april 2018 Articles

78 Storey Treehouse | Adelaide | Review

Play & Go Review | The 78 Storey Treehouse
Fans of the zany, silly, fun Andy Griffiths and Terry Denton Treehouse book series have been waiting with anticipation to see their favourite characters, Andy and Terry come to life on the stage in the 78 Storey Treehouse and this is a fantastic production from CDP Theatre […]

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Win a Winter Street Party | City of Burnside | Applications close 4 May 2018

[ April 17, 2018 to May 4, 2018. ]
The purpose of the Burnside Winter Street Party is to encourage you to get to know your neighbours, increase people’s sense of belonging in their community and more importantly to have fun.
So if you live in the City of Burnside, and if you want to host a street party this winter then they want to […]

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Madagascar Jnr – A Musical Adventure | Adelaide Youth Theatre | Review

Madagascar Jnr – A Musical Adventure | Adelaide Youth Theatre
Theatre Review (2018)
Madagascar Jr, based on the DreamWorks movie, takes us on a musical adventure with Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe and Gloria the Hippo. Marty celebrates his 10th birthday with his friends but is having a bit of a midlife crisis […]

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Palace Nova Prospect School Holiday Activities | 16-29 Apr 2018

[ April 16, 2018 to April 29, 2018. ]
Get ready for the school holidays at Palace Nova Prospect!
Palace Nova Cinemas Prospect will have plenty of activities, board games, crafts, giveaways and entertainment 10am – 1pm daily during April School Holidays, hosted by their friendly team.
Plus there are heaps of family-friendly flicks to keep you entertained including Peter Rabbit, Isle of Dogs, Sherlock Gnomes, […]

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Grug & the Rainbow by Windmill Theatre | Play & Go Review

Grug & The Rainbow by Windmill Theatre Co | Review
By Em Casey, Scarlett, Lolita & Elliot
Grug & the Rainbow by Windmill Theatre is very well produced and a lovely theatre experience for families. There is plenty of age appropriate humour – I laughed a lot when Grug skied off the mountain and paper snow pouffed […]

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Market Soiree | Adelaide Central Market | 20 Apr 2018

[ April 20, 2018; 6:00 pm; ]
In the spirit of Tasting Australia, the Adelaide Central Market is hosting a Market Soiree – a night to relax and enjoy the finer things that life has to offer.
Think live jazz, freshly shucked oysters, porchetta, French-style crepes and a cooking demo with Howard Vineyard’s head chef Heather Day.
And when you are fully sated, enjoy a beverage […]

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Cycle of Change | Empowering Youth Initiatives in Northern Adelaide

Cycle of Change
MAS National and Lighthouse Youth Projects have been contracted by the Department of Jobs and Small Business to deliver the Empowering Youth Initiative, Cycle of Change, to disengaged youth in Adelaide’s Northern suburbs. The Cycle of Change program combines vocational and non- vocational workshops with BMX riding.
The program delivers multiple workshops, supporting participants […]

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Latitude School Holiday Super Saver | Apr 2018

[ April 13, 2018 to April 29, 2018. ]
Score yourself a sweet deal with this fab offer. Throughout the school holidays, Latitude are offering you 2 hours for only $20! Available from 3pm every day during the school holidays.
No joke, it’s for real!! They’ve got heaps of competitive fun on for those with a little extra energy […]

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South Australia’s History Festival | Family Friendly Highlights | 28 Apr – 31 May 2018

[ April 28, 2018 to May 31, 2018. ]
South Australia’s 2018 History Festival
The History Festival is all about South Australian history. From April 28 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 […]

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Ended: WIN the Chance of a Lifetime – Ride in the Cart During the Show at Disney on Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic | Adelaide Jun 2018

Disney On Ice celebrates 100 Years of Magic
Celebrate the legacy of Disney in this ice skating spectacular as Mouse-ter of Ceremonies Mickey Mouse leads a parade of characters including Minnie Mouse, Donald Duck, Goofy and an ensemble of Disney Princesses.
Be dazzled by the magic of Disney’s Frozen with Anna, Elsa and the hilarious Olaf. Sing-a-long […]

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The Wizard of Oz The Musical | Adelaide | Review April 2018

Play & Go Review | The Wizard of Oz
The opening show in Adelaide was pretty spectacular! The Wizard of Oz is dazzling in every way. Amazing sets definitely made us feel that we were not in Kansas anymore and clever video effects transported us to the magical Land of Oz, and back again. Colourful detailed […]

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Huge Indoor Plant Warehouse Sale | Bowden | 28 & 29 Apr 2018

The Jungle Collective is coming to Adelaide for a huge indoor plant warehouse sale.
First born in their Bohemian warehouse in Abbotsford, Melbourne and recently launched in Sydney, The Jungle Collective have decided to hire a mega truck and bring all their Jungle plants to Adelaide for a once-off mega sale.
Due to popular demand this event […]

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ANZAC Day Services in Adelaide | 25 Apr 2018

[ April 25, 2018; ]
ANZAC Day Services in Adelaide – Wednesday 25 April 2018
ANZAC Day is held annually on April 25 and includes commemorations right across Australia.  The largest gathering in South Australia is in the city of Adelaide where a number of activities are planned throughout the day.
ANZAC Day 2018 includes the following:

Youth Vigil (ANZAC Day Eve – […]

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Henley Beach Clean Up | Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign | 29 Apr 2018

[ April 29, 2018; 9:00 am to 11:00 am. ]  
Henley Beach Clean Up | Sea Shepherd Marine Debris Campaign
136 Kilos! – That’s the estimated weight of single-use-plastic items that every man, woman and child will consume in one year.
Alarming isn’t it? Our addiction to plastic is killing our oceans, the planet and ultimately ourselves.

What can you do about it? Join the Sea Shepard’s next […]

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Kidgo Goes to Hollywood | Pooraka | 26 & 27 Apr 2018

[ April 26, 2018 to April 27, 2018. ]  
Kidgo Goes to Hollywood | Lights, Camera and Plenty of Action!
Registrations are now open for what is set to be a crazy, fun and entertaining experience at KIDGO goes to Hollywood.
KIDGO is a popular community based kid’s school holiday program run by Victory Church each school holidays for kids in reception to year 5. Your kids will have a great time, […]

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Dream Ride Australia | Glenelg | 29 Apr 2018

[ April 29, 2018; 10:00 am; ]  
Balfours and Romeo’s Retail Group launch ‘Dream Ride Australia’ to give special kids an extra special experience!
Glenelg’s Wigley Reserve will play host to 120 supercars from 10am on Sunday 29 April 2018, to make dreams come true for South Australians with intellectual disabilities.
More than 1000 people are expected to attend the event and the local community is […]

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Adelaide Comic & Toy Fair | The German Club | 28 Apr 2018

[ April 28, 2018; 9:30 am to 4:00 pm. ]
It’s time once again for the Adelaide Comic & Toy Fair where there will be a huge range of collectable comics, toys, Lego and other great pop culture items.
There’s also heaps of other great things like video games, pop vinyls and books, as well as local comic book creators and artists, so there’s something for […]

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Sunday Sessions at Mt Barker Skate Park | Monster Jam | 22 Apr 2018

[ April 22, 2018; 9:30 am; ]
Sunday Sessions at Mt Barker Skate Park
Mt Barker Skate Park are holding one last Sunday Session before they break for winter.
At this Sunday Session, participants will have a comp ready workshop and then participate in a small competition. This will be followed with an under 15 and open comp in the afternoon. The workshops will […]

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Family Fun Day at Railway Park | Prospect | 22 Apr 2018

[ April 22, 2018; 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm. ]
Family Fun Day at Railway Park in Prospect
On Sunday April 22 2018 Prospect Community Early Education and Care will be holding a family fundraising event at the Adelaide Miniature Steam Railway Society Inc.

All gate takings from this event are donated to the centre.  There will also be raffles, sausage sizzle, drinks stall, face painting and Cool […]

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50% off Family Memberships | Cleland Wildlife Park | April 2018

[ April 14, 2018 to April 29, 2018. ]
Go wild all year round!
For the first time ever, Cleland Wildlife Park is offering 50% off the price of family memberships. That’s only $85 for your family to receive unlimited entry to Cleland for an entire year!
As well as unlimited entry, membership also gives you access to special offers, their quarterly e-newsletter, free animal food […]

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Welcome Back Bill | National Railway Museum | 22 Apr 2018

[ April 22, 2018; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Welcome Back Bill at the National Railway Museum
After spending 9 months in ‘hospital’ the little green steam engine BILL will be back in action at the National Railway Museum in Port Adelaide.

All children under 15 years of age can enter for free (accompanied by an adult) and all children under 8 years of age will […]

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Adelaide Animal Expo | Adelaide Showground | 20-22 Apr 2018

[ April 20, 2018 to April 22, 2018. ]
Adelaide Animal Expo 2018
See, Touch & Cuddle 100s of Animals at the Animal Expo. It’s a great day out for all the family!
South Australia’s largest animal expo is packed with hundreds of cute, cuddly and unusual animals plus pet supplies, expert advice and entertainment. Learn how to care for your pets with expert advice from […]

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Isle of Dogs | In Cinemas 12 Apr 2018

Isle of Dogs – in cinemas 12 April 2018
The Japanese archipelago, 20 years in the future. Canine saturation has reached epidemic proportions. An outbreak of dog flu rips through the city of Megasaki. Mayor Kobayashi issues emergency orders, calling for a hasty quarantine. Trash Island becomes an exile colony– The Isle Of Dogs.
Isle of Dogs […]

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25 Family Friendly Things to do in Adelaide during Autumn 2018 | Nature Play SA

25 Family Friendly Things to do in Adelaide during Autumn
Adelaide may have had a hotter than usual start to Autumn this year, but as the nights get cooler and the days become mild yet sunny, it’s time to take advantage of the glorious weather!
Nature Play SA have a fabulous list of 25 Things to do […]

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The Lachy Doley Group Concert | Proceeds to the Childhood Cancer Association | 14 Apr 2018

[ April 14, 2018; 6:00 pm; ]
The Lachy Doley Group – A Childhood Cancer Benefit Concert
Dubbed the Jimi Hendrix of the Hammond Organ, Lachy Doley is Australia’s most celebrated Blues Soul Rock Organ Player in the world today. A player who can pump, pamper and occasionally pound the most unbelievable sounds from a keyboard: sounds that are intense, ferocious and sometimes transcendent. The […]

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Ended: WIN A Birthday Party at The Beachouse Glenelg

The Beachouse Birthday Parties
The Beachouse has the best kids birthdays in town! Their awesome hosts can do it all for you, so you can sit back, relax and have a coffee while the kids have a blast on all the awesome rides including indoor heated Waterslides, Dodgem Cars, Bumper Boats, Play Castle, Carousel, Train and […]

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Marshmallow Park Reopening | New Pelzer Park/Pityarilla Activity Hub | 29 Apr 2018

[ April 29, 2018; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
The new Pelzer Park/Pityarilla Activity Hub, including the Marshmallow Playspace, is opening on Sunday 29 April 2018
The City of Adelaide are inviting the public to celebrate the opening of the new Pelzer Park / Pityarilla Activity Hub. Explore the space while enjoying live music, face painting and food […]

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Regal Theatre School Holiday Movie Deals | Kensington Park | 14-29 Apr 2018

[ April 14, 2018 to April 29, 2018. ]
Regal Theatre School Holiday Movie Deals
Visit the Regal Theatre during the April school holidays.
The City of Burnside recently assumed the interim management of the Regal Theatre, 275 Kensington Road, to ensure that this heritage-listed theatre can continue to operate for the community while new management options are being explored.
The Council is offering school holiday movie […]

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Studio 20 School Holiday Art Intensive | Aldinga | 19 Apr 2018

[ April 19, 2018; 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]  
Studio 20 School Holiday Art Intensive with Art Gallery of South Australia
Extend your learning in the areas of observation, composition, use of media, line, tone and proportion through understanding the Anatomy of the figure.

Build your Visual Art and Design portfolios, as well as submitting works for the Gallery’s Student Drawing Exhibition held during the SALA Festival in […]

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Victoriana: Old Fashioned Day of Play | Beaumont House | 22 Apr 2018

[ April 22, 2018; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
The National Trust of South Australia presents: Victoriana: Old Fashioned Day of Play.
Take the children back to the Victorian era for a day of old fashioned games and play in the beautiful grounds of Beaumont House.
Enjoy stories, music and dancers, feed baby farm animals, and try some parlour and outdoor games from long ago.
The Australian Heritage Festival […]

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