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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(08) 8231 5055

Mobile: 0490 043 264


Mobile Mon to Fri 9am-5pm
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The Harmer House Office is Closed


New Office

Level 2, Stafford House

25 Leigh Street, Adelaide


Office Hours: Tue & Wed 10am-2pm

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10 Mar (Wed) 10am-12pm

Same Ships Meeting

In the PASA Office for those interested in the Fairlie (1840)


24 Mar (Wed) 10.30am-3.30pm

PASA visit to Willunga

A self-drive tour, lecture, visits to museums and guided walk.

BYO Picnic lunch to be held in the shaded grounds of the Willunga Court House Museum.

Limited to 45. Bookings essential.

Payment of $25 per person essential by Tuesday 18 March.



Membership is open to any person with an ancestor who arrived in South Australia
up to and including 28 December 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.