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Station Markets, Moonta
The Old Moonta Railway Station is the perfect spot for some market
shopping, and offers crafts, books, produce, bric-a-brac, collectables
and jewellery. Take the National Trust tourist train and Road Tram and
enjoy a commentary of the mines by the driver.
Tel: 08 8825 1891
Loxton's 91st Annual Spring Show, Loxton
For a show to run for almost a century, it has to be good. The Loxton
show has entertainment aplenty, with a multitude of exhibits including
agriculture, horticulture, vegetables, amateur winemaking, and some
show favourites---log chopping, sheaf-tossing, and horses in action.
Tel: 08 8584 8071
Coonawarra Cabernet Celebrations, Coonawarra
Many a wine drinker loves a Cabernet, and this festival celebrates
Coonawarra's take on this fine wine variety. There will be a Barrel
Series Auction, putting the 2009 vintage under the hammer. Enjoy a
brunch as the excitement takes place.
Tel: 08 8737 2392
Renmark Rose Festival 2010, Renmark
The Rose Festival in Renmark brings a delightful program of events
and activities, including displays and demonstrations, a flower
arrangement display featuring roses, and an abundance of the fragrant
Tel: 08 8586 6358
Meadows Country Fair 2010, Meadows
Every year, the Meadows Country Fair is widely acclaimed as the best
fair in the Adelaide Hills region. See the fantastic Udder Tug milking
competition, market stalls, regional produce and wines, entertainment
and amusements---and that's just the tip of the iceberg.
Tel: 0438 114 994
Penola Show, Penola
The Limestone Coast puts forward a great show in Penola, with lots of
animal displays, arts and crafts, beautiful roses, competitions, a
sideshow alley, and rides, fairy floss and toffee apples.
Tel: 08 8737 2323
Millicent AH and P Show 2010, Millicent
The show at Millicent is a little bit different---death-defying stunts keep
punters glued to their seats, including the Reverse Spiral Jump, the
Tear Drop Stunt, and multiple caravan destruction. There are also horse
events, sideshows and fireworks.
Tel: 08 8733 3560
Murray Bridge Rodeo, Murray Bridge
Rodeo is a sight to behold, and provides spectacular sports
entertainment. This event has fully catered food.
French Festival 2010 -- L'ile de la Reunion, Springfield
Alliance Francaise presents its seventh biennial French Festival this
spring in the beautiful grounds of Carrick Hill. There will be an
abundance of French sights, sounds and tastes for guests to enjoy.
Tel: 08 8272 4281
Hills Garden and Environmental Expo, Uralda
The Adelaide Hills is a good reminder of why the environment should
be preserved. This show focuses on environmentally friendly activities,
with a focus on gardening, natural resources and renewable energy.
Talks and demonstrations will be part of the expo.
Tel: 08 8339 6842
Shannons Yankalilla Cruise, Yankalilla
This is a cruise of a different sort---not on a ship, but in a car. The
procession of pre-1980s classics is definitely worth a look, and there
will be rock and roll dancing, drive-in movies, a swap meet, stalls, food
and a licensed bar.
Tel: 08 8558 2555
Adelaide International Guitar Festival, Adelaide
This great free event presents some of the best guitarists from around
Australia and the world. Workshops, master classes and artist talks will
entertain enthusiasts, along wth more than 50 fantastic guitarists'
Tel: 08 8216 8600
Maitland Art and Craft Fair, Maitland
Coming up to Christmas, there's no better place to find bargain gifts
than at an art and craft fair. There are over 50 stalls at the Maitland
Fair, as well as face painting, movies, food and coffee, all set in a lovely
Tel: 08 8832 2174
NOVEMBER 27 -- DECEMBER 31
Loxton's Christmas Wonderland, Loxton
For 26 years, Loxton has become illuminated at Christmas through 30
stunning lighting displays, including the nativity scene, Christmas
Village, Santa's Boot, and the Lolly Shop. It's Christmas fun at its best!
Tel: 08 8584 6905
Barmera Main Street Markets, Barmera
This award-winning market caters for the whole family, with food,
jewellery, clothes, toys, furniture, tools, books, plants and fresh
produce. You can meet a few friendly locals, listen to great music, visit
the petting zoo and heaps more!
Tel: 0428 152 235
Motorcycle Riders Association Toy Run 2010,
This is a great event for families, and all toys donated are distributed
to needy kids. The band, blow-up castle and Santa will keep the kids
busy, while food and drinks and various stalls provide plenty for
Tel: 0421 289 714
Each year, the lights
of Lobethal illuminate
the Adelaide Hills, as
over 800 houses are
decorated with many
designs. Carols in the
valley will kick off the
event, after which the
official 'switching on'
of the lights will take
Tel: 08 8389 8503
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T Antennae plus optional booster
DX2700 Active Zone with built in booster
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• Two antennas to
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with built in signal
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