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.
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)
RT @Ozlaureate: 'Have just discovered the laureates true role. Our job is to be contagious.' French #BolognaBookFair
Hey @RosieBatty1, you may have seen this... #Bankstown Public School "We All Say No" to domestic violence https://t.co/qkbH9NlEC7
Team #AustraliaDay @ausoftheyear @OzDay #ClowningForKids silly selfie @CommBank http://t.co/0sZyrH0sgc
You too @Drisanalg - looking forward to witnessing the rest of your journey as Young @ausoftheyear