Stirling Fringe | 22 Feb – 3 Mar 2019

Stirling Fringe 2019

The very best of Fringe in the most beautiful setting. Chill out in the gorgeous Stirling Lawns with the hottest acts of Fringe.

Stretch out and relax on the Stirling Fringe lawns between Fringe shows with a bite to eat from local food stalls paired with delicious Adelaide Hills beer and wine from the festival bar, and enjoy a rolling program of musicians on the free outdoor stage while the kids enjoy games and seesaws on the lawn.

Stay for sunset and a cheeky cabaret or comedy. Stirling Fringe, a perfect day out in the hills.

Read our review of the 2018 Stirling Fringe here.


Family Friendly Shows

Mr Snot Bottom’s Stinky Silly Show

This hysterically deeeeesgusting kids comedy hero brings a snotty BEST OF his ooeyiest, gooeyiest, slimiest, most ridiculous routines and horrendous harmonies to Stirling for a repulsive roller-coaster of weirdness.

Big Tops & Tiny Tots Circus Show

Luth’s on an action-packed circus adventure…but she needs your help. She’s looking for energetic, giggle-ready 3-7 year-olds to help her to solve a whole host of fun physical challenges in this smile-inducing, interactive show. Big Tops & Tiny Tots walks the tightrope between circus and education in a non-stop whirlwind of plate-spinning, hula hooping and unicycling fun, all with a healthy message.


Boxing – By Fraser Hooper

For the first time in history Boxing’s Biggest Baddy, Fraser Hooper, will dare to challenge all comers in a three round bout of pure comedy carnage. Award-winning clown and festival favourite, Fraser Hooper, returns with another mesmeric mime show with classic ingredients of hilarious audience involvement, ridiculous routines and a complete disregard for his own safety.

Aaaand Now For MORE Kiddo Kaos!

A crazy mash of absurd improvised games, driven by junior conspirators’ live suggestions. Each unique show stuffed with hilarious characters and LOTS of daft jokes. Mayhem, music and merriment for all ages featuring members of ‘Racing Minds’ and ‘Adventures of the Improvised Sherlock Holmes’.

Let’s Get Wild

Dive deep into the wild world of planet earth. Join the two heroes as they embark on an expedition to the unexplored corners of the globe. Filled to the brim with daring danger, wild wonder and a whole sea of spectacular circus skills. This safari experience is perfect for children ages 3+ and the young explorer in us all.

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+

Able Mable

With an explosive formula concocted of circus, science and comedy, the expedition team are trained in hula hooping, juggling, handstands, rollerblading and acrobatics, but they also have a few more tricks up their sleeves. So get your toes in the mud, saddle up and discover the wonders that lie in nature’s wilderness.

Tessa Waters – How to be a Rockstar

Kids, it’s time to pull on your best rock ‘n’ roll outfit and get ready to release your inner rock legend with air guitar, dancing and hit song lyrics. This high-octane hour of hilarious high-energy fun from multi-award-winning comedian Tessa Waters will have all youngsters feeling like true rock stars and at the same time will promote body positivity.

Children Are Stinky

High calibre circus, a rocking soundtrack and genuine belly laughs have propelled the Australian acrobatic duo to a non-stop multi award-winning world tour. Expect daredevil stunts, incredible acrobatics, lighting fast hula hoops, loads of laughs & mischievous fun.

Dinosaur Time Machine

Buckle up and take a trip in a giant time machine to get up close and personal with a life-sized T-Rex. Dinosaur Time Machine incorporates up to date science and discoveries made about dinosaurs and the world that they lived in, and presents it in a fun and highly visual way, incorporating circus, puppetry, simple narrative and imaginative play in this unique educational theatre production, aimed at children aged 3-9.

A Frayed Knot

DADO’s back. The Hunchback Of Adelaide Fringe brings non-stop family fun including magic, physical comedy, balloon tricks, disappearing ping pong balls, AND singing bananas.

Silly Galahs

A musical show with themes about environment care, encouraging healthy eating, celebrating Australia, plus puppetry.

Balloonatics 2: Get Pumped

Scottish comedian Chris Henry promises to deliver a chaos-filled, fun-packed hour of inflatable buffoonery, with never a dull moment for parent or child.

The Circus Firemen

The Circus Firemen turn up the heat with high energy acrobatics, red hot fire juggling, and hilarious physical comedy.

Marmalade Five: All Nite Cheese!

Marmalade Five are back with an interactive, joyful show, filled with tight vocal harmonies, quirky stories and fun grooves that is bound to entertain and excite families of all ages.


Open Times Final Weekend

Friday 1 March 2019 | 2pm – 11pm

Saturday 2 March 2019 | 10:30am – 1:00am

Sunday 3 March 2019 | 10:30am – 11:00pm



For more information and all enquiries please visit the Stirling Fringe website

What:   Stirling Fringe

When:   Friday 22 Feb – Sunday 3 March 2019 

Where:   Stirling Lawns outside of the Coventry Library | 63 Mt Barker Road, Stirling / Piccaillyangga. 

Who:   Everyone

At Play & Go Adelaide we make every effort to provide accurate information to the best of our knowledge at the time of publication. We recommend confirming times, dates and details directly before making any plans as details may be subject to change.

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