june 2015 Articles

Win a spot in the Credit Union Christmas Pageant 2015

Win a spot in the Credit Union Christmas Pageant
Following an unprecedented number of entries last year, the Credit Union Christmas Pageant Junior Royal Challenge is back! The credit unions are on the hunt for two South Australian kids to take on the highly coveted role of Junior Princess and Junior Prince in the 2015 Credit […]

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Art from the Heart Exhibition | Norwood | 28 & 29 June 2015

[ June 28, 2015 to June 29, 2015. ]
The Art from the Heart Exhibition will feature artworks created by over 350 students in South Australia who are involved in the Schools Connect Program in 2015.
Held at the Norwood Town Hall, the project will culminate in an Art Exhibition with students invited to create a final piece of artwork on the theme ‘Gratitude’.
Student artworks will […]

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International Mud Day | Bonython Park | 29 June 2015

[ June 29, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
On June 29th Nature Play SA are celebrating International Mud Day!
International Mud Day is a day where children, adults, and organizations across the globe get muddy to raise awareness about the importance of nature for children. From mud kitchens and digging pits to mud pies and mud art – there is an array of activities […]

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Matty Grey’s Grossed Out Game Show | Something on Saturday 2015 | 27 June 2015

[ June 27, 2015; 11:00 am; ]

Matty Grey’s Grossed Out Game Show
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre

Matty Grey’s Grossed Out Game Show is a live and interactive game show where two celebrity team captains will lead their half of the audience in a battle of physical challenges and trivial absurdities in order to win litres of SLIME.

The result: two dripping celebrities and […]

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Ended: WIN Tickets to TOTEM Cirque du Soleil | Play & Go Review

Cirque du Soleil returns to Adelaide with a spectacular show presented under the much-loved blue and yellow Big Top. TOTEM traces the awe-inspiring journey of the human species from its original amphibian state to its ultimate desire to fly.
The cast features 45 performing artists from 16 countries specialising in many breathtaking acrobatic acts. TOTEM marks […]

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Floating Melodies: Parents & Bubs Mini Cabaret | 28 June 2015

[ June 28, 2015; 10:30 am; ]

Welcome to Cabaret season! Can’t go out at night because of the beautiful but demanding baby/toddler that belongs to you?

We have a daytime solution just for you! Come and spend a lovely morning tea on the Popeye at Elder Park with your little ones and your friends, with singing sensation Deborah Caddy singing some sweet […]

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Disney Pixar’s Inside Out | Play & Go Movie Review

Disney Pixar’s Inside Out | Opens 18 June 2015
Do you ever look at someone and wonder what is going on inside their head? Disney•Pixar’s original new film “Inside Out” ventures inside the mind to find out.
Disney•Pixar’s “Inside Out” takes us to the most extraordinary location yet – inside the mind of Riley. Like all of […]

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New Playground at Adelaide Zoo | Ready in December 2015

A new nature playground at Adelaide Zoo is expected to be completed by December 2015, ready for the Summer holidays.
Zoos SA and Variety SA, two of South Australia’s most iconic not-for-profit organisations, have joined forces to create an interactive and inclusive playground at Adelaide Zoo.
The Nature’s Playground development has been designed to cater for all […]

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The Wizard of Oz | Scott Theatre | 24 & 25 June 2015

Charles Campbell College presents “The Wizard of Oz” at Scott Theatre in Adelaide on June 24th and 25th 2015.
This production had been put together by students from Reception through to year 12.  A show for the whole family, tickets are $20 each and available through TryBooking.

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

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CultureSpace | History Explorer 2.0 | 28 June 2015

[ June 28, 2015; 1:30 pm to 3:30 pm. ]
CULTURESPACE | History Explorer 2.0
Come to the Migration Museum on the last Sunday in June and become a History Explorer.
Drop in for an afternoon of fun as you explore the galleries of the Migration Museum with a series of interactive activities designed especially for families. Have fun with history while playing detective, explorer and creator of […]

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Endless Entertainment for Kids | Party Hire

Endless Entertainment for kids is an Adelaide based children’s party hire business specialising in creating fun and amazing parties for children.  They have a variety of party theme packages to help you create a memorable party that will be remembered for years to come!

Owner Lynley has been organising fabulous parties for family and friends for many […]

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Citydash: Adelaide Botanic Garden | 20 June 2015

[ June 20, 2015; 2:30 pm; ]
Citydash – A Real-Life Arcade Game
Citydash is a real-world game of speed, stealth, and strategy, played in the heart of the city.
Teams dash for checkpoints, re-plan on the fly as the map changes and duck for cover as the patrolling guards close in.  Cryptic clues, checkpoint challenges and moving targets make it a mental challenge […]

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Playford Alive Town Park | Opens 14 June 2015

[ June 14, 2015; ]
Playford Alive’s new Town Park officially opens today, Sunday June 14th 2015.
The Town Park is Playford Alive’s heart and meeting place.  Located in the Town Centre, it is close to community, retail and educational facilities.  The park will be a place where families and friends can come together and celebrate their culture – a space within […]

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SIDS & Kids Red Nose Day | 26 June 2015

[ June 26, 2015; ]
SIDS and Kids is dedicated to saving the lives of babies and children during pregnancy, birth, infancy and childhood and supporting bereaved families.
A not-for-profit organisation, SIDS and Kids was created in 1977 to support families who had experienced the death of a baby from sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS).
Over the years their services have been […]

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Orienteering in Bonython Park | 13 June 2015

[ June 13, 2015; 1:30 pm; ]  

Orienteering in Bonython Park
Bring the family along to Bonython Park on Saturday June 13th and learn about orienteering.   A selection of orienteering courses will be available, traversing the North Adelaide park lands including Bonython Park, suitable for newcomers to orienteering.  Enter via the east side of Park Terrace between Port Road and the railway crossing. […]

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Splash into Hoops | Make n Play Days | 21 June – 28 July 2015

Do you ever wish you could hula hoop like you used to in the playground?
Or want to have fun playing with your kids?
Or get involved in a family fitness activity that you can continue to do for years and years?
Well, wonder no more! Come to Tynte Street in North Adelaide and play with your own […]

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Glenelg Foreshore Playspace to be completed by December 2015 | City of Holdfast Bay

Work will begin on the planned Glenelg Foreshore Playspace with demolition beginning on Wednesday 10 June 2015.
The new $1.3 million Glenelg Foreshore Playspace (part-funded by a $500,000 Commonwealth Government grant):

has been designed by Wax Design in consultation with Council’s Community Development team, and responds directly to community consultation undertaken in March 2014
is fully accessible and […]

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Red Nose Day Parade | Adelaide | 12 June 2015

The RED NOSE DAY Parade is an opportunity for SIDS and Kids SA to raise awareness for their organisation and the services they provide to the South Australian Community.
The parade is also an opportunity for ALL bereaved families to walk in honour of their baby or child.
The parade will start at the northern end of […]

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Project Wild Thing Film Screening | Elizabeth | 25 June 2015

OPAL and the City of Playford invite you to attend a free screening of the inspiring film Project Wild Thing.
Project Wild Thing is a feature-length documentary that looks at the challenge of reconnecting children with nature and the outdoors. The film has inspired a movement around the world to get kids off their screens and […]

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SteamRanger Rhythm and Rail Open Day | Mt Barker | 28 June 2015

[ June 28, 2015; 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. ]
Invite your family and friends to celebrate Mt Barker’s 176th Anniversary by visiting the historic station and take part in the Rhythm and Rail Open Day on Sunday, 28 June.
This event is suitable for all ages and will include the following activities:

Section car rides to the tunnel
Free kids activities all day in the Rose Garden
Help paint […]

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Nay Nay’s Tinkertime | Something on Saturday | 20 June 2015

[ June 20, 2015; 11:00 am; 2:30 pm; ]


Nay Nay’s Tinkertime
By Naomi Young/Neil Gooding Productions
Presented by Adelaide Festival Centre

In its debut year, Nay Nay’s Tinkertime is ABC Music’s newest sensation for kids. Full of snazzy tunes, your kids will be up and dancing! A presenter at ABC4Kids (including being the voice of ‘Hootabelle’ on Giggle and Hoot), Nay Nay is a ‘Tinkerer’: she […]

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Nature Play SA Park of the Month | Flinders Ranges National Park | June 2015

Our beautiful South Australian parks provide countless opportunities for children and families to connect with nature and to experience the health and wellbeing benefits of playing, learning and being physically active through bushwalking, camping, picnicking, fishing, swimming, cycling, surfing and exploring.
Nature Play SA’s Park of the Month will showcase a different park each month and […]

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Cirkidz Circus School presents Circus Maximus | 21 June 2015

[ June 21, 2015; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Cirkidz Circus School presents Circus Maximus!
Have you heard the news?

Circus Maximus XVII is back (and bigger than ever) on Sunday June 21.

Circus Maximus is:

a chance for the cirkidz kids to show off their hard work all semester
a community fundraising event for Cirkidz
a great family outing for young and old!

Don’t forget to bring a plate to […]

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Queen’s Birthday 21 Gun Salute | Victoria Park | 6 June 2015

[ June 6, 2015; 9:00 am; ]
Queen’s Birthday 21 Gun Salute
To commemorate HRH Queen Elizabeth II’s birthday, members of 6/13 Light Battery and Australia’s Federation Guard will conduct a 21 Gun Salute in Victoria Park in the vicinity of the Heritage Grandstand at promptly 9am sharp on Saturday, 6 June 2015.

Members of the public are invited to attend and witness this […]

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Six Swans the Opera | Magill | 9-13 June 2015

The Australian premiere of Six Swans the opera is a collaboration between renowned South Australian disability arts organisation Tutti Arts and the next generation of theatre makers, students from the University of South Australia’s Performing and Media Arts course.
Based on the classic Brothers Grimm fairy tale, this enchanting story is brought to life through the […]

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Stew & Shiraz | Whistler Wines | 7 June 2015

[ June 7, 2015; ]  
Stew & Shiraz at Whistler Wines
Held on the Sunday of the June long weekend, come rain (there will be marquees on standby) or shine, this day is a great way for the entire family to enjoy the company of friends over a glass of wine and a delicious bowl of chef Owen Andrew’s famous stew.

At last […]

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Westpac Animal Play Day | Monarto Zoo | 7 June 2015

[ June 7, 2015; ]
Westpac Animal Play Day at Monarto Zoo
The Monarto Zoo’s popular Westpac Animal Play Day is back at Monarto Zoo and this time it is all about noses.
Learn how animals use their sense of smell to eat, explore their environment and communicate.

Animals in nature have to work for a living, to find food, to make nests, […]

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Our Port’s Surprising Sundays | Cirkidz Pop Up Circus School | 7 June 2015

[ June 7, 2015; 10:30 am; ]
Our Port’s Surprising Sundays event on Sunday the 7th of June will feature the Cirkidz Pop Up Circus School!
Qualified trainers will take kids through their paces in juggling (balls, rings and scarves), hoops, flower sticks, spinning plates, Diablo, Poi and each half hour session will end with a human pyramid and photo opportunity.
Visit the white […]

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Octonauts Arctic Adventure | Opens 6 June 2015

HOYTS Jnr presents… the OCTONAUTS in an arctic themed adventure on the BIG SCREEN for the first time!
Help the Octonauts cheer Peso on as he goes home to compete against an awesomely athletic penguin in the annual tournament: the Iron Clam Competition in ‘Octonauts and the Great Penguin Race’.
In ‘Octonauts and the Great Arctic Adventure’ […]

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The Disney on Ice Bus heading to Adelaide | Monday 1 June & Tuesday 2 June 2015

The Disney On Ice bus is headed to Adelaide on Monday 1 June and Tuesday 2 June 2015!
If you want to catch up with the bus, say Hi to Rob, the Disney on Ice bus driver – and maybe score a prize! There will be all sorts of Disney on Ice merchandise and even some […]

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Easy Meals Launch | City of Playford | 10 June 2015

Are you struggling to make time to cook tasty healthy meals for you and your family?
The Playford Community Food Co-operative will be launching their brand new range of Easy Meals on Wednesday June 10.
To celebrate the launch they will have Easy Meal specials, taste testing, in-store competitions and some great activities for the kids.
Smithfield Food […]

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Party by the Pool | SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre | May – Nov 2015

[ May 29, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. June 19, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. July 8, 2015; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. July 31, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. August 21, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. October 7, 2015; 12:00 pm to 3:00 pm. October 30, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. November 27, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ]
Party by the Pool!
Join the SA Aquatic & Leisure Centre for a Party by the Pool session featuring a live DJ, competitions, games and prizes to be won.
Bring the family along for a swim, kick back on the pool toys, or climb and slide on Splash Park (their interactive water playground) while you enjoy the latest tunes […]

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Free SIDS & Kids Safe Sleeping Seminars | May, June & July 2015

Free SIDS & Kids Safe Sleeping Seminars
Free SIDS & Kids Safe Sleeping Seminars are a wonderful opportunity for new and expectant parents and grandparents to listen to the latest information and ask questions on how to create a safe sleeping environment for a baby.
Everyone attending will also receive a complimentary ‘gift’ bag.
Seats are limited so […]

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Mylor Primary School Bonfire Night & Fireworks Display | 27 June 2015

[ June 27, 2015; 6:00 pm to 10:00 pm. ]

Mylor Primary School are staging their annual Bonfire Night at Mylor Oval on Saturday, 27 June 2015.

This is a family event featuring a giant bonfire and fireworks display.

There will be kids activities, a jumping castle and music, plus food and drinks will be available.

Entry fees are $20 for a Family (2 adults + 3 kids), […]

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Ended: WIN a Minions Prize Pack| In Cinemas 18 June 2015

Minions! In Cinemas June 18
©2015 Universal Studios. All Rights Reserved.
The story of Universal Pictures and Illumination Entertainment’s Minions begins at the dawn of time. Starting as single-celled yellow organisms, Minions evolve through the ages, perpetually serving the most despicable of masters. Continuously unsuccessful at keeping these masters—from T. rex to Napoleon—the Minions find themselves without […]

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National Highland Cattle Show | Mt Pleasant | 7 June 2015

[ June 7, 2015; ]

The Australian Highland Cattle Society Inc. will be hosting their National Highland Cattle Show at the Mount Pleasant Showgrounds on the Sunday of the June long weekend.

Local and interstate breeders will have cattle on show to be judged by a visiting Highland Cattle judge from the UK.

There will also be:

Shetland Pony Showcase
Highland pipes and drums
The […]

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20 Ways with Nature Play ebook | Winter Edition Available Now | It’s Play Time in the Adelaide Park Lands

20 Ways with Nature Play ebook

Winter Edition Available Now to Download

It’s play time, in Adelaide’s largest shared back yard!
Adelaide City Council is committed to shaping and enhancing natural play spaces that will inspire, engage and challenge children, and help families connect, socialise and be active!
This FREE ebook features great locations as well as tried and […]

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Reconciliation Week Storytime & Free Art Workshops | 28 May – 6 June 2015

Celebrate National Reconciliation Week (27 May to 3 June) with the City of Holdfast Bay’s NRW events.
Reflect on our shared histories, contributions and achievements and participate in one of these local events.

11am – 11.45am Thursday 28 May 2015  |  Brighton Library
11am – 11.45am Tuesday 2 June 2015  |  Glenelg Library
Enjoy storytelling […]

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Backpacks 4 SA Kids Movie Fundraiser | 20 June 2015

[ June 20, 2015; 1:45 pm; ]
Join Backpacks 4 SA Kids for some family movie fun with the new Minions film at Wallis Cinemas (Mitcham) on Saturday June 20.
Backpacks 4 SA Kids are a proud South Australian Non-Profit Organisation supporting newborn babies through to teenagers who are placed into foster or emergency care.   Their goal is to provide an unlimited number of […]

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Anne of Green Gables | Hills Youth Theatre | 19-28 June 2015

[ June 19, 2015 to June 21, 2015. June 26, 2015 to June 28, 2015. ]
The students of the Hills Youth Theatre are proud to present their June 2015 production Anne of Green Gables.
Based on the well-loved 1908 classic story by LM Montgomery, the script was originally written and directed in 2000, by past HYT tutor and current Patron, Joan Leslie. Fifteen years later, HYT tutor, Di Mason, has adapted […]

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