september 2016 Articles

Talk Like a Pirate Day | 19 Sep 2016

[ September 19, 2016; ]
Talk Like a Pirate Day, nationally recognised as the major fundraiser for Childhood Cancer Support, is an opportunity to polish ye hook and say “AHOY there, me hearties” to all ye mateys, school crew and work mates.
Talking or dressing up like a Pirate for a whole day might seem a little silly, right? In reality, your […]

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Coppelia | South Australian Children’s Ballet Company | 17 & 18 Sep 2016

[ September 17, 2016; 12:00 am; September 18, 2016; 12:00 am; ]
The South Australian Children’s Ballet  Company will be performing Coppelia for their season.
Paul Boyd, internationally renowned choreographer, has given new life to this timeless story of Coppelia. The South Australian Children’s Ballet Company will provide talented young South Australian dancers with the opportunity to perform a variety of dance styles and to introduce the world of […]

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AFL Grand Final Botanic Park

Ended: WIN Tickets to the AFL Grand Final Live in Botanic Park 2016

2016 TOYOTA AFL GRAND FINAL LIVE – 1 October 2016 – an officially sanctioned AFL event to be held in Botanic Park (next to the Adelaide Botanic Garden) gives Adelaideans the chance to celebrate every minute of the iconic event with friends and family watching Channel Seven’s live coverage on huge LED super screens throughout […]

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2016 OzAsia Festival

2016 OzAsia Festival | 17 Sep – 3 Oct |

2016 OzAsia Festival
OzAsia Festival is Australia’s leading international arts festival presenting the best theatre, dance, music, film and visual arts from across Asia. The 2016 OzAsia Festival program features an impressive array of performance works by contemporary Asian artists who are pioneering work in their field.
The 2016 OzAsia Festival features 47 major events, including 35 Australian […]

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INDOfest 2016

Indofest 2016 | a free community event for all the family | 25 Sep 2016

[ September 25, 2016; 11:00 am; ]
Indofest 2016 a free community event for all the family

Let the archipelago of Indonesia come to you with INDOfest. Food stalls, music and dance, cooking demonstrations and more. Keep the kids busy with art and craft participation.

INDOfest is a FREE family event with lots to see and do. See the full program here.
Indofest will take place on […]

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FabricAsian | A Weekend of Fun for all the Family | 24 Sep – 25 Sep 2016

[ September 24, 2016 12:00 pm to September 25, 2016 12:00 pm. ]
fabricASIAN, a weekend of fun for all the family at the 2016 OzAsia Festival
FabricASIAN is a vibrant, fun-filled and free family event presented by the Migration Museum.  There’ll be performances of dance and other entertainment, art and craft workshops, cultural demonstrations, talks, traditional and contemporary fashion, kids’ activities and more.

FabricASIAN runs from 24 – 25 September 2016 and is […]

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OzAsia Free Outdoor Music Concert Series

Free Outdoor Live Music Concert Series | Elder Park | OzAsia Festival | 21 Sep – 1 Oct 2016

[ September 21, 2016 6:00 pm to October 1, 2016 6:00 pm. ]
Free Outdoor Live Music Concert Series
To celebrate OzAsia Festival’s 10 Year Anniversary, a special Outdoor Live Music Concert Series, which is free for everyone to enjoy, will run over ten nights in Elder Park with high profile international artists each night.

There’ll also be great food from Good Fortune Market and great music from across our region.
It’s […]

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The Heights Observatory Public Viewing Nights | Modbury Heights | Sep – Dec 2016

[ September 9, 2016; 8:00 pm; November 4, 2016; 8:30 pm; December 9, 2016; 8:30 pm; ]  

The Heights Observatory
The Heights Observatory is a joint facility operated with The Heights School. The facility is located in metropolitan Adelaide, approximately 15km north-east of the city and is used primarily by school students to gain hands-on experience with their Astronomy studies and to show the public the night sky.
The Heights Observatory consists of two […]

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Adelaide 36ers Fathers Day Breakfast and Training

Adelaide 36ers Fathers Day Breakfast and Training | Jump Shot Heroes | 4 Sep 2016

[ September 4, 2016; 9:00 am; ]
Adelaide 36ers Fathers Day Breakfast and Training
Kids can join the Adelaide 36ers to celebrate Fathers Day with their hero on Sunday 4 September 2016
Come celebrate Father’s Day with the Adelaide 36ers with breakfast and training with the team! Enjoy a canapé breakfast on the Scout Deck and then share a unique and exciting experience with Dad – training with the […]

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St Joseph’s School Tranmere Fair | 18 Sep 2016

[ September 18, 2016; 10:30 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Come along to this lovely community School Fair
St Joseph’s bi-annual school fair focuses on creating a lovely day for the school, families and the community.  This year, St Joseph’s is promoting a sustainable fair with loads of amusements for the children as well as a huge variety of food options.
A special visit and show from Humphrey B Bear will be […]

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Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Jams | Migration Museum |17 Sep 2016

[ September 17, 2016; 1:30 pm to 3:00 pm. ]
Get creative – making music is fun!
After hugely popular workshops throughout 2015, ASO Jams continues in 2016. Facilitator and jazz violinist Julian Ferraretto will lead these energising workshops, assisted by musicians of the Adelaide Symphony Orchestra.

Children will explore the links between music and a related exhibit at each venue, before creating a musical response in a fun-filled creative session. Bring along […]

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2016 Parents in Education Week

Parents in Education Week | free parent information sessions | 12-15 Sep 2016

Parents in Education Week: packed to the brim with free parent information sessions, practical tips and easy ways to support your child’s learning at every age and stage
A parent’s attitude, values and behaviours are the most important influence on a child’s early learning and development. Book your place at a free Parents in Education Week evening information session and […]

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Bay to Birdwood Run | 25 Sep 2016

[ September 25, 2016; ]
The Bay to Birdwood is the largest, continually held motoring event for veteran, vintage and classic vehicles held anywhere in the world boasting a reach across a broad demographic. This is an event that truly has no age limit.
With a history spanning back to 1980, the Bay to Birdwood is one of the strongest and […]

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Join Team Elliot | City to Bay Fun Run | 18 Sep 2016

[ September 18, 2016; ] September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month, and the Childhood Cancer Association invites you to show your support by joining ‘Team Elliot’ in the Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run. 

Elliot is the Childhood Cancer Association Mascot. Elliot will be running with his golden shoe laces in support of International Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. You too can join Elliot and […]

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New Ramsay Place Nature Play Area

NEW Ramsay Place Nature Play Area | ‘Great Garden’ | Noarlunga

New Ramsay Place Nature Play Area, Noarlunga
Work is starting on a new ‘Great Garden’ nature play area at Ramsay Place in Noarlunga. The upgraded Ramsay Place Nature Play Area will include sculptural landscape features, stepping stones, a rain garden, two hill slides, and opportunities for water play.
Watch this space! The City of Onkaparinga Council expects the new […]

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Family Flix drive in movies

Family Flix Drive in Movies | Mainline Drive-In | Aug-Oct 2016

[ August 13, 2016; 5:30 pm; August 20, 2016; 5:30 pm; August 27, 2016; 5:30 pm; September 3, 2016; 5:30 pm; September 10, 2016; 5:45 pm; September 17, 2016; 5:45 pm; September 24, 2016; 5:45 pm; October 1, 2016; 5:45 pm; ]
Family Flix Drive in Movies: experience drive-in movie excitement with your family
Wallis Mainline Drive-In are once again holding special Saturday movie nights dedicated for families. Family Flix Drive in Movies open an hour before the movie starts so you can get there early and enjoy a relaxed dinner before sitting back to watch the large outdoor screen.
What […]

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Spring Garden Competition

Spring Garden Competition and Colouring Competition | City of Charles Sturt | 2016

[ August 11, 2016 to September 6, 2016. ]
The City of Charles Sturt is proud to present the Spring Garden Competition 2016
It’s that time of year again, where we celebrate our City’s avid and enthusiastic gardeners and the City is buzzing with excitement!

It is wonderful to see the passion that people in the community have in establishing and caring for their beautiful gardens.

Creative and […]

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Carisbrooke Classic | Salisbury | 4 Sep 2016

[ September 4, 2016; ]

The Carisbrooke Classic is a fun run/walk open to everyone from beginners through to experienced runners and walkers.
Starting at Carisbrooke Reserve, Salisbury (opposite the Old Spot Hotel) the course takes participants through the picturesque Salisbury park. Challenge yourself with a choice of three distances, 2km, 5km or 10km.

If you’re a competitive runner, this event is […]

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Royal Adelaide Show

Royal Adelaide Show 2016 | 2 – 11 Sep 2016

[ September 2, 2016 to September 11, 2016. ]
Royal Adelaide Show 2016
There’s plenty to get excited about at this year’s Royal Adelaide Show. Taking in two full weekends and running for ten days in total, this year’s Show promises to be bigger and better than ever.

The 2016 Royal Adelaide Show will showcase the best of South Australia. Competitions are a big part of the Show […]

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monster jam 2016

Ended: WIN Tickets to Monster Jam | Adelaide Oval | 15 Oct 2016

Win Tickets to Monster Jam at the Adelaide Oval, 15 October 2016
One of the biggest family shows, Monster Jam® is heading back to Australia with its big trucks and high-powered vehicles including some familiar favourites plus up to five brand new trucks and drivers. With even more super-charged moto-tainment providing a unique sensory experience like […]

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Multicultural Storytime | Wednesdays in Aug & Sep 2016

[ August 10, 2016; 10:30 am; August 24, 2016; 10:30 am; ]
Multicultural Storytime
Come and experience Multicultural Storytime in English and Mandarin: a session full of music & song, presented by the School of Chinese Music & Arts. Multicultural Storytime is a fun way for young children to learn bilingual rhymes.

The Adelaide City Council Libraries are pleased to announce that City Library will be working with the School of Chinese […]

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Good Fortune Market

Good Fortune Market | OzAsia Festival | 21 Sep – 2 Oct 2016

Good Fortune Market
From the creative minds behind exciting events including the Royal Croquet Club and Alpine Winter Village, comes Good Fortune Market. As Elder Park transforms, discover a feast for the senses that will transport you all the way to the street markets of Asia. This OzAsia Festival highlight event extends over 12 nights and will present […]

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Moon Lantern Festival | OzAsia Festival | Elder Park | 18 Sep 2016

[ September 18, 2016; 2:00 pm; ]
Moon Lantern Festival | Sunday 18 September 2016
There is always plenty of fun for the whole family and this year’s Moon Lantern Festival is sure to be nothing short of spectacular!

Bring family and friends together to wonder at the spectacle of Australia’s largest lantern parade celebration featuring the giant 40 person long Hong Kong Dragon, Moon […]

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Disney's Pete's Dragon

Disney’s Pete’s Dragon | Movie Review | 15 Sep 2016

[ September 15, 2016; ]
Disney’s Pete’s Dragon | In cinemas 15 September 2016
A reimagining of a cherished family film, Disney’s Pete’s Dragon is the adventure of an orphaned boy named Pete and his best friend Elliott, who just so happens to be a dragon.

For years, old wood carver Mr Meacham (Robert Redford) has delighted local children with his tales of […]

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Squelch toddler mud run and adventure challenge

Squelch toddler mud run and adventure challenge | 3 & 4 Sep 2016

[ September 3, 2016 to September 4, 2016. ]
Get ready to make some mud-coated memories at Squelch Toddler Mud Run and Adventure Challenge!
Outdoor Playgroup, Splash Adelaide, Climbing Tree and Honk pop up play present Squelch Toddler Mud Run and Adventure Challenge – a mudtastic event for little people! For children aged 2 to 6, Squelch features 12+ obstacles that are challenging but safe, and […]

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SA Spring Garden Festival | Mt Pleasant | 17 Sep 2016

[ September 17, 2016; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ]
Mark your calendar – the SA Spring Garden Festival is coming to Mt. Pleasant on September 17!
Supported by the Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market, the festival will take place in conjunction with a regular Saturday market day. There will be special stalls fronting the Show hall with a wide selection of plants, garden accessories and information […]

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Shadowland | Her Majesty’s Theatre | 6 – 11 Sep 2016

[ September 6, 2016 to September 11, 2016. ]

Shadowland – To Dance & Dream in Shadow & Light
Direct from the USA, Shadowland is a ground-breaking performance by acclaimed dance troupe Pilobolus. A fusion of shadow theatre and dance, Shadowland uses dynamic screens to produce a performance that blends projected images and front-of screen choreography. Dreamlike sequences sit alongside awe-inspiring acrobatics to create indelible images that are unexpected and revelatory.

Set […]

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Carclew After School Animation Course

Carclew After School Animation Course | Bookings Open Now | Term 3: Aug to Sep 2016

[ August 1, 2016; 3:30 pm; August 8, 2016; 3:30 pm; August 15, 2016; 3:30 pm; August 22, 2016; 3:30 pm; August 29, 2016; 3:30 pm; September 5, 2016; 3:30 pm; September 12, 2016; 3:30 pm; September 19, 2016; 3:30 pm; ]
Carclew After School Animation Course | August – September 2016
Did you miss out on Carclew’s sold-out School Holiday Animation Workshops?

The good news is that in Term 3 2016 you can enrol in the new Carclew After School Animation Course. This 8 week course is run in association with GooRoo Animation.
What will you learn at the Carclew After […]

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The Next Step | Wild Rhythm Tour | 20 Sep 2016

[ September 20, 2016; ]
The Next Step – Wild Rhythm Tour hits Australia
The cast of Disney Channel/ABC 3 and Temple Street’s hit series The Next Step are showing the world everything they’re made of, announcing that The Next Step – Wild Rhythm Tour will tour Australia and New Zealand for the first time ever during the September school holidays on […]

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The Color Run Adelaide | Tropicolor | 11 Sep 2016

The Color Run Tropicolor World Tour 2016
The Color Run Tropicolor World Tour 2016 marks the fifth anniversary of The Color Run. Get ready to celebrate with more fun, more sun, and even more colors for you and your friends to experience together.
All-new Tropicolor Zone
Participants will experience an all-new Tropicolor Zone™ on course, where they will […]

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Steampunk Festival | National Railway Museum | 17 & 18 Sep 2016

[ September 17, 2016; 10:00 am to 9:00 pm. September 18, 2016; 10:00 am to 4:30 pm. ]
Steampunk Festival ‘16!
Head to the National Railway Museum for two days of great fun at the Steampunk Festival. There will be a mixture of antique dress up, weird science, live music, merchant stalls and artists exhibitions. There will be plenty of food and drink available and lots of photo opportunities. Best dressed competition, prizes and more!
Steam train Bill, […]

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