History and Heritage Awards

Heritage 2 - Willunga

Our History and Heritage Awards recognise benchmark practice and innovation in design, as well as positive contributions to the promotion, conservation or understanding of our history and heritage. The awards also assist in raising awareness of design and heritage within our communities.

Nominations for this year’s History and Heritage Awards have now closed.

Awards will be presented to the winners at the Fleurieu Visitor Information Centre on 12 September 2020, however should the existing COVID 19 pandemic restrictions remain in place, we have planned an online alternative.

Categories for this year's awards were:

Restoration and conservation

For an outstanding project that involves sensitive conservation and restoration of a state or local heritage listed place or contributory item in the City of Onkaparinga.

Prize: $1,500

Additions

For an outstanding project that features sympathetically designed alterations and additions to a state or local heritage listed place or contributory item in the City of Onkaparinga.

Prize: $1,500

Adaptive reuse

For a project that involves outstanding innovation in adapting and reusing a state or local heritage listed place or contributory item in the City of Onkaparinga, with minimal impact on its cultural heritage, significance and setting.

Prize: $1,500

Traditional building skills

For the outstanding application of traditional skills and techniques while undertaking conservation and restoration of a state or local heritage listed place or contributory item in the City of Onkaparinga.

This award is intended for tradespeople who are applying and promoting traditional skills and techniques in building conservation.

Prize: $1,500

 

More information

Please contact Divya Bali Dogra, Development Policy Planner – Built Heritage on 8384 0552, email divya.balidogra@onkaparinga.sa.gov.au, if you require anyinformation on the History and Heritage Awards.