january 2016 Articles

Red Dog: True Blue | In Cinemas 26 Dec 2016

[ January 26, 2017; ]
Roadshow Films and Good Dog Distribution are excited to debut the teaser poster for Red Dog: True Blue, an iconic Australian story of family, friendship and adventure, about a young boy and a scrappy one-of-a-kind dog that would grow up to become an Australian legend.
True Blue is a follow up to the hit film RED […]

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Glenunga Hub | Water Play for Little Ones | Playground Review

Glenunga Hub Playground Review
by Baby & Toddler Destinations Adelaide
The lovely ladies of Baby & Toddler Destinations Adelaide have given the newly refurbished play space at the Glenunga Hub, a thumbs up for little ones. They have recently reviewed this new playground and shared their thoughts below. Play & Go have also visited the play space […]

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Brighton Jetty Classic Sculptures | 29 Jan – 7 Feb 2016

[ January 29, 2016 to February 7, 2016. ]

The Brighton Jetty Classic Sculptures Exhibition has been running for 8 years, and continues to grow as a significant Community Arts event. The Sculptures Exhibition is the only annual event of its kind in metropolitan Adelaide.

Members of the Brighton Surf Life Saving Club were inspired to create the event after experiencing sculptures event at Cottesloe […]

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Come and Try Modbury Girl Guides | 30 Jan 2016

[ January 30, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]

Girls between 5-18 Years old are invited to come and try Girl Guides.

Free fun activities for the girls to try including exploring a tent, friendship braclets, toasting marshmallows, games, treasure trail.

There will also be displays about the various opportunities that Girl Guides can offer.

A sausage sizzle for a small cost will also be offered.

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Cinema on Ice | Frozen | 30 Jan 2016

[ January 30, 2016; 3:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
IceArenA presents Adelaide’s first ‘Cinema on Ice’ featuring Disney’s Frozen plus an hour of ice skating and Snow Play before the screening!
Bring your own chairs and bean bags to sit on the ice or there will be limited chairs available on the day. Alternatively sit in the grandstand  and watch from up high. Please note […]

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The Good Dinosaur | Sensory Friendly Session | Noarlunga | 31 Jan 2016

[ January 31, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
A wonderful opportunity to see a great movie, “The Good Dinosaur” on Sunday 31 January 2016.
A sensory friendly session at Wallis Cinema Noarlunga for children with Autism Spectrum-Disorder (and their families/carers).

As a community minded company Wallis would like to try and accommodate as best they can for ASD families, for this session the cinema will […]

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Surf Sisters Mermaid Festival | Henley Beach | 22 Jan 2016

[ January 22, 2016; 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ]
Surf Life Saving SA and Henley Surf Life Saving Club are excited to present the Surf Sisters Mermaid Festival!
Celebrating the South Australia’s always evolving surf and beach culture, the festival allows female participants to enjoy surf sports in a relaxed and fun environment.

Adding to the atmosphere will be market stalls, street food, sunset yoga and […]

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Return to Enchanted Island | Starlets SA | 27 Jan 2016

[ January 27, 2016; 11:00 am; ]
Return to Enchanted Island presented by Starlets SA.
This is an interactive children’s show with dancing, games and prizes. You choose their adventures as Queen Fairy, Captain Penny Barrow and Marina the Mermaid and look for treasure in the dark and dismal Labyrinth!

Wednesday 27 January at 11am | The Arts Centre | Port Noarlunga.

Tickets $10.00 person. Book your tickets now online at […]

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Dive-In Movie at Waterworld | Finding Nemo | 23 Jan 2016

[ January 23, 2016; 7:00 pm; ]
Enjoy Finding Nemo and all the fun of Waterworld at the latest Dive-In movie session.
$9 entry includes movie and unlimited water slides. Doors open at 7pm and movie starts at 8.30pm.

Limited tickets available, get yours at Waterworld, the Civic Centre or online. Cafe available.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Dive-In movie Eventbrite […]

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Jamie’s Italian: Kids Eat Free | 25 – 31 Jan 2016

[ January 25, 2016 to January 31, 2016. ]

KIDS EAT FREE when you order a pasta or main during the last week of the School Holidays.*

Take the kids out for a special meal at Jamie’s Italian Restaurant to celebrate the end of school holidays between 25 Jan and 31 Jan, 11.30am-6.00pm, and the kids will eat free !

If you  haven’t been before read our review here and be prepared to […]

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Global Village Festival | 31 Jan 2016

[ January 31, 2016; 10:00 am to 7:00 pm. ]
The Global Village Festival invites communities from different cultures and backgrounds to come together and celebrate their diverse culture and traditions.

This event aims to raise awareness and create a space where people living in Adelaide can acknowledge and respect the multicultural communities. It will be a great way of getting people to know about the cultures of […]

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Science Club Chemistry in a Cup and iRobots | 19 Jan 2016

[ January 19, 2016; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ]
Pop, fizzle, learn and giggle with these fun and friendly Chemistry in a Cup experiments.
Explore the exciting world of robotics with Ollie, the trick robot!

Experiment and play with every day household ingredients such as bicarbonate soda, food colouring and milk to learn about chemistry and how different ingredients react.

Then explore the world of robotics and […]

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Strathalbyn Cars of Australia Show | 24 Jan 2016

[ January 24, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. ]
Cars, food and family entertainment in beautiful Strathalbyn on Sunday, 24 January 2016.
The idea for the Cars of Australia Show came from Strathalbyn Auto Collectors Club Inc. President Glyn Morris who thought it was an ideal way to contribute to the town and community of Strathalbyn. This year will be the third time the show will […]

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ECH & CIRKIDZ Summer School Holiday Program | 19 & 28 Jan 2016

[ January 19, 2016; January 28, 2016; ]
Keep up with the Grandkids with Summer Circus School!
If you want some interesting and fun activities to do with your children or grandchildren around Adelaide these school holidays, then ECH, in conjunction with CIRKIDZ is running a summer school holiday program designed specifically for grandparents and their grandchildren and for those who want to try […]

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Crush at Tomic Wines | 23 – 24 Jan 2016

[ January 23, 2016 to January 24, 2016. ]
Choose the family favorite this Crush at Tomich Wines.
Shimmy, shine, head for the vines and Tomich will provide the wine! Tomich Winery’s family friendly event, Pony in the Vines returns now as a two-day event and adds a pop up outdoor cinema, Grease Under the Stars – A Cult Movie in the Vines which are […]

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Latitude Adelaide Opening in Greenacres | Bounce, Climb, Fly, Play in this New Indoor Centre | 16 Jan 2016

After the success of their Melbourne venue, Latitude is opening their second site in Greenacres, in Adelaide’s north east, on Saturday 16 January 2016.
What is it exactly? Well, it’s an integrated trampolining and climbing indoor recreation centre and play centre rolled into one – apparently the first of it’s kind in Australia. And there will […]

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Tour De Fork | Tour Down Under | 24 Jan 2016

[ January 24, 2016; 11:30 am to 4:30 pm. ]
All your favourite food vans in Elder Park!
Returning again in partnership with the Santos Tour Down Under, Fork on the Road will be held in conjunction with the final leg of the Tour Down Under.

Loads of entertainment options for the whole family and of course a perfect spot to watch the climax of the big […]

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GooRoo Animation – Claymation Workshops | 21 Jan 2016

[ January 21, 2016; 10:30 am to 3:00 pm. ]
The GooRoo Animation introductory workshop teaches students how to create their own claymation movies.
The participants will get a behind-the-scenes glimpse of what goes into producing animation on a professional level. They will then create their own plasticine characters and learn how to bring them to life using the Stop Motion Studio App available on mobile […]

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Marion Outdoor Swimming Centre 40th Birthday | 31 Jan 2016

[ January 31, 2016; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Celebrate the Marion Outdoor Swimming Centre’s 40th Birthday on Sunday 31 January!
The Marion Outdoor Swimming Centre is a premier, open air, swimming facility set in grassed and shady grounds and located in the heart of Marion.

To celebrate the milestone there will be a day full of free activities & entertainment.

•  Unlimited waterslides
•  Rock climbing wall
• […]

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Book Launch – Delia’s Perfectly Pink Earmuffs | 12 Jan 2016

[ January 12, 2016; 10:30 am to 11:30 am. ]
Celebrate the official launch of this delightful picture book by Adelaide author, Lyndal Outram and illustrator Kaylee Maitland.
Free morning tea and craft. Book sales and signings available.

This free event is suitable for families with kids aged 4-10.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Facebook Event.

What:      Book Launch – Delia’s Perfectly Pink […]

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Summer Family Portrait Mini-Sessions | My Family Photo | 27 Feb 2016

Do you need an updated family portrait? Go along to the My Family Photo Summer mini-sessions, taken in the beautiful surroundings of Osmond Gardens in the Adelaide Parklands.
Mini-sessions are short 30 minute sessions for up to 6 people – perfect for families with little ones who can’t sit still for too long!
A regular portrait session […]

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Save the Children Fundraising Events | 17 & 30 Jan 2016

[ January 17, 2016; 7:00 pm; January 30, 2016; 7:00 pm; ]  

Save the Children have two upcoming fundraising events.
The first is the Adelaide Summer Orchestra at Norwood Town Hall, presenting an evening of Scandinavian music, on Sunday 17 January at 7pm.

Tickets are $20 available at the door or at the Trybooking website here.

There will also be a Save the Children Quiz Night at Pulteney Grammar Saturday, on […]

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Meet Trixie the Cow at Adelaide Botanic Garden | 19 Jan 2016

[ January 19, 2016; 11:00 am to 2:30 pm. ]
If you hear moo’ing at Adelaide Botanic Garden on Tuesday 19 January, don’t be alarmed – it’s just a real life cow, Trixie, saying g’day to visitors during the Garden’s School Holiday Program!
Trixie will be under the big tree next to the Garden’s City Crop between 11am and 2:30pm and children will be able to […]

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Innovation Factory | University of South Australia | Jan & Feb 2016


Innovation Factory comprises 18 hands-on exhibits which let visitors experiment with simple machines—gears, cams, levers, pulleys, pneumatics, wheels or electric circuits—to discover how machines are used to create ingenious inventions.

Visitors can learn how robbers break into a safe by cranking a cam lock, use machines to generate an optical illusion, race a horse and a […]

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Australian Deaf Games | 9 – 16 Jan 2016

[ January 9, 2016 to January 16, 2016. ]

The Australian Deaf Games are coming to Adelaide!

Basketball, netball and cricket are just some of the sports set to feature when the Australian Deaf Games roll into Adelaide from 9-16 January 2016.
With up to 15 different sporting competitions and a variety of events to celebrate Deaf culture, the 2016 Games are set to be the […]

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Natures playground Adelaide Zoo Nature play south australia

Ended: WIN Family Passes to Adelaide Zoo to visit the NEW Nature’s Playground

Begin your own outside adventure as a family this summer!
Take a walk on the wild side these school holidays and experience the new Nature’s Playground at Adelaide Zoo. Have fun with nature inspired play equipment suitable for all abilities.
The new play space is a wonderful environment where visitors of all ages can let their imaginations run wild, […]

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Gear up @ Campbelltown | Tour Down Under | 21 Jan 2016

[ January 21, 2016; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Campbelltown City Council will again be hosting a free community event in conjunction with the Santos Tour Down Under called Gear Up @ Campbelltown.
Campbelltown City Council will be hosting the finish of Stage 3 of the Santos Tour Down Under on Thursday 21 January 2016, finishing at approximately 2.44pm. The stage will start at Glenelg and […]

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Return of the Tour Glenelg Street Party | Tour Down Under | 20 Jan 2016

[ January 20, 2016; 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ]
The best place to be in summer is by the beach and what better way to cool down after a day of racing than at the Return of the Tour Glenelg Street Party.
Catch the tram to the bay with friends and family for an evening of beachside fun, food, fashion and live entertainment.

This is a […]

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Bupa Family Ride | Tour Down Under | 17 Jan 2016

[ January 17, 2016; 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
The Bupa family ride is your family’s opportunity to ride together on a UCI WorldTour track, just like the world’s cycling superstars.
On Sunday 17 January, Bupa family ride participants will ride laps of the People’s Choice Classic just a few hours ahead of the world’s elite cyclists.

Bike trailers and child seats are welcome, so every […]

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Tour Down Under | Team Presentations and Free Concert | 16 Jan 2016

[ January 16, 2016; 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Get the best seat in the Adelaide City Council Tour Village and meet the stars of the peloton as they are presented for the first time to the public in 2016.
International voices of cycling Phil Liggett and Paul Sherwen will be there to interview all the crowd favourites.

Once you have been introduced to the teams, […]

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