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
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 June
Soloist Blind Array at the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 3rd June, from 7.30pm. Ph - 08 8558 2011
Soloist Peter Jenkins
at the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 10th June, from 7.30pm Ph - 08 8558 2011
Craft with Judith at the Centre
Tuesday 14th June, 11.15am - 2pm. Lino Prinitng - Print your previously cut out design. 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 15th June, 6.30pm - 8.30pm. Lino Printing. All materials supplied. $6.00 per person. Bookings are essential and can be made at the VIC Ph 08 8558 0240
Soloist Steve Gower
at the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 17th June, from 7.30pm. Ph - 08 8558 2011
Cooking for Blokes at the Centre
Monday 20th June, 10.30am - 1pm. Winter Roasts 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 Heath Weber at the Yankalilla Hotel
Friday 24th June 7.30pm Ph - 08 8558 2011
Yankalilla Acoustic Evening
Saturday 18th June, Agricultural Hall, Yankalilla Show grounds, from 8pm. Ph 08 8558 2728
What's On During The Year And Beyond
60's/70's Tribute Night
Saturday 25th June 2016
Club Fleurieu, 140 Main South Road, Yankalilla
Revisit your youth! Dance the night away or just simply enjoy the great music by Gary Issacs. Bring your dancing shoes. Enjoy the hot dogs, hot shcips and sundaes. Tickets - Non members $30 and members $25. Includes entertainment and food. Tickets can be purchased at the Yankalilla Visitor Information Centre.
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 reflective arrows. Riders will rest every 40kms. The course is 160kms long and spread over 24 hours. All riders start together, however over time they will separate 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.
Sealand 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 email@example.com
For enquiries contact kathryn Pentecost - firstname.lastname@example.org
Bushdance, 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 your tickets by contacting Erica 0407 048 696. Adults $15.00, children (6-14) $5.00. BYO drink & Nibbles
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: email@example.com