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. 

 

 

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Friday 17th August

 Annual Dinner 

Venue: Adelaide Pavilion, Veale Gardens, South Terrace, Adelaide

Speaker: Geoff Lock

Topic:  “Pewter drinking vessels used in colonial times”

 

Weekend of 27-28 October

 History Weekend at Burra

It is not too late to express an interest in attending the PASA trip to Burra and Mt Bryan East on the weekend of 27-28 October.

  

  Refer Events Calendar for details

 

Members Resource Area - Recent Additions

 

Newsletters  - Forerunner of the Journal
all the issues from 1962 until 1998

 

Keswick Talk - 'Mabel Marryat; Welfare & War Worker'

 

1993 Annual Dinner Talk - 'The Angas Family'

 

 

 

 
Membership is open to any person with an ancestor who arrived in South Australia
by and including December 28th 1846

 

Spouses of members may become associate members.  The Association currently has over 700 members. 

 
Our patron is His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le AC,
Governor of South Australia.