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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Wednesday 6 June

Pioneer Group Presentation, Lunch and Museum Visit

“Miss Mabel Marryat MBE; Welfare and War Worker”

Speaker:   Cheryl Williss, author of Miss Marryat's Circle


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Members Resource Area - Recent Additions


New links to 3 eBooks on the foundation of SA.


Report on the Proclamation Day Talk - 'The Early Colonial Surveys'


' How to Search South Australian Land Titles on-line.'



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.