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 for more information.


1-30 MAY 2021

South Australia's History Festival is an annual statewide event exploring South Australia's history. Held throughout May each year, the History Festival explores the state’s places and spaces, stories, collections and ideas that make us who we are.

One of South Australia’s largest open-access community events, the History Festival program features hundreds of events ranging from talks to tours, walks to workshops and exhibitions to special events.

The Hawke Centre will present Modern Living: At Home in South Australia, 1890 - 1960 as part of the 2021 SA History Festival Program.

7 - 16 MAY 2021

A food and beverage festival for everyone, with a program of events created by South Australia’s diverse hospitality industry and grassroots communities. The 9 day program features businesses, venues, multicultural communities and institutions that inspires creative, cultural and accessible food and drink events held across the state.

The Hawke Centre will present two events as part of the 2021 Adelaide Food Fringe Festival Program, From Bush Food to Banjaan Borani – Food, Family and History on a Plate and Food Democracy: From Passive Consumers to Active Food Citizens. See the Full Program of Adelaide Food Fringe Events here.