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Commonwealth Bank – major sponsor of the Australian of the Year Awards for 30 years

11 July 2008


This year marks the 30th year that the Commonwealth Bank has been the major sponsor of the Australian of the Year Awards.

"The Australian of the Year Awards celebrate the extraordinary spirit of Australians and provides us with an opportunity to highlight those Australians who make outstanding contributions to their community and the nation as a whole," Ralph Norris, CEO of the Commonwealth Bank said.

"The Commonwealth Bank is extremely proud of this long standing association.

"I encourage everyone to nominate someone for an Australian of the Year Award - someone who inspires us, challenges us and leads us as we work together to make Australia an even greater nation," he said.

Nominations for the Australian of the Year Awards are now open. Click here to nominate an Australian who makes you proud, or pick up a form from major sponsor the Commonwealth Bank.

Nominations close 31 August 2008.