The department proactively discloses all gifts and benefits offered to and/or received by our employees, to the value of $50 and over. The register is updated monthly and archived at the end of the financial year.

Gifts and benefits register 2018-19

Date Item descriptionDonorRecipient Estimated valueAccepted
7/03/2019 Lunch Mimecast and Dimension Data Will Luker $50 Yes
21/02/2019 2 tickets - Australian String Quartet 'Haydn, Winkelman, Sibelius' Concert Australian String Quartet Alexandra Hurford, Senior Adviser, Policy and Programs, Arts South Australia $170 Yes
13/02/2019 Educational Event Attendance Microsoft James Couper, Manager, Application Services, Office for Technology $234 Yes
13/02/2019 Educational Event Attendance Microsoft Mohamad Mcheimech, Senior Business Process Analyst $234 Yes
13/02/2019 Educational Event Attendance Microsoft Jonathan Waples, Analyst Developer, Office for Technology $234 Yes
11/02/2019 Invitation to Infrastructure Partnerships Australia Boardroom Lunch Justin Jamieson Ben Wilson $200 No
10/02/2019 1 ticket - Adelaide Festival Centre / Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Chinese New Year Concert Adelaide Festival Centre Trust Alexandra Hurford, Senior Adviser, Policy and Programs, Arts South Australia $100 Yes
30/01/2019 2019 International Women's Day Breakfast Event Finlaysons Lawyers Dr Eva Balan-Vnuk, Executive Director, ICT and Digital Government $135 Yes
10/01/2019 Lot 14 - welcome Chamonix, Cortex Interactive, expose, SecMatters Expose Heidi Hasting $50 Yes
1/01/2019 Ride, lunch and learn Iocane (Phil Helmling) Heidi Hasting $50 No
13/12/2018 Microsoft and Partners Christmas Celebration Microsoft Australia Nick Condon, Head of Digital Citizen Services $50 Yes
12/12/2018 Tinned goods hamper including jam, nuts, crackers Alan Pilgrim, DWS Nick Condon, Head of Digital Citizen Services $50 Yes
12/12/2018 Hamper Alan Pilgrim, DWS Eva Balan-Vnuk $50 Yes
11/12/2018 Digital Citizen Engagement and Executive Networking Lunch Salesforce Nick Condon, Head of Digital Citizen Services $60 Yes
7/12/2018 Hospitality at Australia v India Test Cricket match Adelaide Oval Stadium Management Authority Jim McDowell $50 Yes
5/12/2018 Invitation to University of South Australia’s corporate function at the 2019 Santos Tour Down Under’s ‘Down Under Classic’ on Sunday 13 January 2019 University of South Australia Dr Eva Balan-Vnuk, Executive Director, ICT and Digital Government $200 Yes
5/12/2018 2019 Palo Alto Networks VIP Christmas Celebration Palo Alto Networks Michael Billett $50 Yes
4/12/2018 Lunch and item take aways (coffee cup, laptop bag) ServiceNow Christine Lewis, Senior Manager Business Assurance and Support, Office for Technology  $75 Yes
29/11/2018 2 tickets to SOSA's opening night performance of "The Merry Widow" State Opera of South Australia Jennifer Layther, Director, Arts Programs, Organisations and Initiatives, Arts South Australia $140 Yes
29/11/2018 2 tickets to SOSA's opening night performance of "The Merry Widow" State Opera of South Australia Patricia Tomasi $140 Yes
19/11/2018 Dinner Esri Australia Gary Maguire $50 Yes
15/11/2018 SACOME AGM Lunch GFG Alliance Jon Gorvett, Executive Director, Intergovernmental and Diplomatic Relations $80 Yes
15/11/2018 Adelaide University E-Challenge Awards dinner Entrepreneurship, Commercialisation
and Innovation Centre
Patricia Tomasi $50 Yes
14/11/2018 Optus Executive Leadership Team VIP Dinner Optus David Goodman $75 Yes
8/11/2018 Attend Music SA's SA Music Awards Music SA Jennifer Layther, Director, Arts Programs, Organisations and Initiatives, Arts South Australia $85 Yes
7/11/2018 Microsoft and Microsoft Partners Christmas Celebration Microsoft Heidi Hasting $50 Yes
1/11/2018 Attended lunch and Tempation Catamaran Sailpoint and Insync Solutions Pauline Mansfield $70 Yes
25/10/2018 OzAsia Festival 2018 Opening Night (2 tickets 'Dancing Grandmothers') Adelaide Festival Centre Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $130 Yes
25/10/2018 Women in Leadership lunch KPMG Ruth Ambler, Executive Director, Cabinet Office $60 Yes
12/10/2018 Adelaide Chamber Singers 'Re-Imagine' Concert (2 tickets) Adelaide Chamber Singers Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $90 Yes
11/10/2018 Dinner invitation Optus Abhishek Singh, CIO, Office for Technology $95 Yes
9/10/2018 Australian String Quartet Australian String Quartet

Angela Salomon, Manager, Arts Organisations and Programs, Arts South Australia

$85 Yes
9/10/2018 Australian String Quartet Schubert Ledger Shostakovich Concert (2 tickets) Australian String Quartet Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $170 Yes
8/10/2018 Attendance at AICD Leaders' Edge Lunch: Directing South
Australia's Future
Prof Marie Wilson, Pro-Vice Chancellor, UniSA Business School Ben Wilson, Director, Economic Advice, Cabinet Office $120 Yes
5/10/2018 Invited as guest speaker for International Conference on managing Urban Cultural Heritage in Penang, Malaysia George town World Heritage Inc (GTWHI) Kristin Phillips, Principal Conservator Textiles, Artlab Australia $1,835 Yes
27/09/2018 2 tickets "Faith Healer" State Theatre Company Kate Griffith, Manager, Media and Communications, Arts SA $168 Yes
27/09/2018 2 tickets "Faith Healer" State Theatre Company Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $168 Yes
22/09/2018 2 tickets " A Time for Heroes - Masters Series 6 Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Sarah Bleby, Special Projects Manager and Research Officer, Arts SA $200 Yes
18/09/2018 Flight to and from Singapore Clarion Event Gail Fairlamb $1,100 Yes
12/09/2018 Attendance at Board Dinner ANI Board Jon Gorvett, Executive Director, Intergovernmental and Diplomatic Relations $80 Yes
12/09/2018 OZRI Ticket ESRI Australia Gary Maguire $295 Yes
12/09/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket

Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing

Katrina Channon, HR Consultant, People and Culture $80 Yes
11/09/2018 Tickets to Latino IndependDance Carnival La Bomba Latin Dance Crew Justine Kennedy, Assistant Director, Multicultural Affairs $90 Yes
7/09/2018

2 tickets Faith Healer

State Theatre Company Hannah Schultz, Director, Cultural Heritage and Assets, Arts SA $168

Yes

3/09/2018 2 tickets "Welcome to the Bright World". House of Sand Kate Griffith, Manager, Media & Communications, Arts SA $84

Yes

30/08/2018 1 ticket - ASO 2019 Season launch Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Becc Bates, Manager, Contemporary Music (St Paul's), Arts SA $80

Yes

28/08/2018 2 tickets "That Eye, the Sky" State Theatre Company Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $168

Yes

27/08/2018 Flights to and from Sydney to present at AI in government conference

IQPC

Peter Worthington-Eyre, Chief Data Officer, Office for Data Analytics

$350

Yes

25/08/2018 1 ticket Corporate box access The Bend Wilson Security Ian Ferguson, Assets and Contracts Manager, Arts SA $500 Yes
18/08/2018 2 tickets - Master Series - Romantic Rachmaninov Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $200 Yes
14/08/2018 2 tickets - "The Season" Country Arts SA Michael Hill, Manager, Arts Industry, and Belinda Powles, Arts Development Officer, Arts SA $60 Yes
14/08/2018 2 tickets - "The Season" Country Arts SA Jennifer Layther, Director, Arts Programs, Organisations and Initiatives and Stephanie Lord, Arts Development Officer, Arts SA $60 Yes
8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Jennifer Tirrell, Project Officer, Office of the French Strategy

$80

Yes

8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Alison Harvey, ICT and Digital Government $80 Yes
8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Alice Clanachan, Curator, Art Gallery South Australia $80 Yes
8/08/2018

City to Bay Entry Ticket

Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Jason Yin, Senior Analyst, Business and Performance $80 Yes
8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Deborah Holdsworth, Manager, HR System Automation, People and Culture $80 Yes
8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing John Stavrinakis, Manager, Finance $80 Yes
8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Sally Kaleta, Communications Officer, Government Communications $80 Yes
8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Ticket Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Ying Ying, Director, China Strategy $80 Yes
8/08/2018

City to Bay Entry Ticket

Office for Recreation, Sport and Racing Shadi Emran, Project Support Officer, Cabinet Office $80 Yes
8/08/2018 City to Bay Entry Office of Recreation, Sport and Racing Alex O'Keeffe,Cabinet Office $80 Yes
6/08/2018 1 ticket - Adelaide Film Festival Adelaide Film Festival Clare Tizard, Manager, Cultural Heritage, Arts SA $95 Yes
5/08/2018 2 tickets - "That Eye The Sky"

State Theatre Company

Kate Griffith, Manager, Media & Communications, Arts SA $150 Yes
5/08/2018 2 tickets - "That Eye The Sky"

State Theatre Company

Magda Whiteman, Manager, Capital Projects and Assets, Arts SA $150 Yes
4/08/2018 2 tickets - "The Mastersingers of Nuremberg" State Opera of South Australia Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $390 Yes
2/08/2018 Silk Scarf in blue gift box Chinese Investment Group Erma Ranieri, A/Chief Executive $50 Yes
26/07/2018 Executive Roundtable Lunch Optus David Goodman, Chief Information Security Officer $50 Yes
24/07/2018 2 tickets - "The Creditors" State Theatre Company Jennifer Layther, Director, Arts Programs, Organisations and Initiatives, Arts SA $152 Yes
24/07/2018 2 tickets - "The Creditors" State Theatre Company Kate Griffith, Manager, Media and Communications, Arts SA $152 Yes
24/07/2018 2 tickets - "The Creditors" State Theatre Company Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $152 Yes
19/07/2018 Executive Cyber Security Roundtable lunch Ivanti Pauline Mansfield $80 Yes
19/07/2018 Flights to Canberra for Digital ID Conference Terrapinn Nick Condon, Head of Digital Citizen Services $1,000 Yes
18/07/2018 2 tickets - "Joan" Vitalstastix Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, and Angela Salomon, Manager, Arts Organisations & Programs, Arts SA $70 Yes
15/07/2018 2 tickets - Sumi Jo "Made for Love" plus hospitality Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $230 Yes
15/07/2018 2 tickets - Sumi Jo "Made for Love" plus hospitality Adelaide Symphony Orchestra Jennifer Layther, Director, Arts Programs, Organisations and Initiatives, Arts SA $230 Yes
13/07/2018 2 tickets - "The Spinners" Far and Away Productions Alexandra Hurford, Senior Client Manager, Arts SA $66 Yes
12/07/2018 Breakfast SAP Fieldglass Nick Condon, Head of Digital Citizen Services, Jessica Pincombe, Senior Project Officer, Tina Ferguson, Manager, Innovation, Office for ICT and Digital Strategy $50 Yes
11/07/2018 2 tickets - "The Beginning of Nature" Australian Dance Theatre Jennifer Layther, Director, Arts Programs, Organisations and Initiatives, Arts SA $118 Yes
11/07/2018 2 tickets - "The Spinners" Far and Away Productions Michael Hill, Manager, Arts Industry and Finance, Arts SA $66 Yes
11/07/2018 2 tickets "The Beginning of Nature" Australian Dance Theatre Michael Hill, Manager, Arts Industry and Finance, Arts SA $118 Yes
10/07/2018 2 complimentary tickets to Flinders NVI Blockchain symposium Aron Hausler, Deputy Director Operations, New Venture Institute, Flinders University Leigh Tuckwell, Senior Project Officer, Office for Digital Government $190 Yes
7/07/2018 2 tickets - "The Sleeping Beauty" plus hospitality The Australian Ballet Peter Louca, Executive Director, Arts SA $400 Yes
7/07/2018

2 tickets - "The Sleeping Beauty"

The Australian Ballet Jeff Andary, Director, Arts Industry and Finance, Arts SA $400 Yes
6/07/2018 2 tickets - ''The Sleeping Beauty" plus hospitality The Australian Ballet Jennifer Layther, Director, Arts Programs, Organisations and Initiatives, Arts SA $400 Yes
4/07/2018 Dymocks gift voucher Editors SA           Cliff Edwards, A/Operations Manager, Digital Citizen Services $50

Yes