Welcome to the website of
Royal South Australia Regiment Association
Members of The Association are former and serving members of the Royal South Australia Regiment (RSAR) and its predecessor units, namely:
10/27 Battalion Royal South Australia Regiment
10 Battalion Royal South Australia Regiment
43 Battalion Royal South Australia Regiment
27 Battalion Royal South Australia Regiment
1 Battalion Royal South Australia Regiment
27th Battalion South Australian Scottish Regiment
43/48th Infantry Battalion
10th Infantry Battalion
27th Infantry Battalion
43rd Infantry Battalion
48th Infantry Battalion
50th Infantry Battalion
Some members are from National Service and Citizen Military Forces (CMF) days, and some are current serving members of The Regiment (10/27 Bn RSAR). They regard serving their country and holding down a full-time job to be par for the course.
Former and serving members of these units are invited to contact The Secretary to discuss joining the Association with a view to renewing or maintaining old acquaintances.
The Association has branches in Adelaide and Mount Gambier, South Australia. The Metropolitan (Adelaide) branch meets regularly for lunch and the South East (Mount Gambier) branch meets every month in the evening. Functions of interest for members and their families are held throughout the year. (See our Newsletters or contact The Secretary for details).
To download a copy of The Association’s Constitution and Rules click here.
2013 Christmas BBQ: The Metro Branch Christmas BBQ will be at the Sturt Reserve, on the riverfront at Murray Bridge, on Sunday 15 Dec 2013. A free bus will be depart Keswick Barracks 0930 hrs.
Committee Meeting: Friday 31 January 2014, 12 Noon, RSL ANZAC House, Torrens Parade Ground.
Luncheon: Sunday 16 February 2014, 12 Noon, Royal Hotel North Terrace Kent Town. (Note change of schedule during 2014 from Friday to Sunday).
ANZAC Day Luncheon: Friday 25 April 2014, Queens Head Hotel, immediately following ANZAC Day March.
Committee Meeting: Friday 30 May 2014, 12 Noon, RSL ANZAC House, Torrens Parade Ground.
Luncheon: Sunday 15 June 2014, 12 Noon, Royal Hotel North Terrace Kent Town.
Annual General Meeting: Sunday 3 August 2014, 11 AM, Sea Rescue Squadron Barcoo Road West Beach, followed by luncheon.
Committee Meeting: Friday 26 September 2014, 12 Noon, RSL ANZAC House, Torrens Parade Ground.
Luncheon: Sunday 26 October 2014, 12 Noon, Royal Hotel North Terrace Kent Town.
2014 Christmas BBQ: Sunday 14 December 2014, location to be advised.
Beating Retreat: Photo’s of 9th Brigade Beating Retreat Parade on 30 November 2013 at Keswick Barracks have been added to the Picture Gallery. Click here to go to the gallery.
New Items For Sale: Regimental ties and Association polo shirts are now available for sale. To go to the Merchandise page click here. The Polo Shirt has an association badge woven into the fabric. Order yours now.
Range Practice Pictures: Pictures of Association members at the 10/27 Bn Range Practice on 22 Sep 2013 have been added to the Association album and 10/27 Bn album on the Picture Gallery page click here
RSAR History: A link has been added to the History page to enable download of a more detailed narrative of RSAR history. Click here to go straight to the narrative.
ARMY – The Soldiers Newspaper: Published by Dept of Defence - A link has been added to the Links page. (This is quite separate to newsletters published by RSAR Association branches.) To view ARMY click here.
ANZAC Day March 2013: To see a short video of the RSARA Group marching on ANZAC Day 2013 click here