Minister for Health and Wellbeing - Excellence in Public Health Awards

The Minister for Health and Wellbeing Excellence in Public Health Awards finalists reflect the diverse mix of initiatives and teams across metropolitan and regional councils in South Australia.
Thank you to councils that submitted an initiative for this year’s award. Each application reflects valued public health action by local governments for their communities.

Winners and highly commended councils will be announced by the Minister for Health and Wellbeing at an awards ceremony on Friday 29 October, as part of the LGA Annual General Meeting (AGM).

2021 Award finalists

Metropolitan finalists

  • City of Salisbury - From Big Things Positive Things Grow – Adaptive Program Delivery in a Changing World
  • City of Burnside – The Shed Programs


Regional finalists

Regional category

  • Southern & Hills Local Government Association – Community Wellbeing Indicators for Local Government
  • Wudinna District Council
    • Game On Wudinna! Eyre Peninsula Regional Games
    • Wudinna Apex Park – Integrated Recreation and Sports Activity Zone

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Further information

For further information about the Awards please email PublicHealthAct@sa.gov.au or contact Local Government Relations and Policy on 8226 6238.