Australian of the Year

 

Rosie Batty
Family 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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Statement from Rosie Batty

28 January 2015

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.

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)

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RT @Ozlaureate: 'Have just discovered the laureates true role. Our job is to be contagious.' French #BolognaBookFair

35 minutes ago

Hey @RosieBatty1, you may have seen this... #Bankstown Public School "We All Say No" to domestic violence https://t.co/qkbH9NlEC7

1 April 2015 a 3:52pm

Team #AustraliaDay @ausoftheyear @OzDay #ClowningForKids silly selfie @CommBank http://t.co/0sZyrH0sgc

1 April 2015 a 12:07pm

You too @Drisanalg - looking forward to witnessing the rest of your journey as Young @ausoftheyear

31 March 2015 a 9:52pm