Australian of the Year


Rosie Batty
Family violence campaigner

Senior Australian of the Year


Jackie French

Young Australian of the Year


Drisana Levitzke-Gray
Deaf advocate

Australia's Local Hero


Juliette Wright
Social entrepreneur

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Statement from the National Australia Day Council regarding Adam Goodes

30 July 2015

In 2014, the National Australia Day Council (NADC) selected Adam Goodes as the Australian of the Year in recognition of his strong leadership in many areas of Australian life.

Know an Australian worthy of attention? Nominate now for the 2016 Australian of the Year Awards

4 June 2015

Nominations Open Until 3 August 2015

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4 September 2015 a 9:07am

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