november 2021 Articles

Clifford the Big Red Dog | Movie Review

Clifford the Big Red Dog Movie Review
Expect to fall in puppy love with this adventure comedy flick – dog lover or otherwise. 
by Carla Caruso
Clifford the Big Red Dog is one of those movies that the whole family can really enjoy (Rated PG).
There’s Jack Whitehall, who plays the slightly hapless uncle and has a Hugh Grant-like charm. […]

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Christmas Tree Farm | Chandlers Hill | South Australia

[ November 24, 2021 to December 23, 2021. ]
The Christmas Tree Farm at Chandlers Hill
The Christmas Tree Farm at Chandlers Hill is the oldest farm in South Australia, providing Christmas trees since 1955.
There is plenty to see and do for the whole family at Christmas Tree Farm in Chandlers Hill.  You can explore their acres of farmland, take photos with their reindeer mascot, […]

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KickStart for Kids | New Operations Hub

KickStart for Kids
KickStart for Kids is excited to officially open their brand new million-dollar warehouse/office space, creating a central hub for all operations thanks to the generous donations and support from a range of South Australian businesses.
Having completed construction at the end of 2020, the large purpose-built facility has allowed KickStart for Kids to reach […]

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Wallis Mainline Drive In | Our Last Summer – Memories That Remain

Wallis Cinema’s Mainline Drive-In to close in 2022
Adelaide’s only remaining outdoor drive-in cinema – Mainline Drive-In at Gepps Cross – will close in February 2022.
The Wallis family, after 65 years of operating, has made the difficult decision to close the Gepps Cross Mainline Drive-In after the upcoming Summer season. Announcing the news on their Wallis […]

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Re-Cycled Bike Sale | Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc. | 27 Nov 2021

[ November 27, 2021; ]
Re-Cycled Bike Sale at Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc.
Looking for a new bike? Lighthouse Youth Projects Inc. mentors and students have been restoring and repairing a whole bunch of donated bikes with a whole lot of love and they are ready for a new home.
They have a wide range of recycled bikes in a wide range […]

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Semapaw Park Official Opening Day | 27 Nov 2021

[ November 27, 2021; ]
Semapaw Park Official Opening Day – Semaphore Park Dog Park
Celebrate the new dog friendly space in Charles Sturt and learn how to get the most of what this park has to offer.
Semapaw park is a new generation of dog park located in Semaphore Park with two separate areas for dogs to enjoy. The Active Area […]

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Loxton Lights Festival | Christmas in Loxton | 27 Nov – 31 Dec 2021

[ November 27, 2021 to December 31, 2021. ]
Loxton Lights Festival 2021
Loxton is the home of Christmas in the Riverland.  Every year the Loxton Lights Festival gets bigger and better than the last and in 2021 they’re back once again.
Christmas is a magical time, full of enchantment, celebration and family. Now in its 30th year, the Loxton Lights Festival will once again showcase […]

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Domes on Hutt Street | Cirkidz | 27 Nov 2021

[ November 27, 2021; ]
Domes on Hutt Street
Shop for treasure on Hutt Street in the City and enjoy a live circus performance thanks to Cirkidz. 
An event the whole family will enjoy, Hutt Street will come alive with two free Cirkidz performances on the corner of Halifax Street and Hutt Street on Saturday 27 November 2021. This event encourages you […]

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Tusmore Park Wading Pool – Refurbishment Plans

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Tusmore Park Wading Pool Upgrade
The Tusmore Park wading pool has been popular with families, particularly those with toddler-aged children, for many years. However, at more than 50 years old it reached the end of its useful life and is currently undergoing a complete refurbishment.
In recent times, closures of the pool have become […]

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Freedom Park Two Wells

New Freedom Park Sensory & Nature Playground at Two Wells | Nov 2021

Freedom Park at Two Wells 
South Australian families can now experience best practice in nature and sensory play at the state’s newest playground which has opened in the northern suburbs.
The new playground, Freedom Park, within Liberty at Two Wells is the latest milestone in a $1.2 billion residential precinct that is creating over 3,000 new homes […]

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Bauble Canopy

Bauble Canopy Lighting Installation | Vaughan Place & Peel Street Adelaide | Until 2 Jan 2022

[ November 17, 2021 to December 31, 2021. January 1, 2022 to January 2, 2022. ]
Bauble Canopy Lighting Installation in the City of Adelaide
Vaughan Place and Peel Street are looking extra special this festive season thanks to the brand new Bauble Canopy installation.
Award winning artists Renzo B. Larriviere and Zara Pasfield of Atelier Sisu are behind the installations that are made up of vivid colour spheres. The spheres change colour […]

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Lunar Eclipse Live Stream | 19 Nov 2021

[ November 19, 2021; ]
Watch the Lunar Eclipse Friday 19 November 2021
The public is invited to join the Astronomical Society of South Australia (ASSA) for a special online event to view a live stream of the near-total Partial Lunar Eclipse on Friday 19 November 2021. The live stream is free to watch and is suitable for viewers of all ages regardless of their knowledge of the night […]

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164th Gawler Show | Gawler Showgrounds | 20 & 21 Nov 2021

[ November 20, 2021 to November 21, 2021. ]
164th Gawler Show
South Australia’s largest regional show is back in 2021 at the Gawler Showgrounds
The 164th Gawler Show will be held on Saturday 20 and Sunday 21 November 2021. There will be food, wine, free entertainment, rides, show bags, animals, market stalls, traditional show exhibits and much more.

Please note: there will be no Fireworks this year, […]

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Harvest The Fleurieu Season Opener | 21 Nov 2021

[ November 21, 2021; ]
Harvest the Fleurieu Season Opener Event
Due to the winter weather forecast on Saturday, Harvest the Fleurieu have made the decision to postpone the event until Sunday 21 November 2021. 
There is a fabulous family friendly day planned with face painting, bouncy castle, live music and a special meet the suppliers area where you get to chat […]

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Marble Hill Spring Open Days | 19-22 Nov 2021

[ November 19, 2021 to November 22, 2021. ]
Marble Hill Spring Open Days
Marble Hill hosts seven official Open Days per year to highlight the history and heritage of the former Vice-Regal property. 
Marble Hill was the summer residence of the governors of South Australia until it burnt down in the Black Sunday bushfire of 1955. Now it is privately owned.

Although Marble Hill is a […]

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Moonlight Cinema | Rymill Park Adelaide | 26 Nov 2021 – 16 Jan 2022

[ November 26, 2021 to January 16, 2022. ]
Moonlight Cinema Adelaide
Australia’s favourite outdoor cinema is back for the summer at a new location in Adelaide – Rymill Park/Murlawirrapurka.  
Moonlight Cinema tickets are now on sale for their summer film line-up, starting with Cruella (PG) on Friday 26 November and The Greatest Showman (PG) on Saturday 27 November.  Promising their most epic season yet, […]

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Adelaide Summer School Holidays – Activities, Events & Ideas for Kids & Families

[ December 11, 2021 to January 30, 2022. ]  
Summer School Holidays in Adelaide 
Find out what to do and where to go during the December and January School Holidays with kids in Adelaide. This is your handy guide to the top activities, ideas, events and school holiday programs in Adelaide during the school holidays.
South Australian Summer School Holidays:
Saturday 11 December 2021 – Sunday […]

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School Holiday Activities | Mercedes College Vacation Care

Mercedes College Vacation Care Bookings Now Open
Bookings are now open for Mercedes College Summer Vacation Care – a fun filled programme for children from Reception to Year 7.
During the school holidays, Mercedes College offers a Vacation Care programme for children from Reception to Year 7.  Their activities are linked to the ‘My Time, Our Place’ […]

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Adelaide’s Christmas Festival | City of Adelaide | 2021

[ November 15, 2021 to December 25, 2021. ]
Have a cracker of a Christmas in the city this year thanks to the City of Adelaide!
Every year Adelaide’s Christmas Festival brings you a range of festive events, live performances, activations, and installations to bring Christmas alive in the city. This year is no exception! Check out this year’s highlights below.

Giant Christmas Tree
Soaring 25 metres […]

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Giant Christmas Tree at the Mortlock | State Library of South Australia

[ December 1, 2020 to January 9, 2022. ]
Giant Christmas Tree at the State Library in Adelaide
This year the magic of Christmas comes to the Mortlock Library, one of the most beautiful libraries in the world. There is something for everyone to see and discover, from the largest indoor Christmas tree in Adelaide from storytelling sessions under the tree, to fascinating and fun […]

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top 10 christmas things to see and do adelaide

Top 10 Christmas Things to See and Do Around Adelaide & Great Christmas Gift Ideas

[ November 13, 2021 to December 31, 2021. ]
Christmas in Adelaide – Top 10 Things to See and Do
Christmas time brings a sense of wonder and excitement to little people as the big day draws near. For this magical time of year, we’ve put together a list of the best Christmas things to see and do, and places to go around Adelaide that […]

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West Torrens Brewery Riverbank Christmas Lights Display | 13-25 Dec 2021

[ December 13, 2021 to December 25, 2021. ]
West End Brewery Christmas Riverbank Lights Display
The iconic West End Brewery Riverbank Christmas Lights Display will go ahead in 2021, presented by West End.
The 2021 Christmas Lights Display at Thebarton will have a shortened duration due to COVID restrictions, open from Monday 13 December until Christmas Day inclusive. To ensure patrons’ health and safety, guests […]

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Pick Your Own Cherries – Adelaide Hills & Fleurieu Peninsula

Cherry Picking around Adelaide and Cherry Shed Door Sales
There’s nothing that says summer more than when fresh, juicy, red, sweet, local cherries are available. When the cherry season arrives it reminds us that Christmas is near. 
If you love eating cherries, a fun way to get them is to pick your own. Similar to picking your […]

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Wonder Recycling Rewards Program Result | National Recycling Week | Nov 2021

Wonder’s 2021 Wonder Recycling Rewards
The launch of Wonder’s 2021 Wonder Recycling Rewards program saw over 1,000 schools and 400,000 kids participate in the recycling of bread bags and soft plastics.
An impressive 6,036 kilograms of soft plastics were collected, which is the equivalent to 1.7million bread bags that might otherwise have ended up in landfill. In […]

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Ended: WIN Tickets to A Boy Called Christmas | In Cinemas 25 Nov 2021

A Boy Called Christmas | In Cinemas 25 November 2021
With an all-star cast that includes Maggie Smith, Jim Broadbent, Sally Hawkins & Kristen Wiig, A BOY CALLED CHRISTMAS is the must-see family film this Holiday Season.
An ordinary young boy called Nikolas sets out on an extraordinary adventure into the snowy north in search of his […]

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A Boy Called Christmas – Movie Review | In Cinemas 25 Nov 2021

[ November 25, 2021; ]
A Boy Called Christmas | In Cinemas 25 November 2021
Christmas comes early as the trailer is released for Gil Kenan’s (Monster House, Ghostbusters: Afterlife) live-action magical adventure, A BOY CALLED CHRISTMAS.
An ordinary young boy called Nikolas sets out on an extraordinary adventure into the snowy north in search of his father who is on a […]

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Speech Pathology Australia’s 2021 Book of the Year Award Winner | Look, Baby!

Book of the Year Award Winner – Look, Baby!
Raising Literacy Australia’s Look, Baby! wins esteemed Book of the Year award.
Look, Baby! written by Janeen Brian and illustrated by Renée Treml, has been announced as Speech Pathology Australia’s 2021 Book of Year, in the birth to three years category. This year’s awards attracted 248 nominees across […]

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Immersion – Review | Immerse @ Light | Adelaide | Nov 2021

Immersion – Interactive Digital Experience Review
Immersion is an interactive digital creation narrated by Adelaide’s Erik Thomson and created by a local team of South Australians with an extensive background in interactive multimedia. The concept encourages viewers to feel as though they are immersed in a different time and place, almost travellers in time watching evolution […]

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Glenelg foreshore playground

Glenelg Foreshore Playspace | Glenelg | Review

Glenelg Foreshore Playground Review
The foreshore of Glenelg has long been a place for visitors and locals alike to visit with the historical jetty, eateries and attractions, but the $1.3M Glenelg Foreshore Playspace installed in 2015 has given this area a new purpose. It’s a great place for families to stop and enjoy the atmosphere, and […]

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epic gel wars community day

Epic Gel Wars Community Open Day | Mega Courts Indoor Sports | 28 Nov 2021

[ November 28, 2021; ]
Epic Gel Wars Community Open Day
A collaborative community gel ball event.
Dedicated enthusiasts are hosting a community event aimed at being inclusive to NEW and current players. Bring your friends and family as they continue to bring bigger and better gel ball events to the community that’s recovering after a massive change to the laws around […]

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Thin Ice VR | SA Museum | 20 Nov 2021 – 6 Feb 2022

[ November 20, 2021 to February 6, 2022. ]
Thin Ice VR
From the only person to authentically recreate Shackleton’s journey of survival, Tim Jarvis AM brings you closer to the epic experience than ever before in a 20-minute historical re-creation documentary VR experience.
In 1914, in one of the last great expeditions of the heroic age of Antarctic exploration, Sir Ernest Shackleton set out on […]

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Feeding Fussy Eaters Workshop | Torrensville | 23 Nov 2021

[ November 23, 2021; ]
Feeding Fussy Eaters Workshop
Go along to talk about mealtimes and how to overcome mealtime challenges for fussy eaters with Skye Shute from Lively Eaters.
The session is aimed at parents with children aged 0-5. Over the years, Skye Shute has developed a keen interest in the areas of paediatric feeding, feeding difficulties, tongue and lip ties […]

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Australia’s Top 50 Kids Books for 2021

Better Reading – Australia’s Top 50 Kids Books for 2021
Each year, Australian kids, parents, teachers, librarians and book lovers have their say about which children’s books and authors they love to read. It is a true reflection of what Australian kids read, featuring a mix of classics, middle-grade, picture books and YA.
The 2021 top spot […]

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Wednesday’s at the Glandore Community Centre

Wednesday’s at the Glandore Community Centre
Glandore Community Centre are hosting Wednesday activities for the community. 
Bring down a picnic dinner, hang out in the new playground, play lawn games, listen to tunes and enjoy a sausage sizzle in the park while the community makes the most of daylight savings. Sausages will be cooked 4pm to 6.30pm for […]

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Murray Bridge Riverfront Christmas Festival | 19 & 20 Nov 2021

[ November 19, 2021 to November 20, 2021. ]
Kookaburra Homes Murray Bridge Riverfront Christmas Festival 2021
The Kookaburra Homes Festival will kick off on Friday 19 November from 5pm until 9pm and continue Saturday 20 November from 11am until 9pm.  There will be food trucks, market stalls, amusement rides, entertainment, bands and fun for the whole family.
The Bridgeport Hotel Christmas Parade will commence on […]

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Olaf Presents | Five Disney Classics on Disney+ | 12 Nov 2021

[ November 12, 2021; ]
Disney Olaf Presents
In “Olaf Presents,” Olaf steps into the spotlight and goes from snowman to showman as he takes on the roles of producer, actor, costumer and set builder for his unique “retelling” of five favourite Disney animated tales.
The show will include a series of new animated shorts from Walt Disney Animation Studios. The charismatic […]

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autism speed friending

Speed Friending | Autism Spectrum or Social Difficulties (18+) | 13 Nov 2021

[ November 13, 2021; ]
Speed Friending
A night of speed friending in a fun and supportive environment. 
Are you interested in making new friends? Campbelltown City Council are excited to present a free social event for people 18+ on the autism spectrum or who experience social difficulties. This event has been organised by people on the autism spectrum and with lived […]

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Santaland Adelaide | Myer Rundle Mall | Now Open for Bookings from 13 Nov 2021

[ November 13, 2021 to December 24, 2021. ]
Santaland Myer Christmas Experience in Rundle Mall, Adelaide
In the lead up to Christmas, the Santaland Express Train is at Myer Adelaide for families to jump aboard and ride to visit Father Christmas.
Santaland will open on Saturday 13  November 2021 and BOOKINGS ARE NOW OPEN – bookings are essential this year so families will need to sign up […]

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The Best Runs, Walks & Rides in Your Local Council | South Australia

 
SA Councils Hiking, Cycling & Walking Trails, Parks & Gardens 
South Australia has fantastic walking, hiking and cycling trails, parks and gardens plus sporting and community facilities that are maintained by our local councils. These facilities provide space for friends, families and community groups to keep healthy and spend quality time together. 
Our social activities, gatherings and […]

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Twilight Markets Christies Beach Rotary Park

Christies Beach Twilight Markets | Nov 2021 – Mar 2022

[ November 5, 2021; November 12, 2021; November 19, 2021; December 3, 2021; December 17, 2021; December 31, 2021; January 14, 2022; January 28, 2022; February 11, 2022; February 25, 2022; March 11, 2022; March 25, 2022; ]
Christies Beach Twilight Markets
Enjoy market stalls, kids amusements, live music and food trucks.
The Twilight Markets are back at Christies Beach with kids amusements, live music and food trucks. The market is on Fridays fortnightly from 5pm to 9pm starting in November 2021 and finishing in March 2022 for lots of summer fun. It is held […]

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