Sporting Events

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Adelaide’s sporting calendar is brimming with major events. See some of the world’s best tennis stars in action at the World Tennis Challenge. Back a winner at the TattsBet Adelaide Cup. Watch Holden and Ford battle it out in the famous round of the V8 Supercar Championship. View modern and classic cars at the Targa Adelaide. Other events on the calendar include the 4-star equestrian Australian International 3 Day Event and UCI WorldTour cycling event, the Santos Tour Down Under.

What's on now

  • Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run 2014

    Sunday Mail City to Bay

    The Sunday Mail City-Bay Fun Run is an annual fun run/walk event held on 21 September. The event has three starts, 12 kilometres, six kilometres and three kilometres and extends from the city along Anzac Highway, continuing to Glenelg. While the event attracts elite runners and walkers from around Australia, the main emphasis is on improving health and fitness of the masses who participate for fun and achievement.

  • AFL Masters National Carnival

    AFL Masters National Carnival

    AFL Masters National Carnival is a carnival of fun Australian Football League (AFL) football games for players 35 and older. Held in Adelaide from 28 September to 4 October, the competition is between state teams in age groups from Over 35s, up to the Over 55s. The event features an official opening ceremony at the Marion Sports Club followed by the popular sprints and drop kicks competitions. Spectators are well to come and cheer the participants at all the games.

  • Lower Lakes Bush Festival and Stockmans Challenge

    Lower Lakes Bush Festival and Stockmans Challenge

    The Lower Lakes Stockmans Challenge and Bush Festival is an Australian Bush Heritage not-for-profit event with all proceeds donated to the Royal Flying Doctor Service. From 19 to 21 September 2014 the rural township of Strathalbyn, gateway to the Lower Lakes, will host the biggest and only one of its kind Stockmans Challenge event in South Australia. The competition will be fierce: the dust will fly, hooves will thunder and you can thrill to the action.

Major events

AFL Masters National Carnival

A fun week of Australian Rules football until 4 October.

HomeStart Operation Flinders Challenge

Two day walk/run event.

Community events

Variety Golf Day

A great charity golf day.

Australian Duathlon Championships

Start and finish at Elder Park.

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