january 2016 Articles

Break Away in the City of Onkaparinga | Tour Down Under | 23 Jan 2016

[ January 23, 2016; ]
Experience the beauty of the City of Onkaparinga, as they host BikeExchange Stage 5 of the Santos Tour Down Under.
BikeExchange Stage 5 is the iconic and often deciding stage of the Santos Tour Down Under offering nail-biting cycling action and a journey through some of the state’s most breathtaking locations.

Enjoy live race coverage and a […]

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Norwood on Tour Street Party | Tour Down Under | 21 Jan 2016

[ January 21, 2016; 5:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]
Kick start your 2016 Santos Tour Down Under celebrations on the The Parade, Norwood.
A mecca for cyclists attracted by the vibrant café culture of this premier main street destination, The Parade, Norwood will play host to the 2016 Santos Tour Down Under Bupa Challenge Tour and Stage 4 Start of the race.

Head down with your friends […]

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Tourrific Prospect Street Party | Tour Down Under | 18 Jan 2016

[ January 18, 2016; 5:00 pm to 11:00 pm. ]
The Tourrific Prospect Street Party, an associated event of the Santos Tour Down Under, held on Monday 18 January 2016 from 5pm on Prospect Road. Featuring plenty of activities for kids including the Loopy Prospect Kids Ride.
Returning for it’s fifth year, this family friendly event will woo the crowds with an evening of food, wine, music, […]

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Unley Gourmet Gala | Tour Down Under | 19 Jan 2016

[ January 19, 2016; 4:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]  

Adelaide foodies, wine lovers, fashionistas and cycling enthusiasts will flock to King William Road for the annual Unley Gourmet Gala on Tuesday, January 19 as part of Tour Down Under 2016.
One of Adelaide’s most prestigious events, the Unley Gourmet Gala is an exciting outdoor gourmet experience showcasing some of South Australia’s finest food, wine, fashion, […]

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Disney’s The Little Mermaid | Adelaide Youth Theatre | 28 – 31 Jan 2016

[ January 28, 2016 to January 31, 2016. ]

Based on one of Hans Christian Anderson’s most beloved stories and the classic animated film, Disney’s The Little Mermaid is a hauntingly beautiful love story for the ages. With music by eight-time Academy Award winner Alan Menken, this fishy fable will capture your heart with its irresistible songs including “Under the Sea,” “Kiss the Girl,” and “Part […]

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Square Mile | 30 Jan 2016

[ January 30, 2016; 3:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Square Mile is a free entry, all ages, outdoor electronic music festival!
2016 brings a new date, location and artist lineup. Featuring DJ HMC + DMZ, Phil Rogers, Leo Gunn, John Citizen & Ben Alibi.

By the people, For the people.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the Square Mile Facebook event page.

What:       Square Mile

When:  […]

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A Walk In The Woods by Pelican Productions | 21 – 24 Jan 2016

[ January 21, 2016 to January 24, 2016. ]

Hot off the heels of the amazing 2015 production of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang playing at the Scott Theatre, award-winning production company Pelican Productions is excited to present Music Theatre Camp 2016 – A Walk in the Woods – a musical medley of magnificent proportions.

In its twelfth year, MTC takes the best of the best […]

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Superhero Academy | 18 – 22 Jan 2016

[ January 18, 2016 to January 22, 2016. ]
The Fairy Bay’s brand new superhero Academy is running this January School holidays!
The sessions include the following but varies each day depending on the superhero running it:
Food & Drink; Fun, Fantasy & Games; Musical Games; Treasure hunt.
Wishing Lollies; Silly Statues; Obstacle course; Tug of war.
Strong man competition; Jet fighter plane training; Heroes vs villains; Black Dust; […]

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Free Octonauts Live Show | Westfield West Lakes | 4 – 8 Jan 2016

[ January 4, 2016 to January 8, 2016. ]
Join Octonauts and Captain Barnacle for a FREE live show these School Holidays.
Held at Westfield Westlakes in the Target Mall, outside The General Trader.

From Monday 4th January – Friday 8th January there will be two daily shows at 11am and 1pm, plus a meet & greet at 12pm each day.

No bookings necessary, so get there early […]

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Scooter, BMX and Skateboard Workshops | 19-21 Jan 2016

[ January 19, 2016 10:00 am to January 21, 2016 2:00 pm. ]

Professional Da Klinic instructors will be providing FREE workshops for young people!

Scooter: Tuesday, 19 January 2016
BMX: Wednesday, 20 January 2016
Skate board: Thursday, 21 January 2016

Outline of the day:

Beginner: 10am – 11am
Intermediate: 11am – 12pm
Break and Demo: 12pm – 1pm
Advanced: 1pm – 2pm

Registrations & waiver must be signed to take part, if under 17 yo must […]

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The Santos Tour Down Under | 16 – 24 Jan 2016

[ January 16, 2016 to January 24, 2016. ]
The Santos Tour Down Under is Australia’s premier international cycling race. It will be staged in and around Adelaide this year during our summer holidays from 16 to 26 January 2016.
With an event calendar full of race stages plus plenty of concerts, street parties and family fun make sure you get along to support the cyclists […]

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Semaphore Greek Festival | 16 & 17 Jan 2016

[ January 16, 2016 to January 17, 2016. ]
The Delphi Bank Semaphore Greek Cultural Festival provides members of the community from all backgrounds with an opportunity to experience Greek culture, music, dancing and food in a family-friendly atmosphere.
The Delphi Bank Semaphore Greek Cultural Festival is held at the Semaphore foreshore every January over two days. It is situated adjacent to the Semaphore Jetty, […]

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START | Art Gallery of SA | 3 Jan 2016

[ January 3, 2016; 11:00 am; ]

START at the Gallery and START Art Club are presented free thanks to the Balnaves Foundation

START at the Gallery offers an exciting introduction to visual art for children and families. Held on the first Sunday of every month, START is free and includes art activities, tours, live performance and entertainment.

START is recommended for children aged 5–10 years […]

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25 Things to do in Summer | Nature Play SA | 2015/16

Looking for some inspiration for Summer fun?
The wonderful team at Nature Play SA have put together their creative list of outdoor activities for you to complete.
Download the list, place it on the fridge and see how many you and your friends can tick off this Summer.
25 Things To Do In Summer:
1. Explore a reef or rockpool […]

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Australia Day Celebrations | City of Playford | 26 Jan 2016

[ January 26, 2016; 8:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Australia Day 2016 in your backyard.
Celebrate Australia Day with the City of Playford. With a free BBQ breakfast, face paining,  amusements, activities and more, the celebration is not to be missed.

This free event is being held in Fremont Park for the local community in the City of Playford.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the City […]

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The Compass Cup | 23 Jan 2016

[ January 23, 2016; 11:00 am; ]
The Compass Cup is one of those wacky Australian events that shows our warped sense of humour.
Back in 1973, the local Rural Youth were looking at ways of making money for the local community, and having fun at the same time. Someone came up with the idea that hopping aboard an untrained cow and riding […]

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Movie: Goosebumps | In Cinemas 14 Jan 2016

[ January 14, 2016; ]
The stories are alive.
Jack Black is author RL Stine, writer of the Goosebumps horror books for kids, in this spooky family adventure that celebrates the series. Stars Dylan Minnette (Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day) as the new kid next door who teams up with Stine’s niece after the writer’s imaginary beasts are let […]

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AusDay at Civic Park with Giant 100m Slip & Slide | Australia Day | 26 Jan 2016

[ January 26, 2016; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

Celebrate Australia Day at Civic Park!

Bring the family for a picnic and let the kids run loose on the free jumping castles.

With a 100 metre slip & slide, food vans and live music it’s an event not to be missed.

This free event is being held by the City of Tea Tree Gully.

For more information and […]

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Harvest Festival McLaren Vale | 16 Jan 2016

[ January 16, 2016; ]
The Harvest Festival McLaren Vale is a celebration of the diversity of food, wine, music and the arts from the McLaren Vale region.
The festival offers a range of events and experiencs as well as tastes and sounds to enjoy your day.
2016 Festival Program
A gold coin donation per person is asked for upon arrival. Please remember all […]

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Imagination Playground Family Playspace | 11 Jan 2016

[ January 11, 2016; 9:30 am to 11:30 am. ]
Imagination Playground Family Playspace
Be prepared to get wet in this outdoor free play event.

Supported by OPAL. Be sun safe: no hat, no play. If extreme heat, playspace will be held indoors.

No bookings necessary.

For more information and all enquiries please visit the City of Charles Sturt website.

What: Imagination Playground Family Playspace

When: Monday 11 January 2016 | 9.30 am […]

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Prospect vs Woodville Twenty/20 Cricket Match | 12 Jan 2016

[ January 12, 2016; 5:20 pm; 5:20 pm; ]
Prospect District Cricket Club (The Pirates) take on Woodville District Cricket Club (The Peckers) at Prospect Oval in a Twenty/20 match starting at 5.20pm.
Throughout the afternoon family friendly entertainment will be held around the ground, including children’s activities and competitions and fundraising activities.

All this for free but a gold coin donation is welcome to support […]

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Hotel Transylvania 2 | In Cinemas Dec 2015

The only thing scarier than being a monster is babysitting one.
The animated monster mash family comedy from Adam Sandler and Samurai Jack creator Genndy Tartakovsky returns, with Selena Gomez, Andy Samberg, Fran Drescher and Mel Brooks all providing their voices for the sequel.
Dracula is now the proud grandfather of daughter Mavis and Jonathan’s son Dennis, but while […]

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Alvin and the Chipmunks: The Road Chip | In Cinemas from 26 Dec 2015

[ December 26, 2015; ]
Hang on!! Alvin and the Chipmunks are back!
The director of Old Dogs and Wild Hogs helms this fourth Alvin and the Chipmunks film that sees Alvin, Simon and Theodore hitting the road to prevent Dave (Jason Lee) from proposing to his girlfriend. There will also be more Chipmunk-ed covers of popular songs and many delightful […]

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Snoopy and Charlie Brown: The Peanuts Movie | In Cinemas from 1 Jan 2016

[ January 1, 2016; ]
The characters of Charles M. Schulz’s iconic and influential comic strip (which ran from 1950 to 2000) – Charlie Brown, Snoopy, Linus, Lucy et al – return to the big screen, animated by Blue Sky Studios. Co-written by Schulz’s son and grandson.
Nothing ever seems to go Charlie Brown’s way. Try as he might, he can’t […]

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Explore Arts Carclew’s School Holiday Workshops | 11 & 12 Jan 2016

[ January 11, 2016; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. January 12, 2016; 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
Carclew has Summer school holiday entertainment covered!
Book now for Carclew’s Explore Arts workshops for 5 – 17 year olds, running from 11-22 January 2016.
With a wide range of creative journeys to embark on, there is something for every aspiring artist at Carclew including beatboxing and break dancing, clowning and claymation, stencils and street art, collage […]

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Australian Company of Performing Arts | Holiday Program | Jan 2016

[ January 18, 2016; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. January 19, 2016 to January 23, 2016. ]
Wondering what to do with the kids these school holidays? Check out the Australian Company of Performing Arts Adelaide based program coming January 2016.
They have 3 very exciting holiday programs for January School Holidays. See the exciting program here:
Princess Workshop – 18 January 2016 (10am – 1pm) | 4 to 7 Years Old

This exciting 3 hour workshop will […]

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World Tennis Challenge Kids Tennis Day | 10 Jan 2016

[ January 12, 2016; 9:00 am to 11:00 am. ]
Got a future Serena or Roger in your house?
Kids Days are a huge part of all Australian Open Series events around the country (Brisbane International, Hopman Cup in Perth, APIA Sydney International, Australian Open) and Adelaide’s World Tennis Challenge is no exception.

The popular World Tennis Challenge Kids Tennis Day is back in 2016, and this […]

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Tunarama Festival | 22 – 26 Jan 2016

[ January 22, 2016 to January 26, 2016. ]

The Port Lincoln Tunarama Festival is one of Australia’s largest and most popular free regional festivals held annually over the Australia Day long weekend. It is also home of the World Championship Tuna Toss!

This family friendly festival is held on the foreshore of Port Lincoln’s Boston Bay. The picturesque lawns stage a three day event […]

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Eco Beach & Aquatic Adventure | 31 Jan 2016

[ January 31, 2016; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ]

Grab your rashie, hat and sunblock and join the City of Onkaparinga for a FREE fun filled nature play day at the beach!

They’ll inspire you with some fantastic ideas on how to spend more family time playing outdoors, enjoying and caring for the local marine life.

– Reef snorkel tours to discover marine life
– Learn how to fish
– […]

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Tackers | Adelaide Sailing Club | Jan 2016

Adelaide Sailing Club at West Beach is the home of the Tackers Learn to Sail program in Adelaide.
Tackers is a fun introductory, games-based sailing program designed for kids aged 7-12 yrs, delivered at recognised Tackers Clubs. Kids don’t need to have any sailing experience or club membership to participate. All the equipment, including the boats, is […]

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