Category Archives: Adelaide

Domino’s Hacks: Your quick guide to scamming free pizza

We  did an experiment, putting the delivery guarantee to the test.   For an extra $5, Domino’s at Pyrmont, guarantees your pizza within 15 minutes or for an extra $3 – they promise safe passage to you within 20.  Ok Pyrmont, let’s play…..

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Roller Skating Disco Party: 18-21 September

Roller-Palooza 2019 is a three day skating jam that brings a custom built outdoor skating rink to campus along with live DJs, skates for hire and a rotating party themed atmosphere designed to get the roller-party started!

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WHERE:  Maths Lawns at The University of Adelaide North Terrace Campus.
WHEN:
Wednesday 18 September – Friday 21 September
3:00pm – 4:30pm – 90’s RnB themed party
4:30pm – 6:00pm – Noughties themed party
6:00pm – 7:30pm – Disco themed party
7:30pm – 9:00pm – UV party

TICKETS: $5-$12 

How Adelaide Fringe re-enforces South Australia’s reputation as the Festival State!

The party that defines a city smashed it this year with Adelaide Fringe reporting  35,000 interstate and international visitors who came to experience some of the 1326 events across 517 venues in the city!

  • Total visitor-related expenditure was $36.6 million (+24% on 2018)
  • 150,257 visitor bed nights were generated by interstate/international audiences and artists (+53%)
  • Estimated 3.3 million attendances (+23%)
  • $19.5 million in box office revenue ($16.6 million in 2017)
  • 828,563 tickets were sold (+17%)
  • More than 7000 artists, 1326 events and 517 venues
  • $95.1 million expenditure generated for SA (+5%)
  • 457 shows and 256 delegates from 26 countries participated in the Honey Pot arts marketplace, which generated future bookings and touring opportunities worth $3 million (as of June 2019)

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September Movie Guide

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Last month’s new blockbuster movie releases are still making waves with this past weekend seeing The Lion King, Fast & Furious’ spin-off, Hobbs & Shaw and Spider-Man, all maintaining a spot in the top 10 movies smashing the box office!   Angel has Fallen, though down 44.6% on last week, still managed to retain number 1 spots bringing its gross total takings to a whopping USD$11,842,000 (AUD$17,643,312) blowing everyone out of the water!   

So how’s Spring at the flicks looking you ask?   
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2 Rob Thomas tracks we completely forgot about!

Screen Shot 2019-08-31 at 10.26.01 PM.pngRob Thomas’s returns to Adelaide, performing at a day on the green at Leconfield Wines, McLaren Vale on Sunday, November 10.  Last in Adelaide to headline the 2016 Adelaide 500 Post-Race concert to an audience of over 30,000, Rob Thomas also headlined a sold-out Leconfield Wines concert in February 2010.

Some of Australia’s most popular singer-songwriters have today been announced as very special guests on ROB THOMAS’s upcoming Chip Toothtour in November.

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20 Marvel Superheroes & Villains to storm arenas across Australia!

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Australians, assemble! Super Hero action, thrills and drama will soar, smash and burst into arenas across the country starting March 2020, with the highly anticipated launch of Marvel Universe LIVE! nationwide. 

After taking the world by storm with successful tours in the United States, Latin America and Europe, the global leader of live touring family entertainment, Feld Entertainment, is bringing the adrenaline-packed, live-action show to Australian shores for the first time.

 

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A bold and bright spring ahead as David Jones dazzles with their latest preview

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Rosie Tupper & Sam Margin arrive at the David Jones SS19 Season Preview  (Hanna Lassen / Getty Images)

David Jones previewed the Spring Summer 2019 season, On the Bright Side, presenting a selection of the best of David Jones’ Australian and international collections. David Jones Ambassadors Jessica Gomes and Victoria Lee were joined by a stellar line-up of talent, including David Jones’ SS19 Face of Menswear Tom Derickx, and international sensation and star of the On the Bright Side campaign,Dilone.

The anticipated event commenced late morning at the iconic Sydney Opera House, where 100 guests attended a fashion presentation and intimate lunch in the light-filled Concert Hall Northern Foyer. Over-looking the Sydney Harbour, David Jones’ SS19 Season Preview captured the essence of a new spring summer season underpinned by optimism, warmth and joy. Viewed from above, John Olsen’s seminal mural Salute to Five Bells and the distinctive royal purple carpet set a spectacular stage for 23 striking international and Australian looks, and a performance by breakout talent and Aria nominee Odette.

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