October school holiday activities, things to do on the Fleurieu Peninsula | GUIDE

SHOW TIME: Natasha and Chloe Blesing and Laura and Erin Smith, of Yankalilla, at the 2016 Show.
SHOW TIME: Natasha and Chloe Blesing and Laura and Erin Smith, of Yankalilla, at the 2016 Show.

Saturday, September 30

Yankalilla Show: Yankalilla Showgrounds, 9am to 4pm. $10 adults, $5 children. Shearing demonstrations, draught horses, camel and pony rides, animal nursery, musicians and more. 

Monday, October 2

Strathalbyn Show: Strathalbyn Showgrounds, 10am to 4.30pm, $10 adults, $5 children. Featuring livestock, stalls, amusements and more.

Cockle Train: Operates daily during school holidays. Departs Goolwa 10am, 12.15pm, & 2.45pm and Victor at 11am, 1.30pm, 3.45pm. Tickets at the stations.

Tuesday, October 3

Bush Walk: 10am-12pm, Aldinga Conservation Park (Gate 14). Free. Ages 8-15. Bring water bottle, hat and sunscreen. Ph 8557 7555 or email aldingayouth@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au to book.

Wednesday, October 4

Teddy Bears’ Picnic: 10.30am-11.30am, Yankalilla Library. Free. Bring a picnic blanket, hats and sunscreen. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 8558 2043 to book.

Thursday, October 5

Pop Up Circus: 10am-12pm, Studio 20 Youth Centre, Aldinga. $10. Ages 8-15. Learn circus skills and techniques from Cirkidz. Book: 8557 7555 or aldingayouth@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au

Friday, October 6

Claymation workshop: Victor Harbor Library, Friday, October 6. Run by GooRoo Animators, the three-hour workshop is for ages 10-18. Cost is $5 per person and bookings are required. Register at www.eventarc.com or phone 8551 0730. 

Saturday, October 7

Cinderella and the Pirates: 7.30pm, Victor Harbor Town Hall. Adults $16, concession/student $14, u13s $10. A pantomime combining the stories of Cinderella and Pirates of Penzance. Book tickets at www.sccas.org.au or at RAA Victor Harbor.

Sunday, October 8

Cinderella and the Pirates: 2pm, Victor Harbor Town Hall. Adults $16, concession/student $14, u13s $10. A pantomime combining the stories of Cinderella and Pirates of Penzance. Book tickets at www.sccas.org.au or at RAA Victor Harbor.

Monday, October 9

Short film-making workshops: October 9 to 12, based at Signal Point, Goolwa. For ages 12 to 24, using smart phones. Limited spaces available and you must be able to commit to all four sessions. Ph: 8551 0586.

Tuesday, October 10

Creative Gems Art Workshop: 10am-12noon, The Centre, Yankalilla. $10. Suitable for ages 5+. All material supplied. Call 8558 0240 to book.

Wednesday, October 11

Nature Play: 10am-2pm, Yankalilla Community Children’s Centre. Free. Children’s activities and sausage sizzle. Call 8558 2387 to book.

Stories in the Garden: 10am, Aldinga Beach Community Garden. All ages. Hear stories and enjoy food make from the garden produce. Parent attendance required. Book: 0430 303 458. 

Cinderella and the Pirates: 7.30pm, Victor Harbor Town Hall. Adults $16, concession/student $14, u13s $10. A pantomime combining the stories of Cinderella and Pirates of Penzance. Book tickets at www.sccas.org.au or at RAA Victor Harbor.

Thursday, October 12

Walk and Play: Discover local flora and fauna, and enjoy nature play, at Aldinga Scrub. Bring water bottle, hat and sunscreen. Book: 8557 7555 or email aldingayouth@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au

Cinderella and the Pirates: 2pm, Victor Harbor Town Hall. Adults $16, concession/student $14, u13s $10. A pantomime combining the stories of Cinderella and Pirates of Penzance. Book tickets at www.sccas.org.au or at RAA Victor Harbor.

Mickster the Trickster: Magic show ‘Einstein the Magic Bookworm’. Location Strathalbyn Library Community Centre, 11am. Free. Book:  8555 7000. Then appearing at Centenary Hall, 2pm, cost $8.

Friday, October 13

Myponga Mud Day: 10am-12pm and 12pm to 2pm, Myponga Uniting Church. $2. Age-appropriate mud stations, water supplied by local CFS. Mounds to climb and treasures to find. BYO mud toys, towels, hats and spare clothes. Barbecue. Book: larrybarry@live.com

Cinderella and the Pirates: 2pm, Victor Harbor Town Hall. Adults $16, concession/student $14, u13s $10. A pantomime combining the stories of Cinderella and Pirates of Penzance. Book: www.sccas.org.au or at RAA Victor Harbor.

Saturday, October 14

Cinderella and the Pirates: 2pm and 7.30pm, Victor Harbor Town Hall. Adults $16, concession/student $14, u13s $10. A pantomime combining the stories of Cinderella and Pirates of Penzance. Book: www.sccas.org.au or at RAA Victor.