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Wednesday luncheon #4851 with Stuart Symons, Modernist Adelaide

This week lunch meeting will be held on Wednesday 12.30pm for 1.00pm at the... Ian McLachlan Room, Level 3, Western Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide

$27 if you book on our website - Welcome Desk price is $30. Includes Main Course, shared Cheese platter and Tea/Coffee, good company, great speaker and all done by 2pm!

Please book on our website by Monday May 10 11am to secure your place! Welcome Desk payment by Card only!




Guest Speaker Stuart Symons, Modernist Adelaide


Modernist Adelaide: Discovering our jet-age architecture


Stuart Symons Web



From a cult Instagram following to a series of sell-out tours and a bestselling book, Modernist Adelaide historian Stuart Symons is helping Adelaide better appreciate its mid-century heritage.


Stuart will share how his passion for our city’s modernist architecture has built a substantial online following, engaged thousands of people at his architecture tours and events, and culminated in the publication of the first large-scale book about Adelaide’s mid-century architecture.


Stuart will also reveal some of his favourite modernist buildings in Adelaide – from the well-known to those hidden in plain sight. This talk through time will appeal to anyone with a love of Adelaide’s architecture and design, history or just looking up and seeing the beauty in our everyday built environment.



About Stuart Symons

Stuart Symons is a mid-century architecture and design enthusiast who celebrates Adelaide’s modernist architecture online and through tours, exhibitions, publications and events. Over the past three years, more than 1700 people have attended 70 of Stuart’s architecture tours and events, and his book, Modernist Adelaide: 100 Buildings 1940s–1970s, has sold nearly 1000 copies. Stuart was awarded South Australian Emerging Historian of the Year 2019 for raising the community profile of Adelaide’s architectural heritage and bringing it to new audiences.


By day, Stuart is Head of Public Affairs, Communications & Planning at People’s Choice Credit Union. He is also Chair of the internationally acclaimed theatre company, Brink Productions, and the Australian Institute of Company Directors’ Tomorrow’s Director Committee.



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Please note the venue - Ian McLachlan Room, Level 3, Western Stand, Adelaide Oval, War Memorial Drive, North Adelaide




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Please note that $27 price is for web booking only - price at the Welcome Desk is unchanged $30

Event Properties

Event Date 12-05-2021 1:00 pm
Event End Date 12-05-2021 2:00 pm
Available place 46
Cut off date 12-05-2021 10:00 am
Individual Price $27.00
Adelaide Oval - Ian McLachlan Room
North Adelaide SA 5006, Australia
Adelaide Oval - Ian McLachlan Room

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