february 2021 Articles

Libraries in South Australia | What’s on Offer at Your Local Council Library

Libraries in South Australia – Find out what’s on offer at your local council library
Council libraries have always been a haven for book lovers seeking a quiet cosy corner to escape from the world. While they still have cosy corners, couches and an amazing collection of fabulous books for children and adults, they also offer […]

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RCC 2021 | Victoria Square/Tarntanyangga | Adelaide Fringe

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
RCC 2021 – Fringe fun for all ages
RCC 2021 is a completely reimagined open-air program of music, performing arts, and immersive installations located in the heart of the city.
The RCC offers something for everyone in 2021 with a full program of entertainment, fabulous food options and plenty to delight the kids.  One ticket gets you […]

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Circus Wonderland – A Mermaid’s Tale | Adelaide Fringe | Review

Circus Wonderland – A Mermaids Tale at the Adelaide Fringe 2021 | Review
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 
Circus Wonderland – A Mermaid’s Tale, is a delightful circus show with an enthralling mix of acrobatics, slapstick and aerial acrobatics. It is aimed at younger audiences, but it’s so good that even older kids and adults will find it hard not to […]

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Big Tops & Tiny Tots Circus Show | Adelaide Fringe | Review

Big Tops & Tiny Tots Circus Show at the Adelaide Fringe | Review
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️ 5 Stars
Review By Sharon Harrington
A high energy, silly circus adventure that might even get your tots to eat their broccoli!
As we entered Gluttony, my little girls were immediately drawn to a charming woman with two long brown plaits, stripey knee high socks and […]

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Sam Willoughby International BMX Track | Glenthorne National Park

Sam Willoughby International BMX Facility
Work is about to begin on the new $6.05 million Sam Willoughby International BMX Track to be constructed at the new Glenthorne National Park, Ityamaiitpinna Yarta, O’Halloran Hill.
A joint venture between the City of Onkaparinga and the City of Marion, with State and Australian Governments, the new facility will be South Australia’s […]

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Family-Friendly Weekend Stay in Victor Harbor | Fleurieu Peninsula, South Australia

Family-Friendly Weekend Stay in Victor Harbor, South Australia
Have a whale of a time in the idyllic town of Victor Harbor, known for its fairy penguins, whale-spotting, and historic horse-drawn trams.
Review by Carla Caruso
Victor Harbor is a town I have fond memories of visiting as a child. But I haven’t got there as often as an […]

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AFLW Adelaide Crows Home Games | Norwood Oval | 2021

[ February 14, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 6, 2021; March 21, 2021; March 28, 2021; ]
AFLW Adelaide Crows Season Five – Home Games
Adelaide’s AFLW team is returning to The Parade in 2021, with five home games set to be played at Norwood Oval.
The 2021 AFLW fixture sees the Crows play their first home game of the season in Round Two against Fremantle, followed by St Kilda on the last weekend in February.  Round […]

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Anne Edmonds & Lloyd Langford | Adelaide Fringe | Review

Business with Pleasure at the Garden of Unearthly Delights, Adelaide Fringe
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Review By Cath Leo
Anne and Lloyd might be best known to you from their appearances on Channel 10’s Have you Been Paying Attention‘ and previous Adelaide Fringe Festivals, or in Anne’s case her work as the hilarious beauty expert Helen Bidou on Get Krackin’ and the […]

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Sat’dy on Goody | Goodwood Road Free Family Fun | 27 Feb 2021

[ February 27, 2021; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]
Join in the fun at the next free Sat’dy on Goody
There will be craft activities, face painting, buskers and tasty samples to try from Boulangerie 113 and Goodwood Bakehouse on Goodwood Road from 10am until 1pm on Saturday 27 February 2021.
From 10am until 10.30am there will be a Grit Theatre workshop on the school oval […]

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Comedy Hypnotist Matt Hale – Bonkers! | Adelaide Fringe Review

Comedy Hypnotist Matt Hale – Bonkers! | Adelaide Fringe 2021 Review 
⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️½ – 4½ Stars!
‘Bonkers’ is a hypnosis show but with a party and comedy twist that can be enjoyed both from the stage as a volunteer or in the audience. Living up to its name, it is full of silliness and light-hearted humour for all […]

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Hunt for Pokemon | Rundle Mall Plaza | Adelaide | 27 & 28 Feb 2021

[ February 27, 2021 to February 28, 2021. ]
Hunt for Pokemon at Rundle Mall Plaza
South Australians can catch Pokemon this weekend at Rundle Mall Plaza! Participants can collect a form from Shin Tokyo and hunt for a variety of Pokemon located throughout Rundle Mall Plaza.
The Pokemon will be printed on vinyl stickers that will be stuck to the floor. Once participants have caught all […]

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Adelaide Festival 2021 | Family Friendly Shows & Events | 26 Feb – 14 Mar 2021

[ February 26, 2021 12:00 am to March 14, 2021 12:02 am. ]
Adelaide Festival 2021 – Family Friendly Shows & Events
Every year, in the month of March, the Adelaide Adelaide Festival brings the very best of the arts from around the world, across the country and from our own community into South Australia. This year, some events will be live streamed from across the globe to venues […]

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twilight fringe

Twilight Fringe on O’Connell Street | Adelaide Fringe | Feb & Mar 2021

[ February 26, 2021 to February 27, 2021. March 5, 2021 to March 6, 2021. March 12, 2021 to March 13, 2021. ]
Twilight Fringe on O’Connell Street in North Adelaide
Go along to festival celebrations as Eighty Eight O’Connell transforms into an open air Fringe venue. 
Enjoy a free program of entertainment as the sun goes down – each night is set to surprise and delight with flying trapeze, street theatre, roving artists, fire twirlers and musicians. There’ll be […]

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gouger street feast

Gouger Street Feast | Adelaide | 27 Feb & 20 Mar 2021

[ February 27, 2021; March 20, 2021; ]
Gouger Street Feast
Indulge in the mouth-watering tastes of Gouger Street with late night street dining in a variety of delicious eateries.
Outdoor dining will spill out on the streets across two Saturday nights – one in February and another in March, creating a feast for the senses with live music and delicious food from Gouger Street’s best.

Gouger […]

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Smiles, Beats & Treats | Events & Festivals in Your Local Council Area | 2021

Smiles, Beats & Treats – Festivals & Local Council Events in South Australia
South Australians are so fortunate to have access to fantastic festivals and events year-round, held in Adelaide and throughout country regions. These range from large festivals like the Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide Festival and the Barossa Vintage Festival to local festivals such as Australia […]

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Borealis light show Adelaide Fringe

Borealis Light Show | Gluttony | Adelaide Fringe Review

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. March 24, 2021 to March 28, 2021. ]    
Borealis Light Show at Gluttony
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See Rymill Park/Murlawirrapurka like you’ve never seen it before. Borealis is a captivating experience for all ages.
***Season extended due to popular demand. Adelaide Fringe and Gluttony as a hub will wrap up on Sunday 21 March, however, BOREALIS will continue for an extended season, 24-28 March. Sessions will start from […]

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fringe at unley

Fringe in Unley | Adelaide Fringe | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Fringe in Unley
Some amazing artists will be performing in Unley for the 2021 Adelaide Fringe – Fringe 21 At Your Doorstep. From music to cabaret, dance, comedy, theatre and visual arts – there is something for everyone right at your doorstep.  Almost 40 different acts will be on offer at a variety of venues throughout […]

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Funtopia Prospect – Playgroup | From 15 Feb 2021

Funtopia Prospect have launched FUNTOPIA PLAYGROUP
Especially designed for 2-4 year olds, Funtopia Prospect now offer FREE Playgroup sessions during the school term.
Held Monday to Friday during the school term, there will be two sessions each morning.
You simply need to register via the link below to attend your chosen session.  It is completely free to register.

Ages […]

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breathe

BREATHE | Adelaide Fringe | 20, 21, 27 & 28 Feb 2021

[ February 20, 2021 to February 21, 2021. February 27, 2021 to February 28, 2021. ]
BREATHE
See South Australian Circus Centre’s Performance Troupe during Adelaide Fringe 2021 with their show ‘Breathe’ in The Flamingo at Gluttony, Rymill Park and witness the talents of skilful young acrobats.
Breathe is a journey of introspection. The story of what’s inside our heads isn’t always reflected on the outside. When we allow ourselves to look deeper […]

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Grab a Gala | Pick Your Own Apples at Harrisville Orchards

[ February 14, 2021; February 15, 2021; February 20, 2021; February 21, 2021; ]
Grab a Gala – Apple Picking at Harrisville Orchards
The “New Season Gala” apples are ready to be picked at Harrisville Orchards in Lenswood. 
The orchard fresh Galas are incredibly crisp and crunchy and the ‘Grab a Gala’ event is your last chance to enjoy fresh tasty apples straight from the trees.

Harrisville Orchards are the only commercial grower […]

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Adelaide Fringe at Marion Cultural Centre | 19 Feb – 21 Mar 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 21, 2021. ]
Adelaide Fringe at Marion Cultural Centre
The Adelaide Fringe is returning to Marion in 2021 with a huge variety of quality experiences for everyone. To make it easy for you to enjoy the world’s second largest biannual arts festival, the Marion Cultural Centre is presenting over 40 shows, for everyone to enjoy. 
Children’s Shows:
There are 2 children’s […]

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indian mela

Indian Mela | Victoria Square | 26 & 27 Feb 2021

[ February 26, 2021; February 27, 2021; ]
Indian Mela 2021
Indian Mela is a FREE Annual festival of Indian Art and Culture with delicious Indian food.
India’s rich culture and diversity will be displayed in the biggest Indian event of the year. There will be a range of food stalls, exhibition stalls, kids rides, cultural performances, plays, art displays, and workshops.

This event will be […]

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skate park upgrade playford

Rejuvenation of Skate Parks in Elizabeth & Munno Para | 2021

Skate Parks Rejuvenation
Repairs and rejuvenation of the Elizabeth and Munno Para Skate Parks has been planned for expected completion in 2021. 
Originally expected to be completed by March 2021, the contractor has been unavoidably detained so the rejuvenation works have been delayed. Stay tuned on the City of Playford Facebook for updates regarding the new commencement date. 
The contractors […]

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Tom Curtain's In The West Tour

Tom Curtain’s In The West Tour | South Australia | 19 Feb – 13 Mar 2021

[ February 16, 2021; February 19, 2021; February 20, 2021; February 28, 2021; March 6, 2021; March 7, 2021; March 10, 2021; March 13, 2021; ]
Katherine Outback Experience – Tom Curtain’s In The West Tour
Multiple Golden Guitar winner, Tom Curtain, is touring South Australia with his national award winning Outback Horse and Dog Show and Live Music Event.
To celebrate the release of his fourth studio album, multiple Golden Guitar winner and horseman extraordinaire Tom Curtain, will again be hitting the […]

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adelaide's long lunch

Adelaide’s Long Lunch | Win a $30 Lunch or Experience Voucher | 15 – 24 Feb 2021

[ February 15, 2021 to February 24, 2021. ]
Adelaide’s Long Lunch – $30 Vouchers to Restaurants, Cafes, Tours & Attractions in Adelaide & North Adelaide
South Australians are invited to enter a draw to win one of 5,000 $30 vouchers to spend on lunch or an experience in the CBD or North Adelaide. This is part of a $150,000 economic stimulus package to specifically […]

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the pulse

The Pulse | Gravity & Other Myths | Adelaide Festival | 25 Feb – 3 Mar 2021

[ February 25, 2021 to February 28, 2021. March 2, 2021 to March 3, 2021. ]
The Pulse – Gravity & Other Myths / Aurora (Young Adelaide Voices)
What? Sixty people on stage? Thirty bodies in close-knit, full-pelt, intimate, sweaty co-operation; another thirty faces with wide open mouths singing their lungs out?
This exhilarating spectacle is the stuff of lockdown dreams: a massive embodiment of primal hunger for community and physical touch. Audience, […]

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big w free books for kids

FREE Books For Kids – Sesame Street | Big W | From 18 Feb 2021

[ February 18, 2021 to April 15, 2021. ]
FREE Sesame Street Books for Kids
BIG W is set to give away more than 2.6 million Sesame Street books entirely free as part of its Free Books For Kids program, with another 40,000 books to be given to children in need. 
Returning for its fifth instalment, the initiative seeks to support literacy by making books for […]

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Family-Friendly Winery Bremerton Launches Tasting Room & Outdoor Area | Langhorne Creek | South Australia

Family-Friendly Winery Bremerton Launches Tasting Room and Outdoor Area in Langhorne Creek, South Australia
Feel like you’re on the set of the ABC’s Aftertaste series, amid the vines and countryside, at Australia’s only sister-run winery … a winery which has just had a $1 million refresh. 
by Carla Caruso
Looking for a family-friendly winery, where you can enjoy […]

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Play it On | Donate Your Unwanted Sports Gear

Play It On – Supporting South Australian Families
Do you have unwanted sports gear lying around your house?  Rather than throw it away, you can donate it all to Play it On so they can provide funding to assist children from families that are financially challenged, to participate in their chosen sport.
Donate your slightly used and […]

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Fringe on Tour | Adelaide Fringe | 19 Feb – 28 March 2021

[ February 19, 2021 to March 28, 2021. ]
Fringe on Tour 2021 – Adelaide Fringe
Each year, Adelaide Fringe hits the road to bring a taste of Fringe to different corners of South Australia.
Looking for free family friendly fun this Fringe? The Adelaide Fringe is going on tour across South Australia and they’re rolling into a neighbourhood near you. Their Fringe on Tour caravan […]

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Middle Grade & YA Day | Adelaide Festival | 28 Feb 2021

[ February 28, 2021; ]
Adelaide Festival’s Middle Grade & YA Day
Tweens and Teens can enjoy a day at Pioneer Women’s Memorial Garden, featuring a stellar lineup of contemporary authors. 
The day will include Davina Bell (The End of the World is Bigger Than Love),  James Bradley (Ghost Species), Ursula Dubosarsky (The Word Spy and Pierre’s Not There), Will Kostakis (The Monuments series), Jess Scully (Glimpses of Utopia), R.A. Spratt (The […]

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Free Sanitary Items In South Australian Schools

Free sanitary items to be made available in South Australian Schools
Sanitary products will be available for female students who need them in all South Australian public schools from 2021.
A grant will be provided to each public school based on the number of female enrolments in Year 5 and above, to ensure that access to sanitary […]

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LEGO Storage by IKEA | The IKEA® & LEGO® Brands Team Up | In Adelaide from 17 Feb 2021

[ February 17, 2021; ]
LEGO® fans take note – get ready for BYGGLEK – arriving at Adelaide’s IKEA® store on Wednesday 17 February 2021
The IKEA® and LEGO® brands have teamed up to create a range of simple, functional storage solutions with so many possibilities.
If you’re a parent of a LEGO® loving child you will appreciate how hard it is to […]

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Family Fun Day | Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club | 21 Feb 2021

[ February 21, 2021; ]
Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club Family Fun Day
Take your family along for a day of fun at the Brighton & Seacliff Yacht Club. 
The Brighton and Seacliff Yacht Club family fun day will have ‘come and try’ sailing from 1pm-4pm with BSYC instructors as well as stand up paddleboarding from 1pm-3pm. 

There will also be a free […]

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Adelaide International | Tennis in Adelaide | 22-27 Feb 2021

[ February 22, 2021 to February 27, 2021. ]
Grand Slam champions to play Adelaide International in 2021
Eight of the world’s top 20 and 15 of the world’s top 30 players are confirmed to compete at the Memorial Drive Tennis Centre in Adelaide immediately after the Australian Open.
World No.8 and 2019 US Open champion Bianca Andreescu (CAN) leads the WTA field ahead of two-time […]

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#Safer Internet Day 2021 | 9 Feb 2021

[ February 9, 2021; 2:00 pm; ]

#Safer Internet Day 2021

Safer Internet Day celebrates the global vision of making online experiences better for everyone. The e-safety website also offers resources for families to help them keep their children safe online. 

eSafety is the official Safety Internet Day committee in Australia and a leader in the global effort. They are running Safer Internet Day […]

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Free Activities for Kids at Home Online | Scouts SA | Feb 2021

FREE FUN – Home Delivered by Scouts SA 
FREE FUN – Home Delivered is an action-packed program of free, activities available online and delivered via email to families at home. 
There are new activities every month and it’s easy and free to sign up.
The program is an initiative of Scouts SA and is being offered as a […]

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Lunar New Year at Burnside Village | 13 Feb 2021

[ February 13, 2021; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Celebrate the Lunar New Year & Year of the Ox at Burnside Village
Enjoy traditional Lunar New Year celebrations across the Centre to bring in the Year of the Ox.
Don’t miss the Lion dance throughout the centre on Saturday 13 February at 2pm.
Fortune cookies will also be handed out from 12pm to 3pm.

FOLLOW BURNSIDE VILLAGE ON […]

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See Stingrays at Point Turton | South Australia

See Stingrays at Point Turton in South Australia
During their stay at Point Turton Caravan Park, @_katventures visited these curious, giant creatures nightly.
Yorke Peninsula is such an amazing place to see creatures on land and in the sea. You can spot these majestic creatures at the Point Turton Jetty.
But make sure not to panic if you see […]

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fig picking

Pick Your Own Figs | Glen Ewin Estate | 12 Feb – Apr 2021

[ February 12, 2021 to March 31, 2021. ]
Pick Your Own Figs at Glen Ewin Estate
Glen Ewin Estate’s Pick Your Own Fig season is starting from Friday 12 February 2021. 
Forage through Glen Ewin Estate’s terraced orchard for perfect fruit. Discover 5 varieties of figs whilst enjoying the stunning views of the surrounding hills. Pick Your Own is open daily from 9am to 3pm […]

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