Variety SA Events
Variety Key Dates and Fundraisers
The Variety calendar includes all fundraisers for our Bash, Moto Run and 4WD, run by participants . More information for these fundraisers can be found by clicking the more information link below each listing.
Variety SA Annual Themed Ball
The Variety SA Annual Themed Ball is a guaranteed great night out, and while you are having fun, it feels even better knowing the funds raised support South Australian children who are sick, disadvantaged or living with disability. Enjoy a 3 course dinner, quality wine, beer and top class entertainment at the Adelaide Convention Centre.
Variety SA Footy Jet
Fly high to see the Adelaide Crows take on Melbourne at the MCG on the Variety SA Footy Jet! This fully hosted experience is one not to be missed with guests enjoying same-day return flights on board a private jet with refreshments, luxury coach transfers and AFL reserve tickets to the game.
SA Variety Bash
The 2023 SA Variety Bash: Port Adelaide to McLaren Vale proudly sponsored by Tim Adams Wines | Mr Mick, It's the adventure of a lifetime - The Bash. Ya Gotta Do it!
Variety Moto Run
The Variety Moto Run proudly presented by platinum sponsor Tim Adams Wines | Mr Mick. Four days of camaraderie and fun, whilst riding and driving some of our most interesting roads (all asphalt) during the day and enjoying the best food and wine the state has to offer in the evenings. The event is open to entrants with touring motorcycles and luxury vehicles. During the event entrants also have the option of flights in the helicopter or relaxing in the bus that both accompany the event.
Completed Variety SA Events
Variety Showdown Shield
The Adelaide Football Club and Port Adelaide Football Club have joined forces to support Variety – the Children’s Charity of South Australia and help make a greater impact on the lives of local kids in need. The partnership between the organisations is focused around the bi-annual Showdown and will see the popular sporting event renamed the Variety Showdown Shield, providing a vehicle for Variety to educate the broader South Australian community on the assistance it provides to local children.
Variety Seafood Jet: Port Lincoln on a Plate!
Take flight with Variety SA to Australia’s seafood capital and indulge in a decadent four course lunch, all in the name of supporting kids in need.
Melbourne Cup Luncheon
Adelaide’s Premier Melbourne Cup Charity function is held annually at the Adelaide Convention Centre with all proceeds assisting SA kids in need.
Variety SA Radiothon
The Variety SA Radiothon is an annual collaboration with FIVEaa to host a live Radiothon and online auction, raising funds for South Australian kids in need. Each year there is a range fantastic auction items up for grabs thanks to our generous sponsors.
Variety 4WD Adventure
The Variety SA 4WD Adventure proudly sponsored by Jarvis Toyota, provides entrants the opportunity to explore exclusive tracks around South Australia and beyond. Friendly atmosphere throughout, unique dining experiences and entertainment along the way, this fully catered journey offers a fine balance of comfort, adrenaline and outright adventure, all while raising much needed funds for South Australian kids in need.
The Official Showdown Luncheon, proudly presented by Jarvis Toyota
You are invited to join Variety at the Official Showdown Luncheon, proudly presented by Jarvis Toyota. Enjoy a fantastic two course meal and exclusive Showdown insight from club captains: Tom Jonas & Rory Sloane, coaches: Ken Hinkley & Matthew Nicks.
Variety Vintage Luncheon
If you enjoy South Australian wine, then attending the Variety Vintage Luncheon at the National Wine Centre is a must. Twelve prominent South Australian wineries will each donate a barrel of their finest vintage wine from the previous year to bottle and exclusively label for this special event.