Events

Markets

Myponga Wholesale Country Market
Every weekend & Public Holiday 9.30am - 4pm
The Cheese Factory, Main South Road, Myponga 

Inman Valley Market
First Saturday of the month, 10am - 2pm
The Memorial Hall, Inman Valley Road, Inman Valley

Yankalilla Craft & Produce Market
Third Saturday of every month, 9am - 1pm
Agricultural Hall, Main South Road, Yankalilla

Second Valley Community Market
Saturday on most long weekends. PH 85580240 to check dates.
Second Valley Soldiers Memorial Hall, Finniss Vale Drive, Second Valley

Kids Community Market 
Sunday 1st July, 10am to 1pm. At The Yankalilla Bay Visitor Information Centre
The Kids Community Market aims to help our local kids learn the basics of business and financial literacy while supporting and growing their creative and innovate ideas. We are here to encourage and inspire. 
Contact Details:  Mel Mobile: 0407 315 030, Email: picturingthesedays@gmail.com
Interested in participating, download a stall applicaiton form here: Kids Community Market Stall Application Form(29 kb) 

What's On This Month

Download Events Guide Here:

JULY 2018 FLEURIEU COAST EVENTS GUIDE(126 kb)

 

Download the June Yankalilla Community Centre & Library What's on Guide here: 

July 2018 What's On at the centre & Library(60 kb)

 

WEEKLY EVENTS:

 

Club Fleurieu.

Monday:

Tai Chi, 10.30am. Scrabble 1pm. Mah Jong, 2pm.

Tuesday:

Men’s Shed, 9am. Line dancing, 2pm.

Thursday:

Bingo, 10am.  Cards, 1pm.

Friday:

Men’s Shed, 9am.  Mosaics 10am.

Enquiries: Ph 8558 2053.

 

The Peninsula Bar & Restaurant at the Links Lady Bay

Jackpot Joker every Friday Night

 

Yankalilla Hotel:

Every Friday, Meat tray raffle drawn 7pm.

 

Saturday:

Backyard Universe Stargazing tours at Wirrina www.thebackyarduniverse.com.au 0488 705 224

 

Sunday: Live Music at Smiling Samoyed Brewery

1pm to 4pm for booking Ph. 08 8558 6166.

 

FORTNIGHTLY EVENTS:

 

Women’s Wellbeing Group

1st and 3rd Tuesday of every month, 12.45pm – 2.45pm.

Held at The Yankalilla Community Centre.  $15.00

Booking required 0484 313 329

www.creativegems.com.au

 

Yankalilla Bowling Club Friday Night Dinners

Friday 5th July and Friday 20th July, orders taken from 5.30pm.  All welcome. No bookings required.

 

Club Fleurieu:

Threads, 2nd and 4th Tuesday.

Spinning & Weaving 1st and 3rd Tuesday.

Enquiries: Ph 8558 2053

 

JUNE EVENTS:

 

Club Fleurieu Happy Hour

At Club Fleurieu

Friday 29th June, 4.30pm – 5.30pm

6pm fish dinner

Bookings: Ph 8558 2053

 

JULY EVENTS:

 

Kids Community Market 

At the Yankalilla Bay Visitor Information Centre
Sunday 1st July, 10am to 1pm. 
The Kids Community Market aims to help our local kids learn the basics of business and financial literacy while supporting and growing their creative and innovate ideas. We are here to encourage and inspire. 
Contact Details:  Mel Mobile: 0407 315 030,

Email: picturingthesedays@gmail.com.

 

doTERRA Essentail Oils for Your Pets.

At the Yankalilla Bay Information Centre.

Thursday 12th July, 10.00am.  Free class.

Come along to discuss how you can utilise this “Gift of the Earth” to help your own pet.

Bookings essential: Phone: 0434845056.

 

Tiger Ball & Casino Night at the Yankalilla Football Club

Saturday 14th July, 7.30pm to late.

Blackjack, Roulette, Poker and DJ HAZZMAN

Dress Code: 1920s. $25 PRE-PAID ($35 on night) www.facebook.com/yankalillaFC

 

A Book Art Workshop.

At the Centre Yankalilla.

Saturday 14th July, 10.30am – 12.30pm. Cost $5.00.

Books & Words Group presents this workshop with Helen Greer.  Come along and get creative with old books, make fabulous new things like secret books, jewellery boxes, handbags, picture frames etc.

Bookings essential. Tickets at Visitor Information Centre

Phone: 8558 0420

Email: tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au

www.booksandwordsgroup.weebly.com

 

Allusion wines - Christmas In July.

Allusion Wines.  Includes 2 course lunch & glass of wine.

Sunday 15th July, 12.00pm.  Tickets $25.00

Bookings essential: Phone: 8558 3333

Email: contact@allusionwines.com.au

 

Drumming Workshop

The Centre Yankalilla

Tuesday July 17th, 10.30 – 11.30. $5.00 per person.

Children under 12 must have parental supervision, BYO drum.

Bookings essential Phone 1300 965 842

Email: tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au

 

Smiling Samoyed Brewery Christmas In July.

Friday 20th July, 6.30pm – 9.30pm.

Christmas in July a showcase of what can be expected at the Smiling Samoyed for your Christmas event in 2018.  Themed menu, wood fire on sight brewed beverages.

Bookings essential: Phone: 8558 6166

Email: karen@smilingsamoyed.com.au

www.smilingsamoyed.com.au

 

Back To The 70’s Dinner.

Min Palace Restaurant Normanville.

Saturday 28th July, 7pm.  Tickets $35.00, members $30.00.

1970’s theme dinner, come along dressed in clothes of the era and bring along your favourite book from the 70’s.

Bookings essential. Tickets at Visitor Information Centre

Online: CLICK HERE

Phone: 8558 0420

Email: tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au

www.booksandwordsgroup.weebly.com

 

AUGUST EVENTS:

 

Curiouser & Curiouser Exhibition.

Yankalilla Yarns & Fine Art Gallery.

Saturday 4th August until Sunday 12th August.

10am – 4.30pm.

Paintings, assemblage & handmade objects of beauty.

Email: yankalillayarns@gmail.com

 

Yankalilla Bush Dance.

Yankalilla Agricultural Hall,

Saturday 11th August, 7pm – 11pm.  Adult $20.00, concession $15.00, children free. Bar available BYO nibbles

Booking essential. Book at the Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre

Online: CLICK HERE

Phone: 1300 965 842

Email: tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au

Or buy on line www.yankalilla.sa.gov.au/yankalillaTourism/Events

 

Parawa Progress Association Bush Dance and Bonfire

Parawa Hall, Range Road

Saturday 25th August, 7.00pm until late.  Adult $15.00, child $5.00 under 6 free.

Featuring Diddychwy, BBQ supper, raffles and door prizes. BYO nibbles and drink.

Booking essential. Book at the Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre

Online: CLICK HERE 

Phone: 8558 0240 / 1300 965 842

Phone: Erica on 0407 048 696

 

What's On During The Year And Beyond 

Film nightThe Staging Post 

Sunday 24th June, 3pm 

At Club Fleurieu 

National Refugee Week 2018 Comes to Yankalilla with THE STAGING POST, A film by Jolyon Hoff. The Staging Post follows two Afghan Hazara refugees, Muzafar and Khadim. Stuck in Indonesia after Australia 'stopped the boats' and facing many years in limbo, they built a community and started the school which inspired a refugee education revolution. A real-life, real-time, multi-platform documentary. The Staging Post is about friendship, connection and the power of community. Running time: 62min. Tickets: Adults $15, Students $10, family of 4 $30, includes light refreshments. Book tickets online or through The Yankalilla Bay Visitor Information Centre 8558 0240, 163 Main South Road Yankalilla.

 

Kids Community Market on the Fleurieu Coast

Kids Community Market 

Sunday 1st July, 10am to 1pm.

At The Yankalilla Bay Visitor Information Centre.

The Kids Community Market aims to help our local kids learn the basics of business and financial literacy while supporting and growing their creative and innovate ideas. We are here to encourage and inspire. 

Contact Details:  Mel Mobile: 0407 315 030, Email: picturingthesedays@gmail.com

Interested in participating, download a stall applicaiton form here: Kids Community Market Stall Application Form(29 kb)

Download the event poster here: 

Kids Community Market July Poster(604 kb)

 

Allusion IWnes Cellar Door

Christmas in July at Allusion Wines 

Sunday 15th July, 12pm

Allusion Wines Cellar Door, 127 Smith Hill Road Yankalilla 

Tickets $25.00 includes roast chicken lunch, christmas pudding and a glass of wine, Bookings essential contact@allusionwines.com.au or phone 8558 3333.  

Hall Yankalilla

Yankalilla Bush Dance 

Saturday 11th August, 7pm to late

Yankalilla Show Hall, Main South Road Yankalilla 

Australia has a wonderful choice when it come to folk dancing, one style that has truly become Australian is Bush Dancing. The Yankalilla show hall is the perfect venue and for those new to it we guarantee you’ll be a Bush Dancer by the end of the night. This event is run by the Yankalilla, Rapid Bay & Myponga Agricultural & Horticultural Society Inc. Bar facilities available but BYO nibbles.

Tickets: Adult $20, Concession $15, Child 16 and under $0
Bookings at The Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre 163 Main South Road Yankalilla or by Phone: 1300 965 842 or book online here 

Parawa Bush Dance Diddychwy

Parawa Bush Dance & Bonfire 

Saturday 25th August, 7pm to late

Parawa Hall, Range Road Parawa 

The Parawa Progress Association Present The Bush Dance & Bonfire. Head on out to Parawa for a night of toe tapping fun at the Bush dance featuring toe tapping tunes by Diddychwy.. BBQ supper at 9pm, raffles and door prizes. A night of fun for the whole family. If the dancing gets too much chill and relax by the bonfire.

Tickets - adults $15, Children (6-14) $5, kids under 6 free
BYO Drinks & Nibbles, BBQ supper supplied at 9pm. 
Tickets can be purchased online here  or at the Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre, 163 Main South Road Yankalilla or by Phone: 08 8558 0240 
Fore more information about the event contact Erica on 0407 048 696.

Landscape with gum trees at Kemmis Hill

Fleurieu Coast Festival of Nature

Wednesday 5th to Sunday 9th September 2018

Various locations across the Fleurieu Coast

A 5-day Festival to inspire, empower and celebrate the natural environment and sustainable living on the Fleurieu Coast. A vibrant program of open homes and gardens, pop-up workshops, talks, demonstrations and exhibits will be delivered against a backdrop of delicious local food and wine.

From guided bush walks to culinary workshops, yoga in the park to a sustainable living expo, you can explore all that nature has to offer and learn more about how to live more sustainably. Stay tuned for more details!

Yankalilla Show

Saturday 29th September 2018

Yankalilla Showgrounds, Main South Road, Yankalilla

Saturday of the October Long Weekend
Yankalilla, Rapid Bay & Myponga Agricultural & Horticultural Society Inc. 136th Annual Show
For trade space contact Ian Main on 0439 861 001.
Secretary Pam Satchell 8558 3661

Gates open for trade/horses - 7am
Gates open for public - 9am to 4pm
Official Opening at 12.00pm 

http://yankshow.com/

Wirrina Blue Grass Festival 2017

Wirrina Bluegrass & Acoustic Roots Festival

16th to 18th November 2018

Wirrina Cove Holiday Park, Wirrina Cove

The Wirrina Bluegrass and Acoustic Roots Festival is an annual gathering for people to hear, play and share acoustic music from the Bluegrass, Old Timey and other related traditions.

It’s on again—for the 7th year!  Our fabulous festival will again be hosted at the Wirrina Cove Holiday Park, just 80 minutes South of Adelaide, South Australia, on the first weekend of September. 

Bluegrass is great music. That’s why it heads up our festival. Our stage attracts world class musicians; many come back each year to perform, to run workshops, and to join in the fun and inspiration of all that a Wirrina festival is.

For tickets and more information visit https://wirrinabluegrass.com/ or facebook: https://www.facebook.com/WirrinaBluegrassl/ or phone M 0428 263 795.

Christmas Carols YankalillaCOMMUNITY CAROLS

TBA December 2018

Yankalilla Show Hall, 5.30pm to 7pm Pre Program Events, 7pm Carols commence.

Pre-program events 5.30pm to 7pm including free jumpy castle, free face painting, free activities, sausage sizzle and more. 7.00pm Carols commence. A selection of traditional carols, guest artists and nativity play.

Contact:
Peter Filsell 8598 0223 / 0427 534 095
Joy Rowlands 8558 2201 

LIONS FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY

24th December 2017

Mitre10 carpark, Edwards Ave, Normanville. 6.30pm to 8.30pm. Santa Arriving around 7pm.

The Lions Club of Yankalilla presents the Lions Family Christmas Party for 2017. Face painting, rides for the kids and a visit from Santa!

Contact
Yankalilla Lions Club
P: 08 8558 3100 (ask for Bruce)

 

2006 New Years Eve Pageant FireworksNORMANVILLE NEW YEARS EVE PAGEANT

31st December 2018
Normanville Foreshore, from 7:30pm

Yankalilla District Community Cultural Arts Network

New Year's Eve 2017 will see the 20th Annual Normanville New Year's Eve Pageant. The pageant consists of a parade of approximately 40 colourful floats leaving Katherine Drive at 7.30pm sharp winding its way through the streets of Normanville ending at the beautiful Normanville foreshore.

Locals and tourists alike flock to the foreshore to be entertained by a DJ, amusements, and fed by the local community clubs and groups. The night's festivities are finalised with a fireworks display at around 9.45pm. The pageant provides a fun, safe family environment for the entire community plus the many visitors staying in the area.

You are invited to be part of the pageant, whether it be just as a visitor or as a participant contact TJ Marks on 0407 174 262 if you have any queries.

The Pageant is a non-profit community organisation run by a very small group of locals, with the District Council of Yankalilla and Yankalilla Foodland providing sponsorship and the remaining funds required to stage the event are raised throughout the year. Look out for the girls in pink collecting for next years Pageant, they will be roaming throughout the parade collecting much needed donations. if you want to help us out with fundraising toss in a few coins or whatever you can afford.

See you there!

Here's what they say... https://www.weekendnotes.com/normanville-new-years-eve-pageant/

AUSTRALIA DAY 2018

26th January 2018

Bungala Park, Main South Road, 9am

Commences at 9.00am

  • Acknowledgement of Traditional Landowners
  • Address by Mayor of District Council of Yankalilla
  • Citizenship Ceremony
  • Presentation of Awards
  • Australia Day Award - Community Event of the Year
  • Australia Day Award - Young Citizen of the Year
  • Australia Day Award - Citizen of the Year
  • National Anthem and Close

Followed by Yankalilla Lions Club - traditional sausage sizzle, tea and coffee

Contact:
District Council of Yankalilla
W: 08 8558 0200

 

FESTIVAL FLEURIEU

Saturday 13th to Sunday 21st April 2019

Art from the Heart of the Fleurieu Coast

Festival Fleurieu celebrates the important place of artistic creativity in the life of the community of the Yankalilla Council district - also known as The Fleurieu Coast. Through this biennial festival, our community also values and celebrates heritage, landscape and the natural environment. This is our sense of place.

2017 saw over 100 registered events located in more that 50 venues across the region so there is something for everyone.

For more information visit www.festivalfleurieu.org.au 
Or contact the Fleurieu Coast Visitor Centre on 8558 0240
Jill Langford - Festival Coordinator 0414 824 885
Festival Fleurieu address: PO Box 559 Yankalilla SA 5203
Festival Fleurieu email: info@festivalfleurieu.com.au

 
 
163 Main South Road, Yankalilla SA 5203 | PO Box 9, Yankalilla SA 5203
Ph: 08 8558 0240 or 1300 965 842|Fax: 08 8558 3000| E: tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au
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