Activities

 

What's on in December /January

Amelia Mulcahy has compiled a list of some of the things you won’t want to miss this Summer.

Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail

Briony Hume investigates the brand new Kangaroo Island Wilderness Trail. Sixty kilometres of natural wonderland inside parks and protected areas has now been opened up to walkers.

Aldinga Vibes!

Aldinga has been quietly reinventing itself. New businesses are bringing a vibrant buzz to the Old Coach Road precinct; think Cool cafes, groovy shops and a Friday night Summer market!

BBQ Buoys - Picnic on the Torrens!

Briony Hume checks out Adelaide’s BBQ Buoys, a great new way to tour the Torrens River and Lake.

What's on in November!

Amelia Mulcahy takes a look at some upcoming events you won’t want to miss.

Gorgeous Alligator Gorge!

Briony Hume hikes into Alligator Gorge where it only takes her about an hour to travel back millennia.

Walks With Nature - exploring the Heysen Trail

Briony Hume joins avid bushwalkers Robert Alcock and Ted Davis from ‘Walks with Nature’ to gain a better insight to some of the very best parts of the Heysen Trail at Deep Creek Conservation Park on the Fleurieu Peninsula.

Tanunda Style Mile

Briony Hume checks out a mile of style in the heart of the Barossa Valley.

Fun Events for August and September

Amelia Mulcahy gives us her rundown of some great things to catch in Adelaide in the coming weeks.

Briony's Mid North Road Trip

Briony Hume’s Mid North road trip unearths some delicious discoveries

Rawnsley Park Helicopter Tours

Briony Hume flies high over an ancient landscape in the Flinders Ranges.

Touring the West End Brewery

Callum Hann takes a wander around the West End for a brew or two!

RoofClimb Adelaide Oval

Mark Soderstrom and Adelaide Crows star Rory Sloane scale an Adelaide landmark when they take on the Adelaide Oval Roof Climb.

Barossa Mustang Tours

Mark Soderstrom tours the Barossa Valley with the top down!

Square Mile Tours - Cafe Cruise by Bike

Kelly Golding hops on a bike for a Café Cruise with Square Mile Tour. If you love your coffee and a bit of exercise the “Café Cruise” might just be the ticket.

Canoe Adventures Sunset Tour

Kelly Golding takes a leisurely ramble along the Murray River, discovering vast networks of beautiful backwaters and meandering wetlands. Riverland local Kym Werner knows this area like the back of his paddle. His company, Canoe Adventures offers all sor

Handlebar - The Pedal Powered Pub!

Mark Soderstrom hops on board the ‘HandleBar’, a 15 seater bike that also doubles as a mobile bar.

Adventure Bay Charters Aqua Sub

Briony spends the day with Adventure Bay Charters – who are now offering visitors the chance to view a passing parade of underwater marine life from their purpose-built glass viewing tank – the Aqua Sub.

Easy Kayaks and South Australian Gift Ideas

Briony Hume shares ways you can give a slice of South Australia this Christmas in the way of an experience.

Mega Adventure Aerial Park

Guest presenter Mark Soderstrom road tests Adelaide’s newest Mega Adventure Aerial Park at West Beach. A structure engineered to evoke wonder, mystery and risk!

Cleland Wildlife Park Night Walks

Ever wondered what wakes up when the sun goes down? Kelly Golding visits Cleland Wildlife Park to find out.

South Australian Tourism Awards 2015

Amelia Mulcahy congratulates our South Australian Tourism Awards winners for 2015 and includes a special mention for those who have featured on our show.

RiverGum Cruises

Briony Hume discovers a new way to cruise the Murray River – in a former heritage lifeboat!

The Sellicks Hill Buddha (Guan Yin)

Briony visits the statue of goddess Guan Yin - the first major piece in the Mahayana Buddhist temple under construction on Sellicks Hill.

Cruise The Coorong

Kelly Golding joins ‘Cruise the Coorong’ for a fun, educational and memorable daytrip that offers something for everyone.

Beautiful Greenock

Briony Hume visits Greenock; a classic peaceful hamlet amongst the vines in the Barossa Valley

Games for Grown Ups!

Kelly Golding rediscovers her inner child at a handful of places around town which offer grown up games.

kangaroo Island Wildlife Park

Briony Hume discovers Kangaroo Island’s marvellous menagerie at KI Wildlife Park!

Bay to Birdwood Classic 2015

Kelly Golding catches up with a couple of ladies who are putting the final spit and polish on their sweet rides in preparation for the Bay to Birdwood.

Bush Pilots in the Flinders Ranges

Briony Hume gets airborne for a view of Wilpena Pound that’s normally reserved for the local wedge tailed eagles.

Charming Stirling!

Kelly Golding heads to the charming village of Stirling to check out their monthly market which draws people from all over the state.

Kapunda's Ghost Crime Tours

Kelly Golding discovers why Kapunda is Australia’s most haunted town when she joins a walking ghost crime tour.

Pacific Estate Oysters

Kelly Golding is the first to confess that she’s no oyster afficionado however that doesn’t stop her from checking out a new all-year-round tour at Stansbury on Yorke Peninsula.

Monarto Zoo Up Close!

Briony Hume heads to Monarto Zoo to investigate a couple of experiences that are close up and hands on!

Luscious Day Spa's for Winter Pampering

Today guest presenter Amelia Mulcahy finds three perfect places to head for some well-deserved pampering.

Westwood Park

Kelly Golding takes a relaxing and memorable ride at sunset along the sands of Aldinga Beach.

Yorkes Uncorked

Kelly Golding discovers a dining experience with a difference on Yorke Peninsula.

Segway Sensation SA

Kelly Golding joins Segway Sensations for a look around Seppeltsfield's vineyards on board a Segway – a two wheeled, self-balancing electric vehicle.

Bounce!

Briony Hume discovers ‘Bounce!’- a huge new indoor trampoline venue in Marleston.

Big Duck Boat Tours - Victor Harbor

Kelly Golding takes a ride with Big Duck Tours at Victor Harbor.

Up Coming Design Markets

Kelly Golding takes a look at a couple of great Design Markets worth checking out in the coming weeks.

Lonely Planet's Top 5 Adelaide Spots!

Briony Hume enlists the help of Chris Zeiher who works for the international travel guide publishers Lonely Planet – it’s his enviable task to identify great places to visit all around the world. So with all that experience, what are his to

West Terrace Cemetery Night Tour

Kelly joins a semi-spooky night tour to hear past stories of murder, mystery and mayhem at the West Terrace Cemetery.

Adelaide City Bike Art Trail

Kelly Golding follows Adelaide’s Bike Art Trail.

The Sea Lions and Dolphins of Baird Bay

Baird Bay Ocean Eco Experience is considered one of the state’s bucket list adventures. This may be the only place in the world that offers interactions with wild sea lions and dolphins.

En Route City Tours and the Minima Hotel

Kelly Golding checks out the art rooms at the Majestic Minima Hotel in North Adelaide and investigates a new experience on offer – ‘en route’. You could say it’s an audio walking tour but with a twist!

Flyboarding!

In this special episode we bring you Pete Michell's final story that was due to air in a couple of weeks’ time. Pete was never one to shy away from outdoor adventure pursuits. His final story was no exception – fly boarding in the Riverland

Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari

Briony Hume discovers wild animals and beautiful scenery on a Kangaroo Island Ocean Safari.

Waitpinga Farm Quad Bike Tours

Waitpinga Farm Quad Bike Adventures takes you on fun, four wheeled tour of a 400 acre sheep property which borders the Newland Head Conservation Park and overlooks stunning Waitpinga Beach.

Come 'n' Try Blokarting!

What do you get if you cross a wind surfer with a go kart? A blokart! Pete Michell decides to hop in the driver seat to give this curious sport a bit of a run.

Exploring 'Granite Country' on the Eyre Peninsula!

Briony Hume discovers Granite Country in the heart of the Eyre Peninsula. Mount Wudinna is actually the second largest granite monolith on the continent, #2 to Uluru.

Adventure Kayaking Tours

Pete Michell spends the morning paddling with Adventure Kayaking to meet the Port River Dolphins and to explore the very interesting Ships Graveyard.

Smooth Pool and Pt. Labatt on Eyre Peninsula

Briony Hume discovers a magical place called Smooth Pool – it’s at the base of granite cliffs near Streaky Bay, and it's teeming with marine life.

Hahndorf Revisit

This year Hahndorf is celebrating its 175th birthday. Kelly Golding revisits Hahndorf on a lovely summer day to discover some new treats in the main street.

Stand Up Paddle Board

Originating in Hawaii, Stand Up paddle boarding is starting to gain huge popularity here in South Australia. Kelly Golding trials this new aquatic sport… taking to it like a duck to water!

Splash Adelaide

Briony Hume catches up with Lord Mayor Steven Yarwood to talk ‘Splash Adelaide’, the city’s plan for summer fun.

Off Piste 4WD Tours

Pete Michell heads ‘Off Piste’ on the Fleurieu Peninsula when he joins a unique 4WD tour which takes visitors beyond the usual sights!

Snuba Down South!

Pete Michell hooks up for an underwater adventure at Port Noarlunga that’s a cross between scuba diving and snorkelling.

Kelly's road trip to Robe

Kelly Golding spends the weekend discovering Robe, and then she take it easy and checks out some of the great stops and towns to explore on the way back to Adelaide.

Kirby Shearing and Callum Hann's foraging adventure

Callum Hann spends the day with Limestone Coast Chef Kirby Shearing on a personalised tour for intrepid food lovers.

The Hahndorf Rifle Club

Grant Cameron visits the Hahndorf Rifle Club, tucked away in a private gully behind the town, its members are keeping a tradition alive that dates back to 1864.

Fun Wheels: Pedal go-kart hire

Fun Wheels hires out a variety of Pedal Carts: singles, doubles and even a four-seater that’s perfect for a family or even two couples.

Tesla Electric Boat tours

Pete Michell spends a day in Port Lincoln on the Tesla - an electric-powered launch which tours the local marina.

CBD Secrets!

Kelly Golding takes a look at the changing face of our CBD. She spends the day investigating four locations that are well worth a visit.

Suburban Secrets

With rents on the rise along the main roads many small businesses are retreating to the suburbs. Kelly Golding goes in search of some interesting shops tucked away in the backstreets of Adelaide including some places suggested by our viewers when we invit

Sunburnt Country Exhibition and Holden Days book

Pete Michell checks out ‘Sunburnt Country’ - icons of Australian Motoring is a permanent exhibition at the National Motor museum which brings together a selection of significant vehicles and stories from the first 50 years of Australian motor

New Galleries - 2013 SALA Festival

August is art month here in South Australia – and since it started in 1998 the annual SALA Festival has been celebrating the diverse talents of South Australian Living Artists. Kelly Golding hits the streets of Adelaide and surrounds in search of

Swim with the Sharks and Sealions

Pete Michell comes eye to eye with a Great White Sharks near South Neptune Island – luckily he is inside a shark cage! This unique day tour is with Adventure Bay Charters who don't burley the waters- instead, they use music!

Fowlers Bay Whales

The Far West Coast is remote and pristine and of course at this time of year it’s also Whale Central! Briony Hume takes an unforgettable helicopter ride from Ceduna to Fowlers Bay then boards the 'Ashara' for a unique whale watching experience.

Coober Pedy: Josephine's Gallery and Kangaroo Orphanage

Briony Hume travels to Coober Pedy to meet some adorable orphans of the Outback. True local gems Josephine and Terry Brennan-Kuss run a Kangaroo Orphanage that is attracting countless visitors.

Fleurieu Arts

Kelly Golding spends a pleasurable day meandering through some of the Fleurieu’s stylish shops and galleries including an award-winning South Coast Cellar Door.

Adelaide Biplanes

Pete Michell takes to the skies above Aldinga in a Waco Classic Biplane. Pete finds the sheer romance and thrill of soaring in an old fashioned biplane and enjoying some of the best scenic views around is an experience that’s hard to beat.

Turner from the Tate at the Art Gallery of South Australia

Kelly Golding reminds us that there is still time to see this impressive international exhibition – the Making of a Master.

Canoe the Coorong

Pete Michell joins Brenton Carle from ‘Canoe the Coorong’ for a one day all-inclusive tour of this wonderful waterway around the Murray Mouth.

Big Bend By Night!

Briony Hume heads to the riverbank downstream from Swan Reach and finds wildlife aplenty at Big Bend By Night.

Escapegoat Adventures Mountain Bike Tour

Briony Hume spends the morning mountain biking in the Adelaide Hills when she joins Escapegoat Adventures. It’s a biking experience coupled with a visit to Cleland Wildlife Park and a close up encounter with some Aussie furry favourites - You could

Skydive the Coast

Pete Michell takes a fantastic free-fall from 14,000 feet above Semaphore Beach! Leaping out of a perfectly good plane is all in a day’s work for the experienced team from ‘Skydive the Coast’ and Pete finds skydiving over suburbia to b

Christmas Shopping - SA style!

With Christmas just a month away it’s high time you got inspired about your Christmas shopping, so Briony Hume’s hit the shops to try and find some unusual gift ideas but also to spend her money in places that will support SA business.

Main Corner - Mount Gambier

The iconic Blue Lake is synonymous with Mt Gambier and a must see when you visit the region but now there’s a new attraction that’s drawing the crowds and it’s the key to unlocking the fascinating geology of the Limestone Coast.

The Wooden Boat Festival

The Wooden Boat Festival began in 1989 when a small group of local enthusiasts got together. It’s now recognised as one of the major festivals of its type in the Southern Hemisphere attracting around 300 vessels.

The Aussie Muscle Car Run

Briony Hume hits the highway with the organisers of the upcoming ‘Aussie Muscle Car Run’ an event run over 7 days, where around 3 dozen cars will be criss-crossing the state in a charity run to raise money for the Leukaemia Foundation.

Berri Airboat Tour

Pete Michell heads up to Berri in the Riverland to take a ride on ‘Elka’ an 8 seater flat-bottomed-water-skimming Airboat - for a backwater adventure like no other!

The Adelaide Hills International Sculpture Symposium

Take eight acclaimed sculptors from around the world, bring them to one of the most inspirational locations in the Adelaide Hills and let them loose with the tools of their trade.

Fleurieu Peninsula Day Trip

Pete Michell’s pick of the fabulous Fleurieu Peninsula! A memorable day trip that the whole family will enjoy.

Barossa Valley Day Trip

Briony Hume finds there are plenty of things to do in the Barossa Valley when wine tasting is not on the agenda! You’ll be surprised at what she finds.

Adelaide Hills - Cellar doors with a difference

Michael Keelan visits some cellar doors with a difference using the latest SALife Food and Wine Magazine as inspiration.

Adelaide Hills - Foodie Tourist for a Day

Leigh McClusky turns foodie tourist for the day in the Adelaide Hills – Mt. Barker, Nairne and Hahndorf all feature in Leigh’s gastronomic guide to the hills.

To Port Lincoln by Sea and Road

Pete Michell takes a trip on the new SeaSA ferry – ‘the Aurora V’ from Wallaroo to Lucky Bay and finds the trip to Port Lincoln from Adelaide is now quicker and easier than ever.

The Proud Mary - a Murray River icon

Leigh McClusky steps aboard the Murray River icon and discovers that a riverboat experience aboard the Proud Mary is just the answer for anyone seeking a relaxing holiday, a cultural experience, or perhaps just an opportunity to get to know our historic

Uniquely South Aussie!

Pete Michell takes a nostalgic look at the things that are uniquely South Australian… the small things that distinguish us from the rest of the country…and why we wouldn’t want it any other way!

The Pichi Richi Explorer's carriage of cuisine!

When you think of the Flinders Ranges, some fairly iconic images spring to mind and one favourite is the historic Pichi Richi Railway. Peter Michell heads off on a train journey which is a feast for all the senses!

Heavenly Homewares in the Hills!

Briony Hume makes ‘homewares’ the theme of her hills drive, and finds a collection of shops offering something to suit every Mothers’ taste.

Semaphore Road - updated and edgy!

Briony Hume takes a look around Semaphore Road - now updated and edgy! The gentle sea breeze of change has blown through here recently with council undertaking a major upgrade.

Jet Adventures!

Peter Michell heads to the Classic Jets Fighter Museum at Parafield Airport to visit a rare collection of classic jets. Afterwards, Pete signs up for a 'Flight Experience' the latest sensory enterprise to hit North Adelaide.

Must See, Must Do: Flinders Ranges and the Outback!

Pete Michell runs us through his top Must See, Must Do experiences in the Flinders Ranges and Outback. In this part of the world you’ll find nature on a grand scale in a remote and ancient landscape.

Celebrating 125 years of the Bay Sheffield

Leigh McClusky chats with Bruce McAvaney about the Bay Sheffield, one of Australia’s most prestigious foot races, attracting the brightest and best athletes from around the country to Glenelg every December.

Samstag Museum of Art

Leigh McClusky looks at how 13 Australian Artists have interpreted the game of Chess in a unique touring exhibition currently showing at the Samstag Museum of Art.

Norwood Wander

Norwood’s cosmopolitan Parade has earned itself a reputation of one of our premier shopping strips - always up to the minute, always fashionable, but as Briony Hume discovers - the secret to its success has a lot to do with family and tradition.

Must See, Must Do - Limestone Coast!

From the famous Coorong to the picturesque Glenelg River on the Victorian Border, the Limestone Coast offers some amazing experiences.

Bowerbird Bazaar

The Bowerbird Bazaar only runs over a couple of weekends a year, but a growing number of style mavens are flocking to this collection of local and interstate design. The next market will run from the 28th to the 30th of October.

Must See Must Do: Eyre Peninsula

Pete Michell investigates his top Must see, Must Do experiences on the Eyre Peninsula. From amazing aquatic adventures to exploring the outback, it really is a region of awesome contrasts.

Must See Must Do - the River Murray!

Pete Michell takes a look at the Must See Must Do experiences for the Murray River. This waterway has long been a drawcard for travellers.

Saatchi Exhibition at the Art Gallery!

It’s a major artistic coup for Adelaide with a selection from the renowned Saatchi Gallery being shown for the first time ever in Australia. Leigh McClusky joins the Director of the Art Gallery of South Australia Nick Mitzevich for a look.

Ukulele Night at The Gov!

Inspired by an article in this month’s SA Life Magazine, Pete Michell investigates Adelaide’s love affair with the humble Ukulele! Pete heads along to the Ukulele Appreciation Societies beginner’s session at the Governor Hindmarsh Hot

Must See Must Do - Yorke Peninsula!

It’s one of South Australia’s favourite playgrounds. Generations of families make traditional pilgrimages to ‘Yorkes’ each year to soak up the laidback coast and country lifestyle. Pete Michell heads over to Yorke Peninsula!

Must See, Must Do: Barossa!

Pete Michell takes a look at the Must See Must Do experiences for the Barossa Valley, one of Australia’s most famous wine regions.

Magill Road Precinct

Briony Hume takes a fresh look at Magill Road which in recent times has become an Interiors mecca with sleek modern the new currency.

Must See Must Do - Adelaide

Pete Michell runs us through his ‘Must See Must Do’ check list for Adelaide. Our city regularly ranks in the top 10 most liveable cities in the world lists, and for good reason, Pete reminds us why with his list of what to see and do.

Must See Must Do - Clare Valley

Pete Michell shares his Clare Valley checklist – the top ‘Must See, Must do’ experiences when touring the gorgeous Clare Valley.

Must See, Must Do - Adelaide Hills!

Pete Michell investigates the ‘Must see, Must do’ experiences in the stunning Adelaide Hills. With so much to see just 30 minutes from the CBD, “Adelaideans” love to head to the hills for a day trip – we’ll show you

Our Must See Must Do on the Fleurieu Peninsula

Pete Michell investigates the top ‘Must See, Must Do’ experiences on the stunning Fleurieu Peninsula.

Geocaching - a modern day treasure hunt!

Briony Hume tries her hand at Geocaching – a modern age treasure hunt. With millions of geocaches hidden world wide, there’s bound to a few surprising finds in your suburb.