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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Glenn Keys launches social housing project

9 February 2016

2015 ACT Australian of the Year, Glenn Keys, gets closer to his goal of helping people with a disability own their own home.


4 February 2016

The National Australia Day Council (NADC) advises the Australian of the Year Award does not place any restrictions on the business activities or personal choices of Award recipients.

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Sounds like we need a new Junior #ausoftheyear category. Go #IronBoyAU !!!

11 February 2016 a 12:35pm

RT @ANUmedia: 2016 @ausoftheyear and @ANUAlumni David Morrison speaks on the theme of taking nothing at face value. Think, analyse, test, c…

11 February 2016 a 10:56am

RT @ANU_Events: Commencement address with @VC_ANU, Simon Birmingham @Birmo & 2016 @ausoftheyear David Morrison starting now at…

11 February 2016 a 10:06am

"It's about hope." 2016 Young #AusoftheYear recipients Nic Marchesi & Lucas Patchett @OSLaundryAU @ABCTV

10 February 2016 a 6:26pm