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 for up to 10 people.

Four Ways to Pay for an Event

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.


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: Members $65, Non-members $70