Historical Radio Society Of Australia

South Australian Group

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



Welcome to the website of the South Australian group of the Historical Radio Society of Australia (HRSA.) We are a fully affiliated group within the national organisation, which was formed in the Australian State of Victoria in 1982. Our South Australian group had its origins in the late 1980s and has steadily grown ever since. The National organisation has its own website, you can Click here to go to the new National Website.

First South Australian "Life Members" of the HRSA



Elizabeth and (the late) John Cox.

In 2019, just before the outbreak of COVID-19, our Immediate Past-President, Christopher Ratcliff called in to have a chat with Elizabeth and John, to find out a bit about them, and to take a few photos of their collection….…
Click here to take a look! Sadly, John passed away in February 2022.


Next Meeting:


Wednesday 9th November
12 Noon (for a 12:30 start)

MEMBER’S LUNCHEON
Formerly known as the "Retirees" Luncheon, it is open to non-retirees and partners of members
To be held at:
The Reepham Hotel, 273 Churchill Road, Prospect, SA, 5082


Sunday 27th November
1:00pm to 3:30pm
"ASTOR" BRAND RADIOS - "SHOW & TELL"
Members who have any model of ASTOR Radio are invited to bring them along and talk about their history, restoration and performance
To be held at:
St Cyprian Church Hall
70, Melbourne Street, North Adelaide, SA, 5007


Future Meetings:




Saturday 10th December
12 noon (for a 12:30 start)

CHRISTMAS LUNCH
Our annual Christmas Luncheon - Wives and partners are very welcome to attend
To be held at:
The "Maid of Auckland" Hotel
926 South Road, Edwardstown, SA, 5039


















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.