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On Anzac Day

24 April 2015

On the Centenary of Anzac, Veterans' campaigner and 2014 ACT Senior Australian of the Year Graham Walker, tells us "Anzac Day is a day on which we might remind ourselves that the cost of war does not end with the warriors’ homecoming".

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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RT @pledgefornate: The 4 West Australians of the Year are in Karratha today. Meet them and hear their amazing stories #tourofhonour http://…

Today at 11:32am

RT @GIVIT_AUS: Tune into @612brisbane to hear @GIVIT_Juliette on how you can help families recovering from the weekend storms and floods. #…

Today at 11:32am

Great to see @BickmoreCarrie use her speech at @TVWEEKmag #Logies to advocate for #beaniesforbraincancer.

Today at 10:41am

@RNLifeMatters @MADforpeace sounds like a great @ausoftheyear nominee

2 May 2015 a 4:17pm