Past events at Port Adelaide Historical Society

Preserving the Past for the Future


Museum open: Sunday 1 May to Friday 13 May 2016, 2-4pm. Meeting Wednesday 18 May 2016, 7.30pm at the Society Rooms: 14 Semaphore Road, Semaphore 5019. Society Rooms also open every Friday in May, 1.30-3.30pm.

Visit the Ausbuilt Maritime Museum, celebrating Port Adelaide's rich maritime history.  Join us on Wed 18 May for our meeting and a presentation of Port Adelaide photos taken by Mark Churchman.  Access the historical collection at the Society Rooms every Friday.

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Service of Intercession & Remembrance of the Fallen & WW1 display

Special event

Sunday 3 May 2015, 10am (service); Friday 1 (group bookings) Saturday 2 & Sunday 3 May 2015, 11am-3pm (display)

You are invited to attend a Service of Intercession and Remembrance of the Fallen, as set for 3 January 1915 throughout the British Commonwealth, a reenactment of that held 100 years ago at the church on 3 May 1915. Attendees are encouraged to wear fashions of 1915 to this service.  Display of local WW1 memorabilia in church hall after service (and day before).

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