april 2014 Articles

Pop Up In Prospect | 26 April 2014

[ April 26, 2014; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Pop Up in Prospect is a handmade and vintage market held in the heart of Prospect, with their next market to be on the Saturday of the Anzac day long weekend.  Browse through quality homewares, art and clothes or grab a bite to eat and enjoy the live entertainment.
Stallholders will include Apple Jam, The Fakery […]

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Fork on the Road | Victoria Square | 27 April 2014

Adelaide’s food trucks, vans, bikes and stalls will come together in the Tasting Australia Town Square, featuring local produce and amazing street food to celebrate the opening of the Tasting Australia festival.
Fork on the Road has made its reputation on great food and drinks, and these vendors have excelled at using local South Australian produce.  […]

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Anzac Day in Adelaide | 25 April 2014

[ April 25, 2014; ]
Anzac Day is a national day of remembrance both here in Australia and New Zealand. It is commemorated by both countries on 25 April every year to honour the members of the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps (ANZAC) who fought during World War I at Gallipoli.  Anzac Day marks the anniversary of the first […]

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Lego MiniFigs visit the Adelaide Botanic Garden | Fun Activity

Minifigs at Botanic Garden
We visited the Adelaide Botanic Garden, on a warm sunny Autumn day, and were reminded just what a beautiful spot this is – where you can play, explore or just relax.

The older kids were kept busy kicking their soccer and footballs, while the younger ones took to foraging and building a ‘shelter’.

There […]

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Easy Easter Egg Biscuits

When looking for an Easter Treat that isn’t chocolate, we turned to biscuits. And when making treats for a whole class at school, it’s got to be quick and easy.
These Easter Egg Biscuits are simply Arnotts Arrowroot biscuits with white icing on top and decorated with glitter icing pens.
Tip with the icing – just use […]

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The Trumpet of the Swan | Norwood | 13 April 2014

[ April 13, 2014; 2:30 pm; ]
The Norwood Symphony Orchestra is proud to present the Australasian premiere of ‘The Trumpet of the Swan’ by Jason Robert Brown and Marsha Norman. a fantastic family friendly concert that will appeal to ages from 5 to 95.
E. B. White’s timeless children’s novel The Trumpet of the Swan is now a classic new work for […]

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School Holiday Activities | Westfield Marion | 12-24 April 2014

[ April 12, 2014 to April 17, 2014. April 19, 2014; April 22, 2014 to April 24, 2014. ]

Westfield Marion have a host of activities to keep the children busy during the April school holidays.  There will be an Easter Activity Zone, a roaming Easter Bunny, Kids Painting Classes and a Treasure Hunt just to name a few.
Easter Bunny Treasure Hunt

Visit Concierge to collect your treasure map, to see if you can find […]

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Spark Your Imagination | Free Activities in Rundle Mall | 14-24 April 2014

[ April 14, 2014 to April 17, 2014. April 19, 2014; April 21, 2014 to April 24, 2014. ]
During the April School Holidays you are invited to bring the kids into Rundle Mall to enjoy a range of FREE activities!
Between 11am and 2pm daily from Monday April 14th until Thursday April 24th (excluding Good Friday and Easter Sunday), children who visit Rundle Mall will have the opportunity to create their own masterpiece at […]

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Cadell Harvest Festival | 19 April 2014

[ April 19, 2014; 2:00 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
The Cadell Harvest Festival is an annual event held each Easter Saturday with the Murray River Giant Pumpkin Competition the local highlight.  This festival is full of country charm with entertainment, displays, food stalls, market produce, games and competitions.  Experience the fun of orange and grape throwing, cockroach racing, carp tossing and tug-of-war.  There will […]

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Stirling Laneways | Adelaide Hills | Market Sundays 2014

[ April 27, 2014; May 25, 2014; June 22, 2014; July 27, 2014; August 24, 2014; September 28, 2014; October 26, 2014; November 23, 2014; December 21, 2014; ]

Stirling Laneways is bringing a new burst of colour to the regular once a month Sunday Market Days in the seasonal Hills village with a celebration of gardens, food and street performance.
In the inaugural Laneways on 27 April 2014, local traders will move onto the pavements and into the tucked away places of Stirling to […]

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Magarey Orchard Harvest Celebration | 26 & 27 April 2014

[ April 26, 2014 to April 27, 2014. ]
This Anzac Day Long Weekend (Saturday April 26th – Sunday April 27th) Magarey Orchard will host its inaugural Harvest Celebration to celebrate its autumn harvest of pears, apples and locally brewed cider.
Situated in the picturesque Coromandel Valley just a short 20 minute drive from the city, The Harvest Celebration will take place over two days […]

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Survivor – Calling Young Adventurers | Maritime Museum | 14-27 April 2014

Calling young adventurers!  Through shipwreck, tempest, scurvy and storm – can you survive the age of sail?
Collect your survival kit, board our sailing ship and the challenge begins.  Find the clues to survive: navigate your way through the museum and decode the messages.  Can you tie the rope to hold the sail..… can you tend […]

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Blue Light Kids Movie Disco | The Lego Movie | 11 April 2014

[ April 11, 2014; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
A Blue Light Kids Movie Disco with a screening of The Lego Movie will be held at Marion’s Event Cinemas on Friday April 11th from 6pm to 9pm. This is a fully supervised lock-in event for children aged between 5 and 12 years.  The evening begins with a disco followed by the movie.
Tickets are expected […]

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Migrating Stories | Story Telling for Pre-schoolers | Wednesday Mornings

The Migration Museum is full of stories from all around the world and their staff would love to share some of their favourites with you.

Come along and join in for a free story-telling session especially for preschoolers and their carers each Wednesday morning in the Museum.  It’s a half-hour session where the staff will tell a […]

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Oakbank Easter Racing Carnival | 19 & 21 April 2014

[ April 19, 2014; April 21, 2014; ]
Oakbank is a carnival like no other in the world and is held annually over the Easter long weekend. Located in the picturesque Adelaide Hills, it attracts more than 60,000 people across the two days of racing on Easter Saturday and Easter Monday.
As a picnic race meeting, racegoers are able to bring their own food […]

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Zoo Passport to Fun | Adelaide & Monarto | April 2014

During the April school holidays, Zoos SA is calling all intrepid travellers to take part in an around the world zoo experience.  Children will be given special zoo passports and are invited to travel the world through its animal inhabitants, visiting a series of ‘border control’ checkpoints set up throughout the zoos.
At each checkpoint, the […]

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Adelaide Animal Expo | 25 – 27 April 2014

[ April 25, 2014; 12:00 pm; April 26, 2014; 10:00 am; April 27, 2014; 10:00 am; ]
The Animal Expo with Dr Harry Cooper is back again in 2014.  South Australia’s largest animal expo is packed with hundreds of cute, cuddly and unusual animals plus pet supplies, expert advice and entertainment making it a great day out for all the family.
Learn how to care for your pets with expert advice from Dr […]

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Kapunda Farm Fair | 11 & 12 April 2014

[ April 11, 2014; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. April 12, 2014; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]

The Kapunda Farm Fair is held over two days and offers a huge selection of stalls and displays including agriculture, viticulture, machinery, clothing, lifestyle, career opportunities, information technology, novelty events, children’s entertainment, general interest displays, food and beverages to name a few.

Situated between the beautiful Barossa and Clare Valleys, Kapunda is ideally located just a short […]

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A Pet’s Breakfast | Support the AWL | April 2014

Tails are ‘wagging’ with excitement for all the fun and yummy events that will be happening in April!   ‘A Pet’s Breakfast’ month is a fun and social way to raise much needed funds for the Animal Welfare League who care for lonely and unloved dogs and cats as they wait for their second chance.
2014 […]

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St Bernadette’s School World Fair | 6 April 2014

[ April 6, 2014; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
St Bernadette’s World Fair is a great community event with lots of fun for the whole family.  Held on the school grounds in St Marys, this event will be celebrating the diverse cultures in our community.  There will be a wide variety of activities and entertainment including:

International Foods
Sideshow Alley
Petting Zoo
Bouncy Castle
Magical Wonderland
Music & Dance Performances
SA […]

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St Thomas School and Pre-School Gala | 5 April 2014

[ April 5, 2014; 9:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Come along and join St Thomas School and Pre-School for a fun family day full of excitement, including live entertainment from Lift Dance Company, Move & Groove, Sammy Strong Bones and St Thomas School Choir.
There will also be Hamilton Rides, amusement stalls, lots of food stalls including hot dogs, BBQ, curry, sushi, hot chips […]

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Aquafest 2014 | Goolwa | 12 & 13 April 2014

[ April 12, 2014 to April 13, 2014. ]
Aquafest at Goolwa is above all a fun day outdoors for the whole family. Passionate boaties from all over South Australia and across the border assemble at the lower lakes for fun times on and off the water. Everyone is able to enjoy what powerboat racing has to offer in a casual relaxed atmosphere without […]

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Youth Week Skate Park Competition | 12 April 2014

[ April 12, 2014; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
The City of Mitcham’s Youth Week Skate Park Competition will be held on Saturday, April 12 in Cumberland Park.  There will be free entertainment, skate and scooter competitions, multiple age categories, heaps of prizes, judging by pro riders, live DJ, plenty of giveaways, air brush artist, DJ Shep from Da Klinic plus food and drink […]

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Meadows 4 Day Easter Fair | 18-21 April 2014

[ April 18, 2014 to April 21, 2014. ]
The Meadows 4 Day Easter Fair is a family friendly annual event. It is a large treasure market with around 100 stalls selling a wide variety of products including locally made arts and crafts, plants, books, clothing, toys, bric-a-brac, treasures and collectables. There are also stalls with cakes and preserves along with lots of good […]

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Barossa Bushgardens Natural Resource Centre Official Opening and Open Day | 6 April 2014

[ April 6, 2014; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
The Barossa Bushgardens Natural Resource Centre Official Opening and Open Day will be held on Sunday, 6 April 2014 in Nuriootpa.  The day will be incorporating the official Opening of the Barossa Bushgardens Natural Resource Centre and will kick off the autumn planting season with local native plants, advice and information from the Barossa Bushgardens.  […]

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Stalls on Sturt Street| Lifestyle Market | 12 April 2014

[ April 12, 2014; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Sturt Street Stalls is a new lifestyle market to be held at the Sturt Street Community School.  The first market wil be on Saturday April 12th and will feature clothes and accessories, jewellery, homewares, organic products, food and drinks.  There will be facepainting and children’s activities too such as badge making and playdough. Some of […]

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WIN Tickets to Alice in Wonderland by Theatre Bugs

Showbugs students from Theatre Bugs present a musical version of Alice in Wonderland for all to enjoy during the Easter school holidays.  Come along dressed as your favourite Alice in Wonderland character.  Tickets are $16 each.
To book tickets or for more information visit the Theatre Bugs website.
What:  Alice In Wonderland
When:  16 & 17 April 2014
Where:  […]

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Play Along With Sam | 12 April 2014

[ April 12, 2014; 11:00 am; 12:30 pm; ]
Sam Moran needs your help!
He’s searching for his lost sound jars and his animal friends, the Bam Bam Binos on a fun-filled musical animal adventure! In his signature safari suit, Sam invites you to explore his world through rhythm, music and movement. So come sing-along, dance-along and Play Along with Sam.
Sam will hold two performances […]

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St Peters Fair | Stepney | 12 April 2014

[ April 12, 2014; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Mark Saturday April 12 in your diaries and head to the much-loved St Peters Fair!  This annual event is set to offer fair-goers a day of enjoyment featuring over 60 market stalls, children’s rides, entertainment and a selection of tasty food and refreshments.
Visitors to the event can make their way around the market stalls, offering everything […]

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Shottesbrooke Vineyard Afternoon Delights | 20 April 2014

[ April 20, 2014; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Shottesbrooke Vineyard presents Afternoon Delights on Easter Sunday, April 20th 2014.  There will be live music by the extremely talented and delightfully captivating local-to-Adelaide five piece troupe Monsieur Swing, food by local and always delectable Currant Shed Restaurant, with lunch options specifically tailored towards a relax-eat-enjoy afternoon.  There are free kids activities planned including face […]

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START at the Art Gallery | Get Smart | 6 April 2014

[ March 2, 2014; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. April 6, 2014; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

START at the Gallery
First Sunday of the month, 11 am – 3 pm
Presented free by the Balnaves Foundation

The Art Gallery of South Australia offers an exciting introduction to visual art for children and families through START at the Gallery. Held on the first Sunday of every month, the free START program includes art activities, tours, […]

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Cleland NightWalk – Play & Go Exclusive | 15 April 2014

Thanks to Cleland Wildlife Park Play & Go readers have an exclusive opportunity to experience a Cleland NightWalk on Tuesday 15th April 2014 (first Tuesday of the school holidays).  With many sessions booking out this is a fabulous chance to experience wildlife after the sun sets.  There will be only 20 places offered so they […]

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Hungry Caterpillar Holiday Workshop | 17 April 2014

Due to popular demand the Jane Grech Dance Centre are excited to host their Hungry Caterpillar Workshop for a second time! This workshop will be even better than before!  Children aged between 3-5 years (must be comfortable leaving mum or dad) are invited to attend 1.5 hours of singing, storytime, dancing and craft as we bring this […]

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March from the Mall | Port Adelaide FC Home Games | Mar – Aug 2014

[ March 29, 2014; 1:00 pm; April 12, 2014; 11:00 am; April 27, 2014; 1:30 pm; May 10, 2014; 10:30 am; May 24, 2014; 4:00 pm; June 7, 2014; 1:30 pm; June 21, 2014; 10:30 am; July 5, 2014; 4:00 pm; July 20, 2014; 10:00 am; August 9, 2014; 4:00 pm; August 22, 2014; 4:00 pm; ]
The Rundle Mall Authority, the Port Adelaide Football Club and its supporter groups will join forces in 2014 to bring the city to life with the highly anticipated March from the Mall.
Inspired by Port Adelaide’s successful ‘March to the ‘G’ concept, where supporters gathered in Melbourne’s Federation Square to walk to the MCG when the […]

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Dads Read Program | Aldinga & Woodcroft | April – June 2014

[ April 6, 2014; 1:00 pm; May 3, 2014; 10:00 am; May 18, 2014; 1:00 pm; May 31, 2014; 10:00 am; June 22, 2014; 1:00 pm; ]
Calling all dads, grandads and kids! The City of Onkaparinga are supporting the Dads Read program with monthly sessions scheduled at the Aldinga and Woodcroft libraries.  Dads Read encourages fathers to invest in their child’s future by choosing to read to them each day.
Each session has a different theme such as sports, nature play, recycling […]

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Easter Market | Currency Creek Winery | 19 April 2014

[ April 19, 2014; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Currency Creek Winery will be hosting their first ever Easter Market on April 19th.   Following the success of their Christmas Market, the theme this time will be Easter with lots of stalls, gifts, crafts, wine specials, food and produce and of course an Easter egg hunt!
Currency Creek Winery is a family owned estate situated 80km […]

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Easter at the Bay | Glenelg | 20 April 2014

[ April 20, 2014; 11:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
The City of Holdfast Bay’s Easter Fun Day is a free event for the whole family.  There will be live music, face painting, balloon twisting, jumping castle, Old MacDonald’s Travelling Farm and an appearance from the Easter Bunny!  Brighton High Band will perform and a school holiday craft program will be running.
The Bay will also […]

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Marion Cultural Centre | Holiday Entertainment | April 2014

One of Australia’s favourite kids show is back at the Marion Cultural Centre – The Amazing Drumming Monkeys.  Aimed at 1-8 year olds, this year’s show will feature an interactive drumming element, where the audience can play drums with the Monkeys.  Come and meet Bongo, Congo and their friends.  14 April 2014 at 11.00am.
Outback Hocus-Pocus – […]

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Panwakema Market Day & Street Party | 12 April 2014

[ April 12, 2014; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]

The Panwakema Market Day & Street Party will be held at Unley Uniting Church on Saturday April 12th from 10am until 2pm.  The event will include over 35 market stalls selling jewellery, homewares, children’s toys and clothes, skincare, gourmet food and much more.  There will be a face painter, henna artist, bouncy castle, free sideshow […]

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Boomstars Show plus Dance Workshop | 22 to 24 April 2014

[ April 22, 2014; 10:30 am; April 23, 2014; 10:30 am; April 24, 2014; 10:30 am; ]
The Goodwood Institute is buzzed to present Boomstars for 3 shows only in April!
Boomstars are the most exciting pop group for kids with funky fresh songs and cool dance moves that keep children aged 3 to 9 years entertained and in awe. Be amazed by Josh’s moonwalk and robot moves and uh-ho Jaime has them […]

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