Celebrating the absolute best of South Australia
Thursday December 2 2021
About the Program
New for 2021, the SALIFE Absolute Best Awards celebrate the finest in South Australian food, drink, travel and design, as well as the individuals and businesses leading the way in their fields.
Awards will be presented across 10 different categories, beginning with a public nomination period September 27 to October 15, followed by a public voting period from October 27 to November 19.
The award winners will be announced at the SALIFE Absolute Best Awards gala event on Thursday December 2.
Entrants for each category are nominated by the public via the website. At the close of nominations, three finalists in each category are selected by an SALIFE panel. These three finalists are then presented for a period of online voting, with the winner decided by the public. Winners in each category will be announced at the SALIFE Absolute Best Awards gala event on Thursday December 2.
Award categories include:
New Product Innovative
South Australian Home
Food and Beverage Experience
Family Day Out
Absolute Best in Garden Design
Presented by Basket Range Sandstone Products
Absolute Best South Australian Home
Presented by South Pacific Aluminium Windows and Doors
Recognising the design and presentation of a standout residential home, with both interior and exterior design considered.
Absolute Best Regional Experience
Presented by Finsbury Green
Recognising the most outstanding South Australian tourism offering outside the Adelaide metro area.
Absolute Best South Australian Designer
Presented by Terrace Floors + Furnishings
Recognising an outstanding designer in the fields of fashion, interior or graphic design.
Absolute Best South Australian Artist
Presented by du Plessis
Recognising the most outstanding artist currently practicing in South Australia, with visual and performing arts both eligible.
Absolute Best Food and Beverage Experience
Presented by Maras Group
Absolute Best Family Day Out
Presented by Wallis Cinemas
Recognising the most outstanding family-friendly experience in South Australia, with facilities, consistency and service all considered.
Absolute Best South Australian New Product Innovation
Presented by Design Furniture
Recognising the most significant new product development in South Australia in the past three years, which has been revolutionary in its field.
Absolute Best Community Individuals
Presented by HenderCare
Recognising the South Australian who has made the most significant contribution to their community in 2021.
Absolute Best Luxury Experience
Presented by Bang and Olufsen
Recognising South Australia’s most outstanding provider of luxury accommodation, tourism, travel or dining experiences.
The 2021 SALIFE Absolute Best Awards gala event will take place on Thursday December 2, in the SkyCity Adelaide Ballroom, overlooking the Adelaide Oval and River Torrens.
The evening will be a celebration of South Australia’s finest food, wine and entertainment, with guests invited to enjoy premium beverages and a curated menu as the winners of the SALIFE Absolute Best Awards are announced.