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Get involved with the Great Book Swap

24 June 2014

Queensland Local Hero for 2014, Suzy Wilson, established the Indigenous Literacy Foundation (ILF), which works to raise literacy levels and provides books and literacy resources to remote communities across Australia. Like so many people who are recognised in our Awards program, Suzy's passion for her work is never ending and to raise funds the ILF is running The Great Book Swap challenge.

Nominations open for Australian of the Year Awards 2015

11 June 2014

One nomination is all it takes - Nominations now open for Australian of the Year Awards 2015 Nominate now at Nominations close 1 August 2014

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Looking for inspiration for your 2015 award nomination? Get to know the Young @ausoftheyear finalists from 2014

21 July 2014 a 5:14pm

Congrats to Australia's Local Hero 2014 @tlcforkidsaus @timconolan who took out EY Social Entrepreneur Of The Year last night. What a year!

18 July 2014 a 4:02pm

RT @ACNC_gov_au: Do you know a remarkable Australian? Nominations for Australian of the Year (@ausoftheyear) awards close 1 August. http://…

18 July 2014 a 3:59pm

RT @actgovernment: We want to recognise people who inspire us to do better. If you know someone nominate them for @ausoftheyear at http://t…

17 July 2014 a 10:07pm

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