More dates

Festival Opening Picnic

This event has passed Get tickets

Event description

Nature Festival 2023 welcomes you to our Festival Opening for a day of arts, wonder, and adventure at Carrick Hill. Our 2023 theme, ‘The Nature of Home’ invites you to explore and find your home in the beauty of the natural world. 

Step into creativity, adventure and culture for a memorable experience and have a sneak peak into the enriching festival program ahead. 

Opening with a Welcome to Country by Ngangki Warra, meet artists and enjoy free sample events and workshops by our festival hosts, including weaving with Kaurna Elder Elaine ​​Magias. 

Delight your senses with live music from Kaurna Cronin, Naomi Keyte, Maryam Rahmani and other local talents, and of course, indulge a little with tasty culinary treats from Fork on the Road and the Carrick Hill Cafe.

Pack your picnic blanket and we look forward to welcoming you and creating some springtime bliss. 

This event is free but registration is essential.


This event is produced as a partnership between Nature Festival and Carrick Hill. Carrick Hill is a significant South Australian cultural tourism attraction that comprises a major heritage building, internationally significant art collections and magnificent heritage garden.

Please note that car parking onsite at Carrick Hill has changed and is extremely limited, street parking may be required. 

Powered by

The humane choice for tickets Humanitix donates 100% of profits from booking fees to children’s charities

Refund policy

No refund policy specified.