Junior Pioneers - Treasury Tunnel
Gold Heist  April 2017

Horrock's Cottage
Penwortham

Polish Hill River Church Museum

Bungaree Shearing Shed

 

Events Calendar 2017

 

FEBRUARY  

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Speaker: Heidi Ing

Topic: What Became of the Early Colonists and Their Descendants.


MARCH

 Meeting rescheduled to Thursday May 4th - refer below. 

APRIL

 Pub Lunch Meeting        

Speaker: Darryl Thompson
Topic: Early Eating Houses in Adelaide.

Venue: Edinburgh Hotel, Mitcham

APRIL
Visit to Government House: Conducted tour of the treasures inside
Time: 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Conducted by Anthony Hurl of Sotheby's Adelaide office.

APRIL

JUNIOR PIONEER EVENT

Guided visits to both the Adelaide Town Hall & the Old Treasury Building including its underground tunnels.

Time: Meet at the Town Hall 9:45am.  Concludes at approx 12:30pm.

MAY

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Speaker: Margrette Kleinig

Topic: Early Colonists Sponsoring Their Families and Friends to SA.

MAY

 History Month Event: Exhibition of Pioneer Ancestor Poster Stories

JUNE

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Lyall Kupke

Topic: “The early waves of German Emigration to SA”

JUNE Wednesday 28th

Civic Reception - to commemorate the life of King William IV and the 180th anniversary of his death

The Reception, which will be hosted by the Lord Mayor, the Right Honourable Martin Haese.

Venue: Adelaide Town Hall, Queen Adelaide Room

AUGUST

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Mary Snarskis

Topic: “The Playfords of Drysdale”

Venue: Lyceum Club

 AUGUST

Friday 11th

 Annual Dinner

Speaker: Rob Linn

Topic: "The history of the Adelaide Club“

Venue: Adelaide Club, North terrace. 

SEPTEMBER

Monday 18th

 AGM

Speaker: The Right Honourable the Lord Mayor of Adelaide Martin Haese

Topic: "The development of Local Government in Adelaide"

Venue: Christ Church, 62–72 Jeffcott Street,  North Adelaide

OCTOBER

Thursday 5th

Visit & Lunch Meeting

Speaker: Jason Shute
Topic: “The Visit of Prince Alfred to SA in 1867”

Venue:  Prince Alfred College. Kent Town  (Pirie Street, off The Parade West)

Cost: $20

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm

Lunch included

CLICK here for details

OCTOBER

Thursday 19th

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Jim Longmire

Topic: The Voyage of the the˜Baboo and the "Lacemakers of Calais".

Venue: Mothers Union meeting room

Time:  12.00 for 12.30pm

Cost: Gold coin donation

Please bring your own lunch: tea and coffee available; speaker commences at 12.30pm

OCTOBER

Sunday 22nd

JUNIOR PIONEER EVENT

Visit to Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum
Theme: "The Olden Days"

Venue: Tea Tree Heritage Museum, 3 Perseverance Road, Tea Tree Gully

Time:   1:30 pm for 4.30pm
Cost: Child  $5 - Fun & food; Adult $ 10 - includes Devonshire Tea
RSVP: Midday, Tuesday 10th October
Click here: INFO & BOOKING SHEET

OCTOBER

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th

WEEKEND TRIP TO THE COPPER TRIANGLE

Visit to the Moonta and Wallaroo Mines heritage sites

Refer link - Copper Triangle Weekend.

DECEMBER

Thursday 28th

Proclamation Day Lunch

Speaker:
Topic:

Venue: Glenelg Golf Club

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm

 


Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum
3 Perseverance Road
Tea Tree Gully

Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum

 

Events Calendar 2016

 


 

OCTOBER

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Bob Stace - "The life and times of Colonel William Light"

 

 

OCTOBER

 Junior Pioneers Event - Celebrating 180 Years at the Bay

Meet at the Old Gum Tree The afternoon will also feature a visit to the Bay Discovery Centre.

 

 

NOVEMBER

Weekend Visit to the Clare Valley.
Visit historic sites in the Clare Valley.  Horrock's Cottage, Wolta Wolta, Windy Brae, Polish Hill Museum etc..

Weekend Program

 

 

DECEMBER                                      

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        
Speaker: Peter Brinkworth

Topic: Ernst Siekmann: Pioneer of Saddleworth and Caltowie. - Link to Peter Brinkworth's precis of his talk.

 

 

 

 DECEMBER

Proclamation Day Lunch

Glenelg Golf Club

Speaker: Cheryl Williss
"Women at the Bay on Proclamation Day"