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Australian of the Year

David Morrison AO
Equality advocate

Senior Australian of the Year

Professor Gordian Fulde

Young Australian of the Year

Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett
Social entrepreneurs

Australia's Local Hero

Dr Catherine Keenan
Youth educator

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27 July 2016 a 6:21pm

@damienjryan @AliceSpringsTC Surely there are some good 2017 nominees in there - be sure to nominate

27 July 2016 a 11:29am

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