Meet your finalists for the 2024 Australian of the Year Awards

2024 AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR AWARD NOMINEES FOR SOUTH AUSTRALIA The 16 South Australian nominees are among 133 people being recognised across all states and territories. The South Australia award recipients will be announced on Wednesday 1 November 2023 in a ceremony at Adelaide Oval. You can watch the awards live online at The successful […]

Inspiring South Australian Women’s Award 2024

2024 Inspiring South Australian Women’s Award The Inspiring South Australian Women’s Award recognises an outstanding woman who has made a significant contribution to the community. The Award is jointly coordinated by the Australia Day Council of South Australia and the Office for Women. The Award is provided by Katrine Hildyard MP, Minister for Women and the Prevention […]

Inspiring South Australian Women – Tackling the Issues of our Time

In our fast-paced lives, we often forget to take the time to truly listen and learn from the remarkable women around us. Understanding their obstacles and the pivotal moments that led to their success is important. On Tuesday 5 September 2023, we had the pleasure of hosting the Inspiring Women of South Australia: Impacting our […]

Award for Leadership in Languages and Cultures

2023 Award for Leadership in Languages and Culture

  Do you know an inspiring young leader passionate about languages and cultures and who advocates for a multilingual and culturally diverse Australia? The Award for Leadership in Languages and Cultures recognises outstanding young people who have demonstrated leadership and commitment to advocacy for a multilingual and culturally diverse Australia. This Award is provided by […]

Uluru Statement from the Heart

This was a unique opportunity for people from all walks of life to gain a deeper understanding of the Uluru Statement from the Heart. 

Amplifying active citizenship across the regions

This January 2023 the ADCSA team allocated 28 Ambassadors to Councils across SA including one Ambassador travelling to Tasmania.  Collectively our Ambassadors traversed over 9500 kms to connect with communities across our stunning state. As an Ambassador for January 2023 these community leaders were part of a rich storytelling and connection experience – the sharing […]

Inspiring South Australians Announced at Australia Day Awards Ceremony

INSPIRING SOUTH AUSTRALIANS RECOGNISED FOR THEIR SELFLESS CONTRIBUTIONS   An individual’s generosity in assisting countless women find confidence and dignity through work after incarceration, to twin Ngarrindjeri brothers sharing their culture and helping the mental health of young people within their regional community, and a tireless advocate who has transformed the lives of children and […]

See yourself in the Australian story

See yourself in the Australian Story

In a first for South Australia, members of the public are invited to contribute videos and photos sharing stories about their South Australian community, culture or favourite landmark – as part of an elaborate screen display to feature in “Aus Lights on the River,” in January 2023. The innovative multi-media light, sound and visual show, […]