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State Government and Council working together to restrict public access to Glenelg Breakwater following tragic drowning

13 December 2017
City of Holdfast Bay Mayor Stephen Patterson says, with support from State Government and Surf Life Saving SA, Council has moved to take immediate action to restrict public access to the Glenelg Breakwater while the lead agencies work together to seek a long-term solution, following the tragic drowning of a teenage girl at the site on Sunday evening.
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Holdfast Bay saddened by tragic drowning

11 December 2017
City of Holdfast Bay Mayor Stephen Patterson says Council is shocked and saddened by the tragic drowning of a teenage girl at the Glenelg Breakwater last night.
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Welcome to Summer - with the Glenelg Street Party 5pm Saturday 25 November!

23 November 2017
It’s been a long, cold winter, but the sun has finally showed up, and Glenelg is laying out the welcome mat for an expected 20,000 people with a massive Welcome to Summer Street Party on Saturday 25 November – the night before we welcome Santa to the Bay with the Glenelg Christmas Pageant!
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Get to the Glenelg Christmas Pageant 10am Sunday 26 November Jetty Rd Glenelg!

23 November 2017
Grab your kids, a rug, and some drinks, hats and sunblock (plus the essential sidewalk chalk) and snare your space behind the blue line nice and early to see the colourful parade of clowns, marching bands, dancers and festive local groups dancing, marching, walking, rolling, driving, skipping and somersaulting their way down Jetty Road to welcome Santa to the Bay as the Glenelg Christmas Pageant from 10.30am on Sunday 26 November!
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Glenelg's three-week Winter Wonderland beachside ice rink opens in Moseley Square this Saturday 1 July

29 June 2017
COME ICE SKATING AT THE BAY WINTER WONDERLAND OPENS THIS SATURDAY! Grab your mates and strap on some skates because Glenelg’s Winter Wonderland is back for three weeks from this Saturday 1 July – and it’s bigger and better, in a fantastic new all-weather, clear-domed beachside marquee with a cool new toboggan run and a new laneway lights and snow show!
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Beach Polo gallops into Glenelg this Saturday 25 February!

23 February 2017
City of Holdfast Bay Mayor Mr Stephen Patterson says excitement is building at the Bay, with tickets for this Saturday’s first-ever Pol Roger Beach Polo Adelaide event on Glenelg Beach close to selling out, despite a late date change due to last week’s inclement weather.
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Beach Polo adds another jewel to Glenelg's tourism crown! 12.30 - 6.30pm Saturday 18 February, Glenelg

8 February 2017
City of Holdfast Bay Mayor Mr Stephen Patterson says excitement is building at the Bay, with Pol Roger Beach Polo Adelaide tickets close to selling out for the Saturday 18 February event on Glenelg Beach, and Jetty Road’s hotels, restaurants, cafes and shops preparing for the glamour and action to spill over into the streets... and provide another drawcard for visitors.
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