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Windjammers Talk

The History Trust of South Australia:Talking History presentsWindjammers Tuesday 30 March, 2020 at 5.30pm via Zoom Windjammers were enormous steel and iron sailing ships that transported South Australian grain during the final days of commercial sail. Sailing yearly from the Åland Islands, in the Finnish Baltic, Windjammers arrived in the South Australian summer to collect grain. They … Continue reading Windjammers Talk

April Meeting

On 9 April Roger Irvine will speak about his recent publication by Wakefield Press, Colonial Settlers of the River Torrens: A different approach to local history. The title says much about what can be expected about early life on Adelaide’s premier river (or creek). You can register for the meeting here.