As we dive headfirst into the Adelaide Fringe and Festival season, the city is once again buzzing with an unmistakable energy and creativity that defines this time of the year.
In this edition, we’ve curated the best of the best across SA, bringing you a blend of people, food, wine, entertainment, travel, sports, art and culture in a celebration of all the things that make our state truly remarkable.
We’ve got an exclusive chat with Heather Croall, the CEO of Adelaide Fringe Festival, giving you an insider’s look at what makes this iconic event tick and the magic it brings to our city. Ruth Mackenzie, the Artistic Director of the Adelaide Festival, also shares her personal highlights for AF24, so you know exactly which shows to book first this season.
We also profile Adelaide artist, Emma Hack, renowned for her extraordinary work in the distinctive mediums of body paint installation and photography. Find out more about her most iconic projects, the intricate process of bringing large-scale installations to life, and some of the behind the scenes stories behind her most well-known masterpieces.
For the foodies, Jacqui Lim has given us the lowdown on the newest and most delicious dining spots in town, and we round up some of the latest and greatest food and beverage offerings for the summer/autumn season. For those looking to travel, we’ve also curated a selection of ideas for both nearby destinations and further afield. Among them, explore the enchanting Greek Island of Lemnos, offering an off-the-beaten-path experience for those seeking an authentic Greek adventure.
As always, FIFTY+SA is committed to bringing you the stories that matter, celebrating the richness of life beyond 50. We hope you enjoy this edition and find inspiration in the incredible people, places, and experiences that our state has to offer.
Here’s to an amazing 2024.
Tom, FIFTY+SA Publisher