On Friday 22 January 2016, the Australia Day Council of South Australia hosted its annual Australia Day Luncheon – the official launch of Australia Day activities in South Australia. The Australia Day Luncheon is a highly esteemed event which brings together the South Australian community to discuss National Identity and celebrate what’s great about Australia and being Australian. 

Each year, the Australia Day Luncheon is engaging, thought provoking and inspiring to those who attend. Many businesses and councils utilise the event to network, host key stakeholders, entertain staff or celebrate with members of their community. Individual tickets to the Australia Day Luncheon are $150 or $1430 for a table of ten.

The Australia Day Luncheon has hosted a range of speakers including; His Excellency General the Honourable Sir Peter Cosgrove AK MC, Former Prime Minister of Australia The Hon Julia Gillard, Dick Smith AO, Professor Patrick McGorry, Jonty Bush, Maggie Beer, Stephanie Alexander, His Excellency the Honourable Hieu Van Le Governor of South Australia, Dr Gill Hicks and Shanaka Fernando.

If you have any enquiries please contact the Australia Day Council of South Australia on (08) 8463 5436 or

Australia Day Luncheon 2016: Keynote - Shanaka Fernando