Community Events

Community Events

Cleland provides a variety of annual and special events for families throughout the year. Keep an eye on this page for event updates and information.


Park of the Month

To celebrate being part of Park of the Month, we are holding a few special activities for both kids, families and the community at Cleland Wildlife Park.

Public Night Walk

When: Friday 15 March 2024

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Self-guided discovery trail

Come to Cleland Wildlife Park and reconnect with nature using our self-guided trail 'embark on a park' to explore and discover the mystery of our native flora and fauna.

When: Available for the month of March

(1st- 31stMarch)

View the 'Embark on a park' trail

Playgroup in the Bush

Join Playgroup SA and Cleland Wildlife Park for their annual playgroup day. Come along and experience range of fun, nature-based activities, including water play, nature creations, loose parts play, music, story time on the lawn, and much more.

When: Wednesday 20 March 2024

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Art in the Park

Learn how to paint our native wildlife in Cleland Wildlife Park. Join Adelaide Hills based illustrator Zinia King, a passionate artist who creates whimsical illustrations to inspire creativity and curiosity around the natural world. In this workshop, participants will be looking very closely at the animals at Cleland Wildlife Park and then illustrate them in a whimsical way. Techniques will include the use of fine liner pens and loose watercolour washes to highlight the vibrancy of the animals. This is a beginner-friendly guided activity.

When: 28 March 2024
Time: 10am-12pm

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Mud & Play Day

Join Playgroup SA at Cleland Wildlife Park for their annual Mud & Play event for a range of fun nature-based activities and outdoor adventures.

So much FUN for the whole family!

When: Friday the 9th of August 2024


Nature Festival 2024

Watch this space for upcoming dates and activities.