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Media unit

The Department for Education provides a strong and vibrant public education system which delivers benefits to all South Australians. Our vision is to build a stronger future for our children by making our state's education system world class.

The department's Media unit keeps the community engaged with public education through the media with the latest news on various initiatives and events including updates on:

  • preschool, primary and secondary education
  • key achievements of students and staff
  • general information about the department. 

The media is an important partner of the department. It helps us raise awareness in the community about the importance of school education, the value of learning and our high performing education system, its educators and students.

Keep up-to-date with the latest department media releases, statements, and breaking news via the following links.

Contacting the media unit

All media enquiries for the Education Department should be directed to the Department for Education Media Hotline on (08) 8226 7990. This is a 24 hour operating line for media enquiries. Media may also send requests through to Education.mediaunit [at] sa.gov.au