Spend time in nature and learn simple sketching tips
Experience the sights and sounds of Adelaide Botanic Garden like never before in this unique after-dark event.
A wander around Byards Road Wetland discovering the creatures of the night.
Learn about wildlife apartments, visit trees that existed before Adelaide, and discover the inspiration for Snugglepot and Cuddlepie!
Carve a nature themed sculpture from ancient limestone
Explore the biodiversity of the iconic Green Carpenter Bee through a new interactive display at the South Australian Museum.
Challenge yourself to discover the biodiversity of Adelaide’s unique bird community.
Artist Peter Drew's poster to celebrate Boomers Beach
Cubbies by the Creek - Morning Session
This year at the Nature Festival, we are holding a Seed Swap workshop at the Bower Cottages Community Centre in Semaphore Park.
A gentle 19km cycle around our in-TREE-guing Adelaide Park Lands, celebrating trees, birds, bees and the centenary of the SA Forest League.
What’s the buzz about pollination? There's more to it that you might realise and it’s not just a job for bees.
A 3.2km return hike for experienced hikers. Hike to a secluded cove where Deep Creek meets the ocean.
Join us for a brief introduction to the local environment of the Adelaide Plains from a contemporary Indigenous Kaurna perspective.
Investigate the highly biodiverse space between the land and sea, and contribute to science by participating in the Great Southern BioBlitz!
Bringing together all environmentally focussed groups in the Campbelltown Council area for a day of workshops, community, and nature.
Come and enjoy the splendour of the Beaumont House garden in full bloom.
A guided night walk around Oaklands Wetland discovering the plants and animals that call this place home
See a community garden in action, bringing back the butterflies info, paint your own pot, composting and worm farm.
Family Friendly Birding Walking Tours
Interactive touchscreen stories about the Kaurna seasons of Kudlilla and Wilutti.
Join David Speirs, the Minister for Environment and Water for a tour of Adelaide’s newest National Park.
Come and discover the wonderful kingdom of fungi!
This self-guided trail leads you along the historic elm carriageway, which has been a fixture of the Adelaide Park Lands since the 1880s.
This self-guided trail leads you to see some of Adelaide's most beautiful trees and green treasures.
A student art exhibition based on native bird portraits painted at Seaford Secondary College.
See what you might encounter in marine parks and along the SA coastline in this free guide developed by Nature Play SA
Wayapa® - Ancient Earth Mindfulness Connection.
Learn all about our local frogs and then go for a walk around the Arbury Park Outdoor School ponds to discover more.
Learn the fundamentals of propagating heirloom seeds to get the best results for bountiful summer salad crops
Come along to a guided tour of The Joinery, our community environment centre in the heart of the city.
A guided walk discussing native vegetation, waterways and their management in urban spaces.
Tuesday Talk - Dr Ralph Body on Hans Heysen and his creative response to trees.
5049 Coastal Community is bringing our local environment to you, in an event to celebrate our local nature (and why we love it).
A 12.5km challenging walk. From Inman Valley head up James Track and follow the Heysen Trail markers up to Sugarloaf and Moon Hill
COTA SA art workshops for older people... reflecting the beauty of nature in the City of Adelaide.
How does an apple core turn into a carrot? Find out this and more at this fun play that brings the wonder and magic of compost to life.
Grow your own green sanctuary at home with all the tip and tricks you need to growing native garden plants to look their very best.
A 5km self guided heritage walk around Second Valley
See nature through a new lens with this introduction to basic photographic concepts.
Listen to amazing 4 part harmonies while taking in the beautiful surroundings of the Oaklands Wetlands Reserve
Celebrate the diversity of 124 species of eucalypts with a guided tour at Adelaide Botanic Garden!
A guided appreciation and biodiversity tour of Heywood Park, Unley as part of 2020 Nature Festival.
Caring for and loving the Christ Church Healing Garden and Parklands Creek
Roving singer-songwriter, natural wine, tapas, the open air at a cafe founded with sustainability at our heart
‘Nature in the Hills/Suburbia’ - An introduction to nature journaling.
Nature Frames… explores how we encounter nature through a series of temporary performance-based interventions across the City of Adelaide.
A free series of pre-recorded music performances by local Adelaide Hills artists in their favourite natural environment.
A beautiful nature playground right in the heart of Myponga.
Reflect on the deeper source in a variety of nature creations made by Largs locals displayed in the vast expanse of the church windows.
Follow the Story Trail signs to discover the wonders of nature and read A Walk in The Bush!
Guided walk with Hindmarsh Greening
This future-themed dinner will playfully explore how our relationship with food and nature may change over the next 50 years
Join Professor Andy Austin in conversation with Dr Steve Donnellan as they explore the wonders of parasatoid wasps.
Grab a permit and have a go at catching dinner!
A free event, hosted by National Parks and Wildlife Service South Australia and artist Rebecca McEwan
Discover the names of plants that are native to your area by searching for clues.
Learn tips and skills for observing, drawing and thinking about the natural world as we explore the Common Ground community garden.
Use our self-guided bingo card to explore the garden at The Joinery.
Explore the City’s amazing natural Grasslands! Pop-up interpretive and self-guided Trail and booklet you can download or pick up.
Participate in this year's Nature Festival Food Swap, to meet and chat with like-minded people for fresh, local and delicious goods.
Step into a piece of Adelaide's original grassy plains and discover rare and fascinating plants and insects close up from local experts!
10 days of encounters, events and experiences to celebrate our love of nature in South Australia.