The National Australia Day Council and everyone associated with the Australian of the Year Awards are saddened by the passing of 60 year old Mark Linfoot, who was awarded Tasmania's Local Hero 2014.
Role model, youth advocate and footballer Adam Goodes has been named Australian of the Year 2014 at the Australian of the Year Awards held this evening in Canberra. The Prime Minister, The Hon Tony Abbott MP, presented Adam with the Australian of the Year 2014 award in front of a large crowd gathered on the lawns outside Parliament House.
@LasekJeremy @greg256 @timconolan Sad news. Here's a pic from October 2013. http://t.co/mzcn1g10g3
Very sad to hear of the recent passing of Mark Linfoot, TAS Local Hero 2014. Learn about Mark's incredible life story http://t.co/jSWqSL8NWX
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