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Your guide to this year’s International Women’s Day celebrations around SA

Adelaide is set to host a range of International Women’s Day’s events this year, from luncheons to paint and sip low-key catch ups with the girls.

There are a range of exciting events to celebrate International Women’s Day (IWD) this year, all held by a variety of local businesses with incredible hosts and guest speakers. 

IWD is held on the 8th of March, a wonderful opportunity to celebrate the achievements and work of women all around the world and recognises the need for global gender equality. 

South Australia has held events in recognition of IWD many times in the past, with Showcase SA’s long lunch being one of the first major events held in South Australia. 

This International Women’s Day Adelaide has a lot to offer, whether you are looking for a function to eat great food and be inspired or a low-key and creative activity with the girls, we have you covered.

Showcase SA International Women’s Day Long Lunch (SOLD OUT)

Showcase SA’s Women’s Day Long Lunch at the Pullman Adelaide is a sellout event every year, with this year’s inspiring guest speaker being none other than Flavia Tata Nardini, Co-Founder and CEO of Fleet Space Technologies. Not only a real-life rocket scientist, Flavia is a strong advocate for women in STEM and is dedicated to empowering the next generation of leaders. While listening to her inspiring story, you’ll enjoy two two courses and a three-hour beverage pack, helping to create a memorable International Women’s Day experience.

Event: International Women’s Day Long lunch 
Where: Pullman Adelaide 
When: Friday, 1 March 2024, 11:30am-2:30pm 
Ticket price: $180-$1800 (for a table of 10) 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Salisbury Council’s Annual International Women’s Day Cocktail Evening

Enjoy a complimentary drink and some delectable canapés with your girls at the Salisbury Community Hub for Salisbury Council’s Annual International Women’s Day Cocktail Evening. With hosts Hayley and Lauren from Adelady, guests can celebrate inspiring women while enjoying the evening’s entertainment, lucky door prizes and hearing from guest speaker Dorinda Hafner – a South Australian powerhouse. 

Event: International Women’s Day Cocktail Evening 
Where: Salisbury Community Hub, 34 Church Street, Salisbury SA 5108 
When: Tuesday, 5 March 2024, 7:00pm-9:00pm 
Ticket price: $29-$35 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Pinot and Picasso’s International Women’s Day Femme Fatale Paint and Sip Session

Put your inner femme fatale on canvas with a paint and sip session at the Pinot & Picasso Norwood Studio. Bring your girlfriends, your favourite nibbles, and your creative spark to celebrate International Women’s Day with some bold self-expression. 

Event: Femme Fatale *INTERNATIONAL WOMENS DAY* 
Where: Pinot & Picasso Norwood Studio, 223 The Parade, Norwood SA 5067 
When: Friday, 8 March 2024, 6:00pm-9:00pm 
Ticket price: $65 (includes all necessary painting equipment) 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Business Chicks Breakfast International Women’s Day 2024

If you want a great start to the day, then you need to attend the Business Chicks Breakfast for IWD to be inspired by their amazing guest speakers, Nat Cook, Azure Antoinette, and Dr. Gina Cleo. IWD is the most important day to Business Chicks, and they would love for you to join them to celebrate the importance and success of women all around the world. 

Event: Business Chicks Breakfast 
Where: Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace Adelaide, SA, 5000  
When: Wednesday, 13 March 2024, 8:00am-10:30am 
Ticket price: $275-$4500 (for a table of 10) 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Meet the Winemaker: “Fierce 111”, Lou Miranda Estate

Fancy a drink to toast the amazing women in your life? Then make your way to the Barrell Wine Bar with your girlfriends to enjoy a glass of wine and meet the amazing women who make up the Fierce 111 at Lou Miranda Estate. At this event you can sip and learn from successful female winemakers.  

Event: Meet The Winemaker at Barrel 
Where: Barrel Wine Bar, Shop 3/4 Mount Barker Rd, Stirling SA 5152 
When: Thursday, 7 March 2024, 6:00pm-9:00pm 
Ticket price: Free entry 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

International Women’s Day Luncheon – Hosted by Complete Disability Services

Complete Disability Services are hosting a luncheon to celebrate women with disabilities on International Women’s Day. With host Jessica Braithwaite from Channel 9, attendees can hear from panelists and guest speakers about women with disabilities and their roles in society.  

Event: International Women’s Day Luncheon 
Where: Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Dr, North Adelaide SA 5006 
When: Friday, 8 March 2024, 11:30am-2:00pm 
Ticket price: $120 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Business SA’s International Women’s Day Luncheon

Following the United Nations theme, ‘Count Her In’, aiming to accelerate gender equality through economic empowerment South Australia Business Chamber Members has partnered with the Australia Day Council of South Australia to present an IWD Luncheon. CH4 Global’s Wildlife Conservation Biologist Tiahni Adamson, Rachael Zaltron OAM, Founder of Backpacks 4 SA Kids and Sister Meredith Evans, Sister of Mercy, will headline the event’s amazing program. 

Event: International Women’s Day Luncheon 
Where: Adelaide Convention Centre, North Terrace Adelaide, SA 5000 
When: Friday, 8 March 2024, 12:00pm-3:00pm 
Ticket price: $265-$2660 (for a table of 10) 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

International Women’s Day Morning with Writer and Performer Tracy Crisp

Writer and performer Tracy Crisp makes an entertaining and empowering morning on International Women’s Day with light morning tea refreshments so you can sit and enjoy the morning with great company.  

Event: International Women’s Day Morning with Tracy Crisp 
Where: City of Tea Tree Gully Library, 571 Montague Road MODBURY, SA 5092 
When: Friday, 8 March 2024, 11:00am-12:30pm 
Ticket price: $10 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Adelaide International Women’s Day Breakfast

The Adelaide IWD Breakfast is one of the largest International Women’s Day events in Australia. The in-person tickets have already been sold-out, but people are welcome to join the event virtually. The breakfast is a must-attend to celebrate International Women’s Day, this year’s guest speaker is Australian journalist Annabel Crabb, and the function is being hosted by Senator the hon Penny Wong.  

Event: 2024 Adelaide IWD Breakfast 
Where: Online 
When: Friday, 8 March 2024, 7:00am-10:00am 
Ticket price: $20 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Sisters of the Seasons: International Women’s Day

If you want to celebrate International Women’s Day in an informal and personal way, then head to Sacred Wellness for their Women’s Day event. Gather with friends and other women and complete activities that engage both the left and right brain and teach you more about your spirituality as a woman.  

Event: Sisters of the Seasons: International Women’s Day 
Where: Sacred Wellness, 467 Fullarton Rd, Highgate SA 5063 
When: Tuesday, 5 March 2024, 7:00 pm-08:30pm 
Ticket price: $55 
To find out more information and to register for the event, click here. 

Bobbi’s Restaurant: EmpowerHer

Head to Bobbi’s restaurant for lunch or dinner to help end homelessness for every woman. This year, for every person booked, Bobbi’s Restaurant will be donating $10 to Catherine House.

Event: EmpowerHer: International Women’s Day Fundraiser Event
Where: Bobbi’s Restaurant, 264 South Rd, Hilton SA 5033
When: Friday, 8 March 2024
To find out more information and book, click here. 

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