The Pioneers Association of South Australia Incorporated was founded in 1935 and has the following principal objectives:  
  
To perpetuate the memory of the pioneers of early settlement in South Australia. 
 
To establish and maintain a faithful record of the pioneers for the benefit of present and future generations.
 
To encourage the preservation of records, portraits, relics and historical materials associated with pioneer settlement.
 
To promote awareness and knowledge of South Australian history. 
 
To affiliate with any other organisation with objectives similar to those of  the Association.  
  
Membership is open to any person with an ancestor who arrived in South Australia up to December 31st 1845.  Spouses of members may become associate members.  The Association currently has over 700 members. 
 
Our patron is His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AO, Governor of South Australia