2023 SALIFE Absolute Best Awards Logo

Celebrating the absolute best of South Australia

2023 Category Award Winners

Meet the winners of the 2023 SALIFE Absolute Best Awards, presented by Brand SA. Honoured in a ceremony at the Adelaide Festival Centre, and to celebrate the winners – and the magazine’s 20th birthday – guests partied at a gorgeous event on the Festival Plaza.

South Australian Home of the Year


Craig Linke Bespoke Building – Beltunga

Presented by South Pacific Aluminium Windows and Doors

South Australian Garden of the Year


Mandalay House and Garden

Presented by Adelaide Hills Sandstone

South Australian Designer: Home & Lifestyle

Black Rabbit Architecture + Interiors

Presented by Terrace Floors + Furnishings

South Australian Designer: Fashion & Beauty


Presented by EOS by Skycity

South Australian Product of the Year


Prohibition Gin – Field Blend Shiraz Gin

Presented by Design Furniture

South Australian Artist of the Year


Vincent Namatjira

Presented by InReview

Absolute Best Sustainability Award

Watervale Hotel – Regenerate Watervale

Presented by University Senior College

Absolute Best Social Impact Award

Restless Dance Theatre

Presented by SAHMRI

Absolute Best Luxury Experience

Stowaway Kangaroo Island

Presented by Out In The Paddock

Absolute Best Restaurant of the Year


Presented by Bird in Hand

Absolute Best Tourism Experience

Experience Coffin Bay

Presented by Flinders Foundation

Absolute Best Event of the Year

Adelaide Fringe

Presented by Village Gate

SALIFE Person of the Year

Heather Croall

Presented by SALIFE

South Australian Brand of the Year

Fleurieu Milk

Presented by Brand South Australia

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