Australian of the Year

 

Rosie Batty
Domestic violence campaigner

Senior Australian of the Year

 

Jackie French
Author

Young Australian of the Year

 

Drisana Levitzke-Gray
Deaf advocate

Australia's Local Hero

 

Juliette Wright
Social entrepreneur

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Australian of the Year Awards 2015 announced

25 January 2015

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)

Watch, Listen or follow the 2015 Australian of the Year Awards Live

22 January 2015

The nation’s most prestigious awards, the Australian of the Year Awards, will be announced on the lawns outside Parliament House on Sunday 25 January 2015. If you can’t make it to the Nation’s Capital to see the presentation in person, tune in and catch all the action live.

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RT @LasekJeremy: @RosieBatty1 first news conference after being named 2015 @ausoftheyear http://t.co/pr6ocnvrV1

18 minutes ago

RT @3AWNeilMitchell: It is a great decision to make Rosie Batty Australian of the Year. This will make a difference to the world

20 minutes ago

2015 @ausoftheyear recipients @RosieBatty1 @Drisanalg @GIVIT_Juliette @Ozlaureate & @TonyAbbottMHR @BenRobertsSmith http://t.co/KRumF8eATd

44 minutes ago

"Speak up when violence against women is trivialised... don't shy away from this uncomfortable topic." @RosieBatty1

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