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Regional Tourism Guide for Eyre Peninsula
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Navigation Temporary Exhibition
Date Wed 1st May 2019 to Fri 31st May 2019
Temporary exhibition at the Whyalla Maritime Museum exploring the history of navigation and specific events related to the city of Whyalla and northern Spencer Gulf.
From early explorers, colonial shipping and shipwrecks to channel dredging and commercial shipping.
Steelworks Twilight Tour
Date Wed 1st May 2019 to Wed 29th May 2019
Join this unique bus tour through the steelworks site and hear the story behind over 100 years of significant Australian iron and steel making history in Whyalla.
HMAS Whyalla Sunset Tour
Date Thu 2nd May 2019 to Thu 30th May 2019
The Whyalla Maritime Museum is home to the former HMAS Whyalla - the first ship built in the Whyalla shipyards in 1941 and the very first warship ever built in South Australia. Guided tour will take you on board during a special sunset tour.
Unearth Whyalla's History
Date Thu 2nd May 2019 to Fri 31st May 2019
Unearth Whyalla's History from 1901 to 2019 through our free pop-up display featuring Whyalla's unique social, industrial and civic history.

(Normal fees apply to enter the Museum)

Pop-Up Exhibition of Vintage magnetic Recording Equipment in the Telecommunication Museum, including wire recorders and a range of disc and tape based recorders many of which were manufactured in Australia in the 1940's-50's.

Open Day: Whyalla Maritime Museum
Date Sat 11th May 2019
Help us celebrate the 78th anniversary of the launch of HMAS Whyalla, WWII war ship with an open day at the Whyalla Maritime Museum. Explore the Museum's WWII galleries and shipbuilding history and search for the hidden rabbit somewhere in the must-see HO Gauge model railway exhibit.
Don Giovanni
Date Tue 21st May 2019
Set at a sumptuous Florentine wedding, Mozart’s powerful setting of Don Giovanni is the story of the crimes and seductions of the wealthy Don, and the havoc he wreaks on the people around him. As his crimes and machinations slowly come to light, the characters begin to plot and act out their revenge. With some of the greatest operatic tunes and most exciting ensembles, this opera tells its dark tale with generous lashings of satire and comedy.

The story follows his unrepentant journey from murder to his damnation in hell. Meanwhile, a web of desire and lust weaves its way around the chaos that the Don leaves in his wake: Donna Anna wants vengeance, Ottavio wants Anna, Elvira wants the Don, and the Don wants everything.
It's a tale that warns us about getting just what we want.
Don Giovanni presented by CoOpera
Date Wed 22nd May 2019
Set at a sumptuous Florentine wedding, Mozart’s powerful setting of Don Giovanni is the story of the crimes and seductions of the wealthy Don, the havoc he wrecks on the people around him. As his crimes and machinations slowly come to light, the characters begin to plot and act out their revenge.

With some of the greatest operatic tunes and most exciting ensembles, this opera tells its dark tale with generous lashings of satire and comedy. The story follows his unrepentant journey from murder to his damnation in hell. Meanwhile, a web of desire and lust weaves its way around the chaos that the Don leaves in his wake: Donna Anna wants vengeance, Ottavio wants Anna, Elvira wants the Don, and the Don wants everything. It’s a tale that warns us about getting just what we want.

Co-Opera has been touring regional and metropolitan Australia since it was established in 1991. Directed by award winning Nicholas Cannon, this is the first production with their new Artistic Director and is conducted by Josh van Konkelenberg.

Sung in English and Italian, and performed with a chamber orchestra. Contains adult themes and mild violence.

Don Giovanni
Date Wed 22nd May 2019
Set at a sumptuous Florentine wedding, Mozart’s powerful setting of Don Giovanni is the story of the crimes and seductions of the wealthy Don, and the havoc he wreaks on the people around him. As his crimes and machinations slowly come to light, the characters begin to plot and act out their revenge. With some of the greatest operatic tunes and most exciting ensembles, this opera tells its dark tale with generous lashings of satire and comedy.
The story follows his unrepentant journey from murder to his damnation in hell. Meanwhile, a web of desire and lust weaves its way around the chaos that the Don leaves in his wake: Donna Anna wants vengeance, Ottavio wants Anna, Elvira wants the Don, and the Don wants everything.
It's a tale that warns us about getting just what we want.
The Robinson Brothers 60's Variety Show
Date Sun 26th May 2019
Do you dream of reliving the good old days?
Were you a fan of The Bee Gees, Frankie Valli & The Four Seasons, The Everly Brothers and The Hollies?
Well don’t miss THE ROBERSTON BROTHERS VARIETY SHOW featuring Simon Brook McLaughlan from the original cast of Jersey Boys……
Take a trip down memory lane with The Robertson Brothers, Australia’s own vocal dynamic duo!

ABOUT THE ROBERTSON BROTHERS VARIETY SHOW:
Oh What A Night….. you’ll have!
The Robertson Brothers grew up in a home that appreciated the Variety TV Show. When conceiving and designing this new live touring show they decided to reinvent the magic and diversity of the old school 60’s Variety TV shows.
So… expect to be entertained by a bunch of Classic Hit songs from artists such as The Everly Brothers, Frankie Valli and The Four Seasons, The Bee Gees, The Hollies, plus many more. Through the prism of the Variety TV show format you’ll travel back in time to embrace and celebrate all the hits of these Music Legends meticulously recreated and come alive with Australia’s very own Multi Award Winning vocal harmony duo.
The Gruffalo
Date Wed 29th May 2019
A CDP Kids and Tall Stories production.

After sell-out seasons across the world, including London’s West End and Broadway, The Gruffalo returns to Australia!

A mouse took a stroll through the deep, dark wood…
Join Mouse on a daring adventure in this magical, musical adaptation of the classic picture book by Julia Donaldson and Axel Scheffler.

Searching for hazelnuts, Mouse meets the cunning Fox, the eccentric old Owl and the party mad Snake. Will the story of the terrifying Gruffalo save Mouse from ending up as dinner for these hungry woodland creatures? After all, there’s no such thing as a Gruffalo – is there?
Songs, laughs and scary fun for little people.

SCHOOL PERFORMANCES
Wednesday 29 May, 1pm
Thursday 30 May, 10.30am & 1pm
Whyalla - The Aboriginal Story
Date Wed 29th May 2019
Public lecture about the rich and diverse history of Aboriginal people in Whyalla and beyond. Part of the National Reconciliation Week 2019. Presented by Paul Mazourek, Curator, Whyalla City Council.
Swim with the Giant Cuttlefish
Date Thu 27th Jun 2019 to Wed 10th Jul 2019
Join pureSA as they take you on an adventure to swim with the giant cuttlefish! Just once per year, these visually striking underwater creatures migrate and congregate for their breeding season and are well known for their ability to display arrays of luminescent patterns and colours.

Stony Point, located on the coastline of the Upper Spencer Gulf Marine Park in Whyalla, is the perfect spot to engage in this incredible experience. Just metres from the shoreline you’ll witness an amazing natural wonder as the cuttlefish turn on their colourful tricks and antics.

Along with this truly immersive snorkel experience, the 2 day tour itinerary from Adelaide is packed with added benefits that include exclusive cuttlefish insights by a marine expert, sightseeing through the spectacular wilderness of the Southern Flinders Ranges and a bushwalk through the rugged Alligator Gorge in the Mount Remarkable National Park.

Don't delay as there are limited spaces available.

2019 tours departing from Adelaide:
27th – 28th June 2019
9th – 10th July 2019

2019 self-drive option:
8th - 9th July 2019
100 Years of the History of Dance as told by one man in 60 minutes with an Energetic Group Finale
Date Tue 27th Aug 2019
Bursting at the seams with fascinating facts, naughty stories and dance moves to die for, Directed by Emma Canalese and performed by Joseph Simons, 100 Years Of The History Of Dance As Told By One Man In 60 Minutes With An Energetic Group Finale follows Jacob, a schoolboy presenting a report on the topic of his own choice. Not to be extra or anything, but Jacob has decided to cover 100 Years of the History of Dance!

Exploring the lives of influential choreographers including Martha Graham, Merce Cunningham, Bob Fosse, Roudolf Nureyev, Pina Bauch, Gene Kelly and Paula Abdul, Jacob not only talks about them, but demonstrates their signature style at the same time! As he prepares, Jacob ponders the difference between ‘influence’ and ‘plagiarism’ and begins to question his own legacy…

Original music for the show is composed by Italian film score composer Enrico Melozzi.
ROALD DAHL'S Revolting Rhymes and Dirty Beasts
Date Fri 13th Sep 2019 to Sat 14th Sep 2019
Think you know the story of The Three Little Pigs, Cinderella, Little Red Riding Hood, Snow White, Goldilocks and Jack and the Beanstalk? Think again.

Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts bursts off the page in a spectacular live show, taking the world’s best-loved fairy tales and rearranging them with some surprising and hilarious twists. Frighteningly funny and seriously silly, Roald Dahl’s Revolting Rhymes & Dirty Beasts is the perfect family
entertainment – for children 5 to 105. It delights and disgusts in equal measures.

Don’t miss this multi-Helpmann Award nominated production penned by the world’s number one storyteller and from the team that brought you George’s Marvellous Medicine.
2 shows!
Friday 13th September 6.30pm
Saturday 14th September 12.30pm

Age Recommendation: Years 5-105
Duration: 55 Minutes no interval
Ceduna Oysterfest
Date Fri 4th Oct 2019 to Sun 6th Oct 2019
Celebrated every SA Labour Day Long Weekend since 1991, Oysterfest has become Eyre Peninsula's premier food and wine festival that is fast gathering a national profile.

Showcasing the flavours of the Far West, Oysterfest continues to be a celebration of our unique West Coast lifestyle, beautiful location, offering a delightful destination for visitors.

Ceduna, the Oyster Capital of Australia, is on the main traffic route between Western Australia and the eastern states, being the only major centre close to the Nullabor and bucket list attractions such as the Head of the Bight, Lake McDonnell and the famous Nullabor Roadhouse.



The primary location for Oysterfest is along the lush foreshore overlooking Murat Bay, offering free entry, this premier event focuses on showcasing food and wine from the Region, cooking demonstrations complete with Celebrity Chefs, master classes, competitions, wine pavilion, carnival rides for the kids, coupled with live entertainment on the main stage all day.



So what are you waiting for, book now to attend this popular annual event, preferred accommodation can book out quickly, so don't delay, plan early to avoid disappointment.

We look forward to seeing you there this year over the weekend of 4th-6th October 2019.

South Australian Regional Junior Hockey Championships 2019
Date Sat 5th Oct 2019 to Mon 7th Oct 2019
This event is a Regional Hockey competition inviting all Regional Hockey Associations from across South Australia to bring Junior Teams in U13, U15 & U18 for both male and female players. The program is held over 3 days of the October long weekend, 5th - 7th October 2019.
A family event with catering available on site, held in the school holidays.
Opening Season Meet & Family Day
Date Sun 6th Oct 2019
Looking for something different & inexpensive to do with the kids this long weekend?
Here's the solution, come visit the picturesque grounds at Ravendale Racecourse and have a relaxing day at the races.

FREE entry for Kids with free activities such as face painting, bouncy castle, pony wrap and ride costumes and free lolly bags and ice creams.



New Family Fun Days also have a visit from 'Archie the Pony', our live mascot as well as access to The Little Bird Cage for games, puzzles, colouring in, TV or just somewhere quiet and safe to sit down in the air-conditioning and play on your iPad or phone - device charging available.

Parents can can also enjoy their day with full bar and catering from our canteen, soak up the atmosphere and enjoy a great day out for everyone!

Port Lincoln Racing Club welcomes you to the 2019/20 Port Lincoln Racing Season at Ravendale Park Racecourse.

Rodeo by the Sea - Streaky Bay
Date Sat 23rd Nov 2019
Under the guidance and support of the Australian Professional Rodeo Association (APRA), the oldest national rodeo organisation in the world, this event is expected to become the most anticipated event on the Eyre Peninsula and the most welcomed event on the national rodeo circuit.

A Family event with full catering, bar facilities & amusements.
Christmas Wonderland
Date Sun 1st Dec 2019 to Tue 31st Dec 2019
An ever-growing, always changing magical display of Christmas put together by a group of dedicated volunteers every year. Running for the month of December.
The display is open 10am to 5pm and Christmas Day 2pm to 5pm.

Santa visits everyday from the 15th to the 24th of December from 10am to 12pm.
Please you parking at the Railway Triangle.
We welcome everyone to enjoy!