History Festival 2019 in City South
It’s fantastic to see numerous venues in the City South Precinct hosting events in this year’s History Festival in May.
We encourage you to explore the rich history of our Patch, and support our local businesses and organisations.
Below is a list of the all the local events in this year’s program.
Click on the events listed to go to the History Festival page for info and bookings.
Adelaide South West Community Centre – 171 Sturt St
Multicultural South West Self-Guided Walking Trail
Throughout May Mon-Fri 9.30am-5pm (Guided Tour)
The Old Ghan: A Disappointment or a Great Success?
Sat 18 May 1-4pm (Talk/Exhibition)
Bike SA – 53 Carrington St
Holy Sunday Self-Guided Bicycle Trail
Everyday in May 10am-4pm (Guided Tour)
Salvos Whitmore Square – 422 Morphett St
Sat May 25 9am-1.30pm (Bus Tour)
SAPHIL House – 22 Gray Court
Les Parsons Tells the Story of Captain Harry Butler
Wed 1 May 7.45pm-10pm (Talk)
Display & Talk on Australian Match Covers at SAPHIL House
Fri 24 May 8-10pm (Talk/Display)
Picture Postcard Display & Open Day at SAPHIL House
Sun 28 Apr 10am-4pm (Open Day/Exhibition)
St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church – 25 Moore St
St Mary Magdalene’s Church: Alive to the Needs of the City
Sun 5 & 19 May 12-2pm (Open Day)
West Terrace Cemetery (Adelaide Cemeteries Authority) – 161 West Tce
West Terrace Cemetery by Night Tour
Fri 3,17 & 31 May 8pm (Guided Tour)
West Terrace Cemetery by Day Tour
Sun 28 Apr, Sun 12 & 26 May 10.30am (Guided Tour)
Whitmore Square – Morphett St
Adelaide Heritage Tours: South-West Corner
Wed 1 May 1pm (Guided Tour)