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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