Events

Whatever your interests, there is always something happening on Yorke Peninsula. 

Port Vincent VIO Book Swap

Port Vincent VIO Book Swap

Date: 19 December 2018 - 16 December 2020
Location: Port Vincent VIO Book Swap
The Port Vincent Visitor Information Office has opened a book swap for travellers, visitors and town folk. No fees are required, the service is absolutely free. A book can be swapped or a book can be dropped off or a book can be borrowed. If someone would like to take a book to read and leave a book it would be wonderful but it is not compulsory. Books can be dropped off the the Visitor Information Office or if arrangements need to be made to collect books please call 0448 853 742. Please see ou...
Painting Masterclass Retreat Day

Painting Masterclass Retreat Day

Date: 26 January 2019 - 25 January 2020
Location: ROAR Art Escapes - Edithburgh on the Yorke Peninsula SA
Cover a wide range of Painting techniques in one day! Beginner and experienced artists, If you want a fast paced introduction or fine tuning on the facets of painting techniques, then this Full day workshop is for you! Learn or further develop your Painting skills, looking, negative space, proportion, colour mixing, tone, chroma, contrast, composition skills to enhance your success in creating an eye catching or emotive artwork. In the afternoon we will either stay onsite in the studio or go o...
Sunday Salon - Art Sessions

Sunday Salon - Art Sessions

Date: 7 July 2019 - 2 August 2020
Location: ROAR Art Escapes Studio
Immerse yourself for 2 hours in mark making, drawing, painting and learning with like minded companions. This is an opportunity for you to share and compare, socialise and create in our spacious new studio in Edithburgh. Our 'Sunday Salon' Workshops run the first Sunday of each month. You'll find it a relaxing and stimulating afternoon where you can either learn something new or continue with an artwork. Beginners and experienced artists will find our supportive, fun atmosphere inspiring as y...
Stansbury Seaside Markets

Stansbury Seaside Markets

Date: 5 October 2019 - 2 May 2020
Location: Stansbury Foreshore
Every year, between October and April, the award-winning Stansbury Seaside Markets takes place along the picturesque foreshore of Stansbury, located on the eastern coast of Yorke Peninsula, South Australia. With a fantastic array of stalls including fresh oysters, homemade preserves and pastries, jewellery, plants, toys, clothes, fishing equipment, wines, oils, candles, spices, artwork, books, slot car racing, various yummy foods and more, there is sure to be something for everyone. The Stansb...
Gynburra Fishing Competition

Gynburra Fishing Competition

Date: 25 January
Location: The Foreshore
The Narungga people are the traditional owners of Yorke Peninsula and Gynburra, also called Dusky Morowong, or butterfish, are their favourite fish! From middens discovered and from stories of their people, sea snails, periwinkles, abalone, razor fish, oysters, cockles, crabs, crayfish and the fleshy Gynburra were the main cuisine ... in fact a diet to be jealous of! To celebrate their history, join the annual Gynburra Fishing Competition, everyone is welcome to compete in sections of Open Men...
Australia Day BBQ Breakfast,  Moonta Bay

Australia Day BBQ Breakfast, Moonta Bay

Date: 26 January
Location: Moonta Bay Foreshore Car Park
An Australia Day BBQ Breakfast will be held at the Moonta Bay foreshore car park from 7.30 am to 10.30 am on Australia Day, Sunday 26th January. Come and enjoy the bbq breakfast with gluten free options available. All proceeds from this annual fundraising event go to Variety, the Children's Charity.Contact detailsPrimary Phone: 0429 695 805
Moonta 6th Annual Show n Shine

Moonta 6th Annual Show n Shine

Date: 8 March
Location: Moonta Football Oval
The 6th Annual Moonta Show n Shine will be held at the Moonta Football Ground, Milne Terrace from 9 am to 3 pm on Sunday 8th March. (long weekend) There will be food stalls and entertainment available.Contact detailsEmail Enquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. document.getElementById('cloakef2f52f76436879a00a3d52f1bf7a427').innerHTML = ''; var prefix = 'ma' + 'il' + 'to'; var path = 'hr' + 'ef' + '='; ...
Yorke Peninsula Art Exhibition Opening Night

Yorke Peninsula Art Exhibition Opening Night

Date: 8 April
Location: Ardrossan Town Hall
The Opening Night of the Yorke Peninsula Art Exhibition will be held at the Ardrossan Town Hall on Wednesday 8th April. Winners of each award and category will be announced, and guests will have the opportunity to meet the artists and purchase paintings. Official souvenir programs will be available for purchase. Savouries and refreshments will also be available.Contact detailsEmail Enquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. doc...
Yorke Peninsula Art Exhibition

Yorke Peninsula Art Exhibition

Date: 9 - 13 April
Location: Ardrossan Town Hall
Yorke Peninsula Art Exhibition will celebrating its 11th year as a major cultural event in 2020. The exhibition is held on the beautiful and iconic Yorke Peninsula in South Australia. The exhibition is open to view and purchase art over the Easter long weekend, Thursday 8th to Monday 13th April 2020, so come for a break, and enjoy the spectacular Yorke Peninsula.Contact detailsEmail Enquiries: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. doc...
Yorke Peninsula's Saltwater Classic

Yorke Peninsula's Saltwater Classic

Date: 1 - 3 May
Location: Stansbury and Port Vincent
Yorke Peninsula’s Saltwater Classic is a biennial event for admirers of wooden and classic boats that have been faithfully restored to keep afloat some of the great traditions of boat building. The event attracts people from across SA and interstate to parade boats off Stansbury and Port Vincent. The most recent Saltwater Classic in 2018 attracted around 60 boats and 4,500 spectators to enjoy water-based and foreshore attractions including markets, vintage cars and motorbikes, local arts, c...
Kadina Swap Meet/Show n Shine

Kadina Swap Meet/Show n Shine

Date: 7 June
Location: Kadina Showgrounds
The annual Kadina Swap Meet, Show ‘n Shine, Market Day, Collectables, Trash & Treasure will be held on the Sunday of the June long weekend. ‘Something for Everyone’ The Kadina Showgrounds will come alive with a day of festivities featuring the annual Swap Meet and Show 'n Shine. There is something for everyone, from car displays to trash and treasure. Come along and seek out a bargain at the Swap Meet/Trash & Treasure. View the Cars on display at the Show & Shine on the Oval and wander th...

Visitor Information

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Yorke Peninsula Visitor Information 
8 Elizabeth Street Maitland South Australia
T: 1800 202 445
E: info@visityorkepeninsula.com.au

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