SA Region meetings are held at the Police Historical Society (Thebarton Barracks) Port Road, Thebarton, on the second Thursday of each month at 7.00 pm (Note – No meeting in January).

Calendar – Meetings & Social Events – 2017

 A.G.M September 14th, 7p.m. at Police Historical Society

The A.G.M. was held last Thursday and new Committee members were elected. The Chairman, Manfred Wojtasik stood down after 8 years and Andrew Bowe was elected as the new Chairman, with Tarina Cooper elected as the Secretary.

A copy of Manfred’s Chairmans Regional report is attached (follow the link below.)


During the meeting Assistant Commissioner Noel Bamford, acting on behalf of the  Commissioner, presented  20, 30, 40 and 50 year Badges and certificates.


The 2017 Border Incident Friday 24 November – Sunday 26 November


The 2016 Border Incident was held in Robe in November and the Border Incident Baton was handed over to Victoria to host the 2017 event.

The Victoria team have got on to the task early and are please to confirm that the 2017 Border Incident will be held in  Hamilton VIC, Friday 24 November – Sunday 26 November 2017.

Accommodation has been arranged at The Lake Hamilton Motor Village & Caravan Park where 12 ensuite cabins, 4 ensuite sites & 8 powered sites have been set aside.

These cabins and sites will be held for IPA up until 29/9/2017, being 8 weeks prior to arrival date.  Bookings for any remaining available sites or cabins can still be made after this date by members wishing to attend dependant on availability.

The park has offered a group discount of 10% to all IPA members for stay of 2 nights (no other discounts/offers applicable).

Individual members can phone to reserve their preferred cabin/site and make arrangement to pay 1 nights deposit via credit card (visa or m/card) or EFT to secure the reservation.

Individual booking cancellations deposits are refundable up to 14 days prior to arrival.  Full Group booking cancellation deposit refundable up to 29/9/2017.

If you are keen to attend this years event, please review the attached information, make contact directly with the park to make your reservation (remember to advise them you are with IPA) and please also advise of your intended attendance.

Lake Hamilton Motor Village&Caravan Park
8 Ballarat Rd
Glenelg Hway
Hamilton Vic, 3300

Tania&Gary Traynor
Phone 03 5572 3855
Reservations 1800 044 203

Please refer any inquiries to the members listed below:=


Andrew Bowe, Regional Chairperson/ Treasurer

0408797002 or Email:

or email:





Fred Wojtasik, Regional Vice Chairperson

0437799792 or email:







Tarina McBain  , Regional Secretary.








Minutes – Monthly Meetings

2017 SA Region July Minutes

2017 SA Region June minutes

2017 SA Region May Minutes

2017 SA Region April Minutes

2017 SA Region March Minutes

2017 SA Region February Minutes

2016 SA Region December Minutes

2016 SA Region November Minutes

2016 SA Region October Minutes

2016 SA Region AGM Minutes

2016 SA Region August Minutes

2016 SA Region July Minutes

2016 SA Region June Minutes

2016 SA Region May Minutes

2016 SA Region April Minutes

2016 SA Region March Minutes

2016 SA Region February Minutes

2015 SA Region December Minutes

2015 SA Region November Minutes

2015 SA Region October Minutes

2015 SA Region AGM (September) Minutes