Community Events

Below is a list of community events which may be of interest, offering you the opportunity to learn about and participate in local activities. This listing is offered as a service to the community and community event organisers. Please contact the organisers directly for additional information, as generally, the Hawke Centre is not involved in these community events.

If you have a community event you would like to promote through our website, please forward details to or call 8302 7135 for more information.


Refugee Alternative Conference and Academic Forum
18 February

MARRNet (Migrant and Refugee Research Network) will host the Refuge Alternatives Conference in February 2019 at UniSA with the Refugee Council of Australia.  Prior to the main conference, MARRNet is convening a Pre-Conference Academic Forum.  The forum will bring together researchers from a wide range of disciplines to share their research and find connections with other research that is occurring nationally. Booking Information

Sanaa Festival 
23 February

A celebration of world music, global eats, dance and art. Creatives from Adelaide, interstate and Africa will transform the park into a hub of excitement. Enjoy a melting pot of cultures, grab a drink, a bite to eat and enjoy the sights, sounds, tastes and stories. More Information 


8-11 March

WOMADelaide, the iconic open-air festival set in Adelaide’s stunning Botanic Park, is an award-winning celebration of the very best of the World of Music, Arts & Dance. Join some of the world’s great minds at WOMADelaide's Planet Talks in a series of fascinating live conversations about our environment and sustainable relationship with the planet.




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