Welcome to the Administration page for the Australia Day Council of South Australia. We hope the following websites and forms are of assistance to you.
If you have any questions please contact Bill on (08) 8212 3999 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Australia Day Ambassadors
The Australia Day Ambassador Program is an initiative that sees high achieving and proud Australians attend local Australia Day celebrations across the nation. In cities, regional areas and in the country, Australia Day Ambassadors volunteer their time and energy to inspire pride and celebration in hundreds of local communities.
- 2020 Registration Form – New Ambassadors
- Registration Form - Ambassadors
- Australia Day Ambassador Declaration Form
- Australia Day Ambassador Toolkit for Australia Day Event Organisers
- FAQ's for Councils
- Registration Form – Councils
- Ambassador Profiles
The Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards
The Australia Day Citizen of the Year Awards are proudly presented by the Australia Day Council of South Australia, the Major Sponsor San Remo and Media Partner Channel 9 and administered by local Councils across South Australia.
- Citizen of the Year Website (Check the Council Admin page for logos, marketing material etc.)
- Template for blank certificates
- Citizen of the Year Guidance
- Citizen of the Year Marketing Materials Order Form
- Citizen of the Year Awards Order Form
State Citizen of the Year Awards
An overall state award will be presented for each category of the Citizen of the Year Awards. This presentation will occur at Government House in the week prior to Australia Day, with presentations made by the sponsor and the Governor of South Australia. All councils are encouraged to forward their winner in each category to be considered for the overall state awards. The closing dates for the state nominations is 15 November 2019 and should be forwarded to the Australia Day Council of South Australia office.
Australia Day Templates
A range of templates has been developed for Australia Day Event Organisers to help with running a successful Australia Day event. There is no obligation to use the following resources - they are to assist if necessary.
Aussie Merchandise is a fundraising program conducted by the Australia Day Council of South Australia - a not for profit organisation. Funds raised from selling merchandise goes directly into funding our Australia Day events and programs
The Australia Day Council of South Australia has a LinkedIn Group for Event Coordinators to share ideas and resources from other Councils. Click Here for more information.
Resources for Event Organisers
The National Australia Day Council has created numerous resources to assist you in preparing for Australia Day events. Please see links below to helpful information
Australia Day Event Organisers Tool Kit
Australia Day is the largest day of national celebration. On Australia Day, 65% of the nation's population attend either an organised community event, or get together with friends with the intention of celebrating our national day. An Australia Day Event Organisers Tool Kit document is available through the Australia Day Council of South Australia. Please call (08) 8212 3999 or email email@example.com for your free copy.
Australia Day Events and Protocol
There are a number of ceremonial aspects to many Australia Day events which have become both a tradition and a symbol of our national day. Find resources about performing citizenship ceremonies, affirmation ceremonies, flag raising ceremonies, Welcome to or Acknowledgement of Country and more.
Planning Your Event
The planning and logistics of an event are the foundation to a successful day. In this section find information on Promoting your event, sponsorship, working with the media, risk management, photography, volunteers, evaluation and reporting.
National Australia Day Calendar
Tell us about your Australia Day event so it can be featured on the national calendar of Australia Day events. Events submitted are also forwarded to media outlets and emergency services for promotional and planning reasons.
Australia Day Performers
Please find below Acts that have contacted the Australia Day Council of South Australia for performances at Australia Day events throughout South Australia. Please note that these Acts do not come with our endorsement, it is simply a list for your information.