Shipping and Passenger Lists

Immigration South Australia

surname * given name
Ships with passengers arriving in South Australia, usually at Port Adelaide, from the UK and Ireland up to 1850 and from Germany (Prussia) up to 1858.

Searching the databases

Select: Passenger arrivals to search all of the passenger lists for a particular person or family, or
Passenger lists to search for the full passenger list of a particular ship. If it made more than one voyage to SA and you don't want the first, the arrival date is required, or
Ship arrivals for the arrival dates and details of a particular ship, or all of the ship arrivals for a particular day (yyyy-mm-dd), month (yyyy-mm) or year (yyyy).

If you are unable to find a particular voyage, see our directory of other SA shipping & migration resources.

To better visualise the family you're researching, see these arrivals combined with births and marriages in our Pioneer Families database.

Shipping and passenger sources


Grateful thanks to all those who have assisted with additions and amendments.