WellFest Adelaide - Wellness Squared @ Light Square / Wauwi

Sun Oct 24 2021 at 07:00 am to 05:00 pm

Light Square / Wauwi | Adelaide

Adelaide Economic Development Agency
Publisher/HostAdelaide Economic Development Agency
WellFest Adelaide - Wellness Squared @ Light Square \/ Wauwi
Wellness Squared - A day in the city of Adelaide doing things that make you 'feel good'. `Connect with family, friends and yourself!
About this Event

WellFest Adelaide

Join us in Light Square / Wauwi from 7am for a celebration of wellbeing in the city - .

Wellness Squared is a FREE ticketed event for the whole family that is COVIDSafe and fun! Reconnect with yourself, reconnect with the city and recharge socially through sessions and presentations by local businesses and specialists across fields, here's the full event program:

Main stage

7:00 am Yoga with Karen from by Movement Halo

8:00 am Guided breathwork with Wim Hof Method instructor Kym Burls

8:55 am Opening with Jarrod Walsh and Welcome to Country

9:00 am F45 Track session with F45 CBD West coaches Hannah and Paul

10:00 am Group personal training with Pushing Performance

11:00 am Gardening tips and tricks – rose pruning, dead heading and fertilising

12:00 pm Nutrition conversations and cooking demonstration – Sprout

12:00 pm - 4:00 pm The WellFest Silent Dance Day Club – dance in the square to three curated music channels, creating an environment to make you feel something

1:00 pm Wellbeing strategies for challenging times – Healthy Minds Dr. Tom Nehmy

1:45 pm Nutrition conversations and cooking demonstration – Sprout

2:45 pm FlexiFit with Pushing Performance

3:30 pm 'Positive Mind for an abundant life' – meditation and mindfulness with corporate wellness coach Sue Shaw

4:00 pm Beautiful Mayhem – an immersive and interactive performance exploring the healing nature of making noise in a large musical group (see below for more info)**

5:00 pm Close

*Program is subject to change

Off-stage with Nature Play SA

Kids wellness yoga

Australian native animal-themed yoga!

Sessions run for 30 minutes at the following times:10:15 am // 11:15 am // 12:15 pm // 1:15 pm // 2:15 pm*(*maximum numbers apply per session)

Loose parts

A calming space for younger children to play with smaller natural loose parts. Children engage with fine motor skills and explore design, construction, creativity and imaginative play. Operates all day.

Giant wooden lawn games

A calming and physical activity that children can work together with their families to fulfill mindfulness game of either Giant Jenga, Giant Cornholes, Giant Connect 4, Viking Chess, Giant Ring Toss, Giant Dominos, Giant X&O’s, Ladder Golf and Molkky.

Nature in the city – drawing competition

An imaginative and creative way to experience nature through art. Children will be guided to draw native flora and fauna which can be found in the city. Nature Play SA will choose two winners and the winners will receive a copy of ‘Where birds sing wildflowers dance’ – a companion for exploring South Australia's National Parks (RRP $49.95).

Wellness market

There will also be a mini pop-up wellness market, coffee and basic catering (however, we encourage you to dine in and around the square and eat local).

**Beautiful Mayhem is created by Adam Page and Jarrad Payne and supported by the South Australian Government. A direct reaction to how COVID-19 restrictions have had a profound impact on our lives as musicians the world over, Beautiful Mayhem is as much about the musicians as it is about the audience. Beginning with an explanation and warm-up from Adam Page, followed by a group meditation led by Rainer Jozeps, instrumentalists of any age and ability are then invited to join in the noisy chorus by following simple instructions on a big screen and playing along to a recorded track. It will be noisy, it will be messy, but most of all it will feel GOOD to let go a little! Bring your instrument along to be a part of something truly cathartic and beautifully chaotic! Players of all levels invited to create some Beautiful Mayhem!

Dine in the surrounding area of the city and really get local.

An initiative of the Adelaide Economic Development Agency (a subsidiary of the City of Adelaide).


Event Venue & Nearby Stays

Light Square / Wauwi, Light’s Square, Adelaide, Australia


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