february 2022 Articles
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COVID-19 Vaccination for Kids Available During the School Holidays

COVID-19 vaccines available during the school holidays
Have you got spare time these school holidays? There are plenty of COVID-19 vaccine appointments available. Protect your child against COVID-19 ahead of term two by making sure they’re up to date with their COVID-19 vaccine. Children 5 to 11 can have two doses of the paediatric Pfizer COVID-19 […]

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AFLW Grand Final | Adelaide v Melbourne | Adelaide Oval | 9 Apr 2022

[ January 16, 2022; January 29, 2022; February 13, 2022; February 27, 2022; March 6, 2022; April 2, 2022; April 9, 2022; ]
2022 AFLW Grand Final at Adelaide Oval
The AFLW Adelaide Crows will play in their fourth Grand Final on Saturday 9 April!
Adelaide is off to its fourth Grand Final after registering a controlled win over a heartbroken Fremantle side in the preliminary final played at Adelaide Oval.
The AFL has announced the 2022 NAB AFL Women’s Grand […]

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Food Truck Carnivale | Adelaide Events | 2022

[ April 1, 2022 to April 3, 2022. April 22, 2022 to April 25, 2022. November 11, 2022 to November 13, 2022. ]
Food Truck Carnivale Events in Adelaide
The Food Truck Carnivale is back again and heading to numerous locations in 2022
Entry to Food Truck Carnivale is free with each event featuring full days of fun and food for all ages. The carnival moves around to various locations so keep an eye on the Food Truck Carnival Facebook […]

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Re-Cycled Bike Sale | Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc. | 26 Mar 2022

[ March 26, 2022; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Re-Cycled Bike Sale at Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc.
Looking for a new bike? Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc. mentors and students have been restoring and repairing a whole bunch of donated bikes with a whole lot of love and they are ready for a new home.
The next Re-Cycled Bike Sale will be held on Saturday 26 March […]

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Gluttony | Adelaide Fringe | Rymill Park/Murlawirrapurka | Extended to 27 Mar 2022 

[ March 23, 2022 to March 27, 2022. ]
Gluttony 2022 – Adelaide Fringe
Gluttony Encore! A selected program running 23-27 March 2022
Adelaide Fringe 2022 has officially ended but Gluttony is enjoying this season so much that they’ve arranged a small encore from Wednesday 23 March until Sunday 27 March 2022. Families are welcome to enjoy Comedy Hypnotist Matt Hale: Absolute Chaos, plus food vendors […]

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Adelaide’s Best Wetlands to Visit with Kids

Adelaide’s Best Wetlands to Visit with Kids
You may have noticed that quite a few wetlands have been appearing around Adelaide, with many located along side nature play spaces, parks and playgrounds. A beautiful green space with an abundance of wildlife and aquatic life, wetlands are a wonderful place to explore.
Wetlands can form naturally or be […]

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Great State Voucher South Australia | Feb & Mar 2022

[ March 7, 2022 to March 9, 2022. ]
Great State Vouchers for Accommodation, Experiences and Tours in South Australia.
The Great State Voucher is back in 2022 for the biggest release yet with 160,000 vouchers up for grabs across accommodation, tours and experiences.
Enter the ballot for a Great State Experiences Voucher anytime from 9am Monday 7 March 2022 until 5pm on Wednesday 9 March […]

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Giant Ferris Wheel | Glenelg | Open Daily

[ October 29, 2021 to December 31, 2021. January 1, 2022 to May 1, 2022. ]
Ride the Mix 102.3 Giant Ferris Wheel in Glenelg 
The Giant Ferris Wheel in Glenelg will be operating daily until May, including Easter and the April school holidays.  Enjoy spectacular views over the SA coastline, down Jetty Road and across to the Adelaide Hills.
Mix102.3, Lumo Energy SA and Skyline Attractions are bringing back the Mix102.3 Giant […]

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360 ALLSTARS | Adelaide Fringe 2022 | Review

360 ALLSTARS at Adelaide Fringe 2022 – Review
by Carla Caruso
★★★★★ 5 stars for a supercharged, skill-tastic show
We had high expectations for this show, judging by the line-up snaking past The Flamingo tent.
And we definitely weren’t disappointed once inside! The 360 ALLSTARS, who haven’t been here since 2019, offer one slick production.  
The show features everything […]

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Adelaide Fringe Reviews

Adelaide Fringe Reviews
See our collection of Fringe Reviews from the best family friendly kids shows to the occasional ‘adults only’ parents night out! 
Each year when Adelaide’s festival season rolls around it’s time to think about booking tickets to the shows you have always wanted to see, or perhaps a family favourite your kids have seen […]

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The Retreat at West Beach Parks Safari Tents

The Retreat at West Beach Parks | Family Friendly Safari Tents | Review

Deluxe Safari Tent Accommodation – The Retreat at West Beach Parks, Adelaide
Did you know that you can go glamping at the Retreat at West Beach Parks? Their deluxe Safari Tents provide a fun, unique and memorable family vacation.
by Brooke Hendry
Have the kids been asking to go camping, but it’s just ‘not your thing?’ Or, perhaps […]

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Festival Plaza | Adelaide Festival Centre | Review

Festival Plaza Precinct – Adelaide’s new heart of entertainment to meet, indulge, play and enjoy day or night.
In March 2022, the redesigned Adelaide Festival Plaza reopened with a weekend of concerts, markets, workshops, and roving performances.   Completely free to enter, the plaza is a fantastic new space with lots of family-friendly facilities including bench […]

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Grab a Gala | Pick Your Own Apples at Harrisville Orchards

[ February 26, 2022; March 5, 2022 to March 6, 2022. March 12, 2022 to March 14, 2022. ]
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 chance to enjoy fresh tasty apples straight from the trees. Be among the first to get […]

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Ended: WIN Tickets to 360 ALLSTARS | 26 Feb – 20 Mar 2022

Photo Credit: Darren Thomas
WIN Tickets to 360 ALLSTARS
The 360 ALLSTARS are back at the Adelaide Fringe in 2022. 
A phenomenal physical performance exploring all forms of rotation, 360 ALLSTARS connects the street with the elite to deliver a supercharged urban circus. The show includes BMX, Basketball, Breakdancing, Beatboxing, Acrobatics, Drumming and more. 
Sold out on Broadway.
Sold out […]

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How Ya Glowing

How Ya Glowing? | Adelaide Festival Centre | Until 11 Mar 2022

[ February 11, 2022 to March 11, 2022. ]
How Ya Glowing?
Experience the Festival Theatre in Adelaide like never before.
The newly renovated Festival Theatre opened to the public on the 11 February 2022 and each night from sunset until midnight you can view the rejuvenated and iconic Festival Theatre roof ‘shell’ touched by colour and movement in this glowing light installation.

The Adelaide Festival Centre […]

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burnside fringe

Fringe Is In Your Hood | City of Burnside | Adelaide Fringe 2022

Adelaide Fringe at City of Burnside
If you don’t want to go into the city for a Fringe event, check out all the great shows happening in the Burnside area.
If you would prefer to stay close to home for this year’s Adelaide Fringe there are lots of events and shows on around the City of Burnside. […]

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Name The National Large Air Tanker | Entries Close 11 Mar 2022

Name The National Large Air Tanker Competition
Australian years 5 through to year 8 students from schools in regional and rural areas have the opportunity to submit entries to name the National Large Air Tanker.
On 23 December, 2021, the Australian Government welcomed the first ever National Sovereign Large Air Tanker and Emergency Management Australia, together with […]

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Cab Suave | Adelaide Fringe Show | Feb & Mar 2022

Cab Suave – Adelaide Fringe Show
Join Dick Johnson as he investigates the energetic and fun Cabaret Suave, a questionable establishment run by four sparkly dames. With spectacular circus acts and live music, Sparkle Society transports you back in time in this Film Noir circus show.

Bringing everything you love about beautiful vintage aesthetics, but without the […]

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sports vouchers

SA Sports Voucher Program Now Includes Years 8 & 9 | 2022

SA Sports Voucher Program 2022
The Sports Vouchers program provides an opportunity for school-aged children from Reception to Year 9 to receive up to a $100 discount on sports or dance membership/registration fees and learn to swim programs.
From 1 January 2022, more parents can access the $100 Sports Voucher after the SA Government expanded the popular […]

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The Greatest Magic Show | Adelaide Fringe 2022 | Review

The Greatest Magic Show | Adelaide Fringe 2022 – Review
by Carla Caruso
★★★★ 4 stars for magical fun
You don’t usually get a magic show with a side of Fat Pizza.
But that’s indeed what you’ll enjoy at The Greatest Magic Show, starring comic Tahir as ringmaster.
Tahir joins illusionists Sam Hume and Justin Williams for this family-friendly spectacular […]

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Natural Habitat – Mermaids of Rymill Park | Adelaide Fringe | Review

Natural Habitat – Mermaids of Rymill Park | Adelaide Fringe 2022 – Review
by Carla Caruso
★★★★ 4 stars for unique family fun
Got a mermaid-obsessed kiddo in your life? They’ll love visiting this interactive installation at the 2022 Adelaide Fringe.
Natural Habitat – Mermaids of Rymill Park is a unique event being staged at outdoor venue hub Gluttony.
Performers are […]

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Splash Test Dummies | Adelaide Fringe | Review

Dive into some serious circus fun with the Splash Test Dummies!
by Sharon Harrington
★★★★ 4 Stars for splash-tastic family fun
When three goofy men with cheeky glints in their eyes run out onto stage clad in skin tight lifesaving bathers to the sound of retro surfer music you know you are in for an hour of fun. And […]

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New Mountain Bike Track at Echunga | Now Open

New Mountain Bike Track at Echunga
A new mountain bike track has been been opened at the North end of Echunga Community Park.
Designed by one of Australia’s best freestyle riders, Ryan Lloyd from Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc., the 450m track is opposite Echunga Primary School at the north end of the Community Park. The track was […]

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Movies in the Park | Free Outdoor Movie | Campbelltown | 26 Feb 2022

[ February 26, 2022; ]
Campbelltown Youth presents Movies in the Park 2022 – Bee Movie
A family friendly night under the stars at Thorndon Park to watch the Bee Movie on Saturday 26 February 2022.
Pre-film entertainment activities will begin at 6pm followed by a free screening of the Bee Movie (G) at sundown (approx. 8pm, film running time is 1 […]

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Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall | Adelaide Fringe | Feb & Mar 2022

Monski Mouse’s Baby Disco Dance Hall
Why toddle when you can dance? Join DJ Mumma, Monski Mouse and her Dancers for a session of bonkers, bopping family fun.
This international hit kids show lets parents and 0-5’s loose on the dance floor in this friendliest of discos. Expect high-energy smiling to retro beats and thumping nursery rhymes. […]

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bloom flower crown parties

Bloom Flower Crowns Workshop Parties

Bloom Flower Crowns Workshop Parties
Bloom Flower Crowns Workshop Parties come to you, supply fresh or artificial flowers, materials and your workshop host for up to 2 hours. After a demonstration, your workshop host will go around and help your guests create their very own beautiful flower crown to take home.

Once everyone has finished, Bloom Flower […]

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Funtopia Prospect – Playgroup | 2022

Funtopia Prospect Playgroup
Specially designed for 0-4 year olds, Funtopia Prospect offers Playgroup sessions during the school term.
Enjoy some quality time building friendships and connections in a private room with other cheeky monkeys, then burn some energy in Funtopia’s Playground World.
Held Tuesday to Friday during the school term, there will be two sessions each morning.
You simply […]

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KinderGyms in Adelaide | Find an Adelaide KinderGym Near You

ADELAIDE KINDERGYMS
Find a KinderGym in Adelaide for kids under 5
KinderGym is a multi-movement based program designed specifically for children 5 years and under and their caregiver. KinderGym Leaders are qualified and nationally accredited and there are more than 30 locations across South Australia.  We loved taking our own kids to KinderGym over the years – […]

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Let’s Party – Cool for Kids | Adelaide Fringe | 20 Feb & 20 Mar 2022

[ February 20, 2022; March 20, 2022; ]
Let’s Party – Family Friendly Fringe Show by Cool for Kids 
20 March 2022 show cancelled
The Music Makers band brings their most colourful and exciting family concert experience to the big stage at the Para Hills Community Club this Adelaide Fringe season.
Tony Genovese and band will perform hit children’s songs that will have everyone’s hips swinging, […]

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Wallis Mainline Drive In | Our Last Summer – Memories That Remain | Movie Schedule

Adelaide’s Last Drive-In to close in 2022 – Wallis Cinema’s Mainline Last Summer Program
Adelaide’s only remaining outdoor drive-in cinema – Mainline Drive-In at Gepps Cross – will close in February 2022.
The Wallis family, after 65 years of operating, has made the difficult decision to close the Gepps Cross Mainline Drive-In after the upcoming Summer season. Announcing the […]

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WIN a CBD $30 Dining Voucher | Mar – May 2022

Win a $30 Dining Voucher – Adelaide
Experience Adelaide is giving you the chance to win one of 25,000 x $30 dining vouchers to redeem at participating businesses across the City of Adelaide. 
Vouchers can be redeemed for dine-in food (not valid for drinks) throughout the day: breakfast, lunch, dinner, or any time between.

The vouchers are […]

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east end unleashed

East End Unleashed | Rundle Street | Adelaide | 18 Feb – 20 Mar 2022

[ February 18, 2022 to February 20, 2022. February 25, 2022 to February 27, 2022. March 4, 2022 to March 6, 2022. March 11, 2022 to March 13, 2022. March 18, 2022 to March 20, 2022. ]
East End Unleashed – Fridays, Saturdays & Sundays
Outdoor dining is back on Rundle Street for Adelaide’s festival season in 2022 at East End Unleashed.
Make the most of extended outdoor dining until late and enjoy dinner and drinks alfresco-style in the heart of the East End. Rundle Street will be open to foot traffic so there […]

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Amazing Drumming Monkeys | Adelaide Fringe 2022

Amazing Drumming Monkeys
Australia’s favourite family puppet show is back at the FRINGE in 2022. Comedy, puppetry, live music, and heartwarming themes. Sold out in 2021, the Amazing Drumming Monkeys will have kids and parents laughing, dancing and drumming together with their delightful show.
Perfect for little kids and great for adults as well, this show has […]

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Bluey house

Book for your chance to stay at Bluey’s real-life house

Bluey’s house has come to life for one lucky family 
Bluey’s house has been recreated in real life in the heart of Brisbane. The house has been customised with familiar details like the red letterbox, bone-adorned chimney and iconic bay window which fans will recognise from the popular children’s ABC television series.
Airbnb has partnered with BBC […]

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Ended: WIN Tickets to Mr Snotbottom’s Stinky Silly Show | Adelaide Fringe

WIN Tickets to Mr Snotbottom’s Stinky Silly Show at Adelaide Fringe 2022
Kids comedy hero Mr Snotbottom, brings his slimiest and stinkiest of songs, gruesomest of gags, plus some BRAND NEW just-wrong routines in a rollercoaster of weirdness this Adelaide Fringe!
Reviews
Star of the award-winning* ‘Busy Bodies’ podcast, Fringe favourite Mr Snotbottom will have weird kids 5+ and […]

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RSPCA South Australia Adopt-A-Thon | 11-13 Feb 2022

[ February 11, 2022 to February 13, 2022. ]
RSPCA South Australia Adopt-A-Thon
RSPCA shelters are at capacity, so they are throwing open their doors for the first official RSPCA South Australia Adopt-A-Thon. 
They’ve set themselves a massive challenge: to find loving homes for at least 200 animals in just one weekend. With over 1,100 animals in RSPCA care across the state, they’re under more pressure […]

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fig picking

Pick Your Own Figs | Glen Ewin Estate | Feb – Apr 2022

Pick Your Own Figs 2022
2022 Season UPDATE: Glen Ewin are hopeful the orchard will be ready to open on Friday 18 February 2022 depending how figs ripen.
Forage through the Glen Ewin Estate 12,000 fig tree orchard for perfect figs to take home. Pick Your Own is open daily from 9am to 3pm during season […]

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Borealis light show Adelaide Fringe

Borealis Light Show | Gluttony | Adelaide Fringe 2022

[ February 19, 2022 to February 20, 2022. February 22, 2022 to February 27, 2022. March 1, 2022 to March 6, 2022. March 8, 2022 to March 13, 2022. March 15, 2022 to March 20, 2022. ]
Borealis Light show returns to Adelaide Fringe in 2022
Returning by popular demand, Borealis is a captivating light installation set over Rymill Park Lake that allows you to experience the wonder of the Northern Lights right here in Adelaide.
Art meets technology in this magical installation that has travelled the world, allowing you to Switzerland-based artivist Dan […]

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Adelady + Gathered Fashion Weekend | Torrens Parade Ground | 19 & 20 Feb 2022

Adelady + Gathered Fashion Weekend at the Torrens Parade Ground
Gathered Design Market has joined forces with the girls from Adelady once again to bring you a Summer fashion event this February – The Adelady + Gathered Fashion Weekend.
On Saturday 19 and Sunday 20 February 2022 there will be 100 stalls full of local and Australian designers. […]

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UAE Art in Nature mosaic featuring all artworks

Art in Nature Australia | Under 18s | Submissions close 28 Feb 2022

[ February 1, 2022 to February 28, 2022. ]
Art in Nature Australia
Global movement, Art in Nature, is calling for art submissions from young people across Australia.
This is your chance to have your art featured in a bespoke online art gallery and animated, brand-new music video curated by MBE-awarded and Grammy-nominated Sisters Grimm. The Australian music video will draw inspiration from Australia’s natural landscapes […]

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