june 2022 Articles
searching for the wizard of oz

Searching for the Wizard of Oz | Adelaide City Scavenger-Hunt | 30 Jun – 8 Nov 2022

Searching for the Wizard of Oz in Adelaide
The event Searching for the Wizard of Oz is an interactive, scavenger-hunt style tour based on the original L. Frank Baum story, The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.
This event is created by the award-winning experience design studio, Sandpit. The tour, which launches on Thursday 30 June 2022 as part […]

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KickStart For Kids | Shoes & Clothing Donations Needed

Camp KickStart – Donations Needed for Kids in Need
KickStart For Kids are calling for donations of shoes and clothing for their upcoming Camp KickStart July school holiday program.
Camp KickStart is a school holiday care program, run entirely by volunteers, for vulnerable and disadvantaged children aged five to thirteen who don’t look forward to the holidays […]

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International Mud Day | 29 Jun 2022

[ June 29, 2022; ]
International Mud Day
International Mud Day is 29 June – It aims to connect children across the entire world through the earth, by playing in the mud.
It gives children and early childhood professionals all over the globe the opportunity to celebrate nature, outdoors and mess by getting really muddy – and kids love it!

Mud is also […]

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minions the rise of gru

Minions: The Rise of Gru – Review | In Cinemas 23 Jun 2022

[ June 23, 2022; ]
Minions: The Rise of Gru – In Cinemas 23 June 2022
This June, from the biggest animated franchise in history and global cultural phenomenon, comes the untold story of one 12-year-old’s dream to become the world’s greatest supervillain, in Minions: The Rise of Gru.
In the heart of the 1970s, amid a flurry of feathered hair and […]

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my sweet monster

WIN Tickets to My Sweet Monster | In Cinemas 7 Jul 2022

WIN Tickets to My Sweet Monster – In Cinemas 7 July 2022
On her wedding day, rebellious Princess Barbara flees the kingdom to escape from evil postman Bundy, who wants to marry her to seize power.
Suddenly, she’s rescued by Bogey, the odd but loveable king of the wilderness. Bundy plots to rob the forest’s supply of […]

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Dalí's 'Triumphant Elephant'

Dalí’s ‘Triumphant Elephant’ Sculpture | Rundle Mall

Dalí’s ‘Triumphant Elephant’ in Rundle Mall
After a two-year residency at the iconic d’Arenberg Cube in McLaren Vale, famed surrealist artist Salvador Dalí’s ‘Triumphant Elephant’ sculpture has joined the Rundle Mall menagerie.
The three-tonne, six-metre tall original sculpture is on loan to the Mall for the next 12 months, and has previously been on display in Rodeo […]

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McLaren Flat to McLaren Vale Scenic Trail | Now Open

McLaren Flat to McLaren Vale Trail Officially Open
Families, runners, cyclists, walkers and visitors can now use a safe and scenic trail connecting the iconic townships of McLaren Flat and McLaren Vale for the first time.
The 3.6-kilometre Flat to Vale Trail—which runs between Blewitt Springs Road, McLaren Flat, and the McLaren Vale Sports Ground, McLaren Vale—officially […]

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Bounce Greenacres

BOUNCE Greenacres | Indoor Adventure Playground | Review

Latitude Greenacres has joined the BOUNCE tribe!
by Sharon Harrington
Latitude Greenacres is now a part of the BOUNCE Tribe! Never fear, it still has all the same great activities you’ve come to expect and they will add their Freestyle Academy skills training courses to the mix in term four.
For those that haven’t yet ventured to this […]

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Belair National Park Adventure Playground | Review

Belair National Park Adventure Playground Review
Review by Claire Davill
The Adventure Playground in Belair National Park is an oldie but a goodie, with plenty of old-school play equipment and space to run, ride and explore. The equipment is showing its age but has obviously stood the test of time and still provides plenty of adventure for […]

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Refugee Week | Healing | 19-25 Jun 2022

[ June 19, 2022 to June 25, 2022. ]
Refugee Week 2022 – Healing
Refugee Week is Australia’s peak annual activity to raise awareness about the issues affecting refugees and celebrate the positive contributions made by refugees to Australian society.
The Refugee Week theme in 2022 is Healing.  Australia and the rest of the world have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to hit the reset button on how […]

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Kids Go Free to the AFL | Adelaide Oval Home Games | 16 Jun – 10 Jul 2022

[ June 18, 2022; June 26, 2022; July 2, 2022; July 9, 2022; ]
Kids Go Free to the AFL
For rounds 14 to 17, all kids under 15 will get free access to Toyota AFL Premiership matches across Australia.
Join in all the celebrations between 16 June and 10 July 2022 as a whole month is dedicated to the AFL’s biggest fans; Kids. Take along all your friends and enjoy […]

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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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beats for wu presents 36ers vs christian brothers college

Beats for Wu Foundation | Adelaide 36ers’ Legends v CBC | Wayville | 18 Jun 2022

[ June 18, 2022; ]
Beats for Wu Lukasz Foundation Fundraising Event
Beats for Wu are excited to announce that they have organised a spectacular fundraising event at Wayville Basketball Courts with Adelaide 36ers & Adelaide Footy Legends taking on Christian Brothers College.
Adelaide 36ers Legends, supported by Adelaide Footy Legends will take on current and graduated students from Christian Brothers College. Don’t […]

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victor harbor science fair

Victor Harbor Science Fair | 26 Jun 2022

[ June 26, 2022; ]
Victor Harbor Science Fair
The second annual Victor Harbor Science Fair at the Victor Harbor Recreation Centre College aims to delight and engage with all ages at morning and afternoon sessions.
Marvel at SciWorld’s Liquid Nitrogen Show, see magic happen at the Wipe Out Waste Wizard’s Show and singalong with a brand new bunch of songs at […]

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eco ice rink

Eco Ice Rink | Ice Skate at Westfield Marion | 20 Jun – 17 Jul 2022

[ June 20, 2022 to July 17, 2022. ]
Eco Ice Rink – A new way to Ice Skate this Winter at Westfield Marion
Eco Ice Rink is a no water, no power, ice-skating experience for the whole family.

The Eco Ice Rink provides a new way to skate – there’s no water and no power, but a new technology that mimics ice, giving a safe […]

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A Nourished Week | Chefs on Wheels & The Village Co. | Jun 2022

A Nourished Week – Support Struggling Mothers
Chefs on Wheels is launching its new social enterprise program, A Nourished Week in collaboration with fellow South Australian organisation The Village Co, which supports disadvantaged new mums across the state.
Chefs on Wheels has teamed up with The Village Co. to provide struggling mothers and their families with a […]

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School Holiday Activities | Mercedes College Vacation Care

Mercedes College Winter Vacation Care Program – July 2022
Bookings are now open for Mercedes College Winter Vacation Care – a fun filled program for children 5-12 years of age.
All primary school-aged children are welcome to attend, and students are encouraged to invite friends or siblings to share in the range of fun activities on offer.
All […]

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The Gully Igloos | Tea Tree Gully | 10 Jun – 4 Oct 2022

The Gully Igloos
After four very successful years at The Moseley, this is the first time the igloo dining experience is heading to The Gully.
Both hotels are owned and operated by a South Australia family business, the RDJones Group, which operates 17 hotels.  The Gully Igloos will be available to book from Friday 10 June through […]

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Bike Sale | Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc. | 11 Jun 2022

[ June 11, 2022; ]
Bike Sale at Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc.
LYP’s Cadence program has been cranking of late with loads of enthusiastic young crew working alongside qualified bicycle mechanics to repair and make usable some of the countless bikes they get donated every day.
They find bikes in hard rubbish, get them donated and make every effort they can to […]

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COVID-19 Vaccination Primary School Program

[ June 3, 2022 to June 4, 2022. June 10, 2022 to June 11, 2022. June 17, 2022 to June 18, 2022. July 29, 2022 to July 30, 2022. August 5, 2022 to August 6, 2022. August 12, 2022 to August 13, 2022. August 19, 2022 to August 20, 2022. ]
COVID-19 Vaccination Primary School Program
Beginning on Friday 27 May 2022, the COVID-19 vaccination program will be operating in selected schools on Fridays and Saturdays only, over five weeks.
Vaccinations will be available on Friday to the school community and Saturday for both the school and wider community to receive the COVID-19 vaccine, regardless of which dose […]

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Ended: WIN a Family Pass to Light Cycles at Adelaide Botanic Garden

WIN a Family Pass to Light Cycles at Adelaide Botanic Garden 
Back by popular demand, Light Cycles is returning to Adelaide Botanic Garden this July!
The Garden’s lush greenery will once again be transformed into an after-dark wonderland at this breath-taking Illuminate Adelaide event, where guests will be immersed in an experience that connects them to the […]

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Fork by the Fire | Bonython Park | 18 Jun 2022

[ June 18, 2022; ]
Fork by the Fire at Bonython Park
Join Fork on the Road for their family friendly season finale event – Fork by the Fire
Take along your family, friends and a blanket to Bonython Park for a winter warming afternoon featuring food trucks, live acoustic music, pop-up bars, kids activities and family entertainment on Saturday 18 June […]

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payneham memorial centre swimming pool upgrade

Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre | Upgrade Plans 2022

Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre Upgrade
The much-loved Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre in Felixstow will be transformed into an exciting water park—delighting swimmers, families and the wider community.
As part of the Norwood, Payneham & St Peter’s Council Swimming Centres Strategy, which was endorsed in 2017, the Payneham Memorial Swimming Centre will be completely redeveloped with two new pools, high platform […]

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Our Footy, Our People, Our Stories | State Library of SA | 3 Jun – 16 Oct 2022

Our Footy, Our People, Our Stories at the State Library of South Australia
The great moments and achievements of the SANFL 
Immerse yourself in 145 years of great moments and achievements of the South Australian National Football League (SANFL) in this exciting new exhibition, Our Footy, Our People, Our Stories. The State Library is pleased to be partnering […]

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Outdoor Play Spaces with Basketball Hoops

Outdoor Play Spaces with Basketball Hoops around Adelaide
Find a local basketball hoop for free outdoor play
Anyone can play basketball and there are outdoor courts and hoops in every council area around Adelaide.  Completely free to access, just take along your basketball and the kids can practice their handles and free throws!  You’ll usually find the […]

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National Park City Month Family Friendly Events | City of Mitcham | Jun 22

Mitcham Celebrates Adelaide National Park City Month
The city of Mitcham is set to celebrate Adelaide becoming a National Park City with a series of events planned for June including some fantastic free family friendly activities like geocaching, nature themed activities and free tree trails.
Adelaide National Park City Month
Adelaide was formally declared a National Park City […]

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South Australian Orchid Fair | Rostrevor | 11 & 12 Jun 2022

[ June 11, 2022 to June 12, 2022. ]
South Australian Orchid Fair
Join orchid growers and clubs from across South Australia at the South Australian Orchid Fair 2022. 
Held at Campbelltown Function Centre over the weekend of Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 June, the event features orchid displays placed by South Australia’s Orchid Clubs and Societies. There will also be raffles, sales and demonstrations. Light […]

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Tailem Bend Bakery | Regional South Australia

Tailem Bend Bakery
Tailem Bend Bakery is an award winning bakery located in the heart of Tailem Bend with an array of country style bakery products and coffee too.
A small family owned business based in Tailem Bend, about an hour drive from Adelaide, the bakery is 100% locally owned and operated.  Tailem Bend Bakery pride themselves […]

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the little mermaid jr

The Little Mermaid Jr. | Stonyfell | 11 & 12 Jun 2022

[ June 11, 2022 to June 12, 2022. ]
Shane Davidson Presents: The Little Mermaid Jr.
Journey “under the sea” with Ariel and her aquatic friends in Disney’s The Little Mermaid JR., adapted from Disney’s Broadway production and the motion picture (featuring the enormously popular Academy Award-winning music and delightfully charming book and lyrics).
Based on one of Hans Christian Andersen’s most beloved stories, Disney’s The […]

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Government House Open Day & Light Projection | Adelaide | 2-5 Jun 2022

[ June 2, 2022 to June 5, 2022. ]
Government House Open Day & Nightly Illumination
Celebrate the Platinum Jubilee of Queen Elizabeth II and explore the oldest Government House in Australia during their Open House.
From Thursday 2 June 2022, Government House will be transformed into a digital canvas to showcase images of Queen Elizabeth II throughout her 70-year reign in celebration of the Platinum Jubilee.

The gates […]

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Best Hot Chocolates Around Adelaide

Your Guide to Adelaide’s Best Hot Chocolates
There’s nothing like a rich, smooth, chocolatey hot chocolate, particularly in the middle of Winter. We’ve put together a list of some of our favourite places where you can go and enjoy a nice hot chocolate and maybe indulge in a little treat on the side.
Where to go for […]

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Free Taster Classes for Preschoolers | Generation Dance | Jun 22

Try a Free Taster Class at Generation Dance
Looking for something new for your toddler or preschooler? Generation Dance has FREE taster classes for toddlers and preschoolers. Go and try their dance, movement and music classes in June. For girls and boys from 12 months to 5 years old.
All classes are designed specifically for this age […]

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Oliver! The Musical | Hopgood Theatre | Noarlunga

[ June 12, 2022 to June 14, 2022. ]
Concordia College presents Lionel Bart’s ‘Oliver!’
Talented performing artists from the College’s secondary school bring this stage classic to life with a contemporary spin on design, energetic choreography and all of the characters and songs we have come to love from this show.
Do not miss this opportunity to see a youth cast bringing Oliver, Fagin, The […]

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Ended: WIN Tickets to Minions: The Rise of Gru | In Cinemas 23 Jun 2022

WIN Tickets to Minions: The Rise of Gru – In Cinemas 23 June 2022
Long before he becomes the master of evil, Gru (Oscar® nominee Steve Carell) is just a 12-year-old boy in 1970s suburbia, plotting to take over the world from his basement.
It’s not going particularly well. When Gru crosses paths with the Minions, including […]

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Mercedes College | Where Students Flourish | Orientation Walks in 2022

School Tours – Mercedes College Adelaide – Nurturing Young Learners
Reception students enrolled at Mercedes College are set-up for lifelong learning through the College’s International Baccalaureate (IB) Primary Years Programme.
The co-educational Catholic school incorporates the globally renowned programme with the Australian curriculum to provide students with a world-class education and subjects most relevant to young people today. […]

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Disney On Ice presents Into The Magic | Adelaide | 10-13 Jun 2022

[ June 10, 2022 to June 13, 2022. ]
Disney On Ice presents Into The Magic at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre
Discover why no dream is too big at Disney On Ice when your favourite Disney stories come to life through world-class ice skating.
Disney On Ice returns after 3 years to present Into the Magic at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre on the June long weekend.  Seek […]

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What’s On for Families & Kids in Adelaide this Long Weekend

[ June 11, 2022 to June 13, 2022. ]
What’s On for Families & Kids in Adelaide this Long Weekend – 11-13 June 2022
Play & Go is your FREE family friendly guide to Adelaide and your favourite resource for finding events and activities the kids will love.  This June long weekend we are spoilt for choice with so much happening in Adelaide!  There is […]

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Brighton Winter Solstice | Jetty Road | 18 Jun 2022

[ June 18, 2022; ]
Brighton Winter Solstice
Jetty Road, Brighton will be the place to be on Saturday 18 June to celebrate the winter solstice.
The street will come alive from 10am until 9pm with fire pits to keep you warm, live music and great food and wine by the street’s local traders.

Celebrate the winter solstice by supporting local Jetty Road […]

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Noarlunga Aquatic and Recreation Centre skate sessions

Weekly Skate Sessions | Noarlunga Aquatic & Recreation Centre

Weekly Skate Sessions at Noarlunga Aquatic & Recreation Centre
Spend Saturday afternoons with your skates on at Noarlunga Aquatic and Recreation Centre. 
Noarlunga Aquatic & Recreation Centre has weekly skate sessions on Saturday afternoons. Sessions go from 1:30pm to 3pm. Entry including skate hire is $6 for kids and $7.50 for adults.
Established in 1991, the Centre has […]

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Victor Harbor Winter WhaleFest | 11 Jun – 30 Jul 2022

[ June 11, 2022; ]
Victor Harbor WhaleFest 2022
Victor Harbor WhaleFest is a program of events celebrating the start of the whale season on the Fleurieu Peninsula.  
Whale Season has official begun in Victor Harbor with the first Southern Right Whale spotted out from the stunning Waitpinga cliffs in late May.  Join the month and a half long celebration of our […]

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