What's on in 2021

 

Booking an Event

We prefer event bookings via email to events@pioneerssa.org.au but will accept them via phone or post.

Click here for the Event Booking Form for 1-4 people, OR click here for the Event Booking Form up to10 people.

 


June

9 June (Wednesday) 10am-12pm

E21-09 - Same Ships, Skjold 1841

Convener: Karina Hutchesson

Venue: PioneersSA, 2nd Floor Stafford House, 25 Leigh St, Adelaide.

Cost: Free– Max of 15 people.

16 June (Wednesday) 12–2.30pm

E21-10 - Lunch Meeting (Max 50) & Tour (Max 30)

Topic: The Beginnings of the Institute Movement: The pursuit of useful knowledge.

Speaker: Joelie Hancock

Venue: Hetzel Theatre, Institute Building, North Terrace, Adelaide

Cost: TBA - Bring packed lunch.


July

9 July (Friday) 6.30 for 7pm - FULLY BOOKED

E21-11 - ANNUAL DINNER

Topic: Early Relations between the Tarndanya [people of Adelaide Plains] and European Colonists, 1836 – 1846

Speaker: Dr Skye Krichauff, Chair of History Council of SA

Venue: Adelaide Pavilion, Terrace Room

Cost: $80.00 members, $85.00 guests - Max 80 people.

14 July (Wednesday) 10am–12pm

E21-12 - Same Ships, Anna Robertson 1839

Convener: Karina Hutchesson

Venue: PioneersSA, 2nd Floor Stafford House, 25 Leigh St, Adelaide.

Cost: Free - Max 15 people.


August

11 August (Wednesday) 10am-12pm

E21-13 - Same Ships: “Africaine” 1836

Convener: Karina Hutchesson

Venue: PioneersSA, 2nd Floor Stafford House, 25 Leigh St, Adelaide.

Cost: Free - Max 15 people

18 August (Wednesday) 12–2pm

E21-14 - Lunch Meeting

Topic: Early Ships arriving Kangaroo Island before 1836

Speaker: David Wilson, Kangaroo Island Pioneers Association

Venue: Walkerville Uniting Church Hall

Cost: Members $2, Guests $5, Max people - TBA

September

Wednesday 8 September, 10-12 noon

E21-15 - Same Ships: “City of Adelaide” 1839, 1840, 1841

Convener: Karina Hutchesson

Venue: PioneersSA, 2nd Floor Stafford House, 25 Leigh St, Adelaide.

Cost: Free, Max of 15 people.

Monday 27 September 2021, 7.00 pm

E21-16 - AGM

Venue: Christ Church Anglican Hall, 

Jeffcott Street, North Adelaide.

Speaker: Dr Philip Jones of SA Museum

Topic: George French Angas, four tours of SA 1844-1845.

Cost: Free, Max pending COVID restrictions.

Wednesday 15 September 2021, 12 noon – 2.00 pm

E21-25 - Lunch Meeting. Bring packed lunch.

Speakers: Authors, Brian Stace & Bill Othams

Topic: “The Coromandelians” – including book signing & sales.

Venue: Colonel Light Gardens Uniting Church

Cost: Members $2, Guests $5, Max people - 80.

 


October

Wednesday 6 October 2021 10 am

E21-17 Junior Pioneers - Visit to Police Historical Museum, Gaol Rd. Thebarton:  “Early Police Stations and Buildings in SA 1838 – 1870”.

Cost: Juniors Free, accompanying adults $10 (one per family)

Morning snack provided.

Parking limited weekdays – alternative is to use public transport - Tram stop @ RAH or Tram stop opposite Coca Cola

Bookings through Pioneers SA email: events@pioneerssa.org.au

Limit 40 total

13 October (Wednesday) 10-12 noon

E21-18 - Same Ships, Cleveland 1839

Venue: Pioneers SA, 2nd Floor Stafford House, 25 Leigh St, Adelaide.

Cost: Free - Max 15 people.

Sunday 24 October 2021 1-4 pm

E21-19 Visit to Police Historical Museum, Gaol Rd. Thebarton,

Speaker: John White, Curator of Museum: “Early Police Stations and Buildings in SA 1838 – 1870”

Cost: $10 per person to be paid at the Museum on entry [Afternoon Tea included]

Bookings through PioneersSA email: events@pioneerssa.org.au

Parking on Sundays available at the Museum and along Gaol Road.

Wednesday 27 October 2021 10 – 1pm

E21-24 Repeat Visit to Police Historical Museum, Gaol Rd. Thebarton

Speaker: John White, Curator of Police Historical Museum: “Early Police Stations and Buildings in SA 1838 – 1870”

Cost: $10 per person to be paid at the Museum on entry  [Morning Tea included]

Parking limited weekdays – alternative is to use public transport - Tram stop @ RAH or Tram stop opposite Coca Cola

Bookings through PioneersSA email: events@pioneerssa.org.au


November

10 November (Wednesday) 10-12 noon

E21-20 - Same Ships, Small Ships

Convener: Karina Hutchesson

Venue: PioneersSA, 2nd Floor Stafford House, 25 Leigh St, Adelaide.

Cost: Free - Max 15 people

17 November (Wednesday)12–2 pm

E21-21 -Lunch Meeting – Bring packed lunch

Speaker: Emeritus Professor Wayne Sampson

Topic: Early Dentists & Dentistry in South Australia.

Venue: Colonel Light Gardens Uniting Church, Daw Park.

Cost: Members $2, Guests $5, Max people 80

December

6 December (Monday) 12-2pm

E21-22 - Lunch Meeting

Topic: Retrospective 1841, 180 years on.
10 Members present stories of 1841.
[Toll Gate Glen Osmond, Great Eastern Road opened 1841]

Venue: Pilgrim Church Hall, 12 Flinders Street, Adelaide

Max people 70.

Cost: $2 members, $5 non-members

Bring packed lunch.

28 December (Tuesday) 12 for 12.30 pm

E21-23 - Proclamation Day Lunch

Topic: The People in Charles Hill’s Painting, 1870, of Proclamation Day, Glenelg, 1836.

Speaker: Dr Susan Marsden, First State Historian of SA

Venue: Glenelg Golf Club Rooms, James Melrose Drive, Novar Gardens.

Cost: TBA - Max people TBA