october 2016 Articles

Sunday Picnic at Turkey Flat | 30 Oct 2016

[ October 30, 2016; 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm. ]
Sunday Picnic, Turkey Flat
Bring your picnic rug & your friends & settle in for the afternoon as you celebrate spring with a long, lazy picnic in their gardens Sunday 30 October 2016.
Turkey Flat will have the rosé and QQ cocktail on ice, a special red or two pouring, a lamb on a spit, some tunes playing […]

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Lake Breeze Picnic

Lake Breeze Picnic | Langhorne Creek | 30 Oct 2016

[ October 30, 2016; 11:00 am; ]  

Lake Breeze Picnic
The Lake Breeze Picnic is a fun day of food and wine and is the perfect opportunity to relax with friends under the shady gums at Lake Breeze.
Lake Breeze welcomes Fleurieu Peninsula foodies, Mullygrub food truck and From Humble Grounds coffee, joining the picnic this year.  The Squirrel Grip guys will be dishing up some cool music […]

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Halloween Fork on the Road

Halloween Fork | 28 Oct 2016

[ October 28, 2016; 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm. ]
Halloween Fork on the Road
Join in on Friday 28 October 2016 for a Halloween celebration at Harts Mill in the Port. All your food trucks, local brewers and wine makers, dressing up, tunes and -when the sun goes down- an outdoor movie!!
Costumes are encouraged and will be rewarded.

Following sunset there a free special twilight screening of […]

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Kent Town Hotel Halloween

Halloween Scavenger Hunt | Kent Town Hotel | 31 Oct 2016

[ October 31, 2016; 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
Halloween Scavenger Hunt at the Kent Town Hotel
The Jungle will transform into a spooky Halloween maze filled with lots of haunts and surprises! All little ghosts, zombies, witches and wizards are welcome!
Dress up and bring in the kids on 31 October 2016 for the Jungle Halloween Trick or Treat Scavenger Hunt at the Kent Town […]

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Trick or Treat at Blakes Crossing | 30 Oct 2016

[ October 30, 2016; 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
Trick or Treat at Blakes Crossing
Ghosts, Goblins and Spooky Spiders will be out on the streets in Blakes Crossing from 1pm to 5pm on Sunday, 30 October 2016.
Bring the kids down to Trick or Treat in the Blakes Crossing Display Home Village, Sales and Info Centre and Fasta Pasta from 1 pm – 5 pm. Kids: […]

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Halloween at IKEA Adelaide | 31 Oct 2016

[ October 31, 2016; 5:00 pm; ]
Halloween at IKEA Adelaide
Let the family celebrate Halloween this year with these fun costume ideas and in-store activities with IKEA Adelaide!
IKEA Adelaide is hosting a Halloween Trick or Treat Treasure Hunt for kids on Monday 31 October from 5:30pm – 7:30pm.

There will also be a spooky, Halloween inspired Creative Kids Workshop (free) on Monday 31 […]

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Pirate School with Captain McStinky | Carrick Hill | 5 – 16 Oct 2016

[ October 12, 2016 to October 16, 2016. ] Come and be entertained at Carrick Hill these School Holidays
This school holidays, Carrick Hill is hosting performances to appeal to children and adults alike. Come dressed as a pirate, mermaid or fairy to see Captain McStinky. The October school holiday program will be run by Ms Tracey Davis and Mr Eugene Suleau of ‘Improkids’ and Mr […]

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Trails Less Travelled | Mount Lofty | 16 Oct 2016

[ October 16, 2016; ]
Trails Less Travelled – hike Mt Lofty from a different direction Sunday 16 October 2016 8am-1pm
Most Adelaidians are familiar with the Waterfall Gully track to Mt Lofty Summit but did you know there are at least 9 other routes that can get you to the top? Come and join one of these hosted walks and […]

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Stirling Laneways

Stirling Laneways | Adelaide Hills Market | 2016/2017

[ October 23, 2016; November 27, 2016; December 18, 2016; January 22, 2017; February 26, 2017; March 26, 2017; April 23, 2017; ]
Stirling Laneways Market is back!
Stirling Laneways is ‘more than a market’ – it’s a celebration of life and brings a fresh burst of colour to the picturesque streetscape of the Adelaide Hills village. Follow your feet through the lanes and side-streets of Stirling to discover a vibrant convergence of artists and entertainers, pop-up stalls and local […]

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Rudolf The Black Cat

Japanese Film Festival | Oct 2016

[ October 21, 2016 to October 23, 2016. October 28, 2016 to October 30, 2016. ]
The Japanese Film Festival
The Japanese Film Festival (JFF) returns in 2016 for its 20th anniversary with a huge national tour of Canberra, Adelaide, Brisbane, Perth, Sydney and Melbourne, shining a spotlight on the best of Japanese culture.

The Japanese Film Festival will be held in Adelaide on 21 – 23 October and 28 – 30 October 2016 at […]

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Baby's Day Out

Baby’s Day Out | 30 Oct 2016

[ October 30, 2016; 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Baby’s Day Out
The Australian Breastfeeding Association (Western Adelaide group) with OPAL Charles Sturt Council are excited to be hosting a Baby’s Day Out celebration.
Pack a picnic and relax on the lawns with sensory activities for some free activities for little ones as well as:

face painting
imagination playground; and
nature play activities for kids.

Fruit and light […]

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CanTeen Bandanna Day | 28 Oct 2016

[ October 28, 2016; ]  

Canteen Bandanna Day
Iconic Bandanna Day Supports SA Youth living with Cancer
Youth cancer charity CanTeen will celebrate iconic National Bandanna Day (NBD) this month on Friday 28 October 2016, in an effort to raise essential funds and awareness for young people aged 12-25 affected by cancer, including 250 young people currently supported by CanTeen SA/NT.
South Australian schools, […]

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Government House Open Day | 23 Oct 2016

[ October 23, 2016; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Government House Open Day
Learn about the current workings of Government House and explore the gardens at Government House Open Day.
Visitors are welcome to view the State Rooms of Government House, which has been the home of every Governor since the House was built in 1839.

Government House staff and volunteer guides will provide an insight on how […]

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Spring Book Sale | Wakefield Press | 15 & 16 Oct 2016

[ October 15, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. October 16, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Spring Book Sale
SA’s homegrown publisher Wakefield Press is blooming with bargains across their huge range of titles at the Spring Book Sale.
Art, history, politics, fiction, food: whatever you’re interested in, they have got a book (or three) for you. They’ll be offering 3 for the price of 2* on all books and if you spend over $75, they […]

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Festival of Vintage | Boats, Planes, Trains | 15 & 16 Oct 2016

[ October 15, 2016; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. October 16, 2016; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
The Festival of Vintage
Set aside October 15-16 to visit Port Adelaide and step-back-in-time at The Festival of Vintage: Boats, Planes and Trains
With the world’s largest operative wooden Tall-Ship, Tenacious, docked at the Wharf, The Festival of Vintage will see the Lipson Street precinct, the three museums and Hart’s Mill come alive.

The bustle of the vintage […]

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Tea Tree Gully Gymsports 50th birthday | 16 Oct 2016

[ October 16, 2016; ]
Tea Tree Gully Gymsports 50th birthday celebrations
It’s an extra special year for Tea Tree Gully Gymsports as they celebrate their 50th birthday.

Tea Tree Gully Gymsports would like to invite all members past and present as well as members of the public to their 50th celebration on Sunday 16 October 2016 at 10am.

They are making this event one to remember: a carnival […]

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Mickster the Trickster's Magic Mayhem Magic Show

Mickster the Trickster’s Magic Mayhem Magic Show | Cabaret Under the Star | 29 Oct 2016

[ October 29, 2016; 2:00 pm; ]
Mickster the Trickster’s Magic Mayhem Magic Show
Mickster the Trickster, one of SA’s leading children’s entertainers, presents his new family magic show Magic Mayhem. After performing at over 200 venues across SA he has truly mastered the recipe for keeping the kids (and adults) excited, laughing and mesmerised from start to finish.

Mickster takes the audience on a fun & interactive […]

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Kids Halloween Spooktacular

Kids’ Halloween Spooktacular Show and Disco | 22 Oct 2016

[ October 22, 2016; ]
Kids’ Halloween Spooktacular Show and Disco
A spookariffic show for kids hosted by kids! The Fame Train Gang presents a fun, interactive show and disco for all ages.
Mums, Dads, Grandparents, friends and kids come dressed in your best fancy dress. There are games to be played and prizes to be won!

Drinks and snacks are available for […]

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Best Ice Cream Places in Adelaide: Scroll ice cream flavours

Scroll Ice Cream Adelaide | A Flavour Sensation | Review

Scroll ice cream is a unique ice cream experience with amazing flavours that pop in your mouth.
Inspired by Thai street vendors, Scroll use a cold plate technique – a unique method which is something we haven’t experienced before. They pride themselves in using local ingredients and the result is flavour that you can really taste.
Scroll […]

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Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta

How to make Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta | Messy Play Recipe

Messy Play ideas: How to make Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta
Looking for an indoor activity that is super easy? Why not make some Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta? It’s inexpensive and good sensory fun.
What you’ll need to make Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta

dry spaghetti
a snap lock bag or a container to mix it in
food colouring
cooking oil (optional)

How to make Rainbow Spaghetti Pasta
Cook a packet (or […]

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playdough recipe

How to Make Playdough | Uncooked Playdough Recipe

How to Make Playdough – Uncooked Playdough Recipe
This is an uncooked playdough recipe which is super easy to make.  My playdough recipe testers really enjoyed kneading the warm playdough mixture and said it was good playdough because it was soft and smooth and squishy. They also loved seeing the drops of food colouring gradually mix into […]

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all you can eat pizza

All You Can Eat Pizza and Kids Eat Free | The Table Cafe & Wine Bar | Lyndoch | 13 Oct 2016

All you can eat pizza!
This Thursday 13 October 2016 go along to the Table Cafe and Wine Bar for all you can eat pizza.
$25/person gets you all-you-can-eat-pizza + 1 free Hofbrau.
Kids under 12 eat free (with every full paying adult).
This is a family friendly event in the beer garden of the Table Cafe and Wine […]

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Rolld Vietnamese Street Food Free Feed Day

Roll’d Vietnamese Street Food Free Feed Day | Marion | 13 Oct 2016

[ October 13, 2016; 10:30 am; ]
Roll’d Vietnamese Street Food Free Feed Day
Roll’d have brought the streets of Vietnam to 50 locations around Australia and now it’s time for them to open their first Adelaide store in Westfield Marion.

To celebrate they’re shouting you some of their menu favourites for freebies.

Get down between 11.30am-2.30pm to grab 2 x free rice paper Soldiers®. Or head […]

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Bupa RideAbout | 2016

[ October 30, 2016; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. November 13, 2016; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. December 4, 2016; 9:00 am to 2:00 pm. ]
Bupa RideAbout 2016: Family. Fun. Together.
If you’re looking for an exciting weekend activity to get the family outdoors together during the warmer weather, Bupa has the answer with its new Adelaide RideAbout series.
Bupa RideAbout is designed for all ages and abilities to hop on a bike and explore the best of Adelaide’s beautiful parks. To add […]

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Beans & Sprouts Family Day | Glover Playground | 15 Oct 2016

[ October 15, 2016; 10:00 am to 5:00 pm. ]
City South Association is thrilled to present another of its free family day events – Beans & Sprouts!
This time it will be held at a different playspace to celebrate the fabulous Glover Playground on South Terrace in the City (near the corner of Pulteney St).

It all happens on Saturday 15 October 2016 from 10am to 5pm.

Go along and […]

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garage sale trail

Adelaide Garage Sale Trail | 22 Oct 2016

[ October 22, 2016; ]
Adelaide Garage Sale Trail | Saturday 22 October 2016
Save the date for this year’s Garage Sale Trail!

There are 7.4 million garages in Australia. What if every one of them had a garage sale on the same day That’s the idea behind the Garage Sale Trail.

On Saturday 22 October 2016, join hundreds and thousands of Australians on […]

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ENDED: Win Tickets to Lah-Lah’s Big Live Band | 14 to 16 Oct 2016

[ October 7, 2016 11:00 pm to October 11, 2016 11:00 pm. ]
Win tickets to Lah-Lah’s Big Live Band in Adelaide
Lah-Lah’s Big Live Band, stars of ABC Kids are coming to Norwood on Friday 14 October, Gawler on Saturday 15 October and Golden Grove on Sunday 16 October. To celebrate, we have 2 VIP meet and greets and 2 family passes (4 tickets) to the show of your choice.

You’ll […]

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Kids Market

Kids’ Market | 8 Oct 2016

[ October 8, 2016; 10:30 am; ]
Kids’ Market
A market especially for kids – run by kids! This Saturday 8 October 2016 there will be a kids’ market at Clarence Park Community Centre from 10:30am – 12:30pm.

Come along and browse a range of fantastic stalls selling pre-loved toys, home-made treats and handmade crafts.

Come along and find some treasures. Light snacks and drinks […]

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Mummy & Me High Tea | Lautrec Cafe 14 Oct 2016

[ October 14, 2016; 12:00 pm; ]
What a special way to finish the school holidays with Mummy and Me High Tea!
Editor’s Note: This event is fully booked {12 October 2016}

This school holiday extravaganza High Tea at Lautrec cafe includes a beautiful surprise Princess Host, crafts, take home treats, face painting, balloons, photo time, story time, games!

$25 per person – ask about […]

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Kids Yoga Come and Try | Soulful Kids | 7 & 14 Oct 2016

[ October 7, 2016; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. October 14, 2016; 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm. ]
Fun filled class that nourishes body, mind and Soul!
Classes designed with Mindfulness, Yoga, Positive Psychology and Relaxation… all in a themed way that is fun for kids!

Kids report feeling calm, happy, relaxed, free, light and focused!

Soulful kids, aims to share practical tools and inspiration from leading experts and other families that creates more ease, connection and fun […]

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