The 2015 Australian of the Year, Rosie Batty, has welcomed today's announcement by the Prime Minister that the formation of a national domestic violence scheme be established and that the issue will be added to the COAG agenda.
2015 Australian of the Year - Rosie Batty (VIC) 2015 Senior Australian of the Year - Jackie French (NSW) 2015 Young Australian of the Year - Drisana Levitzke-Gray (WA) 2015 Australia’s Local Hero - Juliette Wright (QLD)
@Drisanalg @BrokenYellow sorry Drisana, audio doesn't cut in until captions start. Perhaps email amended speech?
Definitely the 1st national @ausoftheyear recipient speech in AUSLAN but surely not the last. Young AOTY @Drisanalg https://t.co/RqgykboXWu
@Drisanalg @auspost We'll follow this up.
RT @fionaldolan: 2 Young @ausoftheyear captured backstage in #CBR on #AustraliaDay eve. Who's next? #AustralianoftheYear http://t.co/RUMCa…