Historical Radio Society Of Australia

South Australian Branch

A Message from the President of the Historical Radio Society of Australia (South Australian Branch)



Welcome to the Website of the South Australian Branch of the Historical Radio Society of Australia (HRSA.) We are a fully affiliated branch of the national organisation, with the parent society formed in the Australian State of Victoria in 1982. Our South Australian branch had its origins in the late 1980s and has steadily grown ever since.

What's coming up?


Next Meeting:


Sunday 25th November 2018
A "Show And Tell" Day for Members:
Where: St. Cyprian Church Hall (at the rear of the Church), 70 Melbourne Street, North Adelaide
When: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Members are invited to bring a project that you have built (or are building) ; or a radio you are restoring; or any other radio/TV-related project and tell the audience all about it!
  • We have 8 time-slots of 15 minutes each (10 minutes for presentations and 5 minutes for questions from the audience)
  • Up to 8 members can present their projects - Maximum of 2 hours in total (1:30pm to 4:00pm including afternoon tea.)
  • Open to experts; beginners; and weekend warriors alike!
  • A chance to share your hobby with a like-minded audience
  • There will be prizes for the best (not necessarily the most technical) presentations, so anyone can enter.
  • Contact our Secretary, Victor Besz on 0414 620 544, or by email at: sec@hrsasa.asn.au if you'd like to be one of the 8 presenters.
  • Or you can use the "Contact Us" page of this website to book your slot
  • Either way, get in early and book now!!

The following meetings have been planned for the remainder of the year:

Saturday 8th. December – 11:30am (for a 12:00 start) - Our Christmas Lunch - At the "Maid Of Auckland" Hotel, 926 South Road, Edwardstown.
  • Bookings are now available - Cost is $15.00 per person (Subsidised by the club)
  • A special menu has been prepared which includes lots of choices for your Main Course; Dessert then Tea/Coffee to finish.
  • Members are more than welcome to bring their partners to lunch with us, at the same price.
  • Booking and Pre-payment in advance is absolutely essential. The committee needs to know your intention to attend by the end of November.
  • Payment can be made at the next 2 club meetings or you can pay by making a direct bank deposit.
  • If you choose this option, please leave your name or membership number in the "Details" box of your e-payment so that we can work out who you are.
  • The banking details are: BSB: 633 108, ACCOUNT NO:1502 53813, ACCOUNT NAME: “Historical Wireless Society of SA”.
  • After making your electronic payment, could you then send an email to Victor, or John (Treasurer) letting them know that you have made a deposit as this makes it easier to track them.

The information provided in this site is based on information supplied by the HRSA (unless otherwise specified), and is intended only as an introduction and guide to the HRSA for the range of available products, items and services for its own financial members.