Myponga Wholesale Country Market
Every weekend & Public Holiday 10am - 4pm
The Cheese Factory, Main South Road, Myponga
Inman Valley Market
First Saturday of the month, 9am - 1pm
The Memorial Hall, Inman Valley Road, Inman Valley
Cape Jervis Community Market
Second Sunday of the month, 9am-1pm
Outside the Cape Jervis Tavern, Main South Road, Cape Jervis
Yankalilla Craft & Produce Market
Third Saturday of every month, 9am - 1pm
Agricultural Hall, Main South Road, Yankalilla
Second Valley Community Market
Saturday 26th March 2016, 10am to 3pm
Second Valley Soldier's Memorial Institute
What's On This Month
Poker at The Yankalilla Hotel
7.30pm every Tuesday, entry $20 PH 8558 2011
Dinner at the Yankalilla Football Club
Meals 6-8pm and Bar open 5pm –late.
Meat tray raffle and more! Visitors to the area are most welcome to come and enjoy! PH 0404 795 974.
Live Music at Smiling Samoyed Brewery
Sunday’s 1pm to 4pm. For booking PH 8558 6166.
Yankalilla Acoustic Evening
Agricultural Hall, Main Rd, every third Saturday of the month (excluding Dec, Jan & Feb) from 8pm. 8558 2728
Events in May
Yankalilla Heritage Month - Youth Art Competition
A chance for Yankalilla Youth to participate in History Month by drawing or painting and enterting th art competition to celebrate the Districts history. Entries close 27th May. Entries to the Visitor Information Centre, Council office or the Library.
Soloist Andrew Kemp
at the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 6th May, from 7.30pm Ph - 08 8558 2011
Craft with Judith at the Centre
Tuesday 10th May, 11.15am - 2pm. Lino Prinitng - carve your design on a Linoleum block. All materials supplied. $6.00 per person. Bookings are essential and can be made at the VIC Ph 08 8558 0240
Evening craft with Judith at the Centre
Wednesday 11th May, 6.30pm - 8.30pm. Shibori Tie Dyeing. All materials supplied. $6.00 per person. Bookings are essential and can be made at the VIC Ph 08 8558 0240
Duo - Acoustic Moose
at the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 13th May, from 7.30pm. Ph - 08 8558 2011
Cooking for Blokes at the Centre
Monday 16th May, 10.30am - 1pm. Asian banquet including all ingredients and a shared lunch. $15.00 per person. Bookings are essential and can be made at the VIC Ph 08 8558 0240
Soloist James Byrne the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 20th may 7.30pm Ph - 08 8558 2011
Yankalilla Acoustic Evening
Saturday 21st May, Agricultural Hall, Yankalilla Show grounds, from 8pm. Ph 08 8558 2728
DJ Chloe at the Yankalilla Hotel
Saturday 21st May, from 8pm Ph 08558 2011
Soloist PASH at the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 27th May, from 7.30pm Ph 08 8558 2011
What's On During The Year And Beyond
Every Wednesday and Saturday in May from 11am - 3pm
Bungala Park, Main South Road, Normanville
As part of history month, Dunstall Cottage presents a photographic exhibition and dsiplay of other items in an old cottage, dating back to the 1880's in Park.
For more information please contact Val Gubbin 08 8558 3924
Fleurieu Coast History Festival Hub
Sunday 1st May - Tuesday 31st May
Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre
The Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre is the hub of information regarding the South Australian History Festival which runs for the month of May. The centre will be holding talks and is also the entrance point of the Yankalilla Museum, which is offering FREE entry for the month of May. For more information contact the Visitor Information Centre on 1300 965 842 or email@example.com
Presentation: Yankalilla Places & Spaces
Friday May 13th, Friday 20th May and Friday 27th May
Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre
As part of the SA history Festival, join Dr Iris Iwanicki who is going to present the review of the 1985 heritage survey of Yankalilla and an outline if the councils preparation of a heritage policy. This is a FREE event and runs from 11am - 12pm.
DOG AGILITY SOUTH AUSTRALIAN NATIONALS
25th - 29th May 2016
Wirrina Cove Holiday Park, Wirrina Cove
Dogs SA and the Agility Nationals 2016 Organising Committee are pleased to announce that the venue for the Agility Nationals SA 2016will be Wirrina Cove.
Dog agility is a very popular sport in Australia. It is where the handler directs their dog through a variety of obstacles such as tunnels, weave poles and jumps, as quickly and accurately as they can. it is also a fabulous spectator sport.
For More information visit the Agility Nationals website
SA Endurance Riders Assoc State Championships
Friday 1st July - Sunday 3rd July 2016
Wirrina Cove and surrounds
Approx 30 riders will leave camp (Wirrina Cove) at midnight (12am) and follow a course marked with refelctive arrows. Riders will rest every 40kms. The course is 160kms long and spread over 24 hours. All riders start togehter, however over time they will seperate into smaller groups.
Books and Words Presents - Cinderella
Sunday 2nd July, 2pm
Club Fleurieu, Main South Road, Yankalilla
Books and Words presents Cinderella. A pantomime for all ages and performed by the Upstage Theatre Company. This is a great family productions and held in the first weekend of the school holidays. All tickets are $10.00 each can be purchased at the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre 08 8558 0240 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Bookings are essential and all young children must by accompanied by a responsible adult.
Capturing your Readers Emotion
Sunday 19th June - 9am - 3pm
Normanville Surf Lifesaving Club
Hosted by Fiona McIntosh. A writing workshop opportunity based on Fiona's Cafe series. All bookings and enquiries through Jill Landford 0414 824 885 or email@example.com
WIRRINA BLUEGRASS & ACOUSTIC ROOTS FESTIVAL
3rd -5th September 2016
Wirrina Cove Holiday Park, Wirrina
The Wirrina Bluegrass Festival is all about acoustic music.
Bluegrass is born of the acoustic tradition. It features the five string banjo, mandolin, guitar, upright bass, resonator guitar and fiddle and is noted for its lightning-fast picking and vocal harmonies. The festival will showcase other genres throughout the weekend as well, acknowledging that the roots of Bluegrass go deep- and that it has not lost any of the sense of community that it shares with its Folk and Country origins.To find out more about visit www.wirrinabluegrass.com
Saturday 1st October 2016
Yankalilla Showgrounds, Main South Road
Saturday of the October Long Weekend
Yankalilla, Rapid Bay & Myponga Agricultural & Horticultural Society Inc. 134th 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
- Adult $10
- Concession ( pensioner only) $5
- Child 5yrs-15yrs $5
- Under 5 FREE
Attractions that were at the 2013 Yankalilla Show (similar attractions for the 2016 show expected)
- Mechanical Bull
- Clancy the Jelly bean train
- The Amazing Christina - veteran contortionist with her Dancing Cocky
- Zorb Balls
- Wobbles the Clown
- Classic Cars
- Wine tastings & sales
- Main Stage entertainment
- Show Jumping & Horses in Action
- Sheep Shearing Demonstrations - John Hutchinson, local Shearers Hall of Fame recipient
- Wood Cutting
- Children's Competitions
- Animal Nursery
- Home Brew
- Yankabald Art Competition
- Sideshows and Showbags
- Stationary Engines
- Camel and Pony Rides
- Trade Stalls and much more
YANKALILLA CRUISE WEEKEND
Friday 18th to Sunday 20th November 2016
Yankalilla Oval (Memorial Park), Main South Road
Yankalilla Cruise is a full weekend event that happens annually on the third Sunday in November.
The Yankalilla Cruise main event is on the Sunday and see's over 600 classic and hot rod cars cruise to the Yankalilla oval where live rock and roll music and a fair await!
- Live Music
- Undercover Dance Floor
- Helicopter Rides
- Free Bouncy Castle for the Kids
- Food, Food and more Food
- Bar Facilities
LIONS FAMILY CHRISTMAS PARTY
24th December 2016
Mitre10 carpark, Edwards Ave, Normanville
The Lions Club of Yankalilla presents the Lions Family Christmas Party for 2015. Face painting, rides for the kids and a visit from Santa!
Yankalilla Lions Club
P: 08 8558 3100 (ask for Bruce)
NORMANVILLE NEW YEARS EVE PAGEANT
31st December 2016
Normanville Foreshore, from 7:30pm
Yankalilla District Community Cultural Arts Network
New Year's Eve 2016 will see the 19th 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 at approximately 8pm.
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!
AUSTRALIA DAY 2017
26th January 2017
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
District Council of Yankalilla
W: 08 8558 0240
14th - 30th April 2017
Art from the Heart of the Western Fleurieu
Festival Fleurieu celebrates the important place of artistic creativity in the life of the community of the Yankalilla Council district - also known as The Western Fleurieu Peninsula. Through this biennial festival, our community also values and celebrates heritage, landscape and the natural environment. This is our sense of place.
2015 saw over 90 registered events located in more that 50 venues across the region so there is something for everyone.
Festival Fleurieu (Leafy Sea Dragon Festival Association Inc. trading as...) is a not-for-profit incorporated group.
For more information visit www.festivalfleurieu.org.au
Or contact the Yankalilla Bay Visitor Information Centre on 8558 0240
Jill Langford - Festival Coordinator 0414 824 885
Festival Fleurieu address: PO Box 559 Yankalilla SA 5203Festival Fleurieu email: firstname.lastname@example.org