Events in Glenelg

    Glenelg's main attraction is the Temptation Sailing Dolphin Swim or Watch cruises, which depart from Marina Pier, Holdfast Shores (at the end of Anzac Highway). Come aboard & experience wild bottle nose Dolphins in their element! Temptation Sailing is also available for private functions & offers 1.5hr coastal cruises.
    Book direct 0412 811 838 or at the Glenelg Visitor Information Centre.



      2nd July to 31st July: Winter Wonderland

      When? 9:00am to 7:30pm (Sunday to Thursday), 9:00am to 9:00pm (Friday and Saturday)
      Location: Moseley Square
      Contact: City of Holdfast Bay, Email:, Phone: 8229 9999

      Details: For the month of July, Glenelg will turn into a Winter Wonderland with a huge 450sqm ice rink installed on Moseley Square. Come rain, hail or shine; morning, noon or night bring the family and skate by Adelaide’s favourite beach. Book here:

      1 hour skating sessions available at 9am, 10.30am, 12 noon, 1.30pm, 3pm, 4.30pm and 6.30pm. An additional 8pm skate session is available Friday and Saturday nights only.


      1st August to 31st August

      When? Throughout August
      Location: Various locations around the City of Holdfast Bay

      Details: As part of the SALA Festival, get out and about during August and check out the artworks by emerging and professional artists in local galleries, businesses, shops and public spaces. See more at:

      21st August: Brighton Arts Market

      When? 10am to 3pm
      Location: Twining's Lane, Brighton SA 5048

      Details: Twining’s Lane at Brighton will be transformed into the BAM Arts Market as part of the SALA celebrations. Featuring bustling art and design market stalls, live music and interactive arts activities. See more at: