2015 Queensland Australian of the Year - Hetty Johnston AM (Cedar Creek) 2015 Queensland Senior Australian of the Year - Fred Hyde AM (Warwick) 2015 Queensland Young Australian of the Year - Yassmin Abdel-Magied (Sunnybank Hills) 2015 Queensland Local Hero - Juliette Wright (Camp Mountain)
The 16 finalists for the 2015 NSW Australian of the Year Awards include an Antarctic station leader, child advocate and adoption campaigner, medical innovator, actor, comedian and humour therapist, social media innovator and charity founder.
"This is for the kids." QLD #AustralianOfTheYear 2015 @hettyjohnston @BraveheartsInc
@braveheartsinc @Hetty Johnston AM is 2015 Queensland Australian of the Year for her work as a child protection activist. Congratulations!
RT @bvonow: Fred Hyde- this award makes me feel very humble because I could not have achieved much on my own @ausoftheyear
94 old Fred Hyde is 2015 Queensland Senior Australian of the Year. Fred has spent 30 years rescuing & educating abandoned kids in Bangladesh