Pioneers SA membership is open to any person with an ancestor who arrived in

South Australia up to and including 28 December 1846.


A member's spouse is welcome to become an associate member.

The Association currently has approximately 700 members. 

Pioneers SA

Suite 4, Level 2, Stafford House

25 Leigh Street, Adelaide

Opening Times: Tue & Thurs 10am - 2pm

Monday 20 June 2022, 12 noon – 2 pm
E22-45 - Lunch Meeting, bring packed lunch
Venue: Colonel Light Gardens Uniting Church, Daw Park
Speaker: Tony Ashdown
Topic: “William Wyatt - Protector of Aborigines”
Cost: members $2, guests $5


Wednesday 6 July 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
E22-50 - SameShips
Convener: Karina Hutchesson
Ship: Royal Admiral 1838
Venue: Pioneers SA, 25 Leigh Street, Adelaide
Cost: No charge – Maximum 15 people


Friday 8 July 2022, 6.30 for 7 pm
E22-55 - Annual Dinner
Venue: Royal Coach Motor Inn, Dequetteville Terrace
Speaker: Dr Heidi Ing

Topic: Land Orders, Agents and Auctions: "Who Selected Adelaide Town Acres in 1837"
Cost: members $75, guests $80 – payment and dietary requirements by 29 Jun 2022, Maximum 80 people

Pioneers SA welcomes guests to our events
Payment methods:

i.   Pay by EFT, click HERE for the BSB and account details.

ii.  Phone PioneersSA (08 8231 5055) during our opening hours and pay by credit card over the phone.

iii. Post a cheque to PioneersSA, click HERE for the address details.

iv. Personally bring the cash into PioneersSA during open hours.

Book an event by emailing the details to using the Event Booking Form for 1-4 people or the Event Booking Form for up to 10 people.

The Pioneers Association of South Australia Inc.


Opening Hours: Tuesday & Thursday 10am to 2pm


Phone: (08) 8231 5055


Mobile: 0490 043 264

Mobile Mon to Fri 9am-5pm
Please leave a message outside these times




We acknowledge the Traditional Custodians of the land on which we work and live, and recognise their continuing connection to land, water and community. We pay respect to Elders past, present and emerging.


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