march 2016 Articles

Shields: power and protection in Aboriginal Australia | South Australian Museum | May 2016

[ March 24, 2016 to May 22, 2016. ]
Come on a journey with Jack Buckskin, Kaurna and Narrunga man, and discover the power of Aboriginal shields as symbols of cultural survival, regeneration and continuity.
The South Australian Museum’s exhibition Shields: Power and protection in Aboriginal Australia is a fascinating exploration of the role of shields in Aboriginal culture and history. Shields are not only […]

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Adelaide International Kite Festival 2016 | Review

Review of The Adelaide International Kite Festival (2016)
It was a glorious day at Semaphore for the Adelaide International Kite Festival.  As you can imagine flying kites is dependent on weather conditions. During the weekend the winds were not always favourable. We happened to pick the best time to go. Finally on Monday afternoon, the last […]

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WOMADelaide 2016 | Review

Over the March long weekend the beautiful Botanic Park transformed once again into the stunning venue for WOMADelaide; the pinnacle of Adelaide’s festival season!
With over 30 countries represented across the seven stages WOMAD offers festival goers a diverse and rich array of performances and experiences. The 2016 lineup was spectacular including artists such as Angelique […]

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Ended: WIN an In-Season Admit 4 Movie Pass for Disney’s The Jungle Book | In Cinemas 14 Apr 2016

The Jungle Book
Directed by Jon Favreau (Iron Man), based on Rudyard Kipling’s timeless stories and inspired by Disney’s classic animated film, The Jungle Book is an all-new live-action epic adventure about Mowgli (newcomer Neel Sethi), a man-cub who’s been raised by a family of wolves. But Mowgli finds he is no longer welcome in the […]

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Round 1 March From the Mall | 27 Mar 2016

[ March 27, 2016; 1:30 pm; ]
Heading to the footy? March from the Mall is back again in 2016!
Unfold Rundle Mall on your way to the oval! From 1pm head to the Gawler Place Canopy. The March, led by The Renegades, will be departing from 1.30pm!

From 11am, you’ll be able to:

Rock out to a Nova DJ and grab some freebies from Nova’s […]

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Easter at Naracoorte Caves | 25 – 28 Mar 2016

Easter at Naracoorte Caves

Spend your Easter long weekend exploring Naracoorte Caves. Extra tour times over the four days have been added, plus they have included night bat tours so you can get a glimpse of the night life of the Southern Bent-winged Bats.
The Naracoorte Caves are part of the 800,000 year old Naracoorte East Range. They are World […]

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Humbug Scrub Easter Fundraiser | 28 Mar 2016

[ March 28, 2016; 10:00 am; 10:00 am; ]
Head to Humbug Scrub on Easter Monday for a special day with food, drinks and fun.
This is a major fundraiser for the sanctuary where you can enjoy yourself and help the animals.

Hand feed wallabies, emus and birrds, visit Annabel the koala and stroll through the beautiful bushland. There will be a treasure hunt for the […]

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Easter Family Fun Day | Angus Neil Reserve | 26 Mar 2016

[ March 26, 2016; 12:00 pm; 12:00 pm; ]
Easter Family Fun Day at Angus Neill Reserve Seacliff
Join Perfect Petting Parties for this Family Fun Day and Easter Egg Hunt.
There will be heaps on offer including a petting zoo, face painting, craft actives and the Easter Egg Hunt! $15 will get each child unlimited access to activities or you can pay-per-attraction. Gold coin donation […]

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Earth Hour 2016  | Places We Love | 19 Mar 2016

[ March 19, 2016; 8:30 am; 8:30 am; ]
This year’s theme – Places We Love
Turn off your power for an hour on Saturday 19th March from 8:30pm and join the universal movement to shine a light on climate action.

Earth Hour is a great home-grown success story: an Aussie campaign designed to draw attention to tackling global warming and get people talking about what we […]

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Afternoon Delights at Shottesbrooke | 27 Mar 2016

[ March 27, 2016; 11:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
A day of great food, great wine and great music!
If a relaxing Easter Sunday sipping wine in the garden and kicking back to live music sounds splendid, put Sunday the 27th of March in your diary!
Unwind and enjoy live tunes over lunch by the explosively breathtaking and utterly unique MAX SAVAGE, while the local and […]

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Shepherds Hill Park Adventure Day | 20 Mar 2016

[ March 20, 2016; 10:00 am; 10:00 am; ]
Celebrate Shepherd’s Hill Recreation Park’s newly upgraded bike trails with this free Adventure Day!
Shepherds Hill Recreation Park has recently been transformed with the construction of new bike trails and the upgrading of old trails, plus new signage and fencing to make things safer and more fun. The local native bush has also benefited from new tree […]

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Easter at the Zoo | Adelaide and Monarto Zoo | March 2016

[ March 25, 2016 to March 28, 2016. ]
Did you know that both Adelaide Zoo and Monarto Zoo are open right over the Easter Weekend?
The new Nature’s Playground has only been open for a few short months, but already is a major draw to Adelaide Zoo and with a four day weekend coming up, it’s a great time to head to the Zoo and […]

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Australian Outdoor Living Spa and Pool Expo | 19 Mar 2016

[ March 19, 2016; 10:00 am; ]
Australian Outdoor Living will hold its first ever Spa and Pool Expo, their Summer Send Off Party, at the company’s spa showroom – the largest spa showroom in SA – at Regency Park on Saturday 19 March between 10am and 2pm.
Everyone is welcome to attend the free event, which will offer more than 15 top-of-the-range […]

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Pre 1931 Historic Vehicle Gathering Day | Adelaide Parklands | 20 Mar 2016

[ March 20, 2016; 10:30 am; 10:30 am; ]
Adelaide Parklands Comes Alive with Vintage Cars!
Almost 200 veteran and vintage cars, trucks and motorcycles are expected to converge on the Adelaide Parklands for a free public display on Sunday 20th March.

Organised by The Vintage Sports Car Club of South Australia, the 9th Annual Historic Motor vehicle Gathering Display Day once exclusively for vehicles built […]

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Easter Event for Kids | Trinity City Church | 27 Mar 2016

[ March 27, 2016; 10:30 am; ]

Enjoy drama, music, craft and then join the egg hunt!

Meet at 10.30am in the Trinity City Church and then join in ‘Something’s Up!’ in the Parish Hall.

Free car parking in the church car park or discounted tickets for Secure Parking North Terrace will be available at church.

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

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Friday Night Skating | Easter Theme | 18 Mar 2016

[ March 18, 2016; 7:00 pm to 9:30 pm. ]
The Gawler Sports and Community Centre are jazzing up their Friday Night Skating with a series of monthly Theme Nights.
Dress to the theme and win giveaways. This month dress-up to celebrate Easter.

Entry is $7.50 + $2.50 Skate Hire.

Activities include:

A visit from the Easter Bunny
Easter Egg giveaways
Free Hot Cross Bun giveaways when you get a photo with Easter […]

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Minecraft.Play.Learn Children’s Workshop | 19 Mar 2016

[ March 19, 2016; 9:30 am to 11:30 am. ]  

Why do children love playing Minecraft so much? They will tell you it is fun but it also gives them the freedom to create, pushing their imaginations and allowing them to be creative in a way they can’t be in the real world.
It encourages problem solving and in this workshop setting, they will get the […]

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One Mitcham Many Cultures Multicultural Fair| Harmony Day | 21 Mar 2016

[ March 21, 2016; 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Don’t miss One Mitcham Many Cultures Multicultural Fair in celebration of Harmony Day!
Some of the fantastic activities include a commando course by the 2nd Adelaide Scouts including a large ‘spider web’, tunnels to crawl through, a log bridge to walk over and a giant cargo net that people will need to crawl under to get to […]

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Loreto Autumn Fair | Marryatville | 19 Mar 2016

[ March 19, 2016; 10:00 am to 8:00 pm. ]
Loreto Autumn Fair.
Each year, the Loreto Autumn Fair is held within the beautiful lawns and heritage gardens of The Acacias.

A great day is planned with international food stalls and the Acacias Café with shady areas to sit and enjoy an espresso and cake. Tables wind their way to a well-stocked bar with excellent wines to accompany […]

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My family photo March 2016

Family Portrait Mini Sessions | My Family Photo | 20 Mar 2016

[ March 20, 2016; ]
Do you need an updated family portrait? Go along to the My Family Photo mini-sessions on Sunday 20 March 2016, 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 […]

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Easter Weekend at the Races | Clare Valley, Penola & Oakbank | 26 – 28 Mar 2016

[ March 26, 2016; March 27, 2016; March 28, 2016; ]
Clare Valley Easter Races | Easter Saturday 26 March
Make the most of the long weekend and enjoy an Easter escape to one of South Australia’s most beautiful wine regions. With gorgeous scenery, gourmet food and wine and the thrill of live racing all at your fingertips, there’s something for everyone at the Clare Easter Races!

A […]

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Ended: WIN a Family Pass to see Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom – Live on stage | 23 Mar 2016

Due to popular demand, a new date has been added for Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom – Live on Stage!
Fans can now see Ben and Holly at Dunstan Playhouse on Tuesday 22 March or Wednesday 23 March. To celebrate we have 2 Family Passes to give away for the show on Wednesday 23 March, valued at $200 […]

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Harmony Week at Findon Library | 20 Mar 2016

[ March 20, 2016; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Celebrate Harmony Week at Findon Library with a free afternoon of Italian culture, food and live music!
Experience traditional Italian cooking with demonstrations, recpies and tastings by MAM. No bookings required, just go along on the day and enjoy.

The Sunny Smiles team will also be there to help children make fresh pasta from scratch with a delicious […]

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Ended: WIN a Double Movie Pass for My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 | In cinemas 24 Mar 2016

My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2 | in cinemas 24 March 2016
Gold Circle Entertainment and HBO present a Playtone production of My Big Fat Greek Wedding 2, the long-awaited follow-up to the highest-grossing romantic comedy of all time.  Written by Academy Award® nominee Nia Vardalos, who stars alongside the entire returning cast of favorites, the […]

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Brat Kids Carnival | Adelaide Fringe 2016 | Review

[ March 13, 2016; 3:00 pm; March 14, 2016; 3:00 pm; ]

The show began before the show! In the 10 minutes of so before the Brat Kids Carnival was due to start, it’s MC, a friendly and welcoming Fez was already interacting with the crowd – repeatedly offering water as it was a high 30’s day, playing banana throwing games with one of the stars of the show […]

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Adelaide Youth Orchestra Brighton Concert | 20 Mar 2016

[ March 20, 2016; 3:00 pm; ]
An exciting concert of orchestral and wind orchestra masterpieces with the Adelaide Youth Wind Orchestra and Adelaide Youth Sinfonia.
Experience the Adelaide Youth Orchestras in an intimate setting at Brighton Secondary School. The duration of this performance is 2 hours, including 20 minute interval

Adelaide Youth Wind Orchestra | Al Kidney – Conductor

Adelaide Youth Sinfonia | Minas Berberyan – Conductor

Book tickets on […]

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Giddy Up! Sundays at Findon Library | 13 Mar 2016

[ March 13, 2016; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ]
Findon Library are hosting Giddy Up! Free Adelaide Cup activities for the kids.
Make a recycled horse out of new and used materials all ready for the big race. Suitable for children 2-8 years and their carers.

This is a free event but bookings are essential and can be made by calling 8408 1333 or registering at the […]

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Big Hero 6 | Outdoor Cinema | 18 Mar 2016

[ March 18, 2016; 8:00 pm; ]
Free Outdoor Cinema! What a great way to see a movie with friends and family!
Due to the resoundingly positive response to the free family movie nights in Salisbury Civic Square, the City of Salisbury are delighted to invite you to the next movie in their outdoor cinema series, Big Hero 6.

Bring along your blankets, pillows and chairs and […]

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The Lion King | Adelaide Open Air Cinema | 23 Mar 2016

[ March 23, 2016; 6:00 pm; ]
Nants ingonyama bagithi Baba! Re-watch the beloved Disney classic in the open Glenelg savannah!
When was the last time you sang with Rafiki and danced with Timon and Pumba? Ben & Jerry’s Openair Cinema is bringing one of Disney’s best animations back for everyone to enjoy under the stars. Follow Simba and Nala in their shenanigans and […]

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Mini Musicians | Music Activity Classes | 18 months – 5 years

Mini-Musicians is a family music activity class for children from 18 months to 5 years of age.
Children have a natural ability and interest in music which can be fostered and developed by beginning music lessons at a young age.
Mini Musicians classes integrate speech, song, percussion instruments, games and movement, providing children with the opportunity to […]

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