Adelaide’s major cultural institutions present professional development programs for educators.

This January, Adelaide’s major cultural institutions come together to present a series of professional development programs for educators.

With a range of learning opportunities across all year levels and multiple teaching areas, the three-day program is designed to assist and enhance your planning for the school year ahead.


Wednesday 16, Thursday 17 & Friday 18 January 2019


  • Adelaide Botanic Garden
  • Adelaide Festival Centre
  • Adelaide Zoo (Zoos SA)
  • Adelaide Oval
  • Art Gallery of South Australia
  • Ayers House
  • Centre of Democracy
  • South Australian Maritime Museum
  • Migration Museum
  • Maritime Museum
  • National Motor Museum
  • Parliament House
  • SA Water
  • South Australian Museum
  • State Library of SA


Please note the following sessions are at capacity:

Session 2 – Adelaide Botanic Gardens, SA Water

Session 3 - Adelaide Zoo

Session 4 – Adelaide Zoo

Session 5 – Problem Finding at AGSA

Session 6 - Creative writing at Ayres House

Session 7 – Adelaide Festival Centre

Session 8 – Adelaide Oval and State Library ‘where’s the evidence’.

There are still over 70 sessions to choose from and some of the above sessions are repeated on the timetable so you may need to select them at an alternative time slot.

Download the full program
Download the timetable

In addition to the full program of events, Mickey O'Brien will deliver a Welcome to Country and this year's Keynote speaker is Fiona Young

Also included:

  • Welcome morning tea
  • Discount at selected restaurants, cafes and book shops
  • Professional learning certificates for each session attended
  • Drinks and nibbles at the Learning Showcase
  • Educator's goodie bag

Registrations have now closed for the Teachers’ Big Days Out. For those who have purchased a ticket we look forward to seeing you Wednesday at the Bragg Lecture Theatre, Adelaide University from 8am.

If you have any enquires please call 8207 7065