WATCH NOW: What happens when your golden retriever is 5 stories tall? Or your chihuahua breathes fire? Find out in the new Hotel Transylvania short film MONSTER PETS.
BOWERBIRD DESIGN MARKET: You can treat your mum on Mother’s Day with the special Bowerbird Mother’s Day Experience. With over 140 Australian designers and makers presenting, use this day at the market to celebrate your mum (or with your kids to celebrate you), choose from beautiful handcrafted and artisan wares, soak up the atmosphere and make the most of some generous offers and discounts offered exclusively to mums on Mother’s Day!
South Australia’s most loved winter event, Adelaide Cabaret Festival, is back this June and is turning the spotlight on Australia’s best, brightest, and boldest performers, with the full line-up announced on sale today.
KID-FRIENDLY REVIEW: Get an ‘access all areas’ pass to Adelaide Oval on a stadium tour these school hols – just like KIDDO reviewer Carla Caruso did.
The exhibitors at The Pregnancy, Babies & Children’s Expo provide the latest best in brand products on the market, so you can try and buy the best items for you. And better yet, exhibitors are on hand to answer your questions and help you make the right choices for your pregnancy, baby, toddler and growing family. We’ve scoured the directory to check out all the traders you’ll find at PBC this year, and here are our KIDDO top picks!
If you’re currently 13 weeks pregnant or less, you’re eligible to register to take part in The PoppiE study run by SAHMRI which assesses the effect of Prenatal Iodine Supplementation & Early Childhood Neurodevelopment. Participants will receive FREE prenatal supplements for the entirety of your pregnancy and an in depth developmental assessment of your child when they’re 2 years of age.
ULTIMATE GUIDE ADELAIDE SCHOOL HOLIDAY CAMPS: With the school holidays approaching, we’ve scoured Adelaide for the best drop-and-go kids’ activities, school holiday camps and vacation care options this break. If you’re looking for a school holiday camp, Adelaide vacation care or OSHC option in Adelaide for your kids, we’ve found it!
For the first time, on-water access for kayaking and fishing is open and available for access at Myponga Reservoir, adding to the current land-based recreational activities available at the reserve like walking and cycling.
Are you less than 23 weeks pregnant? SAHMRI is looking for participants for the PrEggNut Study, testing whether the amount of eggs and peanuts a mother eats during pregnancy and breastfeeding has an influence on her baby’s food allergy development. Study results will be used to develop national recommendations about how much egg and peanut to eat during pregnancy and breastfeeding to reduce egg and peanut allergies in babies.
Sesame Workshop, the nonprofit educational organisation behind Sesame Street, is releasing new resources to support families in talking to their children about race and racism. The “ABCs of Racial Literacy” is part of Coming Together, Sesame Workshop’s ongoing commitment to racial justice.
Adelaide Botanic Garden will be buzzing after dark through the cooler months, as the popular Botanica Lumina program of events is launched for its second season.
DreamBIG 2021: Old school clowning and modern technology will collide when beatboxing superhero Dr AudiYO takes to the stage at DreamBIG in May! We’ve got an exclusive chat with Dr AudiYO herself, Holly Austin, about what to expect from the show!
The Jodi Lee Foundation this week launched a new initiative for Mother’s Day – a way to celebrate the mum at the table and the mum in our hearts. The Jodi Lee Foundation encourages Australians to participate in this fundraiser by either hosting a Mother’s Day brunch in the month of May at home or celebrating at your local eatery with your family and friends and collecting donations for this worthwhile and special cause.
Enjoy three days of great art, design, artisan food and craft beverages when much-loved biannual event, Bowerbird, Adelaide’s leading design market returns to the Adelaide Showgrounds from 7 – 9 May. Presenting some of Australia’s most exciting designers and brands, both local and interstate creatives will once again come together at this curated event.
DreamBIG 2021: From 19 – 29 May, DreamBIG is asking kids and their adults to “Be Curious” and explore the world around them with open minds and hearts. If you’re up for a bit of fun and excitement, here are the top three shows for adventurous kids at this year’s festival!
The countdown to Easter is well and truly underway, and the Adelaide Central Market is ready to serve all South Australians with an incredible range of traditional Easter fare, sweet treats and essentials, including house made hot cross buns, chocolates, and an abundance of local seafood and fresh produce.
Bounce School Holiday Camps April: Whether your kids are aspiring freestyle trampolinists or want to get a taste of the exciting world of Ninja, Parkour and Freerunning, BOUNCE Holiday Camps are the perfect way to keep them active and entertained during the school holidays.
The Barossa Valley Chocolate Company are set to celebrate a fun-filled Easter. The facility, just outside of Tanunda, will be open from 10am – 5pm every day of the Easter long weekend and will host daily activities, including Easter Egg Hunts and visits from the Easter Bunny himself.
On Sunday April 18 the McLaren Vale Vintage & Classic will return, bringing the region alive with a grand parade of motoring history, vintage fashion, local wines, gourmet food and music.
The Pregnancy, Babies & Children’s Expo is Australia’s BIGGEST & the WORLD’s longest running early parenting event where you can see all the big pregnancy and baby brands under one roof, up close and personal. This is your opportunity to see, touch, feel and buy products and speak directly with experts for FREE. We’ve got all the details about what’s happening and when throughout the expo, so you can plan your day at PBC!