The Smith Brothers return home to Adelaide

The Smith Brothers return home to Adelaide

Sunday Mail columnist and Epic Flight Centenary ambassador Lainie Anderson follows up on her talk last year about the 1919 Great Air Race from England to Australia, and reveals what happened to Sir Ross Smith and his crew after their

Port Adelaide Centre History Walk

Port Adelaide Centre History Walk

Port Adelaide South of St Vincent Street  A walking tour to explore the varied history of the area south of St Vincent St. Park in the shopping centre car park off Dale St and gather near the fountain by the

The Sentimental Bloke

The Sentimental Bloke

A comedy, a romance, a ripping good yarn – The Sentimental Bloke is an icon of Australian early silent film. Set in the Sydney working class suburb of Woolloomooloo and based on the best-selling verses of C J Dennis’ 1915 book The Songs

Semaphore Heritage Walk (October 2019)

Semaphore Heritage Walk (October 2019)

 Join Brian Samuels on a walk through the streets of historic SEMAPHORE.  Gather at St Bede’s Church carpark, 6:30 sharp. To ensure your safety numbers are limited, and you must book to attend this event.   Any one joining the group

Former National Bank Building, Divett street

Former National Bank Building, Divett street

19TH CENTURY VICTORIAN MASTERPIECE! First opened for business as the National Bank of Australasia in 1863, this spectacular building was constructed to exacting standards, its architectural style is derived from Italian Renaissance and English Palladian periods. Everything, from the beautiful

Show ‘N Tell

Show ‘N Tell

Members will bring an item and will explain why they chose that particular item, where they got it, and other relevant information.

A Quiet City

A Quiet City

Carol LeFevre presents “A Quiet City” tracing the stories of the West Terrace Cemetery’s little-known inhabitants. Ordinary lives are revealed as extraordinary, as Carol LeFevre traces the stories of West Terrace Cemetery’s little-known inhabitants: there is the tale of the

Sun Dials & Timekeeping

Sun Dials & Timekeeping

Following the Societies Annual General Meeting, John Ward will show us some of his more interesting Time Keeping devices John Ward and Margaret Folkard are gnomonists — people who study and create sundials. It started as a hobby for Mr