SALA Festival – Eudunda-Robertstown

SALA – Eudunda – August 2016

Fantastic Plastic

SALA Eudunda & District Fantastic Plastic - Official Opening 5th August 2016

SALA Eudunda & District Fantastic Plastic – Official Opening 5th August 2016

Open by Mrs. Kathy Handke , Eudunda Citizen of the year,

followed by a light wine and cheese supper .Also including items by St. John’s School Choir.
Exhibition in the Hall from Friday 5th 9-4 to set up then 7-9 for ceremony
Sat 6th 10.00am- 4pm
Sun 7th 11am – 4pm.

Thereafter displays will be exhibited in areas around the town
During August (SALA Month)

This year’s theme is ‘Fantastic Plastic.
Collect your plastics, milk cartons, bread bags anything plastic
Use your skills/learn new ones to create art for the Festival in August.

Margaret Doecke shows off Flower made of Plastic

Margaret Doecke shows off  a  lovely “Flowers” made of plastic

Margaret Doecke shows off Bright Plastic Pennant Flag made from Bread Bags

Margaret Doecke shows off Bright Plastic Pennant Flag made from Bread Bags

Do some research on what you can make.
Lots of ideas on YouTube like this one for kids

There are many examples online.
just use your favourite search engine to get started
(we suggest you stick to ones that your internet security software says are safe).


SALA continues with Community Mosaic Project

Official Opening ‘The Drinking Fountain’ in the park
by the Eudunda Sala Group – Mon 21st Mar

Councillor Peter Dunn Opens SALA Drinking Fountain

Councillor Peter Dunn Opens SALA Drinking Fountain



2015 – BLUES

Eudunda - Robertstown SALA 2015

Eudunda – Robertstown SALA 2015

Eudunda/Robertstown has a proud history of participation in the SALA Festival.

Some dedicated members of the local SALA Group are working to make a
mosaic covered Drinking Fountain to be housed in the Centenary Gardens.

View Slideshow
SALA 2015 Visitors thumbnail Part of SALA 2015 committee thumbnail

Photos of the 2015 Opening in the Eudunda Hall

Thanks to Chelsea for the above photos

The Hall display may be finished, but there is lots to see around the streets, have a a walk, have a drive.

Here is a display put on at the Eudunda Area School

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SALA Eudunda Area School 2015

There are some close up photos on their Facebook Group



SALA Eudunda 2014 – Funky Junk Too

Funky Junk Too! After such a great display and participation last year
it was discovered many people still wanted to do more,
and the local committee has listened to them with
Funky Junk Too!

You don’t need to register separately as the region is registering with SALA,
but please contact Julie Mathews 0885811919

Funky Junk Too flier

Funky Junk Too flier



SALA Festival – Eudunda – 2013

Sala Eudunda - Funky Junk Banner image

at the EUDUNDA CLUB – 7:30PM

Mike Roberts and Barrie Hocking

Wine Tasting and Nibbles
Art Viewing

Art Auction
Inclucing a painting of Eudunda by
Kangaroo Island artist Neil “Shep” Sheppard
with part proceeds to Eudunda Hospital Auxiliary

Book in for a meal and enjoy the evening!

Photos of the SALA 2013 event here


SALA Festival – Eudunda – 2012

on Friday 3rd August – Opening of SALA 2012

Officially Opened by Dan van Holst Pellekaan MP,
Member for Stuart in the House of Assembly, South Australian Parliament.
Wine, nibbles and good company between 6 – 9pm.

A really good opening ceremony at Kathleen’s Art Gallery (no longer operating)

There was great community support for the opening and to make the SALA month more memorable some local businesses also decorated the main streets of Eudunda with Pink & Blue Ribbons to let people know SALA was on.

SALA is the South Australian Living Artists festival held in South Australia during the month of August, and Dan gives some great info about it in his speech.

Filmed and Produced by Web South.
Computer Sales & Service in Eudunda.
Also Website Hosting & Design
Actively supporting the region of Southern Goyder
and district of Eudunda and Robertstown.

Kathleen’s Art Gallery
is located prominently on the corner of Bruce & Kapunda Streets, Eudunda, in an old Bank building.
Unfortunately Kathleen has retired and the art gallery no longer exists.





SALA Festival – Eudunda – 2010

Part of the Crowd at the Opening

Part of the Crowd at the 2010 Opening


The festival kicked off with a great opening, held at Kathleen’s Art Gallery, Eudunda on July 30th  2010. Many residents and businesses in the Town of Eudunda have joined together to make a combined display for the SALA Festival.
The event ran from July 30th to August 22nd, so make a trip this way to see what out town has to show you.