Polish Hill River Church Museum

Bungaree Shearing Shed

 

Events Calendar 2017/18

 

DECEMBER 2017

Thursday 7th

LUNCH Meeting

Speakers: A round table discussion featuring short contributions from various PASA members

Topic: "1837 - a retrospective 180 years on"

Venue: Lyceum Club - Level 1, 20-24 Leigh Street.  Lyceum Club Location
Time: 12noon to 1.45pm
BYO Lunch, Christmas cake and tea/coffee provided.
Gold coin donation.

DECEMBER 2017

Thursday 28th

Proclamation Day Lunch

Speaker: Michael Burdett, Surveyor-General of SA
Topic: “The Early Colonial Surveys: a Surveyor’s Perspective”

Cost: $65.00

Venue: Glenelg Golf Club

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm

 

FEBRUARY 2018

Thursday 1st

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting   

Speaker: Helen Stagg 
Topic: “Harnessing the River Murray: Stories of the people who built locks 1-9, 1915-1935”

Venue: tba

Time:   tba

BYO Lunch
Gold coin donation.

MARCH 2018

Thursday 1st

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting   

Speaker: Howard Speed
Topic:  “Early photography and photographers in colonial SA”

Venue: tba

Time:   tba

APRIL 2018

Wednesday 18th

 Pub Lunch Meeting        

Speaker: Geoff Lock
Topic: “Pewter drinking vessels in colonial times”

Venue: Victoria Room, Edinburgh Hotel, Mitcham

Time: 12:00 for 12:30

MAY 2018

Tuesday 8th – Thursday 10th

May History Festival Poster Exhibition

Venue: Stafford House Basement

Time: 10am – 2pm

JUNE 2018

Thursday 7th

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting   

Topic:  “Mabel Marryat”

Speaker: Cheryl Williss

Venue: tba

Time: tba

Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum
3 Perseverance Road
Tea Tree Gully

Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum

 

Events Calendar 2017

 

FEBRUARY  

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Speaker: Heidi Ing

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


MARCH

 Meeting rescheduled to Thursday May 4th - refer below. 

APRIL

 Pub Lunch Meeting        

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

Venue: Edinburgh Hotel, Mitcham

APRIL
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.

APRIL

JUNIOR PIONEER EVENT

Guided visits to both the Adelaide Town Hall & the Old Treasury Building including its underground tunnels.

Time: Meet at the Town Hall 9:45am.  Concludes at approx 12:30pm.

MAY

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting        

Speaker: Margrette Kleinig

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

MAY

 History Month Event: Exhibition of Pioneer Ancestor Poster Stories

JUNE

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Lyall Kupke

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

JUNE Wednesday 28th

Civic Reception - to commemorate the life of King William IV and the 180th anniversary of his death

The Reception, which will be hosted by the Lord Mayor, the Right Honourable Martin Haese.

Venue: Adelaide Town Hall, Queen Adelaide Room

AUGUST

 Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Mary Snarskis

Topic: “The Playfords of Drysdale”

Venue: Lyceum Club

 AUGUST

Friday 11th

 Annual Dinner

Speaker: Rob Linn

Topic: "The history of the Adelaide Club“

Venue: Adelaide Club, North terrace. 

SEPTEMBER

Monday 18th

 AGM

Speaker: The Right Honourable the Lord Mayor of Adelaide Martin Haese

Topic: "The development of Local Government in Adelaide"

Venue: Christ Church, 62–72 Jeffcott Street,  North Adelaide

OCTOBER

Thursday 5th

Visit & Lunch Meeting

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

Venue:  Prince Alfred College. Kent Town  (Pirie Street, off The Parade West)

Cost: $20

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm

Lunch included

OCTOBER

Thursday 19th

Pioneer Group Luncheon Meeting

Speaker: Jim Longmire

Topic: The Voyage of the the˜Baboo and the Lacemakers of Calais".

Venue: Mothers Union meeting room

Time:  12.00 for 12.30pm

 

OCTOBER

Sunday 22nd

JUNIOR PIONEER EVENT

Visit to Tea Tree Gully Heritage Museum
Theme: "The Olden Days"

Venue: Tea Tree Heritage Museum, 3 Perseverance Road, Tea Tree Gully

Time:   1:30 pm for 4.30pm
Cost: Child  $5 - Fun & food; Adult $ 10 - includes Devonshire Tea

OCTOBER

Saturday 28th & Sunday 29th

WEEKEND TRIP TO THE COPPER TRIANGLE

Visit to the Moonta and Wallaroo Mines heritage sites

Refer link - Copper Triangle Weekend.

DECEMBER

Thursday 7th

LUNCH Meeting

 “1837: a retrospective 180 years on.”
A round table discussion featuring short contributions from various PASA members
 
Venue: Lyceum Club - Level 1, 20-24 Leigh Street.  Lyceum Club Location
Time: 12noon to 1.45pm
BYO Lunch, Christmas cake and tea/coffee provided.
Gold coin donation.

 

DECEMBER

Thursday 28th

Proclamation Day Lunch

Speaker: Michael Burdett, Surveyor-General of SA
Topic: “The Early Colonial Surveys: a Surveyor’s Perspective”

Venue: Glenelg Golf Club

Time:   12.00 for 12.30pm