Suggested Social Activities
If you are extending your time in Adelaide please find below some optional social activities that may interest you. Please note that these are at your own expense and arrangement. You can find links below to book these activities direct with the tour providers.
Option 1 - Kangaroo Island Experience
See the highlights of South Australia’s premier nature-based tourism destination, Kangaroo Island. From Remarkable Rocks to playful fur seals, SeaLink guides will take you to the Kangaroo Island’s natural highlights. This is simply the best 1 Day Kangaroo Island tour available.
Take a guided walk on the beach among a colony of rare and wild Australian sea lions with a National Parks Ranger. Head to Vivonne Bay Bistro for a two-course lunch, followed by a visit to the Hanson Bay Wildlife Sanctuary where you will see koalas relaxing in the trees. Spend the afternoon at Flinders Chase National Park, renowned as a sanctuary for native Australian animals including kangaroos, wallabies, koalas and echidnas.
The tour of the park will take you to the rugged southern coastline for a walk on Remarkable Rocks and Admirals Arch. Remarkable Rocks provides great photographic opportunities and stunning sea views. Admirals Arch boardwalk takes you down a rugged cliff face to reveal this spectacular rock archway, a natural nursery and safe haven for playful Long-nosed Fur Seals that can be seen resting, swimming and playing in the waves or on the rocks.
From Adelaide, this tour is a 16 hour day that includes travel to and from Kangaroo Island. You do get time to rest during your ferry transfers & coach travel between attractions.
There are a number of tour/transfer options available with prices starting from $275 per adult and $176 per child.
To book this tour please click here.
Option 2 - Adelaide Oval Tour
Go behind closed doors where you'll discover hidden secrets and relive celebrated moments. Witness the unique integration of the Oval's iconic heritage blended seemlessly with world-class facilities.
Access restricted areas and experience the roar of the crowd as you take to the ground through the interactive player's race. Step into living history as you explore inside the iconic scoreboard, and see where some of the world's greatest musicians have entertained sold-out crowds.
Adelaide Oval Tours are led by our expert volunteer guides who share their unique and captivating tales - there's always a new experience waiting to be had.
Tours run on Saturday at 10am, 11am, 1pm and 2pm and are 90 minutes in duration.
- Adults $22
- Concession $17
- Child (5-15years) $12
To book an Adelaide Oval Tour please click here. Please note that the October avilablity will be released by the end of July.
Option 3 - Adelaide Fashion Festival
The Adelaide Fashion Festival, presented by Mercedes-Benz Adelaide will run from 19-23 October. It is a celebration of innovative South Australian design and style, showcasing both established and up-and-coming Adelaide designers.
Adelaide Fashion Festival celebrates South Australia’s unique style; particularly its creativity and design. From new season looks by local hair and makeup artists to sampling the state’s premier food, wine, photography and music.
For more information on the Adelaide Fashion Festival please click here.
Option 4 - Fleurieu Folk Festival
The Fleurieu Folk Festival will be held from 21-23 October. It is an annual 3 day family friendly celebration of contemporary and traditional folk music, held in the picturesque township of Willunga, in South Australia’s premier wine region.
Each year the festival hand picks over 50 of the best local, interstate and international folk musicians covering a broad range of genres including traditional, acoustic, celtic, blues, roots and bluegrass. With workshops, sessions, dancers, blackboard concerts and children’s entertainment, as well as local food, wine and market stalls, there’s something for everyone!
For more information on the Fleurieu Folk Festival please click here.