Lions are coming to Port Adelaide

Lions are coming to Port Adelaide

Lions are coming to Port Adelaide in August, 2023 – visiting the Port Adelaide Plaza on Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th of August.

A few of our Lions will be attending on the day to promote Lions and how you can help your community. Stop by for a chat and ask any questions you may have about volunteering and Lions.

We will also be supporting Uniting SA’s Winter Appeal … food, blankets, toiletries, essentials. Here’s a full list of items that are needed. If you are able to help, please drop by on these dates to deliver the items.

Essentials for winter:

  • NEW sleeping bags
  • NEW beanies, jumpers, socks
  • NEW puffer jackets and vests for all ages
  • NEW fleecy hoodies and track pants for all ages
  • NEW sets of flannelette or plain sheets, single, double or queen – double is most popular
  • NEW sleeping pillows
  • NEW quilt cover or comforter sets
  • NEW quilts or blankets
  • NEW bath towels and face washers
  • Torches and batteries
  • Small night lights/camping lamps and batteries


Essentials for everyday:

  • Travel size toiletries packs for adults and children
  • Personal hygiene items
  • Nappies from newborn to toddler
  • Wipes safe for children
  • Packs of bottled water (600ml)


List of non-perishables most needed:

  • Packs of bottled water (600ml)
  • Cup a Soup
  • Cup-a-Noodles
  • Ready-made pasta sauces in jars
  • Dry pasta; spaghetti, macaroni, penne are most popular
  • Dry rice noodles
  • UHT milk 1 litre, full cream, low fat, skim and lactose free
  • UHT milk alternatives: oat, almond, soy
  • UHT small flavoured milks
  • Spreads: vegemite, peanut butter, jam, honey
  • Breakfast cereals
  • Tea bags, instant coffee & herbal tea bags
  • Nesquik, Milo or hot chocolate mix
  • Muesli bars
  • Mixed nuts and trail mixes
  • Mixed dried fruit
  • Canned tuna, salmon, chicken or turkey
  • Canned soups
  • Canned baked beans & spaghetti
  • Canned vegetables: green beans, carrots, corn, peas, potatoes, mushrooms
  • Canned fruit: peaches, pears, fruit salad
  • Heinz Big & Chunky meals in a can range
  • Tom Piper Braised Steak & Onion in a can
  • Fray Bentos Steak & Gravy or Steak & Kidney pie in a can range
  • Shelf-stable meals (food that can be stored at room temperature, vacuum sealed)
  • Deb potato mash


For more information, call Karen Hutchison on 0432 680 122 or