Events in South Australia

We'll show you a good time

All year round there are great events in South Australia to keep you entertained. Great sporting events through summer like the World Tennis Challenge, Santos Tour Down Under, food and wine events and community events like the Brighton Jetty Classic Sculptures.

In the cooler months enjoy the Adelaide Cabaret Festival, OzAsia Festival, BankSA Sea and Vines Festival and Barossa Gourmet Weekend.

Watch AFL football at Adelaide Oval

Get along to the newly-redeveloped Adelaide Oval to watch AFL matches. Search for more Events, music and food and wine festivals and sports in South Australia or check out our Events Calendar- a comprehensive list of events across the state for 2014.


What's on now

  • Willunga 100 Wines Hit the Hill

    Willunga 100 Wines Hit the Hill

    Willunga 100 Wines Hit the Hill, held on Sunday 7 September, will involve two major activities. One, all keen cyclists can participate in a time trial up Old Willunga Hill and secondly the historical soapbox derby down Willunga's High Street. The cycle time trial is open to riders of all ages and abilities.

  • 6/18 Hours of Melrose

    6/18 Hours of Melrose

    As with all Melrose rides the 6/18 Hours of Melrose is eventful, relaxed and very social! Melrose has forged a reputation within the mountain bike community as a stress free destination with a great man made single track. Held over 5 and 6 September, the 6/18 Hours of Melrose exudes all of this with live music thrown in for good measure.

  • Royal Adelaide Show

    Royal Adelaide Show 2012

    Royal Adelaide Show is here again! From 5 to 14 September you can enjoy carnival rides, attractions and exhibitions of handicrafts, cookery and a wide variety of champion livestock and animals. The best from the country and the city is on display at the Royal Adelaide Show. There’s something for everyone - food and wine, bands, dancing, comedy acrobatics, fashion parades, competitions, a farmyard nursery and more. 

Major events

Adelaide Entertainment Centre, South Australia
OzAsia Festival

Celebrate the many cultures of Asia. Until 20 September.

6/18 Hours of Melrose

Two days of mountain bikes and mayhem in the Flinders Ranges.

Flinders Ranges - A Brush with Art

16 exhibitions on display across the region until 6 October.

Community events

NAB Barossa Gourmet Weekend, South Australia
Wirrina Bluegrass and Acoustic Roots Festival

3 amazing days, 5 to 7 September.

Looking Through a Glass Onion

Live in Tanunda - John Water's homage to the late John Lennon.

Father's Day at Sinclair's Gully

Food, wine and the Best of British music by Kelly Chambers.

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