july 2013 Articles

Wonderland Family Markets | 27 July 2013

[ July 27, 2013; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]

The Wonderland Family Markets is touted as a family market with something for everyone. Servicing the southern side of Adelaide, they hope to provide families with quality locally handmade children’s and babies clothes, personalised items, wall art, toys and furniture, bedroom decor, blankets, bibs, delicious cup cakes, photography and much, much more.

There will be free activities all day for […]

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WIN 4 Tickets for your family to see Dora the Explorer Live! Dora’s Pirate Adventure

WIN 4 Tickets for your family to see Dora the Explorer Live! Dora’s Pirate Adventure on Thursday 3 October 2013 at 10.30am at Her Majesty’s Theatre, Adelaide. There are 2 Prizes to be won!


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National Tree Day | 28 July 2013

[ July 28, 2013; ]
National Tree Day and Schools Tree Day combine to make Australia’s biggest community tree-planting and nature care event. All Australians are encouraged to help out by planting and caring for native trees and shrubs to improve the environment in which they live.  Hundreds of thousands of Australians planted over 1 million native trees, shrubs and […]

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Chocolate Coconut Slice | Recipe

This is a super simple recipe the kids can help with that takes about 10 minutes to prepare and just a little longer to cook.  It’s a sweet treat for play dates, after school or to enjoy with a hot cuppa.
You Will Need:

3 Weetbix biscuits
1 cup (85g) desiccated coconut
1/2 cup (120g) raw caster sugar
1 cup (150g) […]

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Adelaide Thunderbirds LIVE in Rundle Mall | 15 July 2013

[ July 15, 2013; 11:00 am to 12:00 pm. ]
Hopefully after this Sunday’s Grand Final there will be huge celebrations ahead for the Adelaide Thunderbirds.  For those who would love to get up close to their sporting idols head to the Gawler Place Canopy on Monday, July 15 and join Jodie and Snowy from Mix 102.3 as they present the Adelaide Thunderbirds LIVE in Rundle […]

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Grease – School Edition | 11-14 July 2013

[ July 11, 2013; 11:00 am; 7:30 pm; July 12, 2013; 11:00 am; 3:00 pm; 7:30 pm; July 13, 2013; 11:00 am; 3:00 pm; 7:30 pm; July 14, 2013; 1:00 pm; 5:00 pm; ]
Pelican Productions proudly presents everyone’s favourite sing-along musical ‘GREASE’. The school edition has all the hit songs that you know and love with language suitable for  all ages.  This production is G-rated for a family audience, get along to see the best of Adelaide’s young performers bringing the 50’s to life.  Grease is the word […]

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Great Jetty Road Treasure Hunt | Glenelg | 15 to 19 July 2013

[ July 15, 2013 10:00 am to July 19, 2013 10:00 am. ]
The July 2013 school holidays will see the return of the Great Jetty Road Treasure Hunt!  Held in the second week of the school holidays, this much loved school holiday activity takes children on a voyage of discovery around Glenelg’s Jetty Road Precinct.  The aim of the exercise is for children to collect all sorts of treasures […]

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Shipwrecked: The Search for Peter Pan | SA Maritime Museum | July 2013

[ July 8, 2013 11:00 am to July 12, 2013 11:00 am. July 15, 2013 11:00 am to July 19, 2013 11:00 am. ]

During the July 2013 school holidays, take a trip to the SA Maritime Museum for a bit of an adventure.

Upon finding one of the world’s great books in his cabin, Captain Horatio Bummblefingers insists that he and the crew of the good ship Lollylegs the Fourth, follow the second star on the right ’til morning […]

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Aqua Splash Family Pack | 8-19 July 2013

Why not head to the warmth of the heated pools at the SA Aquatic Centre during the winter holidays for some active water fun?  The centre are offering a special family deal during the July winter break for $60 for a family of four.
The deal includes:

Entry into the Centre
3 hours of AquaSplash activities
Family Aqua Meal Deal including […]

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Epic School Holiday Fun | Harbour Town | 8-19 July 2013

Take an epic adventure at Harbour Town these School Holidays.  Enter a fantastical adventure where the natural world comes to life with the ‘Bugs n Slugs’ display, have your face painted and join in the fun and mystery with a forest maze to celebrate the release of the animated movie, Epic.  All activities during the July School Holidays […]

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King of the Railway: Thomas & Friends | Hoyts Jnr | from 20 July 2013

Thomas is over the moon when the Earl of Sodor chooses him and friends Percy and James to rebuild Ulfstead Castle. During their latest adventure, the Steam Team meets Millie, a bubbly French engine, and Stephen, an older steam locomotive with fascinating stories to tell.  Meanwhile, Spencer and Gordon are stunned when they encounter two […]

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Win one of 5 Family Passes to Kingpin Bowling | Norwood

C. Lovelock, H. Simes, T. Nikelis, M. Rainsford, D. Davies
With thanks to Kingpin Norwood Play & Go readers have the chance to win one of 5 Family Passes to use during the July school holidays!
Each Family Pass is valid for 2 Adults and 2 Children and will include –

1 x Game of Bowling […]

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Youth Holiday Program | Town of Gawer | July 2013

For school kids living in the Gawler region there is a comprehensive program being run over the winter break by the Town of Gawler council.  There are plenty of active options such as indoor soccer, football, netball and basketball along with a host of other activities such as arts and crafts, drama, dance and more. Classes are grouped by age […]

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Winter School Holiday Program | City of Unley | July 2013

There’s plenty to do in the City of Unley during the winter break with their July School Holiday Program.  Choose from a host of different activities such as arts and crafts, cooking, performing and more.  As with most local councils (find yours here) there is always something to do in your local area, such as […]

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Free School Holiday Entertainment | Golden Grove Village Shopping Centre | July 2013

There are two full weeks of entertainment and activities planned for kids at the Golden Grove Village Shopping Centre during the July school holidays.  There will be free magic workshops and magic shows during the first week, with a host of other fun events to follow in week two such as The Bee Bee’s Show, Free Caricature Drawing, Free Face […]

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City of Salisbury | School Holiday Program | July 2013

The July School Holidays will be jam-packed with action in the City of Salisbury with loads of great activities happening at their Recreation Centres, Community Centres, Libraries and Twelve25 Salisbury Youth Enterprise Centre.  For a complete list of activities visit the City of Salisbury website and download their 2 page colour brochure.
There is something happening […]

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Create an Entry for the 2013 Adelaide Kids Film Festival

Lights,  camera,  action  –  entries  now  open  for  annual  kids  film  festival!
Are  you  an  aspiring  young  filmmaker?  Do  you  want  to  see  your  work  on  the  big  screen?
It’s  time  for  kids  to  get  their  hands  on  a  camera,  gather  some  friends,  and  make  a  movie  because entries  are  now  open  for  the  2013  Adelaide  Kids  […]

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School Holiday Activities | DIRECTORY | July 2013

[ July 8, 2013 to July 12, 2013. July 15, 2013 to July 19, 2013. ]
To make it easier for you to get the low down on what to do with the kids during the school holidays, we have put together a summary guide to some of the most popular and some not-so-well-known activities on offer. There are venues all over Adelaide that offer vacation care programs, workshops, clinics, camps […]

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Disney Pixar Monsters University | Opens 20 June 2013

                                             © Disney•Pixar
Mike Wazowski and James P. Sullivan are an inseparable pair, but that wasn’t always the case. From the moment these two mismatched monsters met they couldn’t stand each other. Monsters University unlocks the door to how Mike and Sulley overcame their differences and became the best of friends.  Screaming with laughter and fun, Monsters […]

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Big Bad Wolf | Windmill Theatre | 4 to 13 July 2013

[ July 6, 2013 to July 13, 2013. ]
Big Bad Wolf presented by Windmill Theatre

He’s the most misunderstood character in fairy-tale history. Put simply he has no friends. But then he does have incredibly sharp teeth, yellow eyes and his own ideas about personal hygiene, and he is the infamous Big Bad Wolf after all. No one likes him. Luckily one girl is […]

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Dinosaur Train: Dinosaur Big City | Hoyts Jnr | from 15 June 2013

Come along with Buddy and his Pteranodon family as they embark on the most exciting Dinosaur Train adventure of all –  they are going to the Dinosaur Big City, Laramidia! The Theropod Club Convention is on and Buddy is curious to find out more about his species, so all his family and theropod friends, including […]

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Something On Saturday | Program | 4 May – 7 September 2013

The Adelaide Festival Centre’s Something on Saturday program continues to delight and entertain more than 15,000 people every year, with many South Australian children aged 3 to 10 enjoying their first theatrical experience through the program.  So if you have children in this age bracket be sure to join Sofia the Owl this year for […]

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