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Finalists Announced

Australian of the Year

 

Hetty Johnston AM Child protection activist

Senior Australian of the Year

 

Fred Hyde AM Philanthropist

Young Australian of the Year

 

Yassmin Abdel-Magied Engineer and social advocate

Australia's Local Hero

 

Juliette Wright Social entrepreneur

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2015 Queensland Australian of the Year Award Recipients Announced

24 October 2014

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)

Finalists announced for 2015 NSW Australian of the Year Awards

22 October 2014

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.

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.@yassmin_a in the hot seat for @ABCaustralia @BrokenYellow @ausoftheyear http://t.co/NIqJYbjM4R

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RT @LasekJeremy: Qld @ausoftheyear @hettyjohnston congratulated by King (Wally) . Congrats Hetty and all finalists #inspire http://t.co/qSa…

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RT @cludo1: Qld recipients Fred Hyde, Hetty Johnson, Juliette Wright, and Yassmin AbdelMagied. Nice work. @ausoftheyear http://t.co/dZffFwZ…

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Congratulations to all the finalists in the 2015 Queensland Australian of the Year Awards! http://t.co/E452YK0c8T

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