Near Adelaide Beachfront Caravan Park
29 Mar 2018 - 3 Apr 2018
Let's go fly a kite, up to the highest height! Let's go fly a kite and send it soaring around Semaphore Beach. With international guest flyers and family friendly activities, this FREE event is a spectacle to be seen by all. Watch the sky fill with kites of all colours, shapes and sizes at summer's end.
2 Dec 2017 - 6 Dec 2017
Historic. Huge. Spectacular. The Ashes are one of the most famous cricket series in the world and the most anticipated cricketing events of the year. Secure yourself a ticket at the Adelaide Oval to see the Ashes Test in South Australia.
15 Feb 2018 - 18 Feb 2018
Hear those engines rev! The Adelaide Motorsport Park will be filling up with cars, drivers and enthusiasts in February for the annual Speedway Sedans Australian National Street Stock Title. The excitement is pure: dirt kicked up in the air, fans cheering and cars flying by.
Distance from park: 67km
Escape to the Barossa Valley and indulge in life’s great pleasures of food, wine and nature. A fabulous day trip - more than 80 cellar doors, 150 wineries and an abundance of delightful restaurants.
7 Oct 2017
Use those binders and stop in the hills - this is an event you won't want to miss. Have a look at the impressive motorcycle display of machines from the last 100 years. Then, take part in the Hart Mill to Birdwood Mill ride. Ride entry fee includes admission to The National Motor Museum and lunch.
18 Nov 2017
One of the biggest events of the year, ring in the jolly season at the Christmas Pageant. A dazzling parade goes through the streets with storybook floats, Santa Claus and marching bands in tow.
Distance from park: 500m
Discovery Parks - Adelaide Beachfront is located right next to Fort Glanville and the Fort Glanville Conservation Park (so close, in fact that we used to be called the Fort Glanville Caravan Park!). Fort Glanville is a key piece of South Australia's colonial heritage and protected the SA coastline from 1880 - 1903. Nowadays, on the third Sunday of each month between September and May, The Fort is staffed by Association members who provide a unique living history through uniformed renactments of military activities (including cannon and carbine firing drills!).
Distance from park: 43km
Take a 20 minute scenic drive through the hills from Adelaide’s CBD to Australia’s oldest surviving German settlement, Hahndorf. German bakeries, boutique cellar doors, trendy eateries and souvenir shops galore.
26 Oct 2017
Let's rock n' roll up until we light the midnight oil. See this legendary band play their best hits on the grand stage at the newly renovated Adelaide Oval. From "Power and the Passion" to "Blue Sky Mine", ready yourself for a night of great tunes.
Distance from park: 4km
“All aboard”! Visit the giant steam engines and ride a steam train at the National Railway Museum, Australia’s best railway museum.
16 Apr 2018 - 20 Apr 2018
Hundreds of amazing athletes will be flocking to Adelaide to compete in the National Special Olympic Games. This five day event will showcase the skills and talents of athletes with intellectual disabilities from across Australia. Donate, volunteer and support the sportsmen and women that have dedicated their time to preparing for the competitions.
21 Sep 2017 - 8 Oct 2017
OzAsia Festival is Australia’s premier international arts festival focusing on Asia. The 2016 festival was all new, revamped and refreshed, including a twist on the much-loved Moon Lantern Festival. Under current Festival Director Joseph Mitchell, the annual program features the finest theatre, dance, music, film, talks and visual arts that Asia has to offer. The Festival Patron is The Honourable Hieu Van Le AO, Governor of South Australia.
23 Sep 2017 - 24 Sep 2017
Arrr...you ready for a festival this spring? To commemorate this most important occasion of the year, International Talk Like A Pirate Day, the city of Port Adelaide will be throwing a 2-day Pirate Festival. Bonus: take part in the challenge to break a Guinness World Record of the biggest EVER gathering of pirates!
30 Sep 2017 - 1 Oct 2017
For over a decade, this event has been showcasing the best local musicians from around South Australia. Held each year over the October Long Weekend, expect songs with a whole lot of soul from Roots and Blues to Indie Rock. Spend the long weekend with your friends and family on the foreshore.
Distance from park: 4km
Learn about Australia’s aviation history and get up close and personal with a historic World War II ‘spitfire’ plane and other restored aircraft at the South Australian Aviation Museum.
Distance from park: 4km
The South Australian Maritime Museum is custodian to one of the oldest nautical collections in Australia. Climb aboard a full-scale copy of a sailing ketch, play the slot machines of Penny Arcade and climb the spiral stairs of the nearby lighthouse.
13 Jan 2018 - 21 Jan 2018
Fancy yourself the next Lance Armstrong or simply love a Sunday push on your bike? Stand on the sidelines and cheer on the elite cyclists that take part in the Tour Down Under each year in South Australia. The first leg of the race in 2018 will be in Port Adelaide - an easy drive from the comforts of our holiday park.
Distance from park: 95km
Sixty kilometres south of Adelaide is one of the sweetest beach settings in South Australia. Take the Clydesdale-drawn tram across the causeway to Granite Island, spot the Fairy Penguins and look out for Southern Right Whales in Encounter Bay.
Distance from park: 17km
Adelaide Zoo in the heart of Adelaide is home to more than 1,800 animals, almost 300 species of exotic and native mammals, birds, reptiles, fish and Wang Wang and Funi, the only Giant Pandas in the Southern Hemisphere. Monarto Zoo, just 60 kilometres east of Adelaide, is the largest open range zoo in Australia. Delight at the sight of animals including giraffes, rhinoceros, cheetahs, lions, African painted dogs and chimpanzees up close.