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Claudia and Rachid Ait-Touati (Murraylands / Riverland region) and Mary and Javier Centenera (Mallala region) Stories

After feeling trapped in their home country of Holland, Claudia and Rachid decided it was time to realise Claudia’s childhood dream of moving to Australia. A migration agent advised them they would not be granted an Australian working visa. They didn’t have much money in the bank. If they couldn’t work they wouldn’t last long. But they decided to try their luck. They packed five bags, their young family and headed to Australia on a tourist visa.
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WOMADelaide (6 - 9 March 2015)

Over 4 unforgettable days and nights in March, Adelaide's glorious Botanic Park hosts a journey of remarkable performances by over 400 of the world's top traditional and contemporary musicians, artists, dancers and thinkers from every corner of the globe. The 2015 program features performances and workshops across 7 stages, a KidZone activity area, street theatre and visual artists, the Taste The World cooking program, The Planet Talks environmental discussions program, Electrolounge, Artists in Conversation and over 100 amazing food, retail and charity stalls.
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Adelaide Fringe (13 February - 15 March 2015)

Adelaide Fringe began in 1960 as an alternative to the Adelaide Festival of the Arts which offered only limited opportunity for local artists.

Adelaide Fringe is an annual open-access arts festival run over four weeks in Adelaide. Thousands of artists from around Australia and across the globe participate alongside home-grown talent. Art forms spanning cabaret, comedy, circus & physical theatre, dance, film, theatre, music, visual art and design comprise the program for the festival.
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South Australian Event Calandar

Adelaide events

In 2014 Lonely Planet named Adelaide as one of the top 10 must visit cities on the planet claiming it was a 'perfect host city'. The city centre is surrounded by parklands and is a blend of historic buildings, wide streets, parklands, cafes and restaurants. Adelaide is easy to get around with rolling hills to the east and beaches to the west.

Adelaide loves to party - especially during Mad March which is right in the middle of event season and when the weather in Adelaide is at its best. Adelaide, according to Lonely Planet's Best in Travel 2014, has "transformed itself into the perfect host city....(with) some of Australia’s most popular sporting and arts events". They are of course the Adelaide Festival, Adelaide Fringe Festival and WOMADelaide, just to name a few. Sports fans will love the award-winning Santos Tour Down Under and Clipsal 500 V8 car race.

Here are just some of the exciting events held each year in Adelaide:

Santos Tour Downunder (17 - 25 January 2015)

The Santos Tour Down Under in Adelaide has some of the biggest names in world road cycling. Held in January, it's a week-long festival of cycling and entertainment. See the world's best cycling teams in the first race of the prestigious UCI World Tour calendar. View more

Adelaide Festival ( 27 February - 15 March 2015)

 The Adelaide Festival is considered to be one of the world's major celebrations of the arts, and a preeminent cultural event in Australia. Feature events include opera, theatre, dance , classical and contemporary music, cabaret, literature, visual art and new media. View more

WOMADelaide (6 - 9 march 2015)

The program features performances and workshops on seven stages by the world's best musicians, dancers and DJ's, alongside street theatre artists and visual artists, the popular Taste the World cooking program, Artists in Conversations sessions and an All-Star Gala finale, plus around 100 food, crafts and display stalls and a KidZone. View more 

Adelaide Fringe (13 February - 15 March 2015)

Adelaide Fringe began in 1960 as an alternative to the Adelaide Festival of the Arts which offered only limited opportunity for local artists.

Adelaide Fringe is an annual open-access arts festival run over four weeks in Adelaide. Thousands of artists from around Australia and across the globe participate alongside home-grown talent. Art forms spanning cabaret, comedy, circus & physical theatre, dance, film, theatre, music, visual art and design comprise the program for the festival. View more


 

 

 

 

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