South Australia

Promoting the rights of people with disability, who require a companion, to fair ticketing at events and venues

Companion Card is accepted at the Adelaide Motorsport Festival

Adelaide Motorsport Festival three cars and drivers

The Adelaide Motorsport Festival is a family-friendly, museum-in-motion. The festival draws upon South Australia’s rich motorsport history and celebrates and re-enacts motorsport competition of a by-gone era. 2018 marks the fifth year the event has been run and the third year it has been delivered in the size and format seen in 2015 and 2016. Using a shortened version of the Adelaide Grand Prix track, spectators will witness a variety of vehicles in groups of 10-12 race against the clock. The Adelaide Rally, set amongst the beautiful Adelaide Hills, McLaren Vale, Fleurieu and Murray Mallee regions, is based at the Adelaide Motorsport Festival. With plenty of star drivers, manufacturers displaying their latest models, 100's of cars on display, trade stands and food stands, there's so much see and experience at the Adelaide Motorsport Festival. Read more.

Sounds and Vibes Music Festival

Sound and Vibe Music Festival poster

 

On Saturday, December 1st, KYD-X and Lifetime Support Authority will be hosting Sounds & Vibes, a one day, all ages, an outdoor music festival celebrating as part the International Day of People with Disability. It will be held at the Hamilton Boulevard (in the shadow of the Ferris Wheel) at the Adelaide Showground.

With support from peak bodies in the disability sector, Sounds & Vibes will be an accessible music festival for all, featuring but not limited to Elevated Viewing Platforms, Auslan Interpreters, Chill-Out Zones, Guide and Assistant Dog-friendly areas, Hi-vis signage, a Silent Disco and lots of helpful volunteers. Read more.

COMPANION CARD ACCEPTED AT OZASIA FESTIVAL

OzAsia Festival 25 Oct - 22 Nov 2018

Are you ready for 60 unique events over 18 days including 6 world premieres, 20 Australian premieres and 22 events exclusive to Adelaide? 

OzAsia Festival is Australia’s leading international arts festival engaging with Asia. 
Held over three weeks in spring, the annual OzAsia Festival program presented showcases the very best in contemporary dance, theatre, music, film, literature, food and culture from across Asia today. Read more. 

Photo: @OzAsiaFestival

Companion Card Accepted at Willunga Almond Blossom Festival

Almond blossom and a bag of almond

As the Willunga Almond Blossom Festival moves into its 49th year, this festival has gone all out to present a bigger and brighter event with activities for people of all ages. Of course, it wouldn’t be an almond blossom festival without plenty of almond-related activities. At the Almond Hub, visitors can enjoy cooking demonstrations by local chefs, talk to authors of almond-related books, browse the historic display of newspaper articles, stories, ball gowns, and other memorabilia and purchase tasty Willunga almonds. Kids can follow the Children’s Almond Trail (which includes a colouring competition), name the almond tree knocker on the oval, and receive a heart shaped tin full of almonds. And be there on Sunday to enter the almond cracking competition – all ages can take part.

There is so much more to see and do, including the Almond Blossom Parade down High Street on Sunday morning. See more.

 

MAMMA MIA!

Mama Mia poster

Over 60 million people all around the globe have fallen in love with the story and the music that makes MAMMA MIA! the ultimate feel-good musical. And now, in a stunning new production, we invite you to fall in love all over again! Voulez Vous, S.O.S, Take a Chance On Me, Dancing Queen and so many more hits you know and love make this worldwide phenomenon a fabulous night out for audiences of all ages. See more.

COMPANION CARD ACCEPTED AT ADELAIDE BEER & BBQ FESTIVAL

Beer being filled from a tap,

Beer and BBQ Fest showcases the best of Australian and international beer & cider with over 60 exhibitors along with some of the country’s best restaurants and chef’s cooking up a BBQ storm with some very special interstate and international BBQers. 

A true cultural event experience. In equal parts, BBQ, beer and music are all key ingredients along with a curated program of masterclasses, forum discussions, on stage competitions (including the infamous Beer Bod Wet T-Shirt Championship), vinyl store, merch markets, barber shops, tattooing, hot sauces, rubs and family program for the Sunday rounding it out to make this show unique and enjoyable for just about anyone! Read more

COMPANION CARD ACCEPTED AT ADELAIDE CABARET FESTIVAL 2018

Adelaide Cabaret Festival artwork

Adelaide Cabaret Festival is an annual festival commencing on the Queen’s Birthday long weekend each June. 

Established in 2001 and the biggest festival of its kind, Adelaide Festival Centre's Adelaide Cabaret Festival is a major event in the international and Australian arts calendar.

The festival has garnered a reputation of highlighting the best local, national and international artists through an eclectic program of classic and contemporary cabaret performances. Read more

Photo source: https://www.adelaidecabaretfestival.com.au/

COMPANION CARD ACCEPTED AT ADELAIDE GUITAR FESTIVAL!

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The Adelaide Guitar Festival (AGF) (formerly the Adelaide International Guitar Festival)  is a four-day biennial festival, curated by internationally renowned Australian guitarist, Slava Grigoryan. Unbound by genre and acclaimed for its outstanding quality, its concerts span rock, jazz, folk, classical, experimental, blues and roots music. Read more...