Australian of the Year

David Morrison AO
Equality advocate

Senior Australian of the Year

Professor Gordian Fulde
Doctor

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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Inspiring Entrepreneurs Across Australia

26 May 2016

2015 Tasmanian Young Australian of the Year is inspiring entrepreneurs across Australia

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13 May 2016

During Volunteer's Week, 2008 Senior Australian of the Year Brian Egan and his wife Nerida, who was also recognised as a finalist in Queensland, take a moment to reflect on the vital work their volunteers do for their charity Aussie Helpers.

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26 May 2016 a 10:11am

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25 May 2016 a 10:02am

.@salvos doorknock appeal this weekend & 2016 #ausoftheyear David Morrison encourages #Australia to give generously. https://t.co/QmPr9TG4Vs

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