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, 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


What's On This Month

July events Guide(295 kb)
Regular Events

Poker at The Yankalilla Hotel
7.30pm every Tuesday, entry $20 PH 8558 2011

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 July

Steve Ashley - Smiling Samoyed Brewery
Sunday 3rd July from 1pm - 4pm.  Ph 08 8558 6166

Robert Bean - Smiling Samoyed Brewery
Sunday 10th July from 1pm - 4pm.  Ph 08 8558 6166

School Holiday Wildlife show with Animals Anonymous
Tuesday 12th July 11am - 12 noon.  Come an see this great wildlife show where you can see and touch beautiful Australian anilas such as Dunnarts, squirrel gliders, dragons and parrots.  $4.00 pp and bookings are essential as pace is limited.  Parental supervision is required.  Book at the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre - 08 8558 0240 or tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au

Margie Russell - Smilng Samoyed Brewery
Sunday 17th July from 1pm - 4pm. Ph 08 8558 6166 

Yankalilla Library - Book Sale 
Sunday 19th July - Saturday 23rd July.  Ph - 08 8558 2043 for further details.  All proceeds raised with contribute to new library resources.   

Lego Brick Builders Club
Tuesday 19th July 1pm - 3pm at the Centre.  Plenty of free play and some team building activities and challenges as wll!  Bring your enthusiam and creativitiy, but NOT your own Lego.  Thousands of pieces to have a ball with including Disney Princess, Friends, Batmans and Racing Cars.  Club is run by an accredited facilitator.  Tickets $6.00 per person.  Book at the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre - 08 8558 0240 or tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au 

Create your Own.......Magic World Sculpture
Tuesday 19th July from 10am - 12pm.   Made with both natural and mand made sculptures.  All materials supplied.  Parental supervison is essential.  $6.00 per person and can be booked at the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre - 08 8558 0240 or tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au 

Barry Hunt - Smiling Samoyed Brewery
Sunday 24th July from 1pm - 4pm

Yankalilla Acoustic Evening 
Saturday 16th July, Agricultural Hall, Yankalilla Show grounds, from 8pm.  Ph 08 8558 2728





What's On During The Year And Beyond 


cinderellaSealand Theatre Promise, Promises!

Saturday 16th July, 7.30pm

Club Fleurieu, Main South Road, Yankalilla

Sealand Theatre presents their very vivacious variety show, Promises, Promsies!  A night of music, comedy, poetry and theatre.   All tickets are $25.00 each can be purchased at the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre 08 8558 0240 or tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au

 For enquiries contact kathryn Pentecost - kathrynpentecost@hotmail.com






Yankalilla Library - Book Sale

From Tuesday 19th July to Saturday 23rd July

Yankalilla Library, Main South Road, Yankalilla

Do you love reading?  Looking for some new books to purchase?  Why not check out the Yankalilla Library book sale.  All proceeds raised will contribute to new library resources.   For enquiries contact the Yankalilla Library 08 8558 2043 






Books and Words - Book Club Dinner

Friday 12th August, 6.30pm

Lillas Cafe, Main South Road, Yankalilla

An evening to discuss Dirt Music by Tim Winton, much awarded Australian Author.

Bookings are essential.  Tickets can be purchased through the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre - 08 8558 0240 or tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au





cinderellaBushdance, BBQ & Bonfire

Saturday 13th August, 7.30pm till late

Parawa Hall, 1541 Range Road, Parawa

Head on out to Parawa for a night of tow tapping fun at the Bush dance featuring toe tapping tunes by Diddchwy.  BBQ supper, raffles and door priizes.  A night of fun for the whole family.  If the dancing gets too much chill and relax by the bonfire. 

Get yur tickets through the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre - 08 8558 0240 or tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au For more information contact  Erica  0407 048 696.       Adults $15.00, children (6-14) $5.00.  BYO drink & Nibbles





cinderellaWriting Workshop #4

Monday 15th August, 2016

Yankalilla Community Centre, Main South Road

Dr Kathryn Pentecost us conducting the fourth in a series of ongoing writing workshops for adults at The Centre, Yankalilla.  Pentecost welcomes new and ongoing students to hone their craft with a series of exercises designed to create literacy fluency and confidence - be it in fiction or non fiction field.  Space is limited to 10.

Book and pay at the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre - 08 8558 0240 or tourism@yankalilla.sa.gov.au







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 

Admission Fees:

  • 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
  • Exhibitions
  • Handicraft
  • Needlework
  • Veggies
  • Flowers
  • Home Brew
  • Photography
  • Yankabald Art Competition
  • Paintings
  • Cooking
  • Sideshows and Showbags
  • Stationary Engines
  • Camel and Pony Rides
  • Trade Stalls and much more


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


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)

2006 New Years Eve Pageant Fireworks


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!


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 5203

Festival Fleurieu email: info@festivalfleurieu.com.au
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