History Discussion Group

Please join us for some interesting discussions and lively debate. We meet fortnightly on Wednesday from 10:00am till noon at the ARPAactiveover50s Office, Level 4, 25 Leigh Street, Adelaide.


March 13
10am – Talk: Housing Styles, from Adelaide 1836 to Federation 1901
11am – General topic: Cobb & Co

March 27
10am – Talk: Hubert Wilkins
11am – General topic: Sir Francis Drake

April 10
10am Talk: Quakers
11am – General topic: The English Lake District

April 24
10am – Talk: When there were two Adelaide – Glenelg railway lines
11am – General topic: The Tank Stream, Sydney.

For information or to join us please call Dianne on 0401 586 039 or or Peter – 0466 600 789.

All welcome.

In the March/April 2019 edition of the ARPA News, there was an article on The History of the Adelaide Railway Station. The author has supplied a number of extra photographs that can be viewed by downloading this pdf by clicking here.

The Gallery shows photos of the City of Adelaide at Port Adelaide when the group visited on November 28, 2018. Photos by D Hill

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