2018 SAE ATOM Awards Student Awards Presentation
Photo credit: NJ Productions


The 2019 SAE ATOM Awards Student Awards Presentation, where the winners of this year’s primary, middle and senior secondary school categories will be announced, is coming soon!

Created to acknowledge and celebrate the achievements of our next generation of media makers, this exciting event will include the announcement of this year’s winners and a screening of their incredible efforts on the big screen.

This event will be hosted by SBS news journalist Abby Dinham.

WHEN: Doors open at midday, Wednesday 13 November
(If booking to attend the facility tour [see below], please arrive before 11am.)
WHERE: SAE Creative Media Institute Melbourne
235 Normanby Road
South Melbourne, Vic.

The event is free, but seats are limited and bookings are essential.

Students, teachers, parents and friends are all welcome to attend the Student Awards Presentation.


This event will also include the announcement of the winners of the 1-Minute Film Competition 2019, Front Page 2019 and the student categories of the ATOM Photo Comp 2019.

This year, in association with SAE and SBS Learn, the Student Awards Presentation will be live streamed into schools across Australia and New Zealand, so students can watch live from their classrooms.

To ensure you’re ready to enjoy the live stream, either subscribe to our YouTube channel, like us on Facebook (preferably both!), or just watch through this website on the day.

The live stream of the presentation will kick off from 12.30pm AEDT (9.30am in WA; 11am in NT; 11.30am in Qld; midday in SA; 2.30pm in New Zealand).

Before the Awards kick off, there will be a free guided tour for students, parents and teachers around the world-class facilities at SAE Creative Media Institute’s Melbourne campus. If you wish to attend the tour, please be sure to reserve the correct ticket type and arrive before 11am. Places are limited.

Click here to view short clips of some of last year’s winner announcements.