What's on in 2022
Booking an Event Guests are welcome to all our events
We prefer event bookings via email to email@example.com but will accept them via phone or post.
Four Ways to Pay for an Event
i. Pay by EFT, click HERE for the BSB and account details.
ii. Phone Pioneers SA (08 8231 5055) during our opening hours and pay by credit card over the phone.
iii. Post a cheque to Pioneers SA, click HERE for the address details.
iv. Personally bring the cash into Pioneers SA during open hours.
Wed 9 Feb, 10.30am-12pm
E22-1 Same Ships - Buffalo
The Jetty Function Room, 28 Jetty Rd, Glenelg. (map link)
Presentation of the Buffalo history, voyage and passengers.
$10 member, $15 non-members. Incl. morning tea & handouts.
Max. 50 attendees subject to Covid restrictions.
RSVP by 23 Jan to firstname.lastname@example.org or 0409 251 185. At the time of booking, advise name, no. guests, your ancestor on the Buffalo if applicable and if joining for lunch (at own expense).
Wed 16 Feb, 12-2pm
E22-5 Lunch Meeting - Early schools in South Australia
Presenter Alison Hicks.
Colonel Light Gardens Uniting Church, Daw Park (map link)
Bring a packed lunch.
New date - Mon 21 Feb 2022, 6.30 for 7pm
E21-23 Proclamation Day Dinner & Guest Speaker
Glenelg Golf Club, James Melrose Rd, Novar Gardens SA (map link)
Speaker: Susan Marsden
Topic: The People in Charles Hill's Painting (1870) of Proclamation Day, Glenelg 1836. Places are still available if you haven't booked. If you have booked please confirm your ability to attend. Please make a booking or confirm your attendance for the Proclamation Day Dinner by email to email@example.com by 12 Feb 2022.
Cost: Members $65, Guests $70
Wednesday 9 March 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Wednesday 16 March 2022, 9 am - 10 am
Wednesday 6 April 2022, 10:30 am
Wednesday 13 April 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Sunday 27 April 2022, 10 am – 12 noon (April School Holidays)
Cost: $3.00 per person incl. children (payable on booking)
Click HERE for the full details of the event
Sun 1 May 9.30am-4.30pm, Barossa History Fair, Angaston
Pioneers SA will have a trading table at the fair. Come along and visit and hear Judith Francis's talk at 12.30pm
History Month Exhibition
Exhibition - 10 to 27 May, 10 am - 3 pm (Monday to Friday)
E22-35 - Tue 10 May, 12 noon - Opening by Peter Goers
Please note the venue change do to COVID -19 restrictions.
We are accepting bookings now, please click here HERE to make a booking for the opening or the talks.
Wednesday 8 June 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Monday 20 June 2022, 12 noon – 2 pm
Wednesday 6 July 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Friday 8 July 2022, 6.30 for 7 pm
Topic: Land Orders, Agents and Auctions: "Who Selected Adelaide Town Acres in 1837"
Wednesday 10 August 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Cost: No charge - Maximum 15 people
Dates Monday 15 August Times 10.30 am - 2.30 pm
E22-70 - Overland Telegraph (OT) 150 Anniversary
New Overland Telegraph posters by members will be on display.
Demonstration of Morse Code by Laurie Wallace.
Please bring a packed lunch, coffee, tea and biscuits provided.
|Monday 19 September 2022, 7.00 pm |
E22-75 - Annual General Meeting (AGM)
Speaker: Dr. Ian Moffatt
Venue: Christ Church Hall, Jeffcott Street North Adelaide
Cost: No charge
Wednesday 28 September 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Wednesday 5 October 2022, Time TBA
Monday 17 October 2022, 11 am - 2 pm
Wednesday 19 October 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm
Cost: No charge. Maximum 15 people
|Wednesday 9 November 2022, 10.30 am - 12.30 pm |
E22-100 - SameShips
Convener: Karina Hutchesson
Ship: Tam O’Shanter 1836
Venue: Pioneers SA, Stafford House, 25 Leigh St, Adelaide.
Cost: No charge – Maximum 15 people
Wednesday 16 November 2022, 12 noon - 2 pm
|Wednesday 7 December 2022, 12 noon – 2 pm |
E22-110 - 1842 Retrospective, bring packed lunch
Speakers: Pioneer members
Topic: members present 4 minute pioneers’ stories and events
Venue: Pilgrim Church Hall, 12 Flinders Street. Adelaide
Cost: members $2, guests $5
Tuesday 28 December 2022, 12 for 12.30 pm