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Kristin Carson, SA Young Australian of the Year 2015, on Courage

15 April 2015

If I had to summarise in just one word what I hope young people in Australia today get more of, it would be courage.

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13 April 2015

Changing the world doesn't look like one person changing the lives of millions of people. It looks like millions of people changing one life at a time.

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RT @LasekJeremy: @Drisanalg @braamjordaan Fabulous news. Congrats to you both! Will we see a 2015 Young @ausoftheyear wedding?

17 April 2015 a 2:02pm

@smh #StaceyEden Sounds like a great @ausoftheyear nominee.

17 April 2015 a 1:57pm

Youth mentor & 2015 NT Young @ausoftheyear Chantal Ober for @nywAU #NYW15 http://t.co/2AJaM30BC7

16 April 2015 a 5:45pm

"If I had to summarise in 1 word what I hope young people get more of, it would be courage." Kristin Carson http://t.co/eDpJ3m3ZW5 #NYW15

15 April 2015 a 5:05pm