Variety SA Events
Event and Entrant Fundraisers
The Variety calendar includes all fundraisers for our Bash, V2 and 4WD, run by participants . More information for these fundraisers can be found by clicking the more information link below each listing.
Across the Great Australian Bight: Esperance to Streaky Bay (2018). Do you have a craving for adventure? The Variety SA 4WD Challenge 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! New entrants welcome and encouraged!
Variety Footy Jet
After the great success of the last Variety Footy Jet, we have confirmed we will be taking flight again in 2018. This time to Etihad Stadium to see the Power take on the Bombers - Sunday, 15 April, 2018.
Variety World Conference
Adelaide, South Australia is set to host the 90th anniversary celebration of the Variety International Conference.
Variety SA Radiothon
The Variety SA Radiothon is set to return on Friday 1 June, 2018. In a collaboration between FIVEaa and Variety SA, we are hosting a live Radiothon and online auction on air to raise invaluable awareness for Variety SA and funds for South Australian children in need!
Variety SA Annual Themed Ball
Save the date for one of Adelaide's biggest and best private functions! Friday, 15 June 2018. With first class entertainment, food, wine and venue at the Adelaide Convention Centre, just provide your guests and we'll take care of the rest!
SA Variety Bash
Join the iconic Variety Bash. It’s an event like no other, taking you to places you’ve never heard of, let alone been to, in support of kids in need. Meet some great people and create some memories. The Bash. Ya Gotta Do it!
V2 Motorcycle Run
This year the V2 will be held from Thursday 18 October to Sunday 21 October. We will travel through the Fleurieu Peninsula to Cape Jervis, catch the ferry to Kangaroo Island, spend two days and nights taking in the spectacular coastal scenery and culinary delights the island has to offer before boarding the ferry back to the mainland. Once off the ferry we will travel through the Southern Fleurieu and along the south coast to our final night stay at ‘The Bend’ Motorsport Park at Tailem Bend.
Variety SA Melbourne Cup Luncheon
The Variety SA Melbourne Cup Luncheon is on again in 2018! Held at the Adelaide Convention Centre and hosted by Jane Reilly, OAM and Ambassador for Variety, with live band, fashion parades and onsite bookie. Last year's event sold out quickly so be sure to book your tickets today. All proceeds assisting children who are in need in South Australia.
Variety Vintage Luncheon
300 guests attended the ninth annual Variety Vintage Wine Auction Luncheon at the National Wine Centre. Hosted by Jeremy Oliver, one of Australia’s foremost wine authorities, and sponsored by AP John Coopers, guests enjoyed amazing food and stunning wines from our twelve supporting wineries.
Variety Kids' Events
Variety Kids’ Easter Picnic
Each year South Australian children in need are treated to a day of fun with; entertainment, snacks and lunch at the annual Variety Kids' Easter Picnic run by the Ladies of Variety
Variety Kids’ Surprise Party
Each year South Australian children in need are treated to a day full of fun with; entertainment, dancing, activities, snacks, lunch, and the chance to meet and greet with their favourite characters at the Variety Kids' Surprise Party.
Variety Kids’ Christmas Party – Port Lincoln
Every year the Ladies of Variety (L.O.V.) host the Variety Kid's Christmas party in Port Lincoln. The event intends to bring joy and Christmas spirit to over 100 local children who are sick, disadvantaged or have special needs along with their carers.