Local Government's Night of Nights

About the Awards

The Local Government Professionals Australia, SA Leadership Excellence Awards Program recognises outstanding achievement and innovation in local government.  The association is pleased to present a program that not only recognises excellence, but contributes to the advancement and improvement of local government as a sector.


The overall aim of the Local Government Professionals Australia, SA Leadership Excellence Awards is to:

  • Raise the standard and quality of local government leadership and management across local government in South Australia.
  • Raise the profile of local government professionals
  • Recognise excellence demonstrated by local government professionals
  • Facilitate connections and sharing across local government

Benefits of nominating

The many benefits of being an Award nominee include:

  • Recognition of leadership, innovation, excellence and effort.
  • Boosting the pride and motivation of employees
  • Making network connections and sharing achievements with other local government entities
  • Reflecting on the goals, strategies and vision that led to the success of the project and using those insights to drive even greater success in the future
  • Showcasing the work of local government professionals and the sector
  • Public acknowledgment of finalists

Key Dates

The 2019 Leadership Excellence Gala Awards Dinner was held on Friday 17 May 2019  at the Adelaide Convention Centre.


> Download the Call for Nominations Brochure

> Download Data Collection form - Emerging Leader of the Year

> Download Data Collection form - all other categories 

> Download media kit for councils 

> Download media kit for sponsors 


For more information or to become an award or event partner please contact Rhiannon Grebenshikoff


Rhiannon Grebenshikoff
Manager Operations, Events and Partnerships

  e: admin@lgprofessionalssa.org.au
  p: 08 8291 7995

Past Award Winners

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Mailing Address:  5 Hauteville Tce EASTWOOD   Phone: 8291-7990   Fax: 8451-1568   E-mail: admin@lgprofessionalssa.org.au

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