Social activities
for members

Join us and have fun, meeting other members and socialising. See painting demonstrations and presentations. Enjoy supper and a chat. Make new friends. Visit art galleries.

Visits to the Art Gallery of South Australia

Members of the Burnside Painting Group are invited to come along to our monthly Special Interest Group guided tours of exhibitions and collections on display at the Gallery.

We meet on nominated dates at the rear gallery cafeteria at 10.20am.  Members who wish to attend are required to register by sending an email to, as numbers are limited.

Monthly visits to South Australian art exhibitions

Our monthly meets provide an opportunity for members to:

  • visit other Galleries and collections in and around Adelaide
  • discover the work of other artists and learn and be inspired by them
  • discover more about the art scene in South Australia
  • enjoy a coffee and chat with other members of the group

We meet at 10am on the 3rd Friday of each month unless otherwise stated. Check the activities calendar to see upcoming visits. If you would like to attend, please contact Thelma Harvey,

Plein Air Group

Like to do some sketching or painting outdoors? Why not join the Plein Air group? Plein Air outings are organised to take advantage of favourable weather. No restrictions, no absolutes. Simply sit and sketch or create an easel extravaganza!

If you would like to attend, please contact Judith Crowley, Facilitator, at or 0439 415 189.

Social Nights

Our social nights are very popular events for members. Held a few times a year, we have guest artists as speakers followed by a light supper. Check the activities calendar for upcoming social nights.

To see photos and details of our previous social activities, view our events archive.