2023 SALIFE Absolute Best Awards Logo

Celebrating the absolute best of South Australia


14 category awards will be presented at the 2023 Absolute Best Awards.

South Australian Home of the Year


Archaea Architects – Kingswood
Craig Linke Bespoke Building – Beltunga
Finesse Built – Adelaide Hills

Presented by South Pacific Aluminium Windows and Doors

South Australian Garden of the Year


Mandalay House and Garden
Ray Brodie Cottage Garden

Presented by Adelaide Hills Sandstone

South Australian Designer: Home & Lifestyle

Alisa & Lysandra Interiors
Black Rabbit Architecture + Interiors
Carmel Siciliano-Klemm

Presented by Terrace Floors + Furnishings

South Australian Designer: Fashion & Beauty

Amplified Beauty


South Australian Product of the Year


Al.ive Body – Premium Kitchen Trio
Monforte Grande Reserve by Section 28 Artisan Cheeses
Prohibition Gin – Field Blend Shiraz Gin

Presented by Design Furniture

South Australian Artist of the Year


Ida Sophia
Jonathon Oxlade
Vincent Namatjira

Absolute Best Sustainability Award

Direct Collect
Nature Conservation Society of South Australia
Watervale Hotel – Regenerate Watervale

Presented by University Senior College

Absolute Best Social Impact Award

Adelaide Showgrounds Farmers Market
Restless Dance Theatre
The Goodside Project

Presented by SAHMRI

Absolute Best Luxury Experience

Beresford Estate
Stowaway Kangaroo Island
The Grace Villa at Eos by SkyCity

Presented by Out In The Paddock

Absolute Best Restaurant of the Year

Restaurant Botanic

Presented by Bird in Hand

Absolute Best Tourism Experience

Experience Coffin Bay
Southern Cultural Immersion
The Tailor Touring Co.

Presented by Flinders Foundation

Absolute Best Event of the Year

Adelaide Fringe
Gather Round

Presented by Village Gate

SALIFE Person of the Year

Heather Croall
Justin James
Taryn Brumfitt

Presented by SALIFE/Solstice Media

South Australian Brand of the Year

Fleurieu Milk

Presented by Brand South Australia

Partnership opportunities

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Amy Byars, Event and Partnerships Manager