July 10, 2019

July School Holidays

Saturday 6 July 2019 – Sunday 21 July 2019

Semaphore | Famous Carousel

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The colourful Semaphore Carousel was built in by Len Northey in 1928 and moved to Semaphore around 1938.

The carousel is managed by the Rotary Club of Henley Beach to raise money for local and international charities.  it is believed to be the largest operating carousel in Australia with 40 handcrafted wooden horses with most other rides like this only have 36 horses. As a seaside carnival attraction of yesteryear, the place is magical and a must for visitors, families and also a unique venue to hire for private parties and functions.

For further information please call 0407 235 284.


Semaphore | Pottering Around

Pottering Around host pottery events at their studio cafe in Semaphore Park.

Kids fun, adult coffee time, vacation care, aged care, baby groups & the list goes on!

Visit their studio in Semaphore Park and enjoy a coffee, cake and ceramics fun!

For further information please call 0421 932 223.



Port Adelaide | South Australian Maritime Museum
8 – 19 July 2019


Join Captain Salmonbeard and his reluctant crew for another perilous adventure on the seven seas.

The bumbling crew of scallywags and misfits have become lost at sea on their very first attempt at becoming ‘real’ pirates

While wallowing in the watery wilderness, a mysterious, though strangely familiar visitor, emerges from the depths and offers them help. The crew are going to having to write their own book of piracy as they’ve strayed so far off course, the original Big Book of Pirates is now useless. And according to pirate legend, that book can only be written in dragon’s blood…

For further information or bookings please call 8207 6255.


Port Adelaide | National Railway Museum
18-21 July 2019

National Railway Museum Family Fun Fair

The railway museum’s annual Family Fun Fair, held during the July school holidays each year, has always proven so popular with young families.

There are loads of activities, song and dance and plenty of special attractions, including Dig a Dino, Animals Anonymous, Carnival Barrel Organ, Cool 4 Kids and of course those extremely popular two steam engines – Bub and Bill.

Other attractions include a theatrette, a huge model railway and plenty of displays and carriages to look in, plus there are various catering options on site.  All entertainment and all train rides are included with the admission fee which makes for a great value family outing.

For further information please call 8341 1690.


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