Events in Glenelg

    Glenelg's main attraction is the Temptation Sailing Dolphin Swim or Watch cruises, which depart from Marina Pier, Holdfast Shores (at the end of Anzac Highway). Come aboard & experience wild bottle neck Dolphins in their element! Temptation Sailing is also available for private functions & offers 1.5hr coastal cruises.
    Book direct 0412 811 838 or at the Glenelg Visitor Information Centre.



      1-24·8·14 SALA Festival at the Bay Moseley Square

      Temporary Art Space - Thursday to Sunday, see works by David Court, Lucas Croall, The changing canvas and KUMANGKA in our popular shipping container exhibition spaces, and see artists at work on Wednesday 30 July, Thursday 31 July and Friday 1 August. Winter Wonderland Exhibition 10-4pm at the Bay Discovery Centre-you'll love our Winter Wonderland installation by Violet Cooper and Kat Tarca plus work by artists of all ages.
      Winter Wonderland Workshops, also at the Bay Discovery Centre - Crochet, Sunday 3rd, Jewellery making, Saturday 9th, Pop up Puppets, Saturday 16th and bookmaking, Saturday 23rd

      Every Thursday - Meditation @Partridge House, Glenelg. $12 per class

      In each class a different aspect of meditation and Buddhism is explained. This class is conducted by Buddhist nun Kelsang Luma. The classes are self-contained so you can drop in any week. There is no need to book or bring anything. Classes begin with a simple guided breathing meditation followed by a teaching and a second guided meditation based on the topic. There is also an opportunity for discussion, followed by refreshments.
      No meditation experience is necessary, the classes are suitable for beginners and experienced meditators and everyone is welcome.


      14·9·14 WW1 Re-enactment

      To recognise Australia's contribution to World War 1 - there will be an historical re-enactment march in September to honour the raising of South Australia's first contingent of troops that formed at Morphettville in August, 1914. The march will be from Morphettville to Glenelg down Anzac Highway


      16·11·14 Jetty Road Christmas Pageant

      This year marks the 60th anniversary of the Glenelg Christmas Pageant. Come and celebrate our 60th anniversary with us on Sunday 16th November to welcome Santa to the Bay. The Pageant will travel along Jetty Road, Glenelg from Rose Street into Colley Terrace with pre-pageant entertainment starting from 9.30am and the main event from 10.30am. Santa will then be ready to hear all of your Christmas wishes at the end of the pageant!

      30·11·14 Brians annual Fun Day. 10.30am - 2.30pm

      Partridge House, 38 Partridge Street, Glenelg. Join in the fun whilst helping to raise money and awareness for pancreatic cancer research. SA Metropolitan Fire truck will be there, prizes, games, sausage sizzle and auction for great prizes & giveaways. ALL proceeds are donated to the pancreatic Cancer Research Foundation. Support the Hanson Institute