Now that the whirlwind excitement of Christmas and New Year is over, the kids will be looking for fun things to do for the rest of the school holidays. So, we've picked our favourite activities and experiences to make this a summer to remember.
MORE INFOMembers Save 15% From $30.00 / Adelaide and Monarto Zoos - Two Zoo Pass Meet Wang Wang and Funi, Adelaide Zoos beautiful and endearing Giant Pandas. Visit the bamboo forest and learn all about these amazing animals - find out how the zoo is helping and why the conservation of Giant Pandas is so important. There is so much more to see! Adelaide Zoo has almost 300 species of exotic and native mammals, birds, reptiles, amphibians, fish and invertebrates living in magnificent botanic settings - over 1800 animals to see and hear!Explore, enjoy, learn! Only a 15 minute walk from the Adelaide CBD, Adelaide Zoo is home to some of the worlds most rare and endangered animals, including some very special Australian native animals. Learn all about the fantastic animals at the Adelaide Zoo from the people who care for them - our Zookeepers. See the macaw free-flight, or the pelicans and penguins catching a fish, or watch the hippo pumpkin feed!Adelaide Zoo is open 9:30am - 5:00pm every day of the year. See Visitor Centre staff for information on daily tours and keeper talks.Monarto Zoological Park is a 1,500-hectare open range zoo located in South Australia administered by the Royal Zoological Society of South Australia. Monarto Zoo is one of the largest open-range zoos in the world and is home to more than 50 species of exotic and native mammals, birds and reptiles. It is located at Monarto approximately 70 kilometres from Adelaide's centre. The Monarto Zoo is open from 9.30am - 5.00pm every day of the year, except in the case of extreme weather. If the weather is predicted 40 degrees or above at Monarto the Zoo will be closed. Please refer to Weatherzone or the Bureau of Meteorology Murray Bridge forecast. Please note: Entry into Monarto Zoo is not permitted after 3:00pm. Upon arrival, please refer to your handout or see the Tours Desk for Keeper Talk Times. The Monarto Zoo's Zu-Loop Shuttle commences at approximately 10:15 am, last full Zu-Loop shuttle is approximately 3.00pm (times are subject to alteration). Weekends, school and public holidays times may vary.Some activities are presented by our keeper staff. Please note that due to weather or animal management considerations, some talks may be canceled without notice. Valid for 3 months from the use of the first ticket (12 month total validity)
MORE INFOMembers Save 10% From $40.00 / Adventure Kayaking - Dolphin SUP Tour Stand Up Paddle Boarding is all the rage. Come and 'Surf the Mangroves'; and spend some time in our 'Green Room'! The calm waters around Garden Island in the sensational Adelaide Dolphin Sanctuary is the best location for calm water paddling in Adelaide. We will introduce you to the basics of Standup Paddle Boarding, the foundation skills, water safety and awareness that will open a new world of activity and adventure. We then 'Surf the Mangroves' and spend time in our 'Green Room' around Garden Island where you'll find the largest mangrove forests in southern Australia. We give you a great work out travelling down one of the spectacular creeks where you will need to employ and further develop your agility on the SUP board as you weave you way under the beautiful green canopy of the trees.
MORE INFOMembers Save 10% From $15.00 / Oceanic Victor - Victor Harbor Oceanic Victor brings you an exciting in-sea experience swimming and interacting with some of the favorite local species of South Australia's coasts. Oceanic Victor offers a unique 1.5 hour experience of fun learning and excitement for the whole family, adventure seekers, and those wanting to explore the world beneath the waves of the Fleurieu Peninsula. This tour departs from the famous Granite Island for a short 5 minute boat ride on our luxurious catamaran to our In Sea Aquarium in the sheltered waters of Encounter Bay. Once you arrive you will be fitted into a warm wetsuit with mask, booties and gloves, and then into the water to swim with a plethora of fish as well as our hero's, the amazing Southern Bluefin Tuna. If you don’t want to get wet, you may hand feed our fish from the viewing deck or venture underneath the aquarium in our underwater viewing area and witness these beautiful species in their natural environment. Oceanic Victor’s in-sea aquarium provides a safe and exciting marine environment for those who would never have a chance to experience this fascinating and diverse world and to hopefully inspire our next generation to appreciate and respect our eco systems. We aim to encourage our guests to look after what we have through hands-on experience and to be thrilled at being up close and personal with these incredible fish. And lastly to have FUN!!!
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $3.00 / The Popeye and Paddleboat - Popeye River Cruise Join the skipper and crew on the wonderful fleet of boats called “The Popeye” on the River Torrens of Adelaide.Winner of the SA Tourism Award in 1988, and recognised as the first State Heritage Icon in 2011.The Popeye fleet has 3 boats, each able to accommodate up to 48 people. Regular round trips from The Elder Park Landing leave hourly from 10am each morning, however our boats are also available for private charter during the day or evening.Our day trips go for 45 minutes and include commentary on the local surrounding area, the Adelaide Riverbank.The Popeye boats have undergone a complete new interior makeover recently. Just some of the changes to our boats are carpeted interior, flexible floor plan, allowing us to accommodate tables for a comfortable dining experience as well as cafe blinds to keep out the weather. We have heating on board and a sound system for music in need.
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $55.00 / Adelaide Ocean Safari - WILD Dolphin Safari - Glenelg Departing Marina Pier at Holdfast Shores, Glenelg Encounter wild dolphins and wildlife on this ‘must do’ coastal safari from Glenelg. Experience comfortable on board seating with protection from the weather, whilst enjoying a fantastic viewing area to witness the local dolphins, seals, sea birds and sunsets. Your guides have extensive local marine and cultural knowledge to share, as you sit back, relax and enjoy the views. Departing from Marina Pier at Holdfast Shores Glenelg, daily, our state of the art vessel can take you to visit Adelaide’s remarkable coastal and idyllic locations. Located only 15 minutes from Adelaide CBD.
MORE INFOMembers Save 15% From $37.00 / Adelaide Zoo - Junior Keeper for a Day (inc zoo entry) Behind the Scenes Experience – Spend half a day assisting the Children’s Zoo keeper feeding the adorable Children Zoo animals and a treasured chance to care for bilbies, reptiles, goats, rabbits or birds of prey.
MORE INFOMembers Save 10% From $20.00 / Paddleboat on the Torrens - Adelaide Winner of the SA Tourism Award in 1988, and recognised as the first State Heritage Icon in 2011. The Paddleboats are operational 10AM until 4PM every day of the year except Christmas Day, weather permitting.
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $80.00 / Escape Hunt Adelaide Prices listed are per couple Adelaide's most exciting escape room experience - Escape Hunt Adelaide escape rooms and bar.- One hour on the clock- Crack codes, solve puzzles and unravel a mystery- Think outside the box, work with your team, have an unforgettable experience- Celebrate your escape in our fully licensed lounge barEscape Hunt is the closest you’re likely to get to starring in a brilliantly plotted escape movie. You and your teammates are locked in a themed room and must find and solve a series of puzzles and clues to escape. The pressure is on, the clock is ticking, and the adrenalin is pumping. Escape Hunt isn’t something you watch, it’s a totally immersive experience and you’re in the heart of the action. We make you earn your freedom, throwing all sorts of devious red herrings, dead ends and misdirection your way. It’s completely immersive, utterly addictive and totally entertaining.
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $139.00 / Half Day Rock Climbing & Abseiling Package - Morialta Venture Corporate Recharge has been providing South Australia with Adventure Based Learning, a form of experiential education (ABL) programs for nearing 30 years. The company began as a business which delivered primary corporate programs, however over the years Venture has grown into a much larger organisation that also offers programs to Schools, Youth groups, Sports Teams, Social Groups and Conferences. Venture Corporate Recharge specialises in team building activities throughout Adelaide and greater South Australia. Utilising our outdoor adventure background to bring high class team building activities to corporate, youth and teams at any stage of group development. Venture Corporate Recharge is now cccredited by both The Australian Camps Association and Australian Tourism Accreditation Program. WHY VENTURE? We are here to help your team achieve all that they can by using our Adventure Based Learning (ABL) team development strategies. WHY ARE WE DIFFERENT? Our clients tell us some of the things they love about us, including: Almost 30 years of educating experience (est. 1989) Experts in Adventure Based Learning (ABL) Custom made programs Interactive learning Unique activities (including the Mt Lofty & Southern Adventure Hubs) Experienced and friendly facilitators
MORE INFOMembers Save 10% From $65.00 / Juggle House Experiences - Kiddies Cruise Juggle House Experiences are proud tour hosts, telling stories about the best of regional South Australia. With a foot in the door at the latest happening places in SA, we help create memories that last a lifetime. Folks living or holidaying on the Murray River, Lakes & Coorong + Adelaide Hills are in the prime position to be picked up from their doorstep, delivered to the best experiences, with all the hot tips along the way. The 10 seater ‘Entertainer’ is the chauffeured vehicle of choice - a spacious and luxurious Mercedes limousine, fully equipped with three LCD TV’s, surround sound, DVD/CD players and Karaoke. With club lounge leather seating (plenty of leg room) licensed bar facilities, you will travel in style. Stock the bar with your preferred drinks, a choice of music DVD’s, plus a dose of karaoke, and you will have a trip to remember. For larger groups, we have access to multiple comfortable vehicles with an intriguing lineup of entertaining story tellers! Working multiple jobs and raising children at the same time - well, Director Kelly Kuhn is the Master Juggler. And she can actually juggle for real - 3 in one hand, 2 in the other! Ask her to show you on tour. Life can be a Juggling Act. Put the balls down. Juggle House Experiences has you covered. Relax. Unwind.
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $10.00 / One And All - Pirate School (School Holidays) Come on board and see South Australia’s greatest sailing asset. Walk the decks, be at the ship’s helm, venture into the galley and the saloon. This handcrafted ship will tell you the stories of yesteryear of how sail transport & life on board was like. Time to sign up to Pirate School Fun on the deck of Port Adelaide’s very own Pirate ship. Pirate school is in for those that are game to walk the gangway, and join all the hands on activities. Complete each task and graduate with your own Pirate Certificate. Join the Pirate Captain as he sings his adventures! Arr family fun…get on board!
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $29.00 / Softfoot Alpacas - 1 Hour Farm Tour Ideally located midway between the world renowned tourist regions of McLaren Vale and Kangaroo Island, Softfoot is home to some of the highest q uality alpacas in the world. The privately owned marsupial sanctuary was established on the farm by Gary and Sandy Retallick as a Genetic Ark for Australia's rare and endangered Marsupial wildlife.Explore 600 dramatic acres in the picturesque Hindmarsh Valley, South Australia (near Victor Harbor) Meet and greet our cute and friendly alpacas - maybe take one for a walkExperience genuine Australian farm lifestyle and cuisine Taste our elegant cool climate wines. Take a ride over the undulating landscape in one of our ATV buggiesSearch for wild Australian Marsupials such as Kangaroos and KoalasSee our rare and endangered marsupials in one of our purpose built "Feral Proof enclosures"
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $25.00 / The Big Duck Boat Tours - Victor Harbor Big Duck Boat Tours offer ocean adventures departing Victor Harbor or ex Adelaide CBD (same day transfer) to the beautiful south coast of the Fleurieu Peninsula in South Australia, little more than 1 hr south of Adelaide. Tours visit otherwise inaccessible areas of coastline, islands and beaches to discover Seals, Dolphins, Seabirds and Whales (in season) in their natural environment. Passengers experience the Southern Ocean and learn about history, geography and wildlife through an informative commentary provided by a friendly and knowledgeable Captain and Crew. The Big Duck is a purpose-built rigid inflatable boat with full sun protection, comfortable seating for up to 27 passengers, on-board toilet, and the highest level of safety equipment with spray jackets provided. Tours depart from and return to Victor Harbor’s Granite Island Causeway. Transfers available from selected CBD Hotels with several hours free time in Victor Harbor. The Big Duck offers 3 spectacular different tour experiences: Calm Seas Experience: 20 mins Seal Island Tour: 45 mins Southern Ocean Adventure: 90 mins Year round see dolphins, seals, sea lions and sea birds During June to September this tour includes whale watching
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $15.00 / VR Adelaide - Virtual Reality Racing Seat Virtual Reality is like downloading yourself into a parallel universe where the only limitation is your imagination. With 35+ experiences from getting a group together for archery or a zombie invasion to climbing the Mt. Everest Alps or riding a roller coaster experiences, anythings possible at VR Adelaide!
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $9.00 / Adelaide Gaol South Australia has an incredible diversity of living landscapes and built environs, providing a rich array of leisure, tourism, cultural, educational and scientific opportunities for visitors.Visit our places today!
MORE INFOFrom $90.00 / Canoe the Coorong Canoe the Coorong showcases one of South Australia’s best-kept secrets. Located just 85 km south of Adelaide is the internationally recognised Coorong Wetlands. Stretching more than 140 kilometres, the Coorong National Park protects a string of spectacular saltwater lagoons which are sheltered from the Southern Ocean by the sweeping, rolling sand dunes of the Young Husband Peninsula. The best way to explore these waterways is by kayak.
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $5.00 / Surf & Sun Surf & Sun is South Australia's leading surf school and adventure tourism business. Winning Best Adventure Tourism Business in SA in 2013, Surf & Sun provides professional, fun and safe lessons with all equipment. Surf & Sun operate at various South Australian locations throughout the year and also cater for school and corporate groups. Surf & Sun have been operating award-winning experiences since 2001 and employ a small team of passionate and professional surf instructors.
MORE INFOMembers Save 5% From $95.00 / Waitpinga Farm Quad Bike Adventures Enjoy the stunning views of the Southern Ocean and Waitpinga Beach from the paddocks of Waitpinga Farm while riding your quad bike through natural farmland, spotting the local farm and native animals. Perfect for families, group of friends or even birthday or corporate events. * Children must be aged 12 years and over.
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