APSEA-SA 2017APSEA-SA is a valuable opportunity to recognise and acknowledge excellence in the spatial industry in South Australia, celebrating achievement and promoting the spatial industry as an innovative and exciting prospect for investment study and employment.


Many congratulations to the winners of the APSEA South Australia awards 2017.


  • Spatial Enablement Award: Friends of Sturt Gorge for the Friends of Sturt Gorge Web Map
  • Innovation and Commercialisation Award: Aerometrex and Jacobs for the MetroMap
  • Technical Excellence Award: Michael Grear Surveys for the North Terrace Adelaide Tram Extension Survey
  • Environment and Sustainability Award: Department of Primary Industries and Regions South Australia for The 2016 Adelaide Hills and Northern Adelaide Plains Land Use Mapping
  • Small Project Award: Vinehealth Australia for the Project Boundary Rider


  • Professional of the Year: Greg van Gaans
  • Young Professional of the Year: Tom Jeffrey
  • Education Development Award: Stephen Fildes
  • Postgraduate Student Award: Iffat Ara
  • Undergraduate Student Award: Tasya Sarira
  • Women in Spatial Award: Georgie Cassar

We were thrilled to be able to announce that, following the success of the SA-only Women in Spatial Award, this award has been adopted for the national APSEA awards.

The 2017 South Australian winner, Georgie Cassar, will go forward to the APSEA awards 2017 taking place at the Locate conference in Adelaide in April 2018.