Horrock's Cottage
Penwortham

Billy Goat Hill Lookout

Bungaree Shearing Shed

Polish Hill River Church Museum

Proclamation Day Lunch 2016

 

Events Calendar 2017

 

FEBRUARY

Thursday 2nd              

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Speaker: Heidi Ing

Topic: What Became of the Early Colonists and Their Descendants.

 


MARCH

Thursday 2nd

 Meeting rescheduled to Thursday May 4th - refer below.

 

APRIL
Wednesday 5th

 Pub Lunch Meeting        

Speaker: Darryl Thompson
Topic: Early Eating Houses in Adelaide.

Venue: Edinburgh Hotel, Mitcham

Time: 12:00 for 12:30 start.
Cost: Approx $45.

Bookings and payment essential by 30 March

APRIL
Thursday 20th
Visit to Government House: Conducted tour of the treasures inside
Time: 5:00pm to 6:00pm
Conducted by Anthony Hurl of Sotheby's Adelaide office

Details will be included in the Autumn journal.

MAY

Tuesday 4th

 (originally planned for March 2nd)

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Speaker: Margrette Kleinig

Topic: Early Colonists Sponsoring Their Families and Friends to SA.

Venue: Mothers Union meeting room adjacent to PASA Office.

Time:  12 noon for 12.30 pm

Cost : Gold coin donation.

Bring your own lunch, tea/coffee available.

MAY

Tuesday 9 Wednesday 10 and Thursday 11

 History Month Event: Exhibition of Pioneer Ancestor Poster Stories

Venue: Mothers Union meeting room, Stafford House, Leigh Street

Time:     10.00am – 2.00pm each open day

Please consider contributing an ancestor pioneer story for this event. Further information and template available by contacting the Office.

JUNE

Thursday 1

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Lyall Kupke

Topic: “The early waves of German Emigration to SA”

Venue: Mothers Union meeting room

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm

Cost:   Gold coin donation

Please bring your own lunch: tea and coffee available; speaker commences at 12.30pm

AUGUST

Thursday 3rd

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Mary Snarskis

Topic: “The Playfords of Drysdale”

Venue: Mothers Union meeting room

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm

Cost:   Gold coin donation

Please bring your own lunch: tea and coffee available; speaker commences at 12.30pm

 AUGUST

Thursday 11th

 Annual Dinner

Speaker: Rob Linn

Topic: "The history of the Adelaide Club“

Venue: Adelaide Club, North terrace. 

SETEMBER

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 AGM

Venue and date to be confirmed

OCTOBER

Thursday 5h

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Jason Shute
Topic: “The Visit of Prince Alfred to SA in 1867”

Venue: to be confirmed

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm

 


 

Events Calendar 2016

 


 

OCTOBER

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Bob Stace - "The life and times of Colonel William Light"

 

 

OCTOBER

 Junior Pioneers Event - Celebrating 180 Years at the Bay

Meet at the Old Gum Tree The afternoon will also feature a visit to the Bay Discovery Centre.

 

 

NOVEMBER

Weekend Visit to the Clare Valley.
Visit historic sites in the Clare Valley.  Horrock's Cottage, Wolta Wolta, Windy Brae, Polish Hill Museum etc..

Weekend Program

 

 

DECEMBER                                      

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        
Speaker: Peter Brinkworth

Topic: Ernst Siekmann: Pioneer of Saddleworth and Caltowie. - Link to Peter Brinkworth's precis of his talk.

 

 

 

 DECEMBER

Proclamation Day Lunch

Glenelg Golf Club

Speaker: Cheryl Williss
"Women at the Bay on Proclamation Day"