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The Moseley Igloos | Moseley Bar & Kitchen | Glenelg | Review

The Moseley Igloos – A Unique Dining Experience at Glenelg
Leave the outside world behind as you step into your own private dining retreat near the sea at The Moseley Igloos. These cosy igloos are beautifully adorned with fairy lights and comfortable furniture and you’ll soon feel right at home as you relax on the […]

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TGI Fridays – Kids Eat Free | Marion | Review

A visit to TGI Fridays in Marion where Kids Eat Free*!
If the sound of chicken wings, ribs, hand crafted burgers, sizzling fajita towers and fresh salads gets your tastebuds tingling, then it’s time to grab a table at TGI Fridays. Plus, they have one of the most impressive cocktail menus we’ve seen! But the best […]

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Flowbars – Interactive Outdoor Art | Festival Plaza Adelaide | Apr 2024

[ April 6, 2024 to April 29, 2024. ]
Adelaide’s Festival Plaza has a new outdoor artwork installation that kids can climb on! Get in quick to check out the Flowbars sculptures while they’re here for the April 2024 school holidays.
Flowbars Sculpture 4.0 and Flow Bar Minis is Festival Plaza’s second outdoor art commission.  In collaboration with Seb Humphreys, aka @Order55, the sculptures resemble […]

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Olon – Virtual Reality Entertainment & Indoor Sports Centre | Seaton | April School Holidays 2024

[ April 17, 2024 to April 18, 2024. April 22, 2024 to April 23, 2024. April 26, 2024; 10:00 am; ]
Olon – Virtual Reality Entertainment & Indoor Sports Centre.
Experience a new level of excitement at Olon. Discover Adelaide’s state-of-the-art indoor sports and virtual reality entertainment centre for an unforgettable adventure.
Special offer for Play & Go readers – Book 2 or more guests and score a 10% discount with promo code PLAYGOAPR. Don’t miss out […]

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On Stage School Holiday Performing Arts Workshops | Adelaide Festival Centre | Apr 2024

[ April 15, 2024 to April 19, 2024. ]
On Stage performing arts school holiday program is on again this April.
Join industry professionals in a safe and supported environment for some fun, confidence building adventures with a Physical Theatre and Acro 5-day Intensive or a Character and Story Development 2 Day Theatre Workshop.

Physical Theatre and Acro 5-day Intensive
15 to 19 April 2024 | Ages […]

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South Australian Beaches | Best Beaches around Adelaide

South Australian Beaches
Adelaide has an envious selection of city beaches stretching from North Haven all the way down to Sellicks Beach and beyond in the south.
Most of Adelaide’s central beaches are less than 30 minutes drive from the city, with the spectacular southern beaches about an hour away. Planning a day on the sand is […]

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Top Tips for Visiting Santa’s Wonderland at Adelaide Showground | Review 2023

[ December 1, 2023 to December 24, 2023. ]
Top Tips for Visiting Santa’s Wonderland at Wayville 2023
Santa’s Wonderland is a magical Christmas wonderland filled with colour and Christmas cheer and it’ so much fun for kids with amusement rides, entertainment, bouncy castles, tobogganing, ice skating, carnival games, showbags, selfie stations, and even SNOW! And, of course, the chance for a chat with Santa […]

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Aurora Australis Adelaide South Australia

How to View Aurora Australis in South Australia

[ May 11, 2024 to May 12, 2024. ]
Tips for Seeing Aurora Australis (Southern Lights) in Adelaide and South Australia
If you’ve always dreamed of seeing Aurora Australis (Southern Lights), you may be fortunate enough to witness this beautiful coloured light spectacle from Adelaide. It is not  commonly seen in Adelaide, however, as recently as November and December 2023, it has been viewable and […]

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Amazing Race | WellFest Adelaide | 7 Oct 2023

[ October 7, 2023; ]
Book your team in now for the WellFest Adelaide Amazing Race.
Get your family and friends together for a race across Adelaide. Solve puzzles and complete challenges at each checkpoint to receive a prize and your clue to the next checkpoint.
Detours, Roadblocks and Fast Forwards can appear at any time to help or hinder you or […]

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Cleland Wildlife Park | October School Holidays 2023

Unlock an unforgettable Australian wildlife experience right on Adelaide’s doorstep at Cleland Wildlife Park these holidays.
Choose from a range of interactive programs that let you get up close and personal with iconic native animals, learn about their fascinating habitats, and even meet some adorable baby creatures—all within a 25-minute drive from the city centre. 

Kids’ Only […]

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Auditions for MOANA JR LIVE! | ACPA | 17 Sep 2023

[ September 17, 2023; ]
Audition registrations for Moana Junior are OPEN NOW!
Audition registrations for the Australian Company of Performing Arts upcoming junior musical, ‘MOANA JR’ LIVE are now open! This is your chance to be a part of an incredible journey across the vast seas, right here in Adelaide. 

This opportunity is open to all 7-19 year olds in South […]

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Mary Poppins the Musical | Adelaide Review

Mary Poppins the Musical at the Adelaide Festival Centre – Review
It’s time to rediscover the undeniable magic of one of the world’s most-loved tales, and show new generations that anything can happen… if you let it!
Review by Carla Caruso
If you loved watching Mary Poppins on the telly as a kid, you can’t miss this magical stage […]

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Nature festival 2023

Nature Festival | South Australia | 1-15 Oct 2023

[ October 1, 2023 to October 15, 2023. ]  
Nature Festival 2023
Nature Festival returns to South Australia in 2023 full of creative ways to connect with nature and each other.
Nature Festival will be running during the Spring school holidays from the 1-15 October with over 350 events, encounters, and experiences to celebrate our love of nature in South Australia.

Families can celebrate nature with over […]

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Warm Up with Sonny & Friends – Winter Family Holidays at BIG4 West Beach Parks

Book a family holiday at BIG4 West Beach Parks and warm up with Sonny.
Sonny the Starfish and his seaside friends are coming to West Beach Parks this winter, and can’t wait to meet you!
Whether it’s playing golf with Capri the Coral, Go-Karting with Daphne the Dolphin, or toasting marshmallows with Rick the Rock Lobster, Sonny […]

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Meet Sonny and Friends! | BIG4 West Beach Parks

Meet Sonny and Friends! BIG4 West Beach Parks
Sonny the Starfish and his seaside friends are coming to West Beach Parks this winter, and can’t wait to meet you!
Whether it’s playing golf with Capri the Coral, Go-Karting with Daphne the Dolphin, or toasting marshmallows with Rick the Rock Lobster, Sonny loves to play at BIG4 West […]

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The Fairy Party at The Moseley l Review

The Fairy Party at The Moseley – April School Holidays Review
By Jo Parkinson
There were plenty of sparkles, magic, dancing, and fun to be had at The Fairy Party!
Held in a private upstairs function area at The Moseley in Glenelg, The Fairy Party was a lovely way to spend a morning during the school holidays. The […]

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DinoFest Dinosaur Festival | Adelaide Botanic Gardens | Review

DinoFest Dinosaur Festival | Adelaide Botanic Gardens | Review
By Claire Davill
Dinofest is jam-packed with dinosaur interaction, kid-friendly activities, and a wonderful trail to explore through the gardens, delighting kids and adults alike.

Each 90 minute session includes a 45 minute encounter, followed by activities and the dinosaur trail.
The encounter occurs in an arena located on the […]

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Mount Barker’s Youth Makers Market | SA Youth Week | 1 Apr 2023

[ April 1, 2023; ]   
Mount Barker’s Youth Makers Market
Celebrate SA Youth Week at Mount Barker’s Youth Makers Market at the Mount Barker Community Library on 1 April from 11am to 2pm. 
This is the biggest Youth Market in the Adelaide Hills where talented young people will present their beautiful handicrafts and creations for sale to the public.

There will be over […]

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DREAMWORKS SHREK JR | Presented by the Australian Company of Performing Arts | 27-29 Apr 2023

[ April 27, 2023 to April 29, 2023. ]
DREAMWORKS SHREK JR The Musical presented by the Australian Company of Performing Arts.
Get ready to witness everyone’s favourite ogre in this hilarious stage spectacle, based on the Oscar-winning smash hit film and outrageous Broadway musical. That’s right, presented by the Australian Company of Performing Arts, Shrek JR is here these April School Holidays and you […]

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Government Preschools Mid-year Intake | Enrol to Start Term 3 2023

Government Preschools Mid-year Intake – Enrol Now
South Australian government preschools support your child’s learning and development to give them a great start in life.
If your child turns 4 between 1 May to 31 October 2023, you can register now for them to start preschool in term 3 (July) of 2023.

Three reasons to choose a government […]

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Free Come and Try Dance Classes for Preschoolers | Generation Dance | Jan 28 2023

[ January 28, 2023; ]
Free Come and Try Dance Classes for Preschoolers

Generation Dance invites you to bring your preschool child along to their dance studio on Saturday 28 January 2023 to try their award winning classes for 2 to 5 year olds.
Choose from a Ready Set Ballet or Ready Set Dance class.
Generation Dance pre school dance classes are fun, supportive, […]

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TreeClimb Aerial Adventure Park | Adelaide & Kuitpo Forest | What You Need to Know

TreeClimb Adelaide is Australia’s first inner city aerial adventure park in the Adelaide city parklands and is also located at Kuitpo Forest.
Both TreeClimb at Kuitpo Forest and Adelaide offer an aerial adventure unlike any other in South Australia. Both feature amazing aerial obstacles and ziplines for all ages. TreeClimb at Kuitpo also has an aerial […]

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Six Extinctions | SA Museum Dinosaur Exhibition | Review

Six Extinctions | SA Museum Dinosaur Exhibition | Review
If you have a budding paleontologist in the family, or dinosaur-mad kids, then you need to check out the latest exhibition at the South Australian Museum.
Six Extinctions showcases an amazing collection of fossils, life-like models, and large artworks, and also features never before seen specimens from […]

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STEMmania | Science Collective | October School Holidays 2022

[ October 4, 2022 to October 6, 2022. ]
STEMmania October School Holiday Events.
The Science Collective are excited to bring FIVE days of science in three fabulous locations! 
With all new shows, Native Animals, Bugs n Slugs, NEW hands on engineering challenges with an Air! and Build! focus, as well as slime making, electric circuits, rocket launching, Questacon exhibits and more! 

And only $29 family (2 […]

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Flat to Vale Trail l McLaren Vale to McLaren Flat l Review

Flat to Vale Trail, City of Onkaparinga, Review
By Jo Parkinson
It’s time to dust off the walking shoes! The City of Onkaparinga’s fantastic new Flat to Vale Trail from McLaren Vale to McLaren Flat is scenic, peaceful and a great way to get active.
The Trail
The 3.6km path is an extension of the existing Coast to Vines […]

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Capella Drive Reserve Playground & Skate Park – Hallett Cove l Review

Capella Drive Reserve in Hallett Cove Playground, Skate Park, Bike Track – Review
By Jo Parkinson
Calling all kids who love to skate, scoot and ride…  the newly upgraded Capella Drive Reserve Playground is now complete and ready to check out!
The City of Marion’s Capella Drive Reserve Playground in Adelaide’s south is the perfect place to go […]

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Freedom Park Liberty Playground | Two Wells

Freedom Park Liberty Playground in Two Wells – Review
By Claire Davill
This is a playground worth the drive from Adelaide! There’s plenty here to keep kids occupied for a long time. Our playground tester (six years old) ranked this playground a “10 out of 10!”
The Liberty Playground in Freedom Park is part of a $1.2 billion residential development […]

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Play School Live in Concert – Once Upon a Time | Norwood | 5-7 Aug 2022

[ August 5, 2022 to August 7, 2022. ]  
“There’s a bear in there and a chair as well,
there are people with games and stories to tell.”
This iconic brand that is Australia’s favourite Children’s television program that has been on air for over 50 years. It’s Play School!

Watch classic nursery rhyme characters magically come to life as the pages […]

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The Dutch Pantry | Klemzig | Eating out with Kids Review

The Dutch Pantry – Review
By Jo Parkinson
Welkom in de Nederlandse pantry!
You don’t have to travel to Europe to dine in a cute little Dutch café… there is one located right here in Adelaide! The Dutch Pantry on O.G Road at Klemzig has recently had a make-over, and it’s worth checking out. I enjoyed a visit […]

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Adelaide’s Indoor Play Centres & Cafes

Adelaide’s Indoor Play Centres and Cafes
Find an Indoor Play Cafe in Adelaide
Rainy days. Scorching hot days. There are times when it’s just not practical to play outside, but kids need somewhere to burn off energy without running around the living room!
Play centres, play cafes and indoor activity centres are perfect for keeping kids entertained. Most […]

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