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History Trust of SA Talking History Online:Let's Get Physical Tuesday 21 September, 5.30pm - Let’s Get Physical: Preserving SA’s Sporting Stories South Australians have long had a love affair with sport. For over 180 years sporting clubs and associations around the state have provided an outlet for physical activity, a sense of community, and a … Continue reading

October Members Meeting

HISTORICAL SOCIETY OF SA MEETING:    1 October   7.30pm   Burnside City Uniting Church Covid lockdown interstate has prevented our next speaker attending so BERNARD WHIMPRESS has stepped up to fill the gap with ‘GEORGE GIFFEN, THE CRICKETER’     Everyone welcome (non members $5 entry). GEORGE GIFFEN: A BIOGRAPHY The office of Australian Test cricket captain … Continue reading October Members Meeting

September Members Meeting

Friday 3 September 7.30pm Dr Anne Black The overlooked Pendragon: George Isaacs George Isaacs (1825–1876), otherwise known by his apt pseudonym A. Pendragon, is a neglected figure in South Australian history. Isaacs’ book The Queen of the South, based on his experiences on the Victorian gold fields, was the first novel published in South Australia. … Continue reading September Members Meeting