 2020
Enjoy live music performances by local Hallett Cove artists (stage located next to Woolworths from 1pm – […]

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Win a $50 Dining Voucher | Gilles Plains Shopping Centre | 25 Sep-11 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Win a $50 Dining Voucher at Gilles Plains Shopping Centre
Keep the kids’ appetite satisfied and hunger at bay these school holidays at Gilles Plains Shopping Centre 
From Friday 25 September until Sunday 11 October 2020, Gilles Plains Shopping Centre will be giving away 1 in 10 $50 dining vouchers to spend at participating retailers.

To enter, please […]

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Free October School Holiday Activities at Churchill Centre | Sep-Oct 2020

[ September 30, 2020 to October 4, 2020. October 7, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Free October School Holiday Activities at Churchill Centre 
Spring has Sprung at Churchill Centre these school holidays with FREE activities. Kids can decorate a bug catcher during the first week of school holidays and decorate a flower pot during the second week.
Week 1: Decorate a Bug Catcher

Wednesday 30 September – Saturday 3 October 2020 | […]

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Sunday Sessions | Mount Barker Skate Park | 18 Oct, 15 Nov & 20 Dec 2020

[ October 18, 2020; November 15, 2020; December 20, 2020; ]
Sunday Sessions at the Mount Barker Skate Park
Want to learn how to skate or scooter?
Learn from accredited coach, Darryl Harvey, at the Sunday Sessions program at Mount Barker Skate Park. Programs are based around skill development, challenging yourself and skatepark etiquette.
Skateboard, scooter  and BMX sessions are held on the third Sunday of the month. Make […]

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Autism-Friendly Sensory Sessions | SA Maritime Museum | Sep-Nov 2020

[ September 19, 2020 to September 20, 2020. October 24, 2020; November 21, 2020 to November 22, 2020. ]
Autism-Friendly Sensory Sessions in the SA Maritime Museum
The SA Maritime Museum will be holding Autism-Friendly Sensory Sessions in September, October and November. The Museum will be create special sessions where families can come in and experience a quieter visit that is more relaxing and less crowded.
The lighting will be dimmed, volume turned down, providing families […]

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Learn2Swim Week | Free Lesson | 25 Sep – 4 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 4, 2020. ]
Learn2Swim Week – Free Lesson for Children Under Five
Learn2Swim Week 2020 will be held during the Spring school holidays from 25 September – 4 October 2020.
An initiative of Poolwerx, Learn2Swim Week is a national awareness campaign aimed at educating parents on the importance of teaching kids under five to swim. It provides the opportunity to […]

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RSPCA Cupcake Day | Adelaide | 26 Oct 2020

[ October 26, 2020; ]
RSPCA Cupcake Day – Bake to fight animal cruelty
Are you ready to get your bake on? Cupcake Day will be returning on Monday 26 October 2020, so grab your apron and preheat those ovens – it’s time to take a stand against animal cruelty.
While they were planning to bake for change in August, they’ve opted […]

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Adelaide Family Show | Adelaide | 15 Oct – 8 Nov 2020

[ October 15, 2020 to November 8, 2020. ]  
Adelaide Family Show
The Adelaide Family Show will feature rides, showbags, food, entertainment, an animal nursery, smurfs village and carnival games and will be held from 15 October to 8 November 2020 at Edwards Park, Adelaide.
Dates & Sessions
Thursday 15 October – Sunday 8 November 2020

Thursday and Friday | 6pm – 9pm
Saturday | 10am – […]

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Storytime at Carrick Hill | 7 & 8 Oct 2020

[ October 7, 2020 to October 8, 2020. ]
Storytime at Carrick Hill
An hour of stories celebrating the CSCA Book Week theme “Curious Creature, Wild Minds” & linked to the Story Book Trail.
Aimed at 4-8 year olds, but suitable for younger and older children, Storytime at Carrick Hill will include a takeaway bag of related craft activities and a discount voucher from Pegi Williams […]

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Mix102.3 Holiday Fun Fair | Bonython Park | 25 Sep – 11 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Mix102.3 Adelaide Holiday Fun Fair
The Mix102.3 Holiday Fun Fair will have a fantastic range of amusement rides the whole family will enjoy as well as sideshow games, and all your favourite showbags and food trucks.
The fair will be held during the spring school holidays from Friday 25 September to Sunday 11 October 2020 (originally ending Monday 5th) […]

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Cirkidz School Holiday Program | Bowden | 28 Sep – 9 Oct 2020

[ September 28, 2020 to October 2, 2020. October 6, 2020 to October 9, 2020. ]      
Cirkidz School Holiday Program – Spring 2020
Treat your kids to a Cirkidz Circus workshop to burn off pent-up energy while learning real circus skills from Cirkidz fun and friendly trainers. There is a range of programs to choose from with morning, afternoon and full-day sessions. Cirkidz have also modified their program to make […]

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Big Walk For Little Kids | Raising Funds for Children Facing Cancer | Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020 to October 31, 2020. ]
Big Walk for Little Kids
Camp Quality is encouraging South Australians to walk big for kids facing cancer this October. 
National children’s cancer charity, Camp Quality, has launched ‘Big Walk For Little Kids’ – a brand-new, COVID-safe walking challenge to raise much-needed funds to support children facing cancer.

The inaugural event suits all fitness levels and asks everyday […]

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91-storey treehouse

The 91-Storey Treehouse Live On Stage | Adelaide Festival Centre | 28 Sep – 2 Oct 2020

[ September 28, 2020 to October 2, 2020. ]
The 91-Storey Treehouse Live on Stage! at the Adelaide Festival Centre
Presented by CDP Kids
Andy and Terry’s Treehouse has reached an amazing 91 Stories! It’s now more fantastically dangerous than ever, with a deserted desert island, a whirlpool, and a giant spider!
But Andy, Terry and Jill have no idea they’re about to face their biggest challenge […]

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Repair Cafe | Tea Tree Gully Library | 12 Sep, 10 Oct & 14 Nov 2020

[ September 12, 2020; October 10, 2020; November 14, 2020; ]
Repair Cafe at the Tea Tree Gully Library
This is a FREE community event aiming to divert household items away from landfill. 
Broken? Don’t throw it out. Let the volunteers at Tea Tree Gully Library try and fix it first. Take along your electronics, shoes, clothing, furniture, jewellery, mechanical and general repairs.

This is a free community event aimed […]

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tarnanthi 2020

Tarnanthi | Open Hands | Art Gallery of SA | 16 Oct – 31 Jan 2021

[ October 16, 2020 to January 31, 2021. ] [caption id="attachment_138409" align="alignnone" width="630"] Naomi Hobson, Southern Kaantju/Umpila people, Queensland, born 1978, from the series Adolescent Wonderland, 2019, Coen, Queensland, Courtesy the artist and Redot Fine Art Gallery[/caption]
Tarnanthi 2020
The Art Gallery of South Australia has announced the exhibition Open Hands for this year’s Tarnanthi, AGSA’s annual celebration of contemporary Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander art. […]

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Bay City Rolling | Roller-skating at Glenelg | 25 Sep – 12 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 12:00 pm to October 12, 2020 12:00 pm. ]
Bay City Rolling – School Holiday Roller-skating at Glenelg
Bay City Rolling is a new roller-skating event debuting in Glenelg for the October school holidays. Strap on your skates and go roller-skating under an opened marquee with views of the beach. A great affordable family experience for all ages and three weekends of roller-disco fun. Tickets […]

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October School Holiday Show | Port Adelaide Plaza | Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020 to October 3, 2020. October 8, 2020 to October 9, 2020. ]
October School Holiday Show!
Head to Port Adelaide Plaza this school holidays for the October School Holiday Show with free showbags, balloons, show amusements plus you can meet the Avengers
Free Showbags, Balloons and Show Amusements
Enjoy FREE showbags and balloons and $2pp show amusements (180 showbags available each day).

Dates & Times

Thursday 1 October 2020 | 11am-3pm
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Walk to D’Feet MND | Fundraiser Walk | North Adelaide | 25 Oct 2020

[ October 25, 2020; ]
Walk to D’Feet MND
This major event symbolises the hope that one day this dreadful disease will be defeated whilst serving as a memorial to those lost to MND.
Walk to D’Feet MND is a 5km walk or roll, raising money to support local people living with motor neurone disease. By registering and fundraising through your online […]

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Amazing Drumming Monkeys | Marion Cultural Centre | 1 Oct 2020

[ October 1, 2020; ]
Amazing Drumming Monkeys at the Marion Cultural Centre
For over 10 years The Amazing Drumming Monkeys have entertained thousands of children (and adults), at thousands of events around Australia and abroad.
This is an adorable little variety show aimed at 1 – 8 year olds, and is also great entertainment for all ages. The 2 monkey puppets […]

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Nature Festival | South Australia | 25 Sep – 4 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to October 4, 2020. ]
Nature Festival – A New Festival for South Australia
Nature Festival is a 10-day open-access festival celebrating the role nature plays in the identity of all South Australians. Expect family play experiences from Nature Play, outdoor yoga, public talks, and artistic installations. Nature Festival’s inaugural program hosts free and ticketed events dedicated to celebrating nature in […]

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Neo Full Moon: Teen Takeover | Art Gallery of South Australia | 31 Oct 2020

[ October 31, 2020; 6:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Neo Full Moon: Teen Takeover at the Art Gallery of South Australia
Get ready to grab a friend, pull together a wild costume, and roll into a night of live music and performances at Neo Full Moon. The event is live at AGSA, with the option to experience it virtually.
Enjoy the sounds of South Australia’s top […]

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Aussie Backyard Bird Count | 19 – 25 Oct 2020

[ October 19, 2020 to October 25, 2020. ]
Aussie Backyard Bird Count
The #AussieBirdCount is a great way to connect with the birds in your backyard no matter where your backyard happens to be — a suburban backyard, a local park, a patch of forest, down by the beach, or the main street of town.

The Aussie Backyard Bird Count is an activity for all-ages that […]

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Free Virtual African Safari through Hwange National Park, Zimbabwe | 8 Oct 2020

[ October 8, 2020; ]
Virtual African Safari through Hwange National Park in Zimbabwe
Join an expert guide and photographer Munya on a virtual Safari. He will introduce you to Hwange National Park and Zimbabwe.
You will experience the Safari that he leads every day.
He will describe the pickup location, safety guidelines, the environment, and the animals you are likely to see. […]

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Adelaide October School Holiday Ideas – Spring Guide | Sep-Oct 2020

[ September 26, 2020 to October 11, 2020. ]
Adelaide September/October School Holiday Guide – Spring 2020
Your guide to all the best activities & ideas in Adelaide for the School Holidays.
South Australian Spring School Holidays: Saturday 26 September – Sunday 11 October 2020

To make it easier for you to find things for the kids to do during the school holidays, the Play & Go […]

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Fairytale Trail with a Princess at Carrick Hill Castle | Once Upon a Princess | 6 Oct 2020

[ October 6, 2020; ]
Fairytale Trail with a Princess at Carrick Hill Castle
Once Upon A Princess cordially invite you to “Fairytale Trail with A Princess” at gorgeous Carrick Hill Castle located in the leafy suburb of Springfield.
Built in the 1930’s, the grand castle is as old as time – just like a real fairytale. History and fairytales come together […]

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Adelaide Botanic Garden Relights After-Dark Events | Botanica Lumina | 3, 9 & 10 Oct 2020

[ October 9, 2020 to October 10, 2020. ]
Adelaide Botanic Garden After-Dark Event Program
Following the success of the recent ‘Biennial After Dark’ event, and with the continued easing of COVID-19 restrictions in South Australia, the Botanic Gardens and State Herbarium has announced two October events as its Botanica Lumina program is officially re-lit.

Launched earlier this year, Botanica Lumina is a program of curated […]

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CBCA Book Week 2020 – Curious Creatures, Wild Minds | 17-23 Oct 2020

[ October 17, 2020 to October 23, 2020. ]
CBCA Book Week 2020
Each year across Australia, the Children’s Book Council of Australia brings children and books together celebrating CBCA Book Week. During this time schools, libraries, booksellers, authors, illustrators and children celebrate Australian children’s literature and you will often see children’s book character parades and talented librarians creating amazing displays.  
Throughout the year, the […]

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Penfield Park Railway Miniature Train Rides – Open Days & Twilight Rides | 2020-21

[ August 30, 2020; September 27, 2020; October 10, 2020; October 25, 2020; November 14, 2020; November 29, 2020; December 12, 2020; January 9, 2021; January 24, 2021; February 13, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 13, 2021; March 28, 2021; April 25, 2021; May 23, 2021; June 27, 2021; ]
Penfield Park Railway Open Days & Twilight Rides
Penfield Park Railway holds open days on the last Sunday of each month, January to November. Also, on the second Saturday during October to March, they hold a twilight open day from 6pm until 9pm.
Open days at Penfield Park Railway have restarted from Sunday 30 August 2020.  SA Health […]

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Nature Photographer of the Year SA Museum

Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Exhibition | South Australian Museum | 28 Aug – 15 Nov 2020

[ August 28, 2020 to November 15, 2020. ]
Australian Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Exhibition
Take your family on a journey through the natural world with awe-inspiring images by professional, emerging and junior photographers, who have shown impeccable patience, artistry and technique to capture incredible moments in time.
This exhibition is one for all the family, and allows us to explore the beauty and […]

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A Day at the Zoo | Playgroup SA | 23 Oct 2020

[ October 23, 2020; ]
Playgroup SA – “A Day at the Zoo”
This year’s Playgroup at the Zoo has changed format and will instead be ” A Day at the Zoo!”. Families enrolled with Playgroup SA will be offered special admission prices.
To avoid large crowds gathering, extra activities and performances will not be available this year. Make your way around […]

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FREE School Holiday Sports Program | City of Charles Sturt | 25 Sep – 11 Oct 2020

[ September 25, 2020 to November 11, 2020. ]
FREE School Holiday Sports Program
Registrations are now open for the City of Charles Sturt’s FREE School Holiday Sports Program for children aged 3-17 years.
To be held from Friday 25 September 2020 to Sunday 11 October 2020, with 21 sports providers offering 68 activity sessions across the City, including cheerleading, karate, soccer, football and more.
Children will […]

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Grug | Windmill Theatre Co | Adelaide Festival Centre | 6-18 Oct 2020

[ October 6, 2020 to October 18, 2020. ]  

Grug – Windmill Theatre Co
Based on Ted Prior’s beloved picture-book character, Windmill Theatre Company’s award-winning production of Grug returns to Adelaide for a strictly limited season.
Fun and full of energy, don’t miss your chance to catch an Australian icon live on stage during the October school holidays.

Grug (1962-1975) is a fictional character appearing in a […]

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Race Around The Bay | Glenelg | 11 Oct 2020

[ October 11, 2020; ]
Race Around The Bay
If you’re up for a bit of friendly competition and a Sunday trip to the Bay, HoldUp are running the Race Around the Bay on Sunday 11 October 2020.
Teams will race around Glenelg over two hours to complete as many activities off their race list as they can. The team with the […]

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