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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August is National Family History Month.

Pioneers SA is pleased to be presenting a series of workshops. If you are interested in further developing your skills in family research then go to the "Events Calendar" for the workshop programme.

All welcome but bookings required via


For more than events across Australia then visit National Family History
Month (NFHM)  at

We are very pleased to announce that the Pioneers of SA Office is opening to ALL from Tuesday, 14th July 2020.

The normal weekly opening hours of Tuesday and Thursday, 10.00 am – 2.00pm have been resumed.


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When Visiting the Office    PASA COVID Safe Plan

(08) 8231 5055
Office Hours Only
Tuesday & Thursday 10:00 am - 2:00 pm






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.