News Archive

Chief Operating Officer - Position Description

18 July 2016

We are seeking to engage a senior leader to fill the role of Chief Operating Officer (COO).

2017 Nominations Drive from Brisbane to Melbourne

4 July 2016

The 2016 Young Australians of the Year, Orange Sky Laundry founders Nic Marchesi and Lucas Patchett, are on a mission to find Australians doing great things in their community and worthy of nomination in the 2017 Australian of the Year Awards.

Nominate Your Local Heroes and Admirable Aussies for Awards

31 May 2016

Nominations for 2017 Australian of the Year Awards Now Open.

2016 Australian of the Year David Morrison reflects on ANZAC Day

24 April 2016

2016 Australian of the Year David Morrison reflects on ANZAC Day and says remembrance makes us who we are and reminds us of who we can be.

Chief Executive Officer position at the National Australia Day Council

12 April 2016

The National Australia Day Council is seeking applications for their Chief Executive Officer.

Vale Emeritus Professor Freda Briggs AO

7 April 2016

The National Australia Day Council is saddened by the passing of 2000 Senior Australian of the Year Emeritus Professor Freda Briggs AO.

Dr Catherine Keenan, Australia's Local Hero 2016 for National Volunteer Week 2016

11 May 2016

Volunteers are the lifeblood of the Sydney Story Factory. In the nearly four years since we opened, we’ve trained over 1,400 volunteers, around 600 of whom are currently active.

STATEMENT FROM THE NATIONAL AUSTRALIA DAY COUNCIL

4 February 2016

The National Australia Day Council (NADC) advises the Australian of the Year Award does not place any restrictions on the business activities or personal choices of Award recipients.

STATEMENT FROM DAVID MORRISON AO, 2016 AUSTRALIAN OF THE YEAR

30 January 2016

As the grandson and son of Veterans and a Veteran myself, I care deeply about issues affecting the Veteran community.

A statement from the National Australia Day Council regarding comments made by Catherine McGregor

27 January 2016

A statement from the National Australia Day Council regarding comments made by Catherine McGregor.