Conservation SA at the Nature Festival

SA Nature Festival is full of creative ways to connect with others and to set out on adventures near and far! As proud Festival Partners, we're helping bring a range of fun events to the Joinery and beyond.





* Presented by a program of Conservation SA


Eating Tomorrow: A future themed experimental dinner - The Foodprint  Experience @ The Joinery
5.30pm - Fri 25 September
This future-themed dinner will playfully explore how our relationship with food and nature may change over the next 50 years.
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Better than Before - online*
25 September – 3 October
Covid has reminded us of the importance of nature in everyday lives. What insights have you had in creating a new 'better' normal? Join in this conversation game to help gather ideas and stories from across the state.
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Urban Garden Bingo - The Joinery*
25 September – 3 October
Use a fun, self-guided bingo card to explore the Common Ground Community Garden garden at The Joinery. Come in anytime during opening hours!
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Seed Dating - The Joinery
11am - Sat 26 September
Reconnecting with one another and the origins of our food through a seed sowing workshop, speed dating style.
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Limestone Carving Workshop - The Joinery
Sun 27 September, 2 & 3 October (check event page for times)
Join us in the garden at The Joinery to carve up a creation with South Australian limestone.
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Nature Journaling - The Joinery*
10am - Mon 28 September
Learn tips and skills for observing, drawing, and thinking about the natural world as we explore the Common Ground community garden.
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The Compost Play - The Joinery
10am - Mon 28 September
How does an apple core turn into a carrot? Find out this and more at this fun play that brings the wonder and magic of compost to life.
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Guided tours of the Joinery*
1pm, 2pm, 4pm, 5pm - Tue 29 September
These events are now booked out!
Plans are in the works for future tours - check out the Joinery website for updates.


Natural camping and hiking meals - The Joinery*
6pm - Tue 29 September
Learn tips for packing light, low-waste meals for your next camping or hiking adventure.
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Natura Petri - The Joinery
12, 12.30, 1pm - Wed 30 September
Come along to Natura Petri and enjoy COTA SA’s free, hands-on art-making workshops culminating in a collective artwork. 
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Reef Ramble - Hallett Cove*
10.30am - Sat 3 October
Guided tour of the Hallett Cove intertidal reef with our experts from Reef Watch SA: Explore, discover, and photograph!
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For the full Nature Festival event schedule, visit Get amongst it!


Support us and get involved

Contact Conservation SA on (08) 8223 5155, [email protected], or at our offices at the Joinery at 111 Franklin Street, Adelaide.

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