In April 2009 daylight saving in South Australia was extended on an ongoing basis. Prior community consultation established that South Australians value the extra daylight hours for sport, recreation and spending time with family, in addition to the business and trade benefits supported by business groups.
Future daylight saving periods in South Australia
2017/18 - 1 October 2017 to 1 April 2018
2018/19 - 7 October 2018 to 7 April 2019