SAPC Awards


2009 Results »

Best News Report in Print

NIGEL HUNT, Sunday Mail "Finks Declaration"

Best Feature in Print

PENELOPE DEBELLE, The Advertiser "I did the best I could.. it wasn't..."

Best News Photograph

MIKE BURTON, The Advertiser "700 to One"

Best Radio or TV Current Affairs Report

GRAHAM ARCHER, Seven's Today Tonight "Sands Finding"

Best Television News Report

MARGIE McLEW, Network Ten "Miller Death"

Best Radio News Report

NANCE HAXTON, ABC Radio "River Murray at one of its worst points..."

Best Sports Story In Any Medium

RICHARD EARLE, The Advertiser "Stadium Wars"

Best News Story In Any Medium

MICHAEL OWEN, The Australian "Lobbyist Bolkus headhunted for..."

Best Sports Photograph

SARAH REED, The Advertiser "Davis - celebration"

Best Community Report In Any Medium

KELLY KLAPPIS, Channel 9 A Current Affair "Asbestos Dumping"

Best Rural/Regional Affairs Report Any Med

KERRY STAIGHT, ABC Landline "All in the family"

Best Illustration/Cartoon In Any Medium

GEORGE ALDRIDGE, Independent Weekly "Liberal leadership"

» BEST NEWS PHOTOGRAPH

Winner: MIKE BURTON, The Advertiser
"700 to One"

Mike's Winning Entry

Other Entrants:
(highly commended are highlighted in blue)

  • KELLY BARNES, The Australian
    “Fredrick Toben”
  • KELLY BARNES, The Australian
    “Funeral of Daniel Thongjang
  • MIKE BURTON, The Advertiser
    “Where’s the Water”
  • KATE ELMES, Independent Weekly
    “Fault lines”
  • KATE ELMES, Independent Weekly
    “Lakes turn poison”
  • KATE ELMES, Independent Weekly
    Martin Hamilton-Smith”
  • LUKE HEMER, Messenger Community News
    “Pride and joy”
  • LUKE HEMER, Messenger Community news
    “Through the looking glass”
  • SARAH REED, The Advertiser
    “Aitken Heartache”
  • SARAH REED, The Advertiser
    “Rann”
  • MATT TURNER, The Advertiser
    “Evil eye”
  • MATT TURNER, The Advertiser
    “No worries”
  • ROY VAN DER VEGT, Messenger Community News
    “Homeless”